Trentham Motel

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Full-sized fridge, microwave, hob, coffee/tea maker
LED TV, DVD player
Full-sized fridge, microwave, hob, coffee/tea maker

Overview of Trentham Motel

Trentham Motel

3.0 star property
Art Deco guestrooms in Heretaunga with kitchens

8.1/10 Very good

163 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Refrigerator
438 Fergusson Drive, Trentham, Upper Hutt, 5018
Main amenities
  • 15 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Area shuttle
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
For families
  • Playground on site
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Heretaunga
  • Trentham Racecourse - 1 min drive
  • Petone Foreshore - 20 min drive
  • Plimmerton Beach - 28 min drive

Getting around

  • Paraparaumu (PPQ) - 35 min drive
  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 39 min drive
  • Stokes Valley Manor Park Station - 5 min drive
  • Stokes Valley Pomare Station - 7 min drive
  • Lower Hutt Melling Station - 11 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Trentham Motel

Trentham Motel offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NZD 90 per room roundtrip. Freebies such as WiFi and self-parking are added perks, and guests looking to stay active can experience the nearby hiking/biking trails and mountain biking. Rooms at this Art Deco motel feature conveniences such as kitchens, along with LED TVs and DVD players. Fellow travellers like the helpful staff and WiFi.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 15 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 level


  • Check-in time from noon until 10 PM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site motorhome/coach/lorry parking


  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*


  • Area shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • BBQs
  • Room service (limited hours)

Taking the kids

  • Playground

What to do

  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • 5 buildings/towers
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • No lift (single-level property)

Languages spoken

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • DVD player
  • LED television
  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Turndown service

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Hob
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of NZD 90 per room (roundtrip)
  • Local area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge of NZD 50 (subject to availability)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts major credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Trentham Motel Upper Hutt
Trentham Motel
Trentham Upper Hutt
Trentham Motel Motel
Trentham Motel Upper Hutt
Trentham Motel Motel Upper Hutt

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Very obliging
Late at night emergency when Remutaka Hill closed. Staff very obliging and accommodating.
1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very nice comfortable place — renovated, clean, quiet. Great 2 bedroom suite for a family of 4
2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nice quiet place with good parking. Easy to find with friendly staff.
1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

My stay at this motel was enjoyable the well equipped facility suited my needs prefectly
1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Our family loved staying here. Looks like it had been recently updated inside and was extremely comfortable. Great location too. Wish we could’ve stayed longer.
2-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

central, will stay there again next year for same occasion and will recommend to friends.
Marion, 2-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

New management
Have stayed here a few times now and the new management is great. Always clean, beds are comfortable. Would just love to see lids on the bins in the bathroom so that womens products are hidden.
Alison, 1-night family trip
Verified guest review

6/10 Good

Close to town and shops
Thanks team nice stay, but hotwater unit was bit noisy
1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

3-night family trip
Verified guest review