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Adelaide, Australia
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26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We stayed here to be close to family for a funeral. The owners were so helpful with advise and tips all the way. It was cold but the heater and many blankets ensured we were all cosy. Easy and safe parking at the rear, right on the main street of a quiet little rural town, food at night readily available,... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Location: perfect, off the main highway but right in the middle of town Price: good Value for money: yes very good Amenities: toilet/shower - roomy enough and very clean. beverage/cooking - yes, adequate for our microwave meals Services: Wi-Fi - yes, Sky TV - can't remember. Used laundry for $5 per load, also drier. Presentation: excellent Hygiene/cleanliness: excellent Bedding/furniture: excellent... More 

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Thank temiro951
Hastings, New Zealand
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2014

This place was known as Bennys and is now called Temuka Motel (down 54 kings st) which was why I had trouble locating it to write this review. Don't get mixed up with the other Temuka Motel. My husband and I stayed in room 2. What they classified as a studio for $85. I saw it as a one bedroom.My... More 

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2 Thank margaret b
Bangkok, Thailand
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61 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2014

This motel 10 minutes drive from Timaru.Part of the older part of town where the main road now doesnt run through so very quiet and a hop,step and jump from shops Basic but it is reflected in the room rate.A good value for money...

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2 Thank Steve M
Australia
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55 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We like to stay here as its an easy run to Christchurch for an afternoon flight - allow 2 hours The new managers Steve and Trish are very friendly and helpful and have done some improvements to the property It's in the Main Street of quaint town so easy access to shops and eateries

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6 Thank CruisersAustralia
Dunedin, New Zealand
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Benny's is a good clean and tidy motel of teh older style and I like it. The unit was very clean and tidy. Young girl handling check-in did a great job and was very pleasant. looked after us when we had to get a new jug as the one we had did not work, and to ask about how to... More 

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3 Thank Murray P
Somewhere in Japan
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2013

I stayed here for one night, and fished with the owner one night. I got one nice trout while owner got better one!!! Best stay for trout fisher. I recommend here especially for keen angler. You won't get wrong with this motel. The room is clean, equiped with all the utensiles tou need to cook by yourself. Nice stay place... More 

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2 Thank アブマニア
Australia
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55 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2012

We found Benny's to be very clean, neat, roomy and it had everything you need It's centrally located in a cute little town and the motel has friendly staff We will be back as it's an easy drive into Christchurch and good value for money

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1 Thank CruisersAustralia
Christchurch, New Zealand
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2012

We stayed at Bennys for four nights over the xmas new year period. Nice clean motel,plenty of room for four adults,the rooms were serviced daily. Nice and close to township Timaru and other attractions. Will def stay again on our next trip. Thanks guys

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2 Thank stephyuk
Brisbane, Australia
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49 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2011

Just stayed the one night, stopping prior to travell on to Christchurch. Quiet little town, Temuka, but it has all you need overnight. The accommodation was neat, clean, tidy and comfortable. I would recommend you give this place a try!

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3 Thank WomanfromOz

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Benny's Getaway Motel

Address: 54 King Street, Temuka 7920, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Temuka
Amenities:
Kitchenette
Number of rooms: 6

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