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Yandina Queensland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Rae and Paul have built very elegant accommodation with all the comforts needed to guarantee a happy stay. Both of them are friendly and very helpful people and of the many places we have visited during our international and national travels, this is amongst the best.

Thank Brian S
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The rooms were modern, very well equiped, and very convenient to the town center. Towels for everyone visiting the hot pools, and even provided to us after we had checked out, so we could have an early morning swim. Unbelievable service. Will syat there again in a heartbeat.

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic stay. The hotel has top of the range appointments. Comfortable bed and pillows. We had a king size room with garden view of mountains in the rear. It was on the ground floor and was easily accessible from our car to bring our bags into our room. There were plenty of power points scattered around the room for...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is modern and comfortable. We stayed at room 205 , the room with great view.(see picture). The room is super clean and have everything we need. The hotel is 5 minutes walk to hot springs. We are happy to recommend the hotel to others.

Thank Fei L
Taihape, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before and after the St James Walk my husband and I stayed in this excellent accommodation. Spacious, great bed and linen (Loved my pillow!), central and friendly. Will definitely stay again. Thank you.

Thank GsTaihape
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 2 nights and had a great stay. hosts very friendly. Room spacious and very comfy. Great spa bath and anti fogging mirror quite cool. Also had a dvd selection on offer which was an added bonus. Super close to everything and can walk around easy. Only possible groan would be we didn't get another coffee sachets or cookies for...

Thank JohanandSarah
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most beautiful stay we ever had. Everything was spot on. room are clean and well maintained. Really recommend to other travellers. Its close to the town and walkable distance to other places as well.

Thank marthaanderson0907
Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ware in room 104. Everything seemed new. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom and the kitchenette well equiped. We could sit outside for the breakfast. The woman at the desk who replaced the owners was extremely friendly and made a reservation at the 31, a very good restaurant. The motel is near the shops, the restaurants and...

Thank Luc060355
SW England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in Feb 17. Superb location - motel looks new and the room is very well presented. Staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Centrally located - the shops and restaurants are literally right outside the door. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank Paul U
Albury, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Manager of First Impressions - Jan was most welcoming and friendly, got us all organised. Very clean, modern, tidy, great location walk to springs and restaurants, parking near rooms and has air con.

Thank Martin R

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hanmer Springs newest accommodation. 5 Star rating. The perfect place for couples to relax and recharge. Located in the centre of the village - park the car and stroll to the restaurants, cafes, shops and thermal pools. Self-contained studios and suites with panoramic alpine views, sunny patios/balconies, luxury bathrooms and oh, so comfortable beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The St James

Address: 20 Chisholm Crescent, Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $185 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The St James 5*
Number of rooms: 16
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The St James Hotel Hanmer Springs
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ground floor if you have a lot of luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles 414BrianS, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any room but we chose ground floor kingroom”
 of 5 bubbles wouldBtraveller, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a first floor apartment, if you have heavy suitcases you do need to lug them up a flight of stairs”
 of 5 bubbles binkTravel, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“For best access and view ask for room 107”
 of 5 bubbles AnneRB15, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There's a little more privacy on the second floor and you get your own balcony Spa suites have huge bathrooms”
 of 5 bubbles rdgallop, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
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