Big Five Motel

Rental with Room service

4 stars

154 Park Road, Palmerston North 4410

+64 6356 7077
Very good

based on 249 reviews

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About Big Five Motel, Palmerston North

Value for money
Located just 5 minutes' walk from off Palmerston North’s restaurants and pubs, Big Five Motel offers modern studios and apartments featuring HD LCD TVs and animal themed décor. All air-conditioned accommodation includes a kitchen or kitchenette and a private en suite bathroom with a shower. Guest facilities include a fully equipped laundry and free off-street parking with 24-hour camera surveillance. You can enjoy an outdoor meal in the BBQ area, or just relax on the sunny terrace. Palmerston North Big Five Motel is just 6 minutes' drive from Massey University. It is 9 minutes' drive from Awapuni Racecourse. There is a bus stop directly outside the motel.

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Standard Rooms - POOL view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$89 totalPriceline
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Luxury Rooms - Water view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$100 totalPriceline
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King Rooms - Harbor view
2 twin beds

2 twin beds



$112 totalPriceline
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Motel Amenities & Facilities

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet


  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV
  • DVD player


  • Shower
  • Additional bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom


  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Designated smoking area


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk


  • Minibar
  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast in the room

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Electric blankets
  • Alarm clock

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf


  • Fax/photocopying

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Big Five Motel Reviews

Very goodBased on 249 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Friendly service, clean rooms, everything I needed." (in 18 reviews)
  • "Friendly staff, spacious 2 bedroom unit." (in 16 reviews)
  • Excellent location Lovley staff. (in 16 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room was very small (in 13 reviews)
  • The room is too small (in 10 reviews)
  • Took them off the single bed. (in 5 reviews)

Big Five Motel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


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Frequently asked questions

  • How does Big Five Motel compare to other 4 star hotels in Palmerston North?

    On average, Big Five Motel is less than the Palmerston North average rate for 4 star hotels. The nightly rate at Big Five Motel is typically $93, whereas the nightly rate in Palmerston North is $19 more.

  • How far is Big Five Motel from Palmerston North?

    The drive from Palmerston North to Big Five Motel will take you about 9min depending on traffic, with a distance of 3.2 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • What is the best way to get to Big Five Motel from Palmerston North?

    A very popular option for travelers staying at Big Five Motel would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Palmerston North directly to the hotel.

  • Is Big Five Motel pet-friendly?

    Pets are allowed at Big Five Motel.

  • Are there food options at Big Five Motel?

    Guests staying at Big Five Motel are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Does Big Five Motel have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Big Five Motel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +64 6356 7077.

  • How close is Big Five Motel to Palmerston North city center?

    0.7 mi separate the front steps of Big Five Motel and the city center of Palmerston North where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Te Manawa, a very popular landmark in Palmerston North.

  • What is the phone number for Big Five Motel?

    For assistance from an employee at Big Five Motel please call +64 6356 7077.

  • Does Big Five Motel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Big Five Motel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Big Five Motel?

    You can plan to arrive after 2:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Big Five Motel?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Big Five Motel, Palmerston North is $95, but you may find great deals as low as $84. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Big Five Motel?

    The accommodation features laundry services for all guests. Need to straighten out your clothes? The accommodation features an ironing board and an iron.

  • What is the distance from Big Five Motel, Palmerston North to Te Manawa?

  • How many operators does momondo search for hotels in Palmerston North?

  • When did momondo last update prices for hotels in Palmerston North?

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Places of interest near Big Five Motel

Attractions in Palmerston North, New Zealand curated by momondo

Big Five Motel location: 154 Park Road, Palmerston North 4410

Top landmarks

Te Manawa0.7 mi
New Zealand Rugby Museum0.9 mi
Arena Manawatu1.0 mi

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