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3.9 out of 5

"Property was great. Enjoyed staying. Clean and tidy. Kids loved it " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 26 Dec 2019

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Hotel Description

At Kelly's Riverside Motel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Rangaroa Domain and Taumarunui Domain. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchens and free WiFi.

You can enjoy LED TVs, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers, featured in all 10 rooms. Minibars provide refreshments, kitchens come with refrigerators and microwaves, and room service is also available. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay.

This motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a picnic area, and express check-in.

Sights within a 20-minute drive of this 3-star Taumarunui motel include Taumarunui Golf Course and Ohinetonga Scenic Reserve.

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Studio Twin)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$99* Per night/room 5 Aug. - 6 Aug.

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (King Studio)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (villa)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Kelly's Riverside Motel ratings based on 25 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Kelly's Riverside Motel

Everyone (17) Couples (3) Family (4)
2 out of 5
Terribly noisy - trucks and trains all night! Would not recommend if you want to sleep

Posted by on 24 Nov. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Jul. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Jan. 2020

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4 out of 5
Property was great. Enjoyed staying. Clean and tidy. Kids loved it

Posted by on 26 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
In the right place when your "on the road." VERY close to food and coffee establishments.

Posted by on 23 Nov. 2019

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4 out of 5
It was all good,i wouldn't change anything thank you

Posted by on 12 Sep. 2019

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4 out of 5
Great place to stay while we skiied & nice having food nearby.

Posted by on 7 Sep. 2019

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3 out of 5
Broken door and full rubbish bins and no oven rack

Posted by on 29 Mar. 2019

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4 out of 5
Clean and tidy motel. Comfortable nights sleep. Easy walk to restaurants.

Posted by on 13 Jan. 2019

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3 out of 5
Nice and close to every thing we needed though the door to bathroom needs to be fixed so it can roll properly and not have to dragged shout

Posted by on 8 Dec. 2018

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About the Kelly's Riverside Motel

Location 10 River Road, Taumarunui, 3920

Property Features

As a guest of Kelly's Riverside Motel, you'll find a terrace, a garden, and a picnic area. WiFi is free in public spaces. Kelly's Riverside Motel also features laundry facilities, express check-in, and room service (during limited hours). Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Taumarunui motel.

  • 1 floor
  • 10 guestrooms or units
  • 3 buildings
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Taupo (TUO) (109.9 km / 68.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Kelly's Riverside Motel offers 10 accommodations with minibars and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 3-star motel have kitchens with refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10:30 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 10:30 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival 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. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 50 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. Cash is not accepted. 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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are not in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are 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
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Kelly's Motel Taumarunui
  • Kelly's Riverside Motel Taumarunui
  • Kelly's Taumarunui
  • Kelly's Riverside Taumarunui
  • Kelly's Riverside Motel Motel
  • Kelly's Riverside Motel Taumarunui
  • Kelly's Riverside Motel Motel Taumarunui

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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