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Scenic Gondola Ride & Buffet Dinner

Highlights
  • Ride the Skyline Rotorua Gondola and enjoy a buffet dinner at the top
  • Dine at the Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar
  • Soak up the views of Lake Rotorua and Mt. Ngongotaha
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Scenic Gondola Ride & Buffet Dinner
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Overview
Savor the views and award-winning cuisine when you combine a scenic ride on the Skyline Rotorua Gondola with a buffet dinner at the Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar. Take a seat in your gondola cabin and float up the side of Mt. Ngongotaha, a dormant volcano with views of Lake Rotorua. Your buffet dinner includes international and seafood options.
What to Expect
Your journey starts by taking a ride in one of our 8 seater Gondola cabins up the side of the dormant volcano Mount Ngongotaha (487 metres above sea level).  There is so much to do at the top including taking in the best views of Rotorua.  We suggest you allow at least 2-3 hours to enjoy all Skyline Rotorua has to offer. 

Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar:

Enjoy award winning dining at Skyline Rotorua’ Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar.  Rotorua’ best dining experience features a stunning array of freshly prepared buffet and cooked to order dishes highlighting locally sourced seafood, meat and produce.

Reviews (24)
1 - 5 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Team Xmas function

Our team Xmas function was held here on a Wednesday evening. We enjoyed the short gonfola ride. The buffet dinner had plenty of choice including for vegetarians. The seafood selection was very good; not just deep fried like most places. Wide selection of meats freshly...More

Thank Rosemary V
skylinerotorua, Guest Relations Manager at Skyline Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Glad to hear you had a great time.

Reviewed 4 days ago
Expansive and unlimed buffet with view

Definitely worth dining here, especially if summer daylight able to appreciate the view. Worth paying extra fro a window seat (I think theres a free drink included too) Buffet has a huge range of seafood, meats, grills, curry and stews, bread and cheese and fruit....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Spoonyfish
skylinerotorua, Guest Relations Manager at Skyline Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Glad to hear you had a great experience at Stratosfare restaurant. Thank you for the review we will be sure to pass this on to our team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Must do!

I have been to the stratosphere restaurant a couple of times now and every time have been thoroughly impressed with the gourmet buffet food, the outstanding service and beautiful views. Definitely a must do in Rotorua. Thanks again!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bchorner93
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Simply magnificent and a must do when in Rotorua

Best food and service by far, quality and views unmatched, Management and staff are very professional polite, reasonably priced and great value.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vacation58845487869
Reviewed 6 November 2018
Stunning views and food

Amazing views over Rotorua from the top of the gondola and surrounding area. We went there for the Buffet Dinner. It was the best buffet I have ever had. The variety and quality of food was incredible and it was impossible to try all the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank onlyjjan
skylinerotorua, Guest Relations Manager at Skyline Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you very much, we appreciate the great feedback and will be sure to pass this on to our team.

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