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Boulcott Lodge
4 out of 5
615 High Street, Boulcott, Lower Hutt
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$206 per night from 4 Dec. to 5 Dec.

Located in the heart of Lower Hutt, this motel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Westpac Stadium, Old St Paul's and Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station). Beehive ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (224 reviews)

"Comfortable rooms and nice quite lodge. Plenty of parking on-site. Staff were friendly and it close to a supermarket and some shops. Housekeeping was not bad but the only thing I noticed was they don’t vaccum the carpet so it was a bit dirty - not great for my toddler. But otherwise we very much ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov. 2020

Boulcott Lodge
Foreshore Motor Lodge
3 out of 5
Cnr Esplanade & Nelson St, Petone, Lower Hutt
Free cancellation
The price is NZ$155 per night from 3 Dec. to 4 Dec.

Located in Petone, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Petone Foreshore and within 3 miles (5 km) of Dowse Art Museum and Queensgate Shopping Centre. Matiu - ...

4.2/5Very Good! (247 reviews)

"Comfortable quiet motel close to Petone Main Street"…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct. 2020

Foreshore Motor Lodge
Bella Vista Motel Wellington
4 out of 5
302-304 Evans Bay Parade, Wellington
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$171 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.

Located in the heart of Wellington, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Mount Victoria Lookout, Oriental Bay Beach and Basin Reserve. Wellington Zoo and Courtenay ...

4.4/5Excellent! (218 reviews)

"Excellent Clean & Tidy as expected with Bella Vista. Friendly hosts."…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep. 2020

Bella Vista Motel Wellington
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Marksman Motor Inn
3 out of 5
40 Sussex Street, Mount Cook, Wellington
The price is NZ$110 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Located in the heart of Wellington, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Basin Reserve and Wellington Central Business District. Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) ...

4/5Very Good! (245 reviews)

"Pleasant staff. Great daily servicing, very clean."…"

Reviewed on 24 Sep. 2020

Marksman Motor Inn
BKs Premier Motel Esplanade
4 out of 5
7 Tory St, Lower Hutt
The price is NZ$189 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Located in Petone, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Petone Foreshore and within 3 miles (5 km) of Dowse Art Museum and Queensgate Shopping Centre. Maori Treasures ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (364 reviews)

"Very nice. No surprises. Comfy . Close to everything. Nice view. Excellent spa. Clean and tidy. Friendly staff. Would definitely stay again"…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug. 2020

BKs Premier Motel Esplanade
Champers Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
6-10 Pharazyn Street, Lower Hutt
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$172 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.

Situated in the shopping district, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Dowse Art Museum, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Westpac Stadium and Interislander Ferry Terminal. ...

4.1/5Very Good! (111 reviews)

"Lovely place. Friendly people and nice rooms. Easy to find and close to town."…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug. 2020

Champers Motor Inn
Halswell Lodge - Motel
3 out of 5
21 Kent Terrace, Courtenay Place, Wellington
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$99 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.

Located in Te Aro, this motel is steps away from Embassy Theatre and Wellington Central Business District. Wellington Waterfront and Courtenay Place are also ...

3.2/5 (288 reviews)

"After reading reviews I was pleasantly surprised with the room standard. It was clean and tidy and great location."…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug. 2020

Halswell Lodge - Motel
Apollo Lodge Motel
4 out of 5
49 Majoribanks Street, Wellington
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$164 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Located in the heart of Wellington, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Waterfront. Te Papa (Museum of ...

4.3/5Excellent! (665 reviews)

"The Apollo Lodge is very well situated in Wellington CBD and no car is necessary it is within walking distance of all the main shops and restaurants whatever your choice is. Staff very friendly and cleanliness is very good. My Husband and 22yr old daughter and I were very happy here and this is the ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2020

Apollo Lodge Motel
Totara Lodge
3 out of 5
68 Ararino Street, Trentham, Upper Hutt
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$150 per night from 4 Dec. to 5 Dec.

