The Backyard Inn

3
3.5 Star Hotel

The Backyard Inn in Rotorua is located in a tranquil setting overlooking Kuirau Park, just 5 minutes from the city centre. Hostel amenities include heated outdoor pool, cafe and bar, communal area and internet corner (charge), free parking, pool table and bicycle hire (charge). The dorms have up to 4 beds and include linen and individual, secure storage.



Amenities

Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a garden. This hostel also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and a picnic area.


Dining

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the hostel's coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to noon for a fee.


Renovations

This property is closed from June 1 2020 to March 31 2021 (dates subject to change).


National Ratings

This Backpacker property is rated 3 star plus.


Business Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 98 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to keep you connected.


Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kuirau Park - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Rotorua Hospital - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
St. Faith's Anglican Church - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Tama-te-Kapua Meeting House - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Eat Street - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Rotorua Night Market - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Matariki Hangi & Maori Cultural Performance - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Rotorua Central Mall - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Tamaki Maori Village - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Government Gardens - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Blue Baths - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Rotorua Arts Village - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Government Gardens Golf - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi

The preferred airport for The Backyard Inn is Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi


Location

With a stay at The Backyard Inn in Rotorua, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Polynesian Spa and Skyline Rotorua. This hostel is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Lake Rotorua and 7.6 mi (12.3 km) from Lake Rotoiti.

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Featured Amenities

  • Free self parking
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
place
60 Tarewa Road, Rotorua, 3010, NEW ZEALAND
phone
+64 (07) 347 0931
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More about The Backyard Inn

The Backyard Inn in Rotorua is located in a tranquil setting overlooking Kuirau Park, just 5 minutes from the city centre. Hostel amenities include heated outdoor pool, cafe and bar, communal area and internet corner (charge), free parking, pool table and bicycle hire (charge). The dorms have up to 4 beds and include linen and individual, secure storage.


Amenities

Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a garden. This hostel also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and a picnic area.


Dining

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the hostel's coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to noon for a fee.


Renovations

This property is closed from June 1 2020 to March 31 2021 (dates subject to change).


National Ratings

This Backpacker property is rated 3 star plus.


Business Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 98 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to keep you connected.


Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kuirau Park - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Rotorua Hospital - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
St. Faith's Anglican Church - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Tama-te-Kapua Meeting House - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Eat Street - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Rotorua Night Market - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Centre - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Matariki Hangi & Maori Cultural Performance - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Rotorua Central Mall - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Tamaki Maori Village - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Government Gardens - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Blue Baths - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Rotorua Arts Village - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Government Gardens Golf - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi

The preferred airport for The Backyard Inn is Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi


Location

With a stay at The Backyard Inn in Rotorua, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Polynesian Spa and Skyline Rotorua. This hostel is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Lake Rotorua and 7.6 mi (12.3 km) from Lake Rotoiti.

  • Free self parking
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited WiFi (surcharge) device count - 1
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Conference space
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Total number of rooms - 98
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Garden

Check-in - Begin Time

2:00 PM


Check-in - End Time

7:00 PM


Check-in - Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit


Check-in - Special Instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:30 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


Check-in - Min Age

18


Check-out - Time

10:00 AM


Fees - Optional

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (1-device limit, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (1-device limit, rates may vary)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Policies - Know Before You Go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Hotel

  • Free self parking
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited WiFi (surcharge) device count - 1
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Conference space
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Total number of rooms - 98
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Garden


Check-in - Begin Time

2:00 PM


Check-in - End Time

7:00 PM


Check-in - Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit


Check-in - Special Instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:30 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


Check-in - Min Age

18


Check-out - Time

10:00 AM


Fees - Optional

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (1-device limit, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (1-device limit, rates may vary)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Policies - Know Before You Go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.