Captain Cook Motor Lodge

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
31 Awapuni Rd, Waikanae Beach, Gisborne, 4010, New Zealand
4.5 out of 5 rating 102 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Captain Cook Motor Lodge in Gisborne, you'll be near the beach, within a 5-minute drive of Midway Beach and Gisborne Harbour. This 4-star motel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Toihoukura School of Contemporary Art and 1 mi (1.6 km) from Gisborne Wine Centre.


Stay in one of 36 guestrooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Navigator serving guests of Captain Cook Motor Lodge.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Midway Beach - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Toihoukura School of Contemporary Art - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Gisborne Harbour - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Gisborne Wine Centre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Tairawhiti Museum - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Sunshine Brewery - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Te Poho-o-Rawiri Meeting House - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Kaiti Hill - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Wainui Beach - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Bushmere Estate - 7.5 km / 4.6 mi
Gisborne Hospital - 9.6 km / 6 mi
Makorori Beach - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
Millton - 13.7 km / 8.5 mi
Kirkpatrick Estate Winery - 15.7 km / 9.8 mi

The preferred airport for Captain Cook Motor Lodge is Gisborne (GIS) - 4.3 km / 2.7 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.

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 8 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 property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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

  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Conference center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Total number of rooms - 36
  • -Year Built - 2004
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage