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Gateway Motor Lodge

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“motor lodge”(2 reviews)
“carton”(2 reviews)
“fridge”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
4 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
Cnr Southern Motorway & Heads Rd, Whanganui 4501, New Zealand
2.7 km to Wanganui Airport
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Two of us stayed at the Gateway recently on a Saturday and then a Monday night. We had a lovely 2BR suite with plenty of room in the kitchen/lounge. The bathroom was perhaps a little cramped but no real problem. The rooms were clean, spacious...More

Thank Landon C
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

This is my favourite motel in Wanganui ! The staff is super friendly and the rooms impeccable ! The bed is super comfy! If you looking for a luxurious place to stay without paying an arm and a leg for it, this is the place...More

1  Thank Patrys1512
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great clean motel, just of the main road into town, so easy to get to. Very friendly reception, and plenty of parking. 500mb free wifi, which was great. Milk comes in a small jug, rather than a carton. Cold bottles in the...More

1  Thank Shortcat
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Lovely greeting and service on arrival, room well presented, recently refurbished room with a queen and single so comfy for our 3 member family. The bathroom and room were clean and well presented, the bathroom snug and the shower head too low for me at...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

This is not the flashest of places, however the decor has been modernised. The varnished paintwork could do with being painted to lighten it up and the bathroom could use an update, but overall, for what we paid, it was value for money. There is...More

1  Thank scarz
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$73 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Whanganui
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
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Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Whanganui
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"the newer ones have heat pumps where as the others don't apparently"
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