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Albatross Motel

4.0 of 5 56 Meeanee Quay | Westshore, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Place was VERY clean & tidy. The little touches like ready-to-go internet information and how to use the TV and the helpful and unobtrusive little messages around the place really made this motel stand out. Helen the receptionist called us up when I left my speaker on the nightstand so I could come back and get it, which was really... More 

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Damerham
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Albatross was our final destination for two nights after a 4 week road trip. A clean, spacious, tidy and fully functional one bed apartment ideally situated for the airport at Napier, lovely walks, bird life and views opposite hotel and at the back of hotel with beaches within a few minutes walk. We had no views from our ground... More 

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Greater Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel was the best one we stayed in during our recent NZ trip. The service was great and the room was very clean and comfortable. There a welcome note on the bed when we arrived and after a very long drive, this put a smile on our faces.

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and really appreciate that you took the time to review us. Thank you Best Regards Helen and Nigel More 

Greater Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Albatros Motel on the the 30th January - 1st February with our 4 year old son. The rooms were spotless and the service was exceptional. We had a minor issue with ants in the bathroom but this didn't bother us at all due to the already fantastic cleaning standards and we figured it was just one... More 

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive review, we really appreciate that you took the time. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. ants seem to be more of a problem this year and it is a constant battle to try to keep them at bay, however, luckily they are only coming into a few rooms ,no sooner is one... More 

Gold Coast, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst we didn't stay at this motel due to no vacancy, the receptionist certainly went out of her way to assist. I don't have her name as I sent my husband to do this job. The receptionist hopped on the computer and found a vacancy for us at another motel, within our budget, she then went on to phone the... More 

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are always happy to help , whether it be finding accommodation or helping with directions and advice, regardless of whether it is a paying guest or not. When it is busy in town we like to help travellers find somewhere to stay as we know how difficult it can be. Hope you... More 

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at Napier was short and positive. The free wifi was very handy, as was the complimentary tea and coffee supplies, the staff were very welcoming and left a note on the bed. sky TV was appreciated with 50 channels. The owner was very helpful in suggesting where we should dine in the city and how we went about... More 

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We agree that the old fashioned mock tudor style of the exterior does not appeal to everyone, but most people are pleasantly surprised that the interior of the rooms are more modern than the outside suggests. regards Helen and Nigel More 

Fanoe, Denmark
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...................clean, friendly, loved it all, except for the heavy trucks passing by at 05.oo in the morning........................................................................................................................

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

We thank you for your your review and glad you enjoyed our lovely area. As with most motels, we are on a main road, so traffic noise can be a problem for those who are not used to it. Our complimentary earplugs on offer certainly do the trick though. More 

wales
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really pleasant stay in a well appointed room, lovely bathroom and shower. Would definately stay here again. The proprietors hired us 2 bicycles so we could cycle around Napier. (Very enjoyable).Plenty of bars and restaurants on the way in to the town centre.

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

We really appreciate that you took the time to review us, thank you and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards Helen and Nigel More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This motel was very clean and the owners were very helpful. Would definitely stay again and have no hesitation in recommending to others. Easy walking distance to the beach and wetlands.if you have time loan the bikes available and go for a spin to Bay View.

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

We thank you for your review, it is much appreciated that you took the time to comment. Glad you were able to enjoy the unique wetlands across the road and our proximity to the beach and the cycle ways. regards Helen and Nigel More 

Palmerston North, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was exactly what was expected from the pictures online. Plenty of bedding and towels. Bed were very comfy and everything was super clean. Really enjoyed our time, close to town and lovely view of the estuary. Was inexpensive considering the size and comfort of the rooms. would stay again!! Thanks for having us

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive comments. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you again to Albatross motel, next time you visit our lovely city. regards Helen and Nigel More 

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Address: 56 Meeanee Quay | Westshore, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Albatross Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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