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4.4 out of 5

"Loved the room view to the lake and all the facilities the resort offered e.g tennis courts, kayaks, charter etc.... Very peaceful and relaxing atmosp ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 27 Sep 2020

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Mourea awaits you at VR Rotorua Lake Resort. You'll be steps from Lake Rotoiti and 4.6 km (2.9 mi) from Okere Falls Scenic Reserve. Highlights at this boutique hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

LCD TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 42 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, iPod docks, and separate bathtubs and showers. Refrigerators and room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. You'll find nice touches like soaking tubs, bathrobes, and free toiletries to enhance your stay. Coffee/tea makers, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

The restaurant, The Grill, is open for breakfast and dinner. The Bar is the hotel's own bar. Enjoy the fitness center, outdoor tennis court, and sauna as well as access to boat tours. Business amenities include a meeting room and a business center. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Buffet breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 10 AM. There's also extended parking, along with the convenience of a free airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 20-minute drive of this 4.5-star Mourea hotel include Polynesian Spa and Skyline Rotorua.

King Room, Garden View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$99* Per night/room 27 Oct. - 28 Oct.

King Room, Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room, Lake View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Suite with Spa

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room, Garden View

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

VR Rotorua Lake Resort ratings based on 447 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for VR Rotorua Lake Resort

Everyone (215) Couples (176) Business (2) Family (53) Other (1)
5 out of 5
Loved the room view to the lake and all the facilities the resort offered e.g tennis courts, kayaks, charter etc.... Very peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. Buffet breakfast was awesome. Will definitely stay again.

Posted by on 27 Sep. 2020

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28 Sep. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we are glad to hear that your stay with us was a memorable one! We look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort in the near future. Regards, VR Rotorua Team

5 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Sep. 2020

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10 Sep. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thanks for your perfect rating and we look forward to welcome you back in near future. Regards, VR Rotorua Team

5 out of 5
Lovely Property, friendly service. Highly recommended

Posted by , from Kawakawa Bay on 7 Aug. 2020

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8 Aug. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend us to a friend. We hope to welcome you back to the property in the near future. Take care . Regards, VR Rotorua Team

4 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Jul. 2020

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2 Aug. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thanks for your rating and we look forward to welcome you again in near future. Take care . Regards, VR Rotorua Team

4 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Jul. 2020

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11 Jul. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thanks for rating our Resort . we look forward to welcome you again in near future. Take care . Regards, VR Rotorua Team

5 out of 5
Lovely room. Extremely comfortable beds. Very happy

Posted by , from Auckland on 11 Jul. 2020

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11 Jul. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for giving us a perfect rating . We are sure our entire staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. Take care! Regards, VR Rotorua Team

5 out of 5
It's in an amazing location, staff are really helpful. Very clean and nice designed rooms.

Posted by , from Auckland on 28 Jun. 2020

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1 Jul. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review and for choosing our Resort. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you again as a guest in our property . Regards, VR Rotorua Team

4 out of 5
Fantastic location, with beautiful views over the lake.

Posted by , from Auckland on 23 Jun. 2020

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1 Jul. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review and for choosing our property. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you again as a guest in our Property. Regards, VR Rotorua Team

4 out of 5
Great service couple of minor issues but rectified immediately. No problems

Posted by , from Nz on 18 Jun. 2020

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22 Jun. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thanks for you rating and we look forward to welcome you again in near future. Regards, VR Rotorua Team

5 out of 5
Lake view from bedroom, big comfy bed , great food and atmosphere

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2020

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10 Jun. 2020 by VR Rotorua Team

Dear Valued Guest, Thanks for giving us perfect rating . We look forward to welcome you again in near future. Take care . Regards, VR Rotorua Team

About the VR Rotorua Lake Resort

Location 366 State Highway 33, Mourea, 3074

Property Features

As a guest of VR Rotorua Lake Resort, you'll find an outdoor pool, an outdoor tennis court, a sauna, and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. Business amenities include a business center and a meeting room. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the luxury VR Rotorua Lake Resort. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available 24 hours). Free self parking is available. This 4.5-star Mourea hotel is smoke free.

  • 42 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge) , Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) (7.7 km / 4.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle; area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking; extended parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

VR Rotorua Lake Resort offers 42 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. 30-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Deep soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

The Grill - This restaurant serves breakfast, dinner, and light fare.

The Bar - Onsite bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

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. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

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)
  • Extended parking fee: NZD 10 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Amora Lake
  • Amora Lake Okawa Bay
  • Amora Lake Okawa Bay Mourea
  • Amora Lake Resort
  • Amora Lake Resort Okawa
  • Amora Lake Resort Okawa Bay Mourea
  • Amora Resort Okawa Bay
  • Lake Amora
  • Okawa Bay Lake Resort
  • VR Rotorua Lake Resort
  • VR Resort
  • VR Rotorua Lake
  • VR Rotorua Lake Resort Hotel
  • VR Rotorua Lake Resort Mourea
  • VR Rotorua Lake Resort Hotel Mourea

You should know

  • VR Rotorua Lake Resort offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.

National Rating

This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus.

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