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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Establishment
“Stroll through cobbled streets, see original and replica buildings from early Tauranga set in lovely gardens. FREE admission.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Park
“A great spot down on the water front. Just a few minutes walk from your accomodation and a good place to stretch the legs. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Establishment
“Our local Supermarket which is 5 mins away , has loads of covered parking and superb range of goods at reasonable prices”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Countdown is the local grocery store chain and the Warehouse is also here in the same mall”
  • 4 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“My favourite Indian restaurant. November 2018 they won an award for best restaurant. Yum. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Route
  • 2 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“Gate pa is a very important area in Tauranga with regard to the Māori Wars.There is a very detailed explanation in the Park.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Located just across the road from us, great selection of yummy treats in the deli and bakery.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“- nearest supermarket - Countdown to Dalyn Lodge. Only 5mins away. Also has 'The Warehouse" which sells almost everything, Burger King, baby shops, clothing chops, pharmacy, liquor shop, takeaway food outlets, book store are also here.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Laundry
“The shop next to the Laundry sells the key to operate the machines for $3, and gives a refund when you are done.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“For those looking for good organic healthy options - this has a lot of choice - can buy in bulk and particularly great for those with specific food needs - has a wee cafe with yummy food prepared daily - also connected to Wild Herbs - a totally wonderful health store for vitamins - natural skin care - and great advice.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Has its own pharmacy and situated in a large shopping centre with The Warehouse, clothing stores, takeaways etc.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Great for shopping - especially if you enjoy bulk buying and organic products!”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“its 5 mins don the road. Lovely park with mature trees,gardens. Peaceful, quiet time out place.”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
“Good quality coffee and home of the Croisinni. Next door is the Gourmet Trader food shop for your gourmet food needs. Some really good food here.”
  • 3 locals recommend