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Durham Motor Inn

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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible23%
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“spa bath”(9 reviews)
“tea and coffee”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsspa bathtea and coffeevisiting taurangaclose to townstayed two nightslocation is greatbars and restaurantsroom was spaciousnext morningwaterfrontunitmicrowave
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

needed a motel for an overnight stay for a funeral, was only 135 for room, was not expecting much, the room was plenty big enough but was very tired, but overall value for money. the location was perfect as it was walking distance to restaurants...More

Thank Rosemariie F
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The worst motel I have stayed in Tauranga yet! Dated and in bad need of a revamp. Everything was well worn and in need of tlc. The lady manager was not friendly when we checked in and although we advised we had a three month...More

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Response from nemich001, Manager at Durham Motor InnResponded 20 November 2017

Thanks for your review. We are only a 3 star motel and are a very good 3 star motel. We are 98% fully booked all year round and if our rooms were so bad we would not be getting so much business, our prices are...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Room was ok. We did only stay overnight but not very clean. I don't think is would be too hard to clean the extractor fan in the bathroom it has so much dirt on it I am surprised it even stays attached to the ceiling....More

Thank Erryn D
Response from nemich001, Manager at Durham Motor InnResponded 20 November 2017

Hi thanks for your review. We were sorry that your meet your your expectations. We are so excited about the upcoming revamp which is scheduled for June 2018.

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Positives are the location, clean sheets, spa bath and plenty of hot water. Negatives are cockroaches, old decor, old crockery, the road noise the place could benefit from double glazing, the bed was terrible. Lumpy and springs pushing through. Our backs still hurt. Wouldn't go...More

Thank Robin S
Response from nemich001, Manager at Durham Motor InnResponded 20 November 2017

Thanks for your review. So sorry that your stay was not a good one . Yes our rooms are very clean as we take pride in our cleanliness. Cockroaches, Absolutely not, we are very proud of our housekeeping and the cleanliness of our rooms. Our...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Second time to stay here after a night at the theatre. Huge room and wide access to bathroom and open shower. Would be suitable for disabled visitors. Room is clean and comfortable but is definitely no fills. Has nice fridge/microwave set up and good supply...More

Thank GILLMEEK
Response from nemich001, Manager at Durham Motor InnResponded 20 November 2017

Thanks your great review. Thanks again, we do have 2 access units for disabled people. We are getting our revamp in June 2018 and are very exited.

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Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Refrigerator in room
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Pool
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US$91 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Tauranga
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$91 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Tauranga
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"our room was on harrington street , lots of road noise"
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"Do not stay here"
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"Great Location, Central"
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"Loved the spa in the room,not sure all units have them"
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