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    The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel

    1 Second Avenue, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
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    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    This looked like a very ordinary motel from the outside but, on stepping into our room, it really was so much more! The floor-to-ceiling panoramic view of the water outside is stunning, while inside our every need was catered for, from the comfy big bed...More

    Thank 646victoriae
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 5 November 2016

    Dear 646victorie, Thank you for the review. We are so happy that you got to enjoy the wonderful views that the Waterfront Suites have to offer. We are glad that you enjoyed everything that the Suite had to offer. We look forward to having you...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2016

    Really liked this motel - rooms clean and spacious and walking distance to shopping/restaurant area/waterfront. Despite being so close and having a room facing the road it was quite and I had no problem sleeping. The staff were friendly and helpful and I would definitely...More

    Thank czzzk
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 5 November 2016

    Dear czzzk, Thank you for the review. We are lucky to have a great team working for us and they make all our guests feel right at home. We have to agree that the location is ideal in the sense that we are so quite,...More

    Reviewed 23 October 2016

    An outstanding motel in a great location close to shops and restaurants. Comfortable bed, a fabulous kitchenette and a spacious room made our stay memorable. The bathroom was great with top grade toiletries. Wifi was fast and Sky TV available. The owner and staff were...More

    Thank kevinmeryl
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 24 October 2016

    Dear Kevinmeryl Thank you for the glowing review. We are so pleased to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us. We are very lucky to have found great suppliers for all our room supplies. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2016

    I have just stayed at this Motel again (my second visit). The location is great - very close to the CBD and eating establishments. The rooms are very quiet and the beds are amazingly comfortable. The only downsides for me were that the room was...More

    Thank Delwyn S
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 7 October 2016

    Dear Delwyn S, Thank you for the review. We are so pleased to hear that you had a wonderful time with us. We have to agree that we do have prime location :) close enough to the city yet still quite. We look forward to...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2016

    SPARKLING CLEAN.COMFY BED.GREAT TOUCH WITH BATHROOM AND KITCHEN EXTRAS BIgger Tv would be a welcome bonus.Shame the weather wasnt good .Couldnt do the scenery justice.Disappointing breakfast couldnt be catered as motel was so busy..But would certainly stay again!More

    1  Thank Carrotkaren
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 28 September 2016

    Dear Carrotkaren, Thank you for the review. We have recieved so many compliments on how comfy our beds are and the owners agree as they bought them for their private residence. We hope that you can come again with better weather so enjoy the views....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Tauranga
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Tauranga
    • #10 Business Hotel in Tauranga
    • #12 Family Hotel in Tauranga
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • New Zealand >
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    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
    • Also Known As
    • The Hotel Tauranga
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    suraksha
    24 July 2017|
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    Response from JUANITA C | Reviewed this property |
    oh sorry, we had a car so we didi'nt really looked at the bus stops....
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    Stella T
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from TaurangaWaterfront | Property representative |
    Good day Stella, We have a family King Studio but this can only sleep 4. It has a King Bed and two singles. We can put up a trundler bed. We also have the same setup but in the more modern suite which is the Premier... More
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    "Any of the top water view apartments were great , the bottom water view ones are fine there to & there..."
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    "An upstairs room with a sea view"
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    "Get a waterfront view. Lots of action to watch on the sea estuary."
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    "We were on the level 2 (1st floor) and the view were splendids"
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