Blue Water Motel

Address: 213 Main Rd., Tairua, The Coromandel, North Island, 3508, New Zealand | Hotel
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBlue Water Motel Tairua

    Reviewed by walainey

    No not really a goer

    Reviewed Oct 1, 2015
    by (12 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Sorry would not recommend this place, the noise was abysmal as we were closest to a very busy road. Clean tidy, fairly old but not what you need after a long day of travel.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by rubin

    Clean, convenient, comfortable!

    Reviewed Mar 21, 2013
    by (14 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    We had such a great stay here that I couldn't wait to write a review. While we did not get to meet the lovely Natasha, Paul was definitely lovely, helpful, informative, friendly, and flexible. This is a great location, very close to incredible scenery, restaurants, grocery store, and playgrounds. We stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment which was not roomy but functional and extremely clean. The kitchenette was well stocked. We were very impressed how thoroughly the room was cleaned each day. Being able to borrow shovels and towels for nearby Hot Water Beach was great. The kids loved warming up in the spa pool. Plenty of room for hanging wet clothing outside was yet another bonus. While it was pricier than some other options, we're extremely happy that we stayed here.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Blue Water Motel Tairua

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Tairua

    Smoking again

    A travel blog entry by walainey on Oct 01, 2015

    9 photos

    The Smo-king Shop opened at 9 am we were there at 8:59 just in case it opened early. No, we have not gone over to the dark side it is a smoked fish shop at Coromandel that we just had to check out and maybe purchase a few items for our picnics etc. For lunch today we thoroughly enjoyed today’s tasting of fresh mussel pate with spinach leaves …

    Hauraki Rail Trail

    A travel blog entry by susannarachel on Apr 15, 2015

    1 comment, 15 photos

    ... tunnels high up on the mountain side, with here and there 'windows' out into the gorge. The children had torches and were not afraid to head off up side tunnels to see what was there.

    We had to return the same way, so picnicked in a ruined bit of some mine machinery and building before starting the walk up the south side of Karangahake Gorge. The highway hugs the cliff on the north side above the river, and trucks and cars hurtle past up the bends. On the walkers side, ...

    Around the Coromandel

    A travel blog entry by offonourown2 on Jan 18, 2015

    62 photos

    After Bryan had finished his swimming session with Adam and the Sea Walkers, we set off on a beautiful drive to Hot water beach.

    We had our little Toyota car and drove south from Auckland and then East and north again. It was only a small car but it was doing a great job of running us around managing the hills quite well especially with our heavy bags in the boot too.

    The scenery was beautiful all the way. Wherever we looked there were rolling green hills.


    The Tunnel

    A travel blog entry by wattsy on Nov 16, 2014

    6 photos

    ... at least it was a pleasant walk, and there were a few smaller goldmine shafts that I passed that you could walk down (pitch black with an inch or two of water at the bottom though!).

    We continued the drive towards Auckland. The roads flattening and straighting out, something we haven't experienced much of in New Zealand. We eventually stop at Kaiaua. We stopped at a Kaiaua when we were in the East Cape, this was a different Kaiaua, just a name sake.

    The ...

    Now this IS paradise! Almost beats Canada

    A travel blog entry by canada2014 on Oct 18, 2014

    8 photos

    What a way to end my trip - we went to the Lost Springs thermal hot pools (38 degrees to 41 degrees) for a soak and rest and relaxation! (only 30 minutes from Tairua in Whangamata What a hidden treasure in these beautiful New Zealand mountains. These pools are fed from natural hot springs full of minerals and a lot of sulpher. We had cocktails while lolling in the ...