Overview

The Backyard Inn

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

RM 74+

Overall guest ratings

6.9/10 Good
Based on 1,412 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.7
  • 8.4
  • 4.3
  • 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 1,393 reviews
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "Management was excellent, said 80%."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
      7.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 70%."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      7.7 "Great parking, according to 77%."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.0 "80% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 7.5 "Good pool."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.2 "High value."
    • 4.3 "Bad amenities."
      4.4 "56% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.9 "71% found the grounds unpleasant."
      1.8 "82% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.0 "80% criticized the plain hotel."
    • 4.0 "Rooms are not good."
      4.3 "57% complained about the bathroom."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.6 "64% had problems with the shower."
      3.8 "62% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.5 "For 85%, the rooms looked old."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
      2.9 "71% found problems with the furniture."
      4.0 "60% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 3.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.6 "64% said the wifi quality was bad."
      3.6 "64% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.6 "Not very comfortable."
      3.7 "63% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      4.2 "58% thought it was too noisy."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 807 reviews
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
      7.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 71%."
      7.9 "Great parking, according to 79%."
    • 7.4 "Good pool."
    • 7.2 "High value."
    • 5.0 "Average amenities."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      4.9 "51% complained about the bathroom."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were dirty."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      2.0 "80% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.2 "58% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.2 "58% had problems with the shower."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
      1.8 "For 82%, the rooms looked old."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      4.4 "56% thought it was too noisy."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
    • 4.1 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.8 "82% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.7 "Not very clean."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were dirty."
      4.2 "58% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.4 "56% thought it was rather dirty."
      0.0 "Dirty pool, said 100%."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 334 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
      7.8 "Great parking, according to 78%."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.5 "Good pool."
    • 7.2 "High value."
    • 4.0 "Bad amenities."
      4.1 "59% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.5 "65% said the wifi quality was bad."
      3.8 "62% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.7 "Rooms are not good."
      4.0 "60% complained about the bathroom."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.5 "65% said rooms were dirty."
      1.7 "83% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were small."
      3.0 "70% had problems with the shower."
      2.6 "74% found problems with the furniture."
      3.6 "64% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.0 "60% were disappointed with the minibar."
      4.3 "57% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.5 "For 85%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.5 "Not very comfortable."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were small."
      4.1 "59% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 250 reviews
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.8 "Good pool."
    • 7.6 "Good location."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to shopping."
      7.5 "Great parking, according to 75%."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.8 "52% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
    • 3.8 "Bad amenities."
      3.9 "61% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.6 "64% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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