La Patio Cafe

La Patio Café & Bar is one of Palmerston North's finest restaurants. The restaurant has a welcoming ambience and with refurbishments completed there is no better place to dine. Our highly trained, national and international, chefs have developed a selection of dishes for our menus using only the freshest of local and international produce. Our style of cuisine would be classed as modern New Zealand and Asian inspired cuisine. Located at the front of the hotel, La Patio Café offers diners both indoor and alfresco dining. 


La Patio offers a healthy selection of continental or cooked breakfasts, with a variety of fruit juices, teas and coffees. Guests also have the option of the A La Carte menu. Breakfast Hours 6.00 - 10am daily, including the weekends.


La Patio is the perfect setting for that relaxed long lunch. However, if in a hurry we provide a healthy substantial selection designed for that busy corporate on the run. Lunch is available from 10am - 6pm, Fri - Sun, La Patio is available for private lunch bookings Mon - Thurs, for groups of 15 or more. Enquire today!


At La Patio we wish to deliver a memorable dining experience to all our guests using the refined skills of our award winning team. Naturally, La Patio supplies an impressive beer and wine list to complement our exquisite menu and your dining experience. For added convenience our bar snacks menu is available from 6pm to 9:30pm 7 days a week.


There is sure to be something that will tempt your taste buds on our dessert menu to complete your dining experience. For all reservations Telephone 06 356 5065.

High Tea

Spoil yourself, family or friends with a sumptuous high tea at Hotel Coachman.
You'll be pampered in our relaxing surroundings while enjoying cakes, sandwiches and pastries prepared by our international Patisserie Chef, last High Tea for the year will be on the 19th November.
2pm – 4pm sitting • $25 per person • Includes a glass of Bubbly or Sparkling Grape Juice 06 356 5065 • 140 Fitzherbert Avenue.

Sports Groups

The Hotel Coachman is a great choice for teams visiting Palmerston North for sports events and competitions.

Hotel Coachman has a reputation throughout the Manawatu as the preferred accommodation host for sporting groups both domestic and international. We offer a variety of accommodation options giving you the choice of single, twin, triple, and quad occupancy. Please complete the Sports Group Accommodation Request and one of our Sports Group Booking Team will be in touch to confirm availability and rates.

Different accommodation packages can be designed to suit your teams needs that include:

  • Accommodation
  • Secured Storage
  • Free WIFI
  • Meals
  • Award Presentations
  • Swimming Pool
  • Team Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry

Hotel Coachman has hosted professional and amateur teams, over the years including:

  • Silver Ferns
  • NZ Men Cycle Classic
  • Super 14 Rugby Teams
  • National Secondary School Teams
  • Central District and Manawatu
  • Cricket Teams
  • Oceania Speed Skating Teams
  • Argentina National Rugby Team
  • ITM Rugby Teams
  • World Woman Squash Teams

Hotel Coachman & La Patio Cafe Vouchers


Looking for that perfect gift for the person who has everything?  How about a gift voucher from Hotel Coachman or La Patio Cafe?

A Hotel Coachman & La Patio Cafe voucher is the ideal gift for anyone, and best of all you don't have to touch the car or go into any crowded busy stores in order to buy one.

Simply fill in your details in the form below and you will be emailed a personalised  custom voucher that you can give to that special person.

Once you have completed your purchase you will receive a PDF copy of the voucher for you to print.

When you are ready to redeem the voucher call 06 356 5065 and reserve your accommodation or dinner booking. 

Purchases require the use of PAYPAL, and a valid email address.

Vouchers are available in values of: $25, $50, $100, $150, $200 and can be used for any goods and services offered by Hotel Coachman or La Patio Cafe.

Please fill in the form below to request a voucher.


Hotel Coachman offers some of the best facilities in Palmerston North including an onsite restaurant, day spa, swimming pool, spa pools, wedding and conference venue and much much more......

Information, Services and Amenities

Pool Area, 24 Hour Front Desk, Free Wireless Internet, Swimming Pool, Restaurant, Spa Pool, Major Credit Cards Accepted, Gym, Room Service, Free Parking, Daily Housekeeping, Dry Cleaning Service, Guest Laundry, Sky TV, In Room Telephone, La Patio Bar and Patio Area, Hunterville Bar, Business Facilities

Hotel Coachman offers a free business centre with high speed internet. Photocopying and printing services may be arranged with reception.


Hotel Coachman offers guests free parking outdoor and under cover. 

Conference and Function Facilities

Located only moments from the city centre and five minutes from Massey University, Hotel Coachman offers conference and function organisers a variety of rooms that can cater for up to 250 people.

Hotel Coachman offers superb facilities with innovative and creative menus to cater for any event. Our personalised service includes a dedicated Function Manager, with highly attentive staff  Hotel Coachman is the ideal venue for your next conference or event.


Offering youth the ambiance of The Hunterville Bar and the tranquility of our Romantic Rose Garden, Hotel Coachman is the perfect choice to host your wedding.  Our commitment will ensure that your Wedding Day is filled with many memorable memories.

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Points of Interest

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Hotel Coachman, 140 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
Email: | Business: +64 6 356 5065 | Toll Free: 0800 COACHMAN | Fax: +64 6 356 6692  

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