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Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clean, friendly and witin easy walking distance to Southern Cross hospital (also Wellington hospital). Great location for supporting patients in either hospital. Helpful staff and the room was comfortable and spotless.

Thank Joan C
Otaki, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Close to the hospital. My husband has had a stroke and so we had a few special needs. Our special requests were seen to and they bent over backwards to help us. The motel was roomy, very comfortable and spotless. We would definitely choose to stay here again.

Thank Penn17nz
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The Southgate Motor Inn is right across the road from Wellington Regional Hospital - therefore the location is brilliant for access if visiting someone at the hospital or working there short-term. However of course you MAY hear the rescue chopper fly overhead, or hear an ambulance head for the emergency department, but I would not worry about it too much....

Thank eevis77
Masterton, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely accommodation and very handy to hospital .Was able to leave car there the morning we checked out until we were finished at the hospital much appreciated. Very handy to supermarket and cafes. Very comfortable beds The unit we were in had a huge bed like 2 doubles together

Thank elliegoobs
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The rooms are well equipped with everything you need. Walking distance to two supermarkets and Newtown shops - opposite hospital. The owners are very accommodating. We had family coming and going - although fully booked they would find us room as it became available. Thank you for your hospitality, it will never be forgotten 👍

Thank Belinda H
Waikato Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The booking was seamless called after hrs and arrival was midnight. Heater was on curtains drawn lights on, that was a nice touch. Good size room and great location to the hospital right across the street. Paid $145 for the night and we were able to extend our checkout time and use a car park while finishing our visits to...

Thank jaykaynz
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Not bad although where the car needed to be parked was a very steep driveway. Avoid it unless someone strong is helping you. Getting inside there was a slight step, that again needed help to negotiate. Bathroom was good, bed was comfortable. People running it were very helpful and lovely

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The owners were very helpful to me. When my husband had an unplanned admission to the hospital I stayed there for a week. They gave me directions, helped me find the services I needed. The room was more than adequate, bed comfortable, bathroom modern, kitchen well appointed.

Thank kidsgoneOntario
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Ideal location as my course was at Wellington Hospital just across the road. Well equipped kitchen, comfortable king size bed and I really enjoyed relaxing in the spa bath at the end of my full on day. The staff were friendly and helpful so I managed to access WiFi without any trouble (I am technologically challenged). A great place to...

Thank girlonadventure
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Having to stay close to Wellington hospital, this place was a god send 😊 no need to battle traffic, just immediately over the road to the main entrance. The hosts were fantastic, having had to change my booking the first time, then to rebook different dates and also extended my stay , nothing was too much of a problem. They...

Thank Alli P

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Southgate Motor Inn

Address: 70-72 Riddiford Street, Wellington 6021, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range: $113 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Southgate Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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#19 Business Hotel in Wellington
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms are spacious and easy for anyone with limited movement.”
  • Bathroom. Shower to the left. No door step, easily accessible.
  • Ironing items.
  • Sorry about the messy luggage! :) TV in the corner, comfy chairs.
  • Kitchenette. The tall cupboard to the right has the clothes hangers and ironing items.
  • Kitchenette.
  • Small balcony, sofa, dining group.
  • Kitchenette.
 of 5 bubbles eevis77, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 307 has a spa bath (I don't know if every room does)”
 of 5 bubbles girlonadventure, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“view facing road was really good”
 of 5 bubbles NZKIWINewZealand, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the inside are quieter, and all rooms have balconies for more space.”
 of 5 bubbles mbacawley, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The rooms at the back are quieter but have no view”
 of 5 bubbles Madventure_13, 1 Nov 2015 | Read review
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