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Premium bedding, minibar, free cots/infant beds, rollaway beds
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Premium bedding, minibar, free cots/infant beds, rollaway beds
Premium bedding, minibar, free cots/infant beds, rollaway beds

Guest reviews

3.9 out of 5 Good
74 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning
Kitchen
Laundry
Room service

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationRangaroa Domain9 min walk
Popular LocationTaumarunui Domain14 min walk
Popular LocationTaumarunui Golf Course3 min drive

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  • Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (villa)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • River view
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsStandard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (villa)
  • Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Studio Twin)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 8 sq m
    • River view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Studio Twin)
  • Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (King Studio)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 8 sq m
    • River view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (King Studio)

About this area

Taumarunui

Next to a golf course, Kelly's Riverside Motel is in a walkable area with good shopping. While the natural beauty of Rangaroa Domain and Taumarunui Domain can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can head to Taumarunui Golf Course.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Rangaroa Domain - 9 min walk
  • Taumarunui Domain - 14 min walk
  • Taumarunui Golf Course - 3 min drive
  • Ohinetonga Scenic Reserve - 17 min drive
  • Whakapapa and Whanganui River Confluence - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 87 min drive

About this property

Kelly's Riverside Motel

3-star motel in Taumarunui with free parking
Along with laundry facilities, this motel has express check-in and express check-out. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden and a picnic area. All 10 rooms feature kitchens with fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LED TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service (during limited hours) and premium bedding.
Kelly's Riverside Motel offers 10 forms of accommodation with minibars and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 3-star motel has kitchens with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Taumarunui motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 9:30 PM
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10:30 PM
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 8 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

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 50 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.

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50 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

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details 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

Kelly's Motel Taumarunui
Kelly's Motel
Kelly's Taumarunui
Kelly's Riverside Motel Motel
Kelly's Riverside Motel Taumarunui
Kelly's Riverside Motel Motel Taumarunui

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Kelly's Riverside Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Kelly's Riverside Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Kelly's Riverside Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Kelly's Riverside Motel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Kelly's Riverside Motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Kelly's Riverside Motel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 9:30 PM.
What time is check-out at Kelly's Riverside Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Kelly's Riverside Motel located?
Situated in Taumarunui, this golf motel is within a 15-minute walk of Rangaroa Domain and Taumarunui Domain. Taumarunui Golf Course is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.
3.9
Good
74 reviews
5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice motel, easy access, tidy and clean, bit outdated amenities, but still good value for money.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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xcellent Stay
Amazing, work trip and all was good.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Comfortable but tired; in need of a refurbishment
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Just what we needed.
Very nice place to stay aftee a long day riding. Very friendly people & super comfy beds. Tiwn & food very convenient couple of minutes walk. Will be staying again.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

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