Hotels in Tauranga

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strand motel
strand motel
7.0 Good
27 The Strand, Tauranga, Tauranga, New Zealand
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0.6 km from city centre, Tauranga 
GoodBased on 688 reviews
7.0

Strand Motel is situated centrally in Tauranga, a short car trip from Tauranga Airport. It also features a terrace.

Seagulls Guesthouse
Seagulls Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
12 Hinau Street, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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4.6 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 996 reviews
8.8

Seagulls Guesthouse is located in Tauranga and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. A short stroll from Bay Oval, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a refrigerator, a kitchenette and wireless internet access.

Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary
Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary
9.4 Excellent
1190 Ohauiti Road, R.D. 3, Tauranga, Tauranga, New Zealand
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13.2 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 29 reviews
9.4

This comfortable bed & breakfast in Tauranga offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as a swimming pool and a terrace. It also features a BBQ/picnic area and a garden.

Calais Mount Resort
Calais Mount Resort
7.4 Good
6 Adams Avenue, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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6.0 km from city centre, Tauranga 
GoodBased on 1,205 reviews
7.4

Calais Mount Resort is located in Mount Maunganui and is close to Mauao. It is steps from Mount Maunganui Hot Salt Water Pools and is near the area's well-known attractions and dining spots.

Cameron Thermal Motel
Cameron Thermal Motel
8.2 Excellent
1229 Cameron Road, Tauranga, New Zealand
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5.0 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 393 reviews
8.2

Cameron Thermal Motel offers a comfortable setting while in Tauranga.

Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga
Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga
8.4 Excellent
9 Fifteenth Avenue, Tauranga, New Zealand
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2.7 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 398 reviews
8.4

Strategically located in the middle of the city, this 3-star motel makes for an excellent base in Tauranga. It also provides a free shuttle service, an outdoor heated pool and a kids club.

Asure Harbour View Motel
Asure Harbour View Motel
9.1 Excellent
7 Fifth Avenue East, Tauranga, New Zealand
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0.8 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 346 reviews
9.1

Conveniently located in the heart of the city, this 3.5-star motel makes for an ideal base in Tauranga. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

The Anchorage Apartments
The Anchorage Apartments
8.5 Excellent
Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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5.3 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 1,150 reviews
8.5

Set in Mount Maunganui, The Anchorage Apartments is a five-minute walk from Maunganui Beach and offers a swimming pool and a sauna. It provides free Wi-Fi, a tour desk and luggage storage.

Warwick Hills Rural Retreat
Warwick Hills Rural Retreat
9.0 Excellent
502 Reid Road RD 7 Te Puke, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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11.7 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 127 reviews
9.0

Warwick Hills Rural Retreat is located in Tauranga and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides an outdoor pool, meeting rooms and a sun deck.

Blue Haven Motel
Blue Haven Motel
8.7 Excellent
10 Tweed Street, Tauranga, New Zealand
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4.6 km from city centre, Tauranga 
ExcellentBased on 386 reviews
8.7

Blue Haven Motel is located in Tauranga and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides laundry facilities, luggage storage and an airport shuttle.

Tips for booking a Tauranga hotel

Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:January
Average price in Tauranga:$209/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$24/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Thursday
$141 - $359
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$132 - $161
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Blue Wave Motel Mount Maunganui
Blue Wave Motel Mount Maunganui
10.0 Excellent
209 Valley Road, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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3.0 km from city centre, Mount Maunganui 

Located in Tauranga, Blue Wave Motel Mt Maunganui is an easy drive from the Classic Flyers Museum and Mauao. Guests can also enjoy free internet access.

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Seagulls Guesthouse
Seagulls Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
12 Hinau Street, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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1.0 km from city centre, Mount Maunganui 

Seagulls Guesthouse is located in Tauranga and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. A short stroll from Bay Oval, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a refrigerator, a kitchenette and wireless internet access.

Cheapest hotels in Tauranga, Bay of Plenty

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Loft 109 Backpackers Hostel
Loft 109 Backpackers Hostel
6.1 Good
109 Devonport Road, Tauranga, New Zealand
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0.2 km from city centre,  

Strategically located in the centre of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an ideal base in Tauranga. It offers free Wi-Fi, a safe and a sun deck.

$32
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Harbourside City Backpackers
Harbourside City Backpackers
7.6 Good
105 The Strand, Tauranga, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre,  

Conveniently located in the middle of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an ideal base in Tauranga. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi throughout their stay.

$33
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Arthouse Accommodation
Arthouse Accommodation
8.3 Excellent
102 Cameron Road, Tauranga, New Zealand
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0.4 km from city centre,  

This comfortable hostel in Tauranga offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as luggage storage and a shared kitchen. It is conveniently located in the city centre.

