We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Emerald Spa Motor Inn

Show Prices
#14 of 93 Hotels in Rotorua
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Emerald Spa Motor Inn
View Map
{"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

380 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Emerald Spa Motor Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 362: English reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed over night with family occupying 3 rooms. All very clean and a delight to stay in. Great facilities and spa baths in most rooms. Would definitely recommend and will use again when we are in town.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 50CHVN
EmeraldSpa, Owner at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for you review, it was a pleasure to have you staying with us. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I stayed for 2 nights in an upstairs unit - note there's no lift, but the person on the desk when I checked in carried my bag up the stairs. I'm sure someone would have carried it back down when I left if I had asked. The check-in procedure was smooth, and I was escorted to my unit and given...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Janet760
EmeraldSpa, Owner at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback which we appreciate. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and found our accommodation comfortable. Thank you for choosing the Emerald Spa

Gosford, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We stayed here for 2 nights while traveling to Wellington. Room - The room was small but in great condition, they had SKY TV and a large television. The bed was comfortable and got turned down every day. The room had a desk and a dining table along with a small fridge and kitchenette. You could sit outside on a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank astro112
EmeraldSpa, Owner at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for spending the time writing a review - we always appreciate guest feedback. Yes Rotorua does have a very distinct and unique smell to it and it certainly does take a bit of getting used to. I have taken your comments about the wifi on board and will be working with our provider...

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had an amazing time here celebrating our anniversary! You definitely get value for your money. The spa's are massive and can easily fit two. The beds were soft and comfy. The bathroom was very clean, as well as the rest of the studio. The heated outdoor swimming pool was a very nice extra! We will definitely...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sanne A
EmeraldSpa, Owner at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review Sanne. We are very pleased to know that you think we are the best! :) Now you know where we are, we look forward to hosting you again soon.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Received pleasant and courteous greeting upon arrival, Staff welcoming and very easy to communicate re activities located within both walking and driving a short distance too. Room was both clean and very comfortable.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank David M
EmeraldSpa, Manager at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to hosting you again soon.

Simpsonville, SC
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We were very pleased with out 2 night stay. Would have loved to stay longer. We had a 1 bed room suite. The accommodation was very clean and well furnished. The staff was just outstanding especially the mascot, Trevor. It is located with lots of motels and then dining options nearby. Good free Wifi.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rob1eddy
EmeraldSpa, Owner at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time reviewing Emerald Spa. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Guests like you make us feel worthwhile to be in the hospitality business.

Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night, and had a very pleasant experience. Upon arriving we were kindly greeted with a welcome basket and wonderful hospitality. The rooms are very clean and spacious. The air conditioning was great and the spa was even more wonderful. The facility was very well taken care of and the owners were very friendly and accommodating. To...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank amandagraham06
EmeraldSpa, Manager at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to host you again soon.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed at this Inn for one night whilst visiting Rotorua for a family wedding. Arrived too early to check in but the staff did everything they could to get our room ready so we could get changed ready for the ceremony. Very charming staff indeed. Also helped us out with an umbrella as was raining quite heavily. Place comfortable and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Charlotte J
EmeraldSpa, Owner at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review Charlotte. We are glad you had a pleasant stay with us. Very sorry about the weather, we will turn the good weather on for you when you come back :)

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This motor inn is very pleasant. There is plenty of parking and also laundry facilities. No frills and no nonsense. Definitely would stay here again. The location is very convenient. The location is very convenient to all that Rotorua has to offer.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank THSF
EmeraldSpa, Owner at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Great to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Yes there are so much to do in Rotorua. We hope to see you again some time.

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here last night with the wife. It was a Saturday. We arrived about a half hour early but as the room was ready we were able to check in. Fantastic greeting at the front desk, I got a good vibe from the second I walked in the door. Really appreciated the complementary liquid refreshment offered as I booked on...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank burgerrings
EmeraldSpa, Manager at Emerald Spa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We enjoyed hosting you and look forward to seeing you again soon!!!

68 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (40)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (19)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Other (5)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (28)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (15)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Rotorua hotels
0.3 km away
Silver Fern Rotorua - Accommodation and Spa
1.3 km away
Quest Rotorua Central
Quest Rotorua Central
#1 of 93 in Rotorua
674 reviews
1.2 km away
Holiday Inn Rotorua
Holiday Inn Rotorua
#18 of 93 in Rotorua
797 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.0 km away
Novotel Rotorua Lakeside
0.7 km away
Regal Palms 5 Star City Resort
0.1 km away
Arista of Rotorua
Arista of Rotorua
#3 of 93 in Rotorua
844 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of Rotorua's newest 5 star Motels providing "luxury" accommodation with an outdoor heated swimming pool, BBQ facilities and small gym. 28 luxurious suites; studio, one and two bedroom all air-conditioned with large spas, 50+ Sky TV channels, Free WiFi, King size beds, hush glass and self catering kitchenettes. Ideal for families, couples and business travellers. Only 0.5 km from the excitement of the city, this 5-star motel has an excellent location for restaurants, golf course, racecourse, conference centre and thermal attractions. Offering superior services Emerald Spa Motor Inn is committed to ensuring that your stay is comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emerald Spa Motor Inn

Address: 286 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: ₹ 6,766 - ₹ 11,148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Emerald Spa Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 29
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Agoda, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your Emerald Spa Motor Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Emerald Hotel Rotorua
Hotel Style:
#9 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
#11 Business Hotel in Rotorua
#11 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#12 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Emerald Spa Motor Inn staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Emerald Spa Motor Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“I prefer 2nd floor to reduce traffic and noise.”
Rob1eddy, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Looking down on the pool was great - Family room”
B5538BPkarenr, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request a room away from the stairs. Just gets a little bit noisy in the morning with people walking up and down.”
JaiMarie, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Plenty of space to move around”
C9431LQkarenc, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with SPA and mountain-view .......”
923saugatd, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
5 of 5