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Auckland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable. There were 4 adults and there was plenty of space for all of us. A 5th bed was available and would have suited a younger member in the room rather than another adult, but for 4 it was great. A spa bath added to our stay.The kitchen was well set up. It was...

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Taupo, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the second we walked through the door, all we could say was "wow". We were absolutely blown away. The room was clean, fresh, had an amazing view, lovely choice of bedding and duvet covers to match, nice to finally stay in a motel with a descent coffee and tea brand, cute little complimentary cookies and chocolates. The water pressure...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Lisa, We cant thank you enough for the indepth review that you have given the Summit Motor Lodge. After all this time booking for your staff, we are pleased you got the chance to check us out. It means the service we give at front of house to you we also have that great experience through the complex....

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very nice host, super friendly people, well appointed room with loads of sky chanels and free wifi, great pool and spa, with lots of pool toys. definitely stay here again. Very clean and tidy, and very comfortable bed.

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Michelle, great to have a review from you on the Summit Motor Lodge. The pool is such a stand out, it's been a huge hit, of course the pool toys help keep many entertained for hours. We are super excited to announce the addition of a heat pump for it. This means warmer water and a longer swimming season....

Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We requested a quiet room after driving for six hours. Not only was our room quiet it was one of the cleanest and most comfortable units we have stayed in after travelling around the world for the last two years.

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Thank Rodney J
Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Rodney, This is such good news not only for us as a business but as a country. We pride ourselves on presentation and service, We stand by what we promote. Our executive room that you stayed in get many great reviews, very quiet neigbourhood. Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. It was a...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wow!! What an AMAZING host!! The team were friendly and welcoming. We travel with our small dog and these guys treated him like a member of our family (even a little treat for him on arrival!!) The unit was very clean, beds very comfortable and the team couldn't do enough for us!! We were very impressed!! So many features that...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Fantastic review, Thank you Maree! Sounds like the Summit Motor Lodge has done it again. We are very pleased that your stay had so many benefits and that all could enjoy including the dog :) We are reaching for great heights, so our complex doesn't become stale. Its important to listen to guest's, their views and opinions matter. Its helping...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were very friendly and accommodating, they made me feel at home and could answer my questions. The unit was quiet at night, had a great sleep. Everything was beautifully clean and well maintained. The spa bath was relaxing. Excellent value for money, thank you again.

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Morning Jaynette, Thank you for choosing the Summit Motor Lodge for your time away. I'm pleased to hear all went smoothly, and you were able to experience relaxation at it's best. The spa baths are spacious, with great jet power. The staff we have onboard really make the place stand out, whether they are the cleaning staff or front...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed in this Motel on every trip to Tauranga and it has never ceased to exceed my expectations. the service is always corteous and friendly, nothing is too much trouble, the rooms are spotless and clean and the rpemises are pritine and inviting. Value for money is great also and I will continue to stay here on every...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Peter, Thank you for having us as your host, we continue to succeed. We have found the business grow from strength to strength, with the support of our regular guests and word of mouth is proving what we put in we get out. Our reviews are a sign thats shows many insights into what we offer and what...

Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tidy rooms with good facilities at decent price. Great pool. All staff were very friendly and helpful and were happy to accomodate our last minute change of plans without charging extra. Would definitely recommend.

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your review on the Summit Motor Lodge. Great to hear you enjoyed your time and that we could be of assistance. It's alway's a good feeling to hear guest satisfaction, im pleased that we could accommodate your changes as we all know how things can suddenly differ to what was expected. Awesome that the pool...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location easy to find and handy to town & beaches, the staff & management were very friendly and did everything to make our stay a very enjoyable one, very quiet with spotlessly clean units, great for families with the swimming pool.

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Christine, Awesome to hear another satisfied guest :) We definitely have a great group of staff that make the running of the Summit Motor Lodge successful. We are gearing up for a very busy xmas season and so far prepared. We look forward to another visit from you in the near future. Kind Regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impressions say alot for me......Very friendly welcome at reception. Room was spotless and clean. Love the handwash, mosituriser etc and the extra touch of the incense sticks in the kitchen. This is where you would want to stay if you are looking for a home away from home. We had more than enough towels, which is a bonus for...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Angelene! What a great review from you! It sure is proving to us that we are well on track when it comes to business but not compromising on anything. Having the added luxuries are setting us apart from the rest. It was our pleasure to be your host for your time away, just because your away doesn't mean...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in a quiet garden setting in central Tauranga, Summit Motor Lodge is just five minutes drive from the city - close enough to be convenient, far enough away to be relaxing. It's ideal accommodation for the corporate traveler, family holidays, weekend breaks or group tours. We look forward to meeting you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summit Motor Lodge

Address: 213 Waihi Road, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Price Range: ₹ 6,381 - ₹ 7,467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Summit Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Best Western Tauranga
Summit Tauranga
Tauranga Best Western
Summit Motor Lodge Tauranga, South Pacific
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tauranga
#2 Spa Hotel in Tauranga
#8 Business Hotel in Tauranga
#12 Family Hotel in Tauranga
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“Upstairs had a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles JagAuckland, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles rodneyj567, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I had unit 23 which was upstairs, could not have been better.”
 of 5 bubbles Jaynette, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“try and get a room on the top level of the carpark, the access is a little easier.”
 of 5 bubbles peterstone62, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had the "Penthouse" for a family or group it is a wonderful unit spacious & well appointed”
 of 5 bubbles , 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
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