Overview

The Backyard Inn

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

RM 62+

Overall guest ratings

7.0/10 Good
Based on 1,322 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.1
  • 7.7
  • 4.9
  • 3.9

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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 1,196 reviews
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      7.1 "71% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 7.1 "High value."
    • 6.9 "Pool is mediocre."
    • 4.9 "Disappointing food."
      2.0 "For 80%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      1.3 "Unclean dining area, according to 87%."
    • 3.9 "Not very clean."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      4.3 "57% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.0 "60% thought it was rather dirty."
      1.3 "Unclean dining area, according to 87%."
      0.0 "Dirty pool, said 100%."
    • 3.8 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 3.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.7 "83% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      1.4 "For 86%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      3.3 "67% criticized the plain hotel."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were dirty."
      3.6 "64% complained about the bathroom."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.8 "62% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      4.3 "57% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.1 "59% had problems with the shower."
      1.8 "For 82%, the rooms looked old."
      1.7 "83% were disappointed with the minibar."
      0.8 "92% found problems with the furniture."
      0.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 100%."
      0.0 "100% thought the tv was sub-standard."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    Based on 657 reviews
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.6 "Good location."
    • 7.0 "High value."
    • 6.4 "Pool is mediocre."
    • 4.7 "Disappointing food."
    • 4.3 "Not very clean."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      5.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 50%."
      4.4 "56% thought it was rather dirty."
      0.0 "Dirty pool, said 100%."
    • 4.2 "Rooms are not good."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      4.5 "55% complained about the bathroom."
      4.7 "53% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      4.1 "59% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      5.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 50%."
      4.7 "53% had problems with the shower."
      0.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 100%."
      2.1 "For 79%, the rooms looked old."
      0.0 "100% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.0 "80% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
      4.7 "53% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were small."
      2.8 "72% thought it was too noisy."
      0.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 100%."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 334 reviews
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.9 "Good location."
      7.5 "Great parking, according to 75%."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 7.0 "Good pool."
    • 6.8 "Average value."
    • 4.5 "Disappointing food."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.5 "Not very comfortable."
      3.6 "64% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were small."
      3.2 "68% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.3 "Not very clean."
      3.7 "63% said rooms were dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "64% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 2.9 "Terrible amenities."
      3.0 "70% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 203 reviews
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.3 "Good pool."
    • 7.1 "Good location."
      7.0 "Great parking, according to 70%."
    • 5.3 "Food is average."
    • 4.2 "Not very clean."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.6 "64% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.9 "61% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were dirty."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
    • 3.1 "Horrible vibe."
      1.4 "86% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.9 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.0 "70% 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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