Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

East Coast and the Volcanic Zone Hotels

Princes Gate Hotel

  • 1057 Arawa St. Map It
  • Rotorua
Check Rates


  • It's elegant and sophisticated with an air of old-fashioned charm


  • You'll feel you have to whisper in the lounge

Updated 02/18/2014

Fodor's Review

This ornate timber hotel was built in 1897 on the Coromandel Peninsula; its large, wonderfully appointed guest rooms were transported here in 1920. The bathrooms have both tubs and showers. The restaurant has live shows Saturday and Sunday evenings, and there's a deck where you can pull up a chair and gaze across the street at the Government Gardens.

Hotel Information


1057 Arawa St., Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, 3010, New Zealand

Map It



Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 36 rooms, 2 suites, 12 apartments
  • Rate includes: No meals

Updated 02/18/2014

Book A Hotel


Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all hotels in East Coast and the Volcanic Zone

Add Your Own Review

When did you stay?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?







No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE e-mail communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

How we use your email

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.