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Rotorua overview

Rotorua is a friendly locale distinct for its rich culture and hot springs. If you're visiting during colder months, enjoy activities such as sledding during your stay. You can easily spend a relaxing day in Rotorua visiting Government Gardens and Kuirau Park. And while you're here, be sure to stop by Rotorua Night Market and Rotorua Central Mall.

Where to stay in Rotorua

A welcoming city for all, Rotorua has a variety of hotels to choose from. There are 121 hotels in Rotorua and you can shop as many as 114 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 40%. We have room prices as low as 13 USD per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Rotorua as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 25 5-star hotels from 75 USD per night
  • • 71 4-star hotels from 58 USD per night
  • • 25 3-star hotels from 46 USD per night
  • • 6 2-star hotels from 13 USD per night

How to get to Rotorua

Fly into Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional), 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the heart of Rotorua.

What to see around Rotorua

Fun excursions can include a visit to:
  • • Government Gardens Golf
  • • Racing Rotorua
  • • Springfield Golf Club
  • • Rotorua Golf Club
  • • Rotorua International Stadium
Known for its attractions including:
  • • Skyline Rotorua
  • • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park
  • • Agroventures
  • • Wingspan National Bird of Prey Centre
  • • Zorb
The area's cultural scene stands out, and these are some places to visit:
  • • Rotorua Arts Village
  • • Tamaki Maori Village
  • • Rotorua Museum
  • • Te Puia New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute
  • • Mitai Maori Village
The area is recognized for its natural setting, offering these places to visit:
  • • Government Gardens
  • • Kuirau Park
  • • Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest
  • • Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve
  • • Mount Ngongotaha
Recommended places to see include:
  • • Rotorua Night Market
  • • Rotorua Central Mall
  • • Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre
  • • Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre
  • • Polynesian Spa

When to visit Rotorua

Wondering what time of year to travel or what clothes to pack? Here are some seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 77°F day, 52°F night
  • • April-June: 70°F day, 41°F night
  • • July-September: 64°F day, 40°F night
  • • October-December: 75°F day, 46°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 9.37 inches
  • • April-June: 12.72 inches
  • • July-September: 12.24 inches
  • • October-December: 7.99 inches

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