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Rutherglen, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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.

Thank peter w
Fairlie, New Zealand
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28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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

Thank almo334
Whitianga, New Zealand
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73 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
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

1 Thank Gordon3638
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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.

1 Thank Tiffany S
Alberta, Canada
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192 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
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... More 

1 Thank amigadelmondo
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157 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
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.

Thank KittyKatch
Townsville, Australia
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely little motel with on site parking. Staff very friendly and helpful. No complaints at all about the room or facilities. Heater was amazing. Didn't use the kitchen as we were only there one night but would definitely stay again if staying longer. Hot breakfast was delicious and a good, large portion for only $15. Plenty of towels and pillows

1 Thank Narditi M
Johnstown, Colorado
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83 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Since we discovered that warm rooms can be hard to come by in certain areas of New Zealand in the winter time, it was so exciting to have a warm room in which we didn't have to wear just as many layers of clothes inside as we wore outside. The location is so perfect if you enjoy walking around. The... More 

1 Thank Paul_and_Deb_M
Nelson, New Zealand
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015

A need to visit Timaru to visit ailing family. This motel is very convenient to all amenities, comfortable, quiet despite being on the main thoroughfare and totally affordable. My studio had been refurbished with a very very comfortable bed. I arrived on a cold frosty night and the hosts had the heater cranked up so I walked in to a... More 

1 Thank Marg P
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16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed in a studio unit. The room was very spacious with a nice bathroom and kitchenette. The bed was very comfortable and the room was warm and cosy. The fridge and microwave were very adequate, in fact everything was of a high order. The host was extremely friendly, a real touch of southern hospitality. The host even helped me... More 

1 Thank Graham M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • 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: RM357 - RM452 (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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“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
“This property is at right angles to main road so further away from road the better”
 of 5 bubbles EalingGal, 9 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Room nine has a king bed!!HUGE!!.”
 of 5 bubbles glennc111, 25 Sep 2013 | Read review
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