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Overview of Astral Motel

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Garden
Desk, blackout curtains, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
TV
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Desk, blackout curtains, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Astral Motel

3 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSarjeant Gallery18 min walk
    Popular LocationQueens Park18 min walk
    Popular LocationWhanganui Museum18 min walk
    AirportWhanganui (WAG)11 min drive

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  • Family Studio Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen, Garden Area

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 41 sq m
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Double Beds and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsFamily Studio Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen, Garden Area
  • Standard Studio, Kitchen (Spacious )

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsStandard Studio, Kitchen (Spacious )
  • Comfortable Studio

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsComfortable Studio

About this area

Whanganui

Located in Whanganui, Astral Motel is in the city centre and on the waterfront. Whanganui Museum and Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Watt Fountain and Memorial Tower. Durie Hill Elevator and Ward Observatory are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Moutoa Gardens - 17 min walk
  • Sarjeant Gallery - 18 min walk
  • Queens Park - 18 min walk
  • Whanganui Museum - 18 min walk
  • Ward Observatory - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportWhanganui (WAG) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Parnells Cafe - 14 min walk
  • Tokyo Roll Black - 16 min walk
  • Pita Pit - 17 min walk
  • Jabee Kebabs - 18 min walk
  • Cafe Anatolia - 18 min walk

About this property

Astral Motel

Rivewalk motel in Whanganui with free parking
Along with concierge services, this motel has laundry facilities and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance and a garden. All 15 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like sitting areas and fridges.
Astral Motel offers 15 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free newspapers and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Televisions come with satellite channels. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
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

  • Free extended parking on site
  • Airport shuttle available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM: NZD 16 for adults and NZD 16 for children
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Trampoline

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

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
  • In-room accessibility

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 25 per accommodation, per stay

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

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.

  • Fee for English breakfast: NZD 16 for adults and NZD 16 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NZD 25 per accommodation, per stay

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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

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

Astral Motel
Astral Motel Wanganui
Astral Wanganui
Motel Astral
Astral Motel Whanganui
Astral Whanganui
Astral Motel Motel
Astral Motel Whanganui
Astral Motel Motel Whanganui

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Astral Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Astral Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Astral Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Astral Motel?
As of 16 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Astral Motel on 17 Jan 2021 start from NZ$95, 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 Astral Motel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of NZD 25 per accommodation, per stay.
How much is parking at Astral Motel?
Self-parking and extended parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Astral Motel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Astral Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Astral Motel located?
Located in the heart of Whanganui, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Moutoa Gardens, Sarjeant Gallery and Queens Park. Whanganui Museum and Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum are also within 1 mile (2 km).
3.9
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 67 out of 194 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 74 out of 194 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 27 out of 194 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 16 out of 194 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 10 out of 194 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with pets
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Astral motel is my go to as it is very clean and comfortable. Also lovely people in management and cleaning team.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
We only stayed for one night and found the place easy to find, close to Kowhai park which my daughter loves. Town was only a 20 min walk and had get attractions along the way. Apart from that the hotel meet all our expectations and would stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities
The front ranch slider door needs new rollers The door handle is very loose The door into the kitchen sink area is off its railing and unstable The 3pin wall socket by the bed is broken
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Grab a great rate!
Very conveniently located motel with a terrific wee Thai takeaway close by too. Very nice manager and a great price
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very obliging host. Good amenities, situation,car parking etc.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

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