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

Super good service. The reception lady was absolutely lovely, pronto to help with informations and organize a few tour for us. Our room was clean and nice smell. Location is fantastic you can not get better location and such a good price. we will definite come back. Arrivederci :)))))

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rotorua new zealand
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were not impressed when we stayed earlier this year The complex looked tired,gardens needed care and attention,very lacklustre. The location is great,so we decided to try them again. Wow,what a difference!! New managers,lovely clean units,gardens immaculate,lovely breakfast each morning. So close to the shops and beach, Definitely will stay again when next in Tauranga !!!

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Melbourne
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29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I travel all over NZ and I wasn't impressed by this place. From my check in I gut a bad vibe from an unfriendly lady with a really bad attitude on the front desk. Made me feel unwelcome. My room was freezing upon arrival with all the windows open at 6pm on a cold 7 degree day. The room was... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in at a great price during a super busy weekend for Tauranga. Place is clean and tidy and you can't complain at the pricing for what you get and location in my opinion. Owners were absolutely lovely and accommodating of our needs which was much appreciated by all.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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46 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Very run down, old everything. The hot water didn't work - but they did fix it. Jets in the "spa bath" didn't work. I was just there for a quick night, which was good enough, but it's fairly backward - wouldn't stay again. Best thing about it is it's location - quick walk to the waterfront.

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Buderim, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This place is not very good. Bed was uncomfortable Room 1 bed apartment was cold and very rough TV was rubbish For what you pay you will find a lot better $2 per hour for wifi is a rip off. there are plenty of options in Tauranga so look else where for better value. this motel is very tired.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

I'm not in the habit of doing poor reviews, I always try to be honest and I was pretty disappointed with our stay here. Although cleanish the room smelled really quite musty. The furniture is dated and the peeling wallpaper shows that some attention is needed. That said, it has only changed hands recently so perhaps good things are afoot..... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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53 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Loved this roomy and stylish spot. The decor looked modern,welcoming and chic with co-ordinating bed covers, towels and curtains. It promised a spa bath and boy, did it deliver! Deep, wide with powerful jets this was a bath to relax and savour. There was also a shower for the less adventurous. Good value, good location and nice manager made this... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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71 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Room clean and fresh, with T.V, small fridge, coffee and tea etc. Windows that you can open. The was ok and the motel is walking distance to The Strand where there are plenty of places to eat. Not to noisy at night

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

We stayed there last night. Huge bedroom suitable for disabled. Very helpful manager. 2 minutes walk to city centre. Not a flash place and showing its age, but comfortable and convenient and we would be happy to stay again. Cute budgies in reception !!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Durham Motor Inn

Address: Cnr Cameron Rd and Harington Street, Tauranga 3001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Price Range: $98 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Durham Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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#18 Luxury Hotel in Tauranga
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