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Turlock, California
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I went onto a vacation to New Zealand with my son, and we chose to stay in Larchwood Motel for a couple of days in Hanmer Springs. We stayed in room # 5, and it was very pleasant. The room had two floors. I slept on the top while my son stayed at bottom. We were so happy that it...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Our group of 4 booked 2 rooms at Larchwood Motel for 2 nights. We got Room 18, a "Standard Studio" for $115.00 / night. Our friends got Room 6, a "1 Bedroom Unit" for $135.00 / night. We now wish we paid the extra $20.00 too. First, the location is good, close to Dog Stream Walk and 5 - 10...

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1Thank Mike M
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Located at very quiet corner, just steps away from the Dog stream park. Had a very relaxing walk there with the kids. One minute drive to town center and the thermal pool. The staffs were friendly and helpful.The room we stayed in were clean and tidy with a bit of character. Had a very pleasant stay. It's totally worth it....

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

Save your money and stay somewhere else. Dirty and run down. The owner old asian man creeped onto my friend just yuck. Did not feel safe having kids around him. Place needs a serious makeover as could be a good 3 star

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Waikouaiti, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We have recently stayed here and on first impressions it looked pretty good, how ever once we had settled in we became because disappointed, unluckily for us we had got there just on dark and there were no available rooms left in Hanmer otherwise we would of stayed elsewhere. The oven had burnt and dirty element liners, ashtray out side...

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Picton, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Me and the lads went to Hanmer Springs for a bit of a get away. Awesome town with enough to do to keep one entertained for a couple days. We stayed at the Larchwood motel. The place was clean and comfortable. Beds were comfy and clean, enough towels, soaps and shampoo packets for us. We stayed in the family unit...

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2Thank Dean018
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 February 2016

dirty, run down, untidy surroundings outside, cockroach in cupboard with breakfast bowls, will say bed was com fortable but that would be the only positive thing about the place. Do not stay here because it is cheap! Cheap is not always the best or anything accepatable.

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2Thank 97Lesley
Red Deer, Canada
Reviewed 13 February 2016

The Larchwood Motel in Hanmer, NZ is a quiet value-priced motel. Clean and with comfortable beds, the management and staff welcomed us. Units have cooking facilities. Not luxurious, but adequate in z central location to the Hanmer Hot Springs complex.

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1Thank Doug J
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Motel had all the basics required, bed, Sky tv, kitchen unit, close to the town centre and pools......but what was missing was a clean unit, hot water wasn't hot and the worst was old vomit still down the front of toilet. Staff very apologetic.

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Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived and the office was empty and had to call the owner. He arrived smartly and we checked in with no fuss. Room was 2 rooms queen bed I the lounge and 2 singles up stars with an adjoining room with a double bed. All was clean and tidy. The bathroom had a spa bath in it. Again clean...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Larchwood Motel

Address: 18 Bath Street | Hanmer Springs, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $97 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Larchwood Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“A family room has a good budget.”
 of 5 bubbles Teeeea, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The One Bedroom Units are OK, Studio Units are far too small and poorly maintained.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeM241, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Quiet & comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles Canadian_Traveler60, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Several choices of sizes of motel rooms plus economical self-contained studio units.”
 of 5 bubbles Shirleynz1, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay here shop around”
 of 5 bubbles easyastravller11, 4 Dec 2014 | Read review
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