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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2015

All the reviews you read here of the chalets are indeed true. They're clean, comfy and have a beautiful setting with lovely views of the mountains. But as a group of nine on a motorcycle tour of the island, that twisting, steep, loose gravel driveway was murder! More annoying was the fact we had specifically checked with the owners in...

Thank traveelingbelle
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Just on the outskirts of town, but only a five minutes walk into the centre. Chalets in an Alpine style, with bedroom, bathroom and living/kitchen/dinig area and ourside terrace. Only drawback is that the chalets get very hot during the day, and with no air-conditioning a ceiling fan would probably have made a hufe difference.

Thank BinfieldRoamer
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We had booked Chalet 10 again well in advance and found when we arrived that Pat and Jock were no longer running the business. We were a little apprehensive but when Andrew greeted us our fears were allayed. He was welcoming and when we got to our Chalet with Andrew we found it as it always had been - clean,open...

Thank David R
New York
Reviewed 27 November 2014

Set on a hill, these self catering apartments have beautiful views with a rustic feel. Our apartment was well appointed for a homey atmosphere. The owner is particularly friendly and helpful. We could have stayed for a long time.

1Thank Cheryl Y
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2014

Stayed in a 2 bedroom chalet (no 8) for three nights during October 2014. The accommodation although not the biggest we stayed in during our trip was perfectly ok, clean and tidy. Full kitchen provided, with all the usual equipment. Laundry facilities available at a charge in a separate building just a view yards away. Free wi-fi provided. Noise was...

1Thank Glyn872
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2014

I wasn't expecting too much from this motel based on internet searches and pictures. Well, I can now honestly say, you cant always believe what you read or see online. The Chalets Motel was lovely! Clean, Warm, Spacious, views were gorgeous and only a very short drive to town (or walk if your not too tired from a day of...

Thank heartagram_angel
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our weekend in Hanmer, and our accommodation was great. Close to the town, but still a little sunny haven on the hill. Great facilities, so we could cook breakfast, and the room was a little cabin so you didn't feel like you were on top of other guests. The hosts were so lovely and friendly.

1Thank Shirley M
Marlborough, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Lovely setting, quiet chalet, very clean and well appointed. Bathroom a bit cramped but clean. The view is absolutely stunning especially from the top chalets. Great to have the unlimited free wifi and 50+ Sky channels which is a selling point for us.

1Thank Meg057
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We booked a Chalet along with other family members also staying at the Chalets Motel. Overall our Chalet was lovely and clean, well equipped and not too far a walk into Hanmer or the pools. A daily paper was provided along with a fresh set of towels, dish cloth, tea towel etc... placed at our door in a sealed plastic...

1Thank Bronnie3
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 27 October 2014

A great spot close to thermal pools. Very friendly man who helped us check in and gave us some DVD which was a nice touch for a rainy wet evening. Chalets are spotless, fully equipped and warm. Free wifi and sky TV . Beds had an electric blanket which was a nice touch for a cold night. Comfortable beds ....

Thank Doodles82

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your hosts, Andrew & Vera, welcome you to The Chalets Motel, a unique alpine retreat situated in the picturesque resort of Hanmer Springs. Famous for its Hot Thermal Pools. We offer 10 totally separate, modern, fully self-contained alpine-style chalets, including Luxury 1-Bedroom SPA chalet and 2-Bedroom Chalet with wheel-chair access. Each chalet has its own carpark with space for mountain bikes. All chalets have stunning views of the hills and surrounding mountains. Sunny & quiet. Spacious grounds ~ children's playarea with trampoline and swing. LCD TVs with 50+ SKY Channels, includes all Sport Channels. Free WiFi and DVDs. Easy 600 m stroll to the Hot Thermal Pools and village centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chalets Motel

Address: 56 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: €98 - €159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chalets Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#3 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#6 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
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“No 10 has a beautiful spa bath, but each of the chalets looked great”
 of 5 bubbles PaulofNottingham, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our unit was on the lower level of the site, making it easy to park.”
 of 5 bubbles 400kimmm, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not necessary, every chalet is very good, on same good quality level with fantastic view (top of the hill)”
 of 5 bubbles martabrash, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All units seemed to be excellent”
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 of 5 bubbles AytonWellington, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“All chalets are well placed and allow privacy and parking.”
 of 5 bubbles C6717WIdenniss, 12 May 2016 | Read review
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