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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the staff and accommodation here. Really clean, roomy and comfortable. had a great spa bath in a very clean bathroom. very relaxing. kitchen is roomy and great. Double glazed, each room has a small balcony.

Thank Cara W
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A group of us stayed at the Panorama Motor Lodge recently and found the complex very close to restaurants and bars, I stayed in there appartments in Sarah St which was a 3 minute walk from the main complex, the appartment was very clean and tidy, beds comfortable and had everything i needed, large space to relax in

Thank keithrobbie
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The weather was a little cool however our accomodation was great, clean and with nice decor. Very handy to restaurants, shopping and service station. We would stay here again, thank you to the staff and proprietors. Cheers P Spencer

Thank peteandvalza
Ashburton, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Stayed overnight after our boys attended a birthday party in town. We stayed in one of the units on a different site to the main reception office and really loved how the unit was laid out. It had everything we needed for an over night stay and looked recently refurbished. We would stay with them again in the future if...

Thank Catherine K
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Very efficient friendly staff, great location , well presented rooms everything very clean and tidy. Road noise quite prevalent in the rooms adjacent to the highway. Certainly no reason why you wouldn't stay here , walk to pretty much everything. Right above Caroline Bay.

Thank OliverWellington
Heathcote Valley, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for work and was so comfortable! VERY clean and tidy and everything I needed for make my stay more pleasant. The owners were so good to deal with and would happily stay again. Close to a lot of restaurants and shops as well. Thank you so much for an awesome nights sleep!

Thank Kelly Y
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is an average motel but it did the job. The internet was hardly working at all so just got gave up in the end. It is very close to several restaurants and also a short walk to the city. Timaru is a nice city with beatiful old buildings (albeit a bit neglected). I would like to come again but...

Thank Lusen
Canterbury Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We always stay here when in Timaru. We love the fact it is so central. The rooms are always tidy and the management go out of their way to help. Reasonable rates. Walking distance to the beach and the attractions in the bay. Great for the kids. Highly recommended.

1Thank Tony M
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

I'm going here regularly and always great place to be. Compared to the comments below I think it's a nice and clean friendly place. But it is a motel not a 5 star hotel! From some rooms the views are stunning. Will be back.

1Thank KiwiOL
New Zealand
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Please take the time to look at the accompanying photographs as every picture tells a story!!! Not as advertised. Feel totally ripped off! I rung the Panorama after looking online for suitable accommodation for myself, my elderly mother and aunt while we were attending my uncles funeral in Timaru. I decided on the Panorama as we needed 2 bedrooms and...

4Thank donandkaren
Kerrie L, Owner at Panorama Motor Lodge, responded to this review

As the concerned operator of Panorama Motor Lodge I feel a reply to this review is required. I'll reply to each point the sender has raised. " Not as advertised" - I assume she is referring to our advertisements re the Motel. They were informed at the time of their enquiry that the motel complex was full and were offered...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Panorama Motor Lodge

Address: 52 The Bay Hill, Timaru, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: ₹ 5,863 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“no tips. just choose a room and enjoy...”
 of 5 bubbles , 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the south and east best veiws”
 of 5 bubbles keithrobbie, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the left of reception probably quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles OliverWellington, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“inspect befor you pay”
 of 5 bubbles BrennanBDunedin, 31 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms have much better view than others.”
 of 5 bubbles Whitebait2NZ, 3 Jan 2015 | Read review
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