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We stayed 4 nights at the Seagulls Guesthouse. It is truly a guesthouse, somewhere in between a budget hotel and a hostel. Manager was friendly and helpful during check in, despite being very busy with all the people checking in and out of the place. Each room is private, with its own sink (amazing when you don't have to leave...

Thank Dean K
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely the best affordable place I have stayed at in Tauranga although the dorm room I stayed in was very small, the other areas are super spacious big lounge area, nice kitchen & good outside areas you can sit & relax. It feels like home away from home!!! The staff are fantastic aswel. Highly recommend....

1Thank londonpiwari
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rooms were perfectly comfy for private dorms. Shared areas such as sitting room kitchen were amply stocked with utensils, cutlery etc. There was even a did collection. However, the 2 BBQS were unusable dirty and there was a very OAP vibe here. We were completely ignored by other lodgers, which I guess made it quiet and relaxing. The wifi was...

1Thank Esther L
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well run and relaxed guesthouse with great communal areas. The owners and are friendly and helpful. There is a big range of guests from young backpackers to families to those in the 'older' categories. I'd definitely recommend.

1Thank moleseymum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean, large rooms, excellent kitchen and staff that are fun and make you feel welcome. Could not be happier with this accommodation. Price was excellent too and not far from the beach and the mountain

1Thank Michelle G
Kyneton, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Really nice if your with people it has a huge share kitchen and lounge room and so many clean toilets and the shower heads are amazing! About a 20 minute walk into town but your closer to the mount! The people were really nice it was just a bit dull and didn't have many guests when we went so it...

1Thank heathymermaid
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This place is a modest walk from the centre of Mount Maunganui but also within reach of a range of useful amenities on Maunganui Road. For example, the local New World Supermarket is also within walking distance. This is my third stay here over the Mount Festival weekend and I have always found it a pleasure to be here. The...

1Thank 81stColumn
SeagullsTheMount, Owner at Seagulls Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for making our Guesthouse your second home when you're in Mt Maunganui. Your continued patronage is sincerely appreciated and we hope to be part of your future trips. Paul and Emilia

Whangamata, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We stayed a few nights at seagulls guesthouse and we just loved it ! The place is really quiet, clean and you ll feel great vibes around here. The owner Paul and his family are great peoples and helped us a lot for our arrival in New Zealand. Don't think twice it's the best place to visit the mount and...

Thank oleronsurf
SeagullsTheMount, Owner at Seagulls Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Happy Guest. Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our Guesthouse to other travelers. I'm sure our entire staff enjoyed having you here as much as you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon at Seagulls!

Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Quiet Location with very easy access by 10mins car to Beach and Restaurants. Our Room a little small for Queensize bed but it was clean. Kitchen was a little dated but clean and good equipments. Living space was big and Car Park space was also available

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SeagullsTheMount, Owner at Seagulls Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for your review and for choosing our Guesthouse. I'm happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope to have you again soon as a guest.

Alameda, California
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I'd give it a five-star review if it were reasonable walking distance to the beach, but given how much it costs, we are not complaining in the slightest. Staff was most pleasant, our en suite room had everything we needed, and it takes five minutes to the beach, or to the center of town for restaurants, cafes and bars.

Thank lisn4me
SeagullsTheMount, Owner at Seagulls Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest. I appreciate your positive feedback about our Guesthouse. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're traveling to our area gain soon, don't hesitate to contact us.

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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Easy, Comfortable, Affordable Mount Maunganui accommodation. Close to beaches and shops in a quiet street next to Blake Park. The privacy of your own room with all the fun and friendliness of communal facilities. Doubles, twins, singles, family rooms with private or shared bathrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seagulls Guesthouse

Address: 12 Hinau Street, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga > Mount Maunganui
Price Range: $66 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Seagulls Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“The mixed dorms can be a challenge.... be sure you can handle the downsides.”
 of 5 bubbles moleseymum, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Check out the sun trap round the back where you can put gear out of the way and save some room-space.”
 of 5 bubbles 81stColumn, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask if you have any special requirements,toilet in room, single storey etc.”
 of 5 bubbles annieck2016, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at back are good - have their own bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Supernan1952, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles cravent2016, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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