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Capital Gateway Motor Inn

1 Newlands Road, Newlands | Newlands, Wellington 6037, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

I understand that this is convenient to the ferry, but it's absolutely horrible. I open the door of the room and the smell of horrible sanitising fragrance almost made me turn around. The sheets are clean, thankfully, but really this place should cost about 60 per night. Woke up with migraine from the. F r a g r a n... More 

Thank JayEm66
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Arrived to friendly service by Steve the owner, rooms spacious, well-equipped, clean and easy access to parking. Bathroom facilities good, and great shower. In-house dinner service was good, had a roast dinner. We would stay again when coming back.

Thank flashman974
Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

Good location and a reasonable price.Very friendly and helpful lady on reception. The rooms are a good size and the beds comfortable. On the minus side, sound travels between units. My neighbour had a cough but I can sleep through anything so it didn't affect me during the night. The kitchen area is very small and limited with no hob... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Great welcome, good large clean rooms we were offered a disabled room to aid Sues walking ability, it was near reception with designated car space outside. All the services you would expect plus so much room space you could have invited a group of friends to share! We checked in after an 8 hour drive, had dinner in the restaurant... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights over new year in the campervan car park. Really good! Decent little bar, good food in the on site restaurant, and big portions too! Ideal for Wellington as the bus stops just outside the site. My only small gripe is the lack of toilets and showers. In the men's was one cubicle plus two showers,... More 

Thank TheBFG5
Havelock North
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Clean and spacious room, great shower and comfortable bed. We were going to a concert and the friendly host advised us of the handy bus stop to catch a ride to the stadium. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank Helen W
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

This is a camping area on an asphalt pad behind the Motor Inn in the Ngauranga Gorge just a few minutes from Wellington and the Cook Strait Ferries. This is a special area like a car park with its own power points and toilets. There was no problem with noise from the SH1 below, as this is screened by plantings,... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

Motel built on a small ledge next to the motorway. Small rooms that are very closely packed together, not very well isolated, and you'll hear noises from people pulling in and out of the parking throughout the night. Also no WIFI signal in the room - had to move to the reception area for that and it had a cost.... More 

Thank Traveller-935

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Clean and comfortable, good food, and great pressure in the shower. Not to much more you can ask for if your staying somewhere for work purposes. Found the motorway noise quite loud however if you are in the upstairs rooms closer to the main building. Didn't find this to be to much of an issue in the past if staying... More 

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Paeroa, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I was attending a 3 day seminar, with workshops each day using the meeting rooms within the motor inn. These were well set up with the necessary tables and chairs, and when needed a screen for powerpoint presentation. We were provided with an excellent morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea. Dinner was also included, and we were able to linger... More 

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  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about Capital Gateway Motor Inn

Address: 1 Newlands Road, Newlands | Newlands, Wellington 6037, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $107 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Capital Gateway Motor Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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#21 Luxury Hotel in Wellington
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