Luxury Hotels in Tauranga
Whether you’re celebrating something special or travelling in luxury is just your style, you’ll find something to suit in the harbourside city of Tauranga. Adorn with fabulous eateries and picturesque water views, Tauranga and luxury just seem to fit. While you won’t find any “five-star” hotels per se, you will, however, have a selection of luxury bed and breakfasts, 4.5-star hotels and even luxuriously-appointed motels that compete with hotels. Discover some of your best options in this list of luxury accommodation in Tauranga.
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1. Hotel on Devonport
Overlooking the harbour in a high-rise building, Hotel on Devonport offers some of the most glorious views of the harbour and city from its downtown location. The modern rooms provide a comfortable stay in all seasons thanks to the large opening windows and private balconies, as well as the cosy gas fireplaces/heat pumps. There are six room categories available to suit couples, corporate travellers and families. The most luxurious of all is the Premium Harbourview Room with sliding doors onto a balcony with uninterrupted views. Be pampered in your ensuite spa bath, relax in your spacious open-plan lounge, and enjoy modern amenities like USB ports and free WiFi. Room service breakfast is available, while some local restaurants offer a charge-back service.
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2. Trinity Wharf Tauranga
Trinity Wharf Tauranga is one of Tauranga’s most upscale hotels. There are three categories of rooms at this 4.5-star hotel: Urban Rooms, Harbour Room and Apartments, all of which are elegantly-appointed with the option of luxurious amenities such as spa baths and floor-to-ceiling windows. The Urban Rooms provide entry-level accommodation into this stylish hotel, while the apartments provide a home-away-from-home experience but better. During your stay, make use of the outdoor infinity pool, free parking, free WiFi, fine dining at the Halo Restaurant, business services and babysitting services.
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3. Seascape Villa B&B
Set the tone right by staying in this adult-only villa with a choice of the double, queen or premium queen room. The luxurious B&B with modern and bright furnishings across its three guest rooms, lounge and deck. Enjoy a comfortable stay in your room with an ensuite, a large TV with satellite channels and thoughtful extras like bathrobes. Breakfast is an event here which includes full cooked breakfast with eggs your style, bacon or mushrooms. Alternatively, choose a European-style continental breakfast. While the B&B is a five-minute drive from the CBD, your hosts offer a complimentary transfer to and from the airport.
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4. Quest on Durham
Enjoy your own private and luxurious space at Quest on Durham. The complex has 29 serviced apartments that are modernly-styled for a luxurious yet well-priced stay in Tauranga. The open-plan apartments feature a full kitchen, ensuite, dining table and some with a balcony. The Studio is a cost-effective choice for couples or business travellers looking for a long-term stay in comfort, while the two/three-bedroom apartments are ideal for groups and families. Other useful facilities include on-site parking, Sky TV, free WiFi, laundry facilities and access to a gym and sauna. See more like this in our 10 Best Family Accommodation in Tauranga.
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5. The Tauranga on the Waterfront
This is a motel in Tauranga with the standards of a 4.5-star hotel. Offering a range of luxurious suites and studios, The Tauranga on the Waterfront has something for everyone. Most rooms are spacious complemented by ultra-modern design and simplistically sophisticated decor. Enjoy expansive harbour views from your private balcony or patio, step into Italian-style tiled bathrooms with marble or granite vanities, and enjoy added amenities such as a kitchenette, TV with satellite channels and free newspaper delivery. See more recommendations like this in our 5 Best Romantic Accommodation in Tauranga.
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- The Tauranga on the Waterfront on Booking.com
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6. Hotel Armitage and Conference Centre
Find something special in the Premium Suites of the Hotel Armitage, complete with a queen bed, spa bath, free WiFi and free parking. It has a separate bedroom from the lounge yet provides ample space to entertain or relax. Family and twin rooms are also available. Casual dining can be enjoyed at the Poolside Restaurant serving Kiwi favourites and cooked breakfast, while the Clippers Lounge provides a sophisticated place to meal up with friends and enjoy pre-dinner drinks. Happy hour is from 5pm to 6pm.
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7. Matua Lodge
One of the more characterful offerings in Tauranga, Matua Lodge offers a luxury B&B experience in a timber lodge with modern touches. There is a wonderful indoor to outdoor flow through the large sliding window doors, where you can enjoy lounging and entertaining areas both inside and out. On arrival to the lodge, you’ll be greeted with afternoon tea or drinks and the option for evening meals. Alternatively, enjoy your own barbecue in the manicured gardens and a full cooked or continental breakfast is included in your stay, not to mention each accommodation has snacks or a fruit bowl. As for accommodation, choose from one of the elegant harbour view rooms or suites with traditional-style decor and lots of charm. Alternatively, there is an apartment with full private facilities. See more accommodation with foodie experiences in our 10 Best Accommodation in Tauranga for Foodies.
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8. 850 Cameron Motel
Finally, for another luxurious motel, take a look at 850 Cameron Motel. This contemporary accommodation, just five minutes drive from the CBD, is located near the hospital and its surrounding eateries. While the motel offers a variety of rooms, your most luxurious options include the Executive Studio with a spa bath, as well as the apartments with two bedrooms, one of which has single beds, a kitchenette, lounge, TV with eight Sky channels, free WiFi and more. While you may have your own kitchen facilities, there’s always the option to pick up a bite from the on-site cafe. See more motels in our list of the 10 Best Motels in Tauranga.