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Grand Hotel Wanganui
3 out of 5
4.1 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$110 per night from 21 Jan. to 22 Jan.
3.9/5Good! (372 reviews)

"The Grand Hotel was just that - a grand ol’ girl from years gone by. Still in reasonable condition with good food in the bar."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan. 2021

Grand Hotel Wanganui
Gateway Motor Lodge Wanganui
4 out of 5
3 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$120 per night from 21 Jan. to 22 Jan.
4.4/5Wonderful! (142 reviews)

"It was clean and tidy. Well located and parking was on site. All facilities and amenities were up to scratch. We did not like the attitude of the staff in the hotel. We found them quite rude and abrasive. Otherwise, it was good."…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan. 2021

Gateway Motor Lodge Wanganui
Anndion Lodge Motel and Function Centre
3.5 out of 5
6 km from South Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$91 per night from 21 Jan. to 22 Jan.
4.2/5Very Good! (90 reviews)

"Nice and quiet and opposite the river. Accommodation dated but good value for money and staff friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2021

Anndion Lodge Motel and Function Centre
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Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui
3 out of 5
4.4 km from South Beach
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The price is NZ$116 per night from 21 Jan. to 22 Jan.
3.9/5Good! (259 reviews)

"Liked the location, walking distance to shops & supermarkets nxt door & across the road. Quiet location of room however could do with a refurbishment."…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep. 2020

Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui
Aotea Motor Lodge
4.5 out of 5
4.4 km from South Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$176 per night from 24 Jan. to 25 Jan.
4.5/5Wonderful! (284 reviews)

"Very clean and comfortable. Good location. Would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jan. 2021

Aotea Motor Lodge
BK's Magnolia Motor Lodge
4 out of 5
4.2 km from South Beach
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4.5/5Wonderful! (248 reviews)

"Nice motel close to the centre of town. Friendly check in/out staff. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan. 2021

BK's Magnolia Motor Lodge
Whanganui Seaside Holiday Park
3 out of 5
3.2 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$61 per night from 15 Feb. to 16 Feb.
4.1/5Very Good! (70 reviews)
Driftwood Cottage

"I stayed in the little Driftwood Cottage (Cabin)which was charming! Very comfortable bed and pillows. There was no wind to blow through the gaps in the groovy stable door luckily. Toilets and showers are newly refurbished and are beautifully clean. The communal facilities looked spacious, and the ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct. 2020

Whanganui Seaside Holiday Park
Astral Motel
3 out of 5
5.2 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$95 per night from 21 Jan. to 22 Jan.
3.9/5Good! (194 reviews)

"Astral motel is my go to as it is very clean and comfortable. Also lovely people in management and cleaning team."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan. 2021

Astral Motel
151 on London Motel
4.5 out of 5
4.3 km from South Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$157 per night from 28 Jan. to 29 Jan.
4.4/5Wonderful! (209 reviews)

"Well appointed facility with cafe onsite. On the main road to Taranaki so can be a bit noisy with trucks from time to time but would happily stay again."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2021

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Burwood Manor Motel
2.5 out of 5
4.5 km from South Beach
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The price is NZ$108 per night from 25 Jan. to 26 Jan.
4.2/5Excellent! (98 reviews)

"Looks a little dated on the outside, we were stoked with our room. Very comfy beds, nice big shower and good water pressure. The staff were awesome!! We would not hesitate staying here again."…"

Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2021

Burwood Manor Motel
Riverside Motel
3.5 out of 5
4.9 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$103 per night from 26 Jan. to 27 Jan.
4.3/5Excellent! (152 reviews)

"Really friendly hosts, thank you so much for an awesome stay. 👌 Would be perfect if a spa or pool were available. 👍"…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec. 2020

Riverside Motel
Bignell Street Motel
2.5 out of 5
1.7 km from South Beach
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1.6/5 (18 reviews)

"Smells from gigarets in the room In the bed sperm Lat of notice in the night"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

Bignell Street Motel
Kokako Lodge Wanganui
2 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$185 per night from 25 Jan. to 26 Jan.
4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
Fab

"Fab"…"

Reviewed on 25 Dec. 2019

Kokako Lodge Wanganui
Riverview Motel
3.5 out of 5
4.8 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$115 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.
4.3/5Excellent! (193 reviews)

"Old style motel, but very clean, pleasant staff, my husband wanted to watch rugby and was not working to start with so we were given a different room. Short walk to city. Enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct. 2020

Riverview Motel
Fiesta Court Motel
3.5 out of 5
3 km from South Beach
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$157 per night from 21 Jan. to 22 Jan.
4.1/5Very Good! (12 reviews)

"The place was beautifully quiet! I slept pretty well considering the beds need updating"…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Fiesta Court Motel
Asure Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge
3.5 out of 5
3.8 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$139 per night from 28 Jan. to 29 Jan.
4.7/5Exceptional! (120 reviews)

"Happy with our stay, we have everything we need and comfortable stay"…"

Reviewed on 9 Jan. 2021

Asure Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge
The Rutland Arms Inn
4 out of 5
4.3 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$160 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.
4.5/5Wonderful! (174 reviews)

"The hotel is clean, friendly and warm staffs, hotel is central in town. will definitely book for this hotel again."…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec. 2020

The Rutland Arms Inn
Historic Seaside Cottage
3.4 km from South Beach
The price is NZ$146 per night from 25 Jan. to 26 Jan.
4.3/5Excellent! (22 reviews)
A taste of rustic living

"Shame the previous people staying took the key with them, without the owners knowing. However, the problem was solved after about an hour and owners were helpful and responsive."…"

Reviewed on 20 Dec. 2020

Historic Seaside Cottage
Raceway Motel
3 out of 5
3.6 km from South Beach
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4.5/5Wonderful! (24 reviews)

"Nice hosts, noisey other tenants staying while i was there.. Shared balcony didnt help."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2019

Raceway Motel
Te Awa Motel
3 out of 5
3.7 km from South Beach
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4.5/5Wonderful! (107 reviews)
Great stay

"Great stay at Awa Motel again. Friendly staff, bed was so comfy, room clean and tidy, powerful shower."…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct. 2020

Te Awa Motel
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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around South Beach?
South Beach is located in Whanganui. This budget-friendly area is known for its stunning river views. You’ll find 48 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
What's the best hotel to stay close to South Beach?
Grand Hotel Wanganui is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 3-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and 2 bars. It’s located 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from South Beach. Other good options within a few miles include Anndion Lodge Motel and Function Centre and Gateway Motor Lodge Wanganui.
How many hotels can I expect to find near South Beach?
Expedia has 48 hotels and other accommodation options a few miles from South Beach.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near South Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in South Beach.
What can I see and do near South Beach?
You’ll want to browse the exhibits at Whanganui Museum and Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum. Learn about local history at Watt Fountain and Memorial Tower. You might spend a leisurely day outdoors at Queens Park and Moutoa Gardens.

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