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4.1 out of 5

"Too cool to use pool as it was not heated. Excellent experience " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 21 Mar 2021

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Hotel Description

At Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga you'll be within a 20-minute walk of Tenpin Tauranga and 2 km (1.3 mi) from Tauranga South Bowling Club. Highlights at this motel include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free Internet.

All 5 soundproofed rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy coffee/tea makers, portable fans, and hair dryers. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, making in-room dining convenient. Additionally, irons/ironing boards and free toiletries are available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, barbecue grills, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Added amenities include laundry facilities, free newspapers in the lobby, and luggage storage. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 4-star Tauranga South motel, you'll be 16.7 km (10.3 mi) from Mount Maunganui.

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$148* Per night/room 16 Jun. - 17 Jun.

Access Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Unit)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

City Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (WOTIF CITY SALE)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga ratings based on 190 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.1 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga

Everyone (92) Couples (53) Family (47)
4 out of 5
Suited our needs

Posted by on 26 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5
Too cool to use pool as it was not heated. Excellent experience

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5
Modern, tidy and very functional. I'ts positioned facing north and is easy acess to Tauranga

Posted by , from Auckland on 3 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
Host very welcoming & warming :) The room/unit itself is very clean, tidy & suited us fabulously plus the kids loved the tub! Only downfall is the road noise but definitely look at coming back again :)

Posted by on 20 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5
Friendly owner nice room.

Posted by on 11 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5
The owners were very helpfull and friendly. The room was excellent. Had all what we needed. Highly recommendable.

Posted by , from Hamiton on 5 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5
Great host, clean units, comfortable, good condiments.

Posted by , from Napier on 3 Jul. 2020

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1 out of 5

Posted by on 24 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Probably one of the cleanest places we have visited. Our children were so happy to see a bath. No complaints, just wish we could have stayed longer. Thanks heaps.

Posted by on 7 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Great place to stay. Nice people and well appointed rooms. I will be back

Posted by on 24 Jan. 2020

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About the Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga

Location 9 Fifteenth Avenue, Tauranga, 3112

Property Features

Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga offers its guests an outdoor pool, barbecue grills, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Public spaces have free WiFi. Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga also features laundry facilities and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Tauranga motel is smoke free.

  • 5 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Tauranga (TRG) (13.3 km / 8.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga offers 5 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Accommodations at this 4-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and portable fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 25
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 40.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • High chair fee: NZD 15.00 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 13 and NZD 18 for adults, NZD 8 and NZD 12 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 40.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga
  • Ambassador Motor Tauranga
  • Ambassador Motor Inn
  • Ambassador Motor
  • Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga Motel
  • Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga Tauranga
  • Ambassador Motor Inn Tauranga Motel Tauranga

You should know

  • Pool access available from 8:30 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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