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Timaru, New Zealand South Island Accommodation

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Anchor Motel & Timaru Backpackers  
(3 stars)

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42-44 Evans Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

Hosts Alistair & Linda & welcome you to the Anchor Motel & Backpackers and will endeavour to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We offer a warm, homely environment, with accommodation types to suit all budgets. From a single backpacker stay to large family motel units, and great rates for group bookings. Centrally located, and close to beaches, pools, bars, restaurants & shopping, everything Timaru has to offer the holidaymaker is within walking distance of your accommodation. With secure garaging, ample off street parking, wireless internet facilities, free use of a bbq, a large common room and our friendly southern hospitality, the Anchor Motel & Backpackers is truly "great place to stay" We can also offer meals to a limited number of guests on request, this is especially suited for backpackers, students and contractors working in the town.

Ashley Motor Lodge - Timaru  
(4.5 stars)

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95 - 99 King Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 8601

Ashley Motor Lodge is a modern motel complex offering 17 spacious quiet fully self-contained and serviced studio, one and two bedroom apartments. There are also 2 apartments with access facilities. All apartments have fully equipped kitchens, spa baths (except for access studios), free gym and sauna at small charge. Continental and cooked breakfasts are available Ashley Motor Lodge is situated on SH1 just south of the bypass, 2 minutes drive to central Timaru, Caroline Bay and restaurants, close to the Timaru Hospital, the Timaru Botanic Gardens, Swimming Pool and golfers have a choice of seven nearby golf courses to chose from.

Avenue Motor Lodge  
(4.5 stars)

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31 Craigie Ave
Timaru, New Zealand, 0000

Rated four star plus ** luxury accommodation that offers the best in interior design. Units that are modern and spacious with high quality furnishings not often seen in motels. The Avenue Motor Lodge opened in 2004 with new units June 2007. All units have kitchen facilities, with the one and two bedroom apartments having dishwashers, full fridge freezer, oven and/or convection microwaves and hobs, and air conditioning. All units have elite SUPER KING BEDS, double spa baths, (apart from 2 executive studios), 32" LCD TV's and 29"TVs with DVD's, playstation, high speed internet, phone, hairdryers, electric blankets, ironing facilities, and private balcony or courtyard, double glazed for your comfort. We have a guest laundry, guest BBQ and business faciliities, and cooked and continental breakfasts are available. We welcome the business traveller, couples, families and groups. It is our aim, that a stay at The Avenue makes a difference. The Avenue Motor Lodge is on a tree lined Avenue, no truck braking or trains to keep you awake...

Bay City Motor Lodge  
(4.5 stars)

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10-14 Evans Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

Our lodge caters for both family and corporate clients and our accommodation ranges from studios and one bedroom units to executive suites and two bedroom family apartments. Our honeymoon suites feature double spa baths and al rooms have balconies (ground floor rooms have private patios). Views over Caroline Bay from selected rooms All units are quiet, restful and sunny (incorporating hush glass for ultimate peacefulness) Short stroll to cafes. bars, restaurants, recreational & sporting facilities In-house DVD players (available on request) Sky TV and internet facilities Cooking facilities in each unit or charge-back facilities available from a variety of local restaurants. Cooked and continental breakfasts delivered to your room on request. Your Hosts: Peter and Vivienne Edgar

Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge  
(4.5 stars)

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Cnr Main Highway & Wai-iti Road
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

The spectacular view that greets you when you walk into each unit sets Timaru's new motel Bay Viaduct (opened Dec 02) apart from the rest. Bay Viaduct captures the catch phrase "location, location, location" LOCATION The Motor Lodge is just a couple of minutes walk from Caroline Bay, Timaru's cafes, bars, restaurants and central business area. Situated in a prime position on the main highway at the base of Wai-iti Road (always known as the Bay Viaduct corner before the motorway), Bay Viaduct is easy to find for the visiting guest and locals alike. All units are double glazed, so the great view and prime location are not tainted by road noice. Additionally each unit has its own patio where guests can sit in the summer sun, take in the spectacular views and admire Timaru at its best. All units are non-smoking but guests may smoke out on the balcony if required. The units are a visual feast. Mediterranean earth colours adorn the walls and furnishings - transposed beautifully against the sea views resplendent from each room...

