Palmerston is 54km north of Dunedin.  It is located at the road junction of State Highway 1 linking Dunedin and Waikouaiti to the south with Oamaru and Christchurch to the north.

State Highway 85, known as 'The Pigroot', heads inland to become the principal highway of the Maniototo.  The 'Pigroot' is an alternative route to Central Otago. 

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Pioneer Motel

56 Tiverton Street, Palmerston

(03) 465 1234


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One accessible apartment with separate bedroom with queen size and single bed. Well equipped kitchen and accessible bathroom facilities.  Grab rails beside toilet and shower.  Shower is generous in size but does have a small lip to get over.  Lounge area is spacious and easy to maneuver.  Parking is directly outside the unit.


Moeraki Haven Motel

28 Haven Street, Moeraki

(03) 439 4859 or 027 682 8375


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One accessible fully self-contained apartment with wet floor shower, L shaped grab rails beside toilet and shower.  Ramp into unit, parking directly outside the unit.  Wide door frames for easy access.