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Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful room, comfy bed and good space! Very friendly owners and I was very happy with my stay and would stay again. The hotel is in walking distance to the pools, Hamner town, cafes and restaurants.

Thank nzkiwigirl2016
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We're glad you liked your stay so much. Many thanks for your lovely review, and we look forward to see you again some time.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, rooms were clean & tidy. Plenty of beds handy location right near the hanmer hot pools which they offered complimentary towels for .only downside was the showerhead wouldn't stay on the wall apart from that no issues

Thank Jessica J
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Jessica. We're glad you liked your stay in our motel. I think I can see from our booking system which room you refer to if the room was booked under "Jessica T". If you find something not right on another visit, please don't hesitate to let us know so we can fix any issue promptly -...

Reviewed 11 April 2017

The rooms were neat, tidy and clean. The staff were amazing. They recommended great places to eat, attractions and were super friendly. They always checked if there were more things we needed and were always smiling and happy. The room price was reasonable and came with a spa bath. We had free wifi, great channel selection and room ammenities. The...

Thank Jayde M
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review Jayde. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us. You did get a good price for a multiple night stay, and there's so much to enjoy here in Hanmer Springs so staying for more than one night is indeed a good idea. The pillows are actually very very new. We supply one soft and one...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Don't get the room by the street, number 7 although entertaining to say hi to everyone walking past 😊 you can't safely leave a window open overnight Plunger coffee, soaking tub, good service and very central

Thank julznz
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Glad to hear you liked the service, the location and the coffee. Room 7 is close to the street, however the windows do have a locking system and are quite safe to leave open. As you say, it can be quite entertaining to sit out in the balcony there and chat with passers by, some people...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 April 2017

So many motels in Hanmer and often a bit hit and miss with regards quality vs price. I am pleased to say that this ticks both boxes! Spotlessly clean and roomy studio unit with small balcony. Quality fixtures, beautifully warm and just a damn fine place to lay your head at the end of the day!. This will be our...

Thank chchgecko
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review, and we're so glad to hear we hit the mark with quality. We look forward to seeing you again next time you come to Hanmer.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Both bedrooms had a dble and sgle bed, lounge had pull out sofa bed. Extremely clean, spacious and lovely little seating area outside. Close to town and good parking. The office staff were great. Thanks.

Thank Deborah M
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We're very pleased we could impress you Deborah :-) Thank you very much for your good review of our 2-bedroom unit and your nice comments about our team.

Picton, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Highly recommend to stay here, beautiful rooms, very clean and attention to detail shows in how well presented the units were.Perfect location in centre of Hamner Springs, hot pools across the road. Perfect!! Oh and the bed was so comfortable.

Thank RMMP
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your perfect recommendation! Our team works hard to make a good impression and it's nice to get that feedback. We are indeed close to everything, yet still a quiet location for a good night's sleep. We look forward to welcoming you back!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The rooms are a good size with a decent sized lounge area and a good sized bathroom with a spa bath. Perfect location only 100m to the hoot pools and main shopping area so park the car and easy walk to the restaurants pools Etc. recommended.

Thank Jarrod M
TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for recommending us Jarrod, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your 2 days with us. Hope we see you again next time you visit Hanmer.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Called to finally book a night away and redeem a voucher (that doesn't include any T&C's or purchase nor expiry date) which we hadn't yet been able to use due to a pregnancy struggles and then having a new baby in the house to be told it had expired under old ownership and it was on me to contact old...

2Thank amandasheat
TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Amanda, as someone who is as experienced in customer service as you are, you would know how important it is to maintain good dialogue. Resorting to demands and threats when you are offered support in getting your expired voucher honoured by the previous owners (who are the ones who have been paid for your voucher) does not encourage dialog, neither...

Kerikeri, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We had a spacious room with King bed, private outdoor seating and a Spa Bath. Everything was clean and well maintained. The only unusual thing of note - there was no "kitchen sink", but a washing up bowl.soap liquid, tea towels were provided - to fill, then carry in to the "kitchen" area. It wasn't a negative - just a...

Thank morecambegirl60
TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and we hope you do return one day! We have 2 of the 14 units without a sink, unusual indeed, so they are at a lower price than the other similar units. There is a notice up that we offer to do the dishes the end...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Affordable luxury and style in a prime central location. Stunning mountain views and a stroll away from Hanmer Springs' many attractions. Units range from spacious spa studios through to 2 bedroom family suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

Address: 2 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $140 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tussock Peak Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Tussock Peak Motor Hotel Hanmer Springs
Tussock Peak Hotel
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#11 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“I would think any room would be good. They offer upstairs as well as ground level”
, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor more privacy”
erikdefotograaf, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“They advertise spa baths, so if you want one, mention it when booking.”
LesleyW814, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Executive spa room with covered balcony, other rooms have balconies but if it rains they become obsolete.”
nicknack29, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were on the ground floor and had a private outdoor area.No traffic noise but we were away from the road”
PatrickH636, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
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