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Fern Motel

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Outdoor pool
Children's themed room

Overview of Fern Motel

Fern Motel

3 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Temperature checks
4 Westminster Avenue, Napier, 4112

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPark Island Sports Complex20 min walk
  • AirportNapier (NPE-Hawke's Bay)6 min drive
  • Popular LocationSplash Planet15 min drive
  • Popular LocationCape Kidnappers Golf Course23 min drive

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About this area


Located in Napier, Fern Motel is in the suburbs and near the airport. Onekawa Aquatic Centre is a popular local attraction, and if an activity is on the agenda, Mission Estate Winery and Church Road Winery are worth a visit. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Park Island Sports Complex or Pettigrew Green Arena. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golf lessons and golfing. Guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Park Island Sports Complex - 20 min walk
  • Onekawa Aquatic Centre - 3 min drive
  • Mission Estate Winery - 5 min drive
  • Splash Planet - 15 min drive
  • Cape Kidnappers Golf Course - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Napier (NPE-Hawke's Bay) - 6 min drive


  • Cafe Botannix - 6 min walk
  • Thai Chef's Restaurant - 17 min walk
  • Westshore Fish Cafe - 4 min drive
  • Four Square Taradale - 5 min drive
  • SOURCE - 5 min drive

About this property

Fern Motel

Suburban Napier hotel in Tamatea, near Park Island Sports Complex
An outdoor pool, a children's pool 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, multilingual staff and a garden are on-site. All 18 rooms feature kitchens with fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find furnished patios, pillowtop beds and Netflix.
Fern Motel offers 18 forms of accommodation with DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished patios. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Accommodation at this 3-star hotel has kitchens with fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.

This Napier hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with digital channels and Netflix. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

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
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out

Safety measures

Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

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

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–8 AM: NZD 9 for adults and NZD 9 for children

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • DVD player
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • 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)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Pillow-top mattress


  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • Netflix
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Furnished patio

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


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

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 9 for adults and NZD 9 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, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit

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

Fern Motel
Fern Motel Napier
Fern Napier
Fern Motel Hotel
Fern Motel Napier
Fern Motel Hotel Napier

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 44 out of 125 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 54 out of 125 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 18 out of 125 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 125 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 125 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Should be taken off the market as a Motel. Dirty old fashioned horrible place.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

2/5 Poor

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

2/5 Poor

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Rear of the unit we stayed in was private enough to keep the door open. Nice. Pretty decent pool Overall really good value for money.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020