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Fern Motel

4 Westminster Avenue Tamatea, Napier 4112 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
Fern Motel offers you Family Friendly Kiwi Hospitality. We have 18 ground-floor units with natural surroundings. They all have fully equipped kitchens, en-suite bathrooms, heat pump / air con & More free wireless internet. So that your stay is pleasurable we provide Standard and Deluxe Studios and Family Units –the Deluxe units have been beautifully refurbished with new kitchens with dishwasher (Family Units), flat-screen TVs, new beds, carpet, linen & modern decor.We also have one new 2 Bedroom Unit.It has a beautiful large kitchen with dishwasher, big fridge/freezer and large ceramic hob. Bedroom 1 has a queen and bedroom 2 has 3 singles.Both bedrooms and the lounge have flatscreen tv’s. The lounge is stylishly decorated and has a sofabed and a nice dining area. All units have secure off-street parking and their own private courtyard where you can sit outside or entertain in the BBQ area. You can watch the kids swim in the large pool and play in the children's fenced playground area. Just off the HB Expressway, Fern Motel is conveniently located between Taradale & Napier City, close to Napier Airport, Park Island Sports Complex, Pettigrew Green Arena, Onekawa Aquatic Centre & Church Road and Mission Estate Wineries. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$88 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
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We were traveling from wellington with a dog, didn't show up until late at night and left early in the morning. The owners were very accommodating, the motel is basic but clean and comfortable and they trusted us. Great service experience and value for money.
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Some of the slowest inter you could think of even with the so called wifi expander. Its go that so much lag it's hard to watch anything you stream..if it works that is.. no DVD players/blue ray only freeview bit expensive for having no sky low water pressure oven that is hard t
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Pre-booked one night Studio. Warm welcome. Good guest laundry.
Older motel and decor to suit. Situated away from town center so had to drive for restaurants and shopping. Room was clean and quite well appointed, small bathroom and shower , low water pressure in shower. Double bed
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We were lucky to get a room here as we booked a day out from the long weekend, When we arrived it was fully booked out. The motel has a pool and a playground as we arrived late we didn’t use the pool. The playground could do with a little fix up here and there but my 3yr old enjo
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Napier was our 2nd stop in New Zealand after A few days in Auckland and expectations were high. We were disappointed because:
- cramped room and enough space to move around: and
- lack of simple amenities like shampoo; washing machine in laundry is filthy; etc
We know the new own
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2 Bedroom living area
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deluxe family unit
The caravan is a nice cozy option for two
Very comfy bed!
Room 1 double 3 single beds
"close to the beaten track if you're travelling"
"Rooms on left of complex may be quieter road noise."
"Caravan is a decent standard, comfy and everything needed. Enjoyed it here"
"Room 12 was very nice."
"If you're planning to book the Caravan, DO IT! $$$"
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