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    Anchor Motel & Timaru Backpackers

    42 Evans Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
    US$73
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    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (1)
    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good30%
    • Average16%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible13%
    Travellers talk about
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Standard Room, 1 Bedroom (Unit 9) (Free parking)
      US$73US$71
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    • Standard Family Room - Non-refundable
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    • Standard Family Room - Non-refundable
      US$73
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    • Standard Room, 1 Bedroom (Unit 9)
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    • Family Room, 1 Bedroom (Unit 5) (Free parking)
      US$77
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    • Family Room, 1 Bedroom (Unit 8) (Free parking)
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    • Standard Room, 1 Bedroom (Unit 6) (Free parking)
      US$77
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    • Family Room, 1 Bedroom (Unit 5)
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    Reviews (36)
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    1 - 5 of 35 reviews

    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the Anchor motel last week. Some of our group were housed in the 'house' where fuses kept on blowing, electrical sockets fizzed and crackled whenever appliances were plugged in and the number of bathrooms were woefully insufficient. Unfortunately, several of the units...More

    3  Thank Ngaire L
    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    The service was lovely and friendly, the room was nice and clean, and any issue we had was dealt quickly and easily. We had a family unit, with plenty of space for everyone, and the bed was lovely and comfy. The place was a little...More

    1  Thank BerniceBruce
    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    Had a late arivel on a cold night but got a very warm wecome and were informed that the heaters had been put on lovely and warm. They inquired if we had eaten and recomended places walking distance and some we would have to drive...More

    1  Thank Stayalot213
    Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

    Too old and small room for what I payed,a little bit far from the city and no facilities close to the hotel, good thing is that you have car park in there because wherever you go in this city you have to pay for park

    1  Thank Rubén S
    Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

    Spent one night here on a road trip through the South Island. Good location off of main road and easy to find, with off road parking. Close to Caroline Bay (where the penguins return to at dusk) and only 3 mins drive to town centre....More

    1  Thank Fiona S
    Grosvenor Hotel
    255 reviews
    #4 of 18 hotels in Timaru
     
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    60 reviews
    #6 of 18 hotels in Timaru
     
    Tighnafeile House
    1 review
    #10 of 18 hotels in Timaru
     
    12 White Star Motel
    19 reviews
    #12 of 18 hotels in Timaru
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$57 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
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    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Timaru
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    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (4)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Been couple always quiet at night"
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    "room 10 is quiet, ground floor easy access."
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    "Number 3 has a road view and balcony if you like that sort of thing."
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    "Head for room away from the road"
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