Solitaire Lodge is located on a private, secluded peninsular overlooking the historic and beautiful Lake Tarawera, Rotorua. Located in the central North Island, Rotorua is well connected to the rest of New Zealand. The city is a leisurely three-hour drive from the gateway city of Auckland, and a 5 – 6-hour drive from New Zealand’s capital city of Wellington. With a host of day trips within easy reach of Rotorua hiring a car can be fun and will give you freedom to explore. Solitaire Lodge is an excellent ‘stay put’ option with day trip itinerary options. Some of the recommended activities include Taupo (80km), Whakatane seafront (85km), Tauranga beaches (86km), Hamilton city shopping (108km), Lake Waikaremoana scenic walks(156km), Waitomo Glow Worm Caves (161km) and Mt Ruapehu with the Tongariro Crossing excursion (177km).
A good option is to hire a car from the airport, there are a number of hire companies to chose from including Avis, Europcar, Hertz and National.
Download Driving directions. 1>From Auckland 2>From Wellington 3>From Tauranga
For assistance with planning your stay please contact us to enquire about rates and availability.