Ocean Sands Motel

Address: 6 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 6 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, is near Maunganui Beach and Waimarino Adventure Park.
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Travel Blogs from Tauranga


A travel blog entry by hippler on Feb 22, 2015

1 comment, 5 photos

... much to do in this country and we only have three weeks. We are making our way south to Wellington, the Capital. We found a Holiday Park near Tauranga that has hot pools so we booked that. Holiday Parks are common here. They have RV hookups, tent spaces, and cabins and shared cooking and bath facilities. The rates can vary, but the price was right here. And there are naturally ...

Happily hoofing here in Hobbiton

A travel blog entry by graceschulz on Nov 26, 2014

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The day began bright and early with oatmeal (with brown sugar and raisins) and soon we were on our way! We drove from Auckland to matamata, and by we I completely mean Emily, in about two and a half hours. We pulled up into Hobbiton around 10:30 and were prepared for our 11 o'clock tour of the Hobbiton movie set! Words cannot describe it- the buildings and set really felt like we were transported to another world, they even let us have some food and drinks (I got a cheese ...

Visiting Hobbiton

A travel blog entry by ddkingston on Oct 03, 2014

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... to camp out together for the night (they have their own motorhome) were abandoned in favour of fish and chips back at home. After a nice evening playing darts and chatting about travel and other things over a bottle of wine or two, we finally walked back to our motorhome about 10.30pm and put the boys to bed. It was a short journey as the van was parked just a few houses down in the driveway of one of Phippsy's friendly neighbours who ...

I live 45 min from Hobbiton

A travel blog entry by miellee on Jul 11, 2014

8 photos

... New Zealand. In all, leaving Auckland at 9:30A, got me in Tauranga by 2:20P.

The YWAM base where I'm staying at is also a bit away from downtown Tauranga, and is located around an area called Gideon's Valley. IT IS SO BEAUTIFUL HERE, even amidst the rain. I'm planning on hiking down as soon as it clears up a bit.

Most of the pictures I took was on the way down here, and then a couple at the base! I think that'll be it for now, so until ...

Mount Maunganui to Rotorua

A travel blog entry by belinda.cobby on Apr 12, 2014

2 comments, 9 photos

... busy with all the joggers and walkers. That was our next mission, so while Amy checked us out of Mount Maunganui Beachside Holiday Park, Jason, Nick and I headed for the summit. It bought back so many cool childhood memories. At least this part of The Mount hadn't changed. The sheep were still here… maybe not the ones of 33 years ago and the gates you walked through and the view out to the ...

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