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Reviewed 8 February 2013

Stayed here in January 2013 with a girlfriend. We decided we wanted to stay somewhere that was nicer than our own home. Well we certainly got that. This motel is lovely, it was spacious, clean, beds were very comfortable, and the kitchen well-equipped. In fact we decided to eat in both nights, as we enjoyed the feeling of the motel,...

Thank ptbabe
Kent, UK
Reviewed 24 January 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for one night during a road trip of the South Island. Four of us stayed in a 2 bed unit which was very clean and comfortable. The property is right in the centre of the town. We did use the washing machine etc which was very good but we ate out. The beds were comfortable and toiletries...

Thank Jeansandco
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We only had one night in Hanmer Springs, but would love to have had more. We found the accommodation and service at Village Lake Apartments outstanding. The location is perfect. Rooms well appointed and beautifully finished. Would highly recommend.

Thank RMW105
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Wow, this is my new favourite place to stay in Hanmer Springs! We had a two bedroom apartment, and were sorry to only have booked for one night. The room was very spacious, and fully equipped with everything a family needs for a great holiday. Comfy beds and top line furnishings and fittings make this a luxurious family accommodation. The...

Thank Kiwiana13
Brighton, UK
Reviewed 19 January 2013

Had one night here in early December. Was really impressed by the standard of the accommodation, kitchen had great facilities, lovely decor throughout, service was great - some of the best accommodation i've stayed in in New Zealand - highly recommend.

Thank Bikinbingo
Reviewed 11 January 2013

We feel compelled to share our experiences at the Village Lake apartments. We have stayed there several times now, and enjoy each stay better than the last. The apartments are very spacious, the kitchen is totally equiped with everything you would need. The beds are the most comfortable beds we have ever slept in. Brian and Kathy are the perfect...

Thank aliandnoel
Reviewed 10 January 2013

As the title suggests its just like the brochure and more . Check in was fast all mod cons fantastic space we had a two bedroom unit mod kitchen LCD tv's etc spa bath. The only thing missing was air con as it was a stinking hot day when we got there and all you could do was open the...

Thank Nighthound1
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Spend a weekend before Christmas at Hanmer with Friends The apartment was booked by a friend, on arrival I was so impressed with the Staff, show us the rooms and facilities. The Rooms are amazing spacious and pure bliss...The kitchen is full equipped and lounge has all the comforts of home... The Apartment is a short walk away from the...

Thank Otagopete
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Hanmer springs has been the best place of our honeymoon...this is an amazing apartment with all the facilities and surrounded by the beautiful garden and lake.what makes me write today is the loyalty of the staff.i want to share it with every one .as we stayed there in may 2012 and we forgot our wallet in the locker and we...

Thank Niveditajindal
De Haan, Belgium
Reviewed 28 December 2012

very nice welcome apartments situated just outside town center, 600 m from hot springs; views are not special host told us that they wanted to create a space, where one would feel at home: it is perfectly succeeded with style decorated, spacious, modern apartments with a very warm atmosphere , close to the hot springs, which are better than those...


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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Qualmark 5* Rated! Hanmer Springs Premier luxury 2 and 3 bedroom apartments in a fantastic location, balconies/patios, spa baths, gas fires.Complimentary daily newspapers (except Sundays)Complimentary use of Pool Towels for Thermal Pools Complimentary use of DVD's Complimentary Swap a Book Complimentary 400Mb daily internet use Complimentary booking Service. Rental cars available on site. Ask us about a 'Late checkout when staying mid week!' ... more   less 

Additional Information about Village Lake Apartments

Address: 1 Rutherford Crescent, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: RM781 - RM987 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Village Lake Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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#3 Spa Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#4 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#4 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#6 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“top floor has best views and quieter because there's no one above you, but our bottom floor had a great walk out patio and great view too.”
 of 5 bubbles kristikraus13, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were quiet - however I would choose an upper level apartment just in case of inconsiderate guests.”
 of 5 bubbles phantomhq, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms quiet with excellent insulation and good heating so very warm in winter”
 of 5 bubbles TNT505, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No tips, I imagine that all of the rooms are fantastic, however I am sure that the ones closer to the lake have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles nemo1123, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“In winter maybe better to have room on the bottom due to ice on the steps. All rooms are large and warm.”
 of 5 bubbles Vianzy, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
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