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Airport Motel

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Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Beach property
  • Free WiFi
  • Microwave
142 Tirangi Rd, Rongotai, Wellington, 6022, New Zealand

Beach motel with conference center, connected to a shopping center, near Wellington Zoo
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • Beach property
    • Free WiFi
    • Microwave
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • Great staff, loved everything about my room. Very cozy & homely. Highly recommend! :) Sep 13, 2020
  • It was just a place to sleep for the night. A bit to far from the ferry terminal!May 21, 2020

Airport Motel

What’s around Airport Motel


  • On the beach
  • Wellington Zoo - 32 min walk
  • The Weta Cave - 43 min walk
  • Wahine Memorial Park - 40 min walk
  • Basin Reserve - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • Mount Victoria Lookout - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
  • Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) - 4 mi / 6.5 km
  • Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) - 4.6 mi / 7.3 km

Getting around

  • Wellington Intl. Airport (WLG) - 10 min drive
  • Wellington Ngauranga Station - 15 min drive
  • Johnsonville Station - 15 min drive
  • Johnsonville Raroa Station - 16 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 29 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child (18 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms (1-device limit)



  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

  • Onsite parking limited

  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

  • Free offsite parking nearby

Payment types at the property

*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge)
Working away
  • Conference space
  • One meeting room
  • Conference center
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2004
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Sleep well
  • Soundproofed rooms
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Access via exterior corridors

Airport Motel’s small print

Also known as

  • Airport Motel Wellington
  • Airport Motel
  • Airport Motel Motel
  • Airport Motel Wellington
  • Airport Motel Motel Wellington


This property does not have elevators.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. 

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 2 percent

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NZD 12 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Airport Motel

  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Airport Motel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Airport Motel?
    Yes. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Are pets allowed at Airport Motel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Airport Motel?
    You can check in from 2 PM - 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Airport Motel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Botanist (7-min walk), Maranui (10-min walk), and Elements Cafe (10-min walk).
  • What is there to do at Airport Motel and nearby?
    Recommended spots to visit include Wellington Zoo (1.7 mi) and Wahine Memorial Park (2.1 mi), along with The Weta Cave (2.2 mi) and Basin Reserve (2.9 mi).

Recent reviews

Good 7,4 From 174 reviews

Good 6,0
The staff were awesome and the rooms with clean and tidy unfortunately the spa bath released brown muck whenever jets were used
au2 night family trip
Very good 8,0
au1 night family trip
Fair 4,0
Very unhappy with room
Reception was good on arrival . Room cramped ,dated,sparse. Doubt if bunk bed sheets had been changed. Queen bed okay, furniture well used & stained. One coat hanger on 6 inch rod on wall to hang clothes.. definitely not worth the cost.
Barbara, nz1 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
We had a family unit, and everything we needed for the kids was there. They especially loved the big spa bath
au1 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
Such a great spot
Such a great spot to have as a base while looking at wellington right on the beach at lyall bay amazing.
Kathleen, au3 night family trip
Fair 4,0
only onr night thank god
jim, au1 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
Staff were cheerful and helpful.Close proximity to airport and wide variety of shops a real bonus. Clean and comfortable. Would use again.
au1 night family trip
Very good 8,0
Next time my room won’t be by entrance as wax women from 4 with people leaving and talking like it was middle of day But I’ll def be back
au1 night business trip
Exceptional 10,0
Clean, close to airport and spacious. Nice staff at desk and a complimentary drink on arrival!!
au1 night romance trip
Good 6,0
Close to the airport. Clean and tidy. Friendly staff.
Julie, au1 night family trip

Airport Motel