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Astral Motel

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Overview of Astral Motel

Astral Motel

3 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Contactless check-out
46 Somme Parade, Whanganui, 5001

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationQueens Park18 min walk
  • Popular LocationWhanganui Museum18 min walk
  • Popular LocationWhanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum19 min walk
  • AirportWhanganui (WAG)11 min drive

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About this area

Whanganui

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

What's nearby

  • Moutoa Gardens - 17 min walk
  • Sarjeant Gallery - 18 min walk
  • Queens Park - 18 min walk
  • Whanganui Museum - 18 min walk
  • Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Whanganui (WAG) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Parnells Cafe - 14 min walk
  • Tokyo Roll Black - 16 min walk
  • Pita Pit - 17 min walk
  • Jabee Kebabs - 18 min walk
  • Cafe Anatolia - 18 min walk

About this property

Astral Motel

Rivewalk motel in Whanganui with free parking
Along with concierge services, this motel has laundry facilities and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance and a garden. All 15 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like sitting areas and fridges.
Astral Motel offers 15 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free newspapers and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Televisions come with satellite channels. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.

This Whanganui motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free extended parking on site

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM: NZD 16 for adults and NZD 16 for children
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Trampoline

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

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 (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

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.

  • Fee for English breakfast: NZD 16 for adults and NZD 16 for children (approximately)

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, Visa, Mastercard and American Express; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
A car is required for transport to and from this property

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

Astral Motel
Astral Motel Wanganui
Astral Wanganui
Motel Astral
Astral Motel Whanganui
Astral Whanganui
Astral Motel Motel
Astral Motel Whanganui
Astral Motel Motel Whanganui

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Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 74 out of 225 reviews
5 - Excellent 33%
Rating 4 - Good. 93 out of 225 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 32 out of 225 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 16 out of 225 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 10 out of 225 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Cleanliness
Very average. Mould in shower and toilet not well cleaned
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Room could have done with a better clean. Nice large room, just dated. Currently appears to be providing emergency accommodation.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness
Clean, tidy and warm. Had everything we needed while staying. The fridge door is placed in an awkward position but we worked with it, otherwise will definitely be back. Conveniently located aswell.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021