Our host hotel is the beautiful Novotel Rotorua Lakeside


Make a fab weekend of it staying at official Rotorua Ekiden Relay Accommodation Partners – Novotel Rotorua Lakeside & Ibis Rotorua!

Go to, enter Rotorua and dates you want to stay. Enter the unique code BGRE in the box labelled “Preferential Code”, this will give you access to the special rates below for the Rotorua Ekiden Relay 2019.

Also book your tickets in the Merchandise Section in the online entry for the Post Event Celebration Barbeque Buffet Dinner commencing at 5.45pm in Clarke’s Bar, Novotel Rotorua. This will be followed by the Ekiden After Party (free to participants and supporters) with a soon to be confirmed party dress theme, live band, drink specials and some special surprises.

Please email details of any  special dietary requirements eg vegetarian, gluten-free, to as soon as you have purchased your barbeque ticket.


City View $169.00 (room only)
Lake View $199.00 (room only)


City View $229.00 (room only)
Lake View $269.00 (room only)