COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Holidays in Whanganui

Top hotels in Whanganui

Grand Hotel Wanganui
Grand Hotel Wanganui
3 out of 5
Cnr St Hill and Guyton Street, Whanganui
The price is NZ$110 per night from 23 Jun. to 23 Jun.
3.9/5Good! (377 reviews)
"We have stayed at the 'Grand' annually for many years. Always a treat to see the proprietor who had become a 'friend'. Sad to hear Neville, had sold the hotel . We were shown to what I would call a 'Mumbai' room. Canvas beach chairs etc! On asking, we were given the sort of room we are used to at ..."

Reviewed on 18 Apr. 2021

Grand Hotel Wanganui
Aotea Motor Lodge
Aotea Motor Lodge
4.5 out of 5
390 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$184 per night from 20 Jun. to 20 Jun.
4.5/5Wonderful! (297 reviews)
"I would most definitely come back my stay was amazing snd the reception lady was so lovely.room was amazing!!"

Reviewed on 13 May 2021

Aotea Motor Lodge
Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui
Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui
3 out of 5
379 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$129 per night from 20 Jun. to 20 Jun.
3.8/5Good! (283 reviews)
"Good food, and great staff, but tired decor and flimsy construction (thin walls)."

Reviewed on 15 Apr. 2021

Kingsgate Hotel The Avenue Wanganui
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top activities in Whanganui

Whanganui Beach Holiday

Take a break from life's daily stresses and let yourself completely unwind on your Whanganui holiday. There's nothing more rejuvenating than the cool sea breeze and the soothing sound of waves lapping at the shore. Plan your trip to Whanganui the easy way by booking one of our Whanganui packages. Many visitors choose to stay near South Beach, a local highlight just 10 kilometres from the downtown area.

Things You Should Know About Whanganui

  • If fresh ocean breezes and walks along the shoreline are your idea of a dreamy escape, why not think about one of our Whanganui beach hotels? Staying by the water is the perfect antidote to life's little stresses.
  • Motels are another top choice for people planning a stay in Whanganui. Two great options are 151 on London Motel and BK's Magnolia Motor Lodge.
  • Approximately 40 300 people live in Whanganui. If you want advice about what to see and do in this area, why not ask a few of the locals? Our Whanganui things to do page is also a great source of info.
  • Don't leave without checking out Whanganui Museum, Virginia Lake and South Beach. With all the cash you save through our Whanganui holiday deals, you can see more top attractions like these.

Frequently asked questions