Lake Rotoiti, Rotorua

4.7
#11 of 19 in Nature in Rotorua
Enjoy the great outdoors at Lake Rotoiti, a beautiful alpine lake in the heart of Nelson Lakes National Park. Take a relaxing stroll around the lake, or challenge yourself by hiking up one of the mountains. Get on the water and explore the lake and rivers by kayaking, white water rafting, and swimming. Locals and tourists alike frequent the site for its excellent trout fishing, too. Hot springs and golf courses are nearby, as are ski resorts in the winter. The attraction provides a campground as well as many private vacation homes to rent. Put Lake Rotoiti at the forefront of your travel plans using our Rotorua trip itinerary builder website.
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4.7
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  • Nice place where we stopped for lunch but do not forget to protect you from sand flies. Horrible. One week after the itch was always there.  more »
  • Rotoiti is a wonderful, peaceful place. Well worth the visit. A must-see are the hot springs, only accessible by boat.  more »
  • Yes, it’s a long way from anywhere but that therein lies its charm. With only the most basic facilities plus a charming water taxi service, this is an ideal place to swim,sail, walk, unwind. Only...  more »
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  • Awesome Central North Island lake. Warm in summer.
  • One of the most beautiful places in the country. Pretty amazing to stay in a house right on the water with a private jetty.
  • Great place but water is cool
  • Clean and good fishing
  • Lake Rotoiti in New Zealand is a wonderful place to visit. Fantastic views of the water falls, full of natural scenery all around, nice weather conditions, lakes surrounded by mountains, all very pleasant sights. Calm and clean lakes water with arrangements for boating makes this place fabulous.

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