ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Conference Venue & Accommodation


NZ's coolest hot spot - Rotorua - is a unique region of geothermal wonders, Māori culture and natural assets. From the Polynesian Spa, to the Redwoods Forest, to the restaurants, cafés and bars on Eat Streat – Rotorua has something for everyone to enjoy!




This year the conference is being held at the Rotorua Energy Events Centre, located at Queens Drive, Rotorua. Click here to view on Google Maps.

The Rotorua Energy Events Centre is 8km from the Rotorua airport, and just 850m from our host hotel, the Millennium Hotel Rotorua.



Next to mystical Lake Rotorua and just a brief stroll from the city centre, Millennium Hotel Rotorua is an eco-friendly destination.

From here, experience Rotorua’s rich history, explore the thermal hot pools or the native bush, and even squeeze in a round of golf at one of Rotorua’s international golf courses.

The rooms and suites feature residential-style decor with views of Lake Rotorua or the native garden. 

Perhaps the most unique feature here is its heating, provided by harnessing the hotel's natural geothermal resource. Take a dip in the heated pool near the Brasserie Poolside Restaurant or relax under the expert hands of our spa hotel therapists in Rotorua.

There's free off-street parking, child-friendly facilities including a toddler pool, and a Business Centre that offers full secretarial services. Millennium Rotorua is a Qualmark 4 Star Plus rated hotel with an Enviro-Silver status for its sustainability practices. 

Click here to view the Millennium Hotel Rotorua's website or phone 07-347 1234


novotel rotorua lakeside

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside is ideally situated near the shores of Lake Rotorua which compliments this fantastic 4 1/2 star leading international hotel.
The rooms are known as a calm haven, with earthy colours, wood furniture and picture windows to make the most of the hotels tranquil surroundings and sensational views.
The Novotel Rotorua Lakeside is conveniently located just 15-minutes from Rotorua Airport, the central location is easily accessible to cafés, restaurants and local attractions.
You will be able to rejuvenate in the spa's natural geothermal mineral pools and experience a delicious Maori hangi at Matariki.

The distance from Novotel Rotorua Lakeside Hotel to the Energy Events Centre is 1.1km, which is a 4-minute drive and 14-minute walk.

Click here to view the Novotel Rotorua Lakeside website or phone 07-346 3888


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The Sudima Hotel is set in a magnificent location on the shores of Mystical Lake Rotorua, and is the ideal destination being a 4-star hotel and just a short stroll from Rotorua's vibrant CBD.
Sudima Hotel has a naturally heated swimming pool, massage services and nightly Maori cultural shows.
The on-site Lakes Restaurant serves Pacific Rim and international cuisine featuring prime New Zealand meats and fresh seafood, and Mallards Bar offers a billiards table, wines and local beers.

The distance from The Sudima Hotel to the Energy Events Centre is 750m, which is a 3-minute drive and 9 minute walk.

Click here to view the Sudima Hotel website or phone 07-348 1174



Situated on the picturesque shores of Lake Rotorua, this hotel offers tranquil surroundings with sensational views. Thecentral location is easily accessible to cafés, restaurants and the Energy Events Convention Centre. Ibis guests also have access to conference rooms and other facilities at the adjacent Novotel Rotorua Lakeside.

Just a short stroll from the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua, ibis Rotorua is a fantastic accommodation option for guests seeking affordable comfort in the heart of New Zealand's geothermal resort town, and just 15-minutes from the airport. Conveniently positioned within the heart of Rotorua, you'll have easy access to local attractions, including Te Puia's geothermal valley and Maori Pa and cultural experience, Skyline Luge, rejuvenating day spas, historic Blue Baths and Rotorua Museum.

The distance from The ibis Hotel to the Energy Events Centre is 1.3km, which is a 4-minute drive and 16 minute walk.

Click here to view the ibis Hotel website or phone 07-346 3999