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    Avenue Motor Lodge

    31 Craigie Avenue, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
    011 64 3-667 1573
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good32%
    • Average4%
    • Poor0%
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    “motor lodge” (12 reviews)
    “spa bath” (9 reviews)
    “large rooms” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    11 - 15 of 97 reviews

    Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for one night while working in Timaru. Awesome staff, they were polite when checking in and nothing was a problem. The room was clean and spacious, all amenities available. Would definitely recommend staying here!

    Thank Awiggy
    Response from offie64, Owner at Avenue Motor LodgeResponded 13 February 2017

    I appreciate that you have taken the time to review my business. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Kind regards Mark

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    Stayed one night in unit 1, If you want a spacious unit this is perfect, very friendly staff on check in, they recommend a restaurant and phoned to book us in for dinner. Clean & comfortable and quiet, would certainly stay again

    Thank Suziqs
    Response from offie64, Owner at Avenue Motor LodgeResponded 7 February 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review my business. I appreciate your comments and look forward to hosting you again soon. Kind regards Mark

    Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

    On my return visit to this very clean and modern motel I was warmly greeted and upgraded to their best suite. Huge king size bed with an extra two singles in the lounge. Spacious unit with spa bath is a welcome relief to the weary...More

    Thank Rebecca S
    Response from offie64, Owner at Avenue Motor LodgeResponded 25 January 2017

    Thank you Rebecca for taking the time to review my business. I am aware that you are a very busy person. Your supportive comments are appreciated and I look forward to hosting you again soon. Thank you for choosing to stay at Avenue Motor Lodge.

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    if you need a place on the coast but close to mount Cook , Timaru is a nice spot. This hotel was clean, with large very large rooms with separate bedrooms. The owner was nice the place is safe and quiet

    Thank scott a
    Response from offie64, Owner at Avenue Motor LodgeResponded 15 January 2017

    Thank you for your positive feedback. I hope you enjoyed your stay in South Canterbury and look forward to hosting you again soon. Safe travels, Mark

    Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

    Booked the Avenue Motor lodge very much on 'spec', it was fantastic. I had to contact Mark prior to arrival due to a delayed flight and he was most accommodating. On arrival we were greeted warmly and directed to our room, the Executive Apartment (Room...More

    Thank Craig P
    Response from offie64, Owner at Avenue Motor LodgeResponded 5 January 2017

    Thanks for the fantastic review Craig. It was a true pleasure hosting you and I appreciate the time you have taken in writing this review. I hope the rest of your trip went well. Look forward to seeing in the future. Kind regards Mark and...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 99 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Timaru
    • Also Known As
    • Avenue Hotel Timaru
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    "Just tell them what you need they will have a perfect room for you."
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    "All seemed pretty good"
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    "Rooms further from the main road may be quieter but we werent too affected in the mid area.."
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    "Unit 1 is large if you require space"
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