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Captain Cook Motor Lodge

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Premium bedding, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Premium bedding, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Premium bedding, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access

Overview of Captain Cook Motor Lodge

Captain Cook Motor Lodge

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
31 Awapuni Rd, Waikanae Beach, Gisborne, 4010

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMidway Beach10 min walk
  • Popular LocationGisborne Harbour18 min walk
  • Popular LocationTairawhiti Museum19 min walk
  • AirportGisborne (GIS)6 min drive

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About this area

Gisborne

Located in Gisborne, Captain Cook Motor Lodge is near the beach. Gisborne Harbour and Gisborne Wine Centre are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Midway Beach and Kaiti Hill. Kayaking and surfing/boogie boarding offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours and hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • Midway Beach - 10 min walk
  • Toihoukura School of Contemporary Art - 15 min walk
  • Gisborne Harbour - 18 min walk
  • Gisborne Wine Centre - 19 min walk
  • Tairawhiti Museum - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Gisborne (GIS) - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • Navigator — 1 min walk
  • Captain Morgans - 3 min walk
  • Sofra Turkish Cafe - 11 min walk
  • Domino's pizza - 11 min walk
  • PBC Cafe - 11 min walk

About this property

Captain Cook Motor Lodge

4-star Gisborne motel in Awapuni with free parking
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a conference centre are available at this smoke-free motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All 36 rooms offer free WiFi, room service and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Captain Cook Motor Lodge offers 36 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
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 self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee 7:30 AM–9:00 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekends: NZD 12 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden

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
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Late check-in fee for check-in between 10:00 AM and noon (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

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 continental breakfast: NZD 12 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-in fee for check-in between 10:00 AM and noon (amount varies)

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 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 Visa and Mastercard; 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 fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

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

Captain Cook Motor
Captain Cook Motor Gisborne
Captain Cook Motor Lodge
Captain Cook Motor Lodge Gisborne
Captain Cook Motor Lodge Motel
Captain Cook Motor Lodge Gisborne
Captain Cook Motor Lodge Motel Gisborne

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 179 out of 355 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 128 out of 355 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 38 out of 355 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 355 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 355 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The reception team was very friendly i loved that! Only thing was the mattress a bit too soft for me otherwise awesome staying there!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great place easy parking and warm
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We loved the location and spaciousness of the motor lodge. Friendly and gracious staff. We booked a 1 bedroom unit and the conference room. So very impressed with both.
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Not my first choice
Cheap motel. Service was ok, location handy. Rooms are tired and so was I. The room shook with every truck that went past and they went past all night. No plates or cutlery. It is ok for a nights stay at the right price but would not be my first choice.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Good facilities and clean
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021