A man who drowned at a luxury resort in Rotorua has been named as 40-year-old Samir Poorekhorsand.
Emergency services were called to the five-star Regal Palms Resort on Monday morning.
Mr Poorekhorsand appeared to have drowned despite the efforts of paramedics, a police said.
It is not clear whether he was in the resort's pool or a room's spa pool.
His death has been referred to the coroner.