Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co

390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand  show map
 4 stars
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Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co is a 5-story hotel in the charming district at a close proximity to Hell's Gate, Rotorua Central Mall and Tamaki Maori Village offering inviting rooms and superb services. Featuring classical architecture, Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co was renovated in 2008.

The city center is 30 minutes' walk of the property.

The hotel allows quick access to mountains and forests.

Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Rotorua airport.

Rooms

Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co provides 133 guestrooms appointed with a personal safe, flat-screen television, a ceiling fan, complimentary wireless internet and a writing desk for a pleasant stay in Rotorua. The rooms look on to the garden. They also have a dishwasher, a small fridge and an electric kettle available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start their day with buffet breakfast served at the restaurant. Residents can try dishes of seafood cuisine at the restaurant. The sports bar serves refreshments, tea and coffee. Campbell's Restaurant and Chapmans Restaurant are located within 350 meters away.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs NZD 28 per person per night. 

Services

Cars and bicycles are available for rent on site.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include babysitting, cribs and a pool. The hotel offers a gym and a fitness centre to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   133.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Rotorua
    1.6 mi
Airports
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    4.8 mi
  • Tauranga City (TRG)
    33.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Rotorua Arts Village
    1.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    133

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Rooms and availability

Standard Suite
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 670 sq. feet
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Superior Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Queen-size beds
Size: 325 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Deluxe Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed or Double bed
    Size: 325 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Room facilities
      Executive Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 670 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co Rotorua location
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      Hotel Address:

      390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Rotorua
        1.6 mi
      Airports
      • Rotorua (ROT)
        4.8 mi
      • Tauranga City (TRG)
        33.8 mi
      Train Stations
      • Rotorua Arts Village
        1.5 mi
      • Bus stop
        1.4 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        133

      Hotel Awards

      New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRotoruaDistinction Rotorua Hotel & Co

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      Best Spa Hotels in New Zealand

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1.5 mi

      Places of interest

      • Whakarewarewa Maori Village - 1000 ft
      • Arawa Park Racecourse - 4000 ft
      • Waiariki Institute of Technology - 4300 ft
      • Scion Crown Research Institute - 1.5 mi
      • Rotorua District Council - 1.5 mi
      • Rotorua High Court, District Court and Family Court - 1.5 mi
      • Red Stag Timber-Waipa Saw Mill - 1.5 mi
      • Sir Howard Morrision Performing Arts Centre - 1.6 mi
      • Rotorua Government Gardens - 1.6 mi
      • Rotorua District Library - 1.6 mi
      • Rotorua Energy Events Centre - 1.6 mi
      • Rotorua Eat Street - 1.7 mi
      • Matariki Cultural Centre - 1.8 mi
      • Rotorua Lakefront - 1.9 mi
      • Rotorua Soundshell - 1.9 mi
      • Te Wananga o Aotearoa - 2.4 mi

      Train stations

      • Rotorua Arts Village - 1.4 mi

      Convention centers

      • Tamaki Maori Village - 1.4 mi

      Shopping areas

      • Rotorua Central Mall - 1.2 mi
      • Rotorua Museum - 1.6 mi

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve - 1700 ft

      Museums

      • Kuirau Park - 2.2 mi

      Parks

      • Rotorua International Stadium - 1.6 mi

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      • Whakarewarewa Hot Springs - 2000 ft
      • Polynesian Spa - 1.4 mi

      Local attractions

      • Mt. Tarawera - 1.2 mi
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      • Lake Tarawera's Hot Water Beach - 1.2 mi
        RotoruaNew Zealand
      • Hell's Gate - 1.8 mi
        State Highway 30, Rotorua
      • Lake Rotoiti - 1.2 mi
        RotoruaNew Zealand
      • Rotorua Museum - 1.6 mi
        Government Gardens, Rotorua

      Near the hotel

      • New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute - 2300 ft
        Hemo Rd, Rotorua
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          133

        Hotel Awards

        New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRotoruaDistinction Rotorua Hotel & Co

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in New Zealand

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        Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co

        Average guest rating

        8.2out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 21 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          3.2

          Very disappointed, for a delux room. certainly nothing like it. not much room to move. balcony, couldnt even sit out on it.

