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Hacienda Motor Lodge - Palmerston North - Building
1
9,5 Excellent (370 reviews)
R1 815+
Overview Reviews
When you stay at Hacienda Motor Lodge in Palmerston North, you'll be next to a golf course, within a 15-minute walk of City Library and The Square. Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Extremely friendly and helpful owner!!! My daughter loved the lollies!
Cons: The shower only had a few holes in the shower head working and the “conditioning shampoo” was like using a bar of soap on your hair. These products at motels/hotels are never good but this was worse than most.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The owner was super lovely and gave us some great tips on where to eat. Will definitely stay here again.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Bed was so comfy and the room lovely and warm. The heater had been turned on. It was a very cold weekend and the warm room was so inviting.What a great welcome. Propieter was very welcoming.
Cons: Nothing we didnt like
10,0 Excellent
Pros: My husband and I appreciated the friendly greeting and hospitality of Mark the owner. The design and comfort of our room. The little extras like bedside chocolates, nicely scented toiletries and your very own personal latte' maker:)
Cons: We didn't stay longer
9,5 Excellent
Pros: size of room, comfortable beds
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The owners were very friendly and helpful and the stay was very enjoyable.
9,3 Excellent
Pros: The wonderfully friendly owners
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Closeness to the city centre and comfortable rooms
Cons: The bathroom had a empty tube of body wash and a empty tube of shampoo and a empty box with no soap in it? Was it for show?
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Owner friendly and very helpful. Gave us maps and ideas for exploring Palmerston North and places to eat. Motel clean and comfortable. Within walking distance of the city. A really good find.
Cons: Nothing
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Beds were extra comfy. Nothing was too much trouble. Hosts were extraordinary providing extra coffee pods for the Nespresso machine, extra milk and altogether excellent stay.
@Riverhills - Palmerston North - Building
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9,7 Excellent (71 reviews)
Avenue Motel Palmerston North - Palmerston North - Building
3
9,4 Excellent (358 reviews)
R1 323+
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Avenue Motel Palmerston North in Palmerston North, you'll be within a 10-minute walk of The Square and Te Manawa. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Easy to use TV with Netflix
8,3 Excellent
Pros: friendly helpful people made check in easy and quick. a super location to local restaurants and good advice given on these. being set back from the main road meant little to no noise. a very clean room which was warm and cozy.
Cons: the bed was a bit hard for me but was clean and warm, this might suit other people. the car park was a bit restrained and needed careful maneuvering. The bathroom had a noisy extractor fan, just a little maintenance thing.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: My family and I loved the spa bath in our room. The whole room was beautifully clean and comfortable. Perfect location to walk to the plaza and all other shops and restaurants. I would definitely stay here again.
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Staff friendly and polite. Comfortable bed and chairs. Good shower. The lady met me at the door with my battery charger which I had left behind
Cons: Nothing comes to mind. Bathroom door squeaks
8,8 Excellent
Pros: They have recycling station which is really good to encourage people to recycling their own rubbish.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Upgraded to a one bedroom unit. Very clean,comfortable, quiet and close to the square etc.
Cons: Can't think of anything.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Very comfortable to stay, would recommend to others, will return.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The location. Units were clean and today. Everything was provided. Very family friendly environment.
Cons: Hot water went cold for about 15 minutes but after that was all good.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Fantastic - highly recommended. Loved the location, lovely friendly staff, room very clean and smelled great. Lots of bedding, good kitchen facilities, good water pressure in the shower. Super having our own spa pool. Ready to book a return trip!
Cons: Uneven ground and dark outside our motel room (corner unit)
Arena Lodge - Palmerston North - Bedroom
4
9,2 Excellent (190 reviews)
R1 723+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Arena Lodge places you in the heart of Palmerston North, steps from Arena Manawatu and 4 minutes by foot from New Zealand Rugby Museum. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and multilingual staff. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great service, lots of room
9,5 Excellent
Pros: We were 500 meters away from function venue and were able to leave the car at the motel because of drink / drive. Ver tdy motel and comfortable rooms.
Cons: Nothing
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Possibly the cleanest place I have ever stayed. Comfortable bed, peace and quiet, immaculate bathroom.
