Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and 3 outdoor pools

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
Business centre
Laundry facilities

A luxury stay in the heart of Rotorua awaits you at Princes Gate Hotel. Within steps you'll find Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre and Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre. Highlights at this family-friendly hotel include 2 restaurants, 3 outdoor swimming pools, and a full-service spa.

LCD TVs with digital channels are featured in all 50 individually decorated rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, in-room childcare, and coffee/tea makers. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and room service. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Additionally, free newspapers, free local calls, and hair dryers are available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Princes Gate Hotel features a full-service spa, 3 outdoor swimming pools, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. 6 meeting rooms are available. This Victorian hotel also offers a children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a nightclub. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Princes Gate Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Garden 
  • Year Built 1897 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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

Parking

Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge), Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) (9 km) 
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle 
  • Parking: Free self parking; valet parking available for a surcharge 

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • LCD TV 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Heating 
  • Desk 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Memories Restaurant - This poolside restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

The Club - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Gate Bar - This bar serves light fare only. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an indoor pool. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a spa tub, a sauna, and a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open daily. Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Sauna in spa 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 10 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 4 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 50.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 15.00 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Union Pay

No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 6.50 and NZD $30.00 for adults, NZD 15 and NZD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 30 per person (one way)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 10 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 15.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Princes Gate
  • Princes Gate Hotel
  • Princes Gate Hotel Rotorua
  • Princes Gate Rotorua
  • Princes Gate

We should mention

One child 4 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of the World.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.


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