Address :39 Bell Street Tauranga  Phone :+64 7 578 6344


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Budget accommodation in Tauranga

Backpacker Hostel and Motel Units

Bell Lodge offers both Motel Chalet accommodation for New Zealanders travelling on a budget AND Backpacker accommodation for the International Traveller

Are you looking for affordable, clean comfortable motels or Budget Backpacker Hostel Accommodation? Here at Bell Lodge we offer a unique complex, combining motel and backpackers, where both World Travellers and New Zealanders can stay. Our comfortable choices mean you can enjoy your holiday experience here in the Bay of Plenty for longer.

All rooms / Units  include open, outside courtyard and barbeque areas. The building complex is divided into separate areas for motel visitors and backpackers, and there is ample off street parking. Read more


About us

Sheree and Rick bought Bell Lodge back in May

This was a big change for both as neither had any previous experience looking after so many travellers.

Sheree came from a background in life insurance having worked for one of the countries leading insurance companies for 12 years. Starting at the bottom Sheree came quickly to the attention of management, as her go get attitude was what they were looking for in a leader. A quick succession of promotions allowed Sheree to save and travel, each year travelling to many different parts of the world, including Europe, Africa, Malaysia and the British Isles.  Read more