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

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Business center

Location

This family-friendly Rotorua hotel is located near the airport, within a 5-minute walk of Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre, Government Gardens, and Tamaki Maori Village. Rotorua Arts Village and Rotorua Museum are also within 5 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a spa tub, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 50 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. Guests can appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, and other amenities include room service and LCD TVs.

 Guest Highlights

  • Comfortable rooms
  • Central location
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Helpful staff
  • Guestrooms weren't very spacious

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool and a children's pool, Princes Gate Hotel provides a spa tub and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site 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 library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Princes Gate Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference center 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor 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 pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • 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

Parking

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

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • 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 Things to Do

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

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 

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 5 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 25 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 5 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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