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The 8 Best Hair Salons in Tauranga

Are you disappointed with your cut or colour at the moment? It’s all right if you are, as you won’t have another bad hair day with the best hair salons in Tauranga, which we’ve listed here.

We chose the ones that have skilled, creative, and friendly stylists to cut your hair to your desired style. Also we selected those with welcoming and relaxing vibes, as well as rave reviews.

So if you’re ready, here are the best hair salons in Tauranga!

1. HairStyle

BEST FOR Affordable prices
Perms & Waves
Hair Extensions
Keratin Complex
Wedding and Formal Hair-Ups
ADDRESS152 Eleventh Avenue, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
OPERATING HOURSTuesday & Thursday: 9.00 AM – late night
Wednesday & Friday: 9.00 AM – 5.00 PM
Saturday: 9.00 AM – 2.00 PM

Have a particular hairstyle that you want? Well, HairStyle has you covered. It is centrally located too, so you can drop by anytime.

They pride themselves on their professional team and reasonable prices. Whether you’re going for a cut and colour, perm, or formal wedding updo, they offer it.

You can feel at home in their spacious and comfortable salon, which has pleasant flora atop the mirrors. While you’re getting pampered, you can also reach for a good magazine.

With rave client reviews, you can bet HairStyle is one of the best hair salons in Tauranga.


  • Professional stylists
  • Spacious and comfortable ambience
  • Reasonable prices
  • Rave client reviews

Customer Reviews

One customer, Dolly Mason, left a comment about HairStyle:

“So happy to have my haircut this morning  with the beautiful Maxine has the knowledge of what makes her customer look stunning the atmosphere in this salon is top rated for my visit today walked out of there very happy thank you again Maxine & co.”

2. Envy Salon

Envy Salon
BEST FOR Gorgeous hair colour
SERVICESFemale Haircut
Blow Wave & Style Finish
Colour & Texture
ADDRESS158 Cambridge Road, Bethlehem, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
CONTACT DETAILS+64 7-578 9989
OPERATING HOURSTuesday – Thursday: 9.00 AM – 9.00 PM
Friday & Saturday: 9.00 AM – 6.00 PM

Envy Salon is a premiere boutique hair salon with award-winning colour experts. They bring you a gorgeous result whilst making your hair healthy and manageable.

Customers won’t get the same cut over and over again from them either. That’s because they listen with empathy to the client’s needs and provide a personalised solution each time.

Their initial assessment focuses on the small details that make a difference ー such as your complexion for colour-matching or the shape and colour of your eye for the angles your cut will have.

And if ever you aren’t happy with your experience, they will correct it for you free of charge, provided you let them do it within two weeks’ time.


  • Award-winning colour experts
  • Provides a gorgeous hair result
  • Personalised solution
  • Guaranteed service

Customer Reviews 

One client, Heather, said this of Envy Salon:

“People take for granted what it can mean to find a great hairdresser. I have struggled for 2 years since moving here from Scotland… ’til now! The results spoke for themselves I absolutely love my gorgeous new hair do. I left feeling a million bucks… I will definitely be back and will recommend you to anyone looking to get their hair done.”

3. Hair to Stare At

Hair to Stare At
BEST FOR Fantastic customer experience
ADDRESSRidge Plaza, Corner Millers Rd & Jude Pl, Bethlehem, Tauranga, New Zealand
OPERATING HOURSTuesday – Thursday: 9.00 AM – 8.00 PM
Friday: 9.00 AM – 5.00 PM
Saturday: 8.30 AM – 4.00 PM

Just 10 minutes’ drive from the Tauranga CBD, Hair to Stare At is your one-stop hair and beauty salon where you will enjoy, relax, and feel beautiful and confident!

The salon offers a complete range of services including hair styling, hair colour, hair treatments, hair extensions, and wedding updos as well as a range of beauty services.

The staff are talented, knowledgeable, and friendly, as many clients will agree. You can even have coffee or a glass of wine if you want ー what can be better than that?


  • Talented, knowledgeable, and friendly staff
  • Offers a complete range of hair services
  • Relaxing ambience
  • Convenient location

Customer Reviews 

Vivienne writes her feedback of Hair to Stare At below:

“Nicky did a great job of my cut n color. She  kept checking i was happy with things and that she was doing as i wanted and was as i was expecting. Did real great job of doing curls too as my hair is straight . Had heaps of comments from strangers as i went about my day.”

4. Synergy Hair

Synergy Hair
BEST FOR Salon Only Products
SERVICESHairdressing, Hair Products, Male Grooming
ADDRESSCorner Maunganui and Girven Roads
Mount Maunganui
Tauranga 3116
[email protected]
OPERATING HOURSMonday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am – 6:00pm

Synergy Hair is a hairdressing group that has various branches around New Zealand. They take pride in using salon-only products for their hairdressing services.

Their team of hairstylists is composed of only the most skilled and passionate professionals in the industry. There’s no hairstyle too complex or too difficult for them to do.

They provide a wide range of hairstyling and grooming services for men and women. With their help, you can have the best personalised style you desire.


  • Nationwide salon network
  • Skilled hairdressers
  • Fast and efficient service
  • Salon products available

5. Epsilon Hair Salon

Epsilon Hair Salon
BEST FOR Exceptional hairstyling
Special Occasion
ADDRESS5/217 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
CONTACT DETAILS+64 7-575 6778
OPERATING HOURSTuesday: 10.00 AM – late
Wednesday: 9.30 AM – late
Thursday: 9.00 AM – late
Friday & Saturday: 9.00 AM – 4.00 PM

Chic purple-lit salon, 5-star reviews, talented hairdressers, healthy hair… Epsilon Hair Salon easily fits among the best hair salons in Tauranga.

