Palmerston North, home to Massey University, is a vibrant, youthful city with an active student population. Set at the foot of the Tararua Mountain Range, on the eastern Manawatu Plains, Palmerston North is a city of sophistication and diversity, yet with all the freedom and space of a provincial centre. more
Palmerston North, also known locally as "Palmy" is situated on the Manawatu River and is New Zealand's seventh biggest city. It was named in honour of Viscount Palmerston, a former Prime Minister of Great Britain.
The original Maori clearing in what was once predominantly a forest area is known as 'The Square' today and is the centre point of the city. It's a seven hectare park of lawn, trees, fountains and gardens. It is also the point from where the main streets of the city are arranged.
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Mobile-friendly - New Zealand-style motel apartments, some sleeping up to five-seven people. Located three minutes from Palmerston North International Airport and three kilometres from city centre. Situated opposite Palmerston North hospital. Close to shops, cafes. restaurants and bars plus cinemas and theatres. 24-hour supermarket, takeaways, and good restaurant within 100 metres of motel. Adjoining rooms, great for groups and family reunions.
Gateway Motel is situated on the Pioneer Highway, Palmerston North, just minutes from the city centre and amenities. It is a large ground floor complex which boasts spacious, well-equipped accommodation. Units available include studios, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom family suites. All feature microwaves, kitchen facilities and Sky TV. Offers playground, spa pool and BBQ.
Mobile-friendly - Close to Palmerston North Central Business District and Massey University. 17 fully self-contained accommodation ground-floor apartments. Family and studio units most with double spa baths, luxury units with super-king beds. Ideal for corporate and family stays. 50+ channels with Guest Select in all units and Free Wireless Internet in all units. Children's playground. Swimming pool. Enquire about our Romantic Package.
Located in the heart of Palmerston North is the Alpha Motor Inn, a well established, comfortable, affordable 20 unit motel accommodation. We're centrally located on Victoria Ave, a short walk to the city centre. Rooms feature daily service, self-contained motel units with kitchens/kitchenettes and microwaves. Electric blankets, heating. Shower/baths, phone, Freeview TV, Internet access, Ironing facilities. Cot & highchair available.
Mobile-friendly - Located on a quiet back section, just a ONE MINUTE stroll to the Palmerston North CBD. Giving you peaceful surroundings and also convenience while you are away from home. All of our motels 13 ground floor accommodation units have been recently refurbished to a high standard, yet we are offering affordable rates, giving you real value for money.
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Baxter’s sits to the southern end of the CBD at 9 Ranfurly Street and offers 55 studio apartments with a mix of single and double sized studio units. Offering single, large single and double studio rooms with communal kitchen, living and dining facilities and secure car parking on site. Suitable for short & long term stays.
Mobile-friendly - Whatever the reason for visiting Manawatu's 'capital', Bella Vista Motel can fulfill your accommodation and conference requirements. A great location with 18 superior units and conference facilities only 5-minute walk from the centre of the city. Conference facilities catering for 20 boardroom-style or up to 30 theatre-style with in-house catering available. High-speed Broadband available. Qualmark 4 Star Rating.
Mobile-friendly - Welcome to our warm, affordable, well-appointed motel in a quiet location close to public transport, restaurants and civic amenities in the delightful city of Palmerston North. Close to various recreational areas and the Massey University. On site parking. Friendly hosts keen to please – come stay.
Mobile-friendly - Palmerston North's newest accommodation at the right price! Complex fully air-conditioned. Three minutes walk to restaurants, five minutes to CBD. All suites designed with your comfort in mind making staying at B-Ks an enjoyable experience. Smart TVs. Executive suites. Recliner chairs. Conference facilities. Gym and Sauna. Centrally located opposite Arena Manawatu for indoor sports and events, stockcars, rugby.
Campus Summer Stays offer apartments and single rooms at an astonishingly affordable rate for such centrally located accommodation. Our facilities are not just for students. We cater for independent travellers, groups, sports teams and anyone looking for short term accommodation. Campus stays are in four major centres, all offering cheap accommodation; Auckland, Palmerston North, Wellington and Christchurch.
Affectionately known by locals as Palmy, Palmerston North is the main city of the Manawatù-Wanganui region of the North Island. Home to one of NZ's largest universities and the fourth fastest growing city in NZ, Palmerston North is a gateway to New Zealand culture. We offer a wide range of accommodation to suit individuals and groups alike.
Mobile-friendly - Situated in the hub of Palmerston North's CBD, boasting 85 modern guest rooms, restaurant & 2 bars, Distinction Palmerston North is the ideal accommodation choice for the smart traveller. The hotel also offers one of the largest conference and wedding venues in the lower North Island. Offering FREE unlimited WiFi.
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Mobile-friendly - Spacious well-appointed studios in a picturesque setting in the heart of the city and easy walking distance to cafes, restaurants and the Convention Centre. Short drive to Massey University and the Airport. Free wireless broadband internet. Easy drive to Wellington and ferries. Friendly hosts keen to make your stay a pleasant one. Come stay.
Mobile-friendly - Centrally located along Palmerston North's premier accommodation strip, less than one kilometre's drive from Palmerston North's Square, CBD, Massey University and IPC. Extremely quiet, superior accommodation. Our 16 Executive Suites and 4 Premium Studio Units cater for both Corporate and Leisure customers. Swipecard security, Air-conditioning, Double spabaths, FREE Wireless Broadband, Café style breakfast available. Book online today.
Previously the Pahiatua Hospital, this icon of a bygone error has been tastefully renovated to create a comfortable and versatile facility. Our speciality is large groups of up to 66 people. We can create packages for conferences, sports-teams or school-groups, equestrian events, training camps, business, social, political, craft/hobby groups or just family get togethers, to suit your needs.
