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Townhouse Motel

29 - 31 Evans Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrible stay not good at all the motel was noisy not clean and reading other reviews I thought we had the wrong motel. Motel owners were not helpful and found them rude couldn't connect to wireless network but could connect to a cafés network so not my laptop. wouldn't recommend to others.

Thank Jo S
Lisa H, Owner at Townhouse Motel, responded to this review

Hello jo s If I could get the unit number you were in and date I would appreciate that please I feel guttered about your review and sorry it was like that but could you please contact me and let me know unit number and date and staff member you spoke to someone I can sort thanks More 

Whitianga, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We received a very friendly welcome at this motel located right near the heart of Timaru. Our room was clean and had all the facilities we required for our 3 day stay. With the rate we paid for 3 of us, we could not and do not complain. We would stay here should we require accommodation in Timaru

Thank Gordon3638
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Lovely friendly staff, great service, great pricing for what you got. Rooms, bathrooms etc all were bright and clean. Could do with a bit of paint here and there though. Great place to stay I recommend to anyone staying in timaru.

Thank Tiffany S
Alberta, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Travelling through South Island at peak tourist season and World Cup Cricket time without booking accommodations more than 24 hours ahead was almost like playing Russian Roulette. The Townhouse at Timaru was the first place we and i-Site could find between Queenstown and the east coast. Everything around Tekapo, Twizel, and places west of Christchurch was fully booked, were we... More 

Thank amigadelmondo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

We stayed one night in the King Room with spa on our first night on the South Island. The room was comfortable and spacious with a well equipped kitchen. Nice and quiet too. The place is a little dated. The spa worked well and all was lovely and clean. Good value for the price.

Thank KittyKatch
Townsville, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Lovely little motel with on site parking. Staff very friendly and helpful. No complaints at all about the room or facilities. Heater was amazing. Didn't use the kitchen as we were only there one night but would definitely stay again if staying longer. Hot breakfast was delicious and a good, large portion for only $15. Plenty of towels and pillows

Thank Narditi M
Johnstown, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Since we discovered that warm rooms can be hard to come by in certain areas of New Zealand in the winter time, it was so exciting to have a warm room in which we didn't have to wear just as many layers of clothes inside as we wore outside. The location is so perfect if you enjoy walking around. The... More 

Thank Paul_and_Deb_M
Nelson, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

A need to visit Timaru to visit ailing family. This motel is very convenient to all amenities, comfortable, quiet despite being on the main thoroughfare and totally affordable. My studio had been refurbished with a very very comfortable bed. I arrived on a cold frosty night and the hosts had the heater cranked up so I walked in to a... More 

Thank Marg P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in a studio unit. The room was very spacious with a nice bathroom and kitchenette. The bed was very comfortable and the room was warm and cosy. The fridge and microwave were very adequate, in fact everything was of a high order. The host was extremely friendly, a real touch of southern hospitality. The host even helped me... More 

Thank Graham M
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Good location for a one-night stop on our way back to Christchurch from the south. Off-street parking, but down a steep slope - practise hill starts! Friendly welcome with suggestions for a walking route into town. Unusually for a motel, it is quite central and we found it an easy walk. Clean and well-equipped.

Thank Chrispi_B
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Townhouse Motel

Address: 29 - 31 Evans Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: $77 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Townhouse Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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