2 Clive SquareNapier4110New Zealand
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About Expressotel

Expressotel boasts a fantastic location in the heart of the city, less than a ten-minute walk from the waterfront. Some of the rooms here offer a spacious furnished balcony overlooking Clive Square.

The modern-style, air-conditioned rooms feature a bar-sized refrigerator and coffee/tea-making facilities. After a long day, guests can enjoy the seating area while watching their favourite programs on the flat-screen TV.

The hotel has a limited on-site car park and free property-wide Wi-Fi.

Situated on site the hotel complex, Portofino Restaurant offers an exquisite menu of Italian dishes and boasts a broad wine list. The venue is open for all-day dining.

Expressotel is practically across the street from Napier Municipal Theatre, a popular place to see a show. MTG Hawkes Bay, a six-minute walk away, is worth a visit for art lovers and features a gallery and museum with fine art and historical artefacts.


2 Clive Square, Napier, 4110, New Zealand
Telephone: +64(6)8353373 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Portofino restaurant

The on-site restaurant comes highly recommended by guests. Many travellers enjoy having a breakfast here and rave about their afternoon dishes. According to reviews, the restaurant serves delicious and authentic Italian cuisine and has a great wine selection.

Contemporary comfort

The clean, functional and well-furnished rooms are considered a good value for money. Guests say the rooms are simple but stylish and equipped with to modern standards. Travellers appreciate in-room coffee/tea-making facilities and are grateful for the strong air conditioning in the summer. Guests also comment on how good the Wi-Fi is in the rooms.

City-central location

Travellers consider this an ideal location. Right in the heart of the city, the hotel offers easy access to the areas' museums and shops. Guests report that the main shopping street is only a few minutes' walk away. Furthermore, guests like that the hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of the waterfront.

Negative Reviews

Traffic noise

According to reviews, road noise is a potential problem at this property. Guests dislike that the hotel doesn't have good soundproofing from the outside.

Parking problems

The major downside of this property is the limited amount of parking spots, all of which are also narrow. Guests recommend avoiding arriving late, as the car park gets full by dinnertime.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 847 reviews across the web
8.5 /10
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    8.8 /10
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    8.3 /10
8.5 out of 10 based on 847 reviews