Cons: Nothing
7,5 Good
Cons: Loved our scrambled eggs and bacon
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Room was very clean
Cons: Room was very dark
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Location is excellent for the arena and supermarket.
Cons: Nothing I can think of.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Very close to the Arena, walk to New World
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Location is fantastic and the staff was friendly
Cons: Other guests next door were a bit noisy at night.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Comfortable and warm
Cons: Non applicable
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Clean well laid out
Cons: It was raining
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Chancellor Motor Lodge & Conference Centre in Palmerston North, you'll be within a 10-minute walk of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: I made my booking late and was greeted by a lovely friendly gentleman.Spa bath was great and so nice to have a spotless bathroom Great stay and happily recommend
Cons: No dislikes, but a little couch to sit on would be great. I spend a lot of time in hotels for work and find it more comfy to watch TV/relax on a couch not the bed
5,8 Okay
Pros: Nice people. Warm. Great location.
Cons: Internet very slow and kept dropping out, very thin pillows, very hard mattress, tried to run spa bath and water was cold.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Such a wonderful check in experience, rooms were nice and clean and the spa bath was a treat! Thank you!
Cons: The bed could have been a bit comfier
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Location great, large rooms & great people
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Nice size room and had balcony
Cons: It wasn’t very warm
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Very nice room
Cons: Going home
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great location and very clean with friendly host.
Cons: The room was slightly cold had to use the wall and fan heaters in order to get it warmed up but then it was very cold outside.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The separate garden area for smokers. The room was very spaciest Enjoyed the movie channel and sport channel Had it's own coffee and prep area. Extra pillows and blanket Iron board and iron and spaciest wardrobe to hang kit. The breakfast was really good, well prepared and definitely worth the price. Excellent
Cons: The room was excellent.
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Helpful with directing us to a handy location for a meal and supplied us with a couple of options. Awesome!
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Everything
Destiny on Fitzherbert - Palmerston North - Building
6
9,1 Excellent (384 reviews)
R1 723+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Destiny on Fitzherbert places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 10-minute walk of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Planning an event in Palmerston North? This motel has 323 square feet (30 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Such a nice design room, very clean room and bathroom was so perfect
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Friendly staff, nice clean colourful rooms, great location.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Really clean, comfy bed. Nicely renovated room.
Cons: No Sky tv
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Super clean , great location , modern décor made it feel better thank being in a generic hotel or motel. Easy parking on site. My second time here and would stay here again.
Cons: nothing
7,0 Good
Cons: Was very clean but we found it very cold the heat pump was on preset temp and couldn't be altered .maybe good summer plan e .
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Conveniece arriving late... ease of intro and straight to room.
Cons: N/A
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The location is perfect, being walking distance to the square and also easy access to Linton/Massey and go head south. I recommend requesting one of their refurbished rooms - Brent was very accommodating and shifted us even though I had booked another room type by mistake. The rooms are lovely, large and clean.
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Good location, Quiet.
Cons: To keep bathroom door open to allow warmth to flow in from main room ( Note: it's winter ) ,,,, an outside light was very bright coming thru window (without blind ) into main room ... this during sleep hours.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Clean and comfortable.
Cons: Thought it could be $140 not $160 a night. Had a Sky book but couldn't see Sky on TV.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great place to stay, with the decor being a nice change from the usual boring Hotel rooms. Thanks for the stay,
Alpha Motor Inn - Palmerston North - Bedroom
7
9,1 Excellent (316 reviews)
R1 246+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Alpha Motor Inn places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 15-minute walk of City Library and The Square. Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and refrigerator in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Cleanest accommodation ever seen!
8,3 Excellent
Pros: Room was clean and great location
Cons: Unit was tired. Advertised room had balcony, this was the walkway to the upper level units. Water in shower fluctuations with hot water was dangerous.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Comfortable bed Friendly staff Clean room
Cons: Nothing
7,0 Good
Pros: Very clean and tidy. Had a make up remover face cloth, good idea.
Cons: No curtain on the kitchen window, had to cover it with a towel. Shower caddy fell off shower wall.
