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Albatross Motel

#14 of 47 Hotels in Napier
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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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Blenheim, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great stay.On arrival we were told they had given us a bigger studio at the same price as we were staying for seven nights.The studio was spotless,the owners and staff were very friendly,the location was great and the room was nice and quiet.The local hotel down the road had great meals.If we are ever back in Napier... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Easy place to stay for a night, reasonably close to bars and restaurant's around on the water front for dinner or lunches. Rooms at the motel quite small but tidy and clean and comfortable. Easy place to park and get access to airport

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here 4N to enjoy the wonderful Hawke's Bay cycling trails. We were warmly welcomed by Nigel and Helen and well looked after during our stay. We can well understand why this motel is popular and regularly receives great reviews. Our Unit was absolutely spotless - thank you to all the cleaners. There is an excellent compendium available with... More 

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Auckland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I chose this Motel because the tariff was very reasonable and it had a good Trip Advisor rating. I was not disappointed. With 50 channels of Free SKY TV and free fast wireless broadband it met my needs. Owner was friendly and helpful. I was in a standard studio which was roomy enough. Might be a bit on the cold... More 

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

Booked this motel with 2 adults but didn't notice my 7 year old daughter was not included. However, they did not question me and we did not have a problem at all. Our room was equipped with 1 queen and 1 single beds and that's what we need. very clean and tidy, we enjoyed making our breakfast and dinner. The... More 

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

We were running late, but the owner waited up for our arrival and made sure we were comfortably installed for the night. Very generous wifi allowance kept our daughters happy and connected with their friends. Full Sky channels to watch, that's when not out enjoying the wonderfully warm Easter weather. The walk to Ahuriri and its restaurants and cafes was... More 

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought I'd thoroughly researched before booking but apparently I goofed. BRING YOUR EARPLUGS to get a good night sleep or else the trucks will keep you awake. Beware of ants if you stay in Room 34. The manager was very helpful in trying to remove the ants but they were crawling everywhere. Minor detail but important: all the faucets are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this motel relatively last minute (took the last available room) for a weekend trip to Napier and Hastings to see some friends. Very friendly staff, room was very clean and tidy, bedroom furniture modern and comfortable. The main reason we booked this motel however was because we could take our dog (a greyhound) with us. They were very accommodating,... More 

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We do indeed have some great areas just across the road and the beach just 200m behind us for walking the dog. we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got stuck in Napier for the night, my company booked me into the Albatross at very short notice and arranged for them to collect me from the airport. Very friendly welcome from the owners and they were very helpful. Free wifi with plenty of allowance. Free Sky tv with movies and sport in every room. Good walking distance to the... More 

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting a review for us. It is much appreciated and glad that you enjoyed your stay and the services we offer. We look forward to maybe seeing you again next time. Regards Helen and Nigel Pedersen More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights and had a lovely time. The motel is in a convenient location with easy driving access to the city. The owners were very friendly and helpful. The room was clean and well-equipped. And the free wifi was a great perk! Would definitely stay here again.

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AlbatrossNapier, Owner at Albatross Motel, responded to this review

We really appreciate your review, thank you. Glad you had a good stay and enjoyed our wonderful region. Regards Helen and Nigel Pedersen More 

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