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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 19 August 2014

After booking here for a stopover on our way to Queenstown, I read a few reviews (did things the wrong way round!!) and got a little nervous. But then we thought its only 1 night, and its only cheap. The day we were due to arrive in Twizel, our trepidation grew, particularly after we had spent a night at an...

Thank Hope454
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Stayed for a couple of nights in August, wasn't expecting anything too fantastic from our research on Twizel but it wasn't too bad. The buildings themselves were better than expected, newer than they look in photos and clean and tidy, plenty of room inside. Wi Fi was ok as well. Being in such a cold area it would have been...

1Thank barossabazz
Kincumber, Australia
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We booked this place just based on photos and were not disappointed. It was lovely and warm when we arrived, we enjoyed our room so much we ended up going to the shops for supplies and staying in for the night. Chalet room was excellent with a comfy bed and more room than we expected. The snow was a bonus.

Thank dyannegreg
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Having started the driving journey from Christchurch in the beginning of winter, Twizel is a quaint place to stop over for a break. We arrived Twizel with no expectations and to be greeted by a cottage to each family is a treat. Check in was swift in the office at the front, keys to the cottage was handed over and...

Thank Tangerine W
Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

Nice and clean, very pleasently surprised as it was the cheapest option we could find for our family of 5. Our kids loved the adventure of the mezzanine bedroom. One small point; we did find it quite chilly especially the bathroom which was tiled but had no underfloor heating. It wouldn't stop us coming back tho.

Thank 831rachelp
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 May 2014

We were not expecting much before we arrived, and were pleasantly surprised by our room. It was spacious and cosy with a separate kitchen. Facilities were clean and the host was helpful. We really liked it and would stay there again.

Thank MrsFeeler
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 May 2014 via mobile

We stayed a night while driving back to Christchurch from Queenstown and we decided to stop in Twizel for a break because it was getting dark , so we stopped for a night. The staff at the office were very friendly , the cabin was cosy and clean. We enjoyed our night stay. Thank you

Thank Luluxo
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 April 2014

A group of 7 stayed here while completing the Alps to Ocean cycle trail. We had the larger Lodge unit which was ideal for the group having dual toilet and shower facilities. The accommodation was adequate however the furnishings were worn and needed replacement. In the two lower rooms the bunk beds were metal kitset framed and the steps up...

Thank Shazza733
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Stayed there one night, handy to restaurant for meal, warm on a cold night, clean and tidy, would stay there again any time. Chalet slept 5, one double separate room and 3 singles in loft, great for a family, or 4 fishermen after salmon in the canals.

Thank Mark N
Algoma, Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 April 2014

We enjoyed our stay in this A frame chalet. Everything we needed in the kitchen and a comfy bed. It is close to Mount Cook which is such a gorgeous area. Twizel is small but location is everything. Friendly staff when we checked in.

1Thank wisconsinron

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: RM308 - RM536 (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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