Captain Cook Motor Lodge

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
31 Awapuni Rd, Waikanae Beach, Gisborne, 4010, New Zealand
4.3 out of 5 rating 275 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3

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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.


Make yourself at home in one of the 36 air-conditioned rooms 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 complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Navigator serving guests of Captain Cook Motor Lodge. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. 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
Gisborne Hospital - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Wainui Beach - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Bushmere Estate - 7.5 km / 4.6 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) - 4.2 km / 2.6 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 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.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Conference center
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)