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Panorama Motor Lodge

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  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Due to a late arrival the key was left out for us in a secure place. When we first arrived we were slightly disappointed as the room could have done with a bit of modernising. There was some noise from traffic as well. The next...More

Thank Nigel2312
Response from Mary L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Hi Nigel, Thank you for your review. We really appreciate your feedback and will look into your comments. Thanks Mary

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needed a comfy place to stay on Christmas Eve and this was the perfect spot to wake up to on a sleepy Christmas morning. Check-in was simple, and self managed with prior emails due to the holiday season. Our original room was unavailable (the previous...More

Thank GilchristDC
Response from Kerrie L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for your review and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your next visit Thanks Mary Langton

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here one night last year on my way to Dunedin for work. Awesome complex and room. Very competitive pricing and great views of the Southern Alps and Caroline Bay. Probably one of the better motels in Timaru to be honest.

Thank M T
Response from Kerrie L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your fantastic review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you in the future Mary Langton

Reviewed 27 December 2017

Office was closed both days but was easy to book in. Was not able to use the Spa Pool as it was padlocked and no access to the office for the key.. Room was comfortable but the bed was uncomfortable very hard and could feel...More

Thank sueandtrev2016
Response from Kerrie L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Sorry for inconvenience of office being closed, first year to do this to allow some quality time with our young family. Spa pool area is locked for security reasons. Hairdryer was removed from room previous night as damaged and didn't...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I stayed here as part of a business trip, it was lovely and spacious and the staff were friendly. A little noisy from the traffic but I would still recommend it as a place to stay. I had heard some personal bad reviews from colleagues...More

Thank Shannon L
Response from Kerrie L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback and we are very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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"My room was upstairs with a staircase being the method of getting to that level."
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"might have to go up a floor to get the views"
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