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Chalets Motel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$89*
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Mapua, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Itevan was embodied customer service, making sure we had everything we needed, getting a bigger heater to keep us warm during a very frosty few days. The unit was clean but basic and needs updating (especially heating) to compete with some of the other motels around. Views are nice and the private spa the best.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 July 2014

We (3 adults) stayed at the Chalets Motel for one night in May in a 2BR chalet. The cabin was spotlessly clean and fairly small in size, yet comfortable (would have felt roomier if there were just two people). The beds were very comfortable, the bathroom and shower were great and the small kitchen was well equipped. The motel is...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

Beautiful chalet close to hot springs pools in town. Scenery was amazing. Only had a one night stop over to be close to Christchurch for a flight out the following day. Had everything we needed. Would highly recommend.

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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 June 2014

free wifi, great dvd selection, quiet spacious units. Great views, comfortable beds. This is a short 5 minute walk from main shopping area and is quiet. Each unit is separate so no noise from neighbours. I highly recomend. My first choice in Hanmer.

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Our group of 6 had booked the Chalet 6 which had 2 bed rooms and one bathroom. One bedroom had 3 beds and a pull out bed, the other had two beds. There was a lounge area with sofa and a dining area to accommodate 6 on the table. The kitchen was well equipped. We stayed for one night. There...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 29 May 2014

We checked into chalet no 4 at The Chalets Motel in Hanmer Springs on a lovely afternoon. The motel is situated away from the main road cutting it off from the hustle-bustle of traffic. The property is beautiful and has 10 wooden chalets with car parking and small gardens attached to the chalets. Our chalet no 4 was a 2...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 May 2014

We stayed 1 night in the 1 bedroom spa. The chalet had plenty of room and a very large spa. The kitchen was well arranged and had an oven as well as the cooktop and microwave. The motel is a few minutes walk from the cafes and spa/hot springs of Hanmer Springs. The service was great.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 23 May 2014 via mobile

We stayed for a day in chalet no 4 with two bed rooms and a bathroom. It was raining full day so we were mostly indoors and I don't regret that coz the chalet with its wood interiors was very cosy and beautifully done up. The entire property is beautiful with lot of greenery and our chalet had amazing views...

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Timaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Thank you for providing such a clean, friendly and quiet stay on Sunday 18 May. We only stayed one night but personally I found the chalet to be extremely well presented and comfortable. I will be back to stay with my family. The large lounge rooms were brilliant for our group to be able to mix after a visit to...

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ChaletsMotel, Manager at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

A BIG THANK YOU, Pauline, for your excellent review. We would love to have you and your family staying in our motel in the future too.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 May 2014

My family of 7 stayed at The Chalets Motel (Motel 8 and 9) for 1 night on 5th March 2014. Although we arrived at the desk near closing time, Andrew took his time to show us to our two chalets (which were arranged side by side), made sure we were settled down and gave recommendations on the places we could...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: $132 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chalets Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#2 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#3 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#5 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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