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The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel

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Overlooking the shore of one of Tauranga’s beautiful natural inlets, yet situated just a few hundred metres from the Tauranga CBD, the iconic Tauranga on the Waterfront motel offers luxurious accommodation for discerning travellers, as well as affordable accommodation for both the Corporate Traveler or Families on vacation. The tranquil cul-de-sac location ensures Guests enjoy a peaceful night's sleep while being right in the heart of the vibrant city that is Tauranga. Conferences and business meetings can be held in our air conditioned, state of the art, Conference Centre. The accessible and central location of the Conference Room, ensures the utmost convenience to Downtown Tauranga, while being only steps away from guest accommodation.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Wheelchair access
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Business Center with Internet Access
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in room 10, a suite with a waterfront view, which was lovely. The place was clean and we made good use of the fridge and microwave. The shower was nice, good pressure and lots of hot water. The door wasn't opaque and didn't...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a two night stay here in Suite 2 and found the room to be clean and comfortable with a lovely water view. Found it to be a bit rude of the suite next door, who were preparing for a wedding, to take our parking...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Spent two nights here. Location is excellent - just an easy 15 minutes walk down to beach and numerous restaurants, or an easy drive over to Mount Maunganui. Check-in was fast and efficient, we had booked a room on the upper floor with one King-Size...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank jasondayo
Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded October 29, 2018

Dear Jasondayo, Thank you for the review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our central location and the lovely views that our property has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed October 25, 2018

We booked this hotel and thought we were booking a luxury motel as was advertised - this was not the case. The motel is located right on the waterfront with exceptional bay views and just to the right of the port train tracks which startled...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded October 29, 2018

Hi Sjlavender. We are in the process of installing A/C units into all of our suites and are in renovations currently. We do not advertise that we have cooking facilities in any of our rooms.

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Right on the waterfront, 10 minute walk to the strand which is the local strip of restaurants along the water. There is free wifi and a kettle, microwave and fridge in the room - I was impressed with the selection of free tea/coffee/biscuits/nuts too!

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Sophster12
Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded October 19, 2018

Dear Sophster, Thank you for the great review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Richard E
December 4, 2018|
Response from TaurangaWaterfront | Property representative |
Hi, We are within walking distance to the domain
July 24, 2017|
Response from JUANITA C | Reviewed this property |
oh sorry, we had a car so we didi'nt really looked at the bus stops....
Stella T
April 24, 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
Room Tips
"Our room had a fantastic view it was room 15"
May 30, 2018
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"Go Waterfront for Romance!!!"
May 7, 2018
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"Definitely ask for sea view, not sure if you pay more."
Apr 18, 2018
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"The Avenues upstairs rooms for the views of the harbour"
Sep 7, 2017
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$122 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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