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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I highly recommend this place, clean and tidy, a comfortable bed, considerate service, and convenient car park. Mr.Bernie is nice and friendly, his face is always smile. He speaks English slowly and clearly. This is good for foreigners like us, we can easily understand everything. However, the shower room's door makes a creaking sound, maybe need to be repaired.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 1 night in mid November, room was large and clean with a very comfortable bed and good pillows. When checking in my wife mentioned our plans to go to Hot Water Beach the following day to the duty manager and when we checked out he had prepared us some information on tides etc which was very helpful....

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BaywatchM, Owner at Baywatch Motor Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for submitting your review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and the staff were helpful advising on activities and attractions. Yes the road works have basically finished now with just the road marking to do. It has been a bit of a pain but once they plant the palm trees down the new medium strip it will...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you think of holidays - you want quiet, you want relaxation, you want a great location in terms of accessibility and you want great service without somebody being in your face all the time. This is exactly what the Baywatch Motor Inn is all about. I landed at the hotel and Bernie already had my keys ready for me,...

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BaywatchM, Owner at Baywatch Motor Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience here at Baywatch. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay here and also the attractions and activities in the Mount. Although we have reasonably new beds all with medium firmness mattresses we will check the mattress and replace if found to be overly soft.

Drury, NZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are good, managers are friendly and helpful, and the location is near enough to most things you want. It can be a bit noisy but another positive is that if you leave a shirt and jacket behind, they phone you to see if you've left town, and if you have - they post it. Brilliant!

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Perth Hills, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Friendly staff and service with everything we could have possibly needed for our time in the Mt. Close by to shops, food and bars. Rooms were spacious, very clean and quiet. We would definitely stay again.

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BaywatchM, Owner at Baywatch Motor Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for your awesome review. We will pass on to our staff . All of us value these reviews to ensure we are on the right track in giving our guests a pleasurable experience when staying here at Baywatch.

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I have stayed here and very happy once again. I arrived very late and the staff had left me a nice note in my room with the receipt. Very nice room as well i must say. This location is about 30 sec walk to a number of restaurants as well as an amazing pub.

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Morrinsville, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Travelled across from the Waikato for a couple of days peace and quiet. Have stayed at Baywatch once before and again was impressed with the faultless presentation of the rooms and the helpful manner of the staff. Rooms spacious and with good seating. Bed large and 9/10 for comfort. Wifi was free but a little weak, although we were in...

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Julie C, Front Office Manager at Baywatch Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and nice positive comments. Hope to see you back again shortly

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here while over for a wedding, arrived to a very friendly warm reception. Check in was quick and helpful, the room was huge, clean and had satellite in the lounge and bedroom, also a spa bath. Facilities were modern and well kept with nothing needing attention. The room was quiet and the cleaners the following morning were wonderful,...

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Julie C, Front Office Manager at Baywatch Motor Inn, responded to this review

So happy that your time with us was wonderful. We to strive to make every ones stay an enjoyable one. Regards Management Team

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very well located close to shops/ restaurants etc. Easy to locate with good parking. Excellent room over looking street but quiet due to glazing Very good quality Very, very clean. Great place to stay and shall certainly be our preference at Mt. Maunganui

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Julie C, Owner at Baywatch Motor Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to share your stay experience at Baywatch Motor Inn. We pass on these reviews to all of our staff so they can see for themselves how they are doing in ensuring a positive guest experience. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the facilities at the motel and our proximity to activities...

Sydney
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I was pleasantly surprised. The key to my wonderful stay was the staff. The managers, the housekeeping staff and others were all so kind and helpful - nothing was too much trouble. As well, I had a wonderful suite - large, quiet, well appointed, tastefully decorated with a large TV in the lounge and a smaller one in the bedroom....

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Julie C, Owner at Baywatch Motor Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to submit your thoughts on your stay here at Baywatch. It is great to hear the facilities and the staff were as you expected maybe even exceeded your expectations. Our staff regard guest comments as an important tool in ensuring our motel maintains its ranking as one of Tauranga / Mount Maunganui`s top performing...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mount Maunganui`s NEWEST motel. Situated in Downtown Mount village, Baywatch offers QUIET, NEW rooms, with PANORAMIC windows, Air conditioning, KING beds, TILED En-Suite Bathrooms, Kitchenettes and 50+SKY channels.4 ONE BEDROOM SUITES, with double Spa bath, 42" NEW LED TV in Lounge and 32" LCD in bedroom with 50+ SKY channels, KING bed, SOFA SLEEPER in lounge. HEAT PUMP / AIR CONDITIONING11 KING STUDIO`S, with KING bed, Single SPA bath, 32" LCD TV with 50+ SKY channels, HEAT PUMP / AIR CONDITIONING.2 LARGE WHEELCHAIR friendly units with very large WET areas in the TILED en-Suite bathroom. 32" LCD TV with 50+ SKY channels250m to SHOPS, RESTAURANTS, 350m to BEACHES.Warm KIWI hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baywatch Motor Inn

Address: 349a Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga > Mount Maunganui
Price Range: £100 - £156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baywatch Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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