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Christchurch
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Great service, friendly knowledgeable staff. Stayed here overnight. The room was a double & was clean & comfortable for my short stay. Sky tv and free wifi in the rooms was s bonus! Staff made a good suggestion for breakfast (Purple Lizard).

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Thank Woodfour
Dunedin, New Zealand
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17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We needed somewhere in Timaru that was quiet and dog friendly and not too expensive, this place really worked on all accounts. Located on the main road but our room was near the back and no road noise at all, The lawn area was great for the dog. The manager was very friendly.

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Thank SharonDunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 November 2015

On entering our room we were hit with the most unpleasant smell. While told it was air freshener, it was more akin to a McDonalds toilet. We appreciate the staff were accommodating, and could relocate us to a "fresher" room. Unfortunately the cleanliness was not up to standard. Toenails, and lip-balm left were found underneath the master bed, as well... More 

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Thank Elliott_RB
Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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6 reviews
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

We got an excellent off season rate for a winter sporting event. The staff were friendly and obliging. The room was adequate for 6 of us but could do with some modernization. However as price and convenience were what we wanted - great option for us.

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Thank Neilando67
Christchurch, New Zealand
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93 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2015

I have stayed at Cedar Motor Lodge on numerous occasions over the past twenty-five years and have almost always come away totally satisfied with the experience. When I went to check out this morning, the manager asked if everything had been okay. My reply was that when it came to accommodation, I always looked for "the three k's" (poor spelling,... More 

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Thank Murray L
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

Stayed 2 weeks for work and brought my family along. Staff were very friendly and helpful and made the stay for my wife and 2 babies very comfortable while I was working. I don't think you could get better service in timaru, and the rooms are warm, comfortable, clean and equipped with everything you need.

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Thank Neil Z
Waimate, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 February 2014

On booking offered us a room that meet our needs. On arrival very friendly welcome, could have not been more helpfull,No problems taking our small dog, very clean and well appointed, would certainly stay again.One of the best and cleanest motels we have stayed at in the last 25 years.

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1 Thank John S
Dunedin, New Zealand
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37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2013

I have stayed at Cedar Motor Lodge for a very long time since 1986. I have always been really impressed with the friendly service and the units standard over the years. The present owner Lynton has always tried to accommodate my needs. The beds were really comfortable, and most importantly in Timaru, there was no traffic sound. All rooms have... More 

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Thank toddytom
Rotorua
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30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2012

This motel was a port in a storm for us as we had booked somewhere else in Timaru which was highly unsatisfactory. The two bedroom unit we had was well worth the money. Warm & cosy & well organised. The shower was a bit small. You could actually live in the unit as it is big & has lazy boy... More 

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1 Thank motherduckRotorua
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2012

We just called in here as we were passing looking for somewhere to spend the night. And we couldn't have picked better. Nice friendly staff, clean and tidy room, very peaceful - just right!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Cedar Motor Lodge

Address: 36 King Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: RM429 - RM478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cedar Motor Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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