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Hanmer Resort Motel

7 Cheltenham Street, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Ranked #12 of 16 Hanmer Springs B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015
MTB_maniacs Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We stayed overnight at the Hanmer Resort Motel whilst in Hanmer Springs for a MTB event. We were in Villa 16 which was a two bedroom villa with a fenced courtyard. The villa itself was very clean and well laid out. Nice and friendly service on check in. A great central location right in the middle of town close to... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Although the location cannot be bettered the Studio (9) was very tired as we were after 2 nights sleeping on the bed. There was a note in the.rom stating that the Studio would be updated which was little comfort to us at the time particularly as the owners were driving around in a Mercedes car. It would appear that they... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Stayed with my 4 year old, hubby and my parents in a 2 bed villa. Definitely outdated and could use a refurbishment, but was perfect. Had everything we needed, and great little courtyard where my child was able to run about. So close to all food and the pools. Staff were beautiful and accommodating. I would recommend this place to... More 

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Rakaia, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This motel was ok. The decor is a bit out-dated, but it was clean and tidy. It had everything you needed in a 2 bedroom Motel.Its in the best location, very close to pools, restaurants and shops and very good value. The host was very nice too.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed here for first time with family of four. Brilliant location, and great self contained unit. We were able to cook our own food, and had lots of room to lounge about. Very happy to be able to watch rugby on Sky in our unit too! Very convenient to pools, shops, restaurants and walking tracks. Will definitely stay here again... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed one night in a spacious upstairs studiio unit on our trip around the South Island. Although the decor and bathroom were outdated everything was clean and the bed was very comfortable and warm. We hired a couple of towels to use at the hotpools. The lady on reception recommended that we wait until evening as the pools were... More 

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Hokitika, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Our family stayed here for a night on the 30th of March 2014. We were most impressed from the reception we received whilst booking over the phone and when we arrived to check in. The motel was also easy to find. We stayed in a Two Bedroom Unit which was very well equipped and very spacious inside and out. As... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I agree it is an older style motel and the décor is dated, but this also means that the units are spacious unlike the tiny units in some modern motels where we have stayed. We have holidayed in the family units, two bedroom units and this time a studio unit and always found them clean and well equipped. The motel... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

My husband and I stayed in Hanmer Springs for two nights on our 17 day South Island trip. After lots of research, I chose Hanmer Resort Motel for its central location and I'M SO GLAD I DID. Even though it's a bit shabby, but still clean, it is one of the closest accommodation places in town and very good value... More 

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Perth, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Place is not 5 star but excellent value for $$ if on a budget. Service great & staff friendly, clean although a little dated. Central location with only short walk to town centre, restaurants and thermal springs. Only downside, heating did not work and wifi slower than dial up.

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