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Thames accommodationBreakers Motel WhangamataKotuku B&B WhangamataDicksons Holiday Park Thames
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Thames, Whangamata and Southern Region Accommodation

Places to Stay in Thames, Whangamata and Southern Coromandel

Thames, Whangamata and the Southern Region has all types of accommodation for visitors: motels, lodges, garden chalets, old pubs, B&B, backpackers, and holiday parks.

Thames, Thames Coast, Seabird Coast & Hauraki Plains

Coastal Motor Lodge

Coastal Motor Lodge

Famously located just 2ks north of the centre of historic Thames, the Coastal Motor Lodge is situated right on the coast in lovely gardens between the sea and native bush.
QUALMARK 4 STAR

608 Tararu Road (SH25) Thames
Pacific Coast Highway
Phone: 07 868 6843
Fax: 07 868 6520


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Orere Point Top 10 Holiday Park

Orere Point Top 10 Holiday Park

A family camp set in a peaceful park-land paradise next to a fresh water river. 5 mins walk to a safe beach with great fishing and boating. Camping to self-contained units. BBQs, kitchen dining, FREE kayaks. Just 1 hour from Auckland Airport. Your Leisure, Our Pleasure!
QUALMARK 4 STAR

2 Orere Point Road
Orere Point
Phone/Fax: 09 292 2774
Freephone: 0800 391 905


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Chartre Manor B&B

Chartre Manor B&B and Venue

An ideal base for exploring the Coromandel. Three rooms with guest lounge and a romantic self-contained. cottage. Relaxing, eco-friendly environment, home baking, spectacular views. Secluded swimming pool. Exclusive venue for meetings/workshops. ONE NIGHT IS NOT ENOUGH!

306 Grafton Road
Thames
Phone: 07 868 3255
Mobile: 027 608 2130


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Richmond Lodge B&B

Richmond Lodge B&B Thames

Two king size executive bedrooms with ensuites, air conditioning and guest lounge. Magnificent views and sunsets. Private, high quality, and memorable. Ideal for a holiday, romantic getaway or business stay. In-ground swimming pool & off street parking.

Hosts: Garry & Murray
907 Richmond Street
Thames
Phone: 07 868 5664
Mobile: 0274 868 705


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Junction Hotel

Junction Hotel (Est 1869) Thames

Located in the heart of historical downtown, local Saturday market in front of the hotel and just minutes away from the stunning Kauaeranga Valley. Clean comfortable welcoming environment, rooms start at $30, tea, coffee and free WiFi. Stop for a drink at our newly renovated bar. ‘The Junction is sure to please.’

700 Pollen Street
Thames
Phone: 07 868 6008


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Sunkist International Backpackers Thames

Sunkist International Backpackers Thames

Hike, canyon, fish, skydive, explore and enjoy our spacious, modernised, 1860's building. Close to waterfront walks and park, shops/cafes, Gold-mines/Museums. Huge garden with BBQ and hammocks. Also WiFi, 51" TV, videos, pool table, bikes, winter fire, tea and coffee. 4x4 rental cars, Pinnacles Shuttle and i-SITE pickups.

506 Brown Street
Thames
Phone: 07 868 8808


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Miranda Holiday Park

Miranda Holiday Park & BIG Natural Hot Mineral Pool

NZ Tourism Award Winner!
1 and 2 bedroom chalets, motel units, studio apts, tourist lodge (own room), power and tent sites, modern facilities. Also BBQs, playground, Sky TV, astrograss tennis court and hot pool! Just 1 hour from Auckland.

595 Front Miranda Road
Waitakaruru
Freephone: 0800 833 144


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Dickson Holiday Park Thames

Dickson Holiday Park Thames

Clean, Green and Friendly! 3.5 km north of Thames town centre. Family accommodation, motels, flats, cabins and vans. Backpacker rooms plus tent, camper and caravan sites at affordable prices. Solar heated pool for summer, bushwalking from the door, boat ramp and fishing just up the road.

Victoria Street
Thames
Phone: 07 868 7308


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Puru Park Motel Thames Coast

Puru Park Motel Thames Coast

One and two bedroom self contained units. Minutes from the beach & boat ramp. Handy to the bowling club, local gardens, bush walks, tennis courts and playground. Ten minutes to restaurants. A good base for exploring the Coromandel Peninsula.

Your hosts Peter & Lesley
2 West Crescent
Te Puru
Thames Coast
Phone/Fax 07 868 2686
puruparkmotel@xtra.co.nz


Cotswold Cottage Thames

Cotswold Cottage Thames

Peaceful and relaxing Boutique Bed and Breakfast: 1 Superking/twin, 1 Queen shower ensuite, 1 Queen spa bath/shower ensuite. Sun lounge, breathtaking views, gourmet meals and help with travel arrangements. We go the extra mile to make your stay amazing!

