The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel

Address: 1 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, North Island, 3110, New Zealand | Motel
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This motel, located on 1 Second Avenue, Tauranga, is near Maunganui Beach and Waimarino Adventure Park.
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          • Microwave in room
          • Breakfast Available
          • Wireless internet connection in room (free)
          • Free parking


          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting rooms/conference facilities
          • Conference facilities
          • Banquet room
          • Babysitting service
          • Multilingual staff
          • Business Services

          TripAdvisor Reviews The Tauranga on the Waterfront Motel

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from Tauranga

          Monday 18th May @ 1pm

          A travel blog entry by on May 18, 2015

          2 comments, 3 photos

          ... new and they are renovating the outdoor area too. The location is perfect here so we defy anyone not to enjoy their stay. You may have guessed, knowing us as well as you do, that a tattoo in New Zealand was always going to be high on the cards. D follows many tattoo artists on Facebook and Instagram but there was one in particular who's work he has been admiring/borderline stalking from a far.This talented artist just happens to live in Rotorua, how convenient. All it took was ...

          An Introduction

          A travel blog entry by gill.peterhosie on Apr 25, 2015

          2 comments, 2 photos

          ... where we have been for the summer months, on May 1st, and head for initially for Australia (Melbourne) - really where else would we start our trip from? Our travels will take us too: Melbourne, Australia London, United Kingdom Paris, France Strasbourg, France - Canal Boating with friends Germany Switzerland Then finally on to North Carolina in the USA where we ...

          The Goat

          A travel blog entry by carolynaubrey on Mar 28, 2015

          1 comment, 11 photos

          ... and encouraging, often calling you by name (written on your race bib), clapping and cheering. They had hiked into the forest the night before and camped at their allocated checkpoints, a fantastic initiative by the organisers.
          Th descent finally came, but brought no relief, some parts were a clay covered water course, slick and slippery. At other times there were drops of a metre or more, with knee deep mud at the bottom. Or more stairs and damn tree ...

          Day 42 Tauranga, New Zealand

          A travel blog entry by luv2cruise on Feb 22, 2015

          46 photos

          ... of the trail we came upon the dragon, spewing smoke.

          Now the fun began as we were all hungry at this point. There were stations set up offering cheese, beef jerky, homemade breads. Then there were hobbits that went around and served beautiful pork sandwiches with chutney, or chicken sandwiches, some open sandwiches, all kinds. There was beer and wine being offered, coffee, tea. For the amount of people that ...

          Longs drives. Short sails

          A travel blog entry by rich070 on Feb 11, 2015

          1 comment, 4 photos

          ... loaded, and with a health amount of stodge in my system I hit the road. 6 hours of winding roads and drizzle later I arrived at Wellington! (I would just like to point out that my hire car has a Bluetooth radio, and I have been devouring audio books whilst driving. I find they kill time and keep me awake on these mammoth Tarmac sessions) So, first problem was finding a spot to dump the Yaris. My faithful friend and automatic mile muncher for the past 10 ...