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Overview of Drovers Motor Inn

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In-room safe, individually furnished, laptop workspace
In-room safe, individually furnished, laptop workspace
In-room safe, individually furnished, laptop workspace
In-room safe, individually furnished, laptop workspace
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Drovers Motor Inn

4 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationThe Square2 min drive
    Popular LocationPalmerston North Convention Centre5 min drive
    Popular LocationCity Library5 min drive
    AirportPalmerston North (PMR-Palmerston North Intl.)6 min drive

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  • One Bedroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Two Bedroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 112 sq m
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 King Bed and 3 Single Beds
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  • Executive Studio

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Palmerston North

Located in Palmerston North, Drovers Motor Inn is in the city centre. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Victoria Esplanade, while Te Manawa and New Zealand Rugby Museum are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Arena Manawatu.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • The Square - 2 min drive
  • Centrepoint Theatre - 5 min drive
  • Palmerston North Convention Centre - 5 min drive
  • City Library - 5 min drive
  • Te Manawa - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Palmerston North (PMR-Palmerston North Intl.) - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cafe Brie - 12 min walk
  • Nero Restaurant - 16 min walk
  • Aberdeen - 16 min walk
  • Saigon Corner NZ - 17 min walk
  • Joe's Garage - 17 min walk

About this property

Drovers Motor Inn

4-star motel near The Square
Laundry facilities, a garden and barbecues are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas and a free airport shuttle are also provided. All 19 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. Guests will appreciate conveniences such as sitting areas and fridges, while LCD TVs with satellite channels and Netflix provide a bit of entertainment.
Drovers Motor Inn offers 19 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and a safe. This individually furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Palmerston North motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels and Netflix. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
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

  • No on-site parking available
  • Free return airport shuttle from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–9:00 AM: NZD 16-20 for adults and NZD 16-20 for children

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • 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
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • iPod dock
  • Netflix
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Toaster

More

  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 1 PM - 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 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 8:00 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)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25.0 per night.
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.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 16 and NZD 20 for adults, and NZD 16 and NZD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.0 per night

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
No on-site parking is available
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, 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.

Property is also known as

Drovers Motor Inn Palmerston North
Drovers Motor Inn
Drovers Motor Palmerston North
Drovers Motor
Drovers Motor Inn Motel
Drovers Motor Inn Palmerston North
Drovers Motor Inn Motel Palmerston North

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Drovers Motor Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, Drovers Motor Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Drovers Motor Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Drovers Motor Inn?
As of 5 Mar 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Drovers Motor Inn on 7 Mar 2021 start from NZ$155, 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 Drovers Motor Inn pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Drovers Motor Inn?
This motel doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Drovers Motor Inn?
Check-in is from 1 PM - 8 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Drovers Motor Inn?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does Drovers Motor Inn provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle that runs from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM (available on request).
Where is Drovers Motor Inn located?
Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of The Square and City Library. Te Manawa and New Zealand Rugby Museum are also within 2 mi (3 km).
4.6
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 146 out of 221 reviews
5 - Excellent 66%
Rating 4 - Good. 65 out of 221 reviews
4 - Good 29%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 221 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 221 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 221 reviews
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4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Easily accessible, quiet and close to town. Great personal service.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2021

4/5 Good

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Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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This is a lovely spacious modern motel. Everything you could need, spotlessly clean. Good location, very comfortable bed, very friendly staff, just across the road from a restaurant and take-aways. Good TV and very comfortable easy chairs.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller
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The rooms were great clean and staff friendly. Got in late but no problems central great location.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great service and lovely rooms! Highly recommend, close to city centre
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

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