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Tinwald Motel

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Ohaupo Town District, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

everything clean bit noisy saturday night but that's expected friendly welcome cannot fault this place thanks for a good stay photo places nearby lake hood nice for a meal or coffee country site is very nice ashburton aviation museum is also close by cheers

Thank Frans V
Management response:

Thanks for your feedback. We hope you return soon.

Rangiora, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We thought the Tinwald Motels were excellent, very spacious and quiet and just what we needed with a full kitchen, lovely Lady Janet was on reception and looked after us for three nights, we would highly recommend these motels.

Thank nickyjameswatherston
Management response:

Thank you so much for your review - we are glad that you enjoyed your stay and I will pass on the kind words to Janet. Kind Regards, Nicola General Manager, Tinwald Tavern Complex

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We found the Tinwald Motel very clean, well appointed and comfortable. Our room was large and well priced. This motel is close to resturants and to a pub which offers meals, TAB and a bottle store. We will stay here again. :-)

Thank Sonya W
Management response:

Hi Sonya, Thank you for your kind review - we look forward to seeing you again! Thanks, The Tinwald Motel Team.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

I normally stay elsewhere when visiting Ashburton but found this little gem when passing through previously and thought I would try it out. From the very polite interaction with the owner to the fabulous rooms (very comfortable and roomy), i don't think I will look elsewhere the next time I stay in Ashburton.

Thank gberginnz
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. We are very proud of "this little gem" and glad you enjoyed your stay. We are glad you are planning to return - we look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, The Tinwald Motel Team

Waihi Beach, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This motel was the pick of our trip. The rooms were huge and well appointed, could easily be used as flats, they were so big. All appliances were modern and clean. Central Tinwald Location and proximity to their restaurant was great.

Thank brandy126
Management response:

Hi Brandy Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that our "motel was the pick" of your trip! Next time you are in Ashburton or Mid Canterbury - we look forward to you staying her again. Thanks, The Tinwald Motel Team

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent facilities, clean. Not a luxury place, but certainly very comfortable, quiet and clean for a one-night sleep. I would certainly stay here again. Has all the facilities that we required for one night.

Thank Pieter G
Management response:

Hi Pieter, Thanks for your review - we are glad that you enjoyed our "excellent facilities, clean". Looking forward to your next stay. Thanks, The Tinwald Motel Team

Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 August 2016

this is a very tidy clean and friendly Motel would definitely recommend to others whether passing through or staying the weekend the facilities on sight were great with both the restaurant and bar also very welcoming

Thank tracdaace
Management response:

Thank you for your review and we are glad to hear you enjoyed our "very tidy clean and friendly Motel". Thanks! The Tinwald Motel Team

Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I love this place. The rooms are spacious, clean and has everything you need. Great bathroom, private, large shower, has an iron and hairdryer. Beds are large and comfortable. There is a restaurant handy so no need to go too far to dine. Reception is efficient and friendly

Thank jkempy
Management response:

We are thrilled to know that you love The Tinwald Motel and you enjoy your stays with us. Thanks for the feedback - we will pass on to our staff. Kind Regards, The Tinwald Motel Team

Reviewed 19 March 2016

We booked Tinwald as a one night stop on our way from Nelson Lakes to Mt Cook. It was much better than expected. Rooms are large and modern and the bed was very comfortable. We especially enjoyed the kitchenette which allowed us to prepare our own meals. We found reception to be friendly and helpful. You can't go wrong with...

Thank bgardent
Management response:

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you, The Tinwald Motel Team

Ohaupo Town District, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

we booked this motel on advice from a friend very clean nice its got the whaw factor you will not be disappointed and it's well worth the money and very friendly people thumps up and they want me to say more sometimes trip advisor turn me of don't like long story

Thank Frans V
Management response:

Thanks, Frans V, we are so pleased to hear you are giving us a "thumbs up". Kind Regards, The Tinwald Motel Team

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tinwald Motels is a 12 unit motel complex on the south side of Ashburton and just 3km to the town centre. Our Qualmark 4+ self contained and serviced affordable quality motel accommodation offers luxury units, with high quality beds in every unit with the option of a full kitchen or kitchenette. Tinwald Motel accommodation is perfect for families, couples or those requiring an access unit. We are also ideally suited for corporate business travellers, with business facilities and wireless internet available. Our Ashburton motel is also adjacent to The Stables Family Restaurant and Bar, Tinwald Sports Bar and Tinwald Liquorland. Enjoy a delicious meal and a fine wine, without leaving the motel complex! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tinwald Motel

Address: Main South Road | Tinwald, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Ashburton
Price Range: ₹ 5,606 - ₹ 7,089 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tinwald Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I love the downstairs rooms.”
jkempy, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face in the same direction, and are probably all identical”
ColinBut, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Maybe ask if there is a quiet room...otherwise they are all the same and seem quite nice.”
Splash135, 28 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Avoid Unit 7. As mentioned by others, further back the better.”
forfun1, 12 Dec 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms are huge but there are downstairs and upstairs, if you have a preference let them know.”
fishinfan, 3 Apr 2014 | Read review
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