9,5 Excellent
Cons: I would prefer Blackout curtains, Too much light during the night.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Lovely friendly staff, was very welcoming when I first had arrived. Showed me directly to my room. Had a nice view, loved it was so clean & tidy! By far the best one I've stayed at out of 3 other palmerston north motels. I absolutely loved that this place has full access to sky TV, kept the little one occupied while we had a rest from travelling from the bottom of the north island. Very happy with how fast the internet was - BONUS! Not far from the city centre too! Overall felt like home & big ups for being kid friendly aswell. This will be my go to from now on! Thank you! :)
8,8 Excellent
Pros: It was clean and a great location for our needs.
Cons: I didnt like that you had to fill the jug or a glass of drinking water from the bathroom tap. However this seems to fairly common practice among other motels I've visited too.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Quiet, clean and comfortable. We stayed in the one bedroom unit beside the stairwell and had complete perfect quiet. Beds very comfortable and the lovely hosts had the electric blankets and heater on for us, when we arrived late Friday night.
Cons: Perfect. Nothing to fault
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Great value for money. It was a little run down, but so clean it didn’t matter.
Wellesbourne Homestay B&B - Palmerston North - Building
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9,3 Excellent (68 reviews)
R1 030+
Overview Reviews
Built in the 1920s, Wellesbourne Homestay offers free Wi-Fi and free breakfast. You can relax in the hot tub, enjoy the sun on the terrace, or have a meal in the barbecue area. The heated rooms feature a flat-screen TV, a DVD player and free movies. Each room has an electric kettle, a desk and access to shared bathroom facilities. Wellesbourne Homestay B&B is 10 minutes’ walk from The Square in the heart of Palmerston North. The A and P Showgrounds are a 15-minute walk, and Palmerston North Train Station is a 4-minute drive away. You can watch one of 300 movies in the guest lounge, or relax with a magazine. The property also offers a laptop for guests to borrow. Breakfast can be served in the dining room, or in the privacy of your own room. The selection includes pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, omelettes, cereals, toast, yoghurt, fresh fruit, homemade jams, tea, coffee and juices.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Breakfast was great
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Thoughtful touches, such as cookie and tea/coffee in room. Breakfast selection was excellent & the host was lovely.
Cons: Nothing!
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Very pleasant stay. Friendly and relaxed. Food was good.
Cons: Having some measure of disability, hand grips would have made me feel more secure. Floor in shower still potentially slippy for me. Floor in bathroom was very cold.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Good friendly service
Cons: N/A
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Poached eggs were AWESOME! Only a 10 minute walk to the Square. Warm and comfortable room. Host very welcoming.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Niel was extremely friendly and helpful. He went the extra mile to make sure our stay was perfect. The whole place was immaculately clean, and all of the little details were appreciated. We were the only guests the night we stayed so we received a free upgrade on our room. Clean, friendly, and in a great location. Just right for a night's stay or even a little longer.
Cons: Nothing
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Neil, the owner was very friendly and a great cook
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Room cosy. Welcoming & friendly owner. Easy to find.
Cons: N/A
10,0 Excellent
Pros: It was fantastic and the breakfast was great too.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Quiet location, easy to find, pleasant and knowledgeable host. Breakfast excellent . Bed comfy.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: The location is good and the breakfast is super delicious. The owner was really nice
Aztec Motel - Palmerston North - Building
9
8,9 Excellent (504 reviews)
R1 384+
Overview Reviews
When you stay at Aztec Motel in Palmerston North, you'll be in the business district, within a 5-minute drive of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include a business center, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport is complimentary (available on request).
4,0 Okay
Pros: The staff were very friendly, we had a mixup with our overseas funds, the lady at the desk trusted us to pay a few days in, rather than all up front. The hotel was very airy feeling and the cleanliness was great for the vast part.
Cons: I woke up with about 20 bed bug bites all over both arms & my back & face. As I'd never seen a bed bug or been bitten before I wasn't sure, until I found one under my pillow. The staff were apologetic and offered to change linens. We asked to move rooms.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Close to hospital and friendly staff.
