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Aura Accommodation

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Overview
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 today

The accomodation was generally good but there is no air-conditioning which means it can get a bit hot at night. The location is excellent although a bit pongy with the sulphur smell from nearby, which is to be expected in Rotorua. Very friendly people on...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank J123456789
Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful location and room was squeaky clean. It's not a modern facility - but I love the retro, cool vibe even more. But the real stand out of Aura is the customer service - friendly and "bend over backwards" helpful. We had a wee bit...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Sue S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed here for two weeks visiting family from the UK. Aura is a great place to stay with children as there is plenty to do on site for them, as well as bikes/scooters for hire. Staff were brilliant throughout- from making initial inquiries to...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank djsage86
Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked this at the last minute for a brief 1 night visit to Rotorua. I chose here as it was cheaper than most airbnbs, in a fantastic location in the middle of town and had some good reviews. The booking process couldn't have been...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank mark w
Response from AuraAccom, Local Host at Aura AccommodationResponded yesterday

Kia Ora Mark, Cheers for the review, it was really nice to meet you and Owen the other day- what's not to love when he is soo cute. Thank you for the podcast you recommended me, it's hilarious and definitely a good way to pass...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

My family and I stayed at Aura for about 3-4 days whilst we hit the trails at Redwoods. Such a friendly welcome, clean accommodation, close to town, environmentally focused, and affordable for a family of 5. When we come back to Rotorua, we will stay...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank H8431CDstephenc
Response from AuraAccom, Front Office Manager at Aura AccommodationResponded yesterday

Hi there, I'm so glad to hear you found Aura to be a great base for your family while you were here. Rotorua is great for mountain biking, so it's cool that you guys got out and about and enjoyed yourself. Cheers for the review...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$102 - US$209 (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$102 - US$209 (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 (97)
Room & Suite (20)
Pool & Beach (13)
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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jokl78
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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"First floor the best for us"
Thor54
2 weeks ago
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"Deluxe studios have a private outdoor hot tub.Great !"
BostonBassPlayer
4 Dec 2018
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"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..."
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18 Aug 2018
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