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Larchwood Motel

18 Bath Street | Hanmer Springs, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Breckenridge, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Yes, the price is right...but that is about it. Very dated. The Queen bedroom (which was actually a full bed and a twin bed) is located up a flight of stairs. The small - not so clean - bathroom is on the first floor. you get the picture. No close to town or the Springs. Pay a little more...you won't... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here very recently for 2 nights at the tail end of our West Coast trip. Motel is a bit outdated but fairly spacious for 2 people. Bathroom tiny but clean, kitchen had full facilities which is great when self-catering. The owner talked about the pool in response to an earlier post on here....well it still hasn't been drained... More 

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Christchurch New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is comfortable and clean but very dated.the price is cheap but you get what you pay for..It does have more space than some of the more expensive places in hanmer but no pool or hot tub that can to used or enjoyed even though these are shown on the website.The photos are outdated as well.Ok for one night... More 

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Well what a crap hole when we arrived and went to room open door and it smelt as did inside of fridge It had only 6 channels on TV but could only get 3 the queen size bed was only a double the room was dirty and very small.The pool was just an over sized bath tub and was dirty... More 

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ManagerOfLarchwood, Manager at Larchwood Motel, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback about your recent stay. I apologise that some aspects of your stay did not meet your expectations. We have investigated the issues you raised. A misreporting of cleaning work and a series of unlucky coincidence resulted in the room you stayed was not up to the standard it usually should have. We have modified our management... More 

Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We needed a short break and booked the room at the last minute. The room was larger than we expected. There was no couch or easy chair although the dining chairs were comfortable. There were no towels but these were provided as soon as I asked. The bed wasn't particularly comfortable and the double was smaller than we had expected... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I was very disappointed in our room. the curtains were growing mold as was the roof in parts. the floor was unclean dirty and dusty my feet were dirty as after walking from the shower to the single bed (which was not far). most of the prices in the book to show u things in the area were years out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

. . . tucked away behind another motel which blocks the noise yet only a two-minute walk from "downtown". Add that to the friendliest and most helpful service (owner-operated) imaginable to make for a great stay in Hanmer!

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Shanghai, China
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This motel is clean, quiet and reasonably priced. The reception staff are very friendly and helpful. The position of the motel is situated only a few minutes walk from the thermal pools and places to eat. Very happy with our experience. Off main road and next to a love park and a lot of walking tracks in the forest. We... More 

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Rakaia, New Zealand
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

After reading the reviews we were regretting making a booking. After checking in we were pleasantly surprised. There were 4 adults 2 children and a baby in our group. We stayed in a family unit good size for us. It is what it is budget accommodation at a budget price. We would have needed two rooms anywhere else and too... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

Only stay here if you are desperate and dont mind not sleeping. The beds were uncomfortable they were either rock hard or bananas, slept on couch. The room was very old and tired stains everywhere and walls were paper thin. Bathroom was dingy and there is a gap in the wall between bathroom and bedroom.

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Address: 18 Bath Street | Hanmer Springs, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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