Aotea Motor Lodge

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Overview of Aotea Motor Lodge

Aotea Motor Lodge

4.5 star property
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
  • Contactless check-out
Map
390 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui, 4500

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWatt Fountain18 min walk
  • Popular LocationQueens Park19 min walk
  • Popular LocationWhanganui Museum19 min walk
  • AirportWhanganui (WAG)10 min drive

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Executive Studio

  • 37 sq m
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Executive Room, 1 Bedroom

  • 54 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Deluxe Room, 1 Bedroom

  • 54 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Deluxe Twin Studio

  • 34 sq m
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Deluxe Studio

  • 34 sq m
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Whanganui

Located in Whanganui, Aotea Motor Lodge is in the city centre. Whanganui Museum and Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Watt Fountain and Memorial Tower. Ward Observatory and Durie Hill Elevator are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Ward Observatory - 15 min walk
  • Watt Fountain - 18 min walk
  • Sarjeant Gallery - 18 min walk
  • Queens Park - 19 min walk
  • Whanganui Museum - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Whanganui (WAG) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Villa Coffee House - 3 min walk
  • Tokyo Roll Black - 10 min walk
  • Pita Pit - 11 min walk
  • Jabee Kebabs - 11 min walk
  • Cafe Anatolia - 12 min walk

About this property

Aotea Motor Lodge

4.5-star apartments with kitchenettes and jetted bathtubs
A business centre, a meeting room and dry cleaning are available at this smoke-free aparthotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities and express check-out. Each apartment boasts a jetted tub and offers free WiFi and a kitchenette. Guests will appreciate conveniences, such as a fridge and a microwave, while an LCD TV with satellite channels and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment.
Aotea Motor Lodge offers 28 accommodations with DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Accommodation at this 4.5-star aparthotel has kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a jetted bath, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Whanganui aparthotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Languages spoken

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older; COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): NZD 15 per stay

Kitchenette

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Coffee/tea maker

Bedrooms

  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • Separate bath and shower
  • Jetted bath
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • LCD TV with satellite service
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace

Laundry

  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Desk

Climate control

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • No lifts
  • Soundproofing
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage

Location highlights

  • In the city centre

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby (free access)

Safety features

  • Security system
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 28 rooms
  • 2 floors
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms avaliable

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (7:30 AM - 9:30 PM) and Saturday - Sunday (8:30 AM - 8:30 PM)
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.
At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older; COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 15 per stay

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 15 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts major credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Aotea Motor
Aotea Motor Lodge
Aotea Motor Lodge Wanganui
Aotea Motor Wanganui
Aotea Motor Lodge Whanganui
Aotea Motor Whanganui
Aotea Motor Lodge Whanganui
Aotea Motor Lodge Aparthotel
Aotea Motor Lodge Aparthotel Whanganui

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 198 out of 316 reviews
5 - Excellent 63%
Rating 4 - Good. 90 out of 316 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 316 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 316 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 316 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The team at Aotea Lodge always make us feel very welcome. We had an overnight delay and they were so kind and helpful. Everything about the unit is excellent - we are really happy to be back after 2.5 years!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A nice motel, located close to a brew pub, cafes, and grocery stores. The only drawback is that it's on a main road, which can be very noisy.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Comfortable room , parking very close
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022