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Address: 178 Fairy Springs Rd, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
Phone Number: +(64)73470027
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09:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 23:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Famous for a reason, Skyline Rotorua is your ticket to an unforgettable...

Famous for a reason, Skyline Rotorua is your ticket to an unforgettable holiday.

Begin your day with a tranquil Gondola ride up Mt Ngongotaha overlooking Lake Rotorua then wind your way down via the Luge or if you prefer to descend by mountain bike, weave your way through one of the newly created Gravity Park trails.

Get the adrenalin pumping even more on the Zoom Zipline and the Sky Swing. Or for a more relaxed approach take a stroll through the stunning nature trails with informative and interactive panels along the way.

Left feeling a little peckish? Head to the Food Market Kitchen or the Stratosfare Restaurant & Bar to fuel up again. While you’re there, why not also pop into the Volcanic Hills Wine Tasting Room and Winery while the kids explore the Jelly Belly Gallery and Store.

Finish the day with an out-of-this world experience during Skyline’s Stargazing tour. It’ll have you exploring constellations and discovering planets invisible to the naked eye, at one of the top eight stargazing locations in New Zealand.

The Skyline Rotorua complex is just 5 minutes’ drive from central Rotorua, sitting atop Mt Ngongotaha providing unsurpassed views of New Zealand’s coolest hot spot. This is an all-weather must do attraction suitable for all ages. Open 365 days a year from 9am to late.

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We went to the skyline restaurant for a date night a while back it was amazing loved everything one thing that disappointe me is the fact that the other people dressed so casual I... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to the skyline restaurant for a date night a while back it was amazing loved everything one thing that disappointe me is the fact that the other people dressed so casual I feel like it shows respect to the restaurant and chef that when you pay for such a good quality food you dress the part. I would... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The gondola ride provides you a fantastic view of Rotorua. Then to top your experience they have a luge ride that excites you like never before. The ride is long and curvy but quite safe.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First off we were on a Gondola and hoist us up to StratosFare for our mouth watering breakfast. After breakfast we went for our Luge ride . We all have fun. Then a ski lift brought us back were we started. Didn't do more runs as our time is limited. I will surely visit the place again,.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Skyline up the hill has a pretty view. The luge is awesome and fun for all ages and sizes. Easy to ride and there is a chairlift to take you back up to the top to ride again. Definitely purchase at least 3 luge rides. Have food before you go as the cafe and restaurant do not offer much... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Every time we are in Rotorua we must go up the Skyline Gondola. The view is always amazing and it is so usual to see rabbits and deer on the hillside. It is just a great thing to do

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the bottom of the mountain you get on a Gondola and go up the side of the mountain to the top where there is a restaurant. The view going up was great and a good photo opportunity. We did the package which include the ride (up and down) and a buffet meal. The food was very nice with a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Perfect for intermediate / experienced mountain bikers. Value for money for lift assisted runs. Make sure weather is good, a small amount of rain is fine. Great food setup (expect premium cost) and coffee is great. You can hire everything there (we brought our own gear) and wear pads. Staff are friendly. We also dined at the buffet on our... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A great activity. You can spend as much, or as little, time here as you like. Lots to look at in the shops. Plenty of people watching too. We were particularly amused by the lads on the swing ride...their screams could be heard for miles. LOL. Be sure to check out the Jelly Belly shop and the works of art.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice slow trip up in the luge to enjoy the view, make sure you get at least 3 x luge rides as you'll definitely want more than one. Grab a pizza at one of restaurants at the top & enjoy the gorgeous views.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

we spent a very pleasant afternoon on top of the hill. there arre a few bars up there, various tourist trap retail outlets, but generally, if you want a great view over the lake, and the valley, its a good fun way of seeing it.

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