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Scarborough Lodge Motel

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The large room and very large bathroom with enormous wirl pool bath, was well stocked with everything you will need for a great stay. The small private garden was handy. To walk into town was only a couple of minutes where you find supermarket eateries and hot springs.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I arrived on a hot New Year's day, and found our unit wonderfully cool. The space, cleanliness, thoughtful design, peace and quiet, spa bath, and central location for walking, left us so thankful that we had booked here. We only had one night in Hanmer Springs - our stay at Scarborough Lodge Motel left us wishing we...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ticked all the boxes with ease. Centrally located, easy check-in, the place is very clean, have everything you could wish for in a stay. The late check-out at noon highly appreciated. What mote could I say - a very good accommodation for a fair price.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to stay, everything you need is provided. Delightful garden with a private sitting area. Very quiet but still so close to everything. Staff so helpful! Having the day spa on site is a real bonus. Would definitely recommend.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here knowing that Hammer Springs was affected by the earthquake but everything was perfect - room, weather, facilities, environment and motel staff What delighted me was that they have a backyard gas grill. Needless to say, I used it to BBQ my rib eye steak, and had a good dinner with my other half! There are other motels...

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Seven Hills, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent place to stay with conveniently located Forest walks and friendly helpful hosts. The room size was very large with a large spa bath & a separate shower booth plus a little private backyard and a bbq. The 12 noon check out time was most welcome also. Henry & Marla Tun Sydney Australia

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for a night and it was lovely. Staff was friendly and the room was cozy. The items equipped in the room are well thought of (eg. a heater to hang and dry clothes, full kitchen...). It was a lovely motel and we would definitely return!

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Witney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Due to the earthquake we had to change our travel plans which involved driving through Hanmer. We booked with only 3 days notice and could not believe our luck to find such a luxurious apartment in a quiet residential area but only minutes walk from the town and thermal baths. We were able to borrow towels for the thermal baths,...

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice unit. I appreciate that it comes equipped with a full kitchen, a powerful heater in the bathroom and an air con unit in the room. The unit is very spacious, bed is supremely comfortable and there is a really nice jacuzzi bathtub in the bathroom. There is plenty of hot water as well for bathing....

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wirral
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We were booked to stay in Kaikoura when the earthquake struck so booked this B and B online 2 days before. The lodge was spacious , spotless and the staff really helpful and welcoming. They even provided towels for use in the thermal pools over the road. There was a spa bath , a great shower and Sky TV. Cannot...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Scarborough Lodge is a couples-only retreat just a short walk from Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools Reserve. The property offers barbecue facilities, free Wi-Fi internet access and free parking. The air conditioned apartments feature flat-screen satellite TV with over 40 channels. Each apartment has a double jacuzzi, separate shower and a well equipped kitchenette. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scarborough Lodge Motel

Address: 34 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: $146 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Scarborough Lodge Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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Also Known As:
Scarborough Hotel Hanmer Springs
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#6 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#7 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“Only appear to have two apartments and both have spa baths.”
 of 5 bubbles johnrC3648BT, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you want the room in the photos, it's Room C”
 of 5 bubbles firehaunted, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I'd be happy with any of the rooms with kitchenettes.”
 of 5 bubbles TomS398, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The village's larger supermarket closes at 7pm during the week.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisa166, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“From what I could see their was two exceptionally large rooms provided”
 of 5 bubbles patriciastacey567, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
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