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4.5 out of 5

"Well appointed - we arrived slightly early and were welcomed with a smile. " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 07 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Napier awaits you at Palm City Motor Inn. Within just a 15-minute stroll, you'll find Faraday Centre and Nelson Park. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

Smart TVs with digital channels are featured in all 30 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free newspapers, and hair dryers. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and room service. TVs, irons/ironing boards, and desks are also available.

The restaurant, Guestaurant, is open for breakfast and dinner. At the motel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Enjoy the kids' swimming pool and pool loungers as well as access to a playground. A conference center, a meeting room, and a business center are among the business amenities offered. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. On weekday mornings continental breakfast is served between 7:30 AM and 9:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free RV/bus/truck parking.

Within a 20-minute drive of this 4-star Napier motel, attractions include Mission Estate Winery and Splash Planet.

Studio, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$140* Per night/room 13 Jul. - 14 Jul.

Studio, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Studio, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio, Jetted Tub

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Palm City Motor Inn ratings based on 98 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Palm City Motor Inn

Everyone (54) Couples (11) Family (34)
5 out of 5
Well appointed - we arrived slightly early and were welcomed with a smile.

Posted by on 7 Mar. 2020

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7 Mar. 2020 by Jane

Hi, Thank you for the great review. Hope you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again Kind Regards Jane

5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Feb. 2020

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24 Feb. 2020 by Jane

Hi, Thanks for the great review Hope you enjoyed your stay and see you again Kind Regards Jane

5 out of 5
Super clean, pleasant room with every comfort. Every room has aircon, plenty of tea and coffee. Had a really quiet pleasant stay. Thank you

Posted by on 23 Jan. 2020

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26 Jan. 2020 by Jane

Hi, Thank you for a great review. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again Kind Regards Jane

5 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Jan. 2020

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11 Jan. 2020 by Jane

Hi, Thank you for such a great review. Hope to see you again Kind Regards Jane

5 out of 5
It had a stove, it was how it should be for a motel. It had a home feeling. Myself, I would go there again with no hesitation.

Posted by on 10 Jan. 2020

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11 Jan. 2020 by Jane

Hi, Thanks for the great review. Very pleased your enjoyed your stay at Palm City, and hope to see you again Kind Regards Jane

4 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2020

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7 Jan. 2020 by Jane

Hi, Thank you for rating Palm City. Hope you enjoyed your stay Kind Regards Jane

5 out of 5
So clean modern aircon plent space close to town eady to go anywhete labelled car parks

Posted by on 28 Dec. 2019

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28 Dec. 2019 by Jane

HI, Thanks for the great review, really appreciate you taking your time to write the review Hope to see you again Kind Regards Jane

5 out of 5
Centrally located, quiet and well maintained. walking distance to town or Onekawa pools in other direction

Posted by on 8 Sep. 2019

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8 Sep. 2019 by Palm City

Thank you for your reveiw, glad you enjoyed your stay

4 out of 5
Quiet from road noise. Clean and comfortable after a tiring day.. No extractor fan.or heater in bathroom.

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2019

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5 Jun. 2019 by Palm City Motor Inn

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased that you had a comfortable stay with us. We hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 22 May 2019

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22 May 2019 by Jane

Hi, Thank you for taking your time to give us a great rating. Good to see you had a good stay Hope to see you again next time in Napier Kind Regards Jane

About the Palm City Motor Inn

Location 31 Georges Drive, Napier, 4110

Property Features

Palm City Motor Inn offers its guests an outdoor pool and a children's pool. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A business center and a meeting room are available. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a garden are also featured at the family-friendly Palm City Motor Inn. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Napier motel.

  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Napier (NPE-Hawke's Bay) (6.4 km / 4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Palm City Motor Inn offers 30 accommodations with complimentary newspapers and hair dryers. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. This Napier motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 40-inch Smart televisions come with digital channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Smart television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Heating
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast on weekdays from 7:30 AM and 9:00 AM.

Guestaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-in and check-out times vary on Sundays. Check-in time starts at 6 PM and check-out time is 8:30 PM.

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in information and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 25 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, 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; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

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 12 and NZD 15 for adults, NZD 12 and NZD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 25 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25 per day
  • 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

  • Palm City Motor
  • Palm City Motor Inn
  • Palm City Motor Inn Napier
  • Palm City Motor Napier
  • Palm City Motor Inn Motel
  • Palm City Motor Inn Napier
  • Palm City Motor Inn Motel Napier

Awards & Affiliations

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