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.
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.
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.
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-K's Premier Palmerston North an enjoyable experience. Smart TVs. Executive suites. Recliner chairs. Conference facilities and gym. Centrally located opposite Arena Manawatu for indoor sports and events, stockcars, rugby.
Mobile-friendly - Whether you're looking for a campervan in Queenstown, a people mover from Auckland Airport or a rental car to drive from Christchurch to Auckland, DriveNow provides you with options from New Zealand's premier vehicle hire companies. Enjoy affordable car hire, campervan hire and vehicle rental at DriveNow.
Perfect transport or tour solution if someone in your group has a disability. We can carry wheelchairs, mobility scooters and power chairs. We offer a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle equipped with wheelchair lift and low steps. Capable of carrying large groups with provision to remain in wheelchairs. Disabled sports events, inclusive group charters, 'wheelie' friendly travel club, wheelchair accessible touring.
Mobile-friendly - Unique Holiday Tours have been touring New Zealand for over thirty years, offering the best value for money on escorted tours. Specifically designed for mature travellers we provide hassle-free, fun-filled holidays, full of experiences to create memories of a lifetime. Become acquainted with the real New Zealand, enquire today to secure your spot on our next tour.
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.
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.
Mobile-friendly - Primrose Manor provides stylish accommodation in the heart of Palmerston North City. Two Ensuite double rooms available on a nightly basis. One room has a king bed which with advance notice can be split to make into a twin room. Facilities include a spacious well equipped kitchen, off-street parking and wireless internet. We're a short walk to Restaurants and Cafes.
Mobile-friendly - Newly renovated and affordable Motel Accommodation in the centre of Palmerston North. Just a 2 minute walk from the cafe's, restaurants, theatres, and shops. Free unlimited Ultra Fast Wi-Fi access and a Sky Decoder available in every room. All suites have full kitchen facilities. On-site facilities include a guest laundry, squash court, spa pool, and extra large car parking.
Mobile-friendly - Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and Heritage is at the cultural heart of a city that thrives on discovery - entertaining and inspiring people from all walks of life for more than 40 years. More than a museum and gallery, it's a place where concepts and communities come together, recognising the uniqueness of our growing region and its people.
Mobile-friendly - The Railway Hotel Backpackers is a Palmerston North icon. A fantastic option for long-term residents and backpackers alike, combining convenience and comfort with honest Kiwi hospitality. The Hotel is right next to the city centre, the Palmerston North Intercity bus terminal, shopping, bars and cafes, and Arena Manawatu.
Mobile-friendly - Thrifty has you covered with 31 locations nationwide and a fleet of modern vehicles – whether you’re a small car to zip around the city, a comfortable sedan to get you to your business meeting or a large 4WD to get your family up the mountain in style. Sign up to join Blue Chip and save 15%.
Mobile-friendly - Affordable, well-maintained rental vehicles nationwide for the ideal New Zealand self drive holiday. USave Car & Truck Rentals guarantee excellent service and quality vehicles at favourable rates. Full insurance, nationwide breakdown assistance and no hidden costs. Free pick-up and drop-off service and unlimited mileage with all cars.
Mobile-friendly - Based in Tauranga, Whakatane, Palmerston North and Paraparaumu, Uzabus operates nationwide. Whether it is a bus charter for a team-building event, school trip or transport for your wedding, you are guaranteed a comfortable ride with our team. Choose Uzabus to look after your inbound tour group. Uzabus is the preferred transport provider for cruise ships visiting the Port of Tauranga.
This local favourite is a beautiful and extensive inner city park adjacent to the Manawatu River, which was opened to mark Queen Victoria's 60th Jubilee. Victoria Esplanade comprises of 19 hectares of stunning gardens and features, including bird aviaries, nature trails with a number of walks, a large duck pond, free barbeque facilities and children’s paddling pool and playgrounds.
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A non-stop variety show for the whole family. A great night out of singing, dancing and comedy! Join us this year for our 60th Anniversary Show! ShowTime is brought to you by Manawatu Gang Show, and is performed by ...