Situated in Upper Hutt, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Trentham Racecourse and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Maidstone Park. Queensgate Shopping Centre and Maori ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (281 reviews)

"Really nice apartment and spotlessly clean. Bar and restaurant also good."…"

Reviewed on 20 Nov. 2020

Totara Lodge
Airport Motor Lodge
3.5 out of 5
Corner of Broadway and Hobart Street, Miramar, Wellington
The price is NZ$160 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of The Weta Cave, Ataturk Memorial and Wellington Zoo. Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and Westpac ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (588 reviews)
ut by the airport

"We arrived late off the Picton ferry and the manager soon appeared and gave us a most friendly welcome. The room itself was well designed, unlike the majority of motel rooms. There were no protruding bits of Ill-advised joinery to bang your head on, the heat pump worked brilliantly and the place ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug. 2020

Airport Motor Lodge
Bucket Tree Lodge
2.5 out of 5
1 Boscobel Lane, Tawa, Wellington
The price is NZ$181 per night from 2 Dec. to 3 Dec.

Located in the suburbs, this family-friendly motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture, Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) and ...

3.8/5Good! (37 reviews)

"Its charming, clean and really really lovely. Hostess Lyn friendly and helpful soul. Loved my one night at Bucket Tree Lodge."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Bucket Tree Lodge
Dupont Executive Motels
4.5 out of 5
95 Hutt Road, Petone, Lower Hutt
The price is NZ$149 per night from 3 Dec. to 4 Dec.

Located in Petone, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Petone Foreshore and within 3 miles (5 km) of Queensgate Shopping Centre and Maori Treasures. Interislander ...

3.4/5Good! (211 reviews)

"Water pressure a bit low, and water don’t drain very fast meaning the sink can over flow"…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct. 2020

Dupont Executive Motels
Newlands Court Motel
3 out of 5
96 Newlands road, Newlands
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$150 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Situated in Newlands, this motel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Interislander Ferry Terminal, Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and Westpac Stadium. Wellington Waterfront ...

3.5/5Good! (63 reviews)

"My partner and I, as well as my little sister and her partner enjoyed our stay very much. We loved the space in the room, the space in the bathroom. The tidiness of the room and how amazing the shower was. The only thing that i was sad about, was expecting a spa in our room like the picture. I then ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct. 2020

Newlands Court Motel
Amethyst Court Motorlodge
3 out of 5
5 Titahi Bay Road, Porirua
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$166 per night from 3 Dec. to 4 Dec.

Located in the heart of Porirua, this motel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture and within 12 miles (20 km) of Interislander Ferry Terminal ...

4.3/5Excellent! (195 reviews)

"Handy central Road appearance could be better Rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2020

Amethyst Court Motorlodge
Capital Gateway Motor Inn
4 out of 5
1 Newlands Road, Newlands
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$207 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Interislander Ferry Terminal, Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and Westpac Stadium. Wellington ...

4.1/5Very Good! (125 reviews)

"Reception contacted us to advise on Covid19 condition while staying at motel and to check if we wanted to order room service."…"

Reviewed on 6 May 2020

Capital Gateway Motor Inn
ASURE 83 By the Sea Motor Lodge
3.5 out of 5
83 The Esplanade, Lower Hutt
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$159 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Located in Petone, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Petone Foreshore and within 3 miles (5 km) of Dowse Art Museum and Matiu - Somes Island. Queensgate Shopping ...

4.3/5Excellent! (163 reviews)

"It was very clean and well supplied with tea,coffee and milk"…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct. 2020

ASURE 83 By the Sea Motor Lodge
Adelaide Motel
2.5 out of 5
209 - 211 Adelaide Road, Wellington
The price is NZ$170 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Basin Reserve, Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Zoo. Te Papa (Museum of New ...

3.6/5Good! (214 reviews)

"Great location to Wellington hospital. Nice clean room . Good valve for money"…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2020

Adelaide Motel
Victoria Court Motor Lodge
4 out of 5
201 Victoria Street, Wellington
The price is NZ$170 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.

Located in Te Aro, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District and Cuba Street Mall. Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and Wellington ...

