Santa Maria Motel - Rotorua

270 Te Ngae Road, Ngapuna ;, Rotorua, New Zealand  show map
 3 stars
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Santa Maria Motel - Rotorua

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Fishing

Cycling

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The designer Santa Maria Motel is a 3-star property within proximity of Polynesian Spa, Rotorua Museum and Whakarewarewa.

St. Faith's Anglican Church, Hell's Gate and Arawa Park Racecourse are located 900 meters from the hotel. Santa Maria Motel is within about 30 minutes' walk of the center of Rotorua.

The hotel offers convenient location close to forests and lakes.

Santa Maria Motel is at the convenient distance from Rotorua Arts Village railway stop. 10 minutes' drive from Rotorua airport.

Rooms

Individual rooms feature a patio, free Wi-Fi, coffee/tea makers, a kitchen and heating. They come with a microwave, a kettle and a stove as well as bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy eastern european cuisine in BurgerFuel Rotorua located fairly close to the property.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs NZD 10 per person per night.  A full english breakfast is served at the price of NZD 15 per person per night. 

Services

There are bicycle rentals available on site.

Relax

The on-site spa facilities include a spa lounge and a Jacuzzi. The hotel provides rafting, hiking and cycling for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   8.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Hairdresser
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Fishing

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Private plunge pool
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Sofa bed
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Santa Maria Motel - Rotorua Rotorua location
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Hotel Address:

270 Te Ngae Road, Ngapuna ;, Rotorua, New Zealand

Get directions
City Center
  • Rotorua
    2.5 km
Airports
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    5.8 km
  • Tauranga City (TRG)
    53.5 km
Train Stations
  • Rotorua Arts Village
    2.1 km
  • Bus stop
    3.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    8

Rooms and availability

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Size: 51 m²
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Santa Maria Motel - Rotorua Rotorua location
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      Hotel Address:

      270 Te Ngae Road, Ngapuna ;, Rotorua, New Zealand

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Rotorua
        2.5 km
      Airports
      • Rotorua (ROT)
        5.8 km
      • Tauranga City (TRG)
        53.5 km
      Train Stations
      • Rotorua Arts Village
        2.1 km
      • Bus stop
        3.5 km
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Number of rooms:
        8

      Santa Maria Motel Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 2.4 km

      Places of interest

      • Arawa Park Racecourse - 1.7 km
      • Rotorua Energy Events Centre - 1.9 km
      • Rotorua Government Gardens - 2.0 km
      • Whakarewarewa Maori Village - 2.1 km
      • Sir Howard Morrision Performing Arts Centre - 2.2 km
      • Rotorua District Library - 2.3 km
      • Scion Crown Research Institute - 2.4 km
      • Rotorua High Court, District Court and Family Court - 2.4 km
      • Red Stag Timber-Waipa Saw Mill - 2.4 km
      • Rotorua District Council - 2.4 km
      • Rotorua Eat Street - 2.5 km
      • Matariki Cultural Centre - 2.7 km
      • Rotorua Lakefront - 2.7 km
      • Rotorua Soundshell - 2.8 km
      • Waiariki Institute of Technology - 3.3 km
      • Te Wananga o Aotearoa - 4.1 km

      Train stations

      • Rotorua Arts Village - 2.0 km

      Convention centers

      • Tamaki Maori Village - 2.0 km

      Shopping areas

      • Rotorua Museum - 1.9 km
      • Rotorua Central Mall - 2.1 km

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve - 2.2 km

      Museums

      • Kuirau Park - 3.7 km

      Parks

      • Rotorua International Stadium - 4.5 km

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      • Whakarewarewa Hot Springs - 2.2 km
      • Polynesian Spa - 2.5 km

      Local attractions

      • Rotorua Museum - 2.0 km
        Government Gardens, Rotorua
      • Lake Rotoiti - 2.7 km
        RotoruaNew Zealand
      • New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute - 2.7 km
        Hemo Rd, Rotorua
      • Mt. Tarawera - 2.7 km
        RotoruaNew Zealand
      • Lake Tarawera's Hot Water Beach - 2.7 km
        RotoruaNew Zealand

      Near the hotel

      • Hell's Gate - 860 m
        State Highway 30, Rotorua
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          8
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        Santa Maria Motel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Santa Maria Motel

        Average guest rating

        7.8out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 23 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Family with children
          9.6

          Great owners/staff. Very friendly. Lovely clean apartment close to all amenities in Rotorua. Would definitely stay there again.

          Decor was old-fashioned but clean.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Very friendly and helpful staff. Very accommodating to our children and our pet. Useful advice about local attraction. We booked the Queen Studio and the 3 bedroom apartment for one night. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. A real home away from home. We will happily stay there again and we recommend the Santa Maria Motel to all. Thanks again for a very pleasant stay.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Convenient location, staff friendly and helpful.

          The motel and environs were a bit tired looking. Looked a lot better on the website.

        • Family with children
          5.4

          It has a pool in the sunshine and a hot spa however we never used them - too busy. Motel was within walking distance to Redwoods Park and close tothe start of the road to Tarawera and the Buried Village. Good curry house just up the road!

          The cottage that we stayed in was old and tired with black mould around the bathroom taps, towel rails etc, furthermore it vibrated when trucks drove by on the main road nearby. The other motel rooms looked better but would not accommodate my family size.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Apartment was very spacious, simple and clean. Kitchen fully equipped, spacious bathroom. Our room had been for our arrival which was great as it was below zero outside. Very friendly and helpful staff.

        • Family with children
          5.4

          Warm welcome.

          Sofa in living room was very uncomfortable. Motel was a long way from the centre of town.

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          Staff is friendly and helpful. The price is affordable. Room is clean and tidy with sky, and full kitchen wares.

        • Family with children
          7.0

          The host - Emma and Jeson, very nice people

        • Family with children
          10.0

          It was ideal and handy to everything

        • Family with children
          9.2

          Nice surroundings, all neccessities provided and very family friendly.

          A time warp back into the 80's but still very pleasant.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Children friendly close to tourist attractions helpful service

        • Family with children
          4.2

          friendly and helpful staff

          apartment is dirty, furniture is full of dust and stain. location is distant from city centre.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The owner with his staff were very friendly and most helpful and knowledgeable about the area around them. Very clean and tidy beds comfortable linen and towels all nice and clean our stay was great highly recommended for the price thankyou santa maria rotorua

        • Family with children
          9.6

          It presented great value for money. The owners went out of their way to accomodate us and find the best deals on the local attractions.

        • Family with children
          7.4

          Liked best? Jason was the most helpful, generous motlier I've ever met. 'Excellent' just isn't enough, superb is a better fit. Location - busy area but close to the city and all city and country-side attractions. Cottage gardens pretty and our 4 year old loved the rabbits. Spa not over-chlorinated, very relaxing.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Santa Maria Motel - Rotorua Rotorua location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        270 Te Ngae Road, Ngapuna ;, Rotorua, New Zealand

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Rotorua
          2.5 km
        Airports
        • Rotorua (ROT)
          5.8 km
        • Tauranga City (TRG)
          53.5 km
        Train Stations
        • Rotorua Arts Village
          2.1 km
        • Bus stop
          3.5 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          8