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Panorama Motor Lodge

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Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Restaurant
Welcome to Panorama Motor Lodge, Timaru Wade and Mary welcome you to Panorama Motor Lodge, situated on The Bay Hill in central Timaru and overlooking beautiful Caroline Bay. A large, modern motel complex with a great choice of accommodation options from studio units to family...
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Location and contact
52 The Bay Hill, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
10.1 km to Timaru Airport
18 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The motel is good and clean. However it’s right next to the state highway so sleep wasn’t great due to truck noise. However, location can’t be changed. The bathroom seemed newly renovated but the shower pressure was as poor. I wondered how long it would...More

Thank Deirdre S
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We hadn’t booked anything and we turned up and got in. An upstairs room probably wasn’t ideal (2 ladies with heavy bags) but all they had left. Room was spacious, clean and tidy and once closed up and heating turned on full we were comfortable....More

Thank Jacqui T
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I chose the Panorama Motel because it was close to where I was working and also close to some restaurants that I like. The room was clean and tidy although I did find it a bit cold. The carpet is quite thin and so the...More

Thank rosswilson2015
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Due to a late arrival the key was left out for us in a secure place. When we first arrived we were slightly disappointed as the room could have done with a bit of modernising. There was some noise from traffic as well. The next...More

Thank Nigel2312
Response from Mary L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 20 February 2018

Hi Nigel, Thank you for your review. We really appreciate your feedback and will look into your comments. Thanks Mary

Reviewed 29 January 2018

Needed a comfy place to stay on Christmas Eve and this was the perfect spot to wake up to on a sleepy Christmas morning. Check-in was simple, and self managed with prior emails due to the holiday season. Our original room was unavailable (the previous...More

Thank GilchristDC
Response from Kerrie L, General Manager at Panorama Motor LodgeResponded 31 January 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your review and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your next visit Thanks Mary Langton

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Ask for a room not overlooking the motorway."
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"My room was upstairs with a staircase being the method of getting to that level."
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"might have to go up a floor to get the views"
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