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Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed there last night. Huge bedroom suitable for disabled. Very helpful manager. 2 minutes walk to city centre. Not a flash place and showing its age, but comfortable and convenient and we would be happy to stay again. Cute budgies in reception !!

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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night. The level of cleanliness leaves a lot to be desired. The bed cover was stained. I pulled it to the floor with tips of my finger. The shower screen also had grime around the edges showing a poor standard of cleaning. I guess you get what you pay for but I don't think cleanliness should be compromised....

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Wellington
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Dated, not terribly clean, expensive, and short on amenities. Very cheeky to charge what they do, for what it is. No air-con in the room, and the ceiling fan only ran on one speed - jetspeed! Which made for a noisy night. Carpet was stained. Shower wasn't terribly clean. Decor very dated.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 March 2016

This Motor Inn is centrally located and could be really good but it was unkempt and poorly maintained. Aside from the gardens being overgrown there were piles of rubbish outside my room. Inside my room a very large spider web covered the corner of the window and in the curtains. It was poorly maintained. Its a shame because it wouldn't...

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Thank Leah469
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Had some out of town guests visit Tauranga and unfortunately, made the mistake of booking them into this hovel ! Carpets stained, whole place smelt foul and as for the traffic noise, you might as well be in the middle of the road, not next to it ! Friends were understanding but I felt really embarrassed that I inflicted this...

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Thank Sutton58
Pukekohe, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 February 2016

I have been around the world and stayed in many hotels and Motels. I can honestly say the Durham has got to be the worse Motel I have ever stayed in. The accommodation was filthy. signs warning not to cook or you will be charged a fee. the rooms where dated, pool was filthy and was not fit to swim...

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Thank grafre
Napier
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This hotel is not a four star hotel by a long mark. The room was adequate but tired. Carpet had seen better days as did the overall general furnishings. I cannot believe it retains a four stat, 2 maybe.... The clerk who booked us in was polite and helpful Internet is slow... So slow I stopped using it

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Thank PFD29
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Oh dear what a sad sad motel lost in a time warp somewhere ,completely worn out patches in the carpet and way outdated, four star? Don't kid yourselves owners parking atrocious and this day and age you advertise free WiFi but in your brochure $2 for thirty minutes eh? Don't go there it is a disaster!!!

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Thank Bob B
Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 February 2016

The Spa Bath did not work properly, the shower came out of the ark and all taps needed new washers. The TV was not programed into the channels it showed in the room brochure, for the price it was over rated, very tired.

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Roanoke, Virginia
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The bed was comfortable. The bathroom was very nice. We had a wheelchair accessible shower in our bathroom. So the whole bathroom was like our shower. There was even a warming towel rack. We had a parking spot just outside our room. The room was spacious enough for the two of us to spread our luggage everywhere. It felt clean...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Durham Motor Inn

Address: Cnr Cameron Rd and Harington Street, Tauranga 3001, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Price Range: ₹ 6,629 - ₹ 9,049 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Durham Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Durham Motor Inn Tauranga, South Pacific
Hotel Style:
#18 Luxury Hotel in Tauranga
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Great Location, Central”
 of 5 bubbles ingridolmos90, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Loved the spa in the room,not sure all units have them”
 of 5 bubbles janRotoruaNewZealand, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Somewhere else?”
 of 5 bubbles heathermD8951KQ, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms beside cameron road as they are very noisy.”
  • The spider web!
 of 5 bubbles Leah469, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Best tip, give the place a miss !”
 of 5 bubbles Sutton58, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
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