Cons: Outside lights quite bright and curtains did not block out brightness
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Clean and comfy
Cons: NA
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Was very clean and tidy. Had everything we needed for our stay. Would return again.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Location close to the hospital, and the staff were really nice and allowed me to check in early. Warm cosy studio for my son and I with a kitchenette was perfect!!
Cons: The hospital helicopter was annoying at night (loud) and no sky
10,0 Excellent
Pros: My wife and I stayed here for a week while we were house hunting. The owners are so nice and friendly and would check in us now and then to make sure everything was good with the room and to ask how the search for a house was going. We highly recommend the Aztec Motel!
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Just the great service and comfort
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Friendly helpful management. Tidy comfortable room. Perfect for our family on our travels down the North Island. Would recommend to others. Thanks Aztec
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great customer service thanks Damon.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Staff was very wonderful and very helpful.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The studio unit was perfect for an overnight stay. Close to town and quiet. Hosts were very obliging.
Bassingers Motor Lodge - Palmerston North - Building
10
8,9 Excellent (262 reviews)
R1 369+
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Bassingers Motor Lodge in Levin, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Levin Public Gardens and Levin Racecourse. Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Friendly staff. Lovely shower. Comfy bed. Well equipped kitchenette
Cons: No heat pump in my unit. Took a while for the heater to warm up....
8,3 Excellent
Pros: Arrived late and curtains had been pulled and heat pump turned on. Lights which bright enough for you to be able to read (seems to be hard to across these days). Nice fluffy bath towels.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Quite close to town .And had a great shower .
Cons: Nothing
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Breakfast was on time and was exactly what was asked for. The motel was easy to find with a very helpful and friendly manager. I would certainly return to this location.
Cons: Nothing, everything was fine, thanks.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Comfy beds, spacious unit, friendly and helpful staff, would visit again when in Levin
Cons: You can hear the trains but we were told before hand and were prepared for it
8,8 Excellent
Pros: nice modern motel, comfortable bed, decent size TV, owner had turned the heater on prior to my arrival and it was a cold evening so that was nice
Cons: traffic noise
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Was very clean and bed was super comfortable
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great staff , really made us feel welcome , comfortable and very clean and tidy rooms and exterior
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The team went out of their way to make my short stay comfortable, they were so accomodating and friendly. The room was great, bed super comfy, I loved my stay and would highly recommend
8,8 Excellent
Pros: No Breakfast
Cons: Train noise
Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre - Palmerston North - Building
11
8,9 Excellent (244 reviews)
R1 353+
Overview Reviews
Located in Palmerston North, Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre is within a 15-minute walk of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include a business center, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Planning an event in Palmerston North? This motel has 55 square feet (5 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.
9,3 Excellent
Pros: The location was great, & the rooms were very warm & comfy. Very clean overall. Absolutely loved the spa.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Comfortable, spacious, ground level, parking outside door, heated fast if need to.
Cons: All good.
8,3 Excellent
Pros: The staff
Cons: Nothing
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Bed
Cons: shower water pressure
4,5 Okay
Cons: All the load nosie people late at night drinking.
8,3 Excellent
Pros: Walking distance to the main shopping centre
Cons: Towels etc were not changed for the second day of our stay and room was not serviced at all with coffee etc not toped up rubish not emptied.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Good location, a few minutes walk to the shopping centre. Despite being on a busy road, driving in and out was hassle free. Plenty of parking. Host was friendly and made me feel welcome. I will be happy to stay here again.
Cons: wifi was a bit slow but that could be a geographical problem not the motel.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: I loved everything about my stay from the moment I checked in. Everything was perfect.
Cons: No rain haha you can’t help that.
6,8 Good
Pros: Good Wifi , great location , friendly staff , lots of parking . Within walking distance of stores and food shops .
Cons: The place needed maintenance , hinges broken on cupboards , light bulbs missing all over the place . Light switches not working , towel holders falling out of the wall . Dirty bowls in the kitchen . It has so much potential if it was looked after better , disappointing as i have stayed at most of the motels in the area and the maintenance issues here drag it down . i wasn't even offered any milk to make a tea or coffee , first time that has ever happened at a motel in NZ one of the towels was ratty and stained . overall the maintenance issues make me feel like maybe other things are neglected such as cleaning etc
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Good size room for family
Cons: Is it a thing that rooms don’t get serviced now when you stay for more than one night??
