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The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel
Ranked #5 of 57 Hotels in Tauranga
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Booked a room for two nights for my wife, young daughter and myself and wasn’t disappointed.

Room was really comfortable and had a gt view over the bay. Staff were really friendly and helpful.

Although Tauranga seems a little bit shaded by Mt Manganui, we were really glad we stayed at this motel in Tauranga.

Would go back certainly.

Stayed: January 2018, travelled with family
Thank Joel W
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TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Dear Joel.
Thank you for the lovely review. We are always happy to get amazing feedback from our guests and love to hear that it made your stay memorable. We look forward to seeing you and the family again.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Nice and clean motel with friendly staff. Very beautiful and peaceful scenery from the hotel balcony and outside near the waterfront. The rooms were just nice and cosy with all the necessary amenities available. Wi-Fi here was not great though. Free parking was available. Would recommend for a short stay in Tauranga 8/10

Stayed: December 2017, travelled with family
Thank Zairin A
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TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Dear Zairin, thank you for the review. We are sorry to hear that you had issues with the wifi, as the motel is fully occupied the wifi does slow down with all the download traffic. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this motel. Well priced, quiet, roomy and so clean and free unlimited wifi. Everything you need and very close to town. Only a short walk onto the waterfront for bars, restaurants and shopping.

Stayed: December 2017, travelled solo
Thank Jess B
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Bryan P, Owner at The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Hi Jess B.
We agree. "Clean, quiet, well priced, walking distance to waterfront and free unlimited wifi". Hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Peaceful motel right on the water.Friendly,welcoming staff and spotlessly clean rooms with modern facilities and plenty of space.Close to shops and restaurants.Bathroom although very trendy is not for the modest as the door has intentional gaps at the top and bottom and there are glass bricks near the shower. Outside balconies downstairs are very close to each other too so prepare to make friends with your neighbors!

  • Stayed: December 2017, travelled with family
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Thank _KeeptheFaith450_
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Bryan P, Owner at The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thanks for the great review.
You summed up our lovely place perfectly. A perfect, peaceful waterfront setting with friendly and welcoming staff. Offering spotlessly clean rooms with modern facilities, yet within walking distance to downtown shops and restaurants.
We look forward to hosting you again some time soon.
Regards.

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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great two day stay here. The location is great and if you can get a unit with a balcony with a water view you’ll be pleased you did. Modern fitting, very smart decor. The small kitchen is very well equipped and cleverly situated behind sliding doors. One of the best layouts we’ve seen. Servicing of the room was excellent. Staff helpful and friendly

Stayed: November 2017, travelled as a couple
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TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Dear the turner family,
Thank you for the great review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass the lovely message on to all the staff. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Additional Information about The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel

Address: 1 Second Avenue, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Parking Kitchenette Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Tauranga
#6 Romantic Hotel in Tauranga
#8 Family Hotel in Tauranga
#10 Business Hotel in Tauranga
Price Range: S$174 - S$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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