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    Ambassador Motor Inn

    9 Fifteenth Avenue, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    US$ 92
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good38%
    • Average18%
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    “spa bath” (12 reviews)
    “studio unit” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    Not only did they change the booking I phoned from Australia to especially to make sure a had a particular room, the place was filthy with dirty dishes fond on the window sill. Matters were only made worse by the very loud and obnoxious guests...More

    Thank emashdown69
    Reviewed 22 January 2017

    We were in transit for a show we were involved in. A poll to swim in was welcome on hot afternoon. If you stay there for a holiday the beach is a short walk away and the city centre with its bars and cafes not...More

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    Response from kazza54Tauranga, Relief manager at Ambassador Motor InnResponded 24 January 2017

    We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay here at Ambassador Motor Inn and hope you will come and stay again.

    Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here last year and booked again at short notice this week. The good things are - good size 2-bedroom unit with ample parking and location within easy driving distance of town and the Mount. The beds are very comfortable and the bathroom is...More

    Thank Kaycee8
    Reviewed 16 December 2016

    Roger was prompt in getting back to me about the details of the room. He was warm and friendly. Clean and spacious room. Very nice and quiet area. No regrets in staying at Ambassador Motor Inn. Would definitely stay here again if we visit Tauranga!

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    Reviewed 6 November 2016

    Glad we only booked one night. It was a bit tired & dark. The guy on reception was stressed & could have been more welcoming. We had people above us who were still on the balcony above smoking...until 3.30 in the morning. Access is not...More

    Thank 777jakig
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 90 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Business Hotel in Tauranga
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Tauranga
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
    • Also Known As
    • Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga, South Pacific
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