Meetings and Events

Best Western Plus Fino Hotel & Suites features a bright and versatile meeting space that can host up to 30 people. There is an indoor breakout space (125 spm) as well as an outdoor area (55sqm) available. We are pleased to offer onsite catering options for tea breaks, working lunches as well as post-meeting dining in our restaurant and bar, Figue.

Our Penthouse Suite is bookable for accommodation and is also equipped with the space and facilities to host an event for up to 50 guests, standing. The Penthouse Suite is an exclusive option with indoor and outdoor space that features sweeping views of Christchurch city and the surrounding mountains.

Our central Atrium space is airy and open and is flooded with natural light. The Atrium can accommodate up to 50 persons with beverages and snacks and is an ideal option for exhibitions and opening events.

The dedicated professionals at Best Western Plus Fino Hotel & Suites look forward to working with you to deliver a perfect event.

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Each of the apartment-suites at Best Western Plus Fino Hotel and Suites Christchurch features one or two bedroom options with King Size or Split Beds and a dual access en-suite with shower or bath tub.

All of our suites include the following:

  • A complete kitchen - including stove, oven, dishwasher, fridge, tea/coffee making facilities, toaster, cutlery, crockery, glassware and utensils
  • Living room area with sofa and single chair
  • 48″ super HDTV
  • Interactive computer TVs
  • Dining area
  • Laundry Facilities with washing machine, dryer, iron and ironing board
  • Private Balcony with ranch sliders


The Fino Suite – One bedroom 55 sqm | Two bedroom 68 sqm - view walkthrough

The Deluxe Suite – One bedroom 60sqm | Two Bedroom 73 sqm - view walkthough
- additional features include: Two private balconies, extra room amenities and services as well as a daily newspaper

The Corporate Suite – 74 sqm - view walkthough
- additional features include: Two bedrooms and two bathrooms, executive desk

The Family Suite – 68 sqm - view walkthough
- additional features include: Two bedrooms and two bathrooms, Xbox 360 and a unisex toy box with games and toys

The Penthouse Suite – One or Two Bedrooms 180 sqm – view walkthough one, walkthough two
- additional features include: located on discreet and limited access area, 65″ super HDTV, generous en-suite, spacious outdoor balcony area with seating ideal for entertaining, Linden Leaves room amenities and micro fibre towelling

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Figue Restaurant and Bar is our onsite dining offering. Serving breakfast daily and dinner from Tuesday through to Saturday, Figue presents a relaxing and refined atmosphere for guests. Our vision is to become a favourite for locals and visitors to Christchurch alike. With an vibrant menu and a lovingly curated wine list, we aim for our guests to enjoy a memorable and stimulating dining experience.

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The Brook bar & bistro is conveniently located onsite at Best Western Braeside Rotorua.

Surrounded by decks and overlooking the resort’s private trout stream, The Brook is perfect for all moods, occasions and seasons. Guests will enjoy alfresco dining and leisurely drinks on the decks in summer and are encouraged to cosy-up by the fireplace in winter.

Our core emphases are our commitment to great food, using fresh produce and great service every time.  Our carefully designed menus are seasonally influenced to provide the optimum dining experience. Oh and while you are there, don’t forget to look out for our blackboard specials!

Open daily for dinner from November through to April and closed on Sunday nights from May to October. In-room dining breakfast only available (must be pre-ordered the night before). Please see below, our current menu and do not hesitate to contact us for any enquiries.

The attached conference room is private and can be used for small conferences, or group dinners.



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Best Western Braeside Rotorua offers a range of contemporary options to play host to your next event or function. Each of our versatile spaces can be arranged to suit an assortment of client requirements. Complemented by in-house food and beverage services, both the larger River Room and more intimate Tui Room are ideal for corporate or celebratory events alike. All of our spaces are brimming with natural light. Please feel free to contact the resort for more detailed information.

River Room – $180.00 per day - 14.2m x 5.7m - Whiteboard, flipchart, TV-Video and screen included

Event styles and capacity
Banquet 60
Board 30
Classroom 50
Reception 80
Theatre 90
U-Shape 40

Tui Room – $80.00 per day - 5.8m x 5.1m - Whiteboard, flipchart included

Event styles and capacity
Board 10
Classroom 10
Reception 12


Catering Options

Tea & Coffee on arrival: $3.00 per person
Morning Tea: $6.00 – Includes Tea, Coffee and Muffins
Finger Food Buffet: $18.00 per person
Afternoon Tea: $6.00 per person – Includes Tea, Coffee and Scones
Banquet/Dinner: By arrangement

Menu Finger Food – $18.00/person
Sample Lunch Menu
Hot Items Vegetable Frittata
Chicken Goujons
Cold Items Salad Selection
Fresh Wraps
Wholemeal Buns
Tea and Coffee


All prices include G.S.T.

Accommodation breakdown:
Studio unit (3) sleeps 1 – 2
One bedroom unit (9) sleeps 1 – 3
Or share twin in our two bed units (5) sleeps 2 – 3

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Conference Rooms Auckland

Situated in Newmarket, our conference rooms are multi-functional and are designed to hold your executive meetings, product trainings, seminars and discussions productively In Auckland. Use our two conference rooms to hold your gatherings and special events or functions, while enjoying the ambience of our motel as well as the sights and sounds of Auckland! Plenty of car parks and easy access from City Central, Epsom, Parnell, Penrose, Ellerslie, Mt Wellington and North Shore of Auckland!


  • White board
  • 65” LED TV/video + DVD player
  • Laptop computer, datashow and screen
  • Free Wi-Fi and broadband
  • Hi-Fi and speakers

Price list

Half day rate 8:30 to 1:00p.m/6.00 to10pm $280.00/ incl GST
Full day rate 8:30 to 6:30p.m $380.00 incl GST
Half day rate 8.30 to 1.00p.m/6.00 to 10pm $190.00/ inc GST
Full day rate 8.30 to 6.30pm $250.00/inc GST

Water, Tea and Coffee: $4.00 per person throughout the day.


Seating Capacity


Conference Room 1         Boardroom: 30              U-shape:  36                 Theatre: 60                 Classroom: 45


Conference room 2          Boardroom: 18              U-shape:  20                 Theatre: 48                 Classroom: 24


Food Catering

Our chef at our onsite café provides the freshest catering for morning, afternoon teas and lunch, along with espresso coffees if desired, from a menu designed to your requirements.

Booking your Conference Room

Please contact our reception and provide a credit card to confirm the booking of the conference room. Cancellation of booking will incur a full charge when we receive less than 72 hours’ notice.

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Friendly, personalised service is at the heart of your stay at Best Western Ballina Motel. The motel offers guests a range of wonderful modern facilities in addition to specious, contemporary and well-designed guest rooms.

Facilities onsite include:

  • Free off-street parking with 24 hour surveillance
  • Guest laundry
  • Conference facilities
  • Barbecue
  • Car washing facilities
  • Printing, photocopy and fax facilities available
  • Complimentary portacot
  • Baby baths and highchairs available
  • Car seat hire can be arrange


Room Types
At Best Western Ballina Motel, we offer a range of superbly appointed non-smoking guest rooms, catering for single travellers, couples and larger families or groups. Serviced daily, each room is air-conditioned, tastefully decorated and comfortably furnished. All beds are triple sheeted to ensure a hygienic and luxurious night’s sleep.

All rooms feature:

  • Bath robes
  • Business desk
  • Complimentary morning paper (Mon to Sat)
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • DVD player available
  • Electric blankets
  • Ensuite bathroom with “Satinjet” luxurious shower
  • FREE wired or wireless internet (200mb)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heated mirror
  • Ironing board (full sized) and steam iron
  • Kitchenette well-equipped with quality crockery, glassware, utensils, microwave, coffee plunger, and Bay Espresso fair trade coffee
  • Living area with sofa, coffee table, dining table and chairs
  • 32″ LCD flat screen TV with Sky “Guest Select” and over 50 digital TV channels

Standard Studio
These large ground floor standard studios are ideal for a couple or a single person. They are quiet, well designed ground floor rooms (25 square metres), offering a queen size bed.

Executive Studio
Our executive studios are ideal for a couple, two single people, or business travellers who require work space during their stay. They are more spacious (31 square metres), quiet, well designed ground and first floor studio rooms suitable for 1 to 2 people.
Rooms features a super king size bed that can be split into two single beds. Some ensuites include a double spa bath.
Upstairs rooms open onto a sun drenched balcony with outdoor table and chairs.

Standard One Bedroom Apartment
On the first floor, standard one bedroom apartments are ideal for couples wanting more space with a separate lounge and kitchen, or for a couple travelling with a child or another adult, or two single people wanting separate sleeping rooms.
The spacious first floor one bedroom apartment (34 square metres) is suitable for 2 to 3 people.
Rooms include queen size and single beds. All ensuites feature a double spa bath.

Executive One Bedroom Apartment
Our larger executive one bedroom apartments are ideal for a family travelling with two children or two couple travelling together. Located on the ground and first floors with a separate lounge and kitchen, these rooms are more spacious (40 square metres), quiet and are suitable for 2 to 4 people.
Rooms feature a super king size bed that can be split into two single beds and ensuites include a double spa bath.
The upstairs apartment opens onto a sun drenched balcony with outdoor table and chairs.

Two Bedroom Apartment
Our two bedroom apartments are ideal for families, two couples or larger groups travelling together. Located on the ground and first floors, this spacious accommodation (54 square metres) is suitable for up to 6 people.
The upstairs apartment has a king size bed that can be split into two single beds while the ground floor apartment has a queen size bed and three single beds. Both apartments have a double sofa bed in the lounge and a double spa bath.

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Best Western Ballina Motel’s air-conditioned small conference room provides a great venue for meetings, interviews, seminars, training sessions, and trade and product displays.

Our conference room can cater for 8 to 10 people seated at work tables or 12 to 16 people in theatre style without work tables. For larger groups we can also arrange larger and unique venues within a short distance of Best Western Ballina Motel.


Items available for your meeting include:

  • Table layout to your requirements
  • Whiteboard and flipcharts
  • Projection screen
  • DVD/Video players & 32″ TV
  • Adjustable lighting
  • Network hubs
  • Wired or wireless broadband available
  • Fully air-conditioned/heated
  • Ample free parking spaces available on site
  • “4 Star plus” accommodation for overnight guests.
  • Full secretarial support, photocopying and fax facilities


Catering is also available.

Morning Tea: Includes plunger coffee or tea, water and fresh juice with freshly baked muffins/scones.

Afternoon Tea: Includes plunger coffee or tea, water and fresh juice with biscuits/cake slices.

Finger Food Lunch: Comprises a selection of savoury quiche/tartlets, pizza, filled rolls, wraps and chicken or asparagus rolls, seasoned chicken portions, sausages rolls, plus biscuits or cake slices, a selection of fruit (seasonal) and a cheese platter.

We are happy to substitute items on request or we can cater to your specific requirements.
Please call us to discuss your meeting or conference requirements.

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Amys’z Café serves a fresh buffet breakfast with hot and cold options available.

Amys’z Café is open Monday – Friday 6.30am – 10.00am and Saturdays 8.00am – 11.00am

Continental Breakfast is available through reception outside Cafe hours.


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