Overview

The Backyard Inn

60 Tarewa Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7347 0931

$16+

Overall guest ratings

6.9/10 Good
Based on 1,380 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.4
  • 8.2
  • 4.2
  • 4.0

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    About

    Enjoy your visit to Rotorua with a stay at The Backyard Inn. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool or grab a bite to eat at Cocoon Cafe, which serves breakfast and dinner.

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Game room
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Free parking
    • Pool table
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pets not allowed
    • Grill
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 1,370 reviews
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "Management was excellent, said 79%."
      7.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 70%."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.0 "80% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 7.4 "Good pool."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.1 "High value."
    • 4.2 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.0 "80% criticized the plain hotel."
    • 4.0 "Bad amenities."
      4.0 "60% thought the building wasn't nice."
      3.5 "65% found the grounds unpleasant."
      2.0 "80% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.9 "Rooms are not good."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were dirty."
      4.1 "59% complained about the bathroom."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.4 "66% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "64% had problems with the shower."
      1.5 "For 85%, the rooms looked old."
      3.8 "62% were disappointed with the minibar."
      3.2 "68% found problems with the furniture."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
    • 3.6 "Not very comfortable."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      3.6 "64% thought it was too noisy."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
      3.4 "66% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall Rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 739 reviews
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
      7.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 71%."
      7.2 "Great parking, according to 72%."
    • 7.1 "Good pool."
    • 7.0 "High value."
    • 4.6 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.9 "81% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.6 "Bad amenities."
      4.7 "53% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      4.9 "51% complained about the bathroom."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.9 "61% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.4 "56% had problems with the shower."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
      1.8 "For 82%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.8 "Not very comfortable."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      3.7 "63% thought it was too noisy."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
    • 3.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
      3.6 "64% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall Rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 397 reviews
    • 8.3 "Location is great."
      7.4 "Great parking, according to 74%."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.4 "Good pool."
    • 7.0 "High value."
    • 5.3 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.1 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
      3.6 "64% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.6 "64% said the wifi quality was bad."
      3.7 "63% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were dirty."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.9 "71% had problems with the shower."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
      3.1 "69% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.8 "62% were disappointed with the minibar."
      2.8 "72% found problems with the furniture."
      3.8 "62% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.4 "For 86%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.5 "Bad amenities."
      3.7 "63% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall Rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 232 reviews
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.8 "Good pool."
    • 7.5 "Good location."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
      4.1 "59% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.9 "Rooms are not good."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.8 "52% said rooms were small."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      4.1 "59% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.6 "Not very clean."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."
      4.1 "59% thought it was rather dirty."
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    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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