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


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 will also find flat-screen TVs, room service, and coffee makers.

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 high-speed 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 multilingual staff. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Princes Gate Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • 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 - 3 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


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

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Memories Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

The Club - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

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.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 10 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 15.00 per night.


  • 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators


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 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 10 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 15.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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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