As the conference is within 30 days, accommodation bookings have now closed via the registration form. However, if you are still in need of accommodation please contact with your requested dates and preferred hotel from those listed below.

Sudima Lake Rotorua

1000 Eruera Street, Rotorua
(600m to Energy Events Centre)

Superior Room | $169 per night, room only
Superior Plus Twin | $199 per night, room only

Adjacent to the famous Polynesian spa and just an 11-minute walk from the Energy Events Centre, Sudima Hotel Lake Rotorua is a well-appointed home-away-from-home. The fully accessible hotel has a heated swimming pool and Maori cultural shows along with high-speed broadband internet.

Amenities include LCD TVs with satellite channels, tea/coffee making facilities and a 24/7 front desk. Air conditioning and heating is provided for all rooms.
Okareka Restaurant offers breakfast and all-day dining featuring international cuisine and New Zealand wines or enjoy a drink at the Okareka Bar with its striking view over lake Rotorua.

Check in time: 2:00pm | Check out time: 10:00am

Millennium Hotel

1270 Hinemaru Street, Ohinemutu, Rotorua
(700m to Energy Events Centre)

Superior room | $260 per night, room only

Next to mystical Lake Rotorua and just a brief stroll from the city centre, Millennium Hotel Rotorua is an eco-friendly destination. Amenities include a heated indoor swimming pool, communal hot tub, day spa, a fitness centre and unlimited free WiFi.
Rooms and suites feature residential-style decor with views of Lake Rotorua or the native garden and include air-conditioning, satellite TV, a desk and a refrigerator.

Dining is delivered with Restaurant Nikau offering evening meals using local produce, the Brasserie Poolside Restaurant serving delicious breakfasts and the contemporary Bar Zazu open daily from noon until late.

Check in time: 2:00pm | Check out time: 10:00am

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside

Lake End, Tutanekai Street, Rotorua
(1k to Energy Events Centre)

Standard city view room | $249 per night, room only

In the heart of the cultural and geothermal marvel that is Rotorua, Novotel Rotorua Lakeside Hotel provides comfort with the lake right at your doorstep.
The hotel features a restaurant, fitness centre, geothermal spa and hot pools. All air-conditioned rooms provide a calm haven with spectacular scenery and include a 42-inch flat-screen TV, a large work desk, ironing facilities, tea and coffee making facilities, slippers and bathrobe.

Experience a delicious dinner filled with tantalizing flavours at Atlas Restaurant which also offers a buffet breakfast and à la carte lunch while Clarks Bar offers snacks in a relaxed atmosphere.

Check in time: 2:00pm | Check out time: 11:00am

Terms and Conditions

  • Accommodation can be booked as part of your registration process.
  • If you wish to hold a room prior to registering or require a number of rooms for your organisation, please contact
  • Rates are per room per night and include 15% GST (goods and services tax).
  • Accommodation cancellations within 30 days of the Gastro 2023 Conference may be subject to a cancellation fee based on individual hotel policies.
  • Credit card details are required at the time of booking as a guarantee only, your card will not be charged. All accommodation charges must be settled directly with the Hotel prior to departure. No invoice will be issued.
  • In case of your non arrival or late cancellation, the hotel will be given access to your card details to charge the appropriate cancellation fee.
  • If you wish to charge back your accommodation this can be done at check-out if your organisation has made an arrangement directly with the hotel please notify to enquire.
  • If when booking your hotel, the online system indicates it is full please email with your preferred hotel and dates and she will be able to assist you. The hotel may not be full, your dates may just fall outside the period held by the organisers.

Please do not hesitate to contact Leanne should you have any questions regarding accommodation at the conference.

Leanne Sherwood
Accommodation Coordinator | Conference Innovators
T +64 3 3353 2822