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Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
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  • Terrible1%
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“hot pools”(32 reviews)
“spa bath”(16 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
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4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewshot poolshoneymoon packagespa bathoffered complimentaryacross the roadhot springsshort walknice comfy bedtwo bedroom suitesky tvfree wifisliding doorsmall balconyone nightperfect locationgreat place to staywould stay again
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel online. On arrival we were met at reception by receptionist/owner and what a pleasant surprise to start our stay. We had a 2 bedroom apartment on the ground floor (2 I think)the large apartment had 2 very good sized bedrooms a...More

Thank dennisp859
Response from TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind remarks, we do enjoy looking after our guests :-) Thanks also for the good description of our 2-bedroom unit. We're very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are as you say, close to everything in...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

Very basic accommodation with a really terrible bed, weird louvre doors and a plastic curtain for the shower door just does not do it for me. I'd try another motel next time. Nice location with an enjoyable walk up the nearby conical hill.More

Thank Peregrine44
Response from TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

It appears you've written a whole bunch of reviews all on Dec 11, after you returned home to the UK from your 5 week tour of NZ, so perhaps you mixed up which motel you're reviewing? If you are indeed reviewing our motel then we'll...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

My mother and I spent a night in Hanmer Springs on route from Christchurch to Picton via the detour route (Hwy 1 was stilled closed north of Kaikoura due to the earthquake damage). Tussock Peak was a good choice for our stay – clean and...More

Thank HappyBCTravellers
Response from TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of Tussock Peak Motor Lodge. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and it's nice to hear you are planning to return. Happy travels.

Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

My family stayed here whilst in Hanmer Springs. It is tastefully decorated and spotless clean. The staff were wonderful, they answered questions, guided to local sites and told you of great eating . It was a pleasure to stay in such a nice place with...More

Thank Natalie G
Response from TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you Natalie for your lovely review and it was our pleasure having you stay with us. Your recommendation is very much appreciated, we do enjoy it when we can offer some bit of local knowledge that could make our guests stay more enjoyable for...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Tussock Peak Motor Lodge is perfectly located at city entrance with everything within short walking distance. Helpful, knowledgable and extreemly nice staff. Rooms are spaciously, clean, quiet and equiped with everything you need. Will for sure stay there next time as well.

Thank Jan V
Response from TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 21 November 2017

Jan, thanks for your lovely review! I hope the rest of your NZ tour goes well, and we look forward to your return. Rafting on the river next time, and explore some mountain bike tracks perhaps?

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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US$110 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#10 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#10 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Top floor is excellent for views."
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"Room with a view of the mountains and balcony is a must in winter."
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"I would think any room would be good. They offer upstairs as well as ground level"
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"Upper floor more privacy"
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