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Palm City Motor Inn

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Pool
Non-smoking rooms
Restaurant
Room service
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews family apartment single bed swimming pool spacious unit reasonable rates close to shops enjoyed our stay spa bath washing machine friendly hosts living area place to stay art deco festival great facilities quiet location stayed two nights minute drive
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights during the art deco festival so paid premium price, Its supply and demand we understand.. Room was ok size but no air-cond. Furniture is old and needs updating. Parking is outside front door. If you book property in off peak and at...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank SAM_D_AUS
Response from Palm C, Owner at Palm City Motor InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for filling in our on line survey of Palm City. We are now in the process of putting aircon/heat pumps in all our rooms now. 5 done so far, another 25 to go - should be all installed by the end of...More

Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

We had a great stay. Very convenient to shops and restaurants. The pool was lovley on the hot days. The room was comfortable and very clean. Staff were very helpful also in giving us reccomenations of places of things to do and places to eat...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank CGrace29
Response from Palm C, Owner at Palm City Motor InnResponded 21 January 2019

Hi, Thanks for your review and lovely comments. I will share this with the team. Always good to see returned guests. Look forward to seeing you again Kind Regards Jane

Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

This is a well appointed, well positioned motel not more than a 5 minute drive to a range of great restaurants. The room was very spacious and well appointed with a king and single bed, spacious bathroom with a good sized shower. There was a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Bigrinkles
Response from Palm C, Owner at Palm City Motor InnResponded 15 January 2019

Hi, Thank you for your great review, good to hear you enjoyed your stay. After the last couple of really hot days, we have decided the aircon. is a must. All our rooms will have aircon by the end of year the latest Hope to...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018

Stayed 3 nights but from the outset was dissapointed. Probably should have asked if there were other rooms available as the Suite (# 5) that we were in is best described as basic. There was no bedside table on one side of the double bed,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Palm C, Manager at Palm City Motor InnResponded 18 November 2018

Hi, My sincere apologies we did not meet your expectations, but disappointed you did the review the day before you checked out, as I am sure we could have made your experience better at Palm City, if you had let us know your disappoint in...More

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Office hours state they (reception) are open from 8am to 8pm; however upon arrival to the hotel no one was there to greet us, or other paying customers at 6pm. "Guesturant" restaurant also appears to be closed more often than it is open... What's the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Palm C, Manager at Palm City Motor InnResponded 18 November 2018

Hi, Thank you for taking your time to write your review. My sincere apologies that we did not give you and your family a great stay, we want all our guests to go home feeling happy and refreshed. Reception is open from 8am to 8pm...More

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Description
Centrally located in Napier, the Art Deco Capital of the World, Palm City Motor Inn provides a great mixture of studio, one and two bedroom apartments all situated off the main road. All our apartments have More free WIFI, LCD TVs, SKY television and the complex provides a tranquil environment to all guests. Situated within walking distance to McLean Park and a short drive to local wineries and sports grounds. Palm City also has an onsite bar and restaurant (open Monday - Thursday & by demand on the weekend), spa pool, swimming pool, BBQ and children's play area - the perfect location to unwind and relax after a long day sampling the amazing attractions the Hawkes Bay has to offer. To help take the headache out of organising your activities, we are also happy to organise wine tours, which allows more time to relax and enjoy the amenities we have to offer. Onsite conference facility with catering available. The warm welcome you will receive on arrival makes Palm City a home away from home. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Meeting rooms
Microwave
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$104 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-smoking rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$104 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier

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Pool & Beach (3)
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Room Tips

"Don't book until you see the room unless you just need a roof over your head"
AlistairW197
17 Nov 2018
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"Choose a family apartment down the back by the pool"
WinesieTime
25 Mar 2018
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"No tips. Room was awesome. "
cliftonpcra
19 Mar 2018
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"Ground floor room would be easier for access"
mdq40
7 Mar 2018
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