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4.3 out of 5

"Nice big, clean room and helpful staff. Overall enjoyable " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 22 Oct 2020

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Rotorua awaits you at Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre. You'll be 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Tamaki Maori Village and 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, 4 spa tubs, and an outdoor swimming pool.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with cable channels, and all 133 rooms feature free WiFi, free wired Internet, and in-room childcare. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining convenient. Coffee/tea makers, ceiling fans, and safes are also available.

The restaurant, Mr Yakitori, serves Japanese cuisine and is open for dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the sauna, kids' swimming pool, and pool loungers. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a conference center, and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of free valet parking.

With a stay at this 4-star Rotorua hotel, you'll be 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Polynesian Spa and 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from Rotorua Hospital.

Standard Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
NZ$112* Per night/room 14 Feb. - 15 Feb.

Deluxe King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre ratings based on 210 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre

Everyone (92) Couples (61) Family (57)
2 out of 5
Room a little dusty and no towels in bathroom. Air conditioning not working. Not very impressed

Posted by , from Dunedin on 13 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Dec. 2020

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4 out of 5
Nice big, clean room and helpful staff. Overall enjoyable

Posted by on 22 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5
Lovely clean rooms and very friendly staff, would totally recommend.

Posted by , from Wellington on 16 Jul. 2020

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4 out of 5
Great location nice rooms good staff OK buffet breakfast but overall good place to stay

Posted by on 12 Jul. 2020

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3 out of 5
Pool was great bed was comfy air conditioning unit running outside my unit all night was not great

Posted by , from Auckland on 5 Jun. 2020

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3 out of 5
Standard room as expected ... was tired which told was why standard rate. Beds were possibly past best with one 'banana like' and both very very soft. Fan was noisy. Clearly a conference and tour bus place ... no Rotorua guides or maps in room or foyer. Have classic car, parking only on street outside or carpark well away from.rooms... very visible on main road into rotorua - no cctv ... felt very open and unsafe

Posted by , from Wellington on 19 Feb. 2020

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About the Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre

Location 390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, 3201

Property Features

As a guest of Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre, you'll find 4 spa tubs, an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a children's pool. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the family-friendly Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre. Self parking and valet parking are free. This 4-star Rotorua hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 133 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) (8.5 km / 5.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre offers 133 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. 43-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

Mr Yakitori - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only.

The Pavilion - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Kowhai - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

D Bar - This restaurant serves dinner only.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 9:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 50.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. <

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are not cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property is not currently implementing any guest safety measures
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 50 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 28 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 100 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • DISTINCTION HOTEL
  • DISTINCTION HOTEL ROTORUA
  • Distinction Rotorua
  • DISTINCTION ROTORUA HOTEL
  • HOTEL DISTINCTION
  • HOTEL DISTINCTION ROTORUA
  • ROTORUA DISTINCTION
  • ROTORUA DISTINCTION HOTEL
  • Distinction Rotorua Conference
  • Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre Hotel
  • Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre Rotorua
  • Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre Hotel Rotorua

National Rating

This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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