About Golden Chain New Zealand

There are many ways to experience New Zealand - A good start would be to find holiday accommodation that’s unique, comfortable and affordable. Golden Chain makes it easy. We offer quality self-contained Motel/Motor Inn accommodation New Zealand-wide. 

Motel accommodation offers the flexibility of having cooking facilities in your room. The rooms range from Studio units which can sleep 1-3 people to three bedroom units which can sleep up to 7 people - perfect if you are travelling with the whole family.

With all your accommodation needs taken care of, you can relax, unwind and enjoy your holiday in New Zealand to the fullest.   

Stay with Golden Chain Motels in New Zealand

 The rest is easy with Golden Chain New Zealand



 Easy selection with Golden Chain New Zealand
Your Golden Chain selection offers a choice of nearly 100 properties with studios, one and two bedroom self-contained units with a living area and mostly with kitchen or cooking facilities. Each property is independently owned and operated and has a unique Kiwi character.

 Easy locations with Golden Chain New Zealand
Our properties spread throughout 50 cities, towns and resorts are located for your convenience as you travel throughout New Zealand. Click on the towns below to find out more...

 Easy on your pocket with Golden Chain New Zealand
With such a great selection you’ll always find something that suits your preference and your budget. We offer two options – Blue and Gold – based on their quality assured Qualmark grading.  www.qualmark.co.nz

 Easy start to your day with Golden Chain New Zealand
Enjoy the option of a cooked or continental breakfast, delivered to your motel room at your requested time. 

 Easy reservations with Golden Chain New Zealand
Make enquiries or bookings via this web site or on-line within New Zealand using our Central Reservations Office toll free line 0800 804 653

To make a new reservation or amend an existing reservation
Please contact our Central Reservations Office (within New Zealand only) – 0800 804 65336 or the toll free number in each property’s listing. Credit card details will be required or a deposit paid to ensure your reservation is confirmed. All major credit cards are welcomed.

Holders of open dated vouchers
If you purchased open dated vouchers through your travel agent prior to arriving in New Zealand, please see our advice below on pre-booking. To help you utilize the flexibility these vouchers offer, please follow this link for more information>>

Pre-booking recommended
We strongly recommend you pre-book your accommodation to avoid disappointment. Late Spring through Autumn / Fall (October/April) is our premier tourism season but local activities such as conferences and major sporting events also fill our properties at varying times.

Check-in time
Standard check-in is anytime after 2pm. If you are expecting to check in after 7pm please phone and advise the motel proprietor (use the free phone number listed) of your estimated time of arrival.

Check-out time
Please check out by 10am. If you require a late check-out, please discuss with the motel proprietor; an additional charge may apply.

Cancellations can be made direct with the motel or via our toll free Central Reservations Office -0800 804 653. In either case they must reach the Motel prior to 4 pm, 48 hours before the date of stay. Failure to cancel your reservation by this time will result in full cancellation charges.

Child policy
Children under 2 years sharing the same bed as adults are free of charge, but where a bed or cot is required, extra charges apply.

Concerns or complaints
Should you experience any difficulties with your motel accommodation, please contact your Golden Chain host during your stay to register your concern. Every effort will be made to rectify the situation and make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.



Golden Chain Motels
PO Box 5341
New Zealand

0800 80 GOLDEN
(0800 804 653) - NZ only
(1 800 504 732) - within Australia

Tel: +64 3 358 0821
Fax: +64 3 358 5012
Email: res@mchg.co.nz

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