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Anchor Motel & Timaru Backpackers

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Overview
42 Evans Street, Timaru 7910 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Golf Course
Laundry Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I didnt think I could find worse than Reavers Lodge in Queenstown but that was before I stayed at Anchor Motel in Timaru! This is the worse place I have ever stayed in! I couldnt sleep during my stay. The mattress is too old, you...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Reanalda
Reviewed 21 October 2018

On the main road through town this motel is also a backpackers, so can be a bit noisy, especially our room which was next to the laundry. The interior of the rooms are a bit rough in the way of finishing, but are very clean...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Honestly nothing to complaint about. Great value for money. The staff are an absolute delight and the owner is very keen to help make your stay even better. Rooms are great. Clean and confortable. If the sound of the road (which is minimal) bothers you...More

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank DorianL202
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We were delighted with our rooms, two of us on a business/sightseeing break. I was impressed that there was no traffic noise and I was at the front of the building. Double glazed windows! comfortable, warm bed, heaters in every room, nice kitchen, lovely couch...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Anne A
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This Motel is very conveniently placed, on the main road just outside Timaru and a short walk to the leisure centre and beach. We were upgraded to a very large room with ensuite, huge kitchen with all requirements, sky tv and a very comfortable bed....More

Date of stay: November 2017
1  Thank Janet F
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Description
AFFORDABLE, COMFORTABLE & FRIENDLY. Location: centrally located, 500m from Caroline Bay, beach, new Aquatic center, tennis center, Northtown mall, restaurants, paddling pool and playground, etc. More Accommodation: studios, 1 & 2 bdrm family units, 5 bedroom separate house, separate backpacker. Specializing in group bookings & long-term accommodation. Features: Motel units are spacious and come with fully equipped kitchens, sky TV, wireless internet, guest computer, ample onsite car parks, bbq. 5 bedroom house is fully renovated has 2 kitchens, 2 1/2 bathrooms and a huge balcony. Backpacker has single, twin & dorm rooms with shared kitchen, lounge and bathroom, linen provided, wireless internet avail. Your hosts Sandy & Greg look forward to welcoming you. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 54 - USD 98 (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
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 54 - USD 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
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Dining (1)
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"Find another place!"
Reanalda
1 week ago
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"Front Units recently refurbished, real nice."
23annea
8 Aug. 2018
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"Been couple always quiet at night"
Stayalot213
28 May 2017
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"room 10 is quiet, ground floor easy access."
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8 May 2016
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