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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

249 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Business Services


Explore the area

Popular LocationAncient Kauri Kingdom7 min drive
AirportKaitaia (KAT)8 min drive
Popular Location90 Mile Beach24 min drive
Popular LocationTaipa Beach27 min drive

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  • Deluxe Studio

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Studio
  • Family Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    More detailsFamily Suite
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsFamily Room

About this area


Northerner is located in Kaitaia. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Ninety Mile Beach and 90 Mile Beach, while Far North Regional Museum and Ancient Kauri Kingdom are cultural highlights. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ancient Kauri Kingdom - 7 min drive
  • Karikari Peninsula - 21 min drive
  • 90 Mile Beach - 24 min drive
  • Taipa Beach - 27 min drive
  • Cable Bay Beach - 29 min drive

Getting around

  • Kaitaia (KAT) - 8 min drive

About this property


Hotel in Kaitaia with free parking
A bar/lounge, conference space and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and a reception hall are on-site. All 72 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and electric kettles, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, showers and phones.
Northerner offers 72 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Digital televisions are provided. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower.

This Kaitaia hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge


  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Conference space


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Linens


  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Digital channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Fridge


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone



Check-in between 2 PM and 7 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 15 per accommodation, per stay
Dogs and cats only

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.

  • Pet fee: NZD 15 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 15.00 (subject to availability)

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

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

Northerner Motel Kaitaia
Northerner Kaitaia

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Northerner and receive a full refund?
Yes, Northerner offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Northerner cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Northerner pet-friendly?
Yes, cats and dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of NZD 15 per accommodation, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Northerner?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 7 PM. Early check-in is available for a fee of NZD 15.00 (subject to availability). After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this property located?
Situated in Kaitaia, this hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Far North Regional Museum and within 12 miles (20 km) of Ninety Mile Beach and Ancient Kauri Kingdom. 90 Mile Beach and Karikari Peninsula are also within 12 miles (20 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Northerner

Guest rating
249 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Unfortunately although i had booked my room via amex the motel did not accepted american express. I was not happy

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Close to Pak N Save, Maccas. 20min drive to beach. Nice and cheap.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2019
2.0 out of 5 Poor
    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2019
    3.0 out of 5 Okay
    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

    Somewhat tured. Poor internet connection. Likely the beds have not been replaced since pening. Good air conditioning.

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019
    3.0 out of 5 Okay
      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019