Fitzherbert Castle Motel - Palmerston North - Building
12
8,9 Excellent (214 reviews)
R1 369+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Fitzherbert Castle Motel places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 10-minute walk of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include express check-in, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Everything, it was warm, friendly and very comfortable. The room was lovely and clean and had everything we needed.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: This place is amazing! Lovely and clean, quiet and the staff went the extra mile to accommodate our dietary requirements for a lovely breakfast. If we're ever back in Palmerston North I wouldn't even look elsewhere for accommodation.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Such great people, rooms very clean and the beds very comfortable - what more could you ask for
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Very clean. Quiet & warm. It is in an excellent location
Cons: I liked everything.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: The room was huge, even with 3adults staying plenty of room and it was immaculately clean. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was great value and the free fruit in reception was a nice touch.
Cons: A little bit of street noise as stayed in front room but didn’t bother us .
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Customer service was fantastic! Unsure of his name sorry but was extremely welcoming and helpful.
Cons: Everything was lovely and tidy. Rooms are just starting to look a little dated -mostly bathroom.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: We always stay at this motel because the previous owners were so good to us when a member of our family was about to die & we needed somewhere to gather. The new owners seem very nice also.
Cons: Nothing!
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Good location/— easy reach of the inner city
Cons: I have stayed many times over the years and I’m satisfied with everything
Comfort Inn Kauri Court - Palmerston North - Building
13
8,9 Excellent (204 reviews)
R1 323+
Overview Reviews
With walks along the native bush and the Manawatu River at your grasp, the smoke-free Comfort Inn Kauri Court offers perfect accommodations for visitors of Palmerston North, NZ. This hotel is near Massey University, Agri Research Centre and the Te Manawa Museum Gallery. Enjoy hotel amenities such as room service, laundry facilities, free daily newspapers, continental breakfast, meeting space, a computer with Internet and copy, print and fax machines. Guest rooms offer air conditioners, wireless high-speed Internet, microwaves, refrigerators, desks, kitchenettes, pillow-top mattresses, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. Some rooms feature high-definition TVs and iPod jacks. Book now.
6,3 Good
Pros: Close enough to town center
Cons: The cost didn't quite seem to match the room
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Clean and tidy and a comfy bed
Cons: Nothing it was pretty clean and tidy
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Good location at a beautiful park and the surrounding is quiet. Very clean room and excellent roomservice everyday.
Cons: The bed is too soft. No lift so will be hard for people to get upstairs when carrying heavy luggage.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great facilities, location and Great hosts. This is home away from home! I’ve booked again!
Cons: None
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Spacious comfortable 2 bedroom room with good size kitchen, big bathroom all presented beautifully
Cons: Nothing not to like
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Lovely and very helpful owner. Good location between town and uni.
Cons: The cleaner turned off the room's heater.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Friendly and very clean well laid out unit
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Right from the booking through to checking out, the staff were lovely. Thank you for a beautiful stay. Highly recommend +++
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Very comfortable two bedroom apartment. Nice and clean. Quiet but very central location.
Cons: -
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Clean, simple, easy.
Cons: Metal stairs to upper units caused disturbance.
Big Five Motel - Palmerston North - Bedroom
14
8,4 Excellent (133 reviews)
R1 430+
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Big Five Motel in Palmerston North, you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Victoria Esplanade and Te Manawa. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Everything
Cons: Nothing
8,8 Excellent
Pros: n/a
Cons: There was nothing I didn't like.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Staff were so helpful
Cons: Accommodation was on the compact side.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Close to town, very tidy nice room
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Looked nice but I do recommend maybe less white I was to nervous about getting it dirty other than that it was good
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The staff were amazing and made sure we had everything we needed. Rooms were clean and well managed. Perfect for our weekend away from home.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: I have stayed in alot of different motels and this has to be one of my favourites. First impressions started at the reception when I checked in. She had a friendly approach which instantly made me feel welcomed, she also walked me to my room which was nice. I was allowed both my dogs!!! This is what first made me book here. Great park next door for the dogs to run around. We stayed in the luxury unit and it was very big in size. Loved the theme/decor. My room was very very clean even when I left and came back the house keeping had quickly been through and tidied up and to really good standard. Thank you for the complementary Biscuits and chocolates.. Nice touch. The bed was very comfortable soft/med and good size. Me being pregnant I usually find motel beds too hard. When I come back to palmerston north I will be staying here again. Thank you for the comfortable stay.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Friendly. Great to include pet. Huge grass area next to it & lovely walking park too
8,3 Excellent
Pros: Great having a pet friendly unit.
