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Tairua Shores Motel

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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely 2 night stay here on 10th and 11th November 2016. No-frills, just clean, comfortable accommodation, with lovely view over water from unit no 1, free washing machine very welcome and hosts very pleasant and accommodating to our requests.

Thank plymouthianuk
Te Awamutu
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Just spent 3 nights here and I can only reiterate what others have said. Definitely 5 star in all areas. Lovely new owners since we stayed last Labour Weekend. Clean, comfortable bed, and equipped with everything we needed. Highly recommended.

Thank karen P
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our chalet was modern, very clean and the most comfortable beds! Private outdoor patio area made the room feel more spacious. Easy pedestrian walk to town. Friendly owners and will definitely stay again.

Thank Coastcoaching
1 review
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We came here for the Scallop Festival yesterday. These guys really know how to run their business!! Start with the friendly young hosts and a tiny cute daughter, they showed me my room upon my arrival, i was so happy with my little chalet and didn't even remember to take a photo!!! The bathroom is a shower and toilet combination.... More 

Thank happygal2008
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We came to Tairua in July on a trip around North Island. We stayed I. Many motels and this was the best by far. Individual chalet. Well appointed and very comfortable. Well furnished and spotlessly clean it was ideal for our stay. A wee home from home with everything we needed and more. A lovely private veranda was a useful... More 

Thank Milne R
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice, clean and tidy place. Very comfortable beds, family units are quite spacious and the staff are very friendly. Location was perfect, handy to shops and beaches 😊 the outdoor furniture and bbq came in handy too

Thank kristy56
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

We were totally surprise with the quality of this motel. The people running it were so helpful. Doesn't look like much when you pull up and you think omg am in a small shed. It couldn't be further from the truth. They have a big double bed, small kitchen, nice size bathroom and a patio area plus wifi. Very clean... More 

1 Thank D E
Somerset, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

Absolutely first class in every way. Motel is in great location in a lovely quiet little waterside town. Beautiful spacious studio, very well equipped kitchenette, good quality fittings, lovely fluffy towels, excellent shower, big comfy bed...nice private patio. Glenn the manager organised us wonderfully with clear directions and instructions for our day at Hot Water Beach (with spades & beach... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

The staff were friendly. Everything was very clean - it felt like no one else had been there before us. The size of the place was really great - we had a one bedroom with a large bed, as well as a single bed in the living area, our own bathroom area which was a good size. The kitchen and... More 

Thank lmcs1104
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

Tairua Shores is a well sited motel within easy scenic walking distance of the town's shops and restaurants. Our room was very spacious and immaculately presented with a huge comfortable bed, en suit wet room, kitchen area, indoor dining table/chairs, two single lounge chairs and a lovely furnished private garden patio. There is free Wi-Fi here. Beach towels are provided... More 

Thank ChilledPhil

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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tairua Shores Motel has all been fully refurbished and consists of 4 family units, each unit has a separate bedroom with king size bed, separate full kitchen,separate bathroom, lounge and own deck with bbq. Two units have views over looking the harbour. 3 spacious garden chalets plus 2 superior garden chalets. All chalets have a king size bed, separate bathroom, kitchen and own private very sunny garden deck. Cooked and continental breakfast delivered to your unit on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tairua Shores Motel

Address: 156 Main Road, Tairua 3508, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Tairua
Price Range: RM458 - RM603 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tairua Shores Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Best views in unit no 1”
 of 5 bubbles plymouthianuk, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Spacious units”
  • Comfortable king size bed
  • Outdoor deck
 of 5 bubbles kristy56, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Use the website, or the telephone”
 of 5 bubbles Hoolie53, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Get the Chalet as it is refurbished.”
 of 5 bubbles Kris_fiji, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Any room would be a good one”
 of 5 bubbles 969SusanL, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
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