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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Welcoming staff. Spacious rooms. Lovely homely touches, such as throw on bed, cushions and coasters. Disappointing that second bedroom had no window at all. Free Wifi was very limited. The once white towels were clean, but looked very unappealing in their grey state. Good, but not 4.5 stars.

Thank Tabatha1998
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with our motorbike group again this year and we got the same room as last year. Great. It's a big room, a little bit away from the others so it's really quiet. It was just as good this year as last. Thanks very much.

Thank Karin C
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Hot Springs Motor Lodge for 2 nights for my birthday with my partner, when we arrived to check in we had the loveliest lady show us where our room was and bless her she had even turned the heater on before we got there so that it wasn't cold for us! Was given a bottle of milk...

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Vantaa, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there only for one night. Very big room for 3 people, also a big bathroom. Enough room for the luggage as well. The motel keepers live next door so easy to ask for help. They also gave us a bottle of milk to use with coffee or tea. I recommend this place and would happily stay there again!...

Thank JohannaVantaalta
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We thought the rooms were new but were told they were going to be renovated soon. The Motel was very clean and just on the sdge of town, but less than 2minutes from everything by car. We were even given towels to take with us to the nearby spas. Very roomy and well maintained.

Thank Richard W
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We got a studio unit upstairs for one night. It was clean and the check in was very friendly. All of the amenities are in the room however in odd positions. E.g Tv is up quiet high (which my partner didn't mind) however the light on the roof then reflected from the TV screen, the hairdryer was across the bathroom...

Thank tiffanyleemouy
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great room, really clean & private. Had a huge king bed & a really nice spa bath that was big enough for both of us to relax in. We ordered the cheese & wine to be in our room upon check in and it was perfect as well, and a reasonable amount for the price too.

Thank megsnz
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here for one night on our way to Christchurch. I booked in advance online, on arrival I was offered to have the card I booked with charged or pay by another means. We were offered 'real' milk, a map of the area, free wifi, towels for the hot pools (not on sight but a short...

Thank jasonrobson
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Toni & her husband went above and beyond to provide us with outstanding service. Due to a Nor'easter in New England, we were notified that our flight home was cancelled. Toni assisted us in rescheduling our return flight and also revising our hotel accommodations. The room was very clean & comfortable with modern bathroom and kitchenette. We will definitely be...

Thank Larry P
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stayed in a superior studio which had two king sized beds as well as two occasional chairs and dining area. The unit was dated but in good condition and beautifully clean. The kitchenette was well furnished and the bathroom was large with an over bath shower.

Thank swissjoron

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy Hanmer Springs scenic surroundings while relaxing in one of our modern, clean and comfortable accommodation units. We have 32 modern, spacious units including studios, spa units, and luxury 1 and 2-bedroom spa apartments. Each Motel has either a king-size bed or king and a single, a kitchenette and an ensuite bathroom. No need to leave the complex either as we have a licensed restaurant adjoining the property - offering breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. On offer on Sunday mornings is a cooked / continental breakfast buffet which can be enjoyed at the Hot Springs Hotel from 8.30am, as well. Free guest BBQ also available. Sky TV, Free WiFi, BBQ area, Off-street parking, Mountain Bike storage and Guest Laundry are some of the facilities we offer to ensure your stay is comfortable. A 6-minute walk takes you to the thermal pools and village centre offering beauty treatments, fashion shopping, a variety of cafes, mini putt golf courses and a picturesque 18 hole golf course. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hot Springs Motor Lodge

Address: 35 Hanmer Springs Road | PO Box 115, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $135 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hot Springs Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Hot Springs Motor Hotel Hanmer Springs
Hot Springs Hotel
Hotel Style:
#5 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#5 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#10 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“B5 is great in the autumn, might be a bit noisier in the summer.”
KarinC586, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you have lots of luggage, ask for a room downstairs.”
JohannaVantaalta, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The upstairs rooms had views of nearby mountains that had snow on them.”
M7439EKrichardw, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the lower level have some noise from the upper level rooms.”
swissjoron, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Splurge and pick a spa bath room”
KeenPhotographer-11, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
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