• Rotorua, New Zealand

    World Famous Springs

    Immerse yourself in New Zealand’s original geothermal hot pools experience

Historic | Therapeutic | World-Famous

Polynesian Spa is New Zealand’s original and iconic geothermal bathing experience, with multiple opportunities to indulge in both acidic and alkaline natural mineral springs, and unique day spa therapies for the ultimate in rest and relaxation.

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  • Bathing / Pools

    Polynesian Spa’s geothermal hot mineral waters are sourced from two natural springs and feed into 28 hot mineral pools.

    The slightly acidic Priest Spring water relieves tired muscles, aches and pains while the alkaline waters of the Rachel Spring will nourish your skin. Our 28 hot pools are split into 3 public bathing areas and 2 private pool areas.

  • The Day Spa

    All Day Spa Retreat Wellness Therapies include a soak in the Deluxe Lake Spa hot pools beforehand to warm up the muscles, soften your skin and relax your mind.

    To make the most of your indulgent retreat experience, we recommend you allow at least three hours at Polynesian Spa to enjoy a hot mineral water soak, your spa treatment and our therapy relaxation lounge after.

Popular packages

Explore our Bathing and Day Spa packages. Find something for that perfect date, some personal pampering, or a fantastic family experience.

Deluxe Double Dipper from $88.95 (One Person)

Enjoy the Deluxe Lake Spa and the Pavilion Pools bathing areas with all the best features combined: reflexology walk, cold plunge pool, geothermal recliners and deluxe changing rooms.

From: NZD 88.95


Romantic Double Dipper from $114.95 (Two People)

Enjoy a private soak in the alkaline spring waters of the Sky View Private Pool (30 mins) and then soak in the multitude of acidic and alkaline pools of the Pavilion Pools bathing area.

From: NZD 114.95


Ride & Relax | Velocity Valley and Polynesian Spa Combo

Experience two of Rotorua’s amazing attractions in one unforgettable day. Experience the thrill of adventure at Rotorua’s world famous Velocity Valley Adventure Park before relaxing in the Pavilion Pool bathing area at Polynesian Spa. While you’re soaking in the Pavilion Pools, relish the varying vistas of Lake Rotorua that you’ve been able to see today.

From: NZD 129


The Ultimate Splash | Duck Tour Combo

Enjoy a guided amphibious tour of Rotorua’s stunning lakes region, then warm up at Polynesian Spa in the world famous Deluxe Lake Spa bathing area. Enjoy both acidic and alkaline geothermal mineral waters.

From: NZD 130


Gift Vouchers

Do you know someone in your life that needs to stop, relax and reset? Treat that special person in your life with a Polynesian Spa gift voucher, perfect for both men and women.

From: NZD 50


Deluxe Romantic Package

The ultimate couples package is the perfect indulgence for that someone special, weather on a honeymoon or simply wanting to spoil. The Deluxe Romantic Package includes a soak in a Lake View Private Pool, a 60 Minute Massage, a Sparkling Wine, Freshly-Squeezed Juice or Smoothie, Lunch, and a Spa Gift.

From: NZD 324 per person


Gift Vouchers

Do you know someone in your life that needs to stop, relax and reset? Treat that special person in your life with a Polynesian Spa gift voucher, perfect for both men and women.

From: NZD 50


    Why settle for an ordinary year-end gathering when you can elevate it to the extraordinary? We offer an array of options to help you craft indelible memories with your team during this holiday season.


    Discover a range of upcoming events that promise relaxation, engagement, fun and a touch of something special.


    Arrange a luxurious hen’s do, a special family reunion or a simple day of resetting for you and your closest friends.


    Select from a variety of activities and add some gourmet food to the mix to spoil your team year-round.

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