Cons: Smoke alarm battery chirped all night and not such a good nights sleep
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Modern room with smart appearance
Cons: Nil
Awatea Park Motel - Palmerston North - Building
15
8,1 Excellent (219 reviews)
R1 169+
Overview Reviews
Featuring a garden setting, the Awatea Park Motel offers apartments opening onto the beautiful Awatea Park. A 5-minute drive from Massey University and the centre of Palmerston North, it offers free on-site parking. Guests enjoy 50 MB of free Wi-Fi per day. Heated guest rooms are fitted with satellite television and a DVD player. Each has basic kitchen facilities which include a microwave, a toaster and tea/coffee making facilities. The en suite bathroom offers free toiletries and a hairdryer. A self-service laundry service is available. The property provides portable barbecue equipment and has a children’s playground with a trampoline. Motel Awatea Park is 700 metres from the restaurants located on Fitzherbert Street. It is within a 5-minute drive of the Square and the Manawatu Golf Club. Palmerston North Airport is a 15-minute drive away.
8,0 Excellent
Pros: very comfy bed.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: I liked that every time I returned after a long day artwork there were fresh towels dishes done and bed made. Will stay there again next business trip. Great stay!
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The beds were comfortable.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Fresh milk supplied. Free dvd rental.
4,3 Okay
Pros: Being racist
Cons: Staff behavior
8,3 Excellent
Pros: We have stayed here before and liked the convenience of being close to town. We liked the price.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: All of it.
Cons: Liked it all
7,5 Good
Pros: Good location close to Massey and shops
Cons: Would have felt more comfortable if there was a dark curtain to compliment the lace curtain in bathroom window as I felt it wasn't private enough.
3,8 Mediocre
Pros: Place was tidy
Cons: The owner was grumpy . If he was the owner, I have no idea why he is in such industry. The main door and the bathroom windows were transparent/semi transluscent, people can see through with the lights on at night.
7,5 Good
Cons: Would love to see heat pumps in the units as find these are a much more efficient and cost eftive way of heating.
Bella Vista Motel Palmerston North - Palmerston North - Building
16
8,0 Excellent (137 reviews)
R1 538+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Bella Vista Motel Palmerston North places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 15-minute walk of Victoria Esplanade and The Square. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Event facilities at this motel consist of conference space and a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.
9,0 Excellent
Pros: The quietness. No noise.
Cons: Everything was fine for us
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Repeat visitors
Cons: All ok
5,8 Okay
Pros: Location was ideal for the function we were attending. Good parking.
Cons: The gentleman owner/manager? was extremely rude and unpleasant to deal with. Even simple questions or requests were met with unhelpful comments.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Great location, kids were there for dance workshop so were nice and close. The room was spotless and the staff were very friendly and helpful
Cons: There wasn't anything that I/we didn't like
10,0 Excellent
Pros: As mentioned above.
Cons: No comment. As there was nothing to dislike.
5,5 Okay
Cons: Small room. Noisy fridge. Smell from smoking area just outside came into the room.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Very helpful staff, very good facilities,excellent location .
Cons: Everything was very good
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Large clean comfortable room
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Accommodating hosts
5,5 Okay
Pros: Clean and comfy bed
Cons: No bath as thought and lots of condensation
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The owners and staff were friendly

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Aubyn Court Spa Motel - Palmerston North - Building
1
9,0 Excellent (538 reviews)
R1 738+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Aubyn Court Spa Motel places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 10-minute walk of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The spa!
