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Parklands Motor Lodge Timaru

Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (14)
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“one night”(11 reviews)
“the main road”(8 reviews)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsone nightwould stay here againthe main roadstayed herecomfy bedclean tidysky tvfree wifispa bathsmall balconylovely ownersgood sizefull kitchengreat place to stayrecyclingmotelunit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel is on the main highway just north of Timaru city. Driving south it appears a little unexpectedly, and there is a narrow sloping drive. We are very pleased with our studio room, and owner John is very friendly. The bedroom is large and...More

Thank Paul S
Response from Johnbeth0705, Manager at Parklands Motor Lodge TimaruResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, we enjoyed your stay, all the best with your Travels, keep safe, all the best John & Beth.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Parklands Motor Lodge at Timaru for one night. The owner was ever so helpful, giving us advice on shopping, dining and how to get to the nearby beach. The Motel was an older style but really clean and well appointed. The...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We stayed here in January 2018 on our way to Dunedin. We were so impressed, we stayed again on the way back to Christchurch.we spent 2 months traveling in NZ and OZ. This was by far the best place we stayed for comfort and value....More

Thank dissapointed230
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Had a sudden unexpected trip to Timaru, there was something going on in town so accommodation was practically zero....untill we came across Parklands. Even though they were fully booked, Beth was so helpful in rearranging her bookings to fit us in, plus an extra carpark...More

Thank 5StarKimi
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Getting a little dated now but this is a very clean & tidy motel in a good location with all the facilities you need for a brief stopover. Pleasant reception staff & good wifi. We had 3 rooms here for 2 nights & all of...More

Thank Chris C
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$84 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$84 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Timaru
Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (14)
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"We stayed in a studio and a 2 bed apt. Both very good."
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"All rooms at "Ground" level, but steep land and steps to rooms. Not for anyone with mobility..."
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"Ask for a room towards the back of the property."
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"Ask for one away from the road , if traffic bothers you ."
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