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Pacific Motor Inn

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Outdoor pool
Corporate Studio
Suite, 1 Bedroom | Bathroom sink

Overview of Pacific Motor Inn

Pacific Motor Inn

3.5 star property
City centre Mount Maunganui motel with outdoor pool
8.8 out of 10 Fabulous
8.8/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
261 Maunganui Road, Tauranga, 3150
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Beach towels
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Conference space
  • Meeting room
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Kitchenette
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker

Room options

Twin Studio

  • 29 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Single Bed and 1 King Bed

Standard One Bedroom Suite

  • 39 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Corporate Studio

  • 26 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 1 Bedroom

  • 50 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Queen Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Mount Maunganui
  • Mount Maunganui - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Tauranga (TRG) - 10 min drive


  • Mount Social Club - 2 min walk
  • Rice Rice Baby - 7 min walk
  • Latitude 37 - 5 min walk
  • Roxie's Red-Hot Cantina & Taco Joint - 8 min walk
  • Spongedrop - 4 min walk

About this property

Pacific Motor Inn

A great choice for a stay in Tauranga, Pacific Motor Inn is only 3.3 mi (5.4 km) from the airport. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool, and freebies such as WiFi and self-parking are added perks. A snack bar/deli and a garden are offered, and in-room conveniences include fridges and microwaves.



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 17 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 8 PM
  • Express check-out available
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 20
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 8 PM
  • Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 20


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) on weekday mornings 7:00 AM–9:00 AM
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room
  • Conference space (377 square feet)


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach towels


  • Garden
  • An outdoor pool


  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Step-free path to entrance

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Jetted bath
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Guidebooks/recommendations

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately NZD 16.50 to 21.50 for adults and NZD 16.50 to 21.50 for children
  • Late check-in between 8:00 PM and 10:30 PM can be arranged for an extra charge
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge of NZD 50 (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of NZD 2.5

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 9 PM


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
This property does not have lifts.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Pacific Motor Inn Mount Maunganui
Pacific Motor Inn
Pacific Motor Mount Maunganui
Pacific Motor
Pacific Motor Inn Motel
Pacific Motor Inn Tauranga
Pacific Motor Inn Motel Tauranga

Frequently asked questions

Does Pacific Motor Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Pacific Motor Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Is there a pool at Pacific Motor Inn?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 8 AM to 9 PM.
Are pets allowed at Pacific Motor Inn?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Pacific Motor Inn?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Pacific Motor Inn?
You can check in from 2 PM - 8 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of NZD 50 (subject to availability). Express check-out is available.
What is there to do at Pacific Motor Inn and nearby?
Pacific Motor Inn has an outdoor pool and a garden.
Does Pacific Motor Inn have rooms with private hot tubs?
Yes, each room has a jetted bath.
Does Pacific Motor Inn have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchenette is available in every room, and also includes a fridge, a microwave and cookware.
What's the area around Pacific Motor Inn like?
Pacific Motor Inn is in Mount Maunganui, a short 6-minute walk from Mount Maunganui Beach and 8 minutes' walk from Maunganui Beach.







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Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

It suited my needs re location and proximity
Michelle, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Nice and clean, shower very average and carparking very small
Rory, 1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Good location.
wai, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Really liked where the motel was situated prime spot lovely location great service 5star rating from me will definitely stay again
Josiah, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Heat Pump did not work. Electric towel rail did not work. Both bedside lights had faulty connections and flickered.
Brian, 1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Nice tidy property close to the main shopping and restaurant areas
1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The owner was super friendly, room was clean and comfortable 😊
Rachael, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location close to shopping and food outlets and restaurants
2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Value for money
Was clean and tidy very handy to city would go back ahain
Rewa, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The owners of the property were very friendly and have me recommendations for the area, provided me a beach towel, and even gave me recommendations for the next place I was visiting. The room was plenty big and I loved the skylight in the bathroom
1-night trip
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