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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Health and wellness
“About 10 minute drive from accommodation. Great example of thermal activity. Mud pools and thermally heated swimming pools.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The lake front is lovely. Great picnic spots, children's playgrounds, and activities.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Lake Rotoiti is a superb drive where you will discover many stop overs, a picnic lunch or a refreshing cool swim in crystal clear water set against the native flora and fauna of historical walkways that will take you into the heart of a pristine forest.... ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Nature
“Lakefront walkway accessed from the eastern end of the lakefront or from the walkway by the Polynesian Pools”
  • 6 locals recommend
Spa
“Dine in for lunch or dinner, they also have massage therapies with a relaxing spa & heated pool.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Need a adrenaline thrill. River rafting at its finest. Down the highest commercially rafted waterfall and through to a gentle scenic raft trip. Kayaking is available”
  • 3 locals recommend
Rental Car Location
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Mokoia Restaurant is where Pacific Rim cuisine meets fine dining. Its innovative contemporary menu is known across the nation for its unique incorporation of indigenous herbs and spices; in fact, the restaurant has won the prestigious New Zealand Beef and Lamb Excellence Awards seven consecutive times (from 2010 until 2016) because of its exquisite flavours. At dinnertime, you have a choice between the standard set menu, a fully vegetarian option or a shared romantic dinner experience for two. Bookings for this restaurant are essential.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Car Rental
“This place is an absolute godsend. We came in to the airport extremely upset because another company had completely messed up our service. Hamish the manager went ABOVE AND BEYOND for us and we were both talking about how amazing he was days after we left. I've definitely found my company of choice and will never hire from anyone else again. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Resort
“A stunning lakeside location with great food and good atmosphere. The perfect place to unwind after a hard day on the lake.”
  • 1 local recommends
Car Rental
“Value for Money, based on our customer ratings for Budget Car Rental in Rotorua At Budget Car Rental in Rotorua, renters can choose from a variety of rental vehicles Budget, provides great service, more choice and almost always lower prices in Rotorua”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“Not to be missed. Only accessible by boat. There is a water taxi that can take you out there. Enjoy 5 different pools set in the bush overlooking the lake. If you get too hot take a slide into the cool lake. Food and drink available. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
“Rotorua is a popular tourist destination with many things to see and do. You can pick up your cheap car rental in either the city or the Rotorua Airport.”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Wonderful exhibits, interactive movie, cafe, great rainy day activity for everyone”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
Fast Food Restaurant
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Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Mokoia Restaurant is where Pacific Rim cuisine meets fine dining. Its innovative contemporary menu is known across the nation for its unique incorporation of indigenous herbs and spices; in fact, the restaurant has won the prestigious New Zealand Beef and Lamb Excellence Awards seven consecutive times (from 2010 until 2016) because of its exquisite flavours. At dinnertime, you have a choice between the standard set menu, a fully vegetarian option or a shared romantic dinner experience for two. Bookings for this restaurant are essential.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Fast Food Restaurant

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