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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the perfect place for a relaxing stay after several days on the road. The room was beautiful, with a kitchen, dining/living area, and bed as well as full bath (including hot tub). The balcony has a table and chairs for sitting and looking at the nearby mountains while you drink your morning coffee, which you can prepare in...

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Columbia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The rooms far exceeded our expectations!! The amenities ..from the full kitchens to even providing towels to take to the pools made the stay remarkable. If one wished toy feel pampered, then this is the place to stay!!

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hosts were very friendly and helpful assisting with where to eat, walk, visit etc. Also, my partner lost her mobile and the owners went out of their way to assist her by helping out of hours (late at night!) logging in on their own devices etc. Such great service. As for the rooms, fantastic - very modern with a...

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Thank clark k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needed a de stress from work and other personal events and thought this accommodation close to towns amenities and facilities would be the right choice and it was. We did think that cooking facilities for an apartment were a bit wanting, there is a 2 element hob, microwave, toaster, electric fry pan (which you cant plug in unless it is...

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Ashburton, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The St James would have to be the best in Hanmer for location, modern luxury rooms and nice hosts. The hosts go out of there way to make sure you are comfortable. The rooms are perfect for relaxing and enjoying Hanmer Springs.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Accommodation was fantastic, other reviews about being close to town , spa are accurate and helpful hosts. Definitely will come back as our friends have done over the past years. The spa pools are so therapeutic for you.

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Thank bellam35
New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our 1 Bedroom apartment was excellent. Beautifully furnished,extra comfortable bed with lovely linen. Luxury bathroom with spa bath and all extras. Situated in the centre of town it was easy walking distance to Hot pools, Restaurants,Cafes and shops. Lovely views from bedroom window to the mountain.

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Auckland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the St James for one night on our way through to Westport for their Whitebait Festival (well worth a visit as well, by the way!). From the moment we arrived at the St James we were mightily impressed. A lovely person greeted us, showed us to our room, showed us how things in the room worked, and...

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Thank Argonaut47
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time we stayed was a few weeks ago. Then returned for 2 days last weekend however extended stay as apartments extremely clean, very comfortable and close to all Hanmer facilities. Hosts were kind and gracious, had room warmed up prior to our arrival and very helpful with local knowledge and recommendations - thank you.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very comfortable studio apartment with sunny balcony looking up the valley and overlooking a park and small lake. Quiet yet very central and easy walking distance to quality restaurants and shops. Helpful, friendly hosts.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hanmer Springs newest accommodation. 5 Star rating. The perfect place for couples to relax and recharge. Located in the centre of the village - park the car and stroll to the restaurants, cafes, shops and thermal pools. Self-contained studios and suites with panoramic alpine views, sunny patios/balconies, luxury bathrooms and oh, so comfortable beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The St James

Address: 20 Chisholm Crescent, Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: £106 - £173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The St James 5*
Number of rooms: 16
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The St James Hotel Hanmer Springs
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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