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4.2 out of 5

"Close and easy walk to bowl of Brooklands. A bit dated and no aircon but good price reflects this " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 24 Apr 2022

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Hotel Description

At Saddle and Sulky Motel you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Pukekura Park and Bowl of Brooklands. Highlights at this hotel include free self parking, and in-room kitchens and free WiFi.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Other amenities include laundry facilities, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 8:30 AM.

Sights within a 10-minute walk of this 3.5-star Welbourn hotel include TSB Stadium and The Gables.

Saddle and Sulky Motel ratings based on 43 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Saddle and Sulky Motel

Everyone (28) Couples (6) Family (8)
5 out of 5
Close and easy walk to bowl of Brooklands. A bit dated and no aircon but good price reflects this

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2022

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4 out of 5
Centrally located and though an older motel had all the basics available. Would stay again.

Posted by on 14 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5
Great location, view of the mountain, close to Pukekura Park, easy acces to city centre

Posted by on 7 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
Very clean. Priced right.bit of road noise but thats to be expected. Fine for what we needed.

Posted by on 29 Mar. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Feb. 2021

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Feb. 2021

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4 out of 5
Perfect for a family on a lower budget, short drive to most family things. Outdated but clean

Posted by on 29 Jan. 2021

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2 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5
No hassle accommodation, easy access and close to all activities

Posted by , from Auckland on 8 Jan. 2021

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2 out of 5
The property was damp and wet and had mould. Wish they would renovate the property before.

Posted by , from Auckland on 25 Dec. 2020

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Property Features

Saddle and Sulky Motel offers its guests a terrace, barbecue grills, and a garden. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Saddle and Sulky Motel also features a picnic area and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star New Plymouth hotel.

  • 14 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Saddle and Sulky Motel offers 14 accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Accommodations at this 3.5-star hotel have kitchens or kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 9 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 9 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival 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.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 9 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 9 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: NZD 20 per accommodation, per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed

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 may be 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.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, and cash. 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.

  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 14.50 and NZD 19.50 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NZD 20 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Saddle Sulky Motel New Plymouth
  • Saddle Sulky Motel
  • Saddle Sulky New Plymouth
  • Saddle Sulky
  • Saddle and Sulky Motel Hotel
  • Saddle and Sulky Motel New Plymouth
  • Saddle and Sulky Motel Hotel New Plymouth

National Rating

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

*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.