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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a pleasure to arrive at your room late at night and the room is lovely and warm. Our room was immaculate - would definitely recommend if you're looking for a nice modern place to stay that is reasonably priced. Staff were very helpful and friendly.

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Thank Jarrod M
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Handy to hot pools and comfortable. The reason for giving a 3.5 Star rating was for paint peeling off on bathroom ceiling, cheap plastic toilet seat, not a soft close like it should be in a 5 star motel. Limited number of tv channels not full access to sky channels. Decor dated, needs a revamp. If it's 5 star everything... More 

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settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we do appreciate it. We are rated 5 star by Qualmark NZ which carries out an annual review. The rating system is very thorough and covers many aspects of motel operation, one of which is the standard of the rooms, and we score at an acceptable 5 star level. Also rated are our business systems,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Settlers does well in all categories and I would stay there again. There wasn't anything to complain about. Internet speed was okay and there was a data allowance, but we didn't use it up. As I work in the New Zealand telecommunication industry, there is no need to cap data usage anymore. The cost of capped vs. uncapped is negligible... More 

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Thank David G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We jagged the family room (2 adults and 2 kids); unit was very spacious, two good sized rooms with TVs; lots of DVDs for use at the reception area - kids thought it was great!! Very friendly staff; couldn't do enough to assist us. A short stroll to the hot springs, and the main street. A great spot. The family... More 

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Thank damocraig
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely, welcoming owners and staff, comfortable clean rooms, great location!We were on a bottom story room, which suited us, but would recommend you go for a first floor room if you're after more of a view. We had a great night away. Would recommend to anyone, hope to be able to come stay again sometime soon.

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Thank Sarah v
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

It was a nice place to stay for 2 days. Very tidy place and helpful staff. They able to provide us a baby sitter on a short time of notice and even put my washing to the drier. I will difinetly stay there again.

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Thank Maelee L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We had booked two nights, and unfortunately had to cancel the second night due to an emergency back in Christchurch. The staff were very professional, offering a voucher for a night when we could return & even couriering our pillows home which we had left behind in a mad rush. Overall very lovely to deal with from start to finish.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Hi we stayed at the Settles Hotel for 2 day with a family group of 6 in a double unit. This was a very nice place with lots of little extras. Very clean, tidy and modern. Its just off the main street of Hamner and walking distance to everything.

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Thank Andy R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Great room, a 2 bedroom unit. Loads of space and exceptionally clean. Hosts were extremely welcoming and helpful. Electric blankets on the comfiest beds. Highly recommend. Close walking distance to the Pools and restaurants. Warm rooms with heat pump and lovely kitchen. Could of stayed longer 🙁

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Thank Fiona M
Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Very clean, well maintained and serviced motel. The family unit we had was the perfect layout for 2 x adults and 2 x children. Close to everywhere yet still quiet. Very friendly and helpful staff. Could not fault the Settlers Motel and will definitely be staying again.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
SETTLERS MOTEL is a 5 star boutique motel carefully designed for your comfort and privacy. With relaxing decor and quality fittings you can be assured of a totally rejuvenating holiday, short break or romantic weekend away in superb accommodation which has that special touch. We are situated just 60 metres from Amuri Avenue in lovely tranquil surroundings with no street or traffic noise. We are a Qualmark 5 Star rated motel - Self Contained and Serviced - "Exceptional, among the best available in New Zealand." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Settlers Motel

Address: 6 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $104 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Settlers Motel 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Settlers Hotel Hanmer Springs
Settlers Motel Hanmer Springs
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#1 Spa Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#2 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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