Lake Rotoiti, Rotorua

(4.8/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Lake Rotoiti and many more Rotorua attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Rotorua trip generator.
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  • We are lucky to have family who live at Lake Rotoiti and it is paradise on earth. Clear, clean water to swim in, forest covered mountains and old fashioned holiday houses dotting the edge of the lake....  more »
  • A beautiful lake. Great for water skiing, wake boarding, swimming, paddle boarding etc. The hot pools are outstanding.  more »
  • This Lake reminded me of the Coromandel, it is stunning and you can see a long way across the lake. The winding road is quaint and a delight to drive along. Just hard to keep your eyes on the road.  more »