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Ahuriri Motel Omarama

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in 12 of January. We decided to sleep in Omarama on the road between The Hermitage to Dunedin because at Hermitage and in localities close to it we would not find accommodation. Ahuriri Motels Omarama was a wonderful choice for both the beautiful view from the room or from the small terrace in front of it and the very...

Thank Rodica R
Emu Plains, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a little bit of an unknown choice. But we were pleased with what greeted us. A perfect little villa in a small quiet village with a great pub to dine at. The owners were pleasant and down to earth.

Thank Mardey_60
Reviewed January 8, 2017

The hotel was a good stop between Lake tekapo and Te Anau for us. Our room was very clean but small. Check in was easy. We were able to do laundry at 4.00 wash and 4.00 dry. There were restaurants to eat at near by.

1Thank denisepg
Reviewed December 22, 2016

My daughter and her partner chose this small town for their wedding and for a small town it packs a powerful punch. In one word STUNNING.Initially our booking at the motel was not there and thanks to Teresa and her staff the problem was solved in our favour big time by the most efficient and friendly manner that my wife...

Thank William D
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by this motel. We booked the 1 bedroom unit. It was very clean, spacious and quiet. The hosts were also very friendly and helpful. We would highly recommend Ahuriri Motel and Omarama for an overnight stop off or a place for a family holiday.

Thank Renee H
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

This nice motel is located in a quiet place , only 1 hour drive from mount Cook. Plenty of day walks in the area around. And it is much chipper than those at mt. Cook. Good value for money. We stayed here on our way from Dunedin to Mt Cook. The facilities are all clean and accesible. The Kitchen fully...

1Thank SIVANUSH123
Reviewed November 12, 2016

A very clean and spacious room; welcoming and helpful host; amazing scenery and quite location. We were on our way from Queenstown and looking for a decent motel to recover from the previous one. We were glad to find such a lovely setting and comfy and nice motel. We would stay again if we visit this region.

1Thank Bernadette S
Athens, Georgia
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Had a great one night stay here with my wife before meeting a local fishing guide. Nice and tidy rooms and excellent service. They even allowed us to leave our car there for a couple of night while we were away. Excellent!

1Thank Adam W
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed October 19, 2016

I was only there for a night; comfy bed, good wifi, OK shower. Ticked all the boxes for me. On the main road coming in to Omarama from Oamaru, so nice and easy to find. The host bloke was friendly but not intrusive, and I was able to park my motorcycle right outside my room.

1Thank BronwynCarlisle
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome stay in ahuriri! The owners are supernice and helpful. Everything was clean and tidy (well stocked kitchen with all kinds of spices that you can use) and the bed was very comfortable. Can only recommend it!!

1Thank carmenarmen
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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Omarama, a Mountain Community in the middle of everywhere! Our 14 motel unit complex is situated in the heart of this mountainous region surrounded by a spacious garden like setting. This peaceful and quiet setting has a country atmosphere and stunning views of the mountain ranges, is just a short distance to beautiful lakes for boating or fishing. Tramping, walking or mountain bike tracks are also in our back yard with the Alps to Ocean cycle trail right here! We are a gliding mecca, you will see them soaring the skies, be tempted and take a flight yourself! Our 'dark' night skies are known for pristine starlit viewing, an idyllic way to view them is from a private Hot Tub and overlooking a small lake. Base yourself here in Omarama and be central to Mt Cook, Tekapo, Oamaru, Queenstown and Wanaka. See you soon ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ahuriri Motel Omarama

Address: State Highway 83 | State Highway 83, Omarama 9448, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Omarama
Price Range: $86 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ahuriri Motel Omarama 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“our room was by the road and still very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles L2502SDrobw, Sep 21, 2016 | Read review
“Very quiet.warm.single story.”
 of 5 bubbles jbcw, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
“A good stop in the South Island High Country. Fishing, cycling and gliding.”
 of 5 bubbles M9993FKmariel, Mar 4, 2016 | Read review
“a unit back off the main road”
 of 5 bubbles joy532, Feb 11, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on roadside have better views. Road noise was not a problem”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiTravellers22, Dec 17, 2015 | Read review
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