Rotorua accommodation

Rotorua has a wide range of accommodation options to suit all budgets and travel styles.

Accommodation in and around Rotorua does fill up over race week so please book and confirm your accommodation prior to arriving.

The event hub is located on the Lakeside Reserve in the heart of Rotorua, so most central hotels and motels will be within walking distance of all of the action.

Our preferred accommodation provider is the Novotel Rotorua Lakeside Hotel, which is located directly opposite the event hub.


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Bachcare Holiday Homes

Bachcare Holiday Homes

Whether you’re after a lakeside spot to rest your legs, somewhere with an outdoor spa to soak in after you finish your trail, or a space to fit the whole squad of supporters - Bachcare has great accommodation options in and around Rotorua, and the largest selection of pre-serviced holiday homes, baches, and apartments available for rent in New Zealand.

Your Safety first

Bachcare has implemented a number of procedures to ensure the safety of guests during their stay. From contactless service to pre and post stay cleaning, your peace of mind is guaranteed.

Exclusive Special Offer

See available properties at

Phone: 0800 42 22 42


Novotel Rotorua Lakeside Hotel

Check in to 4.5-star comfort with the lake at your doorstep at Novotel Rotorua Lakeside Hotel.

Conveniently located directly opposite the finish line, or just 15-minutes from Rotorua Airport in the heart of Rotorua township, Novotel Rotorua Lakeside is the perfect base for adventure enthusiasts and families alike to see all that New Zealand's geothermal capital has to offer. 

Rejuvenate in the spa's natural geothermal mineral pools then retire to your room - a calm haven with earthy colours, wood furniture and picture windows, soak in the spectacular scenery at Novotel.


Novotel Rotorua Lakeside have a special offer for all the Tarawera Ultra runners.

$269 City View per night. Use code MICENZ when booking.


Accommodation Contact:

Ph 07 349 8400


Address:  Lake End of Tutanekai Street