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Rangiora, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We thought the Tinwald Motels were excellent, very spacious and quiet and just what we needed with a full kitchen, lovely Lady Janet was on reception and looked after us for three nights, we would highly recommend these motels.

Thank nickyjameswatherston
Management response:

Thank you so much for your review - we are glad that you enjoyed your stay and I will pass on the kind words to Janet. Kind Regards, Nicola General Manager, Tinwald Tavern Complex

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We found the Tinwald Motel very clean, well appointed and comfortable. Our room was large and well priced. This motel is close to resturants and to a pub which offers meals, TAB and a bottle store. We will stay here again. :-)

Thank Sonya W
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I normally stay elsewhere when visiting Ashburton but found this little gem when passing through previously and thought I would try it out. From the very polite interaction with the owner to the fabulous rooms (very comfortable and roomy), i don't think I will look elsewhere the next time I stay in Ashburton.

Thank gberginnz
Waihi Beach, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This motel was the pick of our trip. The rooms were huge and well appointed, could easily be used as flats, they were so big. All appliances were modern and clean. Central Tinwald Location and proximity to their restaurant was great.

Thank brandy126
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent facilities, clean. Not a luxury place, but certainly very comfortable, quiet and clean for a one-night sleep. I would certainly stay here again. Has all the facilities that we required for one night.

Thank Pieter G
Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 August 2016

this is a very tidy clean and friendly Motel would definitely recommend to others whether passing through or staying the weekend the facilities on sight were great with both the restaurant and bar also very welcoming

Thank tracdaace
Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I love this place. The rooms are spacious, clean and has everything you need. Great bathroom, private, large shower, has an iron and hairdryer. Beds are large and comfortable. There is a restaurant handy so no need to go too far to dine. Reception is efficient and friendly

Thank jkempy
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We booked Tinwald as a one night stop on our way from Nelson Lakes to Mt Cook. It was much better than expected. Rooms are large and modern and the bed was very comfortable. We especially enjoyed the kitchenette which allowed us to prepare our own meals. We found reception to be friendly and helpful. You can't go wrong with...

Thank bgardent
Ohaupo Town District, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

we booked this motel on advice from a friend very clean nice its got the whaw factor you will not be disappointed and it's well worth the money and very friendly people thumps up and they want me to say more sometimes trip advisor turn me of don't like long story

Thank Frans V
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Spacious rooms with nice clean modern facilities. Slightly out of Ashburton (a few minutes South in Tinwald). Brilliant bathrooms. NOTE - train passes in the night nearby *** BUT BUT BUT this effects almost every accommodation provide in the Ashburton district!!!. HOT TIP 1 - they can give you an interconnecting set of rooms if you want the kids in...

1Thank Esteb Steve

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tinwald Motels is a 12 unit motel complex on the south side of Ashburton and just 3km to the town centre. Our Qualmark 4+ self contained and serviced affordable quality motel accommodation offers luxury units, with high quality beds in every unit with the option of a full kitchen or kitchenette. Tinwald Motel accommodation is perfect for families, couples or those requiring an access unit. We are also ideally suited for corporate business travellers, with business facilities and wireless internet available. Our Ashburton motel is also adjacent to The Stables Family Restaurant and Bar, Tinwald Sports Bar and Tinwald Liquorland. Enjoy a delicious meal and a fine wine, without leaving the motel complex! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tinwald Motel

Address: Main South Road | Tinwald, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Ashburton
Price Range: £72 - £332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tinwald Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I love the downstairs rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles jkempy, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face in the same direction, and are probably all identical”
 of 5 bubbles ColinBut, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Maybe ask if there is a quiet room...otherwise they are all the same and seem quite nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Splash135, 28 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Avoid Unit 7. As mentioned by others, further back the better.”
 of 5 bubbles forfun1, 12 Dec 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are huge but there are downstairs and upstairs, if you have a preference let them know.”
 of 5 bubbles fishinfan, 3 Apr 2014 | Read review
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