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    The Lakes Motel

    10 Mackenzie Drive | Twizel, Twizel 7901, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good47%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “spa bath” (4 reviews)
    “three nights” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Ski-In / Ski-Out
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 18 reviews

    Reviewed May 19, 2017

    We stayed at this wonderful motel four nights and we regard this stay as one of the highlights of our NZ trip. The motel was clean, comfortable, reasonably priced, with excellent cooking facilities and a spa bath. The Motel was central to the attractions we...More

    Thank WilliamRG2014
    Reviewed May 2, 2017

    I couldn't recommend these motels highly enough. The service was wonderful, so very friendly and helpful. The units were very clean and the new bathrooms are lovely. I will definitely be staying here again. Great location, two minutes to the shops and restaurants. Thank you...More

    Thank kathryngmiles
    Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

    Plenty of room, had Unit 11, which has a separate bedroom. The living space was generous, warm, excellent kitchenette, free wifi. Was clean and we had a warm and helpful welcome with recommendations for dinner restaurants.

    Thank Bev M
    Management response:Responded May 1, 2017

    Bev, Thank you for your review and comments. It was a pleasure hosting you. Wishing you safe and happy travels in New Zealand. Kind Regards, Christine & Craig

    Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed just for one night with a group of friends on vintage car run. Excellent unit, well appointed and warm. Close to town and staff very friendly. Can recommend as a good place to consider when you are staying in Twizel.

    Thank Greg B
    Response from Christine G, Owner at The Lakes MotelResponded April 27, 2017

    Greg, It was a pleasure hosting you and your friends as you travelled in your vintage cars. Thank you for your review and comments. Hopefully, you will travel this way again and have a two night stopover in Twizel! Kind Regards, Christine & Craig

    Reviewed April 20, 2017

    The first impression of this place with wall to wall asphalt didn't bode well. Notwithstanding, our room presented better than we were expecting but the room and facilities were pretty basic - didn't even supply a box of facial tissues! Perhaps the large corner spa...More

    Thank Warooka
    Response from Christine G, Owner at The Lakes MotelResponded April 24, 2017

    Warooka, It appears you had a somewhat miserable time. I'm not sure if it was just our facility, Twizel, The Mackenzie Basin or all of your South Island trip which was a disappointment. To highlight and respond to a few of your points or complaints......More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $98 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Twizel
    • Also Known As
    • Aspen Court Hotel Twizel
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    Ruiyang W
    November 18, 2016|
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    Response from Linda R |
    hi there, we took the wonderful drive from Twizel to Mount Cook Village. it took approx 50 mins by car. Probably allow longer because you'll want to stop for photos!
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