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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Stayed for one night on way to Wellington. Quite a nice place. Reasonable size, bathroom modern, well lit and spacious . We had the spa suite. Nice. Kitchenette handy Free wifi a bonus. Guest laundry as well. Quiet. Short drive to nice restaurants and CBD. Reception very helpful.

Thank Kittenpuss1
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent location with the estuary just over the road and the beach just along the street. Restaurants are close by - or a short walk, anyway - but this place is not close to town if that is what you want. The man at reception was very helpful and we found the room to be spacious and to have all...

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Well maintained Motel with very friendly and helpful Management. We had a 2 bedroom family room which was very nice, clean and sufficient in size for all four of us. The boys loved the bunks. Whatever I would have to complain about is not worth mentioning and would have surely been changed by the management if I would have asked...

Thank Boris S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Was thankful to get accommodation here as most places were fully booked for the Art Deco weekend. Nice enough place and clean but basic without frills. There's no air conditioning so it was a bit uncomfortable with just a fan in the summer heat. Ventilation was just with two windows that couldn't open fully behind heavy curtains - so we...

Thank Jeantai
daverayner53, Owner at At the Rocks Motor Lodge, responded to this review

You were very lucky to get accommodation over Deco weekend,you chose our cheapest studio, there is a regular bus service on the hour to Napier. There are of course plenty of taxis if you turn up without a car. We are 8mins drive from the centre city so the walk in sweltering heat must have been taxing for you. All...

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We stayed here for one night in a very nice suite,clean and very comfortable. Spa bath was a bonus,somewhere to sit outside which was lovely as it was a hot evening. Lovely 15 minute walk to the harbour with a good choice of restuarants. All in all good value for money,we would recommend as a place to stay in Napier

Thank Pat M
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 December 2015

I booked a night here at less than 24 hours notice over the net. Based on the price (less than $90) I was a little apprehensive but thought 'Oh well, it is only one night'. On arrival I was greeted by David and handed the keys to a very neat, beautifully clean room with a sitting/dining area, kitchenette, a bathroom...

Thank Scott R
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Nice modern motel located across from the yacht harbor, 1 block from the beach. About a 15 minute walk around the harbor to the restaurants of West Quay. We had a large family unit with 2 double beds, a twin, and a bunk. The whole thing was heated by a single portable space heater and it was cold inside when...

1Thank Steve M
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Standard motel but very comfortable and clean and a nice spa to relax the muscles in after a day of travelling. The bed is very good which helped with a much needed good nights sleep. Would not hesitate to stay here again if I was in Napier and would recommend to others.

1Thank Changwonmatty
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Our room was brilliant with everything we needed and more. We were given the executive suite at a very reasonable discounted price. Unit was clean, private and quiet. staff were very friendly and helpful. would definitely stay again.

1Thank jossa829
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Quick and efficient to book with and discounted my room which had a massive spa bath in it..how kool was that. Comfortable and modern I really enjoyed my night here..I would definitely stay again.Hopefully soon I want to show the rest of my family lol.

1Thank Lou T

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxurious Qualmark 4 plus star motel featuring modern deluxe studio, executive and family rooms with relaxing spa baths, romantic clawfoot baths and private gym. Situated adjacent to Ahuriri Estuary and close to Napier's West Quay with wonderful waterfront dining, bars and cafe's, and still only 5 minutes from Napier City Centre and Airport. We are only 80 metres from a safe swimming beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about At the Rocks Motor Lodge

Address: 27 Meeanee Quay, Napier 4110, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range: ₹ 5,061 - ₹ 7,725 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — At the Rocks Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Napier
#5 Family Hotel in Napier
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Napier
#21 Luxury Hotel in Napier
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“We booked the Executive studio which was great and affordable”
Tuwhare, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top decor very modern any room is a top room!!”
Ahorangi, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
“The family Studio 1 (2 Queen Sized Beds) in separate rooms is very quiet and the beds were extremely comfortable. There's also a TV in both rooms and an excellent Spa Bath as well. Very clean and there's even a wee patio off one of the rooms so you can sit outside.”
Shari_6035, 15 May 2014 | Read review
“The king studios are at the back of the property away from the main road, and have their own decks off the living area.”
  • Deck
  • Bathroom
  • King studio
Kiwibabe, 24 Mar 2014 | Read review
“We were near the back, not on the main road, quiet and handy to the beach for a walk. This motel is not near the CBD or restaurants.”
seniorkiwi, 12 Oct 2013 | Read review
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