Tips for booking a Te Aroha hotel

Cheapest month:July
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Te Aroha:$51/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$23/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Friday
$23 - $92
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$33 - $47
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Te Aroha

About Te Aroha

Translating to “the love” in the native Maori language, Te Aroha is a charming city in the foothills of Mount Te Arona. From the Hauraki Rail Trail to strolling Main Street for antiques and espresso breaks, Te Ahora offers a relaxing getaway surrounded by nature.

Things to do

Get a feel for the city with a leisurely walk downtown, which is full of antique stores. You’ll find recycled wine barrels and vintage treasures at Restorations and intricate scrap-metal iron sculptures at Historic Creations. Don’t miss seeing original felt designs from merino wool at Raewyn Penrose Originals gallery.

In addition to hosting the south trailhead of the Hauraki Rail Trail for cycling, the Mount Te Aroha Summit Track numerous hiking trails. After trekking for about 45 minutes to Whakapipi Lookout, you’ll be rewarded with spectacular views of the Hauraki Plains.

In a practice known as “taking the waters”, visitors flock to the area’s mineral spas. Edwardian Hot Springs Domain provides private soaking tubs, massages, aromatherapy and natural beauty therapy. You can also receive spa treatments at Mokena Geyser, a soda geyser shooting water three metres high approximately every 40 minutes.

Stop at Taupo Museum to view Maori art before having lunch at Domain Cottage Café, a favourite with locals and cyclers. In the evening, splurge on fine dining at Berlusconi, a restaurant and bar known for chocolate-dipping pots and New Zealand wines.

Getting There

Te Aroha sits about 130 kilometres from Auckland Airport, where you can rent a car or take a shuttle. Adventure-based transportation providers offer rides and bike transfers to the trails, while buses and taxis operate within the city.

Te Aroha travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Te Aroha?

    One of the most popular hotels in Te Aroha is The Nunnery, which has been reviewed by 327 users and currently has a rating of 9.3/10. Other top-rated locations include Te Aroha Holiday Park And Hot Pools and Racecourse Motel, which have received 7.1/10 and 9.2/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • How much do hotels in Te Aroha cost?

    Hotels in Te Aroha cost an average of $79/night, according to HotelsCombined data in the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Te Aroha?

    Over the last 3 days, Te Aroha hotels have been found for as cheap as $50/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

  • How much is a hotel in Te Aroha tonight?

    A hotel in Te Aroha tonight has an average price of $82, but some deals have been found for as low as $61 in HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours. Prices in Te Aroha are changing frequently.