Hosting is our Business


Your home in Wellington

If you want 4-Star quality, comfortable and affordable accommodation in the Hutt Valley or Wellington region, Settlers Motor Lodge in Petone is the perfect choice. We offer spacious excellent-value ground-floor units with free parking right outside your door.

We are an independently owned & operated Host Accommodation provider ideally situated just 10 minutes drive from Wellington City and the Interisland ferry terminal. We aspire to our operating mantra ‘Hosting is our Business’. We gladly assist you with itinerary planning and booking a bed ahead. Become a member of our “Free Bonus” Loyalty Programme and save up to $100.

Enjoy Free Internet/Wifi for your business or leisure needs, 50+ SKY TV channels and a complimentary daily newspaper on request.

Petone Railway Station is only 600m away and trains run every half hour. Lower Hutt, Queensgate Mall and Hutt Hospital are 5-8 minutes drive away. We offer a complimentary shuttle service to these local amenities.

We have a beautiful conference and function centre within the motel grounds in the gracious Alfred Coles House. This grand residence is the perfect venue for all conferences, corporate functions and private events including wedding ceremonies and receptions, engagement parties or 21st celebrations, with accommodation on site. We are fully licensed with room service availability.

Petone’s Jackson Street is buzzing with cafes and restaurants. There are at least 40 restaurants and cafes in the local vicinity, most of who have charge back arrangements with us.  Petone’s Workingmen’s Club is within walking distance.

Settlers Motor Lodge has 17 tastefully decorated and comfortable self-contained ground-floor units comprising:

  • 15 studio units (sleep 3)
  • 2 family units (sleep 5-6)
  • Free parking outside your unit
  • 10 mins Interisland ferries
  • 600m railway station
  • 50+ Sky digital channels
  • Free wireless Internet
  • Cooking facilities