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    The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel

    1 Second Avenue, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
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    • Average8%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 258 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Clean, well appointed and roomy are the hallmarks of this top find.Walking distance to the city centre but quietly positioned whilst being way to find.Awesome shower with a lovely selection of extras.Super friendly reception.Happily stay here again

    Thank Andrew M
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Andrew, thank you for the wonderful review. You said it, a clean, well-appointed room makes the world of difference when you are on a holiday. We look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

    Peaceful and quite, scenery was amazing, rooms are worth the cost especially family rooms. Walking distance to restaurants. Staff is super nice as well. Make sure you have early Morning walks, it's really nice.More

    Thank divyalal81
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Divyalal81. We must agree that we have got one of the best teams working with us and we are thrilled that you got amazing service from the team. The morning walks across the train bridge are truly wonderful and very peaceful. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

    Strategically localted on the bay with fantastic view of the bay. We were in a family room (unit 1) and would stay in this room again if we came back to Tauraga. Within walking distance to a number of restaurants and cinemas. Friendly host. Room...More

    Thank Yash L
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Yash. Thank you for the review. You have summed it up perfectly, the best location with the best views :) We look forward to seeing you and the family again.

    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    Stayed here on a very cold and rainy night on a business trip. Great hotel, very roomy and comfortable. My room had a spa bath in which was fantastic to warm up in. Great room facilities, different tea options, huge bed, free wifi and great...More

    Thank egyptmermaid
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 18 September 2017

    Dear Egyptmermaid. Thank you for the amazing review. The Superior Spa Suites are one of my favourites and I am so pleased that you got to enjoy the spectacular views from that Suite. We look forward to you coming back and staying with us but...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    I have stayed in The Avenues upstairs rooms on many occasions and the stunning and tranquil vews are a balm. Highly recommend for any traveller. The staff are all friendly and helpful and will go out of their way to make you feel at home....More

    Thank Bronwyn N
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 10 September 2017

    Dear Bronwyn, Thank you for the kind review. We are so pleased that all your stays with us over the last year have been super. We hope to see you again one day! All the best from the Tauranga Team

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • 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$117 - US$187 (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
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
    • Also Known As
    • The Hotel Tauranga
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    suraksha
    25 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
    25 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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    "The Avenues upstairs rooms for the views of the harbour"
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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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