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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Thank you to all the staff for a thoroughly enjoyable stay - all exemplary, fun, good for a laugh, and very happy to please. The only thing that would have made this stay better would have been to stay longer. We tried the onsite 5 Stags Restaurant this visit and thoroughly enjoyed our meals. You might want to use the...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We stayed for one night in a one bedroom unit, which was really great value for money. It had a kitchenette with microwave and tea/coffee (they put out a plunger coffee too which was very tasty and just what I needed in the morning), two person spa bath, separate shower with fabulous pressure, all very modern. There was plenty of...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Only spent the one night here as a flying visit. The room was spotless, spacious and had everything we needed including a kitchenette. The bed was comfortable and large. The bathroom was also spotless and the only complaint we have there was the extractor was not powerful enough to clear the steam from the shower. The room really steamed up...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Stayed for one night at Hot Springs Lodge - first time there. First impression was cleanliness of room and size of it - king bed plus single. All the normal amenities you would expect. Ten minute walk to the pools / village. Overall a comfy stay is a clean room at a reasonable price.

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Ashburton, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 July 2016

A handy place to stay, in Hamner. Stayed one night here on a visit to Hamner, and was impressed. The rooms are large, and well laid out, with excellent bathroom facilities.I had a King size bed, which was comfortable, with good blankets. Found the room to be above average size for a motel room. Very clean, and quiet. This Motel...

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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Really nice stay, room was big and had a beautiful view of the mountains. Was lovely to get shown to the room on arrival. Would happily recommend it to anyone however the room did say spa bath but only regular bath and next time I visit I may take my own hairdryer as the one provided had little power. Overall...

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Christchurch
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I booked the 'Superior Unit' as named on the website as being a step up from a studio unit. My mistake, I stupidly expected more for paying more. The difference now appears to be in the superior, you get 'two soft chairs and a coffee table'. Coffee table, yes, two soft chairs, no. Instead we got a fold away bed,...

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Cambridge Gardens, Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2016

nice quiet place just on the edge of town. room had been pre warmed for our arrival was toasty when we opened the door. nice and clean great to have restaurant right their food was wonderful.nothing was to much trouble great place to stay.

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights and could not fault it at all. Extremely reasonable price, free wifi, full kitchen and bathroom. Would absolutely stay here again if we return to Hanmer Springs. The people in reception (I assume the owners) were brilliant. Very helpful and down to earth. Comfortable beds with electric blankets, large tv's, spa bath, very spacious. Didn't...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We had a Superior King upstairs studio overlooking the mountains. It was a lovely big room with great view, sunny too with very comfortable facilities including a wide bath. We dined for lunch and dinner at the restaurant on site (Five Stags). The food was very good but the only complaint was the service was slow. We waited 90 minutes...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy Hanmer Springs scenic surroundings while relaxing in one of our modern, clean and comfortable accommodation units. We have 32 modern, spacious units including studios, spa units, and luxury 1 and 2-bedroom spa apartments. Each Motel has either a king-size bed or king and a single, a kitchenette and an ensuite bathroom. No need to leave the complex either as we have a licensed restaurant adjoining the property - offering breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. On offer on Sunday mornings is a cooked / continental breakfast buffet which can be enjoyed at the Hot Springs Hotel from 8.30am, as well. Free guest BBQ also available. Sky TV, Free WiFi, BBQ area, Off-street parking, Mountain Bike storage and Guest Laundry are some of the facilities we offer to ensure your stay is comfortable. A 6-minute walk takes you to the thermal pools and village centre offering beauty treatments, fashion shopping, a variety of cafes, mini putt golf courses and a picturesque 18 hole golf course. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hot Springs Motor Lodge

Address: 35 Hanmer Springs Road | PO Box 115, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $131 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hot Springs Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Hot Springs Motor Hotel Hanmer Springs
Hot Springs Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#4 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#5 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#10 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“Try for the A wing”
 of 5 bubbles jel172, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request a top floor room with a view overlooking the mountains”
  • Great room views!!
 of 5 bubbles Bjpetersen14, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you have time to enjoy the view maybe ask for one facing the mountains.”
  • Upstairs room had shower over bath
  • Kitchenette
  • Balcony to sit and enjoy view
 of 5 bubbles ozdrifter, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great views and sunny.”
 of 5 bubbles 573ngaireg, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Second floor rooms have nice views over the surrounding scenery”
 of 5 bubbles , 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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