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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The motel is ok, rooms are clean and big enough. I stay here the night before I had to get on the inter islander ferry, so was only really looking for a comfy place to rest up. While motel was fine the surround area is not great and pretty much run down. I found the front desk staff to be...

Thank Pete Y
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

A modern motel with comfy rooms. Very clean. Tea and coffee making facilies, a large fridge and a microwave. The bathroom is large and complete with pleasant soaps and shower gels. The lady at the front desk was also very pleasant.

Thank Lee A
Feilding, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I use this site for everything when it comes to staying anywhere, this place has semi good reviews and had been comparing with another place further out, we choose this place on the review - well was that a mistake and have even sat on this before writing. Reservation Details All amounts are New Zealand Dollar (NZD) Category Description Rate...

Thank Marisa T
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Was here for business, very quiet, well maintained , modern rooms. Very close to the motorway/trains and the shops of Porirua. My room had basic kitchen facilities which I used. Hosts were friendly. Would definitely stay again if the need was there

Thank Andrew G
Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I admit I am more a hotel with room service sort of person, but this motel was ideally located for an expo at the Te Rauparaha Arena. The room was good value, clean and well stocked. There was good parking and there is a mall and supermarket just across the road. I would be happy to stay here again.

Thank crosis
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 October 2016

In Porirua for a funeral, exhausted and stressed. Management found the room that fit our needs with no fuss even though the motel was nearly full and a late booking - thank you. Room modern , clean and warm. Free wifi and great work station. Awesome sleep. Shopping mall, supermarket, restaurant and service station is across the road. Minimal to...

Thank FoxyHumphreys
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you want to be spoken to sarcastically while trying to book, being told your payment was not received 48 hours after they have it, or demanding my pregnant daughter vacuum their foyer (she was only picking up a bag left behind) book here. The complex & cleaning staff are awesome, the management needs replacing asap. They are a rude,...

Thank valwhite236
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Held an event at Pataka Art & Museum, convenient location Porirua CBD friendly owners, tidy room and comfortable sleep. This is my 2nd stay and would definitely book again. Heater put on for my arrival!

1Thank HKing2013
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Helen and Murray, thank you so much for the wonderful few days in your beautiful motor lodge. I travel regularly with my work, and after a long day in the field, all the extra care and assistance you provided during my stay really made things easy. You went out of your way to help me, and the room was so...

Thank rachellturnernz
court02, Owner at Amethyst Court Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou Rachel for the wonderful review - it was a pleasure to host you at our Motor Lodge and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We are truly greatful to receive a review like this before our retirement shortly. Kind Regards Murray & Helen

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I recently stayed here for 3 nights for a business trip. The staff are friendly and able to give directions/advice etc. as needed and happy to answer any requests. The rooms are big and warm with good lighting. Bathroom was nice with a good shower and small and practical fridge/microwave area. Good storage and iron etc. if needed (which it...

Thank Terran N
court02, Owner at Amethyst Court Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to review our property - we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards, Murray & Helen

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amethyst Court Motel offers a very peaceful and quiet atmosphere. It is luxurious and spacious, having 26 studio suites, some with kitchens and spa baths, all having tea/coffee making faculties, microwaves. 1 bedroom with study & kitchen, 5 x 2 bedrooms with kitchens. Amethyst Court is ideally situated in the central business district of Porirua. Ideal stopover for ferry, with its easy access off the North/South Motorway. Complimentary broadband, breakfasts also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amethyst Court Motor Lodge

Address: 5 Titahi Bay Road, Porirua 5022, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Porirua
Price Range: $129 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Amethyst Court Motor Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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 of 5 bubbles 542marisat, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good Location for Te Rauparaha Arena”
 of 5 bubbles crosis, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Would have liked to use the mobility car park outside room door, but a large trailer was parked across it, told to by management.”
 of 5 bubbles valwhite236, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“As FYI one side of motel faces bank (but is quiet), no lift - stairs to 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles HKing2013, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The whole place seems wonderful”
 of 5 bubbles rachellturnernz, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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