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Spa Lodge Motel

15 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs 8273, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Richmond, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After arriving to check in, the man at the counter wasn't very welcoming, anyway as I was sorting out part payment (as had booked one night on line and needed to pay for the second night) I mentioned that it said they had free wifi, the mans response was yea we do but don't use it too much!!! We were... More

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Sorry to hear that you didn't feel that the service was very good my husband is usually very accommodating and welcoming. Sofa beds have thinner mattresses to enable them to be folded away during the day they aren't designed for people that have bad backs, maybe a good option would of been to book one... More

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

What a lovely spot within walking distance to the shops and the thermal pools. The rooms are immaculate and the owners are very friendly. Highly recommend this motel as we loved our stay. Great value rooms and on site laundry is very handy. You can also get a lovely view of the surrounding mountains when the weather is clear enough.

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are please that you enjoyed your stay with us any maybe we will see you again sometime in the future Regards Judy & Harry More

Gold Coast, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We stayed for 1 night in Hanmer Springs. Beautifully clean but a bit dated, it was a very cold night but the air con worked excellent we were warm & toasty. Walking distance to hot pools & restaurants. The gentleman on reception was pleasant & made us feel welcome.

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our motel, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us Regards Judy & Harry More

Arusha
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Very clean and convenient motel. Comfortable beds. Pleasant lady on reception and best of all very close to the hot pools and restaurants. Great to be able to walk to both. Disappointed to find that coffee plunger provided but no plunger coffee. Just a minor thing but I love my plunger coffee!

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again sometime. We have noted your comments Regards Judy & Harry More

UK
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for night on the drive up to the north coast. Owners are very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Rooms are a little dated but clean and well equipped. Hammer springs itself is a nice town to spend a day in but not a lot more.

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our motel, we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us regards Judy & Harry More

Singapore, Singapore
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102 reviews 102 reviews
46 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

After a long drive from Punakaiki, we were very lucky that there was a room available for us. Other motels nearby already have no vacancies. We took the last room and we were really glad that it was within our budget. We did not book in advance as Hanmer springs was a last minute decision to stop for a night... More

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Judy I, Owner at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I'm sorry to hear that your mother didn't sleep well, glad that you had a comfortable stay. Hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in New Zealand and have a safe trip home Regards Judy & Harry More

Wellington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

The owner was friendly and the unit very clean but it was overpriced for something so dated: ancient kitchen with a two ring hot plate and just one plug point, old dragon furniture and nylon carpet, mismatched 70s Lino in the poky bathroom, soggy beds. The tiny TV was new though - volume was good though as we could hear... More

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review our motel, sorry you didn't enjoy yourselves. We are working our way through the units updating them, but you will appreciate that this all takes time, in the short time we have been here we have updated several showers and two of the units, also all of the garden area. regard Judy &... More

Waimate, New Zealand
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Right from my initial telephone call to make the booking, I was impressed by the friendly manner of the owner. Although our stay coincided with atrocious weather, our unit was lovely and warm with two heaters supplied. As other guests have commented, our unit was also a little bit dated but adequately furnished, and very clean. The location is perfect... More

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Doreen Thank you for taking the time to review our motel, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again sometime Regards Judy & Harry More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Great close location to the Pools and town. Older motel and slightly dated but super clean and lovely hosts, even offered pool towels. Lovely grounds and great area for kids...has a pool for summer time too. Very warm inside the unit and the beds have electric blankets and gorgeous warm bedding I hate to get out of in the morning.... More

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review, we are sorry about the noise issue, we have just put insulation and a false ceiling in the bedrooms in a hope that this would help with the noise issue, unfortunately we are unable to do anything regarding the plumbing. We are glad that you have enjoyed the rest of your stay and do... More

Ashburton, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

While this is an older motel it is kept very clean and tidy and the grounds are well maintained it is very handy to the hot pools and the hosts were just great we will definatly return it also has everything you need if you want to do your own cooking and the price was only at the time of... More

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Judy I, Manager at Spa Lodge Motel, responded to this review

Hi Steve Thank you for your review, we're pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again in the future Regards Judy & Harry More

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Address: 15 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs 8273, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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