Located in the central North Island, Rotorua is less than 3 hours drive from Auckland and less than 7 hours from Wellington. One of the original tourist destinations in New Zealand, Accor have two hotels in Rotorua, the Novotel Lakeside and the popular Ibis Rotorua. Known as “Nature’s Spa of the South Pacific” the rising steam, hissing geysers and bubbling mud let you know you are in Rotorua. Visit Whakarewarewa Thermal Village to experience some of Rotorua’s geothermal highlights or discover New Zealand’s farming culture at Agrodome, where visitors can feed the lambs and calves. The heartland of New Zealand Maori culture, Rotorua invites tourists to experience the warm spirit of Te Maori. Watch a Maori cultural performance, where stories are relayed through beautiful song and dance, or indulge in a traditional hangi feast. After a hard days sightseeing there really is no better way to relax than by soaking in the healing waters of Rotorua’s hot springs. Whether it's adventure, rejuvenation, or a cultural experience you seek, Rotorua offers something special for everyone and we offer some great Rotorua accommodation options.