5 Nelson Street (Cnr Esplanade and Nelson Streets), Petone, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4 939 3609 or 0508 10 10 10
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Foreshore Motor Lodge is situated on the northern shores of Wellington's beautiful harbour, just across the road from the safe-swimming Petone Beach and walking distance to historic Petone with its many restaurants and shops in Jackson Street. Foreshore Motor Lodge is the closest motel accommodation to Petone's main street. You will find there is plenty to see and do in this charming suburb. A simple walk from the Esplanade to Jackson Street will take you from sea and sand to a trendy hub of food, fashion and art. Choosing accommodation in Petone also gives you the chance to learn more about the rich history of this remarkable area. Take a tour of one of its several historic sites, such as the Petone Settlers Museum or the Iona Memorial Cross, and get a taste of days gone by.

There is so much to see and do, so book your waterfront accommodation in Petone, Wellington, New Zealand today.

From 15 December 2021, Foreshore Motor Lodge will require the proof of vaccination status from all of our guests. You might be required to provide your ID and verify My Vaccine Pass on check-in. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us on 0508 101010.


Foreshore Motor Lodge has 15 ground floor units, serviced daily, including 11 studios and 4 x 1-bedroom units which can sleep 4 to 6 persons.

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Petone Waterfront Accommodation

From the lodge there is easy access to Wellington's road, bus and rail system, so there is nothing to stop you from making the most of this vibrant capital. Take a day trip into the CBD and explore the centre with its world-class museums, theatres, boutiques and restaurants. Venture a bit further out from the centre and marvel from its hilltop lookouts and rugged shorelines. This Petone motel provides you with easy access to Interislander ferries, Sky Stadium, Te Papa, Petone Workingmens Club, Hutt Valley, Lower Hutt and Westfield Shopping Centre.

You'll get great rates from us too which is ideal if you are looking for high-quality but inexpensive accommodation in Petone, Lower Hutt, Wellington. Book now.

Resident hosts: Angela & Kevin, Manager: Andy

Only The Best

If you are looking for Petone accommodation for your trip to Wellington, you should choose Foreshore Motor Lodge. Here are six reasons why:

  • We offer a range of room types to suit all travellers and budgets.
  • There is a beach across the road so if sand and sea is your goal on your trip to Wellington, our waterfront accommodation won't disappoint.
  • The motel is right in the Petone town centre with its amazing shops, restaurants, cafés, historical locations, and more.
  • All our rooms are comfortable, bright and clean.
  • You'll get an excellent standard of service from our experienced and friendly team.
  • We keep our prices competitive so you can enjoy Petone for less.

To book your Petone accommodation for your next visit to Wellington, choose us – make your booking now.

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