Kawaha Point Lodge

171 Kawaha Point Rd, Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand | 5 star hotel

Travel Blogs from Rotorua

Did someone pop off?

A travel blog entry by mcvietnamtrip


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Lewy was extremely tired, so we went for a car ride to get him to slepp, to no avai! However, we did get to see two lakes one of which was absolutely amazing Lake Tikitapu - a must see.

Our little "bus" was running out of juice so we came back to the hotel for a rest which turned into a play in the park and a boat ride followed by drinks a the bar!

We were meant to go to a hungi tonight but couldnt get on a tour so we went to the fat dog ...

Day - 61 Whakatane to Rotorua (63 miles)

A travel blog entry by dewdsontour


... a bush or tree. Maybe walks will be faster now? Next the cultural bit with a visit to the museum, which was an hospital when first built, where we had a guided tour by an old Maori guide, who even pointed out some of his relatives on the old photographs. The area was known for its healing waters before this hospital was built but an earthquake sank the famous pink and white terraces where the water flowed through baths formed naturally from ...

No place at the inn....

A travel blog entry by rob-heulwen


So, first night in the van. Not too bad. Must remember to put the hand brake on. That a kettle can take a long time to boil if you 1) don't put the electric on if using the electric kettle and 2) if you don't put the gas on the gas one won't work...! Also mustn't drive off with the steps still down and oh yes, the van is longer than I thought which is why I backed into a utility post (it was ok after I and another chap straightened it and stamped the earth back ...

Rotorua - Luging and the Maori Experience

A travel blog entry by lpringle


... show of music and dance by the Maori people before tucking into an insane dinner of slow cooked food that's buried in the volcanic ground to bake for 4 hours - it was delicious! The slow cooked lamb and chicken were such a luxury after our hostel dining and all the veg, stuffing and gravy made it almost a proper roast dinner - we even got dessert! Tonight was our first night out with an actual bar to go to rather ...

It smells like eggy shart

A travel blog entry by erotergum


... the main tribal chief of the place we went to. The Maoris all came out running and shouting and performed this Hakka and they placed a peace offering (of a fern) on the ground. Historically they did this so they knew if outsiders were coming for peaceful means or war. To be honest, if I wanted to invade their village I'd definitely think twice after that performance as it is pretty terrifying. Once the peace offering was accepted the women of the tribe then did ...


This 5 star hotel, located on 171 Kawaha Point Rd, Rotorua, is near Skyline Skyrides, Rainbow Springs Nature Park and Kiwi Encounter, Mitai Maori Village, and Ohinemutu.
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5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding