Braeside Resort

BEST WESTERN Braeside Resort and Conference Centre


BEST WESTERN Braeside Resort & Conference Centre in Rotorua offers a tranquil retreat on New Zealand’s North Island. Rotorua is a must-visit destination for any traveller seeking a uniquely, New Zealand experience. Famed for its geothermal springs and pools, boundless greenery and historic Maori villages, Rotorua provides ample diversity for visitors to leave with a memorable story to recount.

An intimate resort tucked away on a leafy street, our charming accommodations comprise of spacious kitchenette guest rooms and suites, each equipped with cable TV and free high-speed WiFi. First time visitors to the city of Rotorua should note that the resort is situated in a sulphur-free area.

Guests wishing to take a break from exploring the sights and sounds of the Bay of Plenty are invited and encouraged to explore the lush grounds of the resort. We offer a variety of features onsite such as an outdoor (heated) swimming pool, spa area, minigolf, a playground for children, games room and our very own trout stream. Be sure to check out our onsite restaurant, ”The Brook Bar & Bistro”, ranked 7th best in Rotorua on Tripadvisor. opened daily for Dinner. Breakfast and lunch only available for group and conference bookings.

Additional guest services include, onsite laundry, tour booking and in-room dining.

Guests staying at the BEST WESTERN Braeside Resort & Conference Centre will enjoy proximity to water sports during the summer months on nearby Lake Rotorua and a wealth of activities within walking distance of your door.

To ensure you get the best out of your stay, we have short-listed some of the activities in and around Rotorua. With our knowledge and expertise, we can help you to create an itinerary to suit your requirements.

Whether it’s thrills and spills, a walk through native bush and wildlife parks or perhaps a cultural show you’re after, please do not hesitate to ask us for help and advice.

Skyline Rides- 3 min walk from the Resort – Enjoy a gondola ride to the top of Mt. Ngongotaha and if you feel up to it take the luge back down to the bottom
NZ Heritage Farm – 5 min walk from the Resort
Rainbow Springs – 5 min walk from the Resort
The Agrodome Sheep Show and Farm Tour – A 5 min drive to Western Road
Mountain Action- 2 minutes drive from the resort – Take in some of the scenery with the mountain action team.

Named New Zealand’s “Most Beautiful City” for  its breathtaking architecture, pristine waterways and visible dedication to the preservation of  its natural beauty, Rotorua is a must-see city when visiting New Zealand – at any time of year.

We have welcomed guests from all walks of life and our friendly staff of locals look forward to hosting you soon.


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