Te Awa Motel
Te Awa Motel
Te Awa Motel
Te Awa Motel
Te Awa Motel
Te Awa Motel
Te Awa Motel

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8.1Excellent

217 reviews

217 reviews

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8.4Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location
Parking
FREE
Closest landmarks
St Paul Putiki Church
510 m
Durie Hill Memorial Tower
830 m
Catch 22
900 m
Durie Hill Elevator
910 m
Bike Shed
970 m

Te Awa Motel

95 Putiki Drive, Wanganui, Wanganui, New Zealand, 4500 - See map

Conveniently situated in the Wanganui part of Wanganui, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 4-star property is packed with in-house facilities to improve the quality and joy of your stay.

Highlights

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Balcony/terrace

Room service

Car park

Luggage storage

Facilities

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Luggage storage

Room service

Wi-Fi in public areas

Family room

Anti-viral cleaning products

Rooms sanitized between stays

Value for money8.8
Location rating8.4

Rooms available at Te Awa Motel

Two-Bedroom Cabin
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  • Room size: 40 m²/431 ft²
  • Outdoor view
  • 1 single bed and 1 queen be...
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One-Bedroom Apartment
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  • Room size: 36 m²/388 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
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Standard Triple Studio
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  • Room size: 35 m²/377 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
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Apartment Standard
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    Room Assigned on Arrival
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      Triple Room
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        Quadruple Room Apartment
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          COMFORT COTTAGE QUEEN BED 3 TWIN BEDS RIVER VIEW WITH KITCHEN
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            Comfort Cabin with River View
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              COMFORT CABIN QUEEN BED 3 TWIN BEDS RIVER VIEW WITH KITCHEN
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                Frequently asked questions

                Is car parking available at Te Awa Motel?

                Te Awa Motel provides car park free of charge for all guests traveling with a car. Please contact the property for more information, or log into your Agoda account and contact the property through Agoda's direct message chatbox.

                What points of interest are close by Te Awa Motel that are in walking distance?

                While staying at Te Awa Motel, kick start your visit by exploring the closest point of interest in walking distance to the property such as St Paul Putiki Church.

                How long do travelers generally stay at Te Awa Motel?

                Verified past guests that have stayed at Te Awa Motel had an average nightly stay of 2 nights at this property.

                What was the average room rate for Te Awa Motel been in the past month?

                The typical room rate for Te Awa Motel in the past month is 143.3 NZD, compared to city's average of 151.55 NZD.

                What do travelers like most about Te Awa Motel?

                Past guests that stayed at Te Awa Motel have given this property a rating of 8.8 for its excellent value for money as the primary highlight for their stay.

                What is the verified guest review consensus about Te Awa Motel's swimming pool?

                63.0% of our verified guest feedback have given an optimistic review and comments about this property's swimming pool. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for Te Awa Motel down in the review section.

                What is the verified guest review consensus about Te Awa Motel's pet services?

                60.0% of our verified visitor evaluations have given a positive review and comments about this property's pet services. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for Te Awa Motel down in the review section.

                What is the average rating that past Solo travelers' have given to Te Awa Motel?

                Past solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given Te Awa Motel an average rating of 8.2. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and responses by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

                What is the average rating that verified Business travelers' have given to Te Awa Motel?

                Past business travelers that have stayed at this property have given Te Awa Motel an average rating of 7.8. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

                What is the average rating that past Couples' have given to Te Awa Motel?

                Past couple travelers that have stayed at this property have given Te Awa Motel an average rating of 8.4. You can look up on more in depth customer assessments, and remarks by filtering for a specific type of verified guest travelers down in the review section.

                What is the average rating that verified Families with older children have given to Te Awa Motel?

                Past families with older children that have stayed at this property have given Te Awa Motel an average rating of 8.8. You can look into more specific customer assessments and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

                What is the closest airport to Te Awa Motel?

                The nearest airport to Te Awa Motel is Kapiti Coast Airport, 107.0 km away.

                More about Te Awa Motel

                More about Te Awa Motel

                Experience Comfort and Convenience at Te Awa Motel

                Welcome to Te Awa Motel, a charming 4-star hotel nestled in the heart of Wanganui, New Zealand. With its prime location and exceptional amenities, this motel offers a memorable stay for both leisure and business travelers. From the moment you step into the stylish lobby, you'll be greeted with warm hospitality and a tranquil ambiance that sets the stage for a relaxing getaway. Check-in at Te Awa Motel begins at 02:00 PM, allowing you ample time to settle in and make yourself at home. The friendly and attentive staff will ensure a seamless check-in process, providing you with all the necessary information to make the most of your stay. Whether you're arriving early or late, the dedicated team at Te Awa Motel is always ready to assist you. Upon check-out, which is until 10:00 AM, you'll bid farewell to this idyllic haven, taking with you cherished memories of your time spent in Wanganui. The convenient check-out time allows you to enjoy a leisurely morning, savoring a delicious breakfast or taking a refreshing stroll along the nearby riverbank before embarking on your onward journey.