Your hosts: Jacqui & Graham
46 Maramarahi Road
Totara
Thames
Phone: 07 868 6306


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Brookby Motel Thames

Brookby Motel Thames

Quiet bush setting. 4 one bedroom units and 2 studios. King or queen beds, laundry, SKY TV in all units. Just a short walk to central Thames for shopping, restaurants and cafes. Continental or English breakfast. "A rippling brook, A tranquil scene, A place to rest, A traveller's dream." Seasonal rates apply.

102 Redwood Lane
Thames
Phone: 07 868 6663


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Te Aroha

Te Aroha Motel

Te Aroha Motel - Te Aroha

Centrally situated next to the Historic Domain with the world’s only Hot Soda Water Spa Baths and just a few minutes walk to shops, restaurants and cafes. Enjoy the mineral pools, and the local walking, biking and tramping tracks. We take pride in providing clean and comfortable units at very reasonable prices.

108 Whitaker Street
Te Aroha
Phone: 07 884 9417


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The Nunnery

The Nunnery Te Aroha

Comfortable building, built in 1977 for The Sisters of Mercy, now offers superb guest accommodation. Book our popular studio unit OR any of the 5 tastefully refurbished bedrooms. Guest lounge, deck, heat pumps, affordable and hospitable. Centrally located. Get thee to The Nunnery!

16 Burgess Street
Te Aroha
Freephone: 0800 119 022


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Paeroa & Karangahake Gorge

Ohinemuri Winery Accommodation

Ohinemuri Winery Accommodation

Nestled high above the Karangahake Gorge, the winery has a self-contained apartment in what was once a hayloft. The area sleeps up to four people (1 queen, 2 singles). This is a great place to base yourself for taking advantage of the walks the Gorge has to offer or enjoy the fine food in the winery restaurant.

23 Moresby Road
Karangahake Gorge
Phone: 07 862 8874


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Falls Retreat Garden Bistro & Cottage

Falls Retreat Garden Bistro & Cottage

Serving delicious home grown and local produce cooked in a wood fired outdoor oven. Superb coffee, gourmet wood fired pizzas, BYO and licenced for special functions. Relaxed and child friendly atmosphere in a delightful garden setting. Open 7 days from brunch ‘til late in summer. Romantic cottage available for nightly rent.

25 Waitawheta Road
Te Aroha
Phone: 07 212 8087


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Waihi, Waihi Beach & Athenree

Beachaven Motel

Beachaven Motel & Holiday Park

Under new ownership, great new developments: new playground, upgrades to sites and main facilities. Great range of accom options at competitive prices. Free BBQ’s and showers. Only 100 m to stunning Waihi Beach. Dogs by negotiation. Check us out now!

21 Leo Street
Waihi Beach 3611
Phone: 07 863 5504


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Palm Motel Waihi

Palm Motel Waihi

Recently refurbished studio or 1 bedroom units. Well equipped, flat screen TV, microwave or full cooking facilities and wireless internet. Swimming pool, BBQ and a large outdoor area with children’s playground. Off-street parking. Short or long term stay. Ideal base to explore the region.

2 Parry Palm Avenue
Waihi
Phone: 07 863 8461


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Waihi Motel

Waihi Motel

Centrally located, comfortable, quiet and affordable Studio Units, One Bedroom Units or Access Unit. WiFi, Sky TV, breakfast room service and complimentary tea and coffee. Recently refurbished and centrally located just a short walk to shops, cafes and the fascinating Martha Gold Mine or join a tour and learn about our historical gold town.

Tauranga Road
SH2 Waihi
Phone: 07 863 8095


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Waihi Waterlily Gardens & Café

Waihi Waterlily Gardens & Café

Explore 15 enchanting acres of gardens, ponds and park-like grounds. Giant flora canopy meandering waterways, waterlilies adorn ponds with vibrant, natural colour. Garden Café offers unforgettable food and coffee from 10am-4pm daily, Labour Weekend - Easter. Garden Cottage accommodation available all year!

441 Pukekauri Road
Waihi
Phone: 07 863 8267


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Athenree Hot Springs & Holiday Park

Athenree Hot Springs & Holiday Park

Relax in our natural, hot, mineral pools and enjoy our peaceful and picturesque, waterfront location. Motels, chalets, powered and non powered camping sites at very affordable rates. Enjoy our aqua bikes and kayaks. We guarantee a friendly welcome and clean facilities.

