Tairua is a Māori name which translates literally as tai: tides, rua: two. It is an excellent base to stay while exploring the east coast of The Coromandel, only 25-minute drive from Hot Water Beach or 35-minute drive from Cathedral Cove.
From forest walks to water activities, Tairua is the perfect place to stop and relax. Tairua Shores Motel enjoys a harbourside location close to the Tairua Wharf, 2-minutes drive to the town center or a 10-minute walk along the waterfront overlooking Mt Paku and Tairua Harbour.
Tairua Shores Motel has a range of units with refurbished decor, quality furnishings and plenty of space to relax and enjoy your Coromandel adventure. All guest rooms come with air-conditioner, a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, a fridge, an electric kettle, espresso coffee machine and complimentary tea and coffee. We offer clean and tidy rooms with barbecue facilities, laundry services, free on-site parking, free WiFi access, beach towels and shovels. Book direct here to ensure you get the best value accommodation in Tairua. The onsite staff are friendly and happy to provide travel guidance. Luxury car hire service is also available.