Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
175 Cuba Street, Palmerston North, 4441, New Zealand
4.0 out of 5 rating 398 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre, you'll be centrally located in Palmerston North, just a 4-minute walk from New Zealand Rugby Museum and 5 minutes by foot from City Library. This 4-star hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from The Square and 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Te Manawa.


Make yourself at home in one of the 85 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Nosh Restaurant serving guests of Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. This hotel has 4 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

New Zealand Rugby Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
City Library - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Arena Manawatu - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
The Square - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Te Manawa - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Victoria Esplanade - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Massey University - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Himatagi Beach - 35.9 km / 22.3 mi
Foxton Windmill - 38.2 km / 23.7 mi
Manawatu Gorge - 38.6 km / 24 mi
Marton Park - 43.4 km / 27 mi
Marton Golf Club - 43.6 km / 27.1 mi
Sir James Wilson Memorial Park - 43.6 km / 27.1 mi
Levin Public Gardens - 47.3 km / 29.4 mi
Levin Racecourse - 49.6 km / 30.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Palmerston North (PMR-Palmerston North Intl.) - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 148 km / 91.9 mi

The preferred airport for Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre is Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. This hotel will place a credit/debit card pre-authorization for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 4 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

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

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.

Know Before You Go

  • 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.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 35 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
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Conference space
  • -Concierge services
  • -Restaurant
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Number of floors - 5
  • -Total number of rooms - 85
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 4