$73
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Seagulls Guesthouse
Seagulls Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
12 Hinau Street, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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1.0 km from city centre,  

Seagulls Guesthouse is located in Tauranga and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. A short stroll from Bay Oval, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with a refrigerator, a kitchenette and wireless internet access.

$79
Avg. per night
Tauranga, Bay Of Plenty
Tauranga, Bay Of Plenty
8.3 Excellent
23 Vine Avenue, Maungatapu Maungatapu, Tauranga, New Zealand
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3.7 km from city centre,  

TAURANGA Bay of Plenty is located in Tauranga and is close to the Maungatapu Bridge. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

$79
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Omokoroa Kiwi Holiday Park
Omokoroa Kiwi Holiday Park
Omokoroa, New Zealand
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0.3 km from city centre,  

Omokoroa Kiwi Holiday Park has 21 lodgings and features an outdoor pool. It also offers laundry facilities, luggage storage and a library.

$87
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strand motel
strand motel
7.0 Good
27 The Strand, Tauranga, Tauranga, New Zealand
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0.6 km from city centre,  

Strand Motel is situated centrally in Tauranga, a short car trip from Tauranga Airport. It also features a terrace.

$95
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Warwick Hills Rural Retreat
Warwick Hills Rural Retreat
9.0 Excellent
502 Reid Road RD 7 Te Puke, Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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14.5 km from city centre,  

Warwick Hills Rural Retreat is located in Tauranga and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides an outdoor pool, meeting rooms and a sun deck.

$99
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Hotel prices in Tauranga

2 stars or below

$27 - $188

Seagulls Guesthouse

No. 1 most popular

Seagulls Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
$79
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Arthouse Accommodation

No. 2 most popular

$73
Avg. per night
Mount Backpackers

Best value

$27
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3 stars

$112 - $205

18th Avenue Thermal Motel

No. 1 most popular

$196
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Bethlehem Motor Inn

No. 2 most popular

Bethlehem Motor Inn
8.8 Excellent
$168
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Roselands Motel

Best value

Roselands Motel
8.2 Excellent
$128
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4 stars and up

$32 - $238

850 Cameron Motel

No. 1 most popular

850 Cameron Motel
9.4 Excellent
$189
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Oceanside Resort & Twin Towers

No. 2 most popular

$176
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Loft 109 Backpackers Hostel

Best value

$32
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Where to stay in Tauranga

About Tauranga

Tauranga is the largest city in the Bay of Plenty, popular for its captivating natural landscapes and bustling waterfront. The city will tempt you with an array of marine adventures along its picturesque coast, from fishing and sailing to diving and dolphin watching.

Things to do

Outdoor enthusiasts are spoiled for choice in Tauranga, such as swimming with wild dolphins. Head to McLaren Falls Park to see one of the best botanical collections of trees in New Zealand and hike the waterfall track to see glow worms after dusk.

Head to the Tauranga Art Gallery, one of New Zealand’s most respected regional public galleries, showcasing exhibitions of historical and contemporary art. Afterwards, learn more about the local culture with a stroll through Downtown Tauranga to discover boutique fashion shops, cafes and art galleries.

Bring the entire family to Waimarino Adventure Park, a fun-filled area with water trampolines, climbing walls, a kayak slide and slip ’n’ slides. With picnic tables, barbecue facilities and warm thermal pools, it’s easy to make a day of it.

One of New Zealand’s most popular beach towns, Mount Maunganui is just a 15-minute drive away. Lined with perfect white sand and warm ocean waves sitting at the base of Mt Maunganui’s iconic mountain, it’s the ultimate place to swim, surf and sunbathe.

Getting around

Most attractions are within a 15-minute walk from the city centre of Tauranga, while the local bus system services the city and nearby neighbourhoods. Tauranga is a three-hour drive from Auckland, while New Zealand’s extensive bus network also operates connections from Auckland, Hamilton and Rotorua.

Tauranga travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Tauranga?

    604 reviews rated 850 Cameron Motel with an average score of 9.4/10. It may also be worth looking into the Seagulls Guesthouse, which received a rating of 8.8/10 from 994 reviews. Oceanside Resort & Twin Towers could also be a good option, with a score of 7.4/10 from 1,682 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Mount Manganui?

    Reviews of The Pacific Apartments recommend it as a good place to stay near Mount Manganui, scoring 8.8/10 from 1,538 ratings.

  • What is a good hotel in Tauranga near Mount Manganui Beach?

    Blue Haven Motel is a hotel near Mount Manganui Beach that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 8.7 from 386 reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Tauranga CBD?

    A good hotel near Tauranga CBD is Quest on Durham, which has been rated 8.5/10 by 461 HotelsCombined user reviews.

  • How much is a hotel in Tauranga tonight?

    A hotel in Tauranga tonight has an average price of $201, but some deals have been found for as low as $85 in HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours. Prices in Tauranga are changing frequently. The best price found for a 4-star Tauranga hotel for tonight has been $161.