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Drifters Inn Hanmer Springs

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time staying one night, and finally found a place to return! So much to choose from but with great hosts Adele and Alan's welcome and personal touch, this is a real comfortable home away from home! As only one night, booked a standard double room with ensuite, but perfect. Lovely shared modern kitchen and lounge area with warm fire.... More 

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Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for one night en route from Granity to Christchurch. We had not booked anywhere so this was 'pot luck'! We were greeted by the host Andy who happily showed me a couple of rooms (we are travelling with adult son). We chose interconnecting rooms - both with views of the snow capped mountains. The price, location & welcome... More 

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Thank Andree G
Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed in this lovely Inn several times and each time it's better than the last. The service is friendly and extremely helpful on the phone when making the reservation and in person when you arrive. The decor is clean, classy and well designed. In the winter the rooms are wonderful and warm. I have stayed in some pretty... More 

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Thank armageddonpaintball
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent rooms which had very comfortable beds, airconditioning in each room, new carpet through out. Staff wonderful, friendly and catered to our needs. Location to the pools is just across the road. The dinning area has a open fire that creates a relaxing romantic atmosphere. A nomust stay!

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Thank Andrea W
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Drifters inn was a pleasant stay, the price of the motel was also reasonable and the staff were lovely. The location is ideal also as it is a short walk from restaurants and directly across the road from the thermal pools. Would recommend this place to travelers on a low budget but still want a nice stay

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Across the road from the springs. We had adjoinng rooms: decent sized, well proportioned. Lovely views and the communal room with log fire looked the part. Staff friendly and helpful. Would stay again.

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Thank Will E
Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Only stayed one night. Wasn't anything fancy but did offer a good shared living space with open fire and big shared kitchen. Room wasn't bad, had good heating. The bathroom sink had a big crack A little more like a lodge to me and would be great if staying with a group of people . Friendly owners

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Thank bhrjnq
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

We were very surprised at our room it was smallish but very nice z super king bed and everything in the room u needed very warm and ultra clean with a open fire to enjoy and a huge kitchen for all to use the place was very relaxing and a joy to stay the people very nice and friendly and... More 

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Thank Sandra H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

We were pleasantly surprised to find a relatively modern facility with lovely communal kitchen and lounge, clean hotel grade rooms, at such a modest rate, in the heart of Hanmer Springs. Would definitely recommend Drifter's Inn to travellers with a limited budget, who don't mind a bit of DIY cooking.

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Thank StephenClark
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

They have some fantastic deals on a Sunday night, they are right across the road from the hot pools and a very short stroll to some great restaurants. The room was immaculate and appointed to a high standard. Great place to stay and very friendly and helpful staff! The best thing is the large shared lounge and awesome shared kitchen... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Drifters Inn Hanmer Springs

Address: 2 Harrogate Street | North Canterbury, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $82 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Drifters Inn Hanmer Springs 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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