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Garden Grove Motel and Apartments

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Flat-screen TV
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room dining
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Garden Grove Motel and Apartments

Garden Grove Motel and Apartments

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
161 North Road, Invercargill, 9501

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAnderson Park3 min drive
  • Popular LocationSouthland Museum and Art Gallery4 min drive
  • Popular LocationAnderson Park Art Gallery5 min drive
  • AirportInvercargill (IVC)8 min drive

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About this area


Garden Grove Motel and Apartments is located in Invercargill. Anderson Park and Surrey Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Southland Museum and Art Gallery and Splash Palace. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Rugby Park Stadium or Stadium Southland. Guests appreciate the motel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Anderson Park - 3 min drive
  • Southland Museum and Art Gallery - 4 min drive
  • Civic Theatre - 5 min drive
  • Classic Motorcycle Mecca - 5 min drive
  • Anderson Park Art Gallery - 5 min drive


  • The Rocks - 4 min drive
  • Thai Saigon - 4 min drive
  • Louies Cafe & Tapas Bar - 4 min drive
  • Waxy O'Shea's - 4 min drive
  • Pinch of Spice - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Invercargill (IVC) - 8 min drive

About this property

Garden Grove Motel and Apartments

4-star Invercargill motel in Prestonville with free parking
This smoke-free motel features dry cleaning, laundry facilities and barbecues. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All 8 rooms have free WiFi, and feature kitchens with fridges, hobs and microwaves. Guests will also find balconies, flat-screen TVs and room service.
Garden Grove Motel and Apartments offers 8 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodation at this 4-star motel has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

This Invercargill motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM: NZD 12-15 per person
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Full-sized fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Playground

Guest services

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • BBQ grill(s)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Hob

Outdoor space

  • Balcony


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets stay for free
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant 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.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 12 and NZD 15 per person (approximately)

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

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
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 credit cards

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
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information 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.

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 30 out of 58 reviews
5 - Excellent 52%
Rating 4 - Good. 24 out of 58 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 58 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 58 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 58 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
Tired and dated
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Traditional affordable motel
This is an older type motel. Our room was spacious and traditional in content and condition. The manager was friendly and helpful and put the heating on in advance of us checking in.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hosts were amazing, they went out of their way to ensure we had everything we wanted. Very pleasant and accommodating couple.
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
We liked the easy access to town, the property just needed a little bit of an upgrade but the service makes up for it. The couple were Awesome to get along with. I guarantee with a little bit more upgrade, this will be a 5star easily!!
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019