                Convenience Facilities at Te Awa Motel

                At Te Awa Motel, we strive to provide our guests with the utmost convenience during their stay. With a range of convenient facilities, we ensure that your every need is catered to. One of the standout features of our motel is our exceptional room service. Whether you're craving a delicious meal or a refreshing beverage, our dedicated staff are always on hand to deliver it right to your doorstep. Enjoy the convenience of dining in the comfort of your own room, without the hassle of having to venture out. In today's digital age, staying connected is more important than ever. That's why we offer complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas. Whether you need to catch up on work emails, stream your favorite shows, or simply stay in touch with loved ones, you can do so effortlessly with our reliable and high-speed internet connection. Additionally, we understand the importance of keeping your belongings safe and secure. That's why we provide luggage storage facilities, allowing you to explore the beautiful surroundings of Wanganui without the burden of carrying your bags. Rest assured knowing that your belongings are in good hands while you make the most of your stay. Experience the convenience and comfort of Te Awa Motel, where we go above and beyond to make your stay as seamless as possible.

                Convenient Transport Facilities at Te Awa Motel

                At Te Awa Motel, we understand the importance of convenient transport options for our guests. That's why we provide a range of transport facilities to ensure a hassle-free stay. One of our standout features is our spacious car park, where you can park your vehicle free of charge throughout your stay. Whether you're traveling by car or renting one during your visit, our car park offers ample space and peace of mind, allowing you to explore the beautiful city of Wanganui at your own pace. With our complimentary parking, you can rest assured that your vehicle is secure and conveniently accessible whenever you need it.





                Indulge in Delectable Delights at Te Awa Motel's Dining Facilities

                At Te Awa Motel, we understand the importance of a satisfying dining experience during your stay. That's why we offer exceptional dining facilities to cater to your culinary desires. Our room service is a convenient option for those who prefer to dine in the comfort of their own room. Whether you're craving a hearty breakfast, a light lunch, or a delicious dinner, our extensive room service menu has something to suit every palate. From mouthwatering local delicacies to international favorites, our talented chefs prepare each dish with care and precision, ensuring a memorable dining experience for our guests.

                Comfortable and Spacious One-Bedroom Apartments at Te Awa Motel

                Experience comfort and space at Te Awa Motel's One-Bedroom Apartments. These well-appointed accommodations offer a generous 36 square meters of living space, providing ample room to relax and unwind. Choose from two Single Beds or a cozy Queen Bed, ensuring a restful night's sleep. Book your stay at Te Awa Motel through Agoda to enjoy the best prices and a hassle-free experience, guaranteeing you a memorable stay in Wanganui, New Zealand.

                Discover the Charming Wanganui in New Zealand

                Nestled on the banks of the mighty Whanganui River, Wanganui is a picturesque city in New Zealand's North Island. Known for its rich heritage, vibrant arts scene, and stunning natural landscapes, Wanganui offers a unique blend of history and modernity. Explore the city's vibrant downtown area, where you'll find a mix of boutique shops, art galleries, and charming cafes. Take a stroll along the iconic Victoria Avenue, lined with heritage buildings and beautiful gardens. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the Sarjeant Gallery, a renowned art museum showcasing a diverse collection of local and international artworks. For outdoor enthusiasts, Wanganui is a paradise. The Whanganui River provides endless opportunities for kayaking, jet boating, and fishing. Take a leisurely cruise along the river and marvel at the breathtaking scenery, including the famous Bridge to Nowhere. Nature lovers will also appreciate the nearby Whanganui National Park, offering hiking trails through ancient forests and stunning vistas. With its rich cultural heritage, stunning natural beauty, and vibrant arts scene, Wanganui is a destination that will captivate your senses and leave you wanting more. Book your stay at Te Awa Motel and immerse yourself in the charm and beauty of this enchanting city.

                Convenient Transportation Options from Nearby Airports to Te Awa Motel

                When it comes to reaching Te Awa Motel in Wanganui, New Zealand, travelers have a few convenient transportation options from the nearby airports. If you are flying into Wanganui Airport, the closest airport to the motel, you can easily reach Te Awa Motel by taking a taxi or renting a car. The airport is located just a short 10-minute drive away from the motel, making it a quick and hassle-free journey. Taxis are readily available at the airport, and car rental services are also conveniently located nearby. Another option is to fly into Palmerston North Airport, which is approximately 80 kilometers away from Wanganui. From Palmerston North Airport, you can take a shuttle service or rent a car to reach Te Awa Motel. Shuttle services operate regularly between the airport and Wanganui, offering a comfortable and affordable transportation option. Alternatively, renting a car gives you the freedom to explore the surrounding areas at your own pace, with the journey taking approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. Whether you choose to fly into Wanganui Airport or Palmerston North Airport, reaching Te Awa Motel is a breeze. With various transportation options available, you can easily make your way to this charming accommodation and begin your memorable stay in Wanganui, New Zealand.

                Explore the Rich History and Natural Beauty Surrounding Te Awa Motel

                Nestled in the heart of Wanganui, Te Awa Motel offers a convenient base to explore the rich history and natural beauty of the area. Just a short stroll away, you'll find Moutoa Gardens, a tranquil oasis steeped in Maori history. Take a leisurely walk through the gardens and admire the beautiful sculptures and memorials, or find a shaded spot to relax and soak up the peaceful atmosphere. For those interested in architecture and spirituality, St Paul Putiki Church is a must-visit landmark. This iconic church showcases stunning Maori carvings and stained glass windows, offering a glimpse into the region's cultural heritage. If you're up for a unique adventure, head to Durie Hill Elevator, a fascinating underground elevator that takes you from the city center to Durie Hill. Once at the top, make your way to Durie Hill Memorial Tower, an impressive structure that offers panoramic views of Wanganui and the Whanganui River. For a taste of the region's maritime history, a visit to the Whanganui Riverboat Centre is a must. Learn about the golden era of river transportation and hop aboard a restored paddle steamer for a scenic cruise along the picturesque Whanganui River. Art enthusiasts will be delighted by the Sarjeant Gallery, a renowned art museum showcasing a diverse collection of New Zealand and international artworks. Immerse yourself in the vibrant art scene and discover the works of local and national artists. Nature lovers can take a short drive to Queens Park, a sprawling green oasis perfect for picnics, walks, and family outings. Explore the beautifully manicured gardens, relax by the tranquil ponds, or let the kids run wild on the playgrounds. With its prime location near these captivating landmarks and attractions, Te Awa Motel is the perfect choice for travelers seeking a memorable stay in Wanganui.





                Delicious Dining Options Just a Stone's Throw Away

                When it comes to dining options near Te Awa Motel, you'll be spoiled for choice. Just a short stroll from the hotel, you'll find Ambrosia Deli & Cafe, a charming spot known for its delectable sandwiches and freshly brewed coffee. If you're in the mood for some authentic Indian cuisine, Spice Guru is the place to go. Their flavorful curries and aromatic spices will transport your taste buds to the streets of Mumbai. For a family-friendly dining experience, Katteaz Family Restaurant offers a diverse menu that caters to all palates. Seafood lovers will rejoice at Hilltop Fish Supply, where you can indulge in a variety of freshly caught fish and chips. Element Cafe is perfect for those seeking a cozy atmosphere and a menu filled with delicious brunch options. Craving some Thai food? Look no further than Exotic Thai Restaurant, where you can savor traditional dishes bursting with flavor. Funky Duck is a popular choice for its innovative fusion cuisine and vibrant atmosphere. Ceramic Lounge is not just a place to eat, but also a creative space where you can paint your own pottery while enjoying a light meal. And if you have a sweet tooth, Gaslight Bakery is a must-visit, offering an array of freshly baked goods and pastries. For a truly unique dining experience, Liffiton Castle Restaurant is situated in a historic castle and serves up exquisite fine dining options. With such a diverse range of restaurants just moments away, Te Awa Motel is the perfect base for food enthusiasts looking to explore the local culinary scene.

                Shop 'til You Drop at Te Awa Motel's Surrounding Shopping Landmarks

                Located in the heart of Wanganui, Te Awa Motel offers easy access to a variety of shopping landmarks. Just a short stroll away, you'll find the Whanganui River Traders Market, where you can explore a vibrant collection of local crafts, fresh produce, and unique treasures. If you're in the mood for some retail therapy, head to Catch 22, a trendy boutique filled with stylish clothing, accessories, and homeware. For all your grocery needs, New World is conveniently located nearby, offering a wide range of products to stock up your pantry. And if you're a fan of beautiful glassware, make sure to visit Chronicle Glass, where you can witness skilled artisans creating stunning glass pieces right before your eyes. With these fantastic shopping options just moments away, Te Awa Motel is the perfect base for a memorable shopping experience in Wanganui.

