Thornton Lodge Motel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
2307 State Highway 2 (Takapau Road), Waipukurau, 4200, New Zealand
4.2 out of 5 rating 48 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Waipukurau, Thornton Lodge Motel is in a rural location, a 3-minute drive from Central Hawkes Bay College and 7 minutes from Central Hawkes Bay Settlers Museum. This 4-star motel is 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from Waipawa Golf Course and 11 mi (17.7 km) from Oruawharo Homestead & Garden.


Make yourself at home in one of the 11 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Rooms have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a garden. Additional amenities at this motel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a picnic area, and barbecue grills.


Continental breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to 9 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Central Hawkes Bay College - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Waipawa Golf Course - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Central Hawkes Bay Settlers Museum - 7.6 km / 4.7 mi
Oruawharo Homestead & Garden - 17.7 km / 11 mi
Porangahau Beach - 42.1 km / 26.2 mi
Pourerere Beach - 43.8 km / 27.2 mi
Kirakau Beach - 46 km / 28.6 mi
Hastings Golf Club - 48.6 km / 30.2 mi
Maungakuri Beach - 49 km / 30.4 mi
Hawke's Bay Racecourse - 49.4 km / 30.7 mi
Westerman's Building - 50 km / 31.1 mi
Hawke's Bay Exhibition Centre - 50 km / 31.1 mi
Hawke's Bay Opera House - 50.2 km / 31.2 mi
Hastings City Growers Market - 50.3 km / 31.2 mi
Cornwall Park - 51.5 km / 32 mi

The preferred airport for Thornton Lodge Motel is Napier (NPE-Hawke's Bay) - 71.3 km / 44.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 12 and NZD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 20.0 per stay

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Reception hall
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking