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4.4 out of 5

"It was very good value. Nice clean room and good bathroom facilities " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 12 Aug 2020

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Masterton awaits you at Copthorne Resort Solway Park. You'll be 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Vintage Aviation Museum and 4.2 km (2.6 mi) from Shear Discovery. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and an indoor swimming pool.

Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 102 soundproofed rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free wired Internet, and balconies or patios. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining convenient. Coffee/tea makers, free local calls, and safes are also available.

The restaurant, The Grill at Solway Park, serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Bar at Solway Park is the hotel's own lobby lounge, serving drinks along with light fare. Enjoy the fitness center, outdoor tennis court, and spa tub as well as access to volleyball. Business travelers can take advantage of a conference center and a business center. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 4-star Masterton hotel, you'll be 38.1 km (23.6 mi) from Martinborough Vineyard.

Standard Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$95* Per night/room 13 Oct. - 14 Oct.

2 Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Superior Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Double Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Copthorne Resort Solway Park ratings based on 490 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Copthorne Resort Solway Park

Everyone (193) Couples (147) Business (1) Family (148)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Sep. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Sep. 2020

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4 out of 5
It was very good value. Nice clean room and good bathroom facilities

Posted by , from Hawkes Bay on 12 Aug. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5
Nice and clean room. Spacious for a studio. Bonus to have a bath also. Reception staff were very friendly and polite.

Posted by , from Napier on 2 Jul. 2020

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4 out of 5
I've stayed at Solway many times over the past 20 years and eaten at the restaurants, attended meetings. This was a mini winter holiday which was very enjoyable, the hospitality, food, service, pool all excellent. Room a little tired but entirely presentable. Good time had by both of us.

Posted by , from Auckland, NZ on 21 Jun. 2020

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4 out of 5
It was very busy With lots of children so couldn’t use Games room , Or spa, restaurant very noisy. Restaurant manager seemed very stressed with being so busy so rather short with me.

Posted by on 21 Jun. 2020

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4 out of 5
The beds and pillows were very comfortable. It is very quiet and peaceful. Love the cosy lounge near reception!

Posted by on 19 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Convenient and very comfortable very good value This was the first time I have stayed in Masterton

Posted by , from Tauranga on 13 Jun. 2020

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4 out of 5
Everything is there so. Your able to just relax. The pool and spa were just a little cold though and a lot of the games in the games room weren’t working.

Posted by on 1 Jun. 2020

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About the Copthorne Resort Solway Park

Location 246 High Street South, Masterton, 5810

Property Features

Copthorne Resort Solway Park offers its guests an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, an outdoor tennis court, and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. There are 7 meeting rooms available. A fitness center, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the family-friendly Copthorne Resort Solway Park. Self parking is free. This 4-star Masterton hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 floor
  • 102 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1972
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Game room or arcade
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Airport: Wellington Intl. Airport (WLG) (103.9 km / 64.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Copthorne Resort Solway Park offers 102 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Masterton hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

The Grill at Solway Park - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bar at Solway Park - This lobby lounge specializes in local cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of We Clean. We Care. We Welcome. (Millennium) guidelines.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • UnionPay
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Security system
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines We Clean. We Care. We Welcome. (Millennium)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • No gap period between guests' stays


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 15.00 and NZD 27.50 for adults, NZD 7.50 and NZD 12.50 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Copthorne Resort Solway Park
  • Copthorne Resort Solway Park Masterton
  • Copthorne Solway Park Masterton
  • Solway Copthorne
  • Solway Park Copthorne
  • Copthorne Solway Park
  • Copthorne Resort Solway Park Hotel
  • Copthorne Resort Solway Park Masterton
  • Copthorne Resort Solway Park Hotel Masterton

You should know

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Qualmark

National Rating

This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.