The Blue Baths
Located in Rotorua’s dress circle and described as one of New Zealand’s most loved buildings, the Blue Baths have been faithfully restored and are once again the epitome of glamour and style…This stunning heritage building, with its geothermally heated pools and 1930s ambience provides a unique venue for weddings, conferences, exclusive corporate events and legendary public dinner shows. Blue Baths proudly presents entertainment specifically tailored to your event – please contact us to receive further information on the wide range of options.
1931:The Show, launches on December 9th to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the opening of the historic venue’s juvenile pool on December 21st, 1931. More than just a show, ‘1931’ is part of a bigger plan to foster emerging talent. The EMERGE program is designed to handpick and nurture New Zealand’s up and coming entertainment stars.
Featuring a stellar cast of kiwi talent with a live band, dance troupe and some stunning voices, the show is musical theatre in style and will run every Tuesday, Thursdays and Saturday’s throughout January and February. Pre-show platters and tapa’s are available from 4:00 pm in the venues’s stylish new wine bar, Summertime. Groups of 20 or more can opt for a dinner in the upstairs Tea Room prior to the show.
Conferences And Corporate Events
Within this unique building with its many original features, is a dazzling collection of meeting spaces – a museum gallery, thermally heated sapphire pools, the elegant Foyer, classic Tearoom and spectacular 600 m² function room – the Lido Lounge, once the adult pool.
The Blue Baths also offer specialist catering, entertainment and event management at other unique landmark venues and locations in the area including the neighbouring BathHouse Museum, Rotorua Convention Centre and the Redwoods at Whakrewarewa Forest.
The Blue Baths are for Lovers!
Let the golden radiance of art deco arches and romantic sapphire pools set the stage for your bridal bliss. Where heritage and tradition meet meticulous planning and fresh, innovative style. Sensational menus, stunning, uber romantic venues. Let us help you create the day of your dreams.
The Blue Baths historic pools are geothermally heated. The original Juvenile Pool is generally around 31°c & the 2 hot soak pools between 37°c & 42°c. The pools are open from 10am till 6:00 pm daily though closing times may vary if the venue is being used for a private event. We offer swimming lessons by arrangement – please contact us.
- Jo Romanes
- +64 (07) 350 2119
- +64 (07) 350 2118
- Government Gardens
P. O. Box 1471
- 0.38km from Rotorua
This is the shortest distance from the Tourism Rotorua Information and Travel Office to this operator, but does not necessarily represent the exact route travelled by road.
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