Stylish and comfortable motel accommodation in the heart of Gisborne – Senator Motor Inn offers this and more.
Our modern harbour side motel is a 2 minute walk to Central Gisborne’s shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.
Each of our spacious self contained suites has its own balcony with views over the bustling inner harbour marina. From here you can take a relaxing riverside stroll along the riverside walkway to the spectacular Waikanae and Midway beaches in one direction or along the riverside walkway alongside the rivers in the other direction.
Senator Motor Inn offers top quality motel accommodation for the discerning business traveller or holiday maker during the week or for those special get away from it all weekends
Modern style and beautiful views
The motel’s Mediterranean inspired design is complemented by the area’s large phoenix palms. The Senator is the only motel in Gisborne where every unit enjoys uninterrupted views over Gisborne’s picturesque harbour.
Enjoy watching fishing boats unloading their catch, yachties returning from a day on the bay, and relaxed socialising at the many wharf side restaurants and bars.
Gisborne is the first city in the world to see the sun rise. Relax on your balcony and enjoy the experience or drive to one of our beaches only minutes away to capture the moment.
Wheel chair access
We have two very well appointed units with wheelchair access. Please let us know if there’s anything we can do to help you or a companion with special needs.
Free WiFi broadband internet
We offer free high speed wireless broadband internet in all our units.
Breakfast delivered to your room
You can request a continental or cooked breakfast to be delivered to your unit. Or take a morning stroll to one of the many excellent Gisborne cafes nearby.
Laundry and housekeeping
We provide a daily housekeeping service. You can use our laundry facilities for a small fee and we can arrange dry cleaning for you.
Complimentary car parking
Free and secure off street car parking is available inside the motel complex.
Secure motorbike storage
We have a lockable garage where you can store your motorbike or other large items.
Gisborne Conference facilities
A range of conference facilities are located nearby to Senator Motor Inn. These cater for small or large groups. Contact us for more information and we can tailor a Gisborne Conference Event just for you.
Gisborne Sports facilities
We’re an easy 7 minute drive to two fantastic Gisborne golf courses and some of the best surfing and swimming beaches in New Zealand. Fishing, diving and boating are all easy to arrange.