City view
Garden
Swimming pool
Free WiFi
Free parking
Bathtub
Air conditioning
24-hour front desk
Key card access
Daily housekeeping

Located on the edge of Redwoods forest and overlooking the famous Whakarewarewa Geothermal Reserve and Historical Village, Rydges Rotorua features a purpose-built mountain bike and adventure equipment washing and storage facility. There is a year-round geothermally heated swimming pool with two hot tubs.

The air-conditioned rooms of Rydges Rotorua offer a modern design and cable TV with free movies, two children's channels and tea and coffee making facilities.

Guests can take advantage of free car parking, use of the on-site fitness center and free WiFi in all hotel areas. Children under 12 stay and eat free (T&C apply). The hotel also offers the Very Important Kids (VIK) program, where families can save on some of Rydges’s local attractions. Kids are also welcome to enjoy our Play Zone complete with Table Tennis, Foosball, Air Hockey, Nintendo Switch and Xbox plus toys and lots of fun.

The award winning Chapman’s Restaurant and Bar offers an à la carte menu, and buffet, and serves contemporary New Zealand cuisine made from fresh local ingredients.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 13, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: Rydges

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
1 full bed
1 king bed
1 full bed
and
1 queen bed
1 full bed
and
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
Bedroom 1::
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2::
1 full bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
  • Is there a spa or pool available?
    We have an Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool and 2 Outdoor Spas
    Answered on October 18, 2019
  • Hi. Are the pools warmed enough for winter swims? Are they clean for children to go under water?
    We have an Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool that is heated to 36 degrees all year round. It is a normal chlorinated pool.
    Answered on May 31, 2020
  • Hi we have two children but one is 18. Is it ok to book one room with two double beds ? Date: 9/10th Feb Many thanks, Bea
    The maximum you can fit is 2 Adults and 2 Children (0 - 17yrs) in a Standard Room with 2 Double Beds using existing bedding, we do not put extra beds ..
    Answered on January 2, 2020
  • Hi do you have any rooms with internal access.. family of 2 adults and 4 children.
    We have rooms with 1 Queen and 1 Single Bed in each room with interconnecting door or Superior Twin with 2 Queens beds in each room, limited to 2 sets
    Answered on May 31, 2020
  • Hi do you have portacots available or would we need to bring our own one for our 1 year old
    We can provide porta cots free of charge, these need to be requested when making the reservation.
    Answered on June 11, 2020
Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Chapman's Restaurant

    Food: Local, International

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua Great facilities! Review score, 8.5
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
Spa
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Filipino
  • Chinese
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that a 2% surcharge applies for payments made with credit card.

Please note up to 2 children under 12 eat free when dining in Chapmans Restaurant with a paying adult and when ordering from the kids menu or buffet.

You can request your preferred bedding configuration in the Special Requests Box at the time of booking.

Please note that the bedding configuration is not guaranteed and will be confirmed upon arrival, subject to availability. Your health and safety is our highest priority.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua

  • Yes, Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua is 1.6 miles from the center of Rotorua.

  • Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Swimming pool

  • Check-in at Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Quad
    • Triple
    • Suite

  • Guests staying at Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua on this page.

  • The prices at Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua by:

    • Taxi 12min

  • Rydges Rotorua formerly known as Holiday Inn Rotorua has 1 restaurant:

    • Chapman's Restaurant