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Arista of Rotorua

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

Fantastic stay at the Arista!. Mike the property owner was very welcoming and informative about attractions and places to eat. Hotel room was clean and spacious and the spa was an absolute hit with our 2 year old boy. I highly recommend the Ciabatta bakery just around the corner - best coffee in town and all the food is delicious...

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Get unit #9 because it is located in the back and only shares walls with one other unit. Room is great. Separate living and sleeping areas. All living areas are down stairs and sleeping is up. Big bathroom for such a room this size. Full kitchenette - sink, burner, toaster, toaster oven, fridge.

Thank Rex-N-Rolls
Sagamore Hills, Ohio
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Hotel is nice and within minutes of local attractions, restaurants and grocery. The room was spacious and clean. My only issue was the lack of communication in regards to housekeeping. I didn't want it and they came into our room anyway. Housekeeping touched our stuff and made me feel completely violated. If it wasn't for that I would have given...

Thank Andrea F
Mike and Annema... G, Owner at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi Marina, we are so sorry that the staff serviced your room, when you did not want it, it appears there was a significant delay between the Manager on duty informing the Household Staff not to service the room. We are very sorry, and measures have been taken to ensure this doesn't happen again.We hope the rest of your stay...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Lovely hosts, comfortable lounge furniture and beds, roomy and hot spa as well. Enjoyed our stay here for 4 nights. Easy access to all the things you wish to see in Rotorua ie Redwoods, Whakarewarewa, Luge, Rainbow Springs etc.

Thank robyndiane
Mike and Annema... G, Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. It sounds like you had a wonderful stay in Rotorua and got to enjoy a lot of the award winning attractions that make our city so special. Look forward to seeing you again!

New Zealand
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Nice tidy motel, quite quiet in the weekend despite being on a main road. Lovely hosts and excellent staff. Some nice touches like a big selection of recent release DVDs to borrow at no charge, cute little playground for children, mountain bike workshop and cleaning area. Spa baths are noisy but jets shut off after 10pm so as not to...

Thank OptomAbroad
Mike and Annema... G, Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay! Our DVD collection is very popular with all guests! It is fantastic to see that you enjoyed this facility. We hope to welcome you back sometime in the near future!

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Arista was absolutely brilliant! We checked in quite late in the evening, and Mike was waiting for us with all the relevant information about the town, dinner options, etc. Over 2 nights, he was extremely helpful in providing good information for tours, etc. The room itself was great, very spacious, kitchenette, loads of bedrooms space on the top floor. Highly...

Thank andyph
Mike and Annema... G, Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the wonderful review. I will pass on your wonderful words to Mike who I am sure will be happy to hear. We are happy that you found our internet to be reliable and fast, we understand that this is a very important facility when travelling, so it is great to hear that it made your...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We are a family of four. We stayed in Arista for three nights and we loved this motel very much. We were greeted by the owner Mike who was sincere and showed us lots of support and help while checking in. We were placed in room 3. It was clean and spacious. It is a kind of duplex layout, it...

Thank Bupuffy
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Arista for the weekend of my 21st. Arrived to my room (number 15) & there were some beautiful flowers waiting for me along with a basket full of goodies. THANK YOU SO MUCH! Room was nice and spotless. Had a very homely feel to it. Sky tv, 1 queen bed and 2 single beds upstairs, playground for the...

Thank Monica T
Reviewed 11 April 2016

First impressions count and they way were greeted by Mike after a 4 hour drive to Rotorua certainly lifted out spirits! He was very friendly and most helpful We stayed in a room with a loft and plenty of space and our rate included a lovely breakfast starter pack, The rooms were very clean and modern and every amenity that...

Thank travelplanneranna
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Room layout is excellent and unique. Very good Spa facility and perfect for a couple or a family. Arrived around 9:30pm had no problem of check in. Plenty of natural light in the Spa area but won't be affected if weather was bad.

Thank Ben S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Do you want SPACE? Try us, we're the largest Units in Rotorua! Sleeping 1-8, they all have Kitchenettes, private spa pools, thermally heated, 2 TVs, DVD player and free DVD hire for family units. We have a bus stop at our door step. We are just a kilometre from town, and if you want to be really looked after while you visit Rotorua, stay with us! Qualmark 4.5 Star rating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arista of Rotorua

Address: 296 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand (Formerly Cedar Lodge Motel)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: ₹ 6,831 - ₹ 11,535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Arista of Rotorua 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Arista Of Rotorua Hotel Rotorua
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#2 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#3 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#5 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
#5 Business Hotel in Rotorua
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“Look for another location. There is another Arista next door to this one and it looks at least that it is of better quality accommodation.”
, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Great for large families”
GavinJ123, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not sure if all rooms have spas but ours did.”
Holiday0610, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Roo m s away from the road are quieter”
brucel215, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“family mezzanine”
BKK-George, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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