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Riverview Motel

3.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Breakfast Available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSarjeant Gallery7 min walk
    Popular LocationQueens Park8 min walk
    Popular LocationWhanganui Museum8 min walk
    AirportWhanganui (WAG)10 min drive

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Family Garden Unit

No guest room rating
  • 72 sq m
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen Bed and 4 Single Beds

One Bedroom Unit

5/5 guest room rating
  • 35 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Deluxe Studio with Spa Bath

5/5 guest room rating
  • 40 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Two Bedroom Unit with Spa Bath

5/5 guest room rating
  • 58 sq m
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Queen Bed and 3 Single Beds

One Bedroom Unit with Spa Bath

5/5 guest room rating
  • 45 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Riverview Unit

5/5 guest room rating
  • 40 sq m
  • River view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Garden Studio

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

(Dog Friendly) Deluxe Studio With Spa Bath

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

(Dog Friendly ) Garden Studio

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Whanganui

Located in Whanganui, Riverview Motel is near the airport and on the riverwalk. Watt Fountain and Memorial Tower are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Queens Park and Moutoa Gardens. Whanganui Museum and Durie Hill Elevator are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sarjeant Gallery - 7 min walk
  • Moutoa Gardens - 7 min walk
  • Queens Park - 8 min walk
  • Whanganui Museum - 8 min walk
  • Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • AirportWhanganui (WAG) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kebabholik - 8 min walk
  • Cafe Anatolia - 8 min walk
  • Red Eye Cafe - 8 min walk
  • Jabee Kebabs - 8 min walk
  • Mischief On Guyton - 9 min walk
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About this property

Riverview Motel

Rivewalk motel in Whanganui with free parking
Along with dry cleaning, this motel has laundry facilities and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff and a garden are on-site. All 15 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, hairdryers and ironing boards.
Riverview Motel offers 15 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Fridges and microwaves are provided.

This Whanganui motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Airport shuttle available during limited hours

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM: NZD 13.50-13.50 per person

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

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
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 15 per pet, per night
Dogs only
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 13.50 and NZD 13.50 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NZD 15 per pet, 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

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, 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

Riverview Motel Wanganui
Riverview Wanganui
Riverview Motel Whanganui
Riverview Whanganui
Riverview Motel Motel
Riverview Motel Whanganui
Riverview Motel Motel Whanganui

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Riverview Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Riverview Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Riverview Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Riverview Motel?
As of 20 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Riverview Motel on 27 Jan 2021 start from NZ$115, 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 Riverview Motel pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of NZD 15 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at Riverview Motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Riverview Motel?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 9 PM.
What time is check-out at Riverview Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Riverview Motel located?
Situated on the riverwalk, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Sarjeant Gallery, Moutoa Gardens and Queens Park. Whanganui Museum and Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum are also within 10 minutes.
4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 93 out of 193 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 80 out of 193 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 16 out of 193 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 193 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 193 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Old style motel, but very clean, pleasant staff, my husband wanted to watch rugby and was not working to start with so we were given a different room. Short walk to city. Enjoyed our stay.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Cozy Accom
Was a wonderful stay. Was nice that the carpet was redone. Cabinetry needs updating, could do with a coffee plunger. Power plugs are at inconvenient locations. TV remote was very dirty and needs to be cleaned. Otherwise a comfortable warm stay.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Close to city and river.
Really good value for money. Clean even though it's an older establishment.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location and customer service. The rooms are bit tired, but warm and clean.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

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