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Avenue Motor Lodge

1.1 km from Timaru centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
Apr 2 Apr 3
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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31 Craigie Avenue, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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    All reviews motor lodge spa bath lovely large room excellent stay modern rooms lcd tv easy parking stayed for one night business trip overnight stop excellent value for money would stay here again botanical gardens plunger coffee cooking facilities table and chairs minute walk plenty of parking friendly hosts beds
    Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for 1 night . Room was very spacious with a full size cooker and dishwasher. T.V in all rooms. Spa bath and shower. Rooms very clean. Nice friendly staff. Not much to do beach windy and cold . Overall a pleasant stay.More

    Response from vivcour, Owner at Avenue Motor Lodge

    We appreciate you taking time to review our business. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and apologise for the weather you encountered. Caroline Bay is a lovely place to visit but our weather has been unsettled for the past few weeks. I...

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    We got a bright welcome at Reception Had a spacious and clean room with very good facilities, bathroom likewise, balcony with table and chairs - everything was spot-on and I was sorry we could only stay one night.

    Response from vivcour, Owner at Avenue Motor Lodge

    Thank you for reviewing our business. I appreciate that you have taken time to "pen your thoughts" and the kind words you have written. We look forward to hosting you again, should you pass this way. Kind regards Mark

    Reviewed 28 October 2016

    This is our second stay here and the first with the current owners. The bed is very comfortable and the spa pool plenty big enough for two of us. We like to cook a simple breakfast and find this motel offers everything we need to...More

    Response from vivcour, Owner at Avenue Motor Lodge

    Thank you for the review of our business and the kind words you have written. Look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Mark

    Reviewed 25 October 2016

    If you have a reason for stopping in Timaru (my apology to the locals) then Avenue Motor Lodge is the perfect place. We stayed in a two bedroom apartment. It was spacious and very nice, with a large kitchen and common area. Both bedrooms also...More

    Response from vivcour, Owner at Avenue Motor Lodge

    Thank you for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again when you visit Timaru. (No offence taken, I perfectly understand what you mean). Take care Mark

    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    Found this motel by chance and booked one night as a stop on a trip down the east coast. Once we had got settled in (with a very welcome free upgrade) we realised just how comfortable we were and decided to stay another night and...More

    Response from vivcour, Owner at Avenue Motor Lodge

    We really enjoyed your visit as well. If your are ever back in New Zealand again it will be great to see you both. I think boarder security will allow you back in!!! I hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in New Zealand....

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms further from the main road may be quieter but we werent too affected in the mid area.."
    Ian B, 1 month agoRead review
    "Unit 1 is large if you require space"
    Suziqs, 1 month agoRead review
    "Ask for the one bedroom with spa bath and terrace (sorry can't recall the number)"
    MichaelandNorbert, 2 months agoRead review
    "Ask for non-smoking room."
    BiddyNZ, 8 months agoRead review
    "If less than fit or with lots of luggage ask for a lower level room."
    Christine R, over a year agoRead review
    "Very good style, large room, very tidy, good parking, quiet. All the items you may need for you own meals..."
    david_costigan, over a year agoRead review
    "ask for an upstairs room.."
    misfortune2014, over a year agoRead review
    "Your'e straight onto the highway with no fuss despite which direction your going."
    Michael D, over a year agoRead review
    "The best units are the two one bedroom units at the back - 6 and 15."
    Tony C, over a year agoRead review
    "Upstairs rooms are great but there is no lift so you have to carry your bags."
    SCJM, over a year agoRead review
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