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Venue & Accommodation

As part of the conference goodness, we have managed to negotiate
special discounts for attendees, for hotels near the venue.

Special Accommodation Deals

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside & Ibis Rotorua

Conveniently located just 15 minutes from Rotorua Airport in the heart of Rotorua township,
Novotel Rotorua Lakeside is the perfect base for adventure enthusiasts and families alike to see all that New Zealand’s geothermal capital has to offer.

NMEC has a group rate at the Novotel Rotorua Lakeside.
This is just a few minutes walk to the conference venue, the Energy Events Centre.

Novotel City facing rooms at NZ$259 per room per night
Novotel Lake facing rooms at NZ$299 per room per night

IBIS City facing rooms at NZ$199 per room per night
IBIS Lake facing rooms at NZ$229 per room per night

Room numbers are limited. To reserve your preferred room/s please book early:
Online booking directions
1. Go to –
2. Select your hotel and check in and check out dates, number of guests etc.
3. Use the preferential code BGPG
4. Select your room type and press the Checkout button.
5. Complete your guest and payment details.

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside, Lake End, Tutanekai Street 3010, ROTORUA Tel: 07 346 3888
For group related queries please email Kuljeet Kaur & Fred Yark at

Can’t find what you want at the Novotel or Ibis?
There are many other hotels and motels within walking distance of the Energy Events Centre, check out for an extensive on-line listing of places to stay.

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2020 Conference  Venue

The 2020 National Maintenance Engineers Conference will be held at the Novotel Rotorua Lakeside in beautiful Rotorua.

Discover Rotorua

Rotorua, located in New Zealand, is a remarkable city.


Earth-shaking geysers and refreshing lakes. Porridge-like mud pools and soothing forests. Extreme contrasts like these are a constant source of amazement for our visitors.

Rotorua is New Zealand’s playground and a drawcard to millions of visitors from around the world. Rotorua is a small city, compact, safe and easily accessible and is in the heart of New Zealand. It is an ‘untapped’ jewel full of potential and just waiting to be discovered.

Driving distance from Auckland (3 hours), Hamilton (1.5 hours), Wellington (5.5 hours).

Rotorua Airport has daily direct flights from/to Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown. The airport is 9km – about 10-15 minutes from the Novotel.


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