Ibis Rotorua


Just a short stroll from the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua, Ibis Rotorua is a fantastic option for runners seeking affordable comfort close to the action, in the heart of New Zealand’s geothermal resort town.

The on-site ‘I-Restaurant’ serves high quality, low priced meals and offers a buffet breakfast or Grab n Go menu, suitable for any dietary requirement.  Breakfast is not included in your stay but can be added with reception at check-in.  The ‘I-bar’ boasts a daily happy hour and is a perfect place to meet friends and other runners and swap hints and tips ahead of, or following, your race.

The hotels central location also provides easy access to cafés, restaurants and shops, as well as local public transport.

Rooms here are bright and comfortable and offer two separate beds, ensuite bathroom, TV with movies, air-conditioning, high-speed internet access and soundproofed windows.



  • Great location near the event site
  • Room Only board basis, allows you to take control of your own nutritional needs and budget
  • Guests can also use some facilities at the nearby Novotel Rotorua hotel

Your booking for this hotel also included Race Entry Fee Insurance – this covers 85% of the fee you paid to enter the race should you not be able to take part for various reasons including illness, injury, vehicle breakdown and more (further details and opt-in required on following pages)


Conveniently positioned within the heart of Rotorua, you’ll have easy access to local attractions, including Te Puia’s geothermal valley and Maori Pa and cultural experience, Skyline Luge, rejuvenating day spas, historic Blue Baths and Rotorua Museum.

Just a 15 minute driver from Rotorua Regional airport.

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