Riverview Motel - Wanganui

14 Somme Parade, Wanganui, New Zealand  show map
 3 stars
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Riverview Motel - Wanganui

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Riverview Motel is a 3-star property only 600 meters from Whanganui Regional Museum, Sisters of Compassion and Chronicle Glass. The property features a storage room and a free private car park.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. A museum and a gallery lie a short distance away.

Wanganui airport can be reached in 5 minutes by car from Riverview Motel.

Rooms

Riverview Motel offers 14 guestrooms appointed with TV with satellite channels, free wireless internet, cable TV with on-demand movies, a closet and a trouser press with all the sights of Wanganui within easy access. Other comforts include an electric kettle, a microwave and a stove for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A variety of dishes are served in Breakers Cafe and Bar and Thai House Express 2, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Guests can rent bicycles on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  9 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Riverview Motel - Wanganui Wanganui location
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Hotel Address:

14 Somme Parade, Wanganui, New Zealand

Get directions
City Center
  • Wanganui
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Wanganui (WAG)
    2.9 mi
  • Palmerston North (PMR)
    40.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Breakers Cafe and Bar
    700 ft
  • Angora (cuisine: Turkish)
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  9 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Rooms and availability

Riverview Motel photos Room
Guest Room
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1700 ft

Local attractions

  • Virginia Lake2.1 mi
    Great North Road, Wanganui
  • Bason Botanic Gardens6.2 mi
    552 Rapanui Road, Wanganui

Near the hotel

  • Whanganui Regional Museum2000 ft
    Watt St, Wanganui
  • Chronicle Glass2300 ft
    2 Rutland St, Wanganui
  • Bridge to Nowhere2300 ft
    Wanganui National Park WanganuiNew Zealand

Restaurants nearby

  • Breakers Cafe and Bar700 ft

    Address: St Hill Streets
    Phone: 06 345 0955

  • Thai House Express 22000 ft

    Address: 149 Victoria Ave

    62% likes this, based on 29 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Cosmopolitan Club Restaurant2000 ft

    Address: 13 Ridgway St
    Phone: (06) 345 8475

    72% likes this, based on 40 reviews

  • Angora2000 ft

    Address: 199 Victoria Avenue

    68% likes this, based on 82 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish

  • Mint Cafe and Bar2000 ft

    Address: 1-5 Maria Place

    65% likes this, based on 19 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  9 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Riverview Motel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

8.8out of 10
Superb
Based on 51 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    We were booked into the front first floor room with an excellent window seat and great view of the Whanganui River. The room was lovely and modern, and large, and the location was perfect as it enabled us to walk down to breakfast, at Mud Ducks which was also excellent. Highly recommended!

  • Older travelers
    9.0

    nice view from room 7 friendly staff-owners

    steep stairs parking away from unit

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Very comfortable and convenient with thoughtful extras such as plenty of towels, handtowel in kitchen, good lighting over beds, comfortable armchairs

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    had a river view room. very pleasant, with comfortable relaxing layout. clean, tidy.one of the better motels we stayed at in our travel.

    local council needs to fix/smooth out the road outside the motel. can be a bit noisy if in a front unit

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Very understanding, accommodating and comfortable. Lovely friendly service and highly recommended.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Friendly service and adequately fitted out

  • Group of friends
    8.0

    The managers/owners were lovely and the rooms were spacious and had everything we needed. Great for short of long term stays.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Mold in bathroom. Not close to 3+ star, 2 would be more propriate.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Very nice place. We had a 1 bedroom unit overlooking the river. Very clean and in good shape. Owner very friendly, pointed out sights in town.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The high standards of a stay nearly two years ago are still being maintained by the young couple who have taken over the running of the Motel. We had nothing to complain about and would stay again on one of the little bungalow style rooms

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was quiet and peaceful. It was the cleanest motel that I have ever stayed in. For our purposes it was location was perfect. I will certainly stay there again if the need arises and will recommend them as a good place to stay to friends and family

  • Single
    8.8

    Great location, nice staff. The studio room's layout seemed a bit long and dated, the little kitchenette room seemed to be empty or missing something. The bathroom looked newer than the rest which was nice, though I would have preferred a shower with a base I.E. more enclosed than just a curtain and a drain in the floor. It is obviously not the most modern place, but for what it is worth it was clean, comfy, adequate and with no major problems.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    It was close to were we needed to be. It was friendly and very comfortable, had lovely grounds.

    There was nothing we didnt like about the motel.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Well located. Good local knowledge assistance from owners. Friendly family run business. Superior Studio room was excellent value. New, clean and spacious.

    Original room selected was older & upstairs. Owner was happy to transfer us to a down stairs unit for a small additional cost.

  • Older travelers
    8.0

    Friendly and welcoming hosts, central location within walking distance of main streets, clean and confortable room. We especially like the dining/living area being separate from the main bedroom as it meant someone could sleep if the other wanted to watch TV!

How to reach hotel

hotel Riverview Motel - Wanganui Wanganui location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

14 Somme Parade, Wanganui, New Zealand

Get directions
City Center
  • Wanganui
    2000 ft
Airports
  • Wanganui (WAG)
    2.9 mi
  • Palmerston North (PMR)
    40.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Breakers Cafe and Bar
    700 ft
  • Angora (cuisine: Turkish)
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  9 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14