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Panorama Motor Lodge

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52 The Bay Hill, Timaru 7910 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

I recently stayed at Panorama Motor Lodge while on a training course for work. My room was clean and tidy. Management had made arrangements for my late arrival in the evening with no hassles after contacting them beforehand. This was most appreciated. The view from...More

Thank RH3p
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth staying here and make sure you ask for a unit overlooking Caroline Bay. It's within walking distance to restaurants and cafes. It's very clean and comfortable for your stay in friendly Timaru.

Thank Rhonda M
Response from Kerrie L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to hosting you in the future

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I have been staying here for a couple of weeks while acquiring new accommodation for my new role. The stay has been very pleasant, the room comfortable and warm and the staff very helpful when needed. The view, well ocean to alps is all I...More

Thank Andrew B
Management response:Responded 11 June 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate your feedback and hope you enjoy the rest of your stay with us. Thanks Mary Langton

Reviewed 6 June 2017

The Panorama has been in Timaru for years but it has now become tired. It's clean, tidy and comfortable enough but it desperately needs an overhaul.The access to my room was up some creaky stairs, not unsafe, but like everything else, could do with an...More

Thank 2kiwis_11
Management response:Responded 11 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate hearing from our guests. You will be glad to hear we have done some work on the access stairs this weekend and hope that you will notice a difference on your next visit to us.

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Perched on the hill above the bay, our one bedroom unit had a bay view and balcony. Not all rooms have bay views. In addition to the bedroom, there was a single bed in the living room. The kitchenette had everything we needed. There was...More

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Welcome to Panorama Motor Lodge, Timaru Wade and Mary welcome you to Panorama Motor Lodge, situated on The Bay Hill in central Timaru and overlooking beautiful Caroline Bay. A large, modern motel complex with a ...More great choice of accommodation options from studio units to family apartments. Enjoy a superb location close to the beach, with coastal and mountain views, yet next door to all city facilities. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Ask for a room not overlooking the motorway."
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