Fodor's Expert Review Solitaire Lodge
16 Ronald Rd., Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, 3076, New Zealand Fodor's Choice
Nestled in native bush on a private peninsula, the luxurious Solitaire Lodge commands extensive views over Lake Tarawera and the legendary mountain. Check out the volcanoes from the library-bar, or settle down in a shaded garden nook and sip a drink. If you're feeling active, the surroundings are perfect for hiking, boating, and fishing; use of lodge dinghies, kayaks, and fishing gear is included in the full-board rate. In addition to overnight accommodations, that rate also covers predinner drinks and canapés followed by a five-course evening meal, a full breakfast, a light lunch, and an extensive in-room minibar stocked with alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, snacks, and fruit.
- quiet, secluded class in superb surroundings
- good fishing
- remote location comes at a high price
- no golf course
Rate Includes: All-inclusive