          Very poor in all ways

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          I liked the elegance of it but at the same time the relaxed,whanau orientated atmosphere.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          Location of the Hotel

          The lack of local tourist information in the rooms

        • Single
          9.6

          The friendliness of the staff.

          I was attending the Lions Convention and the hotel catered for the food. I was not impressed. I had buffet dinner on Friday, lunch on Saturday and "Banquet Dinner" on Saturday night and I have to say that the quality of the food was very poor. For a convention of this type I would not recommend this hotel. However I did not experience the food in the restaurant, which could have been a lot better.

        • Couple
          7.4

          Staff were pleasant & helpful. On site Japanese restaurant was very authentic and tasty food! Breakfast buffet was well stocked for European and Asian tastebuds. Room was of a comfortable size and was probably last refurbished 5-7yrs ago. Little to nil road noise in our room.

        • Couple
          7.8

          Spa Pools, good Service (light bulb broken in room, fixed in 30 min. ), good food options in hotel, very good explained

          silikon joints in bathroom looked moldy, lighting around pool area filled with flies (guess thats normal around that time of the year in rotorua)

        • Couple
          7.8

          We stayed at the Distinction Hotel Rotorua almost 2 years ago and it was so nice to see Victor still working there. It goes to show how much the good quality staff enjoy working at the Distinction. I love the entry, the room (marble bath, 2 luxurious Queen sized beds and comfy pillows, This place is full of suprises and I just love wondering around not knowing what you will find next (Kowhai Restaurant, Pavilion Restaurant, Mr Yakitoris Bar, Cave Spa - best facilities by far). The Maori Staff there are super-friendly and helpful. We felt we were being looked after (not ignored or harassed) and that the staff are genuinely pleased to see us. They go out of their way to help and made me feel at home :)

          Maybe better air-conditioning was a bit too hot for us?? This place is Rotorua's best kept luxury accommodation secret. I am reluctant to spread the word in case it becomes so popular, I miss out on a room next time! Overall, I am still very impressed with value for money your hotel offers and we definitely look forward to seeing you on our next visit to Rotorua :)

        • Couple
          9.6

          We loved everything, gym, spa, pool, breakfast. It was one of the most luxurious hotels i have ever stayed in

          It was a little hot in our room with the windows open and the fan on but we still enjoyed it soooo much.

        • Family with children
          6.6

          size of the room - big enough for a family of 4

          the room was too hot. Second time room was next to road - too noisy

        • Family with children
          8.2

          We loved Mr Yakatori Restaurant. The beds and pillows were extremely confortable, probably the best I have ever slept in in a Hotel. The rooms warm & quiet and no air conditioner going. The Front Desk staff vwere very polite and friendly.

          The Housekeeping staff were a little under par. We had to ask three times for extra pillows to be brought to our room. We had very noisy "Netball" girls on our 3rd Floor, noise up until 3.30am. The Sauna was not working properly, only half the bars heat up. We also asked for Bath Robes, but there were not any available. Maybe you need to purchase more?

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          I like the food it was soo soo good

          No one actually informed me of my package messed it all up and then told me I wasn't suppose to drink the wine as my complimentary bottle as it was the wrong one all so the spa could do with some for of ventilation and the locks to be working

        • Couple
          7.8

          1.The cleaning need to be improved, we saw a rubbish beside the chair when we get into the room. 2. The breakfast is same as 3 years ago, we want to see some differences next time :) Thanks Jerry

        • Older travelers
          8.0

          The staff were very good at their jobs/with a nice smile & hello

          No complaints .. will stay there again

        • Family with children
          10.0

          We enjoyed ourselves incalculably. Distinction customer service was superb. The whole staff from reception, room service to the dining area staff were amicably cheerful and respectful. The facilities were excellent and the family room was even better.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          The breakfast buffet was horrible. My family members are curious about the origin of the food. All the food seemed over the expiry date. Almost nothing to eat except fried eggs. I should have chosen other hotel.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Co Rotorua location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Rotorua
          1.6 mi
        Airports
        • Rotorua (ROT)
          4.8 mi
        • Tauranga City (TRG)
          33.8 mi
        Train Stations
        • Rotorua Arts Village
          1.5 mi
        • Bus stop
          1.4 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          133

        Hotel Awards

        New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRotoruaDistinction Rotorua Hotel & Co

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in New Zealand

        Use Badge