Book your Christmas function with us!


Put the emphasis on FUN in this year’s Christmas FUNction by checking out these amazing Rotorua experiences. This one-stop shop offers special deals, some tailor-made parties and experiences, and info on some of the best places to make your holiday outing feel special, fun and unique. With options that won’t bend the budget but are big on the wow factor, Rotorua has everything you need to make your holiday celebrations spectacular. Come and experience Rotorua with us this Christmas!


Peppers Christmas Day Buffet

Enjoy a delicious Christmas buffet lunch with all the traditional trimmings and a glass of Christmas cheer on arrival.

Group Activities at Waimangu Volcanic Valley

Bring your team to discover the world’s youngest geothermal system at Waimangu Volcanic Valley.

Exclusive Canopy Tour for your team

Soar through the trees and enjoy a team building adventure to connect, regroup, recharge and reinvigorate the crew.

Relax in pure geothermal hot pools

Treat your team to some relaxation this Christmas at Waikite Valley Thermal Pools.

Wine Tasting Cruise on Lake Rotomahana

Taste locally made Volcanic Hills wine on a cruise on Lake Rotomahana to celebrate the start of Summer.

Enjoy Redwoods Treewalk this Christmas

Gather your team or colleagues and celebrate the Christmas season or end of year with us at Redwoods Treewalk.

The Ultimate Hoedown Throwdown – Christmas Party at the Agrodome

Howdy ya’ll! Get ready for a stompin’ good time at the Agrodomes’ biggest rootin’, tootin’, shootin’ party to date! Food by Terrace Kitchen Catering.

Christmas Lawn Party with Terrace Kitchen Catering

Your end-of-year and summer celebrations are taken care of with our party package. Includes exclusive use, grazing table and private bar on the lawn area.

Christmas Combo with Volcanic Air

Share a special day out with friends. Combine the thrill of a jet boat ride, plus golf and lunch at Hamurana Golf Course, then a scenic floatplane flight home.

ZORB Christmas functions

Book the team in for the easiest Christmas function you’ve ever had to organise! Our friends at Graze at My Table supply the food, we supply the thrills.

Celebrate Christmas at BaseCamp at Secret Spot Hot Tubs

Surprise your team this year when you invite them to your end-of-year Christmas party at Secret Spot Hot Tubs’ new BaseCamp venue!

Volcanic Hills Winery for Christmas

Enjoy a wine tasting with your team this Christmas. Volcanic Hills makes their wine in Rotorua using grapes selected from the best wine growing regions.

Christmas Day Buffet at Peppers on the Point

Back by popular demand! Our Christmas Day Buffet sold out very quickly last year, so make sure you reserve your table at The Mains soon.

Hell's Gate Geothermal Park & Mud Spa

The natural geothermal wonders of Hell’s Gate provide the perfect venue for your corporate event.

Skyline Stratosfare Restaurant & Bar

Celebrate Christmas this year at Stratosfare Restaurant & Bar. Bring your dancing shoes for a night of great entertainment.

Christmas at Pig & Whistle Historic Pub

For something extra special this year, book your Christmas event with us! Midweek, Friday or Saturday available, plus enjoy live music after dinner.

Tamaki Māori Village is your perfect Christmas venue

Book a corporate package for 20 or more people for a 3.5-hour fun and interactive experience, including dinner, free-flow beverages, and return transport.

Rotorua Duck Tours Christmas team packages

Rotorua Duck Tours has created three awesome packages for Christmas, including team-building tours and create-your-own tour for up to 56 people.

Adventure Thrill Ride + Kai (grazing table) with Velocity Valley

Choose Velocity Valley for the ultimate fun team-bonding experience and a Christmas function that you’ll remember for years to come.

Off Road NZ Christmas Offers

Who doesn’t feel the pressures of the Christmas season? Our goal is to motivate, invigorate, refresh and inspire – the perfect way to end the year with a bang!

Peppers Christmas Parties

Plan your Christmas workplace lunch or dinner now, with a choice of 2, 3, and 4 course menus and a welcome glass of Christmas bubbles.

Celebrate the festive season with Eastwood Café

Join us at Eastwood Café for your end-of-year celebrations and book a table or two today. Open ‘til late most days from 1st December.

Christmas dinners at Waimangu Local Store & Cafe

Two dates, one great Christmas celebration and dinner. Book now to enjoy great food with great company. Exclusive or shared seating available.

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