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Blue Dolphin Motel

Overview
40 Evans Street, Timaru 7910 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
3.5 Star accommodation
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23 Dec.24 Dec.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviews caroline bay off street parking a great place to stay motel sporting hosts upstairs kitchen
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, it’s a reasonable rate, but what you get is just ‘reasonable’. Old motel, old units (I wouldn’t be surprised to find the fuses in the fuse box on my bedroom wall were nails), old furniture, old everything. It’s clean, though, so the owners are...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank exile66
Reviewed 1 September 2018

These motels are well maintained, clean tidy and comfortable. Close to the CBD. Reasonably priced. The owners always make you feel welcome. We have stayed in these units several times over the past few years and always find them a great place to stay. Within...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Denis W
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Went to have shower in morning and no hot water. Cold tap in hand basin would not turn off. Went and explained to Managers. They said that our unit has a share cylinder with the unit beside us. Said had no trouble before. When went...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank JaniceS2140
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I would never have thought to stay here usually but was passing through Timaru and had to stay the night. Everywhere else seemed to be booked. I was pleasantly surprised at the cleanliness of my motel room (being somewhat dated). Enjoyed a good night's sleep....More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank M T
Reviewed 16 January 2018

(I was concerned about staying here after reading the reviews. I didn't need to worry as it exceeded expectations.) We stayed in a two bedroom unit with the second bedroom upstairs. The unit was very spacious and the owners were very helpful and friendly throughout...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
USD 89 - USD 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
USD 89 - USD 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
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Room Tips
"We were in a back unit and didn't hear road noises."
Bigeaternz
15 Jan. 2018
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"ask for room away from the main road."
keironr2014
27 Nov. 2017
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"Rooms at the back are quieter"
starlight191282016
8 Aug. 2017
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"I would always ask for a rear unit."
Treeleaper
19 Jun. 2017
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