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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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321 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Stayed one night, Very comfortable, but could do with a re paint as a bit smoky on the walls Kitchen facilities were good. View from lounge a bit of a pinch, very close to Caroline Bay Good towels and face clothes, nice amenities, tea coffee and hot chocolate , Also a decaffination coffee.

Thank Havefun830
Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Stayed one night here in a studio unit with its own little balcony overlooking Caroline Bay. Comfortable unit and enjoyed the spa bath with complimentary toiletries. Pleased to be allowed a late check out at no extra cost. Very handy. would stay here again.

Thank Mike B
Auckland, New Zealand
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19 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

The motel management looked after the place as if it was his own. Beautiful views of the harbour was picturesque and location of motel was close to all the cafe's and restaurants - we especially enjoyed the Indian restaurant If you like roses you will be in for treat. Not just the roses at the motel is amazing, but also... More 

Thank heino02
Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed a night recently and found the place really clean and comfortable. The owners were very friendly and their little doggie is such a smashing little fellow. The place was a little over priced, but then again we were happy to pay the premium for the cleanliness and comfort. Ross & Visa Kumaran. Merivale Christchurch

Thank rosskiwi
Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Called a few weeks before and booked a room for 4 adults, was told that the cost would be $175 for the night. When we arrived to check in, told the person on reception that we were unsure if the fourth person would arrive (as they were unwell) but would confirm that in the morning when checking out. Went to... More 

1 Thank Julie W
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Great location, easy access to beach and city centre by foot. Rooms clean and of good standard. No double glazing though so every noise could be heard so not the best place for a good night's sleep. The upstairs room had 4 single beds in it which was a bit OTT, am pleased there were only 2 of upstairs (2... More 

Thank michellethekiwi
Perth, Australia
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75 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

Our room was ready upon arrival. We were welcomed, given a newspaper and key. The room, although a little dated, was spacious and well equipped with kitchenette including cook top and microwave. We appreciated the little extras like plunger coffee, nice soaps and the teddy bear! The motel entrance is on a busy road which made access somewhat stressful and... More 

Thank King Louis S
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

I have discouraged many from staying in this hotel. I booked a room with a friend while in Timaru for a girls night out with friends here. We had pizza made a punch and headed off to the location of the girls night. I didn't end up staying in the motel as we fell asleep at my friends place. We... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2015

We booked this as the closest place available to Christchurch airport (lack of planning on our part during the Cricket World Cup). It was reasonably priced (cheap) and we weren't expecting much. The hotel owner was helpful and friendly. The room was very good - clean, comfortable, recently decorated, spacious and had all the facilities we could have asked for.... More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

We hadn't booked - a lot of other places were booked out and so we ended up here thinking - it will be ok - it's only for a night! It was a fabulous room! Everything you could want plus sensational views! All at a very reasonable (read that as cheap) rate!

Thank CeeVees

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Baywatch Motor Lodge

Address: 7 Evans Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: RM449 - RM507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baywatch Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“The rooms in back are quiet and have patios overlooking the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles OldPachaMama, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“Such gorgeous views. Just loved watching the sea. The children we had with us loved counting the carriages on the trains a real novelty”
 of 5 bubbles 816charlee, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Dont take the end unit”
 of 5 bubbles honestaaron, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with best view”
 of 5 bubbles Havefun830, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
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