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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This motel is more cabin-style accommodation. It's very centrally located and close to the famous Hanmer Springs Pool facility, yet it's somehow quite quiet. It's very dated, but the cabins were roomy, with kitchenettes and had everything you need (so long as you don't yearn for matching crockery!). I'd stay there again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here in 2007, 2009 and 2017 and its still the best motel in town. A wee bit dated now but absolutely spotless and a fully fitted kitchen to boot - what more could you want? Sad to hear the lease is up soon - hope the lovely family who have it get to keep it 😎😎 x x c

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Thank Claire F
Niteroi, RJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very spacious and central located just opposite the thermal baths. The rooms are very light and spacious. They are clean and very comfortable also there is parking on the property and restaurants and pubs are next door

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Thank Flexair
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Neat and clean. Good location to attractions. The interior is a mismatch of items but clean. The price didn't seem value for money. What gives this place an edge is the location alone. The room was quiet. The wifi kept dropping out but the views were worth the stay.

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Thank Karen L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nowadays it's quite hard to find a motel with lots of room and with a full kitchen. This is one of these motels. Fantastic location not far from the pools or shops. Very clean. It is a little dated but the space and comfortable furniture make up for that. You even get your own small fenced off grass area.

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Thank Trish M
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We got what we paid for - $135 for the night. Very basic setup - if it gets the r&r it needs the cost will rise. Sleep was comfortable and very quiet. On a side street few meters from a pub with good food and then across the road to the pools.

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Thank lous594
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

On first sight the room reminded me of one of those bad 70s motel movie sets. It is outdated and prone to power issues due to inefficient power boards. While well maintained the room was musty and smelt like it had been closed up for some time and was musty and smelt like my nanas. Location is excellent and staff...

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Thank Timothy G
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We came to Hanmer on an impromptu visit and decided to stay over and this motel had available rooms. We spent the afternoon at the pools and it was snowing - beautiful but very cold. We returned to our two bedroom unit and it was freezing. We tried to warm it up but every time we turned on heater the...

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1Thank ILI2010
Rangiora, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a 2 bed villa. Kitchen is out off the 70s but adequate. Bathroom the same and small, shower is a shub and curtain. Carpet dated, heating only just keeping up (winter). Beds okay. BUT.. the location is brilliant and our unit is sunny.

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Thank Jane B
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Yes, the decor may be dated but this was a great option for a family night away. HEAPS of space compared with most other motels. Clean, tidy and fantastically close to the hot pools. Would recommend a villa unit for families, esp with energetic kids as room to close doors and not hear them!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hanmer Resort Motel

Address: 7 Cheltenham Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: £74 - £115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hanmer Resort Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Top floor may be quieter but no lift”
 of 5 bubbles karenlF6037FQ, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best to ask for a room with undercover and close parking if available in case it is raining for unpacking luggage from your car to the room.”
 of 5 bubbles pjc195410, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We liked the front units”
 of 5 bubbles DebHSLZ, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Make sure the room has been upgraded!”
 of 5 bubbles HaweaPeter, 7 Feb 2015 | Read review
“I think the units near road are newer so probably pay to ask if this is the case.”
 of 5 bubbles Len0reH, 5 Sep 2012 | Read review
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