Solitaire Lodge

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
16 Ronald Road, Lake Tarawera, 3076, New Zealand
5.0 out of 5 rating 194 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Lake Tarawera, Solitaire Lodge is on a lake, a 1-minute drive from Lake Tarawera and 12 minutes from Buried Village. This 5-star lodge is 13.8 mi (22.1 km) from Whakarewarewa: The Living Maori Village and 26.8 mi (43.2 km) from Lake Rotoiti.


Make yourself at home in one of the 9 guestrooms featuring free minibar items and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Bathrooms feature separate bathtubs and showers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.


Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional features at this lodge include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a fireplace in the lobby.


Grab a bite to eat at the lodge's restaurant, which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary full breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lake Tarawera - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Whakarewarewa Hot Springs - 7 km / 4.4 mi
Buried Village - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Lake Rotokakahi - 9.4 km / 5.8 mi
Lake Tikitapu - 12 km / 7.5 mi
Lake Okareka - 14.3 km / 8.9 mi
Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest - 16.8 km / 10.5 mi
Whakarewarewa: The Living Maori Village - 22.1 km / 13.8 mi
Rotorua Central Mall - 22.4 km / 13.9 mi
Rotorua Golf Club - 22.4 km / 13.9 mi
Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve - 22.5 km / 14 mi
Racing Rotorua - 22.5 km / 14 mi
Rotorua Arts Village - 22.6 km / 14 mi
Tamaki Maori Village - 22.7 km / 14.1 mi
Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre - 22.7 km / 14.1 mi

The preferred airport for Solitaire Lodge is Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) - 25.3 km / 15.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

If you are planning to arrive after 8:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the lodge prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 650.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Terrace
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no