Room type

Superior Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Deluxe Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Deluxe King Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 3 restaurants and 3 spa tubs

A family-friendly stay in the heart of Rotorua awaits you at Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre. Within just a 15-minute stroll, you'll find Rotorua Golf Club, Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve, and Te Puia New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute. Highlights at this hotel include 3 restaurants, 3 spa tubs, and an outdoor swimming pool.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with cable channels, and all 133 rooms feature free WiFi, free wired Internet, and in-room childcare. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining convenient. Additionally, coffee/tea makers, ceiling fans, and safes are available.

The restaurant, Mr Yakitori, serves Japanese cuisine and is open for dinner. At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Enjoy the fitness center, sauna, and kids' swimming pool. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, free wired Internet in public areas, and a conference center. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Rotorua hotel include Racing Rotorua and Springfield Golf Club.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre features 3 spa tubs, an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities include a conference center and conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers a children's pool, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Shopping on site 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of spa tubs - 3 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Total number of rooms - 133 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Phone 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cable TV service 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Mr Yakitori - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only. Open select days.

The Pavilion - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Kowhai - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

D Bar - This restaurant serves dinner only.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

3 spa tubs are on site along with an outdoor pool. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

  • Golfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 28 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 100
  • Deposit: NZD 50 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 34.50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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