Novotel Rotorua Lakeside

Rated 7.5 in 3592 reviews. 185 rooms.


Check in to 4.5-star comfort with the lake at your doorstep at Novotel Rotorua Lakeside Hotel. Rejuvenate in the spa's natural geothermal mineral pools and experience a delicious Maori hangi at Matariki.

Centrally located on the shores of Lake Rotorua, Novotel Rotorua Lakeside features a restaurant, a fitness centre, a geothermal spa and hot pools.

Novotel Rotorua is in the heart of the city and provides guests with easy access to shopping, dining and entertainment outlets. Guests can relax with a walk around the lake or enjoy a fun day with the many activities on offer in Rotorua.

Atlas Café and Restaurant offers buffet breakfast and dinner and a la carte lunch. Clarks Bar offers a bar snack menu, classic cocktails, local beers and wine and an extensive range of spirits.

All air-conditioned rooms have a 42-inch flat-screen TV with 57 cable channels. Each room includes a large work desk, ironing facilities and tea and coffee making facilities, slippers and bathrobe.

Novotel Rotorua is a 10-minute walk from the Polynesian Spa, a 5-minute walk from the QE Health Wellness & Spa and a short drive from many activities and geothermal sites.

Spa Facilities

  • Heated pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Fitness
  • Kids' pool
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Hot spring bath

Available Rooms

2 guests




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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Novotel Rotorua Lakeside

  1. Picnic Cafe

    The French toast and crepe style pancakes are amazing!

    60 m from hotel
    1174 Whakaue Street

  2. Rotorua Lakefront

    Nice view, place to relax

    70 m from hotel
    Lakefront Dr

  3. BREW | Craft Beer Pub

    Try the local Croucher beers here

    112 m from hotel
    1103 Tutanekai St

  4. Eat Streat

    go to the fat dog - its great !

    126 m from hotel
    Tutanekai St

  5. Indian Star

    This was one of the best Indian places I've ever been. Beautiful food, great quantities and friendly staff. Have to go back!

    141 m from hotel
    1118 Tutanekai St

  6. Ali Baba's Tunisian Cuisine

    They serve halal pizza here. Smell delicious. Can't wait to try :)

    247 m from hotel
    1146 Tutanekai St

  7. Rotorua Information Centre

    Very helpful staff and good info point.

    396 m from hotel
    1167 Fenton St.

  8. Sabroso

    Amazing service and delish food. Get a carafe of margarita and toquitos to start.

    399 m from hotel
    1184 Haupapa St

  9. Kuirau Park

    Soak your feet in the free footbath over looking the lake. Well worth it.

    0.5 km from hotel
    Kuirau St

  10. Yamato Japanese Restaurant

    Best Japanese food I've had in NZ. Try the battered calamari and prawns

    0.5 km from hotel
    1123 Pukutua St

  11. Government Gardens

    Don't forget to explore the stunning gardens and activities along the left hand side as you walk down the drive.

    0.6 km from hotel
    Queens Dr.

  12. Tamaki Maori Experience

    This is the registration and ticket office, you get buses to and from your hotel to the actual village as part of the experience. Do it, it's great.

    0.7 km from hotel