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Summit Motor Lodge

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$85*
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US$85*
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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the Summit Motor Lodge after reading the great reviews and can now add our own! We stayed for four days and found the Lodge perfect for getting to to where we needed to be in Tauranga and the Mount. Our one bed unit was clean and tIdy and had everything we needed including a great shower. The kids...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Evening :) Super exciting that our reviews didn't let you down in your experience with us at the Summit Motor Lodge. Reviews are a way to help travellers find accommodation, its easy to bring up plenty of great looking places online but by having other guests opinions sure helps make choosing an easy process. The kids that have been...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two bedroom apartment with full kitchen. Lounge & dining combined with two beds. Large bathroom & separate toilet. King Bed with room for toddlers portacot in one room, 2 single beds in another. Roomy, comfy & clean. Excellent location & nice friendly staff. Highly recommended. Kids enjoyed the pool & spa.

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Evening Kevin & Diane, Thank you for choosing the Summit Motor Lodge as your host. We appreciate feedback, and value your time with us. The 2 Bedroom apartment really is a great space. We have been lucky to have the pool slightly heated which has extended the use, so awesome for the family to still be able to make...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really cant fault the Summit at all which is why we keep coming back! The whole team are extremely friendly and very accommodating - there is nothing that is a problem! Accommodation suits us perfectly - being a team of 12 boisterous boys and management. Wouldnt go anywhere else!

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Rach & Steve, Thank you for choosing the Summit Motor Lodge to host your basketball group :) What a well organised team you had! All well behaved, we would def have them back! Kind Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our 3 basketball teams and families spent Easter weekend here. We found the service excellent, from booking with Daniel on the phone, to arriving with 38 guests in tow. The staff were very friendly, helpful and very organized, welcoming us all into their beautiful lodge. The cooking facilities were perfect for our chefs to cook a feast. Many happy memories...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Sam :) How lucky are we!! What a great review you have given of the experience your group had while visiting the Summit Motor Lodge. We enjoy the atmosphere when groups get to make the most of the time they have here. We want them to feel important so still provide our usual servicing while staying more than...

New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location, service, room perfect for us.The pool looked inviting and I loved the balcony at the back of the unit. It was lovely sitting out there in the afternoon sun. Staff were very helpful. When visiting again we will book here. What more can you say!

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Awesome review! Thank you for taking the time to experience what all the fuss is about at the Summit Motor Lodge. Our location just set 5 mintues from central Tauranga city is perfect. Some great views to enjoy whether its our well presented gardens, or the view towards the port and Mount Maunganui, all can create that relaxing moment we...

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 April 2017

From the initial over the phone booking with Steven to arriving at the Summit Motor Inn our stay was awesum. The rooms were as described and spotlessly clean. The welcome was lovely and the staff were genuine and caring. I also work in hospitality and would rate our stay 12/10. It was just a shame we could only stay 1...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Morning, Its a pleasure and alway's a great test to host people from the hospitality industry. We enjoy getting opinions and also sharing our successful tips. We also know how hard it is trying to get away for a break. We aim to keep up and forward progression into making this large motel complex stand out from the others....

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Very well maintained clean units. Comfortable. Quiet location off a main road an easy drive to central Tauranga. Friendly staff. Good parking on site. Reasonable rates. I would definitely stay here again. Highly recommended.

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Evening Greg, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review about your time at the Summit Motor Lodge. These reviews help us grow, not only by building business-attracting others to book but help with staff training, creating good atmosphere around the place. We hope to see you again soon. Kidn Regards

Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 April 2017

From he time we arrived the Summit staff were incredibly helpful and friendly.It was no trouble to change a room on arrival because my elderly mother wouldnt have managed the stairs even though they were fully booked. The rooms are very nicely decorated and absolutely immaculate. There was no stone unturned and with the motel being in such a convenient...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hello there, Thank you for your kind comments on your experience with us at the Summit Motor Lodge. We are pleased that all worked in the end, As we all know things can pop up with changes needing to happen. Good on you for travelling with your mother, the ear plugs were to make sure you both got a good...

UK
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Just a really nice place. Very clean. Spacious rooms. Balcony and view. Enjoyed spa bath. Friendly check in. Asked for a taxi which didn't show - owner saw me still waiting and took me to my destination himself. Can't beat that.

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for your review. Steve doesn't mind going out of his way for our guest/s. We want our experiences to stand out from the rest and be remembered for that point of difference. We are lucky that all our units are spacious, from the studio to the 3 Bedroom Penthouse. Thank you for choosing us as your...

West Auckland,
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Had an event in Tauranga over the week end to attend. Stayed only one night but the rooms we clean and tidy management were great help with directions. Children loved the pool even though it was 9.30 in the morning a refreshing start for the day. The staff were clearly visible in their uniforms and looked they were a well...

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Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Heather, Thank you for choosing the Summit Motor Lodge as your host. We pride ourselves on our management style, we put a lot of procedures in place to make an efficient running accommodation complex . They were pretty brave, even tho we have the heat pump to take the chill off, it doesn't run overnight. Its exciting to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in a quiet garden setting in central Tauranga, Summit Motor Lodge is just five minutes drive from the city - close enough to be convenient, far enough away to be relaxing. It's ideal accommodation for the corporate traveler, family holidays, weekend breaks or group tours. We look forward to meeting you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summit Motor Lodge

Address: 213 Waihi Road, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Price Range: RM385 - RM467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Summit Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Summit Tauranga
Best Western Tauranga
Tauranga Best Western
Summit Motor Lodge Tauranga, New Zealand, South Pacific
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tauranga
#2 Spa Hotel in Tauranga
#8 Business Hotel in Tauranga
#13 Family Hotel in Tauranga
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“Loved our room, unit 4, suitable for a couple”
Cardav2014, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“Well set up for meals in room if required”
, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“As grandparents with poor mobility, access to the ground floor 2 bdrm family unit was ideal.”
kevinanddiane2017, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The accessibility room was perfect for our needs”
cruisecan369, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Unit 24 had a lovely view of the port and mount”
preciouspup2u, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
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