Solitaire Lodge

16 Ronald Road, Rotorua, North Island, 3076, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $1028.00

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A travel blog entry by laura_schofield


This morning we were up early to sneak out the room, change, enjoy a breakfast of croissants and then off to the isite guiding to meet the bus to take us to hobbiton the set from the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies.

The bus journey took around an hour and on route the bus driver let us know what to expect and gave us a few facts about the films etc...

Having not been a massive fan ...

Rotten Torua and the 7 metre drop

A travel blog entry by handytravels


... question “Why would anyone choose to live here?” each time the rotten smell lingered in the air.

Zoo Times

A chance glance into one our brochures had shaped our afternoon – Hannah had spotted an advert showing lion cubs at a nearby zoo – the plan was made. We reached the zoo just in time for the feeding of the older, larger lions. We felt a bit bad for them, they didn’t have a huge amount of ...

Bubbling mud, geysers and geothermal pools!

A travel blog entry by twodrifters07


... it in England, still wasn't sure about it all, so when he returned he had a big meeting and divided the village 'Christians' into two lots based on where they were standing...Catholics were the left-hand side of the chief, Anglicans on the right-hand side. To this day, the village 'lefters' are still Catholic, 'righters' are still Anglican!
We waited around to try to see the big geyser, Pohutu, blow ...

New Zealand - Rotorua & Rotoiti

A travel blog entry by gazburn


... As we awoke to another gorgeously sunny day we were faced with the conundrum of washing ourselves without a shower or tap in sight. Now in Africa this wasn't a problem as we simply didn't wash. However the homeless man vibe I was rocking in Tanzania probably wouldn't go down so well in NZ. Thankfully in the lakes in NZ, unlike those in Tanzania, everything isn't trying to eat you so we cleaned ourselves by going for a swim. Our next stop was the town of Rotorua, home of some of the ...


A travel blog entry by carrhaughan


... 8211; but it looks miles away! Still, our sports tracker is saying around 7km to go, and it’s mostly downhill now, so we should get there within a couple of hours. However, we notice a discrepancy between our GPS-based sports tracker and the official marker poles – we seem to actually be doing more distance than is officially stated, which is a bit demoralising! The path traverses down the steep slopes of the northern side of the volcano and even more ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 16 Ronald Road, Rotorua, is near Te Puia.
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    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding