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    Ocean Waves Motel

    74 Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent18%
          • Very good19%
          • Average17%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible36%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Kitchenette
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 72 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Very nice location ,near to shops and restaurants,friendly and helpful staff and we have got very nice room with sea-view.From outside the motel looks very run down and needs maintenance and paint but from inside the room was very clean and perfect .comfy beds ,nice...More

          Thank philip c
          Reviewed May 17, 2017

          Previous guests dishes still in the dishwasher, cobwebs and spiders in bedroom, bathroom mouldy and small holes in walls from alterations not plastered over and painted, four of us in unit and only 3 dining chairs, some coffee mugs still dirty, only 1 soap provided...More

          Thank Nova P
          Reviewed May 15, 2017

          The shower slider broken, bathroom windows didn't close properly, front entrance door glass all cracked - another knock and would probably shatter. Shower ceiling mouldy. Decor old , dated and bitsy. A deep clean probably hasn't happened for a long time! Face cloth had previous...More

          Thank Vee697
          Reviewed April 16, 2017

          These people took my credit card details to hold my booking but quickly charged my card as soon as they heard cyclone cook was coming. .. . Was forced to go to Mt Manganui in bad weather. The bedding smelled of urine. Lucky I took...More

          Thank viveklingam
          Reviewed April 3, 2017

          The room was worn and weary but clean enough for a one night stay. Great location on the beach with wonderful views of the Pacific Ocean and islands. I would stay again but its nothing to rave about, other rooms may be better

          Thank Malcolm S
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • $81 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Mount Maunganui
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • North Island >
          • Bay of Plenty Region >
          • Tauranga >
          • Mount Maunganui
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          "Any where but here"
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          "Ask for a sea view"
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          "Definitely ask for the large, first floor, sea facing apartment"
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          "Upstairs front unit with full kitchen probably okay but access to it is definitely wierd"
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