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Aotea Motor Lodge

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melbourne, australia
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Great motel, large spacious rooms with excellent amenities. Only complaint is our room was on the ground floor and privacy was an issue as there were no sheer curtains so the heavy drapes had to be closed during the day which means the room is dark and as there are no bedside lamps the overhead lighting is very harsh. I...

Thank Zigby
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

This hotel far exceeded expectations! I stayed in a spa suite. The room was huge! There was a sitting area, desk, kitchenette, bathroom, large sized bed and a large spa. It was extremely spacious and clean. The bed was super comfy! Staff were lovely also. Very helpful and attentive. Close to supermarkets and the centre of town. Excellent value for...

Thank Travel_Bug0003
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Only staying one night on our way back from Taupo and decided to have a look at this beautiful old town. A little like Napier still has a lot of old architecture in the Main Street. The motor lodge is at one end of the Main Street and across the street from two large supermarkets. Location is reasonably quiet at...

Thank MRGuiliani
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Excellent accommodation - the best motel we have ever stayed at in the world (and we've been to a few places). Very comfy, very clean, very modern, can't say enough regarding this luxurious motel. Unfortunately we won't be visiting Wanganui again but if we did this is where we would stay. If you a supermarket junky this is the perfect...

Thank Craig W
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Spotlessly clean and quiet. Nice check-in experience. The bed was wonderfully comfortable. We weren't too keen on the huge bath in the room - mind you if you had a snorer the bath was big enough to sleep in! It seemed redundant and not very tasteful - but again looked very clean. The air conditioner also made a terrible noise...

Thank Lyn W
Reviewed 29 December 2015

We recently spent 2 nights at the Aotea motor lodge. We were pleasantly surprised at the size and modern decor of our unit. Very clean and fully equipped including free wifi. Our unit also had a fully covered outside dining area with a view of mount Ruapehu. 3 supermarkets with in a couple of minutes walk

Thank Ron L
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights at this motor lodge and we were most impressed by both the standard of our accommodation and the level of service provided by the hosts and staff. Our room was immaculate and clean. The double spa bath was a most luxurious way of relaxing at the conclusion of each day. Our bed was extremely comfortable,...

Thank Marque01
Coburg, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Quite a surprising little place, was expecting a run down motel, the rooms were actually quite nice, very nice beds and services, the wifi is good and fast. Might be a little far down the road for some people, but it's only about a 15 min walk into town.

Thank Cameron E
Waitara, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Overall the motel was nice but we had a room toward the back 17 it was built for the disabled. We are not. I felt it was a very dark room and the interior was all brown. No colour at all other than the huge spa.. which we enjoyed. The receptionist were cheerful and very helpful with all our asks....

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 September 2015

This place blew me away!! Stunning place and amazing 1st class service! Look forward to staying there again! Comfortable and spacious rooms, no road noise!! Fell in love with this place! Highly recommend!

Thank kwatson31

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury 5 star central city Wanganui accommodation including free wifi, spa baths, LCD Sky Tv and corporate rates available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aotea Motor Lodge

Address: 390 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Price Range: ₹ 8,683 - ₹ 10,934 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Aotea Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Whanganui
#4 Luxury Hotel in Whanganui
#5 Business Hotel in Whanganui
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose a room on the ground floor with large Spa Bath”
 of 5 bubbles ronbbell, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great view from upstairs room 18 on a nice day. Quiet as further off the road. Lovely separate bathroom and spa.”
 of 5 bubbles AnnaFrancescaB_12, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a back room away from street”
 of 5 bubbles MRGuiliani, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“we had 125 - in a corner/low level. If you like light rooms as for one on the opposite side to 125”
 of 5 bubbles 435lynw, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Do not get unit 17 ..18..19. Around the vback of the motel cold and dark. xo”
 of 5 bubbles LAURANIC287, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
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