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Ashburton Motor Lodge

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  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Sporting a 4.5 star Qualmark rating that your hosts, Harvey and Sally Rhodes are delighted to share, Ashburton Motor Lodge is one of Ashburton’s newest accommodation providers for your upcoming visit to this diverse region. With luxury accommodation at affordable rates, we offer extensive facilities over the 17 recently re-furbished units. These include studio, one bedroom, two bedroom and three bedroom units, offering open plan living, fully equipped kitchen facilities, off street parking and over fifty Sky TV channels. Most have spa baths. A range of toiletries, plunger, decaf and standard coffee, along with tea and hot chocolate can be found in each unit. Free Wifi, free daily newspaper, free use of their bicycles, free laundry facilities – all this is part of this exceptional properties day to day service. Harvey and Sally are past winners of an Air New Zealand Customer Service Award, so guests can be assured of being well looked after.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
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Room features
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
Suites
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Microwave
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Business
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Timaru Airport63 km
Christchurch Intl Airport76 km
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been travelling throughout New Zealand on business and on holiday for more than 30 years. The Ashburton Motor Lodge was one of the best if not the best motel I have stayed at. From the lady in reception who upgraded us at no...More

Thank ianshawnz
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We were driving from Christchurch to Oamaru, but decided, as it was late to stop and spend the night in Ashburton. The Ashburton Motor Lodge was the first vacancy sign we saw. Imagine how grateful we were when we discovered what a fabulous place this...More

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

This is an extremely comfortable place to stop if you’re travelling from Christchurch down to Te Anau or Milford Sound. The beds were very comfortable for a motel and the room was fit with kitchenette, lounge and spa bath. We stayed in a 2 bedroom....More

Thank theholistictraveller
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Would have to be without a doubt one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in. The owners were so lovely and welcoming couldn’t have done anything more for us. The 2 bedroom unit we had was facing the main traffic street but they...More

Thank kaydeea2014
Response from Sally R, Owner at Ashburton Motor LodgeResponded 25 September 2018

Good morning Kaydee and many thanks for taking the time to review. It really helps us benchmark our facility but most of all it pushes us to strive for an even better product. We love what we do and enjoy meeting new people every single...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay with this motel! Very friendly owner and very comfortable rooms. A big spa bath tub in the room. Slept really well with the comfy bed and pillows! Have everything I needed. Room looks modern and newly furnished. Only downside is a...More

Thank Esther L
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Room Tips
"Rooms and south side would be quieter."
ianshawnz
3 weeks ago
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"Great place - don't hesitate."
MargaretO492
11 Oct 2018
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"Stipulate a Non smoking room and don't get caught like we did."
nzflyok
20 Aug 2018
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"Downstairs rooms would be easier if you can't manage stairs, however all under verandahs and downstairs..."
groomyPorirua
19 Jul 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 89 - US$ 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionAshburton
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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