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3.5 out of 5

"Property was very close to seminar facility. Room suitable for short stay. Bedding configuration not suitable for us " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 06 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

You'll be connected to a shopping center at 747 Motel, and within a 20-minute stroll of Wellington Zoo and Newtown Park. Highlights at this Art Deco motel include in-room free WiFi and LED TVs.

All 9 individually decorated rooms feature cable TV and coffee/tea makers. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries, while Select Comfort beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a free grocery shopping service, and a garden. Added amenities include laundry facilities, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Continental breakfast is available daily. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

You'll be 4.1 km (2.5 mi) from Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) and 3 km (1.9 mi) from Wellington Central Business District with a stay at this 3-star Wellington motel.

Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds, Ground Floor (Unit 1)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$113* Per night/room 6 Aug. - 7 Aug.

Double Room, 1 King Bed, Upper Floor (Unit 5)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds, Upper Floor (Unit 4)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, 1 Queen and 1 Single Bed, Ground Floor (Unit 3)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Room, 1 King Bed, Ground Floor (Unit 2)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, 1 Queen and 1 Bunk Bed, Upper Floor (Unit 8)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

747 Motel ratings based on 90 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for 747 Motel

Everyone (59) Couples (18) Family (12)
3 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Jul. 2020

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4 out of 5
Property was very close to seminar facility. Room suitable for short stay. Bedding configuration not suitable for us

Posted by on 6 Mar. 2020

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4 out of 5
It was a bit dated there was mould around the bottom of the shower

Posted by on 1 Mar. 2020

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2 out of 5
Mould on shower ceiling, no set had only four working channels.2 Freeview and 2 sky sport.fridge hadn’t been defrosted since year dot and the door seal was perished and not sealing.only 2 sets of crockery and cutlery.

Posted by on 12 Feb. 2020

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4 out of 5
I liked that all rooms were accessible from outside and you come come and go without disturbing anyone

Posted by on 18 Jan. 2020

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1 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Nov. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Oct. 2019

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3 out of 5
Did not like the roller blinds on the windows with large gaps between blind and window. Needs curtains to give more privacy and warmth. Could not get heater to work so no heater and no electric blanket on a very cold Wellington night. Very basic accommodation but staff friendly and helpful.

Posted by on 16 Oct. 2019

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3 out of 5
Good position which is close to shops and buses. Within walking distance of schools and very wuick trip to airport.

Posted by on 11 Oct. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Nov. 2019 by Vicky(Chengcheng Jiang)

Thank you for your feedback, your satisfaction are important to us.

2 out of 5
1: Left side of electric blanket not working 2: Right side electric blanket wires exposed and plug pins bent 3: Two of the 3 windows catches were broken letting in draft 4: Ceiling in shower room moldy 5: TV only had 2 analogue channel, No digital free-view at all. 6: Milk sachets on bench were "off" 7: Room smells moldy 8: No smoke detectors in room

Posted by on 30 Apr. 2019

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Property Features

As a guest of 747 Motel, you'll find multilingual staff, a garden, and laundry facilities. WiFi is free in public spaces. 747 Motel also features a complimentary grocery shopping service and room service (during limited hours). Free self parking is available. You'll have access to the indoor pool and health club at a partner property. This 3-star Wellington motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 9 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1985
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Grocery service (free)
  • Garden
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking , Free parking nearby


  • Airport: Wellington Intl. Airport (WLG) (4.4 km / 2.8 mi)
  • Train station: Wellington Station (5.7 km / 3.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

747 Motel offers 9 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Select Comfort beds feature premium bedding. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include showers. This Wellington motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Select Comfort beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily.

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed


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.

  • No cots (infant beds) available


Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 115 per night (for guests under 11 years old)

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20.00 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • 747 Motel
  • 747 Motel Wellington
  • 747 Wellington
  • Motel 747
  • 747 Motel Greater Wellington/Kilbirnie
  • 747 Motel Motel
  • 747 Motel Wellington
  • 747 Motel Motel Wellington

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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*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.