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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here as part of a package with Hanmer Springs pools. We were very pleasantly surprised, the room was very comfortable, the shower was brilliant and the kitchen very well equipped. It was really close to Hanmer Springs and local places to eat. Check in/out was very smooth. The reception had a great selection of DVD's that could be... More 

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Thank AndyLangstone
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great stay!!!!!! loved that you could borrow the movies free of charge :) Loved the furniture and the homey feeling of my room :) all honesty I didn't want to leave it just felt too nice and relaxed Thanks guys. Stay golden xx

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Thank Rose W
settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review and we are so pleased to hear you felt 'at home' in room 4! we look forward to welcoming you back some time! More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you so much Settlers Team for a Wonderful stay. We had a family unit with 2 rooms and it was perfect for our 2 kids. Our 3 year old loved the swing set and the unit was spacious and well appointed. There was plenty of space for our 6 month old to roll around on the floor and the... More 

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Thank Melanie T
settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of our motel and your family's experience. We are pleased to hear you had a good time and appreciated our Settlers' hospitality. We look forward to welcoming you back! More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful room with all the little extras such as chocolates on bed much appreciated. It was the extras that made the stay memorable. The young staff were very friendly and helpful. Will be staying here again.

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Thank jeanfahey
settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of our motel and we are pleased to hear your stay was memorable. We hope to welcome you back one day! More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a larger suite that was comfortable for the 4 of us. Nicely situated for town and it had all the amenities we needed. Couldn't fault it - best place I have stayed in for a while! Lovely hosts too.

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Thank Sdrtalk
settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review of our motel and we are pleased to hear you enjoyed our Settlers' hospitality! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just a beautiful place the rooms are amazing the staff are lovely. The 2 bedroom apartment has a beautiful court yard with table and swing set kids loved it. Really close to everything. Beds are so comfy and warm and clean!

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Thank themacers
settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review of one of our family units and your experience at Settlers. Our team works very hard to ensure our guests have all they need! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place to stay with very welcoming hosts. We stayed in a one bedroom apartment style room, which looked out over the town and church next door. It had a small kitchenette and was well equipped, though there was very little bench space. The room was clean and well maintained, it looked freshly painted and was already nice and... More 

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Thank Jim H
settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of our motel and your upstairs unit. We really appreciate your feedback! More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival we were shown to our room, heat pump was on so was snugly and warm. Lovely place, friendly, quiet location. Very clean and tidy. No complaints from us. Added bonus of waking up to snow which added to the romance of our get away

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settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our Motel and we are pleased we were able to provide a sprinkling of Spring snow to add to your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 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
settlershanmer, Owner at Settlers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our Motel and we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. Our Team at Settlers tries really hard to ensure our guests are happy! We look forward to seeing you again some time! More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

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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Thank Mapua
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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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: $107 - $149 (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 Best Value Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#2 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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