Get an overview of this hotelLuxury hotel with 4 spa tubs and full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities

Location

Situated in Rotorua, this luxury hotel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Te Amorangi Museum and within 6 mi (10 km) of Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest and Mokoia Island. Whakarewarewa: The Living Maori Village and Rotorua Central Mall are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a full-service spa, this hotel has a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a sauna, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 30 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and 24-hour room service. LCD TVs with cable channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort features a full-service spa, 4 spa tubs, an outdoor pool, and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

2 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of spa tubs - 4 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference center 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Mokoia Restaurant - This fine-dining restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

4 spa tubs are on site along with an outdoor pool. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna.

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

  • Fishing on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 

Spa Services

Wai Ora Spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, massages, and facials. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Union Pay

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 7.50 and NZD 21.50 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Wai Ora
  • Wai Ora Lakeside
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Resort
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort Rotorua
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Rotorua
  • Wai Ora Resort
  • Wai Ora Spa
  • Wai Ora Spa Resort
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Hotel

We should mention

Pool access available from 8 AM to 11 PM.Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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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