Just 15 minutes drive from the city of Rotorua, Hamurana Lodge is set in the hills of Rorotura, a Maori heartland in the Bay of Plenty area on New Zealand’s North Island overlooking Lake Rotorua itself and surrounded by mountains and fields.
Accommodation at the boutique Hamurana Lodge is set in a series of two and three-storey buildings that tumble down the hillside. The Estate and Superior Rooms and the Suites are large and airy, and decorated in natural wood an dstone finishes and a palette nspired by sun and flowers. With stylish furniture, bright rugs and striking native artwork, the rooms also feature all the mod cons you could wish for, including flat screen TV, iPod docking station, high-speed Wi-FI and bar baskets containing plenty of treats. The extra spacious bathrooms include signature deep soaking tubs, glass shows and large picture windows so you can still enjoy the lake or garden views when you're brushing your teeth.
Relax in the hotel’s delightful outdoor pool, or soak up the sun on its landascaped terrace, enjoy a work out in the spacious fitness studio, or a game of tennis on the tennis court next to the pool. The hotel has a spa offering treatments based on traditional Maori healing rituals and products. – the Maori healing massage is not to be missed. The hotel also offers some great tours and excursions – try the eight-minute helicopter flight r an Volcanic air Safari, or visit the ancient Hamurana Springs, just a three-minute drive from the hotel. The hotel is also available for weddings and corporate retreats.
As well as complimentary continental breakfast each day, Hamurana Lodge offers an original dining concept for dinner – the casual Evening Gourmet Platter is put together each day with organic local produce, including smoked salmon, cold meat, award-winning cheese, homemade chutneys and locally made breads, to be enjoyed al fresco on the terrace, one of the dining rooms or in your own room. The hotel can also suggest and arrange local dining options.
415 Hamurana Road, RD 2Rotorua