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Overview of Aztec Motel

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Outdoor pool
Terrace/patio
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32-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, Netflix

Aztec Motel

3.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPalmerston North Hospital5 min walk
    AirportPalmerston North (PMR-Palmerston North Intl.)4 min drive
    Popular LocationThe Square6 min drive
    Popular LocationCity Library7 min drive

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Family Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Family Unit)

  • 25 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds

Standard Studio, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking (Studio, beverage making)

  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Unit)

  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 Queen Bed and 5 Single Beds

Standard Double or Twin Room, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Studio kitchen)

  • 6 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed

Standard Quadruple Room, Multiple Beds

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds

About this area

Palmerston North

Located in Palmerston North, Aztec Motel is in the business district and near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Victoria Esplanade, while New Zealand Rugby Museum and Te Manawa are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Arena Manawatu. Relax and indulge in the area's health/beauty spas, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails, hunting and mountain biking nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Palmerston North Hospital - 5 min walk
  • The Square - 6 min drive
  • Palmerston North Convention Centre - 6 min drive
  • City Library - 7 min drive
  • Te Manawa - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Palmerston North (PMR-Palmerston North Intl.) - 4 min drive

Restaurants

  • Rose and Crown Olde English Pub - 11 min walk
  • Yatai Japanese Izakaya Restaurant - 19 min walk
  • Haru Japanese Restaurant - 3 min drive
  • Cafe Cuba - 3 min drive
  • Cafe Jacko - 4 min drive

About this property

Aztec Motel

3.5-star Suburban motel near The Square
This smoke-free motel features an outdoor pool, a snack bar/deli and a business centre. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and free airport drop-off are also provided. Other amenities include concierge services, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free local calls. Guests will appreciate conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, while flat-screen TVs with digital channels and Netflix provide a bit of entertainment.
Aztec Motel offers 16 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels and Netflix. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

This Palmerston North motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Children aged under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

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
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks and gloves available
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 uncovered self-parking on site
  • Free drop-off airport shuttle from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee weekdays 7:00 AM–noon: NZD 10-25 for adults and NZD 10-25 for children

Things to do

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Children's games
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Trampoline

Conveniences

  • No lifts
  • Reception hall

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels
  • Netflix

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Microwave
  • Paper towels
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free local calls
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laundry detergent
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 20

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival 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)

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 10 and NZD 25 for adults, and NZD 10 and NZD 25 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, 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, 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, debit cards and cash
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and window guards

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision

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

Best Western Aztec
Best Western Aztec Motel
Best Western Aztec Motel Palmerston North
Best Western Aztec Palmerston North
Aztec Motel Palmerston North
Aztec Palmerston North
Aztec Motel Motel
Aztec Motel Palmerston North
Aztec Motel Motel Palmerston North

Frequently asked questions

Does Aztec Motel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
How much does it cost to stay at Aztec Motel?
As of 11 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Aztec Motel on 15 Apr 2021 start from NZ$145, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Aztec Motel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Aztec Motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Aztec Motel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Aztec Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Does Aztec Motel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free shuttle from the hotel to the airport that runs from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM (available on request).
Where is Aztec Motel located?
Situated near the airport, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of The Square, New Zealand Rugby Museum and Te Manawa. Arena Manawatu and Victoria Esplanade are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 47 out of 97 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 38 out of 97 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 8 out of 97 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 97 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 97 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great motel, close to town and the Hospital
This is a lovely motel with a nice pool, situated between the hospital and the centre of town. It was great value for money, very clean and tidy and I would stay there again.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
More than Adequate.
simple but clean and in a handy location if you were visiting the hospital or birthing centre. Rooms are spacious aand warm and perfect for a quick stay.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Just how handy it was, to the hospital, and the city.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Spacious, modern, well maintained units, parking right outside your door. I stayed here 30yrs ago and they have kept up a modern standard, will stay again if in Palmy.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

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