Cons: Having to leave
9,5 Excellent
Pros: We enjoyed the spa the most as my partner and I have bad backs, the room was very tidy and spacious and so close to the plaza! Hoping to come back but want to try the executive suite
Cons: Leaving!
10,0 Excellent
Pros: The motel unit was really large, with a great spa bath. The entire unit was so clean - was super impressed! Everything was excellent, will totally recommend (and already have done so!)
6,8 Good
Pros: Love the location, the spa in the lounge, and the super king bed was comfy as.
Cons: In the pic above there is lounge furniture. 2 *2 seaters would of been great so we didnt have to use beds to sit on for our family visitors. And needed more milk.amd needed more towels.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Loved the spa and the location so close to town and right across from the Plaza
Cons: Cant fault the place
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Staff, Clean and Tidy Rooms
8,8 Excellent
Pros: staff were very friendly
Cons: Noise from next street and condensation in room not good for my asthma
10,0 Excellent
Pros: everything
Cons: the all blacks game
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Nice getaway accommodation for me and my partner
Cons: Nothing
8,3 Excellent
Cons: Was perfect for my family kids lived the huge spa bath in our room situated right across from the plaza mall and so close to restaurants
Quest Palmerston North - Palmerston North - Building
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8,4 Excellent (730 reviews)
R1 553+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Quest Palmerston North places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 5-minute walk of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Breakfast was ok, I shouldve ordered the hot breakfast.
Cons: Our shower was lovely however being a fuller figure person the bathroom couldve been a bit bigger in saying that it was very clean. The cleaner did a great job and we appreciated them cleaning our room
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Location couldn't be more central. Ideal for arrival by bus and plenty of good cafes in the near vicinity. Close to the shopping mall too.
Cons: TV channel selection was very poor.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great location, parking facilities, good shower.
8,3 Excellent
Pros: Location was great. Shower was also brilliant. The staff were really pleasant and helpful.
Cons: Television was poor quality and we couldn't get Sky sport 1 which seemed odd. The couch had stains on it. Wifi should be free.
8,8 Excellent
Pros: Good sized rooms with sitting room in addition to the two bedrooms. Beds ok, but our bathroom emitted small intermittent yelping noises (from the pipes we assumed!) through the night, which was a little disconcerting. Receptionist was wonderful, friendly and helpful.
Cons: The noise from the bathroom. We did sleep but ...
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great location, quick and friendly checkin and check out. Very clean facilities and room.
Cons: No free wifi
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Room was comfortable Perfect position in the city. All places of interest was close by.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Perfect location, perfect room!! Could not fault the staff nor the unit itself on anything!! Look forward to my future stays!!
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Great room, view, bed... everything else was great accept for the sky tv not working
Cons: Sky Tv did not work on the night of an Allblack test. I choose location becaise of sky tv, knowing Allblacks were playing... They offered free internet, however I dont know how to stream, so it was a lil dissapointing...
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Close to city. Nice clean rooms. Shower pressure good.
Cons: Car park spaces are small. Car park roof is low.
Overview Reviews
A stay at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 5-minute walk of New Zealand Rugby Museum and City Library. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. This hotel has 4 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.
7,0 Good
Pros: Comfy bed, big TV screen, sofa in hotel room.
Cons: The person on reception when we booked was unhelpful and not at all welcoming. Room service food was not great. Hotel room very hot and not able to lower the temperature below 20.5.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Was clean and tidy. Right in city centre.
7,5 Good
Pros: Breakfast was awesome and the bedding beautifully crisp and clean.
Cons: Cleanliness was not very good throughout. Bedding was excellent, but bathroom and kitchenware was not very hygienic. Hair on toilet seat/in shower and mugs and glasses needed to be well rinsed out (could use your finger to wipe off marks).
5,5 Okay
Pros: Breakfast was amazing, secure parking was free, location was great and the old school elevator was pretty cool.
Cons: The room was small-ish, the ceiling creaked, mould around the toilet, rouge hairs in the shower, spider webs alone the ceiling and the lighting was terrible.
