Aura Accommodation

1078 Whakaue Street Rotorua3010New Zealand
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About Aura Accommodation

Located in the city centre, the three-star Aura Accommodation places guests within a short stroll of the lakeside Government Gardens. Amenities at this Rotorua motel include a heated outdoor pool and a therapeutic mineral pool.

Thermally heated studios and apartments offer Sky TV and complimentary Wi-Fi. Guests also benefit from in-room cooking facilities.

Along with free off-street parking and bicycle loans, Aura Accommodation offers guest laundry facilities and tourist information. For children, there’s a grassed play area and a trampoline.

Guests can whip up breakfast in their rooms or head out to enjoy a meal at one of the local dining spots. Nearby options include the Fancy Meow Cat Cafe and the Latin-American Sabroso Restaurant. The motel also has a barbecue available for guest use.

Aura Accommodation lies just half a mile from both the Polynesian Spa and Sulphur Point. Rainbow Springs Nature Park and the Redwoods Treewalk are both within a ten-minute drive of the property.


1078 Whakaue Street , Rotorua, 3010, New Zealand
Telephone: +64(7)3488134 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Supermarket
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Washing machine
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib
  • Kids' playground

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Convenient location near attractions

Guests find the location of this motel offers a convenient base for their stay in Rotorua. Being in the city centre means that hotspots such as the lakefront and the city’s famous "eat street" are just a few minutes’ walk from the property. Those guests who want to explore a little farther afield tend to describe attractions as being easily accessible.

Simple but clean and comfortable rooms

Rooms here have been given a fair amount of attention since the property changed hands and name. Guests find the accommodation is simple but of a reasonable size, also reporting that the surroundings are suitably clean and comfortable. The daily maid service is found to be thorough and keeps rooms in tip-top shape throughout a guest’s stay.

Good facilities and great service

Guests are unfailingly impressed by the service on offer at this Rotorua motel, describing the owners and staff as friendly, attentive, and always happy to go the extra mile. The facilities also attract positive feedback among reviews, with guests especially appreciative of the various shared spaces and loaner bikes. The pool proves to be a big highlight and is frequently described as being clean and well maintained.

Negative Reviews

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 428 reviews across the web
9 /10
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    8.4 /10
9 out of 10 based on 428 reviews