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Durham Motor Inn

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   Cnr Cameron Rd and Harington Street, Tauranga 3001, New Zealand
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Ranked #31 of 58 Hotels in Tauranga
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Auckland
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked this motel for 9 ladies and were very disappointed. We expected 4 star and would only rate it 2 star. It was very tired with patched carpets and badly needed a paint. The units were not cleaned well as our fridge and cupboards doors were dirty and behind the doors had never been cleaned! The only good thing... More

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Runaway Bay, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a little gem, great location across from a beautiful park, away from the buzzing centre and yet close enough to walk to all the eateries and waterfront. Nothing was too much trouble and owners were available at any time to answer any queries we had. Would definitely stay again and would recommend it to anyone.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel is on the doorstep to all the main waterfront restaurants & cafe's which are just a 2 minute walk away. Good location with a nice park across the way on Cameron Road. We had a 1 bedroom unit which was clean & tidy, nice quiet location & sunny in the afternoon. Large double bedroom with a comfortable bed... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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105 reviews 105 reviews
41 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

This motor inn is a short walk to all the great restaurants on the waterfront. The owners could not be more helpful, nothing is too much trouble. It's comfortable and clean and very reasonably priced.

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Perth, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

This was a nice motel. The beds were comfortable and the room was well set up. The spa bathtub was nice too. They even made sure the towel warmer was turned on for us when they refreshed the towels. The parking was a bit tight, but overall a great place to stay. Location was also a plus. Easy driving to... More

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Temuka, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Very helpful when there was nowhere available. Lovely modern unit. Warm and comfortable. Again the only thing of annoyance was the 'SKY' reception, which was poor. I am finding this with all Motels I stay in. Great access to reastaurants etc. Recommended.

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Taupo, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This is one of the best places we have stayed at. We paid $169 for 4 adults(Friday night) and got free Wi-Fi for 3 devices, Spa bath, Clean quiet comfortable room well stocked with Body wash /Shampoo /Hand soap/ Tea /Plunger coffee and Mini Bar. Heater warmed the room just nicely.Parking right outside our room. Friendly staff. Close to town... More

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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65 reviews 65 reviews
15 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Very welcoming upon arrival. Room lovely and clean. Heater on when I arrived, which always adds to the sense of welcome. Heaps of parking, despite being on a main road noise very low at night. Only difficulty was trying to navagate across the road in the morning due to the traffic flow - but will allow extra time or time... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

A pleasant suprise as the edifice is discreet. The receptionist was very welcoming and used my name, which made me feel more welcomed.The room is neat, clean and while not modern, well maintained. A cieling fan is a clever addition to balance the rooms temperature. The artwork on the wall was so tasteful and pleasing, I wanted to own it!... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Not impressed with my stay at all, the carpet was lifting up and the shower head was tied on with a plastic cable tie which broke and the Tv completely blacked out between channel changes. The walls are paper thin and there was no monitoring on the noise coming from the other guests. Would not recommend staying at this motel... More

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Address: Cnr Cameron Rd and Harington Street, Tauranga 3001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Durham Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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