ASURE Albert Park Motor Lodge is owned and operated by Ross & Mel Jones. They are excited about providing tourists, families, sports groups and business people with a friendly, comfortable and quiet place to stay in Te Awamutu. Albert Park Motor Lodge is the closest motel to the CBD and is easy walking distance to all amenities, cafes, restaurants, sports facilities.

When staying with us at Albert Park Motor Lodge you will be warmly welcomed and enjoy a stress-free stay in a quiet and relaxing environment. 

ASURE Albert Park Motor Lodge has 15 modern, clean and spacious ground floor units with a mix of access units, studio units and 1 & 2 bedroom units with spa baths suitable for all travellers.

We are just a 20 minute drive north into Hamilton City & 40 minutes south to Waitomo Caves.

Tiaki Promise

In New Zealand, we feel a special connection with the land we come from and a duty of care is installed in us from a young age. We believe that if you look after the land, it will look after you and future generations.

At ASURE Albert Park Motor Lodge we welcome all guests who visit our beautiful land to embrace and follow the Tiaki New Zealand promise to guard, protect and preserve New Zealand.

Sustainability at ASURE Albert Park Motor Lodge

Our sustainable tourism team is actively working towards new initiatives and reducing our Carbon Footprint. If you wish to comment on our current initiatives or have new ideas please notify our reception staff on your departure.

We hope you leave the ASURE Albert Park Motor Lodge knowing your support helps us maintain the lovely environment we live in.

Environmental initiatives:

Energy

  • Staff are fully trained in energy saving practices (turning off lights and equipment as necessarily)

  • LED bulbs used in all areas

  • Hot water cylinders set to 55 degrees

  • Air conditioning system maintained to ensure efficient use.

  • Energy efficient appliances used

  • Hot water cylinders and pipes insulated.

  • Suites are insulated to reduce heat loss

  • Sleep mode is installed on all computers along with LCD screen monitors

  • All computers and equipment in offices are switched off when not in use

  • Guest given the option to not have room serviced and towels changed daily

  • Staff are encouraged to walk, cycle or carpool to work

  • All rooms fully insulated

Waste

  • Full recycling system in place -Glass, Cardboard, Tins, Aluminium, Paper and Plastic

  • Bulk ordering done in all departments to avoid excess packaging – packaging returned to supplier for recycling

  • Limited printing of emails, reservations, and general paperwork

  • Recycled paper used for note paper, internal printing and where appropriate

  • Garden waste is transported to a local farm for mulching

  • Eco friendly cleaning products used to a minimum

 Water

  • Dual flush systems on toilets in new suites

  • Maintenance manager checks for leaks in taps, toilets, valves and pipework on a weekly basis

  • Limited water used in cleaning all windows

Community

As a community we also support:

  • Offering employment to local residents when possible

  • Commitment from staff to follow all environmental initiatives in place

  • We aim to purchase products from local suppliers

  • We support local business by promoting their attractions and activities through reception

  • Involvement with the sustainable business practice group

  • Dedicated sustainable tourism webpage on our website