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Havelock North, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 September 2016

These units are very well presented, clean and have very comfortable beds which you appreciate after travelling. Also the showers are fantastic along with the spa bath. Breakfasts are available and looked delicious as they were being delivered past my door.

Thank suemjonescook
Pukekohe, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We spent the night at Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge, Whanganui. The motel was lovely, the staff were lovely and friendly. My husband had stayed here a number of times for work, so I thought it must be nice. The bed was lovely and comfortable, the shower was great, it was everything we needed for a nights stop. Arlene Hutcheon, New...

Thank Arlene H
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Pleasant stay. Friendly staff and clean rooms. Had everything I needed for a multiple night stay. I got placed in a room with a jetted tub and was happy how clean it was (normally I won't take baths at hotels but this tub was sparkling clean!). Highly recommend!

Thank rec998
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Stayed here as we were travelling for work the rooms are a good size very clean and the bed was very comfortable. It's a reasonably priced motel a little dated but not so that it matters. The shower pressure was very good and the owners were very friendly and helpful on arrival.

Thank Emmajb255115
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Very clean and tidy in all respects. Friendly welcome. Room had all the amenities we needed and its close to the center. No SkyTV was the only thing I missed a weee bit. Shower was good. We got a mobility room so even more space than one would expecy in a shower. Didn't notice any road noise.

1Thank wynmead
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this motel. The service was absolutely awesome. Really nice accommodation. Great for families- very spacious rooms. Beds comfortable. Very clean and tidy. Really handy location. Good spa bath too in rooms. We will definitely be back.

Thank Jonjonkiwi
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This place really made me feel at home. The facilities were great and we were made to feel welcome from the start. Our unit was clean, fresh and tidy with very good appointments, we really felt we could relax there. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff, who cheerfully answered queries about laundry facilites, etc. as though we were...

Thank Old_Toddler
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 March 2016

After a little difficulty in finding this motel we were very pleased once we checked in. The rooms are spacious in comparison to some other motels and it is scrupulously clean. Would stay here again if in the area.

Thank neville g
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We stayed here last weekend while we attended our nephew's wedding. The room was spotless, roomy and had all the necessary amenities. Coming to a very warm muggy weekend on Wanganui, we were a little disappointed that there wasnt any air-con, but we had a fan and that made a world of difference. We were greeted and farewelled with a...

Thank TrudiHart
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here several times when visiting Family. My husband uses a wheelchair and the room is great and has plenty of space. Parking is right at the door - everything is very clean and comfortable. We will be back. Lovely hosts. Convenient location.

Thank Mcgees1

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge

Address: 170 Guyton Street | Cnr of Guyton and Parnell St, Whanganui 4540, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
Price Range: RM383 - RM479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“We tend to go out and about so for us any room will do. It was very restful. I would think most rooms would be similar.”
petermS2319MX, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms that are adjacent to the office is where we mainly stay and they are very quiet. No road noise”
suemjonescook, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“A quiet motel unit.”
400arlene, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are essentially the same placed around the car park”
Emmajb255115, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't be afraid to ask, the staff are very helpful”
Old_Toddler, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
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