Rotorua Central Backpacker
This simple motel is a 6-minute walk from Lake Rotorua, 11 minutes' walk from the Government Gardens and 3 km from Te Puia geothermal and cultural park.
Colourful private rooms and dorms offer free Wi-Fi, linens and shared bathrooms. The mixed and single-sex dorms sleep up to 6.
Parking is complimentary. Amenities include a relaxed TV lounge, a guest kitchen and a hot tub. There's also a garden.