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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great motel with nice rooms in a good location in Tauranga. The hosts are very friendly and helpful, and the room was tidy, well equipped and without the wear and tear often seen in motels. The hosts were very helpful in booking the next place and recommending activities both in Tauranga and in my next destination. The location is quiet...

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perth
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful 6 nights stay here. Great location with views over the harbour. The apartment is big, with lounge, small table, very comfortable bed. It has been totally renovated with brand new furnishings and decor. Well equipped kitchen, everything needed. Extremely clean and serviced each day. Athol, the manager was very friendly and helpful with tips on what...

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Redcliffe, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the self contained suite, which was quite spacious, had cooking facilities, extra bed and outside garden area. The motel had been recently refurbished and it was well appointed. Situated almost on the harbour, it is within easy walking distance to town. Our host, the owner,could not have been more helpful , with lots of suggestions about what...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great hotel. Rooms are bright and airy with large windows letting in natural light. The owner (Athol) was incrediable helpful and very pleasant. The rooms were very clean with small kitchen and an easy walk up to shops. Would highly recommend Hotel to everyone.

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Athol P, Owner at ASURE Harbour View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Ross, Thank you so much for your compliments on your stay with us. This is the rewarding part of being a host - we just love to show off our beautiful city and get the chance to meet people from all over the planet. Glad you enjoyed the newly renovated rooms, our quiet waterside cul-de-sac location and easy walk...

Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was very large with an extra bedroom attached as well as a kitchen and well set out bathroom. The motel is a short stroll to the main city shopping area and restaurants and pubs. The host - Athol - was excellent with all of the people who stayed there and gave great information to all who asked. Definitely...

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Athol P, Owner at ASURE Harbour View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Laurie, Many thanks for staying with us and for the positive feedback on your experience at our motel. We agree with you, most folks pick up on the fact that it is an easy walk into town from the motel. The advantage of the newly renovated rooms of the "old" motel is that they are spacious compared to more...

Northallerton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautifully re furbished hotel/motel on the water front of Tauranga harbour. The location is excellent, in easy reach of the shopping areas of Tauranga and with a good choice of restaurants. Other attractions such as the hobbitton film set are in easy reach. The proprietor, Athol ,is a delight, full of information and as helpful as can...

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Athol P, Owner at ASURE Harbour View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Tony, Thanks for your positive comments on our room renovations. Once again you highlight what most guests love and that is the waterside position in our quiet cul-de-sac. This little spot on the inner harbour is so peaceful and is what drew us to purchase the motel. One advantage is that our free to use kayaks can be launched...

Newmachar
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stumbled on the Harbour View by chance but we were certainly glad we found it. We were only there for 1 night but the quality of accommodation was of a very good standard, having been recently refurbished and decorated. The room was excellent and very comfortable and at a very good price. (it put some other more expensive places...

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Athol P, Owner at ASURE Harbour View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Kenneth, Thanks for your positive review of your stay with us, glad you enjoyed the stay. Our room renovations have proved popular with both our corporate and holiday related guests. It is convenient to some restaurants that are within 4 minutes walk in Fourth Ave and then also just on 500 to 800 metres to the restaurants of Devonport...

Whakatane, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is our Go To Place in Tauranga, a perfect blend of great Accommodation and Awesome Hosts. The Cape Cod style Motel offers recently refurbished One and Two Bedroom Units which have Bathroom, Shower, Kitchen, Lounge, and Bedrooms. Tranquil Colours make for an easy night's sleep and a comfortable bed is always guaranteed. The Shower Pressure is fantastic and hot...

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Athol P, Owner at ASURE Harbour View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Motivated, Thanks for staying with us. Thank you for your positive comments on our room renovations. It is rewarding when guests recognize and appreciate the changes we have introduced. The new beds and Cape Cod styling and colours of the rooms have been very popular. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us - we look forward to hosting you...

St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful find! Easy access to town centre with views along the harbour. Really comfortable room, clean, fantastic views and very friendly staff. Probably one of the best motels we've stayed in on this trip!

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Athol P, Owner at ASURE Harbour View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Edwin, Glad you thought we were were a "wonderful find". We agree with you about the views across the harbour, it is also the most popular feature which most guests comment on. We love living just 40 meters off the edge of Tauranga's inner harbour, one of the main reasons we bought the motel. Pleased you found the new...

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

10/10 We absolutely enjoyed our stay at the Asure, Harbour View Motel in Tauranga, NZ Hosts Athol and Lorraine were super welcoming and helpful! We travelled from Wellington and it was our first time in Tauranga, Athol was more than willing to show us the places to see, eat and relax! The room was beautiful, newly renovated and really nice...

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Athol P, Owner at ASURE Harbour View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Shan, So glad you enjoyed your stay, enjoyed the new room renovations and finally got to see Tauranga and the Bay of Plenty. We have such lovely beaches, a huge choice of restaurants and are fortunate enough to be located on the edge of the inner harbour. We look forward to hosting you again someday, kind regards, Athol &...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just meters from the water's edge, free Wi-Fi, free use of kayaks and bicycles, full of character and charm, the Harbour View Motel is tucked into a small quiet cul-de-sac and only a short walk to the City Centre, waterfront, movies, shops and restaurants. An established Four Star accredited Motel which provides spacious studio, one bedroom and family units with full kitchen facilities and en-suite bathrooms. All upstairs units have water views. We have a leisure centre with free-kayaks and bicycle's for you to cruise down to the waterfront or cycle around the Waikareo Estuary or a bit further across to our beach suburb Mount Maunganui which is just 12 to 15 minutes away by car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ASURE Harbour View Motel

Address: 7 Fifth Avenue East | access from cnr Devonport Road & 6th Ave, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Price Range: $138 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ASURE Harbour View Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“We had a room on the first floor, which had great water views”
 of 5 bubbles denbart, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lots of room to relax and a short walk to the city.”
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 of 5 bubbles 378lauriea, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Looked at all rooms and they all are great. We had the unit with access to private garden which was good for sitting and eating outside.”
 of 5 bubbles travelbugwellington, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles nurikoatari, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had Suite 2 which had a water view but all the rooms are beautifully appointed.”
 of 5 bubbles 396patj, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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