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Hanmer Springs Scenic Views Motel

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25/06/2017 26/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

We were late coming to Hanmer Springs. Looking for a night stay. We got a warm welcome, a beautiful room @ a very good rate. Everything was there, wifi, cold drink, hot tub..... It was marvelous. No problem to check out a little later as 10am. The owner has a beautiful "Borgward" an Oldtimer made in Germany with original RH...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night the room was spacious and the bed comfortable. The room was a studio unit it cost $135 which was reasonable for this room. The shower pressure was good and the bathroom amenities were nice. It was within walking distance to town and we didn't experience any road noise. Check in was smooth and friendly.

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Thank PatMacnz64
Maribyrnong, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Stayed in a family apartment. Very spacious and comfortable with a nice view over the mountains and the adjoining green paddocks. Spacious with good kitchen facilities and large TV in lounge area as well as small TV in main bedroom. Very pleasant for staying a few days.

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Thank riedlnf
Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2016

we arrived to a fantastic friendly welcome by Jane and Richard and were give an upgrade to a lovely apartment,That night just after midnight which was both my wife and my birthday we copped a massive earth quake Jane and Richard moved us out into the car park wrapped us in blankets as was very cold.Morning light came and things...

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Thank 11Bear
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night & were made to feel very welcome. We were told about great eating places and forest walks. Our room was clean and comfy. A five minute easy walk to the town centre & just up the road from a great pub.

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Thank Debbie C
Canterbury Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here with another couple in a family suite, three seperate sleeping areas and large dining/lounge area. Clean and tidy, however the room smelt of old cigarette smoke... the manager was lovely and polite. I would go back again.

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Thank stormah
Wanaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed here for one night for our visit to Hanmer Springs. The Owners were very friendly and showed us how the Heater works and recommend places for Dinner and Breakfast place that has great coffee. The Motel was clean and well set out, and very quiet, with an easy walk to town. We would stay here again.

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Thank gbaker99
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We stayed at the Scenic View in Hanmer for 3 nights over the school holidays and were very impressed with the facilities. Myself & husband plus our son stayed in a studio unit. On arrival the owner introduced us to herself and their pets explaining that their dog could be a little slow to react so be careful driving in....

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Thank Grant-suzanne
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This is the most horrible place! I highly recommend you do not stay here. Very rude and absolutely unhelpful would never go back! You also pay a lot for the room that is not very clean and very small there are much nicer motels in Hanmer!!!! The worst bit was how disgusting the office lady was to me and my...

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Thank Willocks
england
Reviewed 24 October 2016

this motel was great, stayed for 2 nights, the owner was friendly and helpful, room clean and fully equipped with sky, kitchen facilities, tea and coffee and toiletries. we were given milk on arrival, dvds were available to borrow for small donation, there was some outside space for each room and the location was brilliant too. I would recommend.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Scenic Views Motel is proudly New Zealand owned and operated. We pride ourselves in offering our guests a warm, friendly hospitality and first class service. Built of natural stone and timbers, Scenic Views is situated only 400 meters from Hanmer Springs Famed Thermal Pools and village centre, yet offers a feel of country. Magnificent views of mountains and forest from most units. We offer our guests, fully equipped Studios, 2 & 3 Bedroom units, Spa Bath Studio and Private Spa Pool Studio. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hanmer Springs Scenic Views Motel

Address: 2 Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: £75 - £129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hanmer Springs Scenic Views Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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#12 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“Great views!”
Me_Here790, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room close to reception had excellent Wifi.”
Obidos-lover, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You must ask for a room with a hot tub. It's worth the extra cost.”
  • Good kitchen facilities
  • Scenic views!
  • Lovely big bed
  • Cheers!
  • Hot tub. Plastic glasses provided
  • Hot tub on porch
ErylAnn, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have good views”
michaelhA6897NQ, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Family rooms are big”
drewsy, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
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