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Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot pools”(32 reviews)
“spa bath”(16 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Multilingual Staff
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All reviewshot poolshoneymoon packagespa bathhot springsoffered complimentaryacross the roadnice comfy bedkitchenette areatwo bedroom suiteshort walksky tvfree wifione nightsliding doorsmall balconygood sizegreat place to stay
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Very basic accommodation with a really terrible bed, weird louvre doors and a plastic curtain for the shower door just does not do it for me. I'd try another motel next time. Nice location with an enjoyable walk up the nearby conical hill.More

Thank Peregrine44
Response from TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 14 December 2017

It appears you've written a whole bunch of reviews all on Dec 11, after you returned home to the UK from your 5 week tour of NZ, so perhaps you mixed up which motel you're reviewing? If you are indeed reviewing our motel then we'll...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

My mother and I spent a night in Hanmer Springs on route from Christchurch to Picton via the detour route (Hwy 1 was stilled closed north of Kaikoura due to the earthquake damage). Tussock Peak was a good choice for our stay – clean and...More

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Response from TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of Tussock Peak Motor Lodge. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and it's nice to hear you are planning to return. Happy travels.

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

My family stayed here whilst in Hanmer Springs. It is tastefully decorated and spotless clean. The staff were wonderful, they answered questions, guided to local sites and told you of great eating . It was a pleasure to stay in such a nice place with...More

Thank Natalie G
Response from TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you Natalie for your lovely review and it was our pleasure having you stay with us. Your recommendation is very much appreciated, we do enjoy it when we can offer some bit of local knowledge that could make our guests stay more enjoyable for...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Tussock Peak Motor Lodge is perfectly located at city entrance with everything within short walking distance. Helpful, knowledgable and extreemly nice staff. Rooms are spaciously, clean, quiet and equiped with everything you need. Will for sure stay there next time as well.

Thank Jan V
Response from TussockPeak, Manager at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 21 November 2017

Jan, thanks for your lovely review! I hope the rest of your NZ tour goes well, and we look forward to your return. Rafting on the river next time, and explore some mountain bike tracks perhaps?

Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Loved this place - easy walk to everything, clean, nice staff, comfy beds - lovely stay - across the road from the hot springs and fe minutes walk to restaurants pubs and cafes Hanmer Springs is a lovely little village and the food was great

Thank 1971shell
Response from TussockPeak, Owner at Tussock Peak Motor LodgeResponded 20 November 2017

It's great to read you loved staying with us. Thanks for the kind words about our rooms and our staff, and the village as you say is a great place to have a holiday. See you again one day.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$112 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#8 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Request a room towards the back for less road noise. 2nd floor may have a view but could get hot in summer"
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"Top floor is excellent for views."
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"Room with a view of the mountains and balcony is a must in winter."
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"I would think any room would be good. They offer upstairs as well as ground level"
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