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    Albatross Motel

    56 Meeanee Quay | Westshore, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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    • Excellent47%
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    • Average10%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Great location near estuary, wonderful places to eat at the harbor. Could not walk to Napier though , no grocery store within walking distance, little corner store around the block but didnt find anything there I needed. Very clean, everything you need but the shower...More

    Thank VancouverIslandSamW
    Response from AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross MotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Thank you for your review. regards Helen and Nigel

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    A very comfortable, clean motel just over the road from the lovely salt marsh in Napier with its many birds - in one short walk we saw herons, spur-winged plovers and goldfinches to name a few. The bed was very comfortable. Some traffic noise, yes,...More

    Thank MRS565
    Response from AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross MotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay. We apologised at the time and do so again regarding the mix up with the room servicing. Our housekeeper had misunderstood you when you said that you didn't require some parts of the room...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

    Good tidy accommodation in a handy, central location with all the facilities you need. Easy parking, attentive hosts with the bonus of free wifi and access to 50+ Sky channels. Only downside is being able to hear trucks very early in the morning due to...More

    Thank Kristine J
    Response from AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross MotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Being by a main road has many advantages, hence the majority of motels are located on these roads, but the downside is the traffic sometimes. We do offer earplugs for sensitive...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    The room was comfortable, clean and well-equipped, with a pleasant view as a bonus. The owners replaced a faulty microwave and toaster straight away. The bed was comfortable and the heating worked well.More

    Thank Robyn B
    Response from AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross MotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your review and pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Unfortunately some of the appliances just 'give up' randomly or the toasters frequently suffer from people poking knives in to get the stuck piece of toast out and break...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Very nice unit with Sky TV and free wifi. Very clean and tidy with no faults at all. Nice to have clean towels daily too.Reception was very nice and anything you ask of them is no trouble. Had all we needed, ie cooking facilities, jug,...More

    Thank judyberntsen
    Response from AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross MotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Thank you very much for your positive review , we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards Helen and Nigel

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$77 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Best Value Hotel in Napier
    • #4 Business Hotel in Napier
    • #6 Family Hotel in Napier
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Napier
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Napier
    • #15 Romantic Hotel in Napier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Location
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    • Napier
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    Room Tips
    "Single story furtherest away from the office by exit onto side street as very quiet"
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    "I prefer rooms on the ground floor so I don't have to carry my bag upstairs."
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