Hosts: Sheryl, Mike and Team
1 Athenree Road
Athenree
Phone: 07 863 5600


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Bularangi Motorbikes, Fly fishing and Accommodation

Bularangi Motorbikes, Fly fishing and Accommodation

Harley Davidson Rentals and Sightseeing Tours around the Coromandel and Bay of Plenty. See the spectacular Coromandel Peninsula from the back of a Harley - a wonderful way to travel those twisty roads. ALSO guided river fly fishing and holiday accommodation. Waihi.

Freephone: 0800 787 980


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Waihi Motor Camp

Waihi Motor Camp

Escape to our 10 acre parklike campground with 52 powered sites, cosy tourist flats, log cabins and backpacker units. Large swimming pool. Central location and just 10 minutes to Waihi Beach and the Karangahake Gorge. Landscaped grounds with trout stream, farm animals, duck ponds and gardens.

6 Waitete Road
Waihi
Phone: 07 863 7654


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Waihi Beach TOP 10 Holiday Resort

Waihi Beach TOP 10 Holiday Resort

Surprise yourself, you'll be amazed at what you find - beachfront accommodation, large heated pool, hot spa, sauna and a whole range of activities to keep the kids busy! Motel units, cabins, studios, motorhome and camping sites.. parklike grounds. Rated 5 Star by Qualmark. BOOK TODAY!

15 Beach Road
Waihi Beach
Freephone: 0800 924 448


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Whangamata

Kotuku B&B

Kotuku B&B or Bach Whangamata

Modern homestay at affordable rates with full cooked breakfast included. Ensuite queen bedrooms, extensive living area and kitchen. Sunny patio room, garden spa to stargaze. Wire-less internet. Two minute walk to the scenic Otahu Estuary – swim or use our kayaks! Superb beach nearby. One bedroom bach for longer stays.

422 Otahu Road
Whangamata
Phone: 07 865 6128


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Breakers Motel

Breakers Motel Whangamata

All units overlook the superb, sun-drenched pool complex with waterfall, outdoor dining, large BBQ and children’s playground. The units feature quality marble and tile bathrooms, well equipped kitchens, queen/superking beds, private spa pools, spa baths and Sky TV. Easy to find right next to the new marina.

324 Hetherington Road
Whangamata
Phone: 07 865 8464


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Blake Court Motel Whangamata

Blake Court Motel Whangamata

Being an easy walk to Whangamata's idyllic ocean beach and close to shops and cafes makes Blake Court Motel perfect for couples, families, or business persons to enjoy Whangamata, and the Coromandel. Standard and deluxe studios, 1 and 2 bedroom units. Hot tub, BBQ or hire a bike.

308 Port Road
Whangamata
Phone: 07 865 7958
Freephone: 0800 425 453


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Southpacific Whangamata

Southpacific Whangamata

Welcome to the Southpacific - Luxury Accommodation within walking distance to the town centre and beach. Fully self contained and serviced units with multi channel SKY TV and Wireless Broadband Internet. Quality Lodge Accom and Conference Room. See our website or just give us a call, we're happy to help.

249 Port Road
Whangamata
Phone: 07 865 9580


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Tairua & Pauanui

Pauanui Pines Motor Lodge

Pauanui Pines Motor Lodge

We welcome you to the peace and quiet of the Coromandel - relax and unwind with us. Our accommodation consists of 18 one and two bedroom self contained motel units, each with superior decor and spacious functional living. Within easy walking distance of the harbour, ocean beach and shopping village. Astroturf tennis court, swimming pool, golf club and bike hire. Base yourself with us and explore the Coromandel. Qualmark Four Star Plus.

Hosts: Barry and Robyn
174 Vista Paku
Pauanui Beach
Phone 07 864 8086


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Harbourview Lodge B&B Tairua

Harbourview Lodge B&B Tairua

We invite you to our beautiful 4 star rated qualmark home. We enjoy getting to know and understanding the needs of our guests. Our knowledge of Tairua and the Coromandel area will enhance your enjoyment of this beautiful region. Our luxury rooms have ensuite bathrooms. Also pool, BBQ, Wifi, free kayaks and laundry.

179 Main Road
Tairua
Phone 07 864 7040


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Tairua Shores Motel Tairua

Tairua Shores Motel Tairua

We offer the ideal base to explore all the attractions of the eastern Coromandel, including Hot Water Beach and Cathedral Cove! Recently refurbished Family Units and private Garden Chalets, all with kitchens, Sky TV, and internet. Short walk to bakery, ferry, cafes and the beach.

156 Main Road
Tairua
Reservations
Freephone 0800 426 276


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