Host contact details

1 Mt View Road
Bastia Hill
New Zealand

phone. 06 343 3333
alternative. 0274 992729

Visitors Book

“Games room great, kitchen ok lovely roomy bathroom facilities, would have been a grand old house beautiful wood”
Kerry -

“Very friendly service and nice location. Great parking and easy access. Would be a great place for groups and families.”
Margot, Booking.Com

“Friendly and helpful staff, good location, pleasant surroundings, and easy access to the city centre all contributed to a great stay for us” from Brenda

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Hikurangi StayPlace - Whanganui River Accommodation

Single rate $56
Couple rate $76
Extra adult $20
Extra child $10
Enquire about our discount for > 3 nights
Sleeps 20
Bedrooms 10
Bathrooms 4
Child friendly Ask
Smokers Outside only
Pets ok x
Pick ups Ask
Has pets x
Distance to town 1km
Nearest airport Wanganui - 5 minutes drive
Airport distance 5km
Languages English

Hikurangi StayPlace is a Lodge by the river in Wanganui. It is situated in over 1 hectare of lovely grounds with trees, gardens and many native birds. Outdoor courtyard with barbeque available and plenty of off-street parking. We promise an affordable stay for all guests and our lodgings are divided into three sections: Queen, Twin, Single and Shared rooms and most have ensuites. Hikurangi Stay Place also has economy rooms with shared facilities. A great alternative to motels and hotels in Whanganui, especially if you are worried about your budget. You can count on the basic essentials in a cosy environment and that's what makes us different. A continental breakfast is available for an extra cost and delicious coffees are available all day. Free WiFi and a large Games Room with table tennis, indoor bowls and a pool table. Close to State Highways 3 and 4 and just a 15 minute walk along the river to the city. Superior, affordable Accommodation and a Great Place to stay in Wanganui.


Ask By arrangement Picnic/packed lunch Self-catering Tea and coffee available


By arrangement Local Regional

Our accommodation best suits

Business traveller Conference attendance Couples Family occasions International guests Job relocation Patients undergoing treatment Single travellers Twin share

Bed layout

> 2 queens > 6 singles Addtional mattresses available Bunks Queen bed Trundler bed


Ensuite Three guest bathrooms

Car parking

Off-street Yes

Motorhome parking



Guest lounge Yes

Sky TV

Freeview Freeview


Board games Library/books available Very large Games Room-bowls, pool, table tennis etc

Internet access


Kitchen facilities

Yes - fully self-contained



Restricted mobility access

Bathroom and wet areas Whole property wheelchair accessible Yes

Washing machine / dryer

Dryer - small charge Washing machine - no charge Yes


Bed linen and towels

Hobbies and Interests

Arts, Craft & Literature Beach, Lakes & Rivers Camping Computer/IT Crafts Cycling Eco-friendly Entertaining Events Family Friendly Family time Field sports Gardening Geneology Grandchildren Motorbikes Mountain biking Music Photography Reading Rugby Sailing Ski-ing Sports Swimming Tramping Travel Walking Water sports Wine & Food

Special Features

We welcome guests from all countries and all walks of life. We have extensive knowledge of all the attractions available in Wanganui and have access to some special places that are not generally open to the public.
Modern accommodation set in the grounds of Hikurangi - built originally by Hopeful Gibbons who was the mayor of Wanganui. Lovely gardens and bush areas and plenty of outside relaxing space. Secure space available for cycles. The hosts have very good local knowledge and can advise on all the Wanganui attractions.