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Overview of Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort

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2 outdoor pools, open 8 AM to 10:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 8 AM to 10:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
40-inch LCD TV with cable channels, LED TV, Netflix
40-inch LCD TV with cable channels, LED TV, Netflix

Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

Explore the area

  • AirportRotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional)4 min drive
  • Popular LocationGovernment Gardens10 min drive
  • Popular LocationPolynesian Spa13 min drive
  • Popular LocationBlue Baths14 min drive

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About this area


Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort is located in Rotorua. Skyline Rotorua is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Rotoiti and Lake Rotorua. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Racing Rotorua or Rotorua International Stadium. Practise your golf swing on a nearby course, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as mountain biking and hiking/biking trails in the area. Guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Tamaki Maori Village - 9 min drive
  • Government Gardens - 10 min drive
  • Matariki Hangi & Maori Cultural Performance - 10 min drive
  • Polynesian Spa - 13 min drive
  • Blue Baths - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.) - 80 min drive


  • Yamato Japanese Restaurant - 9 min drive
  • Capers Epicuran - 9 min drive
  • Zippy Central - 9 min drive
  • Hennessys Irish Bar - 9 min drive
  • Capizzi - 9 min drive

About this property

Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort

Beach hotel with a full-service spa and a conference centre
Guests of this beach hotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a steam room and massage/treatment rooms. All 30 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and sofa beds. LCD TVs with cable channels and Netflix provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.
Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort offers 30 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary bathrobes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This accommodation has separate dining areas and is furnished with single sofa beds. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and Netflix. Bathrooms include slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

2 outdoor swimming pools and 4 hot tubs are on site. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Wai Ora Spa has 1 treatment room. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open selected days.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
This information is provided by our partners.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort?
As of 7 May 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort on 9 May 2021 start from NZ$139, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools. Pool access is from 8 AM to 10:00 PM.
Is Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Early check-in is available for a fee of NZD 50.00 (subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for NZD 50.00 (subject to availability).
Where is Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort located?
Situated in Rotorua, this luxury hotel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Te Amorangi Museum and within 6 miles (10 km) of Polynesian Spa and Lake Rotoiti. Rotorua Golf Club and Government Gardens Golf are also within 6 miles (10 km).