7,5 Good
Pros: Nice warm room
Cons: Shower over the bath
9,3 Excellent
Pros: As I have stayed here before and enjoyed it, the room and breakfast was lovely, this time my partner and family stayed and they loved it!, warm, cozy, private lock-up parking and the breakfast!!!..yum,yum,,thanks
6,3 Good
Pros: Comfortable room
Cons: To few and unattentive staff. Got overcharged. No-one on duty at breakfast
5,8 Okay
Pros: Location size and the room size for the price
Cons: hower had soap left from last occupants so who knows if it was clean There seemed little interest from staff as to how we were or the quality of our stay Did not like booking.com but was the cheapest Cheaper than when I arrived on site to book
9,5 Excellent
Pros: The lovely staff let us check in early with our baby and had set up a porta cot with bedding and cute teddies! They had a function on that night, full informed us on arrival, although we didn't hear a thing all night.
Cons: More towels, honestly that's the only thing I could say!
7,5 Good
Pros: Everything was good
7,7 Good
Pros: Staff were very friendly; secure car parking was fabulous; lovely quiet room!
8,0 Excellent
Pros: the service was excellent, if you nedded anything it was just a phone call away. we will be back!
6,3 Good
Pros: Heritage side of the hotel is lovely and has great character. Love the old lift! Heritage rooms are very nicely appointed. Really like the rooms that have a bath tub and shower.
Cons: Would like 2 bath towels per person. Would like a separate hand towel too.
6,0 Good
Pros: Room was clean and tidy and staff were helpful
Cons: You could hear the people above you walking around and the pipes made aload noice when they were having a shower
6,7 Good
Pros: The reception staff were very helpful, kind and lovely!
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Close to town and other facilities.
Cons:
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Excellent stay - well above par
Cons:
5,6 Okay
Pros: It is conveniently located and reasonably priced and has dining facilities and a bar available.
Cons: The staff are pleasant but don't smile. The fridge in our room clicked and clacked all night making sleep difficult.
8,0 Excellent
Pros: I had a great stay. It was extremely comfortable. Option of room service was great and well equipped mini-bar. Many thanks.
Cons:
8,0 Excellent
Pros: The room was clean and comfortable, staff were friendly and the price was excellent
Cons:
Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North - Palmerston North - Building
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8,3 Excellent (3 134 reviews)
R1 476+
Overview Reviews
A stay at Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North places you in the heart of Palmerston North, within a 10-minute walk of The Square and City Library. Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Warm clean comfortable and spacious.
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Clean, modern and professional.
Cons: Slow service in bar on Sat avo. Not many people around to serve us so had to wait longer than would have thought.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Staff were great, location great
Cons: We requested twin bed, upon arrival we had a double. Staff were great at offering to swap rooms over. As we had a very long day we choose to get the beds divided. Staff were very accomodating
10,0 Excellent
Pros: Love the view off the balcony and the very large spa bath The beds are so comfortable just like staying at home
Cons: There wasn’t anything I didn’t like
8,0 Excellent
Pros: Clean
Cons: Don't have air condition. This is a motel room not hotel room!
8,3 Excellent
Pros: The rooms were refurbished and modern with plenty of space. Great shower.
9,5 Excellent
Pros: Room service
Cons: No kitchen
4,3 Okay
Pros: Really liked the breakfast with a good selection. Particularly the continental with good yoghurt, selection of nuts and fruit. Fact it came with room even better. Also like location of hotel.
Cons: The bathroom in the room was shocking. Dated, Mould in the corners, dead insects on the roof and no shampoos etc laud our so had to go searching. Bed also inadequate as two singles pushed together, lumpy pillows and generally uncomfortable. Gym didn’t have many lighter weights and hand pulled down machine was broken. Bike didn’t work that well either.
7,0 Good
Cons: heaters in our room were very noisy, cleaning was average, front door vibrated all night with the wind.
9,3 Excellent
Pros: Breakfast was very good .
Cons: Place needs updating
9,5 Excellent
Pros: There were some free muffins at the front reception. What an awesome gesture. I had a great nights sleep in a comfy bedo.
Cons: The car parking wasn't enough and I didn't feel safe to leave my car where it was.