Santa Maria Motel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
270 Te Ngae Road, Ngapuna, Rotorua, 3010, New Zealand
4.5 out of 5 rating 71 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Santa Maria Motel in Rotorua, you'll be near the airport, a 4-minute drive from Tamaki Maori Village and 7 minutes from Polynesian Spa. This apartment is 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from Lake Rotoiti and 5 mi (8.1 km) from Skyline Rotorua.


Make yourself at home in one of the 8 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your room comes with a Select Comfort bed. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. 32-inch LCD televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a spa tub. This apartment also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and tour/ticket assistance.


Grab a bite from the grocery/convenience store serving guests of Santa Maria Motel. Continental breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Whakarewarewa Hot Springs - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Racing Rotorua - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Whakarewarewa: The Living Maori Village - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Rotorua Central Mall - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Rotorua Golf Club - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Polynesian Spa - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Rotorua Night Market - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Rotorua Arts Village - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Tamaki Maori Village - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Blue Baths - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Te Puia New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Government Gardens - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Eat Street - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi

The preferred airport for Santa Maria Motel is Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) - 6 km / 3.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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 front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

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

  • This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, 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.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15 per person (approximately)

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

  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Airport transportation
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free use of nearby fitness center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking