Cheap Car Rental in Lake Tarawera

A trusted Expedia brand

Book a car in 3 easy steps

Find great deals

Recent car searches in Lake Tarawera, Bay of Plenty Region, New Zealand from per day

Don't see what you're looking for?

See all car rentals in Lake Tarawera
View all cars

Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Lake Tarawera?
If your trip to Lake Tarawera is all booked but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.Sometimes short drives are nice too. Just down the road, Lake Okareka and Lake Rotokakahi will keep you busy. Once you’ve ticked them off your to-do list, steer that car in the direction of Buried Village.
What are the best road trip destinations near Lake Tarawera?
If you’re after some fascinating places close by, head 2 miles from Lake Tarawera to Lake Okareka. Whether you visit for the whole day or just a couple of hours, there’s plenty to keep you occupied.
Where are the best convention centers near Lake Tarawera?
Frequently travel for work? Convention centers are probably like a second home to you. With easy access to hotels and cafés, you can be sure your trip will be a success if you’re booked in at any of these places:

  • Rotorua Energy Events Centre (8 miles away).
  • Blue Baths (8 miles away).
  • Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre (8 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Lake Tarawera?
Rent some wheels and explore Lake Tarawera at your own pace. Love to head out into some nature? Choose an SUV. This vehicle is ideal for those craving outdoor adventures. Just want to get from A to B and traveling lightly? If you’re not planning on doing a lot of driving, a fuel-efficient mini is an excellent option.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Lake Tarawera?
For some people, owning a luxury vehicle is little more than a pipe dream. But renting the car of your dreams is well within your grasp! Imagine the joy of cruising into town in a swish convertible, even if it’s only for a short while. Or perhaps all you’re chasing is a trusty set of wheels to bring you from A to B. Flashy or thrifty? Whatever you decide, one thing’s for sure — there’s a rental car to suit you in Lake Tarawera.
What side of the road do they drive on in Lake Tarawera?
Keep to the left side of the road in Lake Tarawera. If you’re planning to rent a set of wheels here, be aware that the steering wheel will be on the right. It may take a little getting used to!
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Bay of Plenty Region?
Generally, one of two things will happen. Your rental company may charge the fined amount to your credit card. This is the most common approach. Alternatively, it may pass on your contact details to the relevant local agency so the fine is sent directly to you.
Are seat belts compulsory in Bay of Plenty Region?
Seat belts should always be fastened in Bay of Plenty Region. That being said, the rule may not apply for some vehicles, like those operated by public transportation systems.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Lake Tarawera?
Provided you have Bluetooth or similar functions enabled, you are able to use your phone while operating a vehicle in Lake Tarawera. But ensure you remain focused on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Lake Tarawera?
In Lake Tarawera, it is illegal to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) greater than 0.05%. If you’re in the mood for a drink or two, it’d be wise to leave your car at your hotel.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Lake Tarawera?
No, so don’t risk a fine by doing it. In Lake Tarawera, red means stop, with no exceptions. When nearing traffic lights, always drive at a safe speed so you can easily stop if you need to.