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Best Western Braeside Rotorua

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4 Barnard Road, Rotorua 3015 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We rented a 2 bed apartment for 4 adults and 1 baby. It worked well. Was super clean and tidy. The resort style was lovely as was the warm pool and spa. The restaurant absolutely amazing food and caters for vegetatians well. Would definitely stay...More

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late and tired and so decided to eat at the hotel restaurant for convenience. The restaurant far exceeded all our expectations - the food was excellent and the staff friendly and helpful. In fact we were so impressed that we ate there all...More

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Response from bwbraeside, Reception at Best Western Braeside RotoruaResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thank you for choosing our motel, and for taking the time to write a review and giving us a perfect rating! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our property aims to provide a positive and memorable experience, and we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've had some disappointing experiences with accommodation in NZ, so it's with some apprehension we book now. This place was an absolute gem, we were really pleased when we arrived and saw how lovely it is. Great service too, lady in Reception was great, really...More

Thank Alli W
Response from bwbraeside, Receptionist at Best Western Braeside RotoruaResponded 1 week ago

Hi Alli Thank you for choosing our motel, and for taking the time to write a review and giving us a perfect rating! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay after your disappointing experiences with other accommodation in New Zealand. Our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights. We drove down from Auckland and arrived in the late afternoon. The Lady in Reception was very friendly when we arrived and immediately gave us two bottles of fresh milk so we could make a cup of tea. The...More

Thank Tullagirl
Response from bwbraeside, Receptionist at Best Western Braeside RotoruaResponded 1 week ago

HI Tullagirl Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I hope your next stay is just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with. Kind Regards Roimata

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at this lovely motel, our room was very clean and lots of space and very quiet, the bed was very comfortable. We had an awesome meal in their restaurant, which should be rated 5 star. We walked around their lovely...More

Thank 56Maureen1957
Response from bwbraeside, Reception at Best Western Braeside RotoruaResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Maureen Thank you for choosing our motel, and for taking the time to write a review and giving us a perfect rating! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our property aims to provide a positive and memorable experience, and...More

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About
Food & drink at the hotel
Rod & Reel Restaurant Rotorua
14 reviews
Cuisines: European
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$100 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Braeside Resort
Also Known As
Best Western Braeside Hotel Rotorua
,
Best Western Rotorua
,
Rotorua Best Western
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$100 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Braeside Resort
Also Known As
Best Western Braeside Hotel Rotorua
,
Best Western Rotorua
,
Rotorua Best Western
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
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Traveller (184)
Room & Suite (111)
Dining (13)
Pool & Beach (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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27 August 2018|
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Response from S6408OLrobertd | Reviewed this property |
We also arrived very late , we rang the hotel they are more than happy to meet you at a designated time , they are great to deal with 😁 hope this helps
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Jenni H
24 July 2018|
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Response from Jacqueline J | Reviewed this property |
We had a car, you can look up the distance. Again to, Rotorua. from Auckland Airport?, A cab? NOO! you can feel free to contact me. US to NZ, London to NZ Look up your distance from your landing, to Rotorua. BW... More
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15 March 2017|
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Response from bwbraeside | Property representative |
Yes we have hair dryers in every room. We look forward to your visit. Kind regards Karen.
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"All rooms at ground level with parking outside"
Travel48317363862
1 week ago
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"Ask for a room next to the stream, So piece full and beautiful."
KellyF3272
23 Sep 2018
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"book early"
rowy2015
30 Jul 2018
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"Get one on the stream, and use your hot tub!!"
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22 May 2018
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