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Settlers Motel

5.0 of 5 6 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 hotel reviews
240 helpful votes 240 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent the last night of our 2 weeks journey to New Zealand at the Settlers motel. This is a great place to go if you are flying out of Christchurch the following day as you can drive to the airport within 1.5 hours. More importantly the hotel is within walking distance to the Hamner Springs thermal spas which was... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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11 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed every minute of our stay here during our long weekend in Hanmer. We were arriving late so they left the lights on for us and even turn on the electric blanket! Also just a short walk to the hot pools.

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review on our Motel and we are pleased to hear you appreciated our Settlers hospitality! We hope you will return one day. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice small things made this great. Slippers, dressing gown and free laundry. The towels for the springs were an added bonus. Fan or air con choice provided much comfort. Free DVDs a nice relaxing option after a day at the spa.

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review and we are pleased to hear you appreciated our wee extras! We hope to welcome you back to our beautiful village one day! More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good choice in Hanmer. We especially liked: the central but very quiet location (easy walk to shops and hot pools) and the thoughtfulness of the room design. Our king spa room had a compact kitchen area with a good selection of pots, pans, glassware etc that means you could self-cater for several days. We liked the... More 

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

thank you so much for your positive review on Trip Advisor and we are pleased to hear you enjoyed staying at Settlers! We do indeed try to ensure all our guests' needs are catered for. There is usually a spare pillow in the chest along with a spare blanket and yes many more in our linen room, should you require... More 

Dunedin, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice Motel. friendly staff, excellent facilities. we have stayed here several times and never disappoints, on our trip around the country this summer we stayed at some "luxury" motels and the Settlers Motel is one of the best.

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our Motel. Your positive comments are much appreciated as we all work hard here at Settlers to ensure our guests have everything they need. We hope to welcome you back one day soon! More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what can We say, stayed at many motels , this one tops. Staff were great , Motel clean ,tidy, excellent , just as expected . Wish We could have stayed longer. When we go back to Hanmer if possible we will stay at Settlers again.

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review and we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed our Settlers hospitality. We hope to welcome you back when you next stay in our lovely Village! More 

Sydney
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at this hotel. Friendly and helpful staff. Comfortable rooms and beds. All very clean and tidy. I'd recommend it to anyone. Quick walk to local facilities and pools. Good advise from hotel staff on restaurants. Worth listening to their advise.

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review on our Motel and we are so pleased to hear you had a great time staying with us. We are certainly handy to the Thermal pools and the Village which has a lot to offer for such a small town! We hope to welcome you back one day! More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed just one night in Hanmer Springs, but wished we had at least one more night! After 2 months of travelling we fondly remember this property as one of our favourites. We stayed in one of the upper level 2 bedroom suites. Impeccably clean, and everything we could have needed was provided. I couldn't believe that the washer/dryers were... More 

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review on Trip Advisor and we are so glad you enjoyed our Settlers Hospitality. We work hard as a Team to ensure our guests needs are well catered for. It is a great spot to get a good night's sleep, off the main road into the village but quiet and peaceful. We hope you return... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2nd time we have stayed at this great motel.when we checked out a video of our jet boat trip was left behind.sally got got in touch with us in mackay queensland and post our our dvd to us without any cost...thanks again for your hospitality and we will stay there again

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Great to have you stay at Settlers again and to know that you had a happy time! We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review and look forward to seeing you next time! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night in a family apartment and loved it. The hosts were extremely hospitable and had thought of everything. The rooms were the best we had come across. We just wished we could have stayed for longer! Hanmar Springs is a real gem and Settlers Motel is one also. Hope to be back.

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sallysettlers, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive feedback and we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time at Settlers and in our lovely village. We are indeed in a special part of the world and hope our visitors can come and relax and enjoy the beauty around them! Maybe we can welcome you back some time for a... More 

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Address: 6 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Settlers Motel 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Settlers Hotel Hanmer Springs
Settlers Motel Hanmer Springs
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#1 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#1 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs

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