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    Golden Glow Motel

    253 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed for one night at The Golden Glow Motel in Rotorua which is on the main road towards Taupo so if you are travelling in that direction it's ideally situated. The two storey building has no lift so if you have any mobility issues...More

    Thank Geoff E
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We booked in at the last minute after being unable to stay in our precooked hotel. We found the staff to be very kind and helpful. The room was immaculately clean. The kitchen facilities were good also nice and clean, the only thing lacking was...More

    Thank Claire232628
    Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

    Spent two nights here this week. Hotel about 10 minute walk from the lake. Central to everything. Nice and quiet. Rooms are very clean. One queen bed in the bedroom and a double in the lounge area. Ample space. Small kitchenette with everything you need....More

    Thank gvp10
    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    The room was clean and tidy, plenty of space and the jacuzzi was a nice addition! The service was amazing! always nice to be treated as people, special guests and not some random people! Thank you for the amazing stay and recommendations!!!!!

    Thank Oulaladidon
    Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

    I do enjoyed my stay with my parents there, the room was cozy and tidy and the in-room spa tub was awsome. and rate which I care about the most was surprisingly low. Jason, the owner of the motel could speak several languages, there was...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #16 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
    • #31 Family Hotel in Rotorua
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Rotorua District >
    • Rotorua
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    • Golden Glow Hotel
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    Gyver C
    2 November 2016|
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    Hi Dear Thanks for your question, there is one toilet with separate show and spa pool in those one bed room units. Thanks
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