We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Albatross Motel

Traveller (44)
Room & Suite (30)
Pool & Beach (3)
Certificate of Excellence

About

Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Certificate of Excellence
Clean, comfortable and affordable accommodation proud to have scored 9.5/10 on Target TV, Unlimited Free Wifi, Guest Select 50+ TV Channels to choose from, 200m to the beach and overlooking the estuary. Range of room types to suit a variety of requirements and budgets. Refurbished rooms, Swimming pool and spa.You are guaranteed a warm welcome and friendly service at The Albatross.
Read more
Property amenities
Pool
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Family
Business
HOTEL CLASS
607Reviews
66Photos
1Q+A
100Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 259
  • 255
  • 69
  • 14
  • 10
Time of year
Traveller type
Language
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Booked late (the day before) after a nearby motel let us down, so perhaps a little more expensive but it was thoroughly satisfactory. Staff were friendly and helpful and the rooms had everything you could expect for self-catering - and an excellent fish and chip restaurant is
Read more
We booked a Studio and were a bit disappointed how basic everything was. A small fridge and we could not fit our basic stuff in. No comfortable chairs or a cauch to relax in and the shower system was very complicated with with not much water coming out. Disapointing regarding
Read more
Motel unit was clean and tidy, quiet and spacious but fairly average in relation to price. Be aware of waring sign in the unit : Do not cook seafood or spicy food in unit which causes odours or you will be charged extra for cleaning and for loss of income if unit cannot
Read more
The room was very clean, and the bed was very comfortable , good wifi. Despite paying extra for a full kitchen, there was very little equipment and we were discouraged from cooking much when we asked for a frying pan. Overall it was a good stay.
Read more
We only stayed one night and I must say I was a little concerned when I saw all the trucks parked opposite and how close the motel was to a main road and we were the first room at the top of the staircase. I thought we were in for a noisy night/morning. Well I am pleased to say
Read more
Previous
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuitePool & BeachDining
Oven/Stove Control Knob settings (especially black knobs) faded, worn, hard to read.
Kitchen Stone left top ring would not work.
Kitchen Oven Door Handle
Wall Switch For the Stove & Oven (Button Switch looks faulty)
SOME of the Kitchen Area Ants
PreviousNext
123456
We have a few delux studio and one bedroom units that are not facing the road and with our new wall the noise has been dramatically reduced. Our kitchenette in the rooms are not set up for doing any degree of large cooking. Any seafood or strong smelling food including spices are not permitted in our units and extra charges will apply if found on departure. Our entire complex has in place a strict pest control system in place and sprayed on the recommendation of our pest control company. you may have read some older comments and as we are fairly new owners only put this system into place when we took over in July 2017.
1 vote
Show all answers
"Located near beach"
"Maybe avoid the room at the stairway but we had no bother"
"Great location"
"All rooms were of excellent quality"
"We had a room on the ground floor and were woken up by the people in the upstairs room walking across the floor."
PreviousNext
12345620
PRICE RANGE
US$86 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
albatross hotel napieralbatross motel napier
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandHawke's Bay RegionNapier
NUMBER OF ROOMS
35
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing