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expressotel

#14 of 47 Hotels in Napier
Certificate of Excellence
29/06/2017 30/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place to stay, This was the second time i have stayed at the Expressotel. The staff are always friendly remembered me from my first stay. Its nice and central to the city center. Would recommend to anyone looking for a nice place to stay

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Cairns Region, Australia
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The staff were very helpful and friendly, the room was clean but what stood out was the bed! it was so comfy and I had the best night sleep I've had in a long time! including some 5 star accommodation! The location was right in the heart of Napier city, close to everything we wanted to see and value for...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Stayed here as the Masonic was fully booked - and this is apparently the sister hotel. Good central location about 5 minutes from anything (beach, town etc). Rooms have been refurbished to a good standard though the bathrooms are nothing to write home about. Noise from the street was fine with windows closed and rooms have heatpump/aircon units (new) in...

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Rangiora
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The staff were so helpful and friendly, the cleanliness of the room and the location being right in the heart of Napier city, make the hotel number one in our book. Priced absolutely right. Love to stay again.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Hotel is centrally located, well priced, comfortable and very clean. Staff very friendly. Outside on site parking right in the CBD. parking a bit tight when full but manageable. Décor very modern. Napier was very interesting and the Art Décor theme was quite well carried out.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We hadn't booked accommodation and simply walked in quoted the online rate we found and were in our room within minutes. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The room was perfect for our needs at the time.

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for one night while passing through Napier in January, I was looking forward to the stay, especially after sitting on a bus for eight hours! When I eventually got off the bus, I had no trouble finding the hotel, as it was a minute's walk from the bus station, past a scenic park, as well as being...

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ottawa
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This hotel has recently been taken over by the Masonic Hotel of Napier. It has been refitted and cleaned up. We had great rooms, very comfortable and did I mention clean. The location was ideal to wander along the art deco streets of Napier. The staff we encountered we amazing pleasant and accommodating. We would stay here again if we...

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NapierHotels, Manager at expressotel, responded to this review

Dear Robert B Thank you so much for your review and recommendation. Our friendly house keeping team will be thrilled that you noticed the results of their hard work. We look forward to welcoming you back for your next visit to Napier. Kind Regards from the team at expressotel.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We arrived on the Wednesday before the Art Deco festival.. the cost of the accommodation was a little bit more expensive over that period. However nice check in and after getting to our room to find that we were above the builders undertaking renovations on the ground floor ask to be moved. We were given a really lovely quiet room...

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NapierHotels, General Manager at expressotel, responded to this review

Dear Jannie I'm pleased to hear we were able to accommodate your needs during your recent visit. Portofino Restaurant on the ground floor will open shortly offering all day dining for hotel guests and the public. Thank you for your review and we hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards from the team at expressotel, Napier.

Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Friendly, helpful staff who gave us a voucher for Rose's Irish Bar for a free drink with 2 main meals. We were able to store our cycles in the luggage room securely. Room had air conditioning & an ok view of gardens(Clive square). There is about 8 or 9 car parks on site on a first in, first served basis....

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NapierHotels, General Manager at expressotel, responded to this review

Dear Lily We have some car parks on site and a few extra "guaranteed" car parks across the street. We aim to offer the best value hotel accommodation in downtown Napier. We offer free fast internet in rooms without a usage limit and you are correct we do not offer Sky TV. We offer tea and coffee making facilities in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
expressotel is a perfect downtown base for the savvy traveller to enjoy the delights of Art Deco Napier. You're opposite picturesque Clive square in the heart of Napier City, with cafes, restaurants, and plenty of fun stuff to do right on your door step. expressotel offers spacious, well presented and functional hotel rooms, including 40 suites, two one bedroom suites and mobility-accessible rooms. All hotel rooms include Free-view TV and WIFI/Ultra-fast broadband, free tea and coffee. Free parking is provided and secure bike storage is available should you wish to bring your bikes to enjoy the cycle trails. expressotel also offers conference and meeting facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about expressotel

Address: Tennyson St and Clive Square, Napier 4110, New Zealand (Formerly VR Napier Hotel)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range: €71 - €115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — expressotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“301 over the park”
gail_isaac, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“comfortable bed”
katiehZ6046MH, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A room facing the park further from Tennyson St would probably be the quietest.”
dannyb0hy, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Its on a busy corner so ask for a room at the rear of the hotel”
JannieG22, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pay the extra for the balcony, especially in summer- so nice to have the open door.”
SamG655, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
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