4.2/5Very Good! (443 reviews)

"Good quiet location that is easy walking distance to shopping and food."…"

Reviewed on 9 Jul. 2020

Victoria Court Motor Lodge
Aotea Lodge
3 out of 5
65 Whitford Brown Ave, Porirua, Porirua
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Situated in Porirua, this motel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Pataka Museum of Arts and Culture and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Plimmerton Beach. Interislander Ferry Terminal ...

3.7/5Good! (97 reviews)
Spacious and comfortable

"Manager was helpful when we needed to check in late. Exact instructions were provided and we had no issues finding the room. Wifi was non"…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb. 2020

Aotea Lodge
Green Gables Motel
3 out of 5
560 High Street, Boulcott, Lower Hutt
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$183 per night from 7 Dec. to 8 Dec.

Situated in Lower Hutt, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Queensgate Shopping Centre and Dowse Art Museum. Maori Treasures is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away. Lower ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (52 reviews)

"clean and comfortable ,close to the Hospital , town centre and restaurants ."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug. 2020

Green Gables Motel
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Rydges Wellington

Rydges Wellington

4.5 out of 5
75 Featherston St, Wellington
The price is NZ$161 per night from 20 Dec. to 21 Dec.
4.2/5Excellent! (1,187 reviews)

"The room was clean, including the bedding appearing fresh. Sufficient tea and coffee supplies."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov. 2020

Rydges Wellington
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

4.5 out of 5
147 The Terrace, Wellington
The price is NZ$104 per night from 28 Dec. to 29 Dec.
4.2/5Very Good! (1,173 reviews)

"Great location - really close to everything. Great bar and restaurant area. Excellent buffet breakfast. Room was a bit tired by clean and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov. 2020

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
Boulcott Suites

Boulcott Suites

5 out of 5
5 O'Reily Ave, Wellington
The price is NZ$182 per night from 13 Dec. to 14 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,594 reviews)

"Great location and friendly, very helpful staff. The rooms are well equipped and the beds are comfortable. It is, however, well worth knowing that some rooms hear noise from nearby bars until late at weekends. Best to ask for a quiet room if you aren't going out yourself and need some decent sleep. ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct. 2020

Boulcott Suites
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Wellington?
As you’ll save on your room, you can enjoy more of the attractions in Wellington. Not-to-be-missed sights include Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand), Interislander Ferry Terminal and TSB Bank Arena.
What's it like to stay in a motel?
Motel properties often offer free parking, and many also include an outdoor pool. Often one or two storeys high, motel properties usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the car park. The first motels popped up in the 1920s as a place to stay for the weary traveller driving along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Wellington?
Marksman Motor Inn: Stay within a 5-minute drive of Wellington Waterfront and Courtenay Place. Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Midway Pacifica Lodge: Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities such as washer and dryer. It’s located within a short 10-minute drive of Westpac Stadium. Foreshore Motor Lodge: Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Stay within a 10-minute drive of Westpac Stadium and Botanic Gardens. Apollo Lodge Motel: You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and Wellington Waterfront. Free WiFi, free parking and laundry facilities are available during your stay. Halswell Lodge - Motel: Stay within a 5-minute drive of Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and Wellington Waterfront. Enjoy access to the free WiFi, parking and laundry facilities.
How many motels will I be able to find in Wellington?
Take your pick from 19 affordable motels in Wellington.
What can I do in Wellington?
While you’re sightseeing, explore the fascinating museums or simply enjoy the charming cafes. Visitors to Wellington speak highly of its shops, waterfront and gardens. Some popular places to visit include Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand), Interislander Ferry Terminal and TSB Bank Arena. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Botanic Gardens, Zealandia and Mount Victoria Lookout. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Wellington Zoo, The Weta Cave and Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station).
What's the weather like in Wellington?
Weather can make or break a road trip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Wellington to help you plan yours: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 10°C. Average annual precipitation for Wellington is 993 inches.
What are my options for getting around Wellington while staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Wellington to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.), which is located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) away. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Paraparaumu (PPQ), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to explore more sights.

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