Caroline Motel  
(3.5 stars)

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46 - 48 Evans St.
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

Caroline Motel is an excellent 12 unit complex in a superb location and so handy to everything. You will find us opposite Caroline Bay, Desmond Unwin Tennis Centre and Maori Park Pools. And it's just a short walk to the town centre, many splendid restaurants or the RSA Club. Our units are studios, two bedrooms and larger family units, and a three bedroom unit. All are very spacious, comfortable, tastefully decorated and serviced daily. Because of our large units we can cater well for the corporate traveller and have great facilities for families and groups.

Cedar Motor Lodge  
(4 stars)

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36 King Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

Qualmark 4 star rated. Cedar Motor Lodge is located on the Main Highway (Timaru South). With 15 Quality ground floor units set in very quiet location. Full service daily. Ample parking outside every unit. Having a mix or one, two bedroom and studio units we can cater for the lone traveler, families and large groups. We are close to the Botanic Gardens, Centenery Indoor Heated Swimming Pool, the Public Hospital, a 7 Day dairy, service station and bus stop. We are only a 3 minute drive from the city centre and restaurants. We offer 5 Sky TV channels in each room and can supply Satelite TV on request.

Comfort Hotel Benvenue  
(SLF 4.5 stars)

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16-22 Evans Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

Comfort Hotel Benvenue

Providing superior accommodation in the hub of South Canterbury to which our guests return again and again. Immediately on entering reception you will sense the warmth and personality that is The Benvenue. You can expect to enjoy personal service from all of us whether in reception, restaurant, bar or housekeeping. The city's best is at your doorstep when you stay at the Benvenue Hotel Motor Inn in Timaru. It is centrally located on the main highway overlooking Caroline Bay, the city centre, business district and close to all cultural and sporting facilities. All the 30 quality rooms have been completely furnished with attractive modern decor to provide complete comfort at affordable rates. The restaurant at the hotel serves a la carte menu for a comfortable stylish dining, full cooked and continental breakfast menu with room service is also available. The cosy wine bar is ideal for meeting and relaxing with friends and colleagues for a drink.

Elizabeth Court  
(3 stars)

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39 Elizabeth Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

Elizabeth Court is a 12 room Bed and Breakfast situated on the border of the Central Business District of Timaru. Each room is uniquely decorated and has its own ensuite toilet. There are three shared bathrooms one which has a bath for a relaxing soak and all wheelchair accessible. Just a short stroll to either shopping, supermarket, Tavern, a stroll down to Caroline Bay or the restaurants on Bay Hill or in the city. Also just two blocks from the SH1 bypass central Timaru. The Trevor Griffiths Rose Garden is breathtaking in the spring and summer and we have Christchurch or Dunedin within a two hour journey by car. Aoraki Mt Cook and the Mckenzie district with its hydro lakes, fishing, boating, waterskiing, and spectacular scenery is an hour or so inland through Tekapo with its "Church of the Good Shepherd". Come and stay a while at "Ginnys Place".

Elizabeth Court  
(SLF 3 stars)

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39 Elizabeth Street,
Timaru,
Canterbury,
7910

Elizabeth Court

Elizabeth Court is a 12 room Bed and Breakfast situated on the border of the Central Business District of Timaru. Each room is uniquely decorated and has its own ensuite toilet.

There are three shared bathrooms one which has a bath for a relaxing soak and all wheelchair accessible. Just a short stroll to either shopping, supermarket, Tavern, a stroll down to Caroline Bay or the restaurants on Bay Hill or in the city. Also just two blocks from the SH1 bypass central Timaru.

