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AAA Thames Court Motel

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252 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Golf Course
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews family apartment nice bedroom fan heater serviced daily two couples an upgrade the main highway the kitchen would definitely stay here again stayed nights bedroom unit electric blankets comfortable bed place to stay good size one night stay on arrival
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

We stayed on August 7, 2018 and the arrival was great because of the great attention from Carol and John. They were very quick at check in and once in the room we found it better than in the pictures, the Motel is a very...More

1  Thank Francisco R
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Had unit 8, a one bedroom unit, was lovely and clean, had everything we needed, slightly larger coffee cups would have been nice, but Im used to larger mugs. Unit was quite warm with heater going but heater slightly noisy but room stayed warm with...More

Thank freedreamz
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We stayed here for three nights from 25th July in the King Bed Room. The property has been refurbished to a high standard and the rooms are amazing. We arrived late at night and the heater had been put on in our room, as it...More

Thank smith0z
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We booked a one night stay for our family of 2 adults & 2 children. The 1 bedroom unit had been recently refurbished and was very comfortable. As we were staying in winter, it was great to have double glazing & electric blankets on all...More

Thank X5666ZCemmab
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Have not stayed at this motel before ,but it was a very good find, recently refurbished ,spacious studio unit,very clean, good bed, nice crisp linen, and good owners.Good Chinese place, Golden Panda across street.For a nice clean warm stopover you cannot do better.We will be...More

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Janice and Noel welcome you to AAA Thames Court Motel, Oamaru, New Zealand, we have 10 spacious, comfortable, self catering Motel Apartments, offering the choice of Studio Apartments, One Bedroom Apartments, Family Apartments and a Fully Serviced 3 Bedroom Holiday Home. Our Motel has a Qualmark 4 star rating. Quality and Service guaranteed. Proud to be a member of the "Host Accommodation Group of New Zealand". AAA Thames Court Motel is the "Home away from Home" for your Holiday Accommodation in Oamaru, New Zealand.AAA Thames Court Motel is within easy walking distance to Restaurants, Bars, Blue & Yellow Eyed Penguin Colonies, Museum, Art Gallery, Historic Precinct.For Business Travel, and your Oamaru Business corporate accommodation needs, Free "Zenbu" Secure Wireless Internet is available (100 mb). We provide Restaurant charge backs, and meals can be delivered to your room, from a very popular Oamaru Restaurant. Corporate Rates. Oamaru has array of attractions you simply won't find elsewhere.

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Certificate of Excellence
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
US$91 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionOamaru
Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (10)
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Family and Play Areas (3)
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"We choose this: Superior One Bedroom Apartments, but for accessibility there are no problems toas are on..."
29 Aug 2018
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"All rooms are on one level, so no stairs to have to cope with."
28 Jul 2018
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"Rooms are ground level except a couple of upstairs family rooms."
18 Jul 2018
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"Close to main road and 10 minute walk to centre of town."
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