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Hotel Description

At White Heron Motor Lodge you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Sunshine Brewery and Toihoukura School of Contemporary Art. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 24 rooms, and you can enjoy DVD players, free newspapers and safes. In-room dining is easy with kitchenettes that come equipped with fridges and microwaves. Premium bedding, hairdryers and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden and a front desk safe. Plus you'll find laundry facilities. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 8 AM. There's also the convenience of free extended parking.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Gisborne motel include Tairawhiti Museum and Gisborne Wine Centre.

Standard Studio, Kitchenette (Studio Suite)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$112* Per night/room 20 Oct. - 21 Oct.

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchenette (with Spa)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Kitchenette (2 Bedoom Apartment)

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Studio, Kitchenette (Studio Spa Suite)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

White Heron Motor Lodge ratings based on 53 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for White Heron Motor Lodge

Everyone (32) Couples (10) Family (10)
5 out of 5
We stayed in the two bedroom unit. It was so spacious, clean and modern. The owners were friendly and helpful. Would throughly recommend staying here

Posted by on 6 Oct. 2019

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14 Oct. 2019 by The White Heron

Hi Anonymous - we really appreciate you have taken the time to post a great rating and review - thank you

5 out of 5
Room was nice & big, looked like it had been renovated. Nice big bathroom too. Would recommend.

Posted by on 30 Aug. 2019

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30 Aug. 2019 by The White Heron

Hi Anonymous - thank you for taking the time to post a great rating an positive review - we do appreciate it - kind regards

5 out of 5
Clean, comfortable, well appointed room. Excellent location close to the CBD, great parking and seamless process to check in and out.

Posted by on 24 Aug. 2019

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25 Aug. 2019 by The White Heron

Hi Anonymous - thank you for taking the time to post a great rating and review we do appreciate it - certainly sounds like you were pleased with your stay with us - kind regards

5 out of 5
Liked everything and disliked nothing! Extremely convivial management and superbly appointed rooms!

Posted by on 16 Aug. 2019

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16 Aug. 2019 by The White Heron

Hi Anonymous - that you for taking the time to post such a great review we do appreciate it!

5 out of 5
nice clean and tidy rooms, well set up. friendly staff. top class

Posted by on 18 Jul. 2019

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18 Jul. 2019 by Maxine

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5 out of 5
Great place to stay fantastic service very very clean and great facilities

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2019

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5 Jun. 2019 by The White Heron

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 24 May 2019

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24 May 2019 by Maxine

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5 out of 5
The spa bath was awesome and the bed was super comfortable. Great kitchen and lounge and walking distance to everywhere. I’d stay here again :)

Posted by on 12 May 2019

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24 May 2019 by Maxine

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5 out of 5
The unit was quiet, felt spacious and well equipped.

Posted by on 7 May 2019

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8 May 2019 by Maxine

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5 out of 5
So clean and staff cheerful.resonably close to main shopping.

Posted by on 4 May 2019

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4 May 2019 by The White Heron

Hi Anonymous - thank you for taking the time to post a great rating and review we do appreciate it - kind regards

About the White Heron Motor Lodge

Location 474 Gladstone Road, Gisborne, 4010

Property Features

White Heron Motor Lodge offers its guests a garden, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. WiFi is free in public spaces. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Gisborne motel is smoke free.

  • 1 floor
  • 24 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1996
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Front desk safe
  • Garden
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Gisborne (GIS) (3.8 km / 2.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking

Room Amenities

White Heron Motor Lodge offers 24 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. 50-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Accommodation at this 4-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and a hairdryer. This Gisborne motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in October 2017.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7 AM to 8 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: NZD 18 for adults and NZD 18 for children (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • White Heron Motor Inn Gisborne
  • White Heron Motor Inn
  • White Heron Motor Gisborne
  • White Heron Motor
  • White Heron Motor Lodge Gisborne
  • White Heron Motor Lodge Motel
  • White Heron Motor Lodge Gisborne
  • White Heron Motor Lodge Motel Gisborne

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.