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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We drove down from Blenheim via Murcheson and stayed the night at the Drifters Inn; what a great little find. The owner couldn't be nicer and showed us around the lounge and large communal kitchen, before showing us our room. The rooms are compact but have all that you need for a good nights sleep. The Drifters Inn is right...

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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We found ourselves in the Drifters Inn after our 'reserved' motel was double booked. After our initial misgivings about being relocated, we were delighted with the Drifters Inn. The host was welcoming and nothing was a problem, the room was modern, clean and comfortable and there was an excellent shared kitchen area for cooking and a place for eating. Towels...

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Thank Elizabeth W
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little hotel, very close to everything, so walking distance to town and springs, basic but clean accommodation, no dining facilities but has a full kitchen you can use if you want to self cater. Comfortable bed, has wifi, pleasant staff. Smallest bathroom we've every seen, a bit noisy at night with people leaving the car park.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2017

the hosts are impeccable in their local knowledge and friendly greeting you as a friend., the rooms are a reasonable size with comfortable beds. The availability of a kitchen, dining area and a lounge is a bonus. Directly opposite are the springs and The Inn supply towels for you to use over there, hard to find fault here

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Thank ColingUnther
Amberley, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

To me, value for money and cleanliness are everything. This place had both. We arrived in Hanmer earlier than our check in time and popped in to ask if it was ok that we leave our car in the car park. To our surprise the lovely man at the desk said we were welcome to check in (obviously completely dependent...

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Thank Hospo_Lyf
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We always stay here when travelling north/south and the standard is always high. A warm welcome, impeccably clean rooms (regardless of price) in a modern decor and comfy beds. Great value for money. What more do you need?

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St Ives, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived later than scheduled and were meet in reception by the owner, sorry can't remember his name.He was very courteous to us and explained everything about the hotel in detail, where the kitchens were, lounge area etc.There are towels, at reception, specifically for spa usage., which is a bonus. We were provided with a small container of milk, to...

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Thank Nora_Ni1975
New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely room comfortable and clean! Lovely warm welcome, very helpful to give advice as to where to wine and dine! Just across the road from the hot springs, towels are even provided at reception in case you want a dip in the springs! Highly recommend great quality for the price!

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Thank hanmog98
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Drifter Inn very nice place to stay beautiful room .comfy bed .Lovely owners .very handy to pools across the road .large kitchen with tea coffee milk juice .games for kids to play .large tv. Bbq. Will stay again .well done team .

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I am blown away buy the generosity and professionalism of the owners at Drifters Inn - Hamner Springs. We decided to join some friends, late notice, for a couple of nights whilst on our NZ trip. We called a couple of days before and was lucky enough to get what I think was the last room in Hanmer Springs (It...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Drifters Inn Hanmer Springs

Address: 2 Harrogate Street | North Canterbury, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: £71 - £86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Drifters Inn Hanmer Springs 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Rooms over car park can be noisy at night.”
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“All rooms seemed well situated”
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“I booked 2/3 months in advance and I got the smallest room. Not sure how this works?”
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