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Mauao Mount Maunganui: holiday hotspot

The proper Maori name of Mauao — or ‘the Mount’, as most New Zealanders tend to call it these days — has a certain poetry that ‘Maunganui’ (‘big hill’) does not.

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From $125

Hotels > Motels (Self-Contained) > Apartments

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Durham Motor Inn

Set in very attractive grounds, all rooms are on ground-floor level, with free car parking. We are just a short stroll to everything Tauranga City Centre has to offer, including restaurants, cafes, shops and the CBD.

Activities > Entertainment > Air Transport

Aerius Helicopters

Tauranga-based Aerius Helicopters are your flight specialists in the Bay of Plenty, Rotorua and Coromandel regions. Our services range from unforge...

From $32

Motels (Self-Contained) > Holiday Parks > Activities

Sapphire Springs Holiday Park & Thermal Pools

A family owned holiday park set in 32 hectares of beautiful native forest at the foot of the Kaimai Ranges. A haven in the bush bordered by a spark...

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The Pavilion Boutique Accommodation

The Pavilion Boutique Accommodation - "Absolute Beachfront", Mt Maunganui - Bay of Plenty. Fully self-contained 1, 2, 3-bedroom and Penthouse Apart...

Activities > Natural Attractions > Shopping

Mossops Honey

Mossop's Honey is a family owned and operated business with over 65 years' experience in beekeeping and honey production. Come and enjoy our Live ...


Marshalls Animal Park

Situated adjacent to McLaren Falls Park, this unique attraction is 35 acres of friendly animals and fun. Well-planned walkways guide you to a close...

From $45

Holiday Parks > Activities

Welcome Bay Hot Pools & Campground

Small family campground in a quiet rural setting. Conveniently located on the outskirts of Tauranga away from the holiday rush, only 15 mins to Tau...

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Tauranga i-site Visitor Information Centre

The friendly, professionally trained staff at the Tauranga i-SITE Visitor Centre can answer questions, give advice, book your holiday requirements ...