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Panorama Motor Lodge

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52 The Bay Hill, Timaru 7910 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed yesterday

Elevated next to the Park with views out to the beach at Caroline Bay with a range of restaurants next door. I'd say this property hasn't changed much since the 80s, as the furnishings and fixtures are all original I'd say but, it was roomy...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank taniamr2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a few days, the rooms were comfortable and clean, all amenities worked and the location was second to none. Great bar/ restaurant out the front and a hop to Caroline Bay (the carnival was on) and straight to Stafford St. The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Shaun H
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The motel is good and clean. However it’s right next to the state highway so sleep wasn’t great due to truck noise. However, location can’t be changed. The bathroom seemed newly renovated but the shower pressure was as poor. I wondered how long it would...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank dedge69
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We hadn’t booked anything and we turned up and got in. An upstairs room probably wasn’t ideal (2 ladies with heavy bags) but all they had left. Room was spacious, clean and tidy and once closed up and heating turned on full we were comfortable....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Jacqui T
Reviewed 26 April 2018

I chose the Panorama Motel because it was close to where I was working and also close to some restaurants that I like. The room was clean and tidy although I did find it a bit cold. The carpet is quite thin and so the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank rosswilson2015
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Welcome to Panorama Motor Lodge, Timaru Wade and Mary welcome you to Panorama Motor Lodge, situated on The Bay Hill in central Timaru and overlooking beautiful Caroline Bay. A large, modern motel complex with a More great choice of accommodation options from studio units to family apartments. Enjoy a superb location close to the beach, with coastal and mountain views, yet next door to all city facilities. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Front rooms have the views"
2 days ago
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"Ask for a room not overlooking the motorway."
25 May 2018
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"My room was upstairs with a staircase being the method of getting to that level."
23 Aug. 2017
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"might have to go up a floor to get the views"
18 May 2017
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