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Sport of Kings Motel

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 104*
US$ 104*
US$ 105*
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Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

We had a 1 bdrm Apartment with Spa Pool in a room off the bedroom. It was 28 deg we had traveled a while and when we arrived it was like a sweat box. No air conditioner but a little fan available. The heat and smell of the spa pool was intoxicating and it was very small. Even the parking...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Our 4 night stay at the Sport of Kings Motel in Rotorua was fantastic. The owners, Tristan and Peter, were very welcoming and each morning provided us with fresh milk and freshly ground coffee. The room setup was good with 1 room with a queen bed and the other room with 4 single beds. Everything was clean and the kitchen...

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Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We were given a warm welcome and shown to a comfortable room which had the luxury of a private spa pool very reasonably priced. The hosts treated us more like friends than customers even providing us with free drinks and ice when we simply too exhausted to go out again to buy them,a gesture which we massively appreciated.The motel is...

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HULL
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Well designed studio in good location. Well equipped kitchenette. Comfortable bed, good shower in bathroom. Nice garden area with geo-thermally heated pool. Spa pool available for those staying in rooms without. Laundry. Pleasant helpful owners. Enjoyed our stay.

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Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place loved our room with private spa great host had great night sleep wish we could have stayed longer great facilities laundry and heated swimming pool. Even got fresh grounded coffee and free WiFi will be back

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Portadown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I booked this based on previous tripadvisor reviews. It is all people said it was. It doesn't break the bank either for all the amenities it provides. Very comfortable accommodation, no air con but a fan which was good. I think the management is exemplary, they have a busy reception area and from our room, we could see people there...

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1Thank DebsB
Wisconsin
Reviewed 7 March 2016

A nice little property, complete with heated pool, private hot tubs, and clean & comfortable rooms. We loved the freshly-ground coffee to go in the french press! The owners & employees could not have been nicer, and they were so helpful. We would definitely recommend staying here!

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Lake Cathie, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2016

The most friendliest motel in NZ!! Pay the extra and book the rooms with the thermal spas, they were the best!!! We had seperate lounge room, kitchen, seperate bedroom and spa room!! Tristan gave us fresh plunger coffee every day which was nice. Honestly the most friendliest hosts in NZ! If your a mountain biker there's a wash down spot...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We loved it here. We were travelling with a 6 month old baby and they could not do enough for us. There is a great pool onsite which is heated and we also took advantage of breakfast delivered to our room. They provided us with fantastic advice on where to go and where to eat. Definitely recommend.

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Caddington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Rating this place 'poor' feels odd, seeing it has the no. 1 ranking in Rotorua, but of the 13 places we stayed at during our NZ holiday, this ranked our no. 13. On the positive side, the hosts are very welcoming, friendly and helpful. The apartment was modern, and is located in a quiet, residential road. However, lots of negatives:...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and stay with us and experience true Kiwi award winning customer service! Situated just off the main street and away from busy traffic noise, Sport of Kings is a home away from home! All of our rooms and amenities have been newly refurbished over the past year to provide comfort and relaxation in a peaceful serene environment. We are Kiwi owned and operated and being locals have extensive knowledge of Rotorua and what our amazing city and surroundings has to offer and our hospitality is the best you could find - check out our reviews! Our 16 ground floor rooms range from two bedroom apartments that sleep 6 to one bedroom spa apartments where you can relax in your own private indoor spa pool day and night. Our studio units sleep two or three and are perfect for business travellers or those wanting a quiet comfortable room at a great price! All of our rooms have kitchen or kitchenettes, thermally heated hot water, individually controlled thermal heating, flat screen tv's, satellite channels and free DVD hire. Comfortable lazy-boy recliner chairs are included in most rooms and free unlimited filtered water is available in every room. All rooms are serviced daily! We have two public spa pools and a heated outdoor swimming pool for your use during your stay all year round along with a BBQ and BBQ table poolside which you are welcome to use - a great way to cater for everyone while enjoying the beautiful landscaped surroundings. And to entertain children we have a playground for hours of entertainment. Centrally located close to Rotorua CBD, Thermal Valleys, Maori Hangi and Concert Events and world renowned Mountain Bike Tracks, you have everything at your fingertips. We have a purpose built bike wash down area, bike 'service station', secure bike storage and a drying room to get your gear ready for your next ride!! Perfect for families, holiday makers, mountain bikers and business people alike. Our reception is a mini gallery showcasing our own original native bird art which also features throughout our apartments giving Sport of Kings Motel uniqueness not to be found anywhere else. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sport of Kings Motel

Address: 6 Peace St | Fenton Park, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: ₹ 6,284 - ₹ 9,926 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sport of Kings Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Sport Of Kings Hotel Rotorua
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Rotorua
#1 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#1 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
#1 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#2 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#9 Best Value Hotel in Rotorua
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“get a spa room”
christinaj132, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“You must have a room with the thermal Jacuzzi!!!!!!!”
BrianG800, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Any of the bigger rooms with the private spas.”
, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had two rooms; one was a suite with a jacuzzi, 2nd was more traditional, but an end room that allowed for sunlight.”
akhoddam1, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The owners who run the place (and their daughter!) were super, looking out for your every need”
lsaldanha, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
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