Kitchen / Bar / Restaurant / Conference Areas

We are refitting/rebuilding the Kitchen/Bar and associated areas. We apologise for this inconvenience.



The Villa Cafe @ 71 Liverpool Street; approx. 150 m walk from our hotel. Open Tuesday - Sunday 8.30am - 3pm. 


Parnell's Cafe @ 349 Victoria Avenue; approx. 100 m walk from our hotel. Open 7.30am - 3pm Monday - Friday and 8am - 3pm Saturday and Sunday's. 

We are in a great location to head towards many dining options, supermarkets, and fast food outlets.



Delivereasy is a great option, we are in a handy location to have food delivered. If you haven’t used Delivereasy before, simply google 

Enter Whanganui in the location bar.  Or download the app. When making your order, put your name, room number and "The Avenue Hotel" on your order.  Our address is 379 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui.



Carolines Boatshed is located at 181 Somme Parade, 06 281 3377 and is an approx. 1.7 km drive from our hotel. 

Caroline’s also provide breakfast and lunch if required. 

Below is a link for Caroline's Boatshed Eatery if you'd like to have a look.


Further dining recommendations


Japanese Restaurant, Momiji @ 26 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui, 06 345 0444

Rutland Arms Inn @ 48 – 52 Ridgway Street, Whanganui, 06 347 7677

Thai Villa Restaurant @ 7 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui, 06 348 9089

Stellar Restaurant and Bar @ 2 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui, 06 345 7778


Guest Laundry

We have a guest laundry with a coin operated Washing Machine and Dryer.

The cost is $4 per machine wash and $4 dryer.

We have laundry powder for purchase at reception. 

The laundry is located on the large map next to the Self check in Kiosk at the reception foyer.



The pool is open until 9.00pm and is for inhouse guests only, towels available at reception.



TV 1 =  Channel 1

TV 2 = Channel 2

TV 3 = Channel 3

Premier Movies = Channel 4

Maori Television = Channel 5

BBC UKTV = Channel 6

Sky Sport 1 =  Channel 7

Sky Sport 2 = Channel 8TV


TV Pin code 3737


Local Information


Medical Services

Emergency Dial 111- address is - 379 Victoria Avenue Whanganui

WHAM located at Whanganaui Hospital – 100 Heads Road, Whanganui

Whanganui Accident & Medical is an urgent care clinic co-located within Whanganui Hospital’s Emergency Department (ED).

It is marked by black signage and is based to the left of the reception desk.

It is open from 8.00am to 9.00pm; no appointment is necessary.



There is a pharmacy within the Countdown Supermarket- Victoria Avenue. 

9:00 AM to 5:30 PM. Hours. ...

Prescription Email.

433 Victoria Avenue Whanganui Manawatu-Wanganui 4500. Information about this location.

  • Location: 433 Victoria Avenue Whanganui Manawatu-Wanganui 4500

  • Phone: 06-349 0078


After Hours Pharmacy

After hours pharmacy services operate from Unichem Whanganui Pharmacy located at 36 Fitzherbert Avenue, Whanganui.

Unichem Whanganui's after hours service is available weekdays from 5.30pm to 8.30pm and weekends or public holidays

12.30pm to 8.30pm.

Phone: (06) 344 7614
Fax: (06) 344 7862



 Pak & Save, Countdown and New World Supermarkets are within easy walking distance.

Visiting Whanganui –Exploring our fair city, so much to do, so much to see – 

Whanganui Information Pamphlets are available in reception

Whanganui Isite- visitor information centre

Address: 31 Taupo Quay, Whanganui, Manawatu Wanganui 4500

Phone: 06-349 0508


Remember we are here for you!!


if you have any concerns please do not hesitate to see reception. 


Wishing you an enjoyable stay. 


Yours in hospitality

Management and staff