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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We stayed for two nights in a two bedroom unit. Everything was great. Rooms were large and well set out. All was very clean. It was very quiet with minimal noise at all. Staff were all very friendly and helpful. An easy walk everywhere. Would highly recommend.

Thank Reynard1
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night in December. Clean and tidy rooms. They were able to accommodate 2 adults and 4 children in one unit. Short walk to Hanmer Pools. There was a slight muck up with the online booking which was resolved quickly without any issues. Would recommend to others.

Thank Davina S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed with my girlfriend for just one night while on our way to Golden Bay. The motel was clean and comfortable, only a short easy walk to the hot pools and shops/restaurants . The only downside was there was no sink or cooktop if needed (not that we did). Overall it was a nice stay and would stay again...

Thank Sharpy1212
, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

A fantastic unit with great proportions, warm and spacious with a fantastic spa bath. A lovely greeting on arrival and so close to town and the pools. Highly recommend. The cheeseboard option is fantastic. Our room was nice and quiet despite being on the road end double glazing keeps the noise out and kept the room lovely and warm.

Thank thewind82
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2015

A welcome 'reminiscent of what NZ was once known for, keep it up, the room very nice, and immaculate, and as a past owner of a five star motel I am very particular. Decor lovely, the management both professional and pleasant. As a local new zealander traveling I like to think that they want me to return, and I shall....

Thank margaretinnz
Kaikoura, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

arrived and checked in fine. room was dirty, hair in the spa bath, lolly papers behind both side tables and leaves all through the room. we bought the honey moon package and spent the first hour of our holiday cleaning our own room . man at desk was great though.

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TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and sorry to read of your experience here. We are new owners (late 2016) and can promise you a better experience if you ever come our way again.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 July 2015

After a little blip with our reservation (no fault of Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, but the booking website we used) we were looked after so well. Thank you so much. It made my trip with my mother and sister who were visiting from the UK perfect! Thanks again, Ill definitely be back!

Thank Dunners37
Tussock, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are very glad we could help. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Many thanks!!!

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Have stayed before, & right from booking through to leaving was a great experience. Freezing cold weather & the heating in our room had been turned on. Helpful at reception, dvds to watch. Really cosy winter stay, super.

Thank C E
Tussock, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Just recently stayed here with my Partner and we loved the place, we wouldn't stay anywhere else. It's the best place we've both stayed in Hanmer. Upon arrival we were greeted by really friendly staff who showed us to our Spa bath unit which was perfect, it was a large sized room compared to other places we have stayed at....

Thank YvonneLeighStaines
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Location- just 2 mins walk away from Hanmers Spring Themal Pools. What can be better? Furnishing- very pleasant, modern and comfortable Beds- perfect Cooking facility - this is the reason why I did not give it an Excellent rating. We were given an old portable hotplate for cooking which is quite slow in heating up. Seems to be at least...

Thank cymk l

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Affordable luxury and style in a prime central location. Stunning mountain views and a stroll away from Hanmer Springs' many attractions. Units range from spacious spa studios through to 2 bedroom family suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

Address: 2 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $139 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tussock Peak Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Tussock Peak Motor Hotel Hanmer Springs
Tussock Peak Hotel
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#12 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“Upper floor more privacy”
 of 5 bubbles erikdefotograaf, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“They advertise spa baths, so if you want one, mention it when booking.”
 of 5 bubbles LesleyW814, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Executive spa room with covered balcony, other rooms have balconies but if it rains they become obsolete.”
 of 5 bubbles nicknack29, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were on the ground floor and had a private outdoor area.No traffic noise but we were away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles PatrickH636, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“higher floors have a very nice view”
 of 5 bubbles shadowfax950, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
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