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Featured Motels in Palmerston North

Aspree Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
700 Main Street, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$135 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Situated in Palmerston North, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from The Square and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Massey University. City Library and Te Manawa are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (379 reviews)

"Nice place to stay, the current female managers were very rude and disrespectful to us and also to the lovely older gentlemen who is taking over as manager of the motel. Didn’t want to help us at all and always staring at us. Very very rude, the place will be so much better without the 2 woman."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2021

Aspree Motor Inn
Cornwall Motor Lodge
4 out of 5
101 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$163 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from The Square and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Massey University. City Library and Te Manawa ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (578 reviews)

"Very large rooms with open air sliding doors. Clean and tidy, central location"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan. 2021

Cornwall Motor Lodge
Carramar Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
45 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$145 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Situated in the shopping district, this motel is within 3 miles (5 km) of City Library, The Square and New Zealand Rugby Museum. Te Manawa and Arena Manawatu ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (247 reviews)

"Lovely friendly service with plenty of room for the family."…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct. 2020

Carramar Motor Inn
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Hacienda Motor Lodge
4.5 out of 5
27 Victoria Avenue, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$155 per night from 1 Apr. to 2 Apr.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this golf motel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from City Library and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Massey University. The Square and Te ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (158 reviews)
Value for money

"It’s amazing with the space of the room and a comfy bed and sofa, but think the structure or material used was not that good as can clearly overheard next door whatever they were doing"…"

Reviewed on 6 Nov. 2020

Hacienda Motor Lodge
Fitzherbert Castle Motel
3.5 out of 5
124 Fitzherbert Ave, West End, Palmerston North, Manawatu
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$130 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from The Square and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Massey University. City Library and Te Manawa ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (264 reviews)

"Huge rooms, comfortable bed. Very convenient location"…"

Reviewed on 14 Feb. 2021

Fitzherbert Castle Motel
Kiwi Studios Motel
3.5 out of 5
107 Broadway Ave, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$138 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from City Library and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Massey University. The Square and Te Manawa ...

4.3/5Excellent! (353 reviews)
Shopping expo.

"Stay with my daughters and granddaughters (8) we were given 3 rooms and did not have to share beds.The gardens are so beautiful and the very short walk to shops simply the best. We will be return guests."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov. 2020

Kiwi Studios Motel
Legends Motel
3 out of 5
114 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$130 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.

Situated near the airport, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from The Square and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Massey University. City Library and Te Manawa are also within ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (161 reviews)

"Everything was beautiful we enjoyed legend motel keep up the good work 👍"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jan. 2021

Legends Motel
Alpha Motor Inn
3 out of 5
31 Victoria Avenue, Palmerston North, Manawatu
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$122 per night from 10 Mar. to 11 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from City Library and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Massey University. The Square and Te Manawa ...

4.2/5Very Good! (172 reviews)

"Staff were very helpful,and would stay there again if we went to palmerston nth. T F Sayles"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2021

Alpha Motor Inn
BKs Premier Motel Palmerston North
5 out of 5
102 Cuba Street, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$178 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from New Zealand Rugby Museum and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Massey University. Arena Manawatu ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (275 reviews)

"Friendly staff, clean, coffee pods in your room, excellent security and central located with parking. Will definitely be back"…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct. 2020

BKs Premier Motel Palmerston North
Avenue Motel Palmerston North
4 out of 5
116 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$130 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Situated in Palmerston North, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from The Square and 2 mi (3.3 km) from Massey University. Te Manawa and City Library are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (142 reviews)

"We had a nice quiet room. All facilities provided. Very clean."…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct. 2020

Avenue Motel Palmerston North
Awatea Park Motel
3 out of 5
243 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui
The price is NZ$116 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Situated in Palmerston North, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Victoria Esplanade and 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Massey University. The Square and City Library are ...

4/5Very Good! (11 reviews)

"The motel was good value for money, close to Massey University (5 minutes by car) and close to central city (2 minutes by car). Although the room was dated, it was clean and had access to a park behind the room."…"

Reviewed on 8 Dec. 2020

Awatea Park Motel
Aubyn Court Spa Motel
4 out of 5
360 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$160 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from The Square and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Massey University. City Library and Te Manawa ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (496 reviews)

"Easy check in Clean Found inside decor very austere. Overhead lights felt like spotlightt"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jan. 2021

Aubyn Court Spa Motel
Fitzherbert Regency Motor Lodge
4 out of 5
250 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$149 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Victoria Esplanade, The Square and City Library. Te Manawa and Massey University ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (186 reviews)

"Great location, close to town, off street parking. Clean facilities, friendly hosts"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb. 2021

Fitzherbert Regency Motor Lodge
Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre
4 out of 5
145 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$135 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this eco-friendly motel is within a 15-minute walk of The Square, City Library and Te Manawa. Victoria Esplanade and ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (291 reviews)

"Good position on a corner with entrances on to two streets. One block to Rosie O'Gradys pub which had excellent meals. Also just down the road are two supermarkets and a shopping mall. Our room was a good size and had a spa bath and a well equipped kitchen."…"

Reviewed on 31 Jan. 2021

Shadzz Motel & Conference Centre
Braemar Motor Lodge
4.5 out of 5
177 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$139 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of City Library, The Square and New Zealand Rugby Museum. Te Manawa and Arena Manawatu are also within ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (100 reviews)

"Immaculately clean, very comfortable bed, excellent hosts, well equipped unit."…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov. 2020

Braemar Motor Lodge
A'la Vista Motel
3.5 out of 5
171 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$130 per night from 8 Mar. to 9 Mar.

Situated in Palmerston North, this motel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Victoria Esplanade and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Massey University. The Square and City Library are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (257 reviews)

"Great customer service. Clean and spacious room and the family room had an awesome spa bath"…"

Reviewed on 30 Jul. 2020

A'la Vista Motel
Bella Vista Motel Palmerston North
4 out of 5
172 174 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$155 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Victoria Esplanade and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Massey University. The Square and City ...

4.3/5Excellent! (97 reviews)

"The owner being a old paranoid man, Never go back again or recommend this place to anybody else because of the ownerAnd the vinyl in the bathroom should not be polished as it becomes slippery being a commercial product it actually shouldn’t be down it’s not the right stuff and I work for the flooring ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb. 2020

Bella Vista Motel Palmerston North
ASURE Colonial Court Motel & Conference Centre
3.5 out of 5
305-307 Fitzherbert Avenue, Hokowhitu, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$125 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.

This family-friendly Palmerston North motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Victoria Esplanade, Massey University and The Square. Te Manawa and New Zealand Rugby Museum ...

4.3/5Excellent! (124 reviews)

"Excellent place to stay. Great value, super friendly staff with a shuttle sevice, at a small cost, to wherever you need to go. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb. 2021

ASURE Colonial Court Motel & Conference Centre
Harringtons Motor Lodge
4 out of 5
301 Fitzherbert Ave, Palmerston North
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$125 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.

Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this eco-friendly motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Victoria Esplanade and The Square. City Library and Te Manawa are ...

4.4/5Excellent! (182 reviews)

"Great facilities and kind staff. Very clean! Thank you for a great stay."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan. 2021

Harringtons Motor Lodge
Chancellor Motor Lodge & Conference Centre
4 out of 5
131 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$146 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.

Situated in the shopping district, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from The Square and 1.9 mi (3 km) from Massey University. City Library and Te Manawa are also ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (126 reviews)

"great service, great rooms, ideally located. We will use Chancellor again in future, and recommend to friends."…"

Reviewed on 14 Feb. 2021

Chancellor Motor Lodge & Conference Centre
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Aspree Motor Inn

Aspree Motor Inn

3.5 out of 5
700 Main Street, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$135 per night from 5 Mar. to 6 Mar.
4.5/5Wonderful! (379 reviews)

"Nice place to stay, the current female managers were very rude and disrespectful to us and also to the lovely older gentlemen who is taking over as manager of the motel. Didn’t want to help us at all and always staring at us. Very very rude, the place will be so much better without the 2 woman."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2021

Aspree Motor Inn
Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North

Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North

4 out of 5
110 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$115 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4/5Very Good! (984 reviews)

"No air conditioning in the rooms. A Dyson fan didn’t cut the mustard."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb. 2021

Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North
Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre

Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre

4 out of 5
175 Cuba Street, Palmerston North
The price is NZ$150 per night from 6 Mar. to 7 Mar.
4.3/5Excellent! (990 reviews)

"Stayed for 2 nights at Distinction. Rooms were tidy, clean and most of all - comfortable. Easy to find and central. Within walking distance to many eateries - both takeaway and sit down restaurants which was perfect for us as we had both of our children with us. Also a short 10min walk to PaknSave. ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Nov. 2020

Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Palmerston North?
If you’re having a hard time finding motels in Palmerston North, consider some of the motels we suggest around the area or let Expedia help you find something similar from more than 52 hotels and other lodging options. Simply use our search tools to filter by nightly room rate or money-saving amenities such as free parking and free airport transport.
What is a motel?
At most motels, you’re likely to find free parking and an outdoor pool. When you stay at a motel, you’ll often have access to your room directly from the car park. Introduced in the early 1950s, eye-catching neon signs enticed road-weary travellers, and you can see these today along the historic US Route 66.
What are the best motels in Palmerston North?
Aspree Motor Inn: Stay within a short 6-minute drive of Massey University. Enjoy the in-room kitchenette, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Drovers Motor Inn: Free WiFi and a free airport shuttle are available during your stay, along with room amenities such as microwave. It’s located within a short 6-minute drive of Massey University. Cornwall Motor Lodge: Enjoy the in-room kitchenette, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of Massey University. Fitzherbert Castle Motel: It’s located within a quick 4-minute drive of Massey University. Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities such as microwave. Aubyn Court Spa Motel: Stay within a quick 4-minute drive of Massey University. Enjoy access to the free WiFi, hot tub and laundry facilities.
How many motels can I expect to find in Palmerston North?
Choose from 31 motels in Palmerston North.
What can I do in Palmerston North?
In this walkable area, you can explore the spas and enjoy the cafes while you’re sightseeing. People visiting Palmerston North have good things to say about the theatre scene. Parks and outdoorsy places nearby include Victoria Esplanade and Manawatu Gorge. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions in the area: New Zealand Rugby Museum and Owlcatraz Native Bird and Wildlife Park. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: The Square, Arena Manawatu and City Library.
What's the weather like in Palmerston North?
Weather can make or break a road trip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Palmerston North to help you plan yours: The hottest months are usually February and January, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 9°C. Average annual precipitation for Palmerston North is 1015 inches.
What are my options for getting around Palmerston North while staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Palmerston North to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Palmerston North (PMR-Palmerston North Intl.), which is located 2 mi (3.3 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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