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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

A Car Club Weekend brought us to Timaru and this motel made our trip from a good one into a great one. Perfectly located near Caroline bay and close to good restaurants, this motel is clean, and the hosts are friendly with time for a chat. Value for money is what you get here - the decor is not brand... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Beautiful views. Very friendly staff. Really comfortable bed. Great location to the town park and Caroline bay. Awesome cooling facilities Great walking distance Lovely eating places we always stay here when we come up to Timaru Would recommend to everyone

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dunedin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

I booked a motel through booking .com and there was not much available. I should have looked up reviews prior to booking this place. Clearly the owners do not take any notice of reviews. Yes it is very noisy. Yes they could double glaze. More importantly it is very dated. The owners could very easily change the very dated upholstery... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

We stayed in a two-bedroom studio, which was like a townhouse as the second bedroom, with 4 single beds, was upstairs. The rooms were clean and large enough. the kitchen facilities were good. Because the motel is on a main road, it was a bit noisy at night. There was parking, but it was a bit tricky getting in and... More 

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Baywatch every year for some years. Easy to find and pleasant staff, especially the dog. However we have been noticing for ageing of the complex. The view of the lower unit used to be magic with the bay and port activity in view. The garden was pretty and a nice feature. Now it is over grown and the... More 

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Duncan, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

Was put in the end unit of the place and it was the noisiest place ive ever stayed. The motel is on the main road (main road of the south island) and trucks drive past ever 3 seconds. Couldnt sleep, left the next day. When we informed the owner, he said "you must live in the country".

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Stayed one night, Very comfortable, but could do with a re paint as a bit smoky on the walls Kitchen facilities were good. View from lounge a bit of a pinch, very close to Caroline Bay Good towels and face clothes, nice amenities, tea coffee and hot chocolate , Also a decaffination coffee.

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Thank Havefun830
Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Stayed one night here in a studio unit with its own little balcony overlooking Caroline Bay. Comfortable unit and enjoyed the spa bath with complimentary toiletries. Pleased to be allowed a late check out at no extra cost. Very handy. would stay here again.

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Thank Mike B
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

The motel management looked after the place as if it was his own. Beautiful views of the harbour was picturesque and location of motel was close to all the cafe's and restaurants - we especially enjoyed the Indian restaurant If you like roses you will be in for treat. Not just the roses at the motel is amazing, but also... More 

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Thank heino02
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

We stayed a night recently and found the place really clean and comfortable. The owners were very friendly and their little doggie is such a smashing little fellow. The place was a little over priced, but then again we were happy to pay the premium for the cleanliness and comfort. Ross & Visa Kumaran. Merivale Christchurch

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Baywatch Motor Lodge

Address: 7 Evans Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: $111 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baywatch Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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