Local Tip The Grill menu will tempt your with a premium selection of fillet steak, chicken kebab and South Island salmon steak - all cooked and prepared on the grill to your liking.
Local Tip If you can plan your timing, arrive about 9.40am, to see the daily eruption of Lady Knox Geyser at 10.15am. It's a few minutes drive from the main centre. You are given directions when you buy a ticket at the...
Situated in the heart of the North Island, Rotorua is recognized as the cultural centre of Maoridom. For well over 100 years an infusion of culture...more »
Resting on New Zealand’s shores are some of the oldest rocks known to man; over 500 million years old. 85 million years ago, the two islands of Aotearoa broke away from the massive super continent...more »
Rotorua is a popular destination for tourists, and makes a great base for exploring the diverse sights of the Bay of Plenty and central North Island....more »
The Saturday Morning Rotorua North Rotary Market is open every Saturday of the year from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This is the largest special event in the Rotorua area. Depending on the weather, there are upwards of 3,000 shoppers who use the market. The colourful stalls and their goods are a tourist attraction as well as a source of... more »
The Princes Gate Hotel’s live entertainment roster has become something of a Rotorua legend. A tradition for fine entertainment built over decades has seen the Princes Gate Hotel become one of the hottest venues in town. Both our guests-in-residence and our local aficionados return again and again to our dinner shows. Broadway to Vegas... more »
Every Saturday morning, rain, hail or shine, some 50 or more stallholders representing the regions locally grown seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh meat, smoked and fresh fish, artisan breads, hand crafted food, flowers and plants gather in the historic school grounds. As a local or a visitor to the region, experience the environment of a... more »
Enjoy a great takeaway at the Rotorua Street Market which is held every Thursday from 5.00pm - 9.00pm. The best food can be found on the street from a number of local restaurants and suppliers showcasing their cuisine. Try the foot long hotdogs or one of the Indian currys on offer. more »
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