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Turangi Bridge Motel

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place is located overlooking the Tongariro River, fishing haven for fly fishing enthusiasts. Friendly staff, superb food. Ideal place in all seasons. Equipped with massage and all pampering services for all

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed the night before moving onto Tongariro for the alpine crossing. Got here late and the motel did the trick. Comfortable spacial room with beds comfortable enough for a good sleep which certainly helped before the Alpine walk. Had the fish and chips and the restaurant and enjoyed them very much. Good, friendly staff as is the custom in New... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great accommodation option for us for a lazy weekend to Turangi. The addition of a playground is good and I think the rooms have had a lick of paint. The free wi fi is a nice touch. They could do with Sky tv and a hair dryer but overall quite suitable.

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Thanks. Hairdryers are available to pick up from reception. We won't have Sky here while we own it. Terrible content and ridiculous price. We're holding out for the fast broadband so our guests can watch what they want when they want. More 

Waitakere City, New Zealand
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43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centrally in the North Island, we chose this motel as it is approximately halfway between Auckland and Wellington, and because they agreed we could bring our "fur baby". Pets presumably are "by arrangement". We enjoyed the stay on the way down so much we booked to stay there on the way home too. Excellent quiet room, good restaurant and bar... More 

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. Yes pets are welcome by arrangement. We are normally able to accommodate pets but there are occasions when it's not possible. More 

Ashhurst, New Zealand
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10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The rooms were clean and well appointed, and reasonably priced. We have stayed here several times in the past. The family rooms are interlinked with a linking door for privacy or open options if you need to apply a bit more supervision.

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Great to have you back staying with us. Thanks for taking the time to post a review here. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights in June 2016 and were very happy. Brian & Kaye were friendly, welcoming, and helpful. The rooms are warm, clean & tidy, and have all the basic necessities. My family and I had two adjoining rooms which worked perfectly for five of us. The kitchenette was great for Brekky, and we had two very enjoyable dinners at... More 

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Turangi night life! We do have it but it's not the kind of night life we'd like to promote! Thanks for your comments. More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

This was my third overnight stay; room was warm, clean and comfortable as usual. I came prepared as I know by now that there was only a fridge, toaster and kettle in terms of cooking facilities in the room chosen by me, but with a bit of pre-planning you can still make yourself a decent meal. Grateful as ever for... More 

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for coming back. We also have fully self contained units available that have kitchens with hot plates, microwave and a mini oven. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night prior to doing to Alpine Crossing hike. About a 20 minute drive to the parking lot. The hotel did offer arranging shuttle service, but we did this ahead of time. The hotel was clean and nice for 1 night. Wifi was good. We ate dinner at the restaurant, which was very nice and the food... More 

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Hope your Alpine trek went well. We often arrange the shuttle service for our guests. It's the same price whether you arrange it or we do. Great to hear everything at the motel and restaurant was good for you. More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Thank you so much for accommodating myself and my 4 tamariki on Friday night in your adjoining whānau units (rooms 5/6). The beds were excellent, the shower was great, the kitchen facilities were excellent, the rooms were warm (despite the freezing temperature outside!). The whole unit was spotlessly clean and tidy.

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the comments. We're pleased you enjoyed the stay here. Ngā mihi. More 

Wellington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Room was tidy and clean. Comfortable bed. No problems booking and arranging for late arrival. We were spoiled by waking to a crisp, clear morning showing off the surroundings in its glorious autumn colours.

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TurangiBridge, Owner at Turangi Bridge Motel, responded to this review

Nothing better than a crisp clear morning at the Bridge. It doesn't last long though when we realise we have to go and clean up all those dropped leaves again! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With comfortable accommodation, New Zealand cuisine, stunning landscapes and adventure activities right on our doorstep, Turangi Bridge Motel offers everything you need for a real New Zealand holiday escape. Our Turangi accommodation provides access to the Tongariro National Park with a large selection of New Zealand adventure activities including river rafting, mountain biking, skiing, trout fishing and fly fishing, and for the keen hiker, the world famous Tongariro Crossing. We offer a New Zealand restaurant and are available as a function or wedding venue. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Turangi Bridge Motel

Address: 4600 State Highway 1 | P.O. Box 42, Turangi, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Price Range: $79 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Turangi Bridge Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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