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Overview of Grand Hotel Wanganui

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Terrace/patio
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi

Grand Hotel Wanganui

3 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services
  • Bar

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSarjeant Gallery8 min walk
    Popular LocationWhanganui Museum8 min walk
    Popular LocationWard Observatory12 min walk
    AirportWhanganui (WAG)9 min drive

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  • Queen Room with Balcony

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsQueen Room with Balcony
  • Double Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed OR 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room
  • Twin Room

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 21 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Single Bed
    More detailsTwin Room
  • Double or Twin Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsDouble or Twin Room

About this area

Whanganui

Grand Hotel Wanganui is located in Whanganui. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Watt Fountain and Virginia Lake, while Whanganui Museum and Sarjeant Gallery are cultural highlights. Don't miss out on a visit to Durie Hill Elevator. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Watt Fountain - 7 min walk
  • Sarjeant Gallery - 8 min walk
  • Queens Park - 8 min walk
  • Whanganui Museum - 8 min walk
  • Ward Observatory - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • AirportWhanganui (WAG) - 9 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pita Pit - 3 min walk
  • Tokyo Roll Black - 4 min walk
  • Japanese Kitchen WA - 4 min walk
  • Rutland Arms - 7 min walk
  • Rutland Arms Inn - 7 min walk
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About this property

Grand Hotel Wanganui

3-star hotel near Watt Fountain
2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, conference space and dry cleaning. All 55 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs. Other amenities available to guests include room service (during limited hours), safes and showers.
Grand Hotel Wanganui offers 55 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. 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 on site

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–11:00 AM: NZD 11-20 for adults and NZD 8-9 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Guests will receive lockbox information

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 20.0 per night

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 11 and NZD 20 for adults, and NZD 8 and NZD 9 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 20.0 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

National rating

This Hotel property has been rated 3 stars.

Property is also known as

Grand Hotel Wanganui
Grand Wanganui
Grand Hotel Wanganui Whanganui
Grand Wanganui Whanganui
Grand Hotel Wanganui Hotel
Grand Hotel Wanganui Whanganui
Grand Hotel Wanganui Hotel Whanganui

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Grand Hotel Wanganui and receive a full refund?
Yes, Grand Hotel Wanganui offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Grand Hotel Wanganui cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Grand Hotel Wanganui?
As of 25 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Grand Hotel Wanganui on 26 Jan 2021 start from NZ$110, 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 Grand Hotel Wanganui pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Grand Hotel Wanganui?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Grand Hotel Wanganui?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Grand Hotel Wanganui?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is Grand Hotel Wanganui located?
Situated in Whanganui, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Watt Fountain, Sarjeant Gallery and Whanganui Museum. Durie Hill Elevator and Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum are also within 15 minutes.
3.9
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 100 out of 373 reviews
5 - Excellent 27%
Rating 4 - Good. 171 out of 373 reviews
4 - Good 46%
Rating 3 - Okay. 68 out of 373 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 29 out of 373 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 373 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.6/5

Amenities

3.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
The atmosphere is quite lovely and staff aim to please. The room while clean was very outdated, with not even a reasonable amount of hot water/pressure with the shower. We did feel secure and nice to have the breakfast facility on site.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Grand Hotel was just that - a grand ol’ girl from years gone by. Still in reasonable condition with good food in the bar.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Our room which appeared to be fairly modern had all we needed for a short stay
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

2/5 Poor

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It has gone down in room cleaning. shower was discusting
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities
It was comfortable. met requirements. Unfortunately there was some takeaway Asian food in two containers outside a room on a table near my room that was there when we arrived on Friday night and still there leaking out of the container when we left Sunday morning. Not a good look......
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

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