The Trevor Griffiths Rose Garden is breathtaking in the spring and summer and we have Christchurch or Dunedin within a two hour journey by car. Aoraki Mt Cook and the Mckenzie district with its hydro lakes, fishing, boating, waterskiing, and spectacular scenery is an hour or so inland through Tekapo with its "Church of the Good Shepherd". Come and stay a while at "Ginnys Place".

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Glenmark Holiday Park  
(4 stars)

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30 Beaconsfield Road
Timaru, Canterbury, 8621

An easy-to-find rural camp at Saltwater Creek just south of Timaru. The grounds are level, with easy access to all sites, which are landscaped with trees and shrubs. An attractive kidney-shaped pool is set in a fenced enclosure. The all-in-one service block is clean, bright and attractive. The kitchen is a beauty, and adjoins a T.V lounge that overlooks the children\'s playground and free BBQ. The ablutions are functional and very clean including a disability/family unit. The laundry has automatic equipment. Of the 110 sites here, 70 have power and there are now 50 unpowered sites, with water on site. There is a dump point. A camp store offers basic requirements.

Grosvenor Hotel  
(3 stars)

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26 Cains Terrace
Timaru, Canterbury, 8601

Affectionately known as the "Grand Old Lady of the South", the Grosvenor is very much a part of Timaru's history with ornate styling dating back to the last century. The Grosvenor is situated in central Timaru close to the waterfront and just around the corner from the main shopping area. The 3 star qualmark hotel features a twenty-four hour reception, a private car park, restaurant, two bars, gaming area and a modern conference centre. The hotel has 50 comfortable rooms, each includes own ensuite, sky tv, telephone, internet access, minibar, radio and full room service. Our hotel has a guest laundry and a dry cleaning service. Pillars Restaurant offers quality dining in an elegant atomosphere at an affordable price. The candlelit restaurant offers a full al a carte menu and can cater for up to 80 people. A range of set menus and buffet style menus are available on request. Our overseas experienced chef is more than happy to discuss your requirements. Seymours Wine Cellar/ Restaurant has a unique atmosphere...

Homestead Lodge Motel  
(3.5 stars)

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28 Evans Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

Homestead Lodge is a motel complex situated within walking distance to beautiful Caroline Bay,resturants,bars and fast food outlets and shopping. Our studio units are clean (regularly steam cleaned) comfortable and affordable sleep 1-3 Timaru is close to ski fields,and many fishing rivers in the region,a warm and friendly stop over on the way to Queenstown,Milfords Sound,and only 2 hours from Christchurch and Mount Cook via Lake Tekapo and Lake Pukaki

Pinewood Motel  
(3.5 stars)

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24 SH 1, Windchester
Timaru, 0000

Comfortable affordable units on SH 1 with ground-floor access. Handy to A&P showgrounds and closest motel to Fonterra Factory at Clandeboye. Situated in a central South Canterbury location being 45 minutes to Lake Tekapo and 120 minutes to Aoraki/Mt Cook. Long-term rates are available for contractors. Complimentary videos available. Pets by arrangement.

Seabreeze Motel  
(3 stars)

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28 The Bay Hill
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

The Seabreeze Motel overlooks beautiful Caroline Bay and Harbour. Timaru is the gateway to MacKenzie Country. In Timaru, overlooking Caroline Bay and Harbour. Closest motel to city centre. Cooked/continental breakfast Spacious studio's & 1-2 bedroom units off the main highway.

The Benvenue  
(4.5 stars)

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16-22 Evans Street
Timaru, Canterbury, 7910

The city's best is at your doorstep when you stay at the Benvenue Hotel Motor Inn in Timaru. It is centrally located on the main highway overlooking Caroline Bay, the city centre, business district and close to all cultural and sporting facilities. All the 30 quality rooms have been completely furnished with attractive modern decor to provide complete comfort at affordable rates. The restaurant at the hotel serves a la carte menu for a comfortable stylish dining, full cooked and continental breakfast menu with room service is also available. The cosy wine bar is ideal for meeting and relaxing with friends and colleagues for a drink.

Information on Timaru, NZ

In the neighbourhood: Temuka (17km); Geraldine (34km)

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