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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable lodgings, clean but for 5 people one bathroom thru the kitchen was not a good option. Very small bathroom. Kitchen was well stocked. Motel was close to town centre, easy walk. Laundry facilities available. There are great views over the mountains from a good size deck and parking outside front door.

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at Alpine Lodge in Hanmer Springs for the second time in a month. Fantastic friendly managers, spotlessly clean units, excellent location across the road from the hot pools. Can totally recommend a breakaway here & will always be our 'go to' stop. Motels situated right in Hanmer Springs. Loved it!

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Thank UsKiwis30
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Door stuck and had a few broken and loose tiles in the bathroom. Hopefully on the maintenance list. Room was quite dated but was warm and spacious. Free use of towels for the hot pools from reception was handy.

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Thank Alz21
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Australian travelers. Hanmer springs is a very nice area which reminds me of the shops at the snow fields in Australia. Good sized apartment with full kitchen setup. Did a cheap (price-wise that is) Jet boat ride (owners also own the apartments I think?). Had Thai for dinner. Great value, beautifully presented and huge meals.

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Just as I encountered everywhere in New Zealand, the service on arrival at Alpine Lodge was exceptional. The friendly receptionist showed us to our room, turned the heater on and recommended a few local attractions nearby. The room was spacious, clean and tidy. The wood panel construction is quaint. The furniture & bedding is outdated but that's to be expected...

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Thank GJ087635
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous accomodation in a perfect spot opposite the Hanmer Springs Pools. The managers are very friendly even offering a free upgrade. There is a laundry for guests and each room has little kitchenette with everything you need. Spacious and homely.the rooms are a very reasonable price too

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Thank glassyartist
New Zealand
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This motel is very handy to everything It is right opposite the Hanmer Pools and within walking distance to everything. The hosts were very welcoming even when we interrupted their dinner. The room was very warm when we arrived. The only downful of this place is we were not able to access the internet at all while we were in...

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Thank Annie61NewZealand
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Room size very good, everything wood very cosy and chalet-like. Cold upon arriving, but two heaters worked well to warm the space up quickly. Power-shower very nice! We stayed two nights, but could have stayed longer as full kitchenette was very well equipped. Location is perfect, right across from the pools. We have stayed here before hence chose it again....

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Thank elem7142
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The large round beds in the Tower Suites are fantastic! Friendly service from the owners. This was my second time staying here and I would definitely stay again next time I'm in Hanmer. Great location- walking distance to everything!

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Newark, California
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We stayed four nights. The Studio was comfortable and warm. The shower had a minor fault and will be corrected by Management who were very friendly and their knowledge of the area and activities was great.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alpine Lodge Motel is a charming motel located in the heart of the alpine village and set in beautifully maintained gardens. With our fabulous location, it is an easy stroll to all the fine shops, cafes, bars and restaurants that Hanmer Springs has to offer, as well as a quick hop across the road to the famous Thermal Pools! We are renowned for our impressive round tower and suites with very unique super-king sized ROUND BEDS. Also, with our great selection of studios, chalets, family units and luxury suites, we remain a very popular choice with all of our visitors. All of our units are serviced daily, our car park is private from the road and we have 5 SKY Channels and yes, 2 of them are sports channels so you won’t miss that crucial match! Hanmer Springs has a lot to offer, starting with the Thermal Pools, horse riding, walking and mountain bike tracks (many tracks from beginner to advanced accessible from the end of our street), mini golf, a fun maze, fishing and skiing. For the more adventurous of you there’s Thrillseekers which can provide bungy jumping, jet boating, white water rafting and quad biking to name a few, all of which you can book from our reception. For those who want to relax and unwind, grab a DVD from reception and chill out in your room. With 24 units we can easily accommodate from large groups to people traveling alone, families to special occasions, we have something for everyone! Whatever you are looking for, Alpine Lodge Motel can provide. We look forward to seeing you soon! Your Friendly Hosts: Ash and Emma. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alpine Lodge Motel

Address: 1 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $118 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alpine Lodge Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“Our room was warm and the beds had electric blankets.”
 of 5 bubbles kiwiman13, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Would Recommend any of the rooms: All in a quiet area.”
 of 5 bubbles Toshes, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Request an end unit as the walls are pretty thin”
 of 5 bubbles R0bynb, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Check with the motel hosts - it's a quiet town at night.”
 of 5 bubbles Moff2015, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
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