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1 room, 2 adults

289 Midway Motel

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Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
289 Thames Street, Oamaru, 9400, New Zealand

Oamaru Art Deco guestrooms with kitchens
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • DVD player
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
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Restrictions related to your trip

New Zealand may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19. Find out more

  • Motel handy to town centre , good car parking . Very clean Mar 19, 2020
  • Spacious room with balcony, comfortable and clean. Friendly helpful host. Lovely…Mar 8, 2020

289 Midway Motel

from NZ$130
  • Studio
  • Superior Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Executive Studio
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Basic Studio
  • Deluxe Studio, 1 King Bed
  • Classic Studio
  • Standard Studio
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom

What’s around 289 Midway Motel


  • Whitestone Cheese Factory - 4 min walk
  • North Otago Museum - 12 min walk
  • Forrester Gallery - 13 min walk
  • Janet Frame House - 14 min walk
  • St Lukes Anglican Church - 15 min walk
  • Woolstore Complex - 17 min walk
  • Grainstore Gallery - 18 min walk
  • Oamaru Victorian Heritage Precinct - 19 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 11 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-9:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • New Zealand may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.
If you are planning to arrive after 8:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • Pets stay free (dogs only)

  • 1 per room


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free onsite self parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Playground on site
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1985
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Daily housekeeping

289 Midway Motel’s small print

Also known as

  • 289 Midway
  • 289 Midway Motel Oamaru
  • 289 Midway Motel Motel Oamaru
  • 289 Midway Motel
  • 289 Midway Motel Oamaru
  • 289 Midway Oamaru
  • 289 Midway Motel Motel


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.

This property accepts credit cards.

Optional extras

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NZD 12 for adults and NZD 12 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for 289 Midway Motel

  • Does 289 Midway Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, 289 Midway Motel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at 289 Midway Motel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at 289 Midway Motel?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at 289 Midway Motel?
    Yes, dogs stay free, with a limit of 1 per room.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at 289 Midway Motel?
    You can check in from 2 PM - 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near 289 Midway Motel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Whitestone Cheese Factory (3-min walk), Golden Island Chinese Restaurant (5-min walk), and Lagonda Tearooms (7-min walk).

Recent reviews

Very good 8.2 From 75 reviews

Good 6.0
Good hosts , overall a good stay
The motel service was good but our room needs to be updated as it appears that it hasn't left the 1980's (room 10).
Graeme, nz4 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Great place to stay.
Great place to stay close to city centre and lots of places of interest. Staff very helpful with Internet issues would stay here again.
Jan, nz2 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Nice Stay Oamaru
Don’t normally stay in Oamaru but Midway would be first choice if I stay again.
Scott, nz1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good location , found motel very comfortable and well appointed
Doreen, nz2 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Comfortable and enjoyable
Very clean and comfortable!
Denise, nz1 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Clean and Tidy
A C N, nz1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good location Very clean
Grace, nzOther trip
Fair 4.0
This property is very tired. Would benefit from a major makeover
au2 night trip with friends
Very good 8.0
Good stay. We stayed the night with a family. Great for kids good parking
au1 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Room was tired, but clean and tidy. Very cold room.
Vicky, au1 night family trip

289 Midway Motel