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Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here during my sisters wedding. It was super easy to find and all the correspondence from Carol and Noel prior to arrival made things really easy. Also, we could not have received a warmer welcome or better service! We had two suites booked over different days - a 2 bedroom and a studio. The two bedroom was spacious...

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Orewa, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We chose the Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge after doing research of places to stay in the area. It was the perfect stopping point after a flight in from Christchurch and on our way to Mt Cook. The Room had sea views. It was beautifully presented and extremely clean. We really enjoyed our stay. Our hosts were lovely people and recommend...

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Thank GrantDenise
Timaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had the pleasure of staying in this Motor Lodge last night and cant speak highly enough about it, The staff were very helpful and the units were first class, We stayed as a large group so the sound proof units were excellent. They were spotlessly clean and very roomy. We would recommend this place to anyone Million dollar views...

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Thank 41janice52
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in the weekend, very neat place to stay, handy to everything as it is close to the shops and cafes and right beside the beach, very accommodating and lovely people, highly recommend to stay here.

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Thank russell_family221
Christchurch
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stayed two nights in early January and really enjoyed it. The management upgraded us to a two bedroom on the ground floor, which was much appreciated. The only thing we lost was a sea view! The unit was long and narrow with spacious rooms and a spa bath in the bathroom. Lovely! Everything was very clean and well organised....

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Thank tipsfromatraveller
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Checked into the Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge for an overnight stay. Easy to find - right on SH1 and ideal location offering great views of Caroline Bay. Modern and very comfortable apartment. Clean and well appointed with kingsize bed, spa bath and good kitchen facilities. Also just a 6min walk to a range of eateries. Very welcoming hosts.

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Thank Helen P
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a very impressive motel. The room was spacious, very clean and the view was great. Car parking was good. The hosts were very pleasant and I appreciated the man taking my suitcase up to the room. It is situated just across the road from Caroline Bay and is also within easy walking distance to several restaurants. We really...

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Phuket, Thailand
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This place is on your right about 150 metres up a side road just as you come into the CBD from the south. It is visible from the main road and has plenty of off street parking. Units are a good size, some are on level 2 and look like they have a good view of the bay. Beds are...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great service, excellent rooms (cozy and peaceful). Handy location to all restaurants and shopping, great view of the water front and all within a short walk (literally 5 minutes). What I liked the most was the owners we're very hospitable and made you feel at home. The rooms are very spacious with a balcony or outdoor area to cool off...

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Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Was ideally located in Timaru with short and easy walk to restaurants and just across the road from the bay.The unit was quiet,spacious, very comfortable and very clean. It was a cold night when we arrived and the heating had been turned on in the unit so it was nice and warm when we entered. The service was superb. We...

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  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the ultimate - spectacular views, superior luxury accommodation, quiet double glazed units, kiosk at reception, liquor license - mini bar. The spectacular view that greets you when you walk into each unit, sets Timaru's Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge apart from the rest. Bay Viaduct captures the catch phrase for its luxury accommodation: "Location, Location, Location." The Motel and Motor Lodge boasts spectacular views overlooking Caroline Bay and has the ideal location 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 of our motels units are doubled glazed, so the great view and prime location are not tainted by road noise. 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 if you wish guests may smoke out on the patio). All major credit cards accepted. Book now with your friendly hosts to avoid disappointment... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge

Address: Cnr Main Highway & Wai-iti Rd | Bay Viaduct, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Price Range: €99 - €145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“I think all the rooms would be equally good.”
431katea, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Check which rooms have a sea view as there are three levels. No lift though!”
tipsfromatraveller, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Any room is great at any level”
vaipunivai, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Perfect for access to town, restaurants and Caroline Bay”
alanyoung2016, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Fabulous views from the top floor 😃”
craigrae, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
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