We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Lakes Motel

    10 Mackenzie Drive | Twizel, Twizel 7901, New Zealand
    Lowest prices for your stay
    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    Savings alert: 10% below average rate

    The price you found is 10% lower than this hotel's average rate of USD 139/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    USD 139*
    USD 125*
    SAVE USD 14
    USD 139*
    USD 139*
    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good48%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “spa bath” (4 reviews)
    “close to town” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Golf Course
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Ski-In / Ski-Out
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    5 Nov.6 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Check booking site for details
      USD 125
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      USD 139
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      USD 139
      View Deal
    View all 19 deals
    Write a Review
    Reviews (25)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 21 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed for 2 nights. Our welcome was very positive and friendly. We were very comfortable in well appointed units. The units were very clean with all the touches travellers require. The motel is within walking distance of the town centre. Highly recommended.

    Thank SydneyStuart
    Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review and comments. Wishing you safe and happy travels!

    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    The Lakes was ideal for a one night stay in Twizel. The unit was clean and well presented and had a very comfortable bed. We appreciated the two forms of heating which ensured we were able to quickly warm up the room and then keep...More

    Thank Linda M
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    Such a comfortable and warm room with all the right homely touches including geeat beds. A friendly welcome and great conversation made for a very relaxing night. The added benefit of being close to restaurants and the shops. What a lovely place to stay.

    Thank U6509IMalicef
    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    We stayed at this wonderful motel four nights and we regard this stay as one of the highlights of our NZ trip. The motel was clean, comfortable, reasonably priced, with excellent cooking facilities and a spa bath. The Motel was central to the attractions we...More

    1  Thank WilliamRG2014
    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    I couldn't recommend these motels highly enough. The service was wonderful, so very friendly and helpful. The units were very clean and the new bathrooms are lovely. I will definitely be staying here again. Great location, two minutes to the shops and restaurants. Thank you...More

    Thank kathryngmiles
    Mackenzie Units Motel
    13 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Twizel
    Peppers Bluewater Resort
    3,017 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Lake Tekapo
    Mackenzie Country Inn
    318 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Twizel
    ASURE Sierra Motel
    113 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Omarama
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
    • Price range
    • USD 124 - USD 164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline, Cancelon, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, Hotwire and HotelQuickly so you can book your The Lakes Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Twizel
    • Also Known As
    • Aspen Court Hotel Twizel
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
    Bathroom (2)
    ASURE Sierra Motel
    113 reviews
    27.52 km away
    Mackenzie Country Inn
    318 reviews
    .31 km away
    Mackenzie Units Motel
    13 reviews
    .94 km away
    Peppers Bluewater Resort
    3,017 reviews
    41.46 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Shawty's Cafe
    535 reviews
    .47 km away
    Poppies Cafe
    673 reviews
    .42 km away
    Hydro Cafe
    94 reviews
    .43 km away
    Ministry of Works Bar and Eatery
    68 reviews
    .47 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Segway Xtreme
    30 reviews
    .36 km away
    Cycle Journeys
    15 reviews
    .37 km away
    Lakeland Explorer
    13 reviews
    .44 km away
    8 reviews
    .79 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    12 October 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Christine G | Property representative |
    Some of our studios have a double bed and a single bed. There are no sofa beds at The Lakes Motel
    Ruiyang W
    19 November 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Linda R |
    hi there, we took the wonderful drive from Twizel to Mount Cook Village. it took approx 50 mins by car. Probably allow longer because you'll want to stop for photos!

    Recently Reviewed Hotels around Twizel

    Room Tips
    "All rooms appear to just as good as the next"
    Read review
    "We stayed in room 10 which was excellent"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing