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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 February 2014

As soon as we arrived we were made to feel very welcome. Very friendly, cheerful welcome. The cabin was clean and comfortable and had all the facilities we needed, We couldn't ask for more. Look forward to our next visit

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ChaletsMotel, Manager at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

Thank You, Mandy, very much for you wonderful words. We so glad you had a wonderful and relaxing time here in our Chalets Motel. We will continue to do our best to keep it the same way for your next visit. Kind regards Oksana

Wellington
Reviewed 31 January 2014

We were delighted with the friendly welcome, cheerful, well equipped and spotlessly clean chalet and pretty gardens and rural feeling wider surroundings. Quiet and very convenient to Hanmer Springs restaurants etc. Highly recommended.

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ChaletsMotel, Manager at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We will be delighted to see you back on another visit to Hanmer Springs!

Amberley, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 January 2014

The hosts at the Chalets are amazing such nice accommodating people. Chalets are awesome, clean, cozy and have everything you need. This is definitely a place we love coming back too. thanks heaps for everything.

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ChaletsMotel, Manager at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

A Great Review Jackie! Thanks heaps, we very much appreciate you taking time out to do this review for us - it would be great if you can return to stay with us some day! Oksana

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 January 2014

We stayed 2 nights and stayed in Chalet 10 - the spa chalet. Again clean as ever with everything you need. We love these chalets as it is not like having just a room - it is like having your own home with grounds Makes a great base for Hanmer and great views of the area. Will always recommend.

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Phnom Penh
Reviewed 25 January 2014

The Chalets are a wonderful option, as they are not really motels but stand alone units that are comfortable, very clean and well equipped for short or longer stays. There are barbeque facilities to use on the open lawn area that has a view across the nearby hills and valleys. The place is a little away from the town centre...

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Buckie
Reviewed 23 January 2014

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 January 2014

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2014

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Warnbro, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2014

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Upper Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2014

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your hosts, Andrew & Vera, welcome you to The Chalets Motel, a unique alpine retreat situated in the picturesque resort of Hanmer Springs. Famous for its Hot Thermal Pools. We offer 10 totally separate, modern, fully self-contained alpine-style chalets, including Luxury 1-Bedroom SPA chalet and 2-Bedroom Chalet with wheel-chair access. Each chalet has its own carpark with space for mountain bikes. All chalets have stunning views of the hills and surrounding mountains. Sunny & quiet. Spacious grounds ~ children's playarea with trampoline and swing. LCD TVs with 50+ SKY Channels, includes all Sport Channels. Free WiFi and DVDs. Easy 600 m stroll to the Hot Thermal Pools and village centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chalets Motel

Address: 56 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: £75 - £124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chalets Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#3 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#6 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“No 10 has a beautiful spa bath, but each of the chalets looked great”
PaulofNottingham, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our unit was on the lower level of the site, making it easy to park.”
400kimmm, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not necessary, every chalet is very good, on same good quality level with fantastic view (top of the hill)”
martabrash, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All units seemed to be excellent”
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AytonWellington, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“All chalets are well placed and allow privacy and parking.”
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