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Bargara, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2014

The real reason for visiting Hanmer Springs is the thermal pools but then somewhere comfortable and convenient to stay is also a necessity. Having tried others we found The Chalets 4 years ago and have stayed there each year ever since. This year we were in New Zealand for only 23 days and 10 of them were at The Chalets....

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Thank Jim M
Reviewed 9 March 2014

Stayed overnight in a 2 bedroom chalet. Sensational views and lovely clean, peaceful and private surroundings. Happy to recommend to anyone. Decor a little tired but frankly who cares when you're in such a beautiful place - it's not really about the interior! Lovely helpful proprietors. Only a short walk to the town centre where we ate at Restaurant 31...

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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Only 1 night but a great night. The cabin we were in felt private and had the most amazing view over the area & Mountains. Basic fit out but the price reflects that. Very comfortable and clean and loved the idea of being in our own cabin in the mountains. Quiet, Close to the shops & Restaurants. Would stay here...

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Thank Neish
Brisbane
Reviewed 28 February 2014

Recently had a one night stay in Chalet #7. Chalet was quiet and clean, bed comfortable, linen & utensils good. Owners were welcoming and were obliging in placing our three groups of friends travelling together in adjoining Chalets. Location is lovely with mountain views and just a short walk to shops, restaurants and areas attractions.

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Thank LynLawBrisbane
Canada
Reviewed 24 February 2014

We spent our first two nights here after a long 24 hr journey. It was absolutely wonderful. We stayed in chalet no 10 with the spa tub. The chalet was spacious, comfortable bed and pillows, good linens. I didn't realize there would be shower also, that was great. Good size bedroom with extra pillows and luggage rack (important because not...

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ChaletsMotel, Manager at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for writing such a thorough review on your stay at the Chalets Motel. We appreciate your time and effort! We take the cleanlinesses of our units very seriously and there is no excuse for a dirty or dusty floor in your unit. Thank you for letting us know that the floor wasn't up to standard -...

Reviewed 13 February 2014 via mobile

First night stay in NZ after long flight from UK. What a find! From the little touches (complimentary fresh milk for tea/coffee upon check in) to the gorgeous chalets with wonderful facilities it really was a wonderful, restful first night of our trip. Jock and Pat we both lovely, helpful and attentive hosts. Can't wait to visit again! Alan and...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2014

As soon as we arrived we were made to feel very welcome and were shown where facilities were that we needed. The cabin was well equipped and spotlessly clean with the bonus of great views. Located on the edge of the town close to the golf course, within easy walking distance of bars, restaurants and the hot springs which are...

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Thank belly5uk
Northumbria
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Well equipped and spotless chalet with great view. Located on the edge of the town close to the golf course, within easy walking distance of bars, restaurants and the hot springs which are a must do. Good value for many for two couples in 2 bed roomed chalet.

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ChaletsMotel, Manager at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time to write a review on your recent stay at The Chalets Motel. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and hope we will see you again in the future. Best Regards, Team at The Chalets Motel

Reviewed 8 February 2014

Had a fantastic stay in chalet 8, two couples sharing. Very clean accommodation and friendly host. Short scenic walk to hot springs and very peaceful setting. Sky sports was a bonus! Highly recommended.

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ChaletsMotel, Owner at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

A Great Review! Thanks a lot, we really appreciate you taking the time to do this review for us. We hope you return again.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 February 2014

As soon as we arrived we were made to feel very welcome. Very friendly, cheerful welcome. The cabin was clean and comfortable and had all the facilities we needed, We couldn't ask for more. Look forward to our next visit

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ChaletsMotel, Manager at Chalets Motel, responded to this review

Thank You, Mandy, very much for you wonderful words. We so glad you had a wonderful and relaxing time here in our Chalets Motel. We will continue to do our best to keep it the same way for your next visit. Kind regards Oksana

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • 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
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your hosts, Andrew & Vera, welcome you to The Chalets Motel, a unique alpine retreat situated in the picturesque resort of Hanmer Springs. Famous for its Hot Thermal Pools. We offer 10 totally separate, modern, fully self-contained alpine-style chalets, including Luxury 1-Bedroom SPA chalet and 2-Bedroom Chalet with wheel-chair access. Each chalet has its own carpark with space for mountain bikes. All chalets have stunning views of the hills and surrounding mountains. Sunny & quiet. Spacious grounds ~ children's playarea with trampoline and swing. LCD TVs with 50+ SKY Channels, includes all Sport Channels. Free WiFi and DVDs. Easy 600 m stroll to the Hot Thermal Pools and village centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chalets Motel

Address: 56 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $135 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chalets Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#3 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#6 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“No 10 has a beautiful spa bath, but each of the chalets looked great”
 of 5 bubbles PaulofNottingham, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our unit was on the lower level of the site, making it easy to park.”
 of 5 bubbles 400kimmm, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not necessary, every chalet is very good, on same good quality level with fantastic view (top of the hill)”
 of 5 bubbles martabrash, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All units seemed to be excellent”
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 of 5 bubbles AytonWellington, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“All chalets are well placed and allow privacy and parking.”
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