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The St James

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Melbourne
Reviewed 23 September 2015

My wife and I enjoyed our night at St James immensely. The overall standard of the motel is excellent. Jan, the manageress is worth her weight in gold. She was warm and welcoming and took the time to come to our room and explain where everything was. And when I left my mobile phone in a restaurant in town Jan...

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Thank Shanker99
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Great set of apartments! Brand new looking, very well kept & walking distance to basically everything in Hanmer! Great views on a frosty morning too! Lovely lake across the road with plenty of ducks!!! Very Relaxing!!

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Thank Fraser B
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Stayed here for my husband's work, had our two children with us. Very pleased with the room setup - we had a 1 bedroom apartment (with spa bath, lounge seating, dining table and views of the hills), while the children had the adjoining studio. We had a shared external door, but also two separate doors for the individual units if...

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Thank rem868
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 September 2015

What a beautiful location for a relaxing weekend away! Only stated one night but didn't want to leave. Nice and close to everything you want! The rooms have an awesome view and are very private, nice and modern clean and warm. Would definitely recommend anyone wanting accomodation in hammer to absolutely stay here!!

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Thank Sezzza25
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 September 2015

My husband & I decided to stop in to Hanmer on our way home from Nelson for one night. We chose The St James based on ratings on TripAdvisor. Immaculate & gorgeous is all I can say. The staff were extremely friendly & helpful. We were also advised of some great restaurants near by to try. This facility also offered...

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Thank Natarsha S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Visiting family in Christchurch we took a mini break to Hanmer and treated ourselves (and our 3 yearold) to some luxury. Location was the main selling point to this very centrally located motel. The lovely welcome we received from Rae and walking us to our unit really made us feel welcome, My son loved the fact he got his own...

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Thank Kiwifire66
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Stayed here for one night only to go to a wedding. The room was immaculate, new, fresh, modern with an excellent view. We were on the ground floor that had a superb outdoor area as well. I would not hesitate to stay here again, in fact, I will stay here again on the next trip.

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Thank ShaneEriwata
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Took my wife to Hanmer Springs as a surprise for her 50th birthday and booked the St James for 2 nights. The location is perfect, easy walking to all the restaurants, shops and the hot pools. The St James is one of the best places we have stayed at. Our room was a luxury spa unit up stairs with a...

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Thank mike_113
Auckland
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

What a fabulous location for a 3 night romantic getaway. We were absolutely delighted with our accomodation, room was toasty warm, immaculate & modern with all the comforts & top notch facilities. The hosts made us feel hugely welcome and gave us lots of info on what we could get up to - this really made the trip, that and...

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Thank Lyndamacnz
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Luxurious and comfortable. Very warm with a great view. We have stayed here before by ourselves and this time with friends. Complimentary press in the morning. Parked up the car and walked everywhere. Stayed mid week, very quiet, compared to the weekends.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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: $179 - $292 (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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