Their cut and colour specialists combine both health and beauty with the aim to make you beautiful, refreshed, and energised inside and out. That’s the Epsilon difference!

If you’re prepping for a wedding or company event, they offer hair-up, hair-up trial, and express style.

Also, they offer a free consultation wherein one of their professional teams will discuss your hair needs with you as well as give you an accurate quote.


  • Skilful and creative staff
  • Combines both health and beauty
  • Lovely salon
  • Free consultation 

Customer Reviews

Marilyn, one client, shared this about Epsilon Hair Salon: 

“Vanessa was very helpful and made my 3hour stay enjoyable  with a wonderful head massage and a great cut and color. Thank you.”

6. Salon One Hair & Beauty

Salon One Hair & Beauty
BEST FOR Eco-conscious salon
Haircuts & Styling
Hair Extensions
Beauty Packages
Wedding Hair & Makeup
School Ball & Special Occasion
ADDRESSFraser Cove Shopping Complex, 229 Fraser Street, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
CONTACT DETAILS+64 7-571 2183
OPERATING HOURSMonday, Wednesday, & Friday: 9.00 AM – 6.00 PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 9.00 AM – 7.00 PM
Saturday: 9.00 AM – 5.00 PM
Sunday: 10.00 AM – 5.00 PM

A multi-award winning salon, Salon One is committed to making you feel beautiful everyday. It was founded by hairdresser and makeup artist Angela King in 2008.

They have a team of dynamic and adept professionals who will discuss your hair needs, determine the perfect style and colour, and deliver on their promises.

Aside from this, they have a great range of high-quality hair and beauty products too. These are available in-salon and online.

Besides having excellent hairdressers, Salon One Hair & Beauty has eco-friendly practices. Up to 95% of waste produced at the salon is even diverted from landfills.


  • Excellent hairdressers
  • Premium hair and beauty products
  • Eco-conscious practice
  • Formed in 2008

Customer Reviews 

Check out Shelley Barnett’s review of one of the best hair salons in Tauranga, Salon One: 

“I love my weekly appointments at this salon. I have been going every week for almost two years now and I always leave feeling it’s money well spent. Freya is excellent, thoroughly professional, always smiling and friendly and she does a brilliant job with my hair. She’s going to have a long, successful career in hairdressing as she’s naturally talented and has a great demeanour. I can’t speak highly enough of her, I feel lucky to have her as my hairdresser. Awesome salon.”

7. TLC Hairdressing

TLC Hairdressing
BEST FOR Salon Services for Men and Women
ADDRESSPyes Pa Shopping Centre 83 Pyes Pa Road, Tauranga
OPERATING HOURSTue 9:00am – 9:00pm
Wed 9:00am – 9:00pm
Thu 9:00am – 9:00pm
Fri 8:00am – 4:00pm
Sat 8:00am – 3:00pm
Sun & Mon Closed

The next salon on our list endeavours to provide clients with tender loving care when they come in for hair styling services.

TLC Hairdressing first opened its doors to the public in 2015. Since then, the salon has been a staple in the area, steadily amassing a loyal customer base thanks to their consistency and excellent service.

Upon entering the salon, customers will find that the experience begins with the warm welcome of the staff. This is followed by consultations wherein styling professionals learn more about the client’s hair history as well as what they want out of the session.

In terms of service, TLC Hairdressing’s offering is pretty much complete, with the service list featuring cutting, styling, colouring, including on-trend balayage and ombré techniques, formal hair-up, men’s cutting and colouring, keratin smoothing, extensions, permanent straightening, bond strengthening services, and perming.


  • Open five days a week
  • Accommodates clients of all ages
  • Offers free consultations
  • Convenient online booking process

8. Mermaid and Mullets Kids Hair Salon

Mermaid and Mullets Kids Hair Salon
BEST FOR Children Salon Services
Parents Cut
Hair Design Family Packages
ADDRESS3 Newton Street Mount Maunganui New Zealand 3116
[email protected]
OPERATING HOURSTuesday : 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday : 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Friday : 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Saturday : 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday : 10:00 am – 5:00pm

Mermaid and Mullets Kids Hair Salon is a styling studio especially geared family-centered to give children a positive and unique experience in hairstyling sessions. They make it a point to eliminate all intimidating noises and perceptions that comes from traditional salon visits to help families have a fun and exciting experience during every visit.

We like that their whole interior is filled with an ocean theme and equipped with aquariums and tablets that show kid-friendly shows such as Disney, Kids YouTube, and Netflix among many others to keep children entertained.

They also have readily on-stock various hair products, play makeups, vouchers, and accessories to better help children enjoy their stay with them along with complimentary items with their services.

Though it is important to note that their services do not include wash and dry treatments so clients would have to make sure to do so before going to the salon.

Overall, with fast online inquiries and booking available along with equally accommodating staff and stylists, we find their salon to be highly ideal for parents looking for a salon wherein their children can enjoy their stay whilst styling their hair.


  • Entertaining environment
  • Online booking available
  • Comprehensive packages available

And that’s all for the best hair salons in Tauranga. If you want to have an attractive colour or cut, you now know which salon you should go to.

Do you have any questions or comments regarding this list? If you have anything at all, do let us know and we’ll get right back to you.

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