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Comfort Inn Academy

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734 Cameron Rd | (cnr Cameron Rd & 15th Ave), Tauranga 3112, New Zealand (Formerly Academy Motor Inn)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Staff were lovely. The Room was lovely. The only drawback was the bed was a little hard for our liking and the proximity to a main rd and hospital was a bit noisy during the night. There was a lot of traffic noise including emergency vehicles. I can't fault the actual room itself, good quality surrounds.

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay with us. Please contact us to let us know which unit you were in, as getting feedback about the bed comfort let's us know which ones we should replace next. We have replaced four since we came here 2 yrs ago and can't afford to replace all... More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our team of 7 convened here for 2 days. The conference room was perfect, a small kitchen with all we required, bathroom and the meeting room itself had plenty of natural light and strong wifi connectivity. Our host Gladys was extremely accommodating, catering for us with her delicious home baking and frequently checking just to make sure everything was going... More 

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed our meeting room for your group. Everyone worked hard for two days and we were happy to provide the environmnt to make that time comfortable for you all. Just to set the record right it is Kelvin that makes the muffins and scones (he can take the credit - thanks). We look forward to having... More 

Gisborne, New Zealand
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night as just somewhere to rest my head for a business meeting in Tauranga. My room was fantastic, plenty of room downstairs to relax and work on my laptop (both couch and study desk), and the bedroom was upstairs, very comfortable. The WiFi allowed for a GB of data across 4 devices which is very handy AND... More 

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are pleased you enjoyed the mezzanine unit. Guests either love them or hate them. Having a couch in the studio is definately an advantage so is having a tv upstairs and downstairs. We look forward to having you stay again when you are back in Tauranga for work or pleasure. Gladys & Kelvin More 

Parksville, BC
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132 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In town for a family reunion, we chose Comfort Inn Academy because it was central and had a housekeeping unit that accommodated 4 adults. It is located within walking distance of grocery stores and restaurants, and we found it to have everything that we needed. The room was clean and comfortable, the kitchen had everything that we needed, and the... More 

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of your stay with us. Our whole team does their best to provide a memorable stay so we are pleased it is appreciated. Gladys & Kelvin More 

Gisborne, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 night during Queens Birthday Weekend and could easily have stayed longer. Location was handy for our Judo tournament and close to everything we needed. Tenpin Bowling is just around the corner and city centre not too far up the road. Rooms were clean and tidy and spa was an extra special comfort. Great stay for... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review of your recent stay with us and we look forward to having you stay here again later in the year. Gladys & Kelvin More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My wife and I stayed for two nights during a recent trip to Tauranga. We found our room to be very clean, comfortable and well appointed with everything we required for our short stay. The small pool complex was beautifully clean and gave us the chance to relax in the spa after a long walk around the coastal walk way.... More 

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. It is nice to relax in the spa pool after a big day either walking or shopping or anything else people do to enjoy themselves in Tauranga. Our team works hard to present a lovely unit for our guests. We look forward to having you stay with us again in the... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Stayed for 3 nights over Easter - To attend Basketball Comp. The rooms were prefect for what we needed and the kids enjoyed the use of the pool. Handy location and clean. The hosts went beyond normal expectations. They were very friendly. One of my children managed to leave a jersey behind and Gladys went out of her way to... More 

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and the kids enjoyed the pool (we could tell by all the excited voices). Congratulations on winning your division in the competition. Going home with gold must have been a big buzz for everyone. Book early for next year and you can spread your happiness by liking us on facebook. Gladys &... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We arrived for a two night stay and immediately were impressed by the look of the place and the friendly welcome---The unit gave us the Wow factor ,clean,every amenity even plunger coffee!!!!---Heavan--- We,ll definitely be back

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

Thank you for your awesome comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed staying at our motel. Kelvin & I and our housekeepers work hard to provide an enjoyable motel for our guests so it is lovely to hear that our efforts are appreciated. We look forward to your next stay. Gladys More 

Winchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights recently. Room was immaculate, bed very comfortable with crisp linen,. Whole site spotless. Owners just so helpful and friendly. Excellent free wifi connection. Good rates. Could not ask for anything more. Sited on a main road but units must be well insulated as you didn't hear the road at all. Only 5 minutes to CBD.... More 

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Gladco, Owner at Comfort Inn Academy, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments about the comfort and cleanliness of our motel. Your feedback is important to us and our hard-working housekeeping staff. We hope you can send many of your friends and family to stay with us when they visit NZ. Gladys & Kelvin More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We had a good nights sleep in a very comfortable bed, room was very clean as was the bathroom. Breakfast was excellent and we continued our holiday fresh and with helpful advise supplied by our hostess. We would reccomend this establishment and would stay again.

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Thank you for your lovely comments about your stay with us. We appreciate you taking the time to post this review and look forward to having your or your friends stay with us in the future. Gladys & Kelvin More 

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