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Hotels in Manawatu - Wanganui

Chateau Tongariro Hotel NZ$170
Chateau Tongariro Hotel

Chateau Tongariro Hotel

State Highway 48, Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park
     
    4.5
    of 5, from 295 reviews
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Situated in Whakapapa, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre and 1.9 mi (3 km) from Taranaki Falls. Iwikau Village and Whakapapa Ski Area are also within 6 mi (10 km).

    Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North NZ$115
    Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North

    Copthorne Hotel Palmerston North

    110 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
       
      4.1
      of 5, from 615 reviews
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This family-friendly Palmerston North hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of The Square, Te Manawa, and City Library. Victoria Esplanade and New Zealand Rugby Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).

      Quest Palmerston North NZ$124
      Quest Palmerston North

      Quest Palmerston North

      1-17 Fitzherbert Avenue, Corner of, Fitzherbert Avenue and The Square, Palmerston North
         
        4.5
        of 5, from 260 reviews
        4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this luxury aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of The Square, City Library, and Te Manawa. New Zealand Rugby Museum and Arena Manawatu are also within 1 mi (2 km).

        Cornwall Motor Lodge NZ$128
        Cornwall Motor Lodge

        Cornwall Motor Lodge

        101 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
           
          4.7
          of 5, from 209 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of The Square, City Library, and Te Manawa. New Zealand Rugby Museum and Victoria Esplanade are also within 1 mi (2 km).

          Distinction Coachman Hotel, Palmerston North NZ$119
          Distinction Coachman Hotel, Palmerston North

          Distinction Coachman Hotel, Palmerston North

          140 Fitzherbert Ave, Palmerston North
             
            4.3
            of 5, from 228 reviews
            4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Situated in Palmerston North, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of The Square, City Library, and Te Manawa. Victoria Esplanade and New Zealand Rugby Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).

            Skotel Alpine Resort NZ$89
            Skotel Alpine Resort

            Skotel Alpine Resort

            Whakapapa Village, SH 48, Nagauruhoe Place Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park
               
              4.2
              of 5, from 86 reviews
              3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              Conveniently located near the ski slopes, this Whakapapa hotel is in the mountains, within 2 mi (3 km) of Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre and Taranaki Falls, and close to winter sports such as cross-country skiing and skiing lessons. Iwikau Village and Whakapapa Ski Area are also within 6 mi (10 km).

              The Park Hotel Ruapehu NZ$105
              The Park Hotel Ruapehu

              The Park Hotel Ruapehu

              6 Millar Street, Tongariro National Park, National Park Village
                 
                4.1
                of 5, from 189 reviews
                2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                Conveniently located near the ski slopes, this National Park Village hotel is within 16 mi (25 km) of Taranaki Falls, Mangatepopo Trail Head, and Iwikau Village. Whakapapa Ski Area and Tongariro Alpine Crossing are also within 25 mi (40 km).

                Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre NZ$135
                Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre

                Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre

                175 Cuba Street, Palmerston North
                   
                  4.5
                  of 5, from 495 reviews
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of New Zealand Rugby Museum and City Library. The Square and Te Manawa are also within 10 minutes.

                  Central City Accommodation, Palmerston North NZ$105
                  Central City Accommodation, Palmerston North

                  Central City Accommodation, Palmerston North

                  110 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
                     
                    3.3
                    of 5, from 123 reviews
                    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                    Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of The Square, City Library, and Te Manawa. New Zealand Rugby Museum and Victoria Esplanade are also within 1 mi (2 km).

                    Pavilion Motel & Conference Centre NZ$108
                    Pavilion Motel & Conference Centre

                    Pavilion Motel & Conference Centre

                    262 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
                       
                      4.3
                      of 5, from 48 reviews
                      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                      Situated in Palmerston North, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Victoria Esplanade, The Square, and City Library. Te Manawa and Massey University are also within 2 mi (3 km).

                      Aubyn Court Spa Motel NZ$170
                      Aubyn Court Spa Motel

                      Aubyn Court Spa Motel

                      360 Ferguson Street, Palmerston North
                         
                        4.7
                        of 5, from 219 reviews
                        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                        Located in the heart of Palmerston North, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of The Square, City Library, and Te Manawa. New Zealand Rugby Museum and Victoria Esplanade are also within 1 mi (2 km).

                        Aspree Motor Inn NZ$120
                        Aspree Motor Inn

                        Aspree Motor Inn

                        700 Main Street, Palmerston North
                           
                          4.4
                          of 5, from 96 reviews
                          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                          Situated in Palmerston North, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of The Square, City Library, and Te Manawa. New Zealand Rugby Museum and Arena Manawatu are also within 2 mi (3 km).

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                          Accommodation In Manawatu - Wanganui

                          Halfway between Rotorua and Wellington is gorgeous Manawatu, where Mother Nature has really outdone herself. With spectacular mountains, beaches and rivers; you can enjoy them all from your Manawatu hotel on New Zealand's North Island.

                          Without a doubt, the first natural landmark to visit is the Manawatu River. The size of the river apparently caused the ancient Maori chief Hau's heart to stand still when he saw it for the first time. For this reason, he named the river "Manawatu" which roughly translates to "Halted Heart". Over time, the river has carved out a sizeable piece of mountain, Manawatu Gorge, which should definitely feature in at least one of your photos. The Manawatu River isn't the only place you can go for a dip, though. There's also the Rangitikei River, Himatangi Beach and Tangimoana Beach. If you don't feel like getting your feet wet, you might like exploring the Ruahine Mountain Range; or standing under a windmill at the Tararua Wind Farm, the biggest wind farm in the Southern Hemisphere.

                          Although the rush of a windmill above your head is pretty exhilarating, it's probably considered child's play for hardcore thrill seekers. If you're an adrenalin junkie, Mokai Gravity Canyon is the place for you. It's got a flying fox, giant swing and the highest bungy jump in the North Island. On the other hand, football fanatics will love visiting New Zealand's Rugby Museum, which houses football-related artefacts, as well as a "have a go" area. After all that activity, you can head to the Tui HQ to tour the brewery, explore the beer museum, pick up some souvenirs in the shop and sample a glass of the golden beverage at the bar. However, if you prefer wine over beer, the Hawkes Bay wine region is only 150km away.

                          As we mentioned earlier, Manawatu is situated about halfway between Rotorua and Wellington, but the best way to get here is to fly to Palmerston North because the Palmerston North Airport is within the Manawatu District. You can get around Manawatu on buses and there are plenty of coach buses that can take you to the surrounding regions.

                          So if you're a nature lover, you'll feel like a kid in a candy store in Manawatu. Don't forget to book your flights and Manawatu accommodation today!

                          Image credit Kane under Creative Commons

                          How Much is a Hotel Room in Manawatu - Wanganui?

                          Hotels in Manawatu - Wanganui start at NZ$89 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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