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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We booked the Hanmer Springs Spa Pamper Package which included a night at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge. We felt extremely welcomed and very well looked after, the room was beautiful, comfortable, well stocked and very close to the spa. Exceeded expectations and would definitely stay here again. Bonus points for having complementary Milo as well!

Thank Beckaroos
Invercargill, New Zealand
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights. Lovely little units. Did not like having NO outside light out on the courtyard. You can't see anything. Only gives 2 towels per day unless you ask. You have to hire towels to go to the Hot pools which I am sure the website says free hire. You have no sink in the unit... More 

Thank tmc0nner
TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi there, we're the new owners as of 1 week ago. We're glad you liked the unit you stayed in. We now offer free pool towels and unlimited WiFi. There are 2 units out of the 14 which do not have a sink, something we are looking into. In the meantime, anyone staying in these units, we do your dishes... More 

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

I booked this place for my aunties from Auckland and Christchurch. The facilities were new and the place is just warm and perfect! Its so close to the restaurants and hot pools as well. The receptionist wS friendly too. Would book this place again.

Thank Charmine L
Christchurch, New Zealand
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45 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Had an overnight stay here last night. Nice property, nice décor, nicely located and at the average (expensive) Hanmer Saturday night rate. Didn't therefore find it remotely acceptable to have inefficient and sometimes non existent heating in the middle of winter.... called down to reception for assistance with the cheap, nasty and overly complex Goldair wall heater. the person in... More 

Thank Nelcums
TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback on the heater. We are new owners as of 1 week ago and I know exactly which heater you are talking about... I had a tough time figuring it out this week but now I believe it works fine. If it ever becomes problematic again we will replace it. You are quite right, your room should... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Spacious room with a spa bath. Kitchen unit well equiped. Cosy and warm with a sofa to sit on and enjoy the wide range of sky channels. Very clean and a lovely friendly Scottish girl who was happy to help whenever I needed fresh towels.

Thank culz
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Rooms were a nice size, the price was great value. Close to the pools and the shops, reception was friendly. Free wifi without limits which is great for looking up things to do in the area. Would highly recommend staying here and we would again.

Thank Pyr077
Napa ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Nice clean Modern place with close proximity to town and pools. With the winter starting out strong in Hamner the room was warm and super comfy! I did wish they had stocked a bit more than 1 hot chocolate as it was prime weather out for it. I would recommend this place and will be booking again when we come... More 

Thank deadmanfx
TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for you review. Let me know next time you come and I promise you an extra hot chocolate or two on your next visit :-) More 

Melbourne, Australia
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150 reviews
53 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

We pulled up in the afternoon and got a great deal on the upgraded room with a massive spa bath. The room was huge and very comfortable. No downsides, 5 minute walk to restaurants and the hot springs. The guy at reception was great, very helpful. Oh and free wifi!

Thank retired_backpacker
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Very happy with our short stay at this motel. We shared a 2 bedroom apartment with another couple. The apartment was very clean and spacious and the beds very comfortable. The manager was friendly and helpful. The location was near the springs and there were also several restaurants nearby. Everything was walking distance. It was so quiet and peaceful.

Thank neenMaroochydore
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52 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Nice little hotel with neat, clean & comfortable room although toilet/show area is very small. Located very close walking distance to everything in town. Staff at reception are friendly too. Stayed here for one night.

Thank PC62
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Affordable luxury and style in a prime central location. Stunning mountain views and a stroll away from Hanmer Springs' many attractions. Units range from spacious spa studios through to 2 bedroom family suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

Address: 2 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $104 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tussock Peak Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Tussock Peak Motor Hotel Hanmer Springs
Tussock Peak Hotel
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#11 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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