                Affordable Luxury at Te Awa Motel in Wanganui

                At Te Awa Motel, you can experience the perfect blend of comfort, convenience, and affordability. With an average room price of just $100, this charming motel offers exceptional value for money in comparison to the average price of a hotel room in Wanganui, which stands at $98. Despite its affordable rates, Te Awa Motel does not compromise on quality. Each room is tastefully decorated and thoughtfully furnished, ensuring a relaxing and enjoyable stay for every guest. Whether you're traveling for business or leisure, you'll find all the modern amenities you need, including free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, and a fully equipped kitchenette. Located in the heart of Wanganui, Te Awa Motel provides easy access to the city's main attractions, including the Whanganui River, Victoria Avenue shopping precinct, and the iconic Sarjeant Gallery. Whether you're exploring the city's rich history, indulging in outdoor adventures, or simply enjoying the local cuisine, Te Awa Motel offers the perfect base at an unbeatable price. Book your stay today and experience affordable luxury at Te Awa Motel in Wanganui.





                Excellent Ratings and Value at Te Awa Motel

                Te Awa Motel in Wanganui, New Zealand, has garnered exceptional customer ratings across various categories, making it a top choice for travelers seeking a comfortable and affordable stay. With an impressive overall rating of 8.5, guests have consistently praised the motel for its outstanding value for money. The affordability of the rooms, combined with the high-quality amenities and services provided, ensures that guests feel they are getting excellent bang for their buck. One aspect that stands out in Te Awa Motel's customer reviews is the high rating it receives for cleanliness, with a score of 8.8. Guests consistently comment on the immaculate condition of the rooms and the attention to detail in housekeeping. The motel's commitment to maintaining a spotless environment ensures that guests can relax and feel at ease during their stay. Whether it's the pristine bathrooms or the well-maintained common areas, cleanliness is clearly a priority at Te Awa Motel. Another highlight of Te Awa Motel's customer reviews is the positive feedback regarding the staff's performance. With a rating of 8.0, guests appreciate the friendly and helpful demeanor of the motel's staff members. From the moment guests check-in to the time of departure, the staff goes above and beyond to ensure a pleasant and hassle-free experience. Their warm hospitality and willingness to assist with any requests or inquiries create a welcoming atmosphere that guests truly appreciate.

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                Amenities and facilities

                Excellent
                Facilities

                8

                Languages spoken
                • English
                Internet access
                • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
                • Internet
                • Internet services
                • Wi-Fi in public areas
                Dining, drinking, and snacking
                • Room service
                Cleanliness and safety
                • Anti-viral cleaning products
                • Rooms sanitized between stays
                Services and conveniences
                • Elevator
                • Heating in public area
                • Luggage storage
                • Smoking area
                For the kids
                • Family room
                Access
                • Non-smoking rooms
                • Pets allowed
                Getting around
                • Car park [free of charge]
                Available in all rooms
                • Alarm clock
                • Balcony/terrace
                • Carpeting
                • DVD/CD player
                • Electric blanket
                • Electric kettle
                • Fan
                • Fire extinguisher
                • Free bottled water
                • Hair dryer
                • Heating
                • Kitchenette
                • Linens
                • Microwave
                • Outdoor furniture
                • Private bathroom
                • Refrigerator
                • Satellite/cable channels
                • Separate dining area
                • Shower
                • Smoke detector
                • Socket near the bed
                • Toiletries
                • Towels
                • Wine glasses

                Location

                95 Putiki Drive, Wanganui, Wanganui, New Zealand, 4500
                Excellent
                Location

                8.4

                Property policies

                Children and extra beds

                Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

                All children are welcome.

                Others
                • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

                Some helpful facts

                Check-in/Check-out
                • Check-in from14:00
                • Check-in until20:00
                • Check-out from05:00
                • Check-out until10:00

                Property announcements

                A damage deposit of NZD 200 is required. The host charges this 7 days before arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via bank transfer, subject to an inspection of the property.

                Reviews of Te Awa Motel from real guests

                8.1
                Excellent
                Cleanliness8.8
                Facilities8.0
                Location8.4
                Room comfort and quality4.0
                Service8.0
                Value for money8.8
                High score for Wanganui
                Rating
                9+ Exceptional (0)
                8-9 Excellent (0)
                7-8 Very Good (0)
                6-7 Good (0)
                <6 Below Expectation (1)
                Guest Type
                Showing 1 review
                6.0
                Deb from New Zealand
                Family with teens
                One-Bedroom Apartment
                Stayed 1 night in May 2015

                Clean warm but smelly”

                Room was clean and warm

                There was a terrible odour in the room which permeated everything and although it was freezing cold I left the windows open to try and ventilate room.

                Reviewed June 02, 2015
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