Vacation rentals in Rotorua

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Top-rated holiday rentals in Rotorua

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Guest favourite
Guesthouse in Hamurana
The Cabin - Fantail Grove, Hamurana, Rotorua.
The Cabin is located at Hamurana, in a 2 acre garden setting 350m from Lake Rotorua. Located 120 m from the owners house and is completely private. All around are Sugar Maples with ferns and native plants underneath which attract the fantails. Purpose built and architecturally designed in 2019 as a holiday retreat using passive home guidelines. The cabin is a 15 minute drive from Rotorua CBD, close to all tourist attractions while allowing you the peace and quiet of a luxury retreat.
20–27 Oct
$231 NZD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 326 reviews
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Cottage in Rotorua
Wildberry Cottage -secluded modern farm retreat
Purpose-built in August 2020, this modern Scandinavian-inspired cottage combines warmth, comfort and coziness with a stunning rural setting. Set on 8.5 acres of rolling farmland with large mature trees for privacy. With only a few friendly sheep as neighbours, this is your chance to unwind and relax and enjoy the seclusion. This is the ultimate getaway for couples. The spacious deck give you views overlooking the surrounding farm - which you can stroll around and feed the animals.
30 Sep – 7 Oct
$337 NZD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 319 reviews
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Apartment in Okere Falls
Tranquil Couples Retreat Rotorua- Okere Falls.
This architecturally designed bach enjoys a private sunny aspect, with stunning views across Lake Rotoiti. It is located in a quiet street surrounded by trees. Features include: full sun, north facing deck with BBQ and views of the lake, double glazing, heat pump, wood fire, full kitchen with dishwasher, large oven, gas hobs and microwave. Bring your boat and leave at jetty at the end of road for trout fishing, trips to the lake-side hot mineral pools and exploring the lake.
9–16 Jun
$250 NZD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 389 reviews

Popular amenities for Rotorua holiday rentals

Stay near Rotorua's top sights

Redwoods Treewalk150 locals recommend
Polynesian Spa131 locals recommend
Redwoods – Whakarewarewa Forest117 locals recommend
Kuirau Park59 locals recommend
Skyline Rotorua198 locals recommend
Rotorua Thermal Holiday Park4 locals recommend

Other great holiday rentals in Rotorua

Guest favourite
Guesthouse in Rotorua
Separate apartment overlooking Lake Tarawera
16–23 Jul
$170 NZD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 121 reviews
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Guesthouse in Okere Falls
Contemporary Pod @ Okere Falls / Lake Rotoiti
2–9 Aug
$168 NZD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 342 reviews
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Apartment in Lake Okareka
Lakeside - Loft by the Lake
27 Jul – 3 Aug
$147 NZD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 408 reviews
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Guesthouse in Rotorua
The Summer House
9–16 May
$205 NZD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 338 reviews
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Apartment in Rotorua
Luxury apartment, hot tub & free wifi
22–29 May
$233 NZD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 167 reviews
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Apartment in Tikitere
At the Lake's Edge
23–30 Jul
$155 NZD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 388 reviews
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Apartment in Rotorua
Lake Views
30 Sep – 7 Oct
$209 NZD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 909 reviews
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Tiny home in Rotorua
Links Loft
14–21 Jun
$231 NZD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 138 reviews
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Home in Rotorua
Gemini Quality lakeside accommodation Whole House
24 Feb – 3 Mar
$450 NZD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 282 reviews
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Guest suite in Rotorua
Parawai Bay Lakeside Retreat
3–10 Feb
$385 NZD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 425 reviews
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Tiny home in Rotorua
Tiny Home Retreat with 2 Bedrooms & Hot Tub!
15–22 Sep
$214 NZD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 164 reviews
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Tiny home in Hamurana
*Pod Paradise* Rural stay with wood fired Hot Tub
30 Jul – 6 Aug
$135 NZD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 337 reviews

Quick stats about holiday rentals in Rotorua

Total rentals

1.2K properties

Rentals with a pool

80 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

150 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

760 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

91K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$16 NZD before taxes and fees

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