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Cameron Thermal Motel

1229 Cameron Road | Greerton, Tauranga 3001, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Only one thing wrong - the bed. I don't know if all units have the same beds, but in our unit it was a "sleepyhead hotelier". With two in the bed, when one turns over the other person bounces! Other than that everything was OK. Owners were friendly. Pool looked lovely. We didn't have any problem with road noise.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We didn't have a lot of contact with the owners apart from check in and check out, they seemed friendly enough. We didn't have time to try out the pool, but we dipped our feet in and was warm. Towels for pool provided at reception. Upsides: Room was clean and tidy, kitchenette had everything we needed when it came to... More 

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Auckland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Although it seems to accommodate for children (small playing ground with a trampoline and plenty of good floating stuff in the pool like an inflatable crocodile), the owners really seem to have an issue with kids. Our 5 year old boy enjoyed the pool and was of course, like almost kid in water, over expressing his joy and contentment. We... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

If you look 25 years or younger I warn you not to stay here. My partner, two of our friends and myself, booked in for two nights. We were constantly watched and had almost zero privacy. From the moment we set foot on the motel grounds I felt as if I was doing something criminal, constantly warned that this was... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We came in during the night, and they didn't put an extra bed in like promised. We slept okay, not enough blankets given. We had to wait until the next day to ask. My brother and I were in the pool and my mum got told off by the wife for having too much people in the room but we... More 

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Marton, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I made a booking in early October for the dates of 29th Decemeber to the 3rd of January 2015, and they sent me the conformation email with the wrong dates (29th November - 3rd December). When i realized the dates were wrong i rang up and got them changed to the right dates and made sure everything was booked to... More 

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Thames, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Having booked with Cameron Thermal Motor Lodge for Feb 2015 and via conversations with the owner and her worker, I was disappointed and a bit miffed to receive an email stating that my booking had been canceled due to not booking the minimum of three nights stay over a long weekend. This had never been mentioned and several other places... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Spent the night here while attending a soccer tournament in Greerton. The rooms were small but tidy & well appointed. Traffic noise wasn't an issue at all, we stayed in a King Studio which allowed enough space for myself & two kids. The real clincher for this place is the Thermal Pool, after a 2.5 hour drive the kids &... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had the queen studio, it was nice and clean. The hosts were very friendly and helpful. This motel is on the main road but i was surprise how quiet it was during the night =D. It is also very close to restaurants (within walking distant) they also have a thermal pool =D which was amazing ...(so don't forget your... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

It's always a bit of a gamble to book accommodation on-line, as photos do not always give the total picture, so it's good to be able to read what others have had to say. In this instance, there were pros and cons. The pros were that the unit was spotlessly clean and the beds very comfortable, while the owners were... More 

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