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10 Best Hotels in New Plymouth

Copthorne Hotel Grand Central New Plymouth
4 out of 5
42 Powderham Street, New Plymouth
AU$170
per night
28 Apr. - 29 Apr.
0.2 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (790 reviews)

"The hotel is in a great location, handy to great eateries & the centre of town."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Copthorne Hotel Grand Central New Plymouth
Novotel New Plymouth Hobson
4 out of 5
Cnr Of Hobson And Leach Streets, New Plymouth
AU$184
per night
27 Apr. - 28 Apr.
1.16 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (281 reviews)

"The price of the room. The parking was quite bad as there wasnt enough."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Novotel New Plymouth Hobson
The Devon Hotel A Heritage Hotel
4 out of 5
390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$134
per night
26 Apr. - 27 Apr.
1.35 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (937 reviews)

"Was a lovely stay. Was a lot smaller than the photos look and expected ours beds to be made but otherwise great."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

The Devon Hotel A Heritage Hotel
Auto Lodge Motor Inn
4 out of 5
393 Devon Street East, New Plymouth
AU$116
per night
4 Apr. - 5 Apr.
1.36 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (343 reviews)

"Clean, comfortable, excellent service & staff. Could not fault it in anyway."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Auto Lodge Motor Inn
Plymouth International
4 out of 5
220 Courtenay Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$155
per night
4 Apr. - 5 Apr.
1.05 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (445 reviews)

"We probably didn't use most of the facilities here even though they look lovely. Our room was great, comfortable bed, nice shower. The only downside was where the toilet roll was situated in the bathroom, the absolute worst place they could put it and you would need to be a contortionist to get at ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Plymouth International
Quest New Plymouth
4.5 out of 5
21 Currie Street, New Plymouth
AU$132
per night
4 Apr. - 5 Apr.
0.1 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (440 reviews)

"Quest was well appointed and in an excellent location. The staff were warm and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb. 2020

Quest New Plymouth
The Metrotel Motel
3 out of 5
22 Gill Street, New Plymouth
AU$143
per night
18 Apr. - 19 Apr.
0.15 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (127 reviews)

"First we arrived a little early and our room was ready, so the woderfull person gave us our room. Thank you! Secondly the cleaning staff worked very very hard cleaning everything and i mean it! They were wonderful. Or room was better than i was expecting and there was shopping within walking distance. ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

The Metrotel Motel
King and Queen Hotel Suites
4 out of 5
Corner of King and Queen Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki
AU$163
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
0.36 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (341 reviews)

"Great location to museum, art gallery,and coastal walkway. Upscale and modern hotel with very helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb. 2020

King and Queen Hotel Suites
Millennium Hotel New Plymouth, Waterfront
4 out of 5
1 Egmont Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki
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0.31 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (533 reviews)

"All staff were very friendly but particularly bar/restaurant staff. Food was excellent."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Millennium Hotel New Plymouth, Waterfront
Coronation Court Motel
3 out of 5
226 Coronation Avenue, New Plymouth
AU$96
per night
23 Apr. - 24 Apr.
2.09 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (135 reviews)

"It was quiet, clean, in an excellent position and the staff were very nice. What more could anyone want?"…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb. 2020

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Visiting New Plymouth

Families will find kid-friendly activities in New Plymouth, and all visitors are sure to appreciate the museums. Welcoming and walkable, this city also attracts tourists with its gardens.

  • There are 45 hotels and other accommodations in New Plymouth
  • The closest major airport is in New Plymouth (NPL) 10.5 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in New Plymouth

Well known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include Puke Ariki, Real Tart Gallery, and Govett-Brewster Art Gallery. The city is notable for landmarks like Richmond Cottage, Wind Wand, and Saint Mary's Church. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the gardens and these places to visit: Pukekura Park, Sugar Loaf Marine Reserve, and Paritutu Rock.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 45 hotels and other lodging options to select from in New Plymouth. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • One Burgess Hill - This 4.5-star motel features free parking, a fitness center, and a conference center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and helpful staff.
  • King and Queen Hotel Suites - Our customers like the WiFi and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 4.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a café, along with free WiFi.
  • 16 Havelock - This 4-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Dressing for New Plymouth

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 73°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 57°F
  • From April to June, the average is 68°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 61°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 71°F as the daytime average and 50°F as the nighttime average
  • About 49.25 inches of rain falls on New Plymouth each year
  • February and January are usually the hottest months averaging 72°F, while August and July are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 46°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in New Plymouth?
Heta Bed and Breakfast is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other favourite options based on reviews include 16 Havelock and The Metrotel Motel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in New Plymouth, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals available in New Plymouth.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in New Plymouth?
Based on reviews, Braemar Motor Inn is a popular 3-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Timandra Motel and Carrington Motel.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in New Plymouth?
Landmark Manor Motel is a top 4-star property on Expedia for families, and features free parking and laundry facilities. Other options to stay with the children include 16 Northgate Motor Lodge and Belt Road Seaside Holiday Park. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Brooklands Zoo.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to New Plymouth?
King and Queen Hotel Suites is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features in-room massages and premium bedding.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in New Plymouth?
Nice Hotel is a top B&B for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options to stay with your pet include Auto Lodge Motor Inn and Flamingo Motel.
What's the best accommodation option for a beach holiday in New Plymouth?
Heta Bed and Breakfast is a top beach cabin with free parking and in-room kitchenettes. Other good options for your stay near the beach include The Devon Hotel A Heritage Hotel and The Strand. Head to Fitzroy Beach or Back Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury place to stay in New Plymouth?
King and Queen Hotel Suites is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Nice Hotel and Hosking House are other upscale choices for your stay.
What's the best boutique hotel in New Plymouth?
Nice Hotel is a favourite 4.5-star B&B with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. King and Queen Hotel Suites and The State Hotel are other choices for a boutique stay.
How is it to stay in New Plymouth?
Families will find child-friendly activities in New Plymouth, and visitors give high marks for the shopping and top-notch restaurants. Walkable and welcoming, this city also attracts tourists with its museums. In New Plymouth, there are 214 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting New Plymouth?
Well known for its museums, the city’s cultural venues include Puke Ariki, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery and TSB Showplace. The city is notable for landmarks such as Wind Wand, Saint Mary’s Church and Observatory. The city’s natural beauty is on display at Pukekura Park, Fitzroy Beach and Paritutu Rock.
What's the seasonal weather like in New Plymouth?
The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are August and July, with an average of 8°C. Average annual rainfall for New Plymouth is 1247.10 mm.

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