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Bay City Motor Lodge

Overview
10 -14 Evans Street, Timaru 7910 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews walking distance great location the main road ground floor close to town bed was comfortable balcony reception apartment facilities nz accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked six months in advance and was guaranteed a park for a trailer and car. Arrived to check in was greeted rudely and called derogatory terms when I asked where to park (being a hound female he spoke down on me and didn’t think I’d...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank breehart
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

I’m sure there are better options in Timaru. Good location across the road from Caroline Bay but very noisy on the main road. Bed was comfortable and the apartment was warm. Shower was terrible and it was as though the water pressure had been turned...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank helenwrightson2018
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

I stayed for a single night but room was large and very comfortable, hush glass kept the road noise out completely and reception was warm and welcoming. Location is handy to town for meals and free parking is provided. I’ll be back.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Karen R
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Booked and paid online for a 1 bedroom apartment with a view over Caroline Bay. The welcoming at reception was pretty sterile. Not unfriendly, but still pretty disappointing. My room turned out to be right next to reception, on the ground floor, with a view...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank JustPlaneMad
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Nice and clean has everything you may need but really noisy from street and if you are on bottom floor you can hear everything from the floors above. Close to town and a walk to the bay. Love Timaru such a cool town.

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank pinkilicious2017
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$103 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$103 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
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"Try and get a room on the top view for a better view to the beach,"
AvineshM3
Jan. 28, 2018
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"Our room faced the road but there was little noise in the room"
allanm449
Oct. 30, 2017
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"All rooms face the main road, but noise was no issue. We kept the front windows closed and opened the rear..."
580janc
Jun. 15, 2016
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"You must inspect room before anything."
Kiwis2000
Feb. 16, 2015
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