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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Midtown Motor Inn

3.5 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking available
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWhanganui Museum14 min walk
    Popular LocationSarjeant Gallery16 min walk
    Popular LocationWard Observatory3 min drive
    AirportWhanganui (WAG)10 min drive

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Standard Room, Non Smoking (Studio Unit)

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

Standard Room, Non Smoking (Access Unit)

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (SCU Familly-1st Floor)

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Beds and 2 Single Beds

Family Room, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Spacious Family Unit)

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Beds and 2 Single Beds

Standard Room, Non Smoking (Budget Studio Unit)

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Family Room, Non Smoking, Kitchen (SCU Access Family)

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Beds and 2 Single Beds

Family Room, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (SCU Family-Ground Floor)

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Beds and 2 Single Beds

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Kitchen Unit)

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Kitchenette Unit)

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area


Midtown Motor Inn 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 motel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Whanganui Museum - 14 min walk
  • Watt Fountain - 15 min walk
  • Sarjeant Gallery - 16 min walk
  • Queens Park - 16 min walk
  • Ward Observatory - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Whanganui (WAG) - 10 min drive


  • Tokyo Roll Black - 8 min walk
  • Pita Pit - 8 min walk
  • Jabee Kebabs - 9 min walk
  • Cafe Anatolia - 9 min walk
  • Kebabholik - 10 min walk

About this property

Midtown Motor Inn

3.5-star motel near Whanganui Museum
Along with self parking, this smoke-free motel has tour/ticket assistance and free WiFi in public areas. All 31 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hairdryers and ironing boards.
Midtown Motor Inn offers 31 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit.

This Whanganui motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with cable channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: NZD 15 per person

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English


  • 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 (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination


  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

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


  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in from noon - 9:30 PM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (7:30 AM - 8 PM) and Saturday - Sunday (8 AM - 8 PM)
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant 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 continental breakfast: NZD 15 per person (approximately)
  • A pet fee will be charged

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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Motel property has been rated 3 star plus, which is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Midtown Motor Inn Wanganui
Midtown Motor Inn
Midtown Motor Wanganui
Midtown Motor Inn Whanganui
Midtown Motor Whanganui
Midtown Motor Inn Motel
Midtown Motor Inn Whanganui
Midtown Motor Inn Motel Whanganui

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Midtown Motor Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, Midtown Motor Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Midtown Motor Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Midtown Motor Inn pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Midtown Motor Inn?
Self-parking is available for a fee.
What time is check-in at Midtown Motor Inn?
Check-in is from noon - 9:30 PM.
Where is Midtown Motor Inn located?
Situated in Whanganui, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Whanganui Museum, Watt Fountain and Sarjeant Gallery. Durie Hill Elevator and Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 29 out of 104 reviews
5 - Excellent 28%
Rating 4 - Good. 42 out of 104 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 23 out of 104 reviews
3 - Okay 22%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 104 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 104 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Easy access and car parking . Very clean. Lovely comfortable bed. Great shower
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely stay, very quiet unit, back from the road. But no hair drier in unit.
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
visite wanganui en famille
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2019

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