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    City Lights Boutique Lodge

    56c Mountain Road | Western Heights, Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed in the cottage, slightly down the hill from the main Lodge. This is a superb spot when staying in Rotorua: you have lovely views over the town and valley, friendly alpacas, and two hosts who offer a warm, kind welcome and the kind...More

    Thank organist66
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Our 3 day stay with Angie and Leigh was brilliant from the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome. Positioned on the hillside just outside Rotorua meant that we could visit the lake and surrounding areas easily. Our high quality room had a...More

    Thank Amanda P
    Response from citylights10, Owner at City Lights Boutique LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We enjoyed your company during the short time you were here and were very sorry to see you go. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us and found...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    City Lights is situated at the top of a hill overlooking the city lights of Rotorua. By day, you can enjoy the lush green landscape of Rotorua (and the company of the lodge's cute alpacas) and by night you can relax in the spa jacuzzi...More

    Thank J F
    Response from citylights10, Owner at City Lights Boutique LodgeResponded 9 October 2017

    Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. You certainly made the most of the time you had with us. We also enjoyed chatting with you and helping you to fill in gaps in...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    We received a lovely welcome from Angie & Leigh - a reviving cup of tea together with homemade anzac biscuits. This property is in a marvellous location, overlooking Rotorua, with panoramic views. Our room was very comfortable and clean with a great, modern en-suite. The...More

    Thank Judith-DerekB
    Response from citylights10, Owner at City Lights Boutique LodgeResponded 7 September 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was lovely meeting you both and we are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for recommending us to all your friends too, that's lovely. Who knows, maybe we will see you back...More

    Reviewed 28 July 2017

    My wife and I needed to get away from the hustle and bustle, City Lights was recommended to us. What a perfect place, accommodation was spot on, Angie and Leigh, the perfect hosts and the alpacas were the icing on the cake. We will be...More

    Thank John_Halse
    Response from citylights10, Owner at City Lights Boutique LodgeResponded 30 July 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review. We are happy that you managed to have a relaxing stay with us and we hope to see you again one day.

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • US$177 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    Julie R
    2 July 2017|
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    Response from citylights10 | Property representative |
    Hi Julie, Yes we do provide hairdryers in all the rooms.
    9 March 2017|
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    Response from Angie R | Property representative |
    Hi Kate, We are 6K (10 mins drive from the main restaurants in the city. There is nothing within walking distance, sorry.
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    "all rooms have a great view."
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    "It is a small B&B and so the choice is small and our room was large and excellent."
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    "The cottage you first drive past next to the Alpacas is so lovely!"
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    "Tui Suite is spacious with comfy lounge area and good bathroom. Sliding doors open onto the garden with..."
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