Hot Springs Motor Lodge

35 Hanmer Springs Road, Hanmer Springs, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand | Hotel
Prices starting from $98.00

Travel Blogs from Hanmer Springs

Short break

A travel blog entry by andygailtravel on Jun 08, 2012

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Had a look at the seal colony at Kaikoura while waiting for the road south to open. Left Kaikoura and started a slow trip to Hanmer Springs. Lots of slow/nervous drivers on road due to snow and ice. Made it to Hanmer about 2.30pm to find we couldn't access motels as they hadn't dug themselves out of the snow. Waded knee deep through the snow to the …


A travel blog entry by andygailtravel on Jun 08, 2012

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Hot pools were open today so spent the whole day there. First time I've ever got to sit in the pools surrounded by snow. Being a weekday and also with the roads having been closed, there were not many people and you had heaps of space in any pool.

More Hot Springs

A travel blog entry by olewis909 on Nov 25, 2013

We went through Marlborough Sounds this morning, but I didn't realise the ferry was going to take so long - I sat outside the whole time to avoid any more throwing up on this tour. We saw some seals basking on the rocks on the way to Hanmer Springs after getting off the ferry, which were very sweet. We didn't arrive at our hotel until quite late in …

Day 161 27.06.14

A travel blog entry by daryl-sophie14


... around wasting our days, so we made the decision to turn around and drive all the way back up Highway 6 the way we had came! (SH6 is the only road along the west coast). We decided to take it all the way back to Greymouth and join the State Highway 7 across country so we could enjoy some different scenery. (It was a real kick in the teeth though as we weren't far from Queenstown where we wanted to go and now we have to drive all the ...

The WOF, the pools and the wardrobe

A travel blog entry by danandlawontour


... the maintenance man) fixed an old, battered hot tub and restored it. It now has pride place outside the staff accommodation. It was good to get to know people better and hear about their travelling experiences and help us to decide where we would like to visit. We have also been into Hanmer with Josh and Harriet (the other English couple) recently for a curry at a place called Coriander's. It was a nice meal, but not a patch on a Shimla Spice curry! It just wasn't the same but ...

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This hotel, located on 35 Hanmer Springs Road, Hanmer Springs, is near Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa and Backtrax Quad Bike Tours.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHot Springs Motor Lodge Hanmer Springs

    Reviewed by christine13

    Free wifi and huge rooms

    Reviewed Jan 16, 2013
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    This place is great

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