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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very pleasant stay here. Unit was very clean and spacious. It is an older style, but had been painted and modernised. Friendly and helpful staff. Even though on the main road was very quiet. The only issue for some people could be the steep drive down to the units which also makes parking interesting. We would definitely...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

A motel in a great location, clean and tidy. Outstanding was the service received, requested and was provided extra chairs & cultery for visiting family meal. Best of all was the surprise chives & garlic with a note left thoughtfully on the kitchen bench when we went to the local supermarket! A rather nice touch which was greatly appreciated. Would...

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Thank Colin N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome. We were picked up from the bus stop and because our room was not quite ready (we arrived before lunch time) we were provided with refreshments while we waited. The room was nicely furnished and as we required assistance with some things we just asked and they provided. Nothing...

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We arrived a bit early but had no problem in getting settled in our lovely accommodation.The staff really helpful and friendly indeed,The unit was very large with a bedroom separate from the lounge,We were near the busy road but did not hear much noise from the traffic,The lady let my wife do a load of washing just cost $2 with...

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Thank 11Bear
Rutherglen, Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Room was clean & tidy with basic kitchen facilities. The drive down into the motel was a bit steep but once parked outside room access was ok. Staff were very helpful with all relevant knowledge about the area. Had all the requirements of 3 star motel.

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Fairlie, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We spent a night here.The staff were friendly and the room was clean and functional.Decor was pretty rough but the spa bath was lovely also a huge double bed.We had a room furtherest from the road but still could hear road noise so choose your room carefully

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Whitianga, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We received a very friendly welcome at this motel located right near the heart of Timaru. Our room was clean and had all the facilities we required for our 3 day stay. With the rate we paid for 3 of us, we could not and do not complain. We would stay here should we require accommodation in Timaru

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1Thank Gordon3638
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely friendly staff, great service, great pricing for what you got. Rooms, bathrooms etc all were bright and clean. Could do with a bit of paint here and there though. Great place to stay I recommend to anyone staying in timaru.

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Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Travelling through South Island at peak tourist season and World Cup Cricket time without booking accommodations more than 24 hours ahead was almost like playing Russian Roulette. The Townhouse at Timaru was the first place we and i-Site could find between Queenstown and the east coast. Everything around Tekapo, Twizel, and places west of Christchurch was fully booked, were we...

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1Thank amigadelmondo
Canberra
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed one night in the King Room with spa on our first night on the South Island. The room was comfortable and spacious with a well equipped kitchen. Nice and quiet too. The place is a little dated. The spa worked well and all was lovely and clean. Good value for the price.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Townhouse Motel

Address: 29 - 31 Evans Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: ₹ 5,236 - ₹ 7,047 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Townhouse Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms at the lower levels are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles ColinN763, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great but there is a steep hill if you had a unit further down,”
 of 5 bubbles 11Bear, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles almo334, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“look at the website but I am sure they are all of a good standard”
 of 5 bubbles 83margp, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Try for a room near the top of the drive. Easier access.”
 of 5 bubbles teds300, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
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