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Big Five Motel - Palmerston North

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154 Park Road, Palmerston North, New Zealand  show map
 3 stars
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Big Five Motel - Palmerston North

Paid Wi-Fi

Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Meeting facilities

Business centre

Overview

The quiet 4-star Big Five Motel offers quick access to Plant and Food Research, which is about 1150 meters away. It features dry cleaning, laundry and newspaper service as well as a designated smoking area, free self parking and a luggage storage.

The property lies within 1200 meters from Te Manawa. The venue is located within 20 minutes' walk from Palmerston North center.

The hotel enjoys a great location within 10 minutes' drive from Palmerston North airport.

Rooms

There are 14 modern rooms fitted with a patio, TV with satellite channels, ironing facilities, a writing desk and a balcony. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms with a spa bathtub, a hairdryer and free toiletries along with a dishwasher, an electric kettle and a toaster.

Eat & Drink

La Patio Cafe & Bar is about 550 meters away and serves European and New Zealand specialties.

A continental breakfast is served at affordable prices.  A full english breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

The on-site bicycle rentals are also available.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for additional charge.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Babysitting/Child services

Spa & Leisure

  • BBQ facilities

Room features

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 07:00-10:00 FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Big Five Motel - Palmerston North Palmerston North location
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Hotel Address:

154 Park Road, Palmerston North, New Zealand

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Airports
Restaurants
  • La Patio Cafe & Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
    1800 ft
  • The Elm Cafe
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Rooms and availability

Standard Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

This studio features a kitchenette with a microwave, a small refrigerator and tea/coffee making facilities. Includes an en suite bathroom with a shower.

One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

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One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Room Description:

This apartment features an en suite bathroom with a spa bath and a fully equipped kitchen. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 5 (see Hotel Policies).

Deluxe Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

This studio features a kitchenette with a microwave and an LCD TV with satellite channels and a DVD player. Please note that there is no capacity for extra beds.

Luxury Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

This studio features a separate living room and a kitchen with a 2-burner stove and a microwave. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 5 (see Hotel Policies).

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Restaurants nearby

  • La Patio Cafe & Bar1800 ft

    Address: 140 Fitzherbert Ave
    Phone: 06 356 5065

    67% likes this, based on 50 reviews
    Cuisine: European, New Zealand
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 29

  • Zoes Brasserie & Bar2500 ft

    Address: 110 Fitzherbert Ave
    Phone: (06) 350 0716

    63% likes this, based on 35 reviews

  • Pompeii's2700 ft

    Address: 355 Ferguson Street
    Phone: 06 359 0059

    81% likes this, based on 29 reviews

  • The Elm Cafe2100 ft

    Address: 283 Fitzherbert Ave
    Phone: (06) 355 4418

    64% likes this, based on 44 reviews

  • Thai Orchid Restaurant2600 ft

    Address: 345 Ferguson St

    60% likes this, based on 40 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    14
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Big Five Motel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Big Five Motel

8.4
SuperbBased on20 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Staff were very friendly and helpful, and the room was very clean, and had character.

    The Sky tv channels weren't right, it wasn't a big deal though.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Nice and tidy, clean, modern, nice staff

    The bed was not comfortable

  • Older travelers
    3.8

    Friendly staff that responded well to our complaint with the unit initially assigned to us and offered us a better unit for the night.

    Initial unit was shabby, with things that did not work, torn window coverings. From the advertisement we were expecting something rather more upmarket. What we got was old and tired looking.On departure, it took 20 minutes (at 0830) to rouse a staff member to take our money. We left after one night and found alternative accommodation.

  • Single
    7.4

    Great water pressure in the shower and nice touches with decor. Some other motels in Palmerston North have free internet - but did get second voucher for free which was appreciated.

    Rooms quite small - felt cramped, no towel rail in bathroom. Internet not included.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Quality of room, friendly and helpful staff

    Room size was very small, should have been stated as hotel room with no cooking facilities, instead was a small double en suite with fridge and microwave, no room for luggage or eating/cooking. But room quality was good and big tv. Enjoyed our stay but got much bigger and better equipped rooms at same price else where.

  • Single
    10.0

    It was superclean, the managers are very friendly and helpful, make you feel welcome

  • Group of friends
    9.4

    Very comfortable bed and well equipped kitchen

    I don't like the security compromise of the windows being opened, and left open when you're not at the Motel. I've stayed at the Motel on 3 occassions now and each time the windows have been left open while all your personal gear is in the room.

  • Single
    8.2

    The people are very nice and very accommodating.

    It was a little noisy, which isn't the fault of the owners, but a group of people were outside partying until 2AM, and it made it hard to sleep.

  • Couple
    10.0

    a quiet comfortable stay. nice breakfast.pleasent happy to help staff. a nice tidy unit

  • Single
    9.6

    Comfortable no nonsense accommodaion. Excellent sevice. Very friendly staff.

    Alarm in empty vacant room next door at 0630!

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The Motel looks like new and the owners are at the front desk.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Friednly service and clean and tidy

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    location staff good water pressure

  • Couple
    7.4

    Friendly service

    Very tiny room, not much space to move.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Clean, bedding nice, chocolates & choice of trim milk for our cup of tea.

    The people in the room next door using the outside seating area at 11.30pm a laughing up a storm with no consideration for people trying to sleep , then they were up outside our room and being loud again a 6am - makes it a bit hard to have a nice shopping trip when you are sleep deprived..... Might be a good idea to get ride of seating outside the room...

How to reach hotel

hotel Big Five Motel - Palmerston North Palmerston North location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

154 Park Road, Palmerston North, New Zealand

Get directions
Airports
Restaurants
  • La Patio Cafe & Bar (cuisine: European, New Zealand)
    1800 ft
  • The Elm Cafe
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    14