If you don't have any issues with setting up base 15 kilometres outside of the city's core, look into the neighbourhood of Newlands. It's got 2 available options, including Newlands Court Motel and Capital Gateway Motor Inn.
Pack your sunnies, hat and towel, and take off to Plimmerton Beach for a relaxing time in the sun. Try to plan your trip early, because the only option available in the vicinity of this spot is Moana Lodge - Hostel.
If you find yourself needing more accommodation options in Mana, try the Ohtel and the Boulcott Suites. They are located 25 kilometres and 25 kilometres away from the city's main streets. Wotif also recommends the InterContinental Wellington and the QT Museum Wellington Apartments. The first is 25 kilometres away from the center, while the second is 25 kilometres away.
The close by localities of Trentham and Wallaceville are certainly worth checking out. Trentham is 15 kilometres to the east of Mana, while Wallaceville is 16 kilometres to the east. Hotels and apartments in Trentham are the Wallaceville Motor Lodge and Hawks Inn Motel. Wallaceville choices are the Totara Lodge and Trentham Motel.
Wellington has all of the shopping, culture and transport you'd expect from a place with about 380000 people. Wellington features a number of hotels and apartments, including the Bolton Hotel and At Home Wellington City. Wellington can be found 25 kilometres to the south of Mana.
Hotels in Mana start at AU$107 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.