Where: Regent on Broadway, Palmerston North
Address: 53 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North
From: 7:30pm on Wednesday 15th September 2021
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 18th September 2021
NZ Marist Football Tournament
Every year Marist Football Clubs from around New Zealand meet for an end of year Football Tournament. 2021 see's Palmerston North as it's hosts. A weekend filled with fun, laughter and football. Pop on down to the ...
Where: Central Energy Trust Arena, Palmerston North
Address: 61 Pascal St, Palmerston North
From: 7:00pm on Friday 17th September 2021
To: 3:00pm on Sunday 19th September 2021
Presented by: Manawatu Gang Show Manawatu Gang Show presents “ShowTime” – a variety show for all the family. This year’s 60th Anniversary Show promises to be full of fun and energy, with songs and skits to ...
Where: Regent on Broadway, Palmerston North
Address: 53 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North
From: 7:30pm on Wednesday 15th September 2021
To: 10:00pm on Saturday 18th September 2021
Saturday Exclusive Under 110-cm Sessions
Bring the littlies along for some fun exclusive time! An hour jumping with the whole park just for our younger kids that are under 110cm. Caregiver jumps for free. Try our fun climbing wall, ninja assault course, ...
Where: Cloud 9 Trampoline Park, Palmerston North
Address: 37 Taonui St, Palmerston North
From: 9:00am on Saturday 13th February 2021
To: 10:00am on Saturday 18th December 2021
Palmerston North Parkrun
Free 5km timed run or walk along our beautiful riverside walkway. Every Saturday, 8 am from the limestone area just upstream of Fitzherbert Bridge. Register on the website for your own personal barcode, and ...
Where: Manawatu Riverside Walkway, Palmerston North
Address: Fitzherbert Bridge, Palmerston North
From: 8:00am on Saturday 16th January 2021
To: 9:00am on Saturday 19th February 2022
Adults - Watercolour
Two day workshop. This course contains a variety of guided, practical sessions to help you develop paint-handling skills and techniques. You will work with watercolour on a chosen project, simple enough for an ...
Where: Square Edge, Palmerston North
Address: 47 The Square, Palmerston North
From: 10:00am on Saturday 18th September 2021
To: 4:00pm on Saturday 25th September 2021
Yoga is a great way to help optimise your health and well-being. It’s best to come to your yoga class with a 'beginner's mind', regardless of your capability. The classes are designed to be suitable for all levels ...
Where: Be Still Yoga, Palmerston North
Address: 37 Cambridge St, Palmerston North
From: 10:30am on Monday 2nd August 2021
To: 11:00am on Saturday 25th September 2021
MILBANK: Art from WHMilbank Gallery, Whanganui
For the month of September 2021 Zimmerman Art Gallery is delighted to present an eclectic selection of art works from WHMilbank Gallery in Whanganui. Here is Bill Milbank's introduction to this extraordinary ...
Where: Zimmerman Art Gallery, Palmerston North
Address: 329 Main Street, Palmerston North
From: 11:00am on Friday 10th September 2021
To: 3:00pm on Sunday 3rd October 2021
Sundays (Brunch) Winter Pop Up
Come see us for a Sunday Brunch Pop Up at 123 Cuba St Palmerston North! Every Sunday from 10-2PM - all winter long! Epic Food from The Crafted and co & Delicious Coffee by ARROSTA made by qualified ...
Where: The Crafted & Co, Palmerston North
Address: 123 Cuba Street, Palmerston North
From: 10:00am on Sunday 8th August 2021
To: 2:00pm on Sunday 24th October 2021
Sunday Connect - Church Service
In our church community, you will experience the grace of God, discover what it means to be a follower of Jesus and live a life that is empowered through the Holy Spirit. Relationships are crucial and we believe in ...
Where: Terrace End School, Palmerston North
Address: 201 Ruahine St, Palmerston North
From: 10:30am on Sunday 1st August 2021
To: 12:30pm on Sunday 19th December 2021