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    The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel

    1 Second Avenue, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    • Excellent60%
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    • Average8%
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago 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.

    Thank Jess B
    Response from Bryan P, Owner at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 3 days ago

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

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    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...More

    Thank _KeeptheFaith450_
    Response from Bryan P, Owner at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 6 days ago

    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...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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...More

    Thank theturnerfamily2017
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    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.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Far enough away from busy strip, but close enough to walk. The perfect location with water views. Rooms are generous in size, great little kitchenette, love the separate toilet to bathroom and the bed was super comfortable. Top marks to the cleaners as the place...More

    Thank Jason Z
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Jason, Wow! Thank you for all the lovely things you have to say about us. You summed up all the wonderful things to have while on holiday! We look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    Clean, well appointed and roomy are the hallmarks of this top find.Walking distance to the city centre but quietly positioned whilst being way to find.Awesome shower with a lovely selection of extras.Super friendly reception.Happily stay here again

    Thank Andrew M
    Response from TaurangaWaterfront, General Manager at The Tauranga on the Waterfront MotelResponded 1 October 2017

    Dear Andrew, thank you for the wonderful review. You said it, a clean, well-appointed room makes the world of difference when you are on a holiday. We look forward to seeing you again.

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    25 July 2017|
    Response from JUANITA C | Reviewed this property |
    oh sorry, we had a car so we didi'nt really looked at the bus stops....
    Stella T
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from TaurangaWaterfront | Property representative |
    Good day Stella, We have a family King Studio but this can only sleep 4. It has a King Bed and two singles. We can put up a trundler bed. We also have the same setup but in the more modern suite which is the Premier... More
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    "The Avenues upstairs rooms for the views of the harbour"
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