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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great customer service! felt very welcomed. The room was very clean & very tidy! Excellent! The rooms are sound proof so no road or people noise. Enjoyed our 2 night stay. They do have a small pool but why? when you have 2 beaches just down the road. Walking distance to restaurants, shops, bars. The Mount comes alive at night...

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic stay. So close to central shops, the beach, etc. The owners very friendly, helpful and pleasant. The rooms have all that you need and are comfortable. A very quiet room even though on a main road. Complimentary WiiFi fanastic. Will definitely stay again when in the area.

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

Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay here at Baywatch. We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated the quietness of the room.

Paraparaumu, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent 8 nights at this motel last month and would certainly recommend it. Unfortunately, we booked too late to get a one bedroom unit and had to stay in a studio but that was very comfortable - especially the bed and pillows and the bathroom was spacious with great water pressure. A down side was that...

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

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay here at Baywatch. We are sorry you found the room a little dark even with the panoramic window. We knew you would appreciate the quieter room over the busy New Year period as requested so we chose a room over looking the garden not the road. Unfortunately the...

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic motel. Great rooms and walking distance to the town, beach and mount. The customer service from Bernie and his wife is also the best we've experienced anywhere ever after I somehow lost my car keys in the town! We are looking forward to coming back.

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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 5 December 2016 via 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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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 23 November 2016

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 23 November 2016

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 20 November 2016

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

Many thanks for your feedback on your stay here at Baywatch. This feedback is important to us as we strive to ensure our guests enjoy their experience when staying here at Baywatch. We are glad you enjoyed the facilities here and obviously made good use of our proximity to many of Mount Maunganui`s attractions.

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

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

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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: £116 - £168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baywatch Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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