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ASURE Ashley Motor Lodge

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   95-99 King Street, Timaru, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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La Jolla, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On moving to timaru, our flat wasn't ready, so we stayed at the Ashley for a week. Carl and his family were amazing hosts and made sure we had a lovely stay. Our room was very clean and comfortable. We will recommend our friends and family stay here when visiting!

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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62 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Excellent Motel that went the extra step. I was a last minute and late check in. From making the booking the owner went the extra step. Arranged late access to the room. The room was on the road side however was quiet. The room was very clean and comfortable. Large bathroom including a spa bath. Check out was pain less... More

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Stayed here for two weeks in 2013. Great room and staff. Very friendly and accommodating. Laundry available too which was great. Cleaners did a great job. Location is good but on main road. Got lots of coupons to local restaurants which was nice.

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Ballina
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82 reviews 82 reviews
49 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Booked on-line - no problems. Had a unit at the rear of the complex so no trouble with road noise. When I arrived I was given helpful advice on where to eat including a 10% discount card for Bennies Again. I also asked if there was a bucket or outside tap so I could clean some waders and wading boots.... More

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Plymouth, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We were travelling to Christchurch at the end of our holiday and decided to stop off in Timaru for 1 night as we had plenty of time , we had nothing booked and stopped at the Ashley Motor Lodge as we entered Timaru on the main highway to see if had accomodation to suit us. We stayed here for 1... More

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Houston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Basic room with kitchenette on ground floor. Everything worked properly and was well-appointed. Comfortable bed. Hosts were very helpful. Not particularly modern but not dated either. Our unit was right on Highway 1, so road noise was noticeable. If you can, ask for a room off the highway.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

Large comfortable room and bed. Friendly and helpful owner. Clean kitchenette and had bathroom extra large (for wheelchair) with walk in shower. You can have breakfast, cooked or continental delivered to your room. Reasonable cost of 160 NZ dollars. Free wifi (500Mb) for up to three devices. A little noisy from trucks on route 1. Would be a bit more... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Our family of four stayed at the Asure Ashley Timaru, King Street for two nights last weekend. We stayed in a two bedroom unit with spa bath (unit 1). It was very clean, modernish and comfortable. A nice surprise was the units are serviced. Hosts are very welcoming and helpful. Dairy and garage nearby. Would stay here again and recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Terrific roadside Motel. We were traveling down from Christchurch, needed a place to stay for 1 night. Lots of room for our family, two bedroom unit (also had pullouts), kitchenette, jetted tub, all very clean. Host provided fresh milk for morning coffee. Free WiFi.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I couldn't have found a better place to stay in Timaru. The Hosts are such hard working, friendly and the best people to be staying with! Your in "Great Hands". The premise is immaculately presented, Clean and Comfortable. It honestly felt like I was in a upmarket establishment and I couldn't be wrong. Even tho my intention was to be... More

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Address: 95-99 King Street, Timaru, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — ASURE Ashley Motor Lodge 4.5*
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Enjoy a very high standard of accommodation with the ASURE Ashley Motor Lodge 2009 complex redevelopment, featuring 17 superbly appointed spacious 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and executive studio units. From large cosy units, ideal for the whole family, to quiet studio units, suited to corporate clients and single travellers, ASURE Ashley Motor Lodge has designed units to suit your requirements. Each unit has an extensive range of modern facilities with access units available if required, ensuring you have everything you require for a thoroughly enjoyable stay. ... more   less 
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