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4.7 out of 5

"Easy access. Restaurant offered good selection reception staff went the extra mile to switch on heating mid afternoon . We arrived to a warm and cosy ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 06 Jul 2020

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Hotel Description

At Northstar Motel you'll be 3 km (1.9 mi) from Whitestone Cheese Factory and 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from Janet Frame House. Highlights at this motel include in-room washers/dryers, balconies, and LCD TVs.

Sofa beds, WiFi, and cable TV are featured in all 16 rooms. Refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops make in-room dining convenient. Room service, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

The restaurant, Northstar, is open for lunch and dinner. The motel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available daily. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Oamaru motel, you'll be 4.1 km (2.5 mi) from Oamaru Hospital and 4.1 km (2.5 mi) from Woolstore Complex.

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Corporate)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
NZ$140* Per night/room 3 Dec. - 4 Dec.

Northstar Motel ratings based on 197 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Northstar Motel

Everyone (88) Couples (70) Family (40)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Oct. 2020

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4 out of 5
Easy access. Restaurant offered good selection reception staff went the extra mile to switch on heating mid afternoon . We arrived to a warm and cosy unit..

Posted by , from Kaiapoi N.Z. on 6 Jul. 2020

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4 out of 5
Enjoyed our nights stay, spacious room, comfortable bed and quiet

Posted by on 14 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
A very spacious room with excellent kitchen and bathroom facilities. Quiet and although a wee bit away from the town centre the bar and restuarant next door were excellent. The bed was very comfy.

Posted by on 4 Feb. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Aug. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 9 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
Perfect overnight stay - comfortable with all amenities required. Very clean and well presented.

Posted by on 9 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
Very spacious room. Was great however we had to ask the receptionist to end her personal call so she could serve us

Posted by on 12 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 May 2019 by Victoria

Hi there! Thank you so much for your review - are you able to confirm the date and approximate time of this interaction so we can improve our services?

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have WiFi for a fee. The business-friendly Northstar Motel also features an arcade/game room, laundry facilities, and room service (during limited hours). Self parking is free. This 4.5-star Oamaru motel is smoke free.

  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Game room or arcade
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Sofa bed
  • Washer/dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Northstar Motel offers 16 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations are furnished with queen sofa beds. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Oamaru motel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided weekly.

  • Washer and dryer
  • Private balcony
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Heating
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily.

Northstar - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting 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 30.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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. This property accepts credit cards.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

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 10 and NZD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 30.00 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Northstar Motel Oamaru
  • Northstar Oamaru
  • Northstar Motel Motel
  • Northstar Motel Oamaru
  • Northstar Motel Motel Oamaru

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This Motel property is rated 4 star plus.

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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.