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Aura Accommodation

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1078 Whakaue Street, Rotorua 3010 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Spa
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Upon arrival at Aura accomodation it was lovely to be welcomed like long lost friends. Never been welcomed to any accomodation in NZ or Oz with such enthusiasm and warmth. The little extras like bike rental and mineral spa pools add to the enjoyment of...More

Thank Extraordinary825607
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here based on the good reviews and the geothermal heating options and we were not disappointed! Every staff member we met was so warm and welcoming it honestly made the trip so enjoyable! We felt very comfortable and welcomed immediately. The rooms were...More

Thank ChelsMM88
Response from AuraAccom, Owner at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chelsea, Thanks for the great review, we are just super stoked you had a great stay with us and were able to enjoy plenty of quality family time. And that geothermal steamer, it's a real hit! Thanks again, Nick

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From start to finish, we enjoyed our stay here. They kindly accommodated our late arrival with clear instructions on how to get to our room. Our room was spacious and clean and even had its own hot tub. Lots of fun signage and thoughtful touches,...More

Thank Cindy B
Response from AuraAccom, Owner at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Cindy, Thanks for the kind words. It is great to hear your stay went so smoothly from start to finish. I love how you touch on our property being older, absolutely, we don't try to be something we are not. We are a comfortable...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aura is in great location for one of Rotorua's enjoyable dining out locations.We have stayed several times firstly for the location but now ensure we return to experience wonderful friendly hospitality. Very rare for a motelier to leave office and greet guests like returning friends...More

Thank ratast
Response from AuraAccom, Owner at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Nice to hear you enjoyed Eat Streat - It is pretty handy having the place just 200 metres down the road. If I'm being honest I'm down there probably a little bit too often. We love nothing more than seeing our return guests again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aura is not spanking new but has what you would need for a restful night at a reasonable price. The batteries of our glucose test reader was flat, we inquired where we could buy batteries, not the regular ones but the flat round CR2032 type....More

Thank Pipo2968
Response from AuraAccom, Owner at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for the review and all the practical improvements. We always strive to make our place even better than it was yesterday and a lot of that comes down to the feedback from our guests. I do love the theme coming through to come...More

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Description
Congratulations. You've stumbled upon something pretty special. Located in the heart of city, this little gem is within a block of the central Rotorua ‘Must Do’ attractions – the lakefront, ‘Eat Streat,’ Sulphur More Point, Kuirau Park and Government Gardens. Whatever pace you choose to experience these is up to you, by foot, or by the FREE bikes and scooters available for guests – no need for car keys here! The friendly engaged local team is always on hand to help make your stay all the more magic, connecting you to everything Rotorua has to offer. Relax in the outdoor geothermally heated pool, soak in the private mineral pools, fire up the BBQ or Geothermal steambox and let the kids play on the trampoline or with the variety of lawn games. Enjoy the cosy geothermally heated units, well equipped with cooking facilities and strong unlimited WiFi accessible from every corner. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$95 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Havana Motor Hotel Rotorua
,
Havana Hotel Rotorua
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$95 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Havana Motor Hotel Rotorua
,
Havana Hotel Rotorua
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
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Traveller (86)
Room & Suite (17)
Pool & Beach (11)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Questions & Answers
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Pipo2968
13 September 2018|
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Response from cer63225 | Reviewed this property |
You will most likely still use a heater in late September.
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Pipo2968
23 July 2018|
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Response from chrishA9211YO | Reviewed this property |
Beds are firm, but not too firm! The outdoor steamer could be good for the trout, maybe?
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Jimmy O
8 June 2018|
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Response from AuraAccom | Property representative |
Hi Jimmy O, we only have AC in the 2 Bedroom Superior Unit. If people do feel uncomfortable with the heat it is generally through February, December is not an issue
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Room Tips
"close to the heated pool for a night time dip is great"
kerryyoung2018
13 Sep 2018
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"Concrete outdr steps 1st level.Upstrs lots st light disturb, wall heaters extremely warm.Compact for 5..."
Pennie_Gizzy
18 Aug 2018
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"All the rooms are good - it is a reasonably small motel."
616margaretj
13 Aug 2018
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"The room with the private spa is great!"
minnz1
17 Jun 2018
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