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Albatross Motel - Napier

56 Meeanee Quay, Westshore, Napier, New Zealand  show map
 4 stars
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Albatross Motel - Napier

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness centre

Laundry

Overview

The 4-star Albatross Motel lies within 3.4 km from Pania of the Reef Statue. The deluxe hotel represents art deco architecture in Napier.

Set just a short walk from scenic beaches close to a botanical garden and hills. A 30-minute walk to the center of Napier.

Welcoming guests with a seasonal outdoor pool, a sundeck and an indoor swimming pool, the hotel is placed next to bars and restaurants.

Albatross Motel boasts a perfect setting within 10 minutes drive to Hawkes Bay airport.

Rooms

Guests at Albatross Motel are accommodated in rooms with free wireless internet, individual climate control, a balcony, a fridge and a trouser press. Staying at Albatross Motel guests can enjoy the beach. They also have a microwave, an electric kettle and a dishwasher available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A continental breakfast is served at the price of NZD 12 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can avail of 24-hour reception, housekeeping and room service.

Relax

On-site spa facilities feature a spa area and a hot tub.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   35.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area

Business

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Spa & Leisure

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • River view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Washing machine
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 16 years
Extra bed NZD 20
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.
Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Albatross Motel - Napier Napier location
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Hotel Address:

56 Meeanee Quay, Westshore, Napier, New Zealand

Get directions
Airports
  • Hawkes Bay (NPE)
    1.2 mi
  • Wairoa (WIR)
    43.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    2.9 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    35

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Rooms and availability

Albatross Motel photos Room
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Children's high chair
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Apartment with separate bedroom, and full kitchen facilities. This room has no capacity for extra beds.

Albatross Motel photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Albatross Motel photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Albatross Motel photos Room
Family Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Room size:

    520 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Children's high chair
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Radio
Room Description:

This spacious family unit features a fully equipped kitchen, 2 separate bedrooms and a private bathroom. Please note that the price is based on 6 guests. There is no capacity for additional guests.

Albatross Motel photos Room
Studio Ground Floor
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Private parking in front of the apartment.

Albatross Motel photos Room
Studio Upper Floor
River view
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

First-floor units have access to a shared balcony and views over the Ahuriri Wildlife reserve and estuary.

Albatross Motel photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Studio
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Children's high chair
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Oven
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Radio
Room Description:

Larger ground-floor open-plan unit with full kitchen facilities. Private parking in front of the apartment.

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Local attractions

  • Pask Winery10.3 mi
    1133 Omahu Road
  • Splash Planet11.5 mi
    1001 Grove Road
  • Trinity Hill Winery12.3 mi
    2396 State Highway 50 Rd 5
  • Hawkes Bay Farmers Market10.4 mi
    Kenilworth Road Hawke's Bay A&P Showgrounds
  • Telegraph Hill Olivery12.3 mi
    1279 Howard Street
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in New Zealand

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Albatross Motel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Albatross Motel

8.6
SuperbBased on30 reviews

Rating by category:

Service
7.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.6

    Very clean and tidy facilities, the rooms having been refurbished were very comfortable. Staff were always friendly and helpful. As being a student the free wi-fi was a huge help and was much appreciated. Would recommend to all

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The location next to the wildlife estuary was excellent.. and the beds very comfortable. The spa was excellent also.

    The shower was very low pressure and heater very noisy.. there were chipped dishes in the cupboard

  • Family with children
    4.6

    The spa pool was hot & the beds were comfortable.

    The motel was a stop-off place for truck drivers some of which started their trucks at 4am! There was a lot of trucks going to the port on a road just a few metres from our door - ear plugs essential! Could have been better finished - T.V. stuck out from corner at head height, electrical cords hanging loose & ill fitting blinds/curtains. The pool was cold but indoors. The oven grill didn't work but the temporary managers let me use the motel kitchen to grill our hot cross buns.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Excellent value for money! Rooms were a good size, had everything you could possibly need. Fab little compact kitchen! Looked as though it had been newly refurbished and was clean and comfy! We were travelling around the north island and this was one of the best little motels we stayed in! Staff very friendly and keen to share their knowledge of the area. We loved it!

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Clean spacious room at good value

    Limited wireless but good speed

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Kids enjoyed the spa pool.

    You had a sign up in the bathroom re the tiles but we were very concious of how dangerous the wet tiles were for not only for us as parents but also for our young children. They are an accident waiting to happen.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Our son left England in August 2010 to work in New Zealand, living in Napier. As he will be in New Zealand for the next few years my wife and I decided to visit him recently, for three weeks.As there was no room to accommodate us in the house he shares with colleagues, we chose to stay at the Albatross because of its proximity. The welcome we received on arrival after the 35 hour journey was very warm and we quickly settled in. Our first four nights of the trip were pre-booked there. Our son gave us the itinerary which involved travelling to other parts of the country which we thoroughly enjoyed. However, we had no hesitation in booking a further six nights at the Albatross whenever we were in the locality throughout the visit. For us it was a very convenient and comfortable place to be based, with friendly, helpful and efficient hosts in Nigel and Helen. Apparently some guests have had problems operating the showers. On arrival the simple procedure was explained and we had no difficulty in following the straightforward printed instructions. But actually, during the time of our stay, they were all being replaced with new, better shower units. The kitchenettes are a good idea - something which we don't often come across in the uk. All in all, the Albatross represents very good value.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Very nice motel, Good price and location. Would recommend to others who want a well priced and clean, modern motel

  • Couple
    10.0

    Friendly helpful staff. Nice and quiet. Easy to find. Very relaxing.

    people walking by the door in the morning, floor boards were loud and woke us up but apart from that everything was excellent

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Location, very tidy and has everything you need.

    Rooms are quite hot and a bit small not a lot you can do about size tho.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    The room was clean and tidy.

    The receptionist/host was a tad imposing, questioning us as to why we booked with Booked.net, they also tried to charge $20 per night for my 10 month old son where it said clearly on the advertisement that under 2 year olds would stay free in existing beds, this was the reason we booked a larger room. The facilities were average, the shower/bathroom was clean however the shower was not in great condition, the shower was broken and would not slide up or down. The staff had also advised they had turned the fridge on when we got to the room we discovered later this was not the case. For the price we will not being staying there again

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Good location and nice staff, nice spa and swimming pool. Very tidy.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    It was a nice and comfortable room and friendly staff when we arrived and when we left.It was easy to find, I would stay at this motel again.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The owners obliging freindly helpful we got upgraded. Lovley freindly cat. It is close to the walkway and cycle ways.

    Thought it a bit expensive for what we got if our room had not been upgraded.All pretty standard. Would stay again.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Location was good for access to city shopping & restaurants, wineries in the area and highway exiting the city. Room was clean and spacious. Kitchen convenient and bathroom adequate. Overall, a nice place to stay. We stayed for 2 nights from Feb 2-4, 2012.

How to reach hotel

hotel Albatross Motel - Napier Napier location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

56 Meeanee Quay, Westshore, Napier, New Zealand

Get directions
Airports
  • Hawkes Bay (NPE)
    1.2 mi
  • Wairoa (WIR)
    43.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    2.9 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    35

Hotel Awards

New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedNapierAlbatross Motel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in New Zealand

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