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    Summit Motor Lodge

    213 Waihi Road, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
    011 64 7-578 1181
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    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    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...More

    Thank sd99296
    Response from Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor LodgeResponded 1 May 2017

    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...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    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....More

    Thank kevinanddiane2017
    Response from Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor LodgeResponded 1 May 2017

    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...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    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...More

    Thank rachandsteve93
    Response from Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor LodgeResponded 1 May 2017

    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 22 April 2017 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....More

    Thank Sam C
    Response from Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor LodgeResponded 1 May 2017

    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...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    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...More

    Thank cruisecan369
    Response from Steve N, Manager at Summit Motor LodgeResponded 1 May 2017

    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...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$92 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Tauranga
    • #2 Best Value Hotel in Tauranga
    • #8 Business Hotel in Tauranga
    • #13 Family Hotel in Tauranga
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
    • Also Known As
    • Summit Tauranga ,
    • Best Western Tauranga ,
    • Tauranga Best Western
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    27 July 2017|
    Response from Steve N | Property representative |
    we have a local bus stop two doors down from us that will take you directly into where the intercity leaves from , if you are leaving between the hours of 9am til 5 pm we can offer a free drop off regards Steve
    Room Tips
    "We were in Room 10, quiet & loved the retro chair!"
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    "The street at the side of the motel is a little noisy during the day,but quieter in the evening"
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    "Get a spa room"
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    "unit 11 was clean and quite"
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