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Prince's Gate Hotel

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The Prince's Gate Hotel, the ideal accommodation whilst staying in Rotorua. The most famous Hotel in Rotorua built in 1897. This timeless, beautiful hotel is privately owned and operated. Our hotel rooms offer style and sophistication that depict a bygone era. The Prince's Gate Hotel is not just a hotel but also an attraction. It has been masterfully restored through passionate attention to details. We look forward to having you stay with us in our beautiful & grand Prince's Gate Hotel.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our room was clean and fairly new in style- apartment style room with bedroom separate to the lounge. Kitchen and bathroom were supplied with ample products. TV was new with a variety of channels available. Bed was very comfy and blankets were fresh and smelt...More

Thank sianakwatson
Response from Phila987, General Manager at Prince's Gate HotelResponded 4 days ago

Good morning Sian W. Thank you for staying with us and we are so pleased you enjoyed your time in Rotorua. Generally all drinking and tap water is free of sulphur and safe to drink and wash in. Some of the geothermal hot water pools...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Perfect spot between government gardens and the free walking park. Friendly staff, excellent restaurant and bar. Room is small but sufficient. Loved sitting on the balcony outside the room overlooking the street.

Thank Sheri S
Response from Phila987, General Manager at Prince's Gate HotelResponded 4 days ago

Hi Sheri S. Thank you for your kind review and for staying with us. I hope you had the opportunity to visit some of the wonderful attractions available in and around Rotorua. Kind regards Phil Agent General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Returning via New Zealand after sailing around French Polynesia we opted for an impromptu visit to Rotorua and chose to stay at the Prince's Gate Hotel and very glad we did. This hotel has a history going back into the 1800's and it was great...More

Thank snaksipsnooze
Response from Phila987, General Manager at Prince's Gate HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear snaksipsnooze. Thank you so much for staying with us and for your kind words. I have passed on your NZ Lamb and Beef dinner feedback to our kitchen team - they will be stoked to read your comments! Kind regards Phil Agent General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

The reception staff were excellent and gave us a free upgrade when we found we needed two rooms rather than the one originally booked. The upgrade to a suite was in the section adjacent to the hotel and was dated but comfortable and quiet. The...More

Thank dragon689
Response from Phila987, General Manager at Prince's Gate HotelResponded 1 week ago

Good morning dragon689. Thank you for staying with us and for your review - greatly appreciated. I am so sorry you missed out on breakfast and we have taken steps to ensure all house guests can be catered for. Thank you for making me aware...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were given a free room upgrade. The decor was classy, but very dark. The rooms were not terribly large & needed a little freshenig up, decor wise. Everything looked a bit tired. There was a thermal heated pool outside. The restaurant was very formal....More

Thank shazhan472
Response from Phila987, General Manager at Prince's Gate HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear shazhan472. Thank you for your review and sorry to hear about your illness. We hope you are much better now. In addition to new aircon units and beds for every room, we are planning new furniture, carpet and bathroom upgrades. With new carpet we...More

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12 December 2017|
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Response from Phila987 | Property representative |
Hi Penny yes hairdryer in every room Kind regards Phil
18 June 2017|
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Response from Phila987 | Property representative |
Dear teeteeSan thank you for your question. The review you read occured at the time we took over the management of the Princes Gate Hotel back in April 2016. A professional pest control company fixed the problem and also... More
Ruth F
21 April 2017|
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Dear Ruth Thank you for your message. I am unable to put a link in this feedback due to Tripadvisor guidelines. You can find contact details on our website however I am unable to post that here. It is easy to find online... More
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"Go for a room on the first floor."
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"When booking specify if you want to be in the central part of the hotel"
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"Upstairs rooms may be quieter"
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"Ask for room on top floor in old part of hotel"
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US$109 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New ZealandNorth IslandBay of Plenty RegionRotorua DistrictRotorua
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