We are open 7 days a week from 10:30am - 8pm. Our first pool begins to drain at 7:15pm.

welcome To Rotorua's favourite Hotpools!

We are open 7 days a week from 10:30am - 8pm.  Our first pool begins to drain at 7:15pm and last entry is 7pm
Tickets are available to buy on arrival or can be pre- purchased online through the Book Now Option

Waikite Valley Hotpools is a unique place to come and experience the ‘Living Waters’ of the Te Manaroa Spring, which is the largest single source of 100% pure geothermal water in New Zealand. 

Geothermal Water and Outdoor Pools
The pure geothermal spring water cascades into our thermal swimming pools which range between 30°C and 41°C. Whilst the pools are man made, they are surrounded by nature. 

Private Pools
Treat yourself and another person to a private pool for 40minutes with tranquil native bush valley views and individual temperature controls.

Te Manaroa Spring Eco-trail
Enjoy our short family friendly walking trail to the spectacular bubbling Te Manaroa Spring which is the source of our pure geothermal water. Here, you can discover the geothermal botany and geology unique to this area. 

Come along for a short stay at our 30 Site Campground with powered and unpowered sites. Included in your stay is access to the 6 general pools. Reservations can only be made via our website. Click here if you'd like to make a reservation. 

Snack Café
Our small café serves a basic snack menu, coffee, selection of beer and wine, soft drinks and ice cream from 11:30 - 6pm daily.