Mobile-friendly - A real New Zealand hill country sheep and cattle farm experience with a cosy self-contained cottage or homestead with hosted bed and breakfast. The ultimate escape for a family farm holiday, a quiet break in the countryside or a stopover on your travels. On two cycle routes, close to unique golf courses and the majestic Rangitikei River.
Palmy 31 is located to the north of the CBD at 31 Ngata Street and has 85 studio apartments, again with a mix of single and double sized units.Offering single, large single and double studio rooms with communal kitchen, living and dining facilities and secure car parking on site. Suitable for short & long term stays.
Conveniently located within a 2 minute walk to town is The Pepper Tree Hostel. Situated in a 100 year old character villa with high ceilings and plenty of space, they offer single, twin/double, and dorm rooms. Facilities include a secluded outside area and off-street parking. Hosts Cherie and Dennis live on-site and Cherie's artwork is on display throughout the hostel.
Mobile-friendly - Providing stylish accommodation in the heart of Palmerston North City is Primrose Manor. They're equipped with eight comfortable single, double & family rooms, with ensuites available. Facilities include a spacious well equipped kitchen where you can cater for yourself (a continental Breakfast is available on request), off-street parking and wireless internet. We're a short walk to Restaurants and Cafes.
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Celtic Inn's Steak Night! with Live Music
Come to the Celtic Inn's amazing Tuesday Steak Nightl! Live music! This week I will be performing a duo set with Brian Baille on acoustic guitar and vocals. We will playing classics from Pink Floyd, Bowie and many ...
Where: The Celtic Inn, Palmerston North
Address: Regent Arcade, 73-77 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North
From: 5:00pm on Tuesday 20th November 2018
To: 8:00pm on Tuesday 20th November 2018
Aziza Bellydance Lite 2018 (T3)
Learn the art of bellydance from one of Aziza's elite dancers Judy! In this cycle, Judy will introduce and explore the art of dancing with a veil. Techniques, combinations, drills, choreography and a chance to ...
Where: Shed 23, Palmerston North
Address: 23 Princess St, Palmerston North
From: 6:00pm on Tuesday 23rd October 2018
To: 7:00pm on Tuesday 20th November 2018
Monty Bevins Launch of Traveller EP
What better way for New Zealand's beloved soul-folk troubadour to release his new Traveller EP than with a tour of the country by train. Recorded with Lee Prebble at Wellington's Surgery Studios, 'Traveller' reflects ...
Where: Globe Theatre, Palmerston North
Address: 312 Main St, Palmerston North
From: 7:30pm on Tuesday 20th November 2018
To: 8:45pm on Tuesday 20th November 2018
Sing Christmas Carols With the Manawatu Overtones
Would you like to sing Christmas Carols in the community with a friendly group of women? The Manawatu Overtones Women’s chorus are offering 6 consecutive weeks of group vocal coaching for only $40, beginning ...
Where: Manawatu Scottish Hall, Palmerston North
Address: 52 Princess St, Palmerston North
From: 7:00pm on Tuesday 23rd October 2018
To: 9:30pm on Tuesday 27th November 2018
A Cappella Summer School
Start your summer with a new hobby. Is it time to do something for you? It's official -singing is good for your health so come along and experience the joy of a cappella singing with a group of women who love to sing in ...
Where: Manawatu Scottish Hall, Palmerston North
Address: 52 Princess St, Palmerston North
From: 7:00pm on Tuesday 6th November 2018
To: 8:30pm on Tuesday 27th November 2018
Falun Dafa Meditation
Falun Gong, also commonly known as Falun Dafa, is a self-improvement practice that improves mental and physical wellness. Great for relaxation, healing, and peace of mind. Come along to meet like-minded people who ...
Where: Rangiora Community Hall, Palmerston North
Address: 102 Rangiora ave, Palmerston North, Palmerston North
From: 6:30pm on Tuesday 26th June 2018
To: 8:30pm on Tuesday 4th December 2018
Ice Skate Tour
Be prepared for a cool but not cold ice skating experience. The Ice Skate Tour travels around New Zealand with state of the art, artificial ice rinks. They look like ice and have 97 percent same gliding capacity as ...
Where: West End School, Palmerston North
Address: 196 College Street, Palmerston North
From: 3:00pm on Tuesday 20th November 2018
To: 4:00pm on Sunday 25th November 2018
Hudson & Halls Live!
And we’re live! The oven’s caught fire, David is drinking and Peter has some bad news. Prepare to be transported to a 1980s television studio for big laughs, rum-fuelled showdowns, and some very questionable cooking. ...
Where: Centrepoint Theatre, Palmerston North
Address: 280 Church St, Palmerston North
From: 8:00pm on Saturday 10th November 2018
To: 10:00pm on Friday 21st December 2018
Awaken Your Power
With the professional, creative, down to earth and often hilarious eclectic mix of human and spiritually aligned topics and practicals, this small monthly gathering offers plenty of grounded discussion, participation & ...
Where: Inspire Me, Palmerston North
Address: 140 The Square, Palmerston North
From: 6:45pm on Tuesday 16th October 2018
To: 9:30pm on Tuesday 20th November 2018
Innovations In Science
Our brand new innovations in science series explores research and breakthroughs being made right here in the Manawatu. The series will be presented in a variety of formats including lectures and less formal ...
Where: Palmerston North Central Library, Palmerston North
Address: 4 The Square, Palmerston North
From: 5:30pm on Thursday 8th November 2018
To: 7:30pm on Thursday 29th November 2018