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Reviewed 29 July 2016

There was no free airport transfer and we had to taxi both ways - noise from pipes or extractor above that sounded all night - we were on the bottom floor, right next to reception / car park so heard people coming and going all night - walls were paper thin so heard other people walking around and chatting -...

Thank Rosie T
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Great location for airport travelers. Really disigned for short stays as very basic. Our room was quiet, warm and had a nice view. Needed a new TV as the picture awful and for the price a more comfy lounge area would be nice to relax in. Otherwise it was equipped ok. Quite pricy for what it is but that is...

1Thank Rebecca L
Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We had a 4 bed 'apartment', with double bed and bunks. Room was clean and tidy. Its not a motel to write home about, but I would stay there again if I was in Wellington. Good parking on site to, with shopping centre just across the road. Right next to airport, but surprisingly was very quiet.

Thank BettyJAuckland
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We were on the phone and booking the motel for our family, when we were hung up on, so they could take another booking. We were then rung back to be told that the room we were about to purchase was no longer there. The gentleman was extremely rude and dismissive, even when we asked about the second option we...

Thank trishavery
Reviewed 18 June 2016

we stayed here as a need to as it was close to airport . wasnt impressed when we put our milk in fridge and then found the fridge did not work at all and with 4 adults wasnt good as when we had showers all the water didnt stay in the shower box it went everywhere even into our room...

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My friend booked not me and we were a bit horrified to find one of the rooms had wooden bunks in a small windowless room with no door. Double glazing is very efficient and the young lady on reception is lovely.

Thank HappyKelly
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed at the Airport Motel in Lyall Bay, Wellington and enjoyed it very much. It was surprisingly peaceful and quiet even though it is located right next to the Wellington Airport. Pros: - Great customer service from Receptionist Carley (hope I spelt her name correctly) - Clean and tidy rooms (Stayed in the Travellers Studio Room with Spa and...

Thank piriham
Te Horo, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 June 2016

A convenient motel for one of those horrible early morning international flights, so all we needed was a simple room with a comfortable bed to sleep and that is what we got, no frills but we didn't need any. The young lady on reception was very friendly and efficient and arranged our early morning taxi pick up, directed us to...

Thank chattis
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 June 2016

we stay here overnight as we had a 6am flight. Was okay we had two room as there was 5 of us. the first room had it's balcony but it was facing the other buildings. the second on had a joint balcony but also had a spa bath. from the second room you couls see planes arriving and departing which...

Thank hollz0210
Bexley, Australia
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The room was clean and comfortable, and though small, adequately furnished. My reason for selecting the motel was its proximity to the airport for an overnight stay after very late arrival, so the lack of availability of the shuttle after 10pm was disappointing (especially for the taxi driver who was angry about the small fare). However, the arrangements for after...

Thank Barbara B

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a 5-minute drive from Wellington Airport and overlooking beautiful Lyall Bay, Airport Motel offers free airport transfers. All rooms feature a private balcony or spa bath. All heated rooms feature a well equipped kitchenette with a microwave and refrigerator. Each room has satellite TV and a private en suite bathroom with a hairdryer and guest toiletries. Wellington Airport Motel is located opposite a shopping center, 15 minutes' drive from central Wellington's city centre. The famous Te Papa Tongarewa Museum is a 20-minute drive away. The motel is 4 minutes drive from the ASB Sports Centre and Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre. *** FREE AIRPORT SHUTTLE SERVICE (8:00am till 10:00pm) *** ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airport Motel

Address: 142 Tirangi Road | Rongatai, Wellington 6022, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $115 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Airport Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Airport Hotel Kilbirnie
Airport Motel Wellington
Airport Hotel Wellington
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#4 Spa Hotel in Wellington
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“It has family rooms on the first floor and a studio. Upstairs are three rooms, some with balconys. There is no lift.”
morriss003, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The road at the front generates much traffic noise”
anthony19482014, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The upstairs rooms have a great view of the sea.”
RATZnz, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms if you want a late start to your day”
Trampl, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not all that cheap but its close to the airport - dont expect anything special”
thearchies2016, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
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