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Eastleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2014

Found this place on the off chance whilst traveling from Christchurch to Queenstown, I can honestly say it was the best Motel i've ever stayed at. The location in the small town of Twizel is handy for main shops but not to close for noise, the rooms are set in little cabins that are truly wonderful like little log cabins....

Thank Andy L
Liphook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2014

We just happened to drive past the Mountain Chalets as we were looking for somewhere to stay for the night and we were so glad that we did! We were greeted by Kyle, the manager who was really helpful and friendly and even let us choose which chalet we wanted. It was really cute and a typical mountain chalet type...

Thank Weeza S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 January 2014

The accomodation was very refreshing after travelling the south island in peak season and finding accomodation to be difficult to find ad very expensive. Very reasonably priced. Clean with everything you need and I do love the chalet style.... bike hire available and close to everything.

Thank Relaaaxed
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2014

A lovely chalet with a unique look. The rooms were clean and tidy and look well looked after. The staff were extremely friendly and happy to help out in any way. Our kids enjoyed the stay and we would definitely stay again.

1Thank Hollyajd
Reviewed 20 January 2014

I love the fact that they are individual chalets therefore you dont have any neighbour noise! The chalets are well designed and clean. They have a variety of sized chalets - we had a one bedroomed one, and saw our friends two bedroomed, two storied chalet. The beds are comfy and their is a hot water/airing cupboard to dry any...

Thank littlemizfab
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 January 2014

We've stayed here before and just enjoyed two nights here again. We had 4 children with us, aged 12 to 14. We stayed in the A shaped chalets. It easily slept 6 of us in total and the boys love the upstairs area. There is excellent play areas for younger or older children right outside your door. Best part is...

Thank Suevans2014
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2013 via mobile

Spent 2 nights here. Lovely 'alpine lodge' type of chalet, well equipped, clean and comfortable. We were close to town but far enough away to not be disturbed by noise etc. Twizel is an ex industrial town that appears to exist only because of it's proximity to Mount Cook so don't expect too much. This motel is the one to...

Thank Pete1923465
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 December 2013

We stayed 1 night in the smallest A frame 'Doll's House' which was small but clean and comfortable. Friendly hosts, very quiet and a comfy bed. Had delicious hot smoked salmon for dinner from the Lake Pukaki visitors centre. An enjoyable stay in peaceful Twizel.

Thank rebeccadiver
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 5 December 2013

Annie my friend and myself stayed at the A frame chalet for several weeks! We did not plan our trip this way but we felt so much at home, we got the best service and care and had great time so we stayed more! We used the motel as "a home away from home" and from there went on trips...

Thank Galia H
Reviewed 30 November 2013

We were put into a large family chalet when we were only a couple, so we did not use the upstairs area of the chalet, but it would be good accommodation for a family. The downstairs area was large and well equipped. It was good having a full size kitchen. Bed was comfortable however the TV only picked up local...

Thank HardingsBrisbane

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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mountain Chalets is situated in Twizel, 40 minutes’ drive from Mount Cook, on State Highway 8 between Christchurch and Queenstown. This picturesque site is on the doorstep to some of New Zealand’s finest scenery. Located in the Mackenzie Country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mountain Chalet Motels

Address: Wairepo Road | Canterbury, Twizel, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Twizel
Price Range: ₹ 4,479 - ₹ 8,223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mountain Chalet Motels 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Three of us stayed in a chalet with separate double bedroom on the lower level & three single beds upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles sandramL6258DO, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to find one that has a functioning heat pump”
 of 5 bubbles Rakhan, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If they tell you it is small - it is tiny!!”
 of 5 bubbles 899glendai, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“a room with a view of mountains is nice”
 of 5 bubbles LouieRPS, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I've stayed in three rooms, from 2 bedroom chalets to 1 bedroom suites...all are good.”
 of 5 bubbles cullings1, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
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