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4.8 out of 5

"Close to amenities The restaurant meal was the best I have had in a long time. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 20 Sep 2020

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Hotel Description

At Tinwald Motels you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Vintage Railway Museum and 3.4 km (2.1 mi) from Historic Art Gallery and Museum. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

All 14 rooms feature LCD TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops. Room service, irons/ironing boards, and desks are also available.

The restaurant, Stables Restaurant, serves international cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Business travelers can take advantage of a conference center and a business center. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available daily between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Places within a 15-minute drive of this 4.5-star Ashburton motel include Ashburton Domain and Lake Hood.

Deluxe Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Deluxe Kitchenette Studio)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
NZ$122* Per night/room 25 Nov. - 26 Nov.

Deluxe Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Delux Full Kitchen Studio)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Tinwald Motels ratings based on 137 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Tinwald Motels

Everyone (58) Couples (56) Family (23)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Nov. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Nov. 2020 by Lianne

Thankyou for your positive feedback. We hope to see you back again in the future

5 out of 5
Close to amenities The restaurant meal was the best I have had in a long time.

Posted by on 20 Sep. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

20 Sep. 2020 by Marg

Thank You

5 out of 5
It was in a great location and there was plenty of parking available.

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Jan. 2020 by Jacinda

Thank you for your feedback. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay with us!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 Nov. 2019 by Jacinda

Thank you for your positive feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay! Many thanks.

5 out of 5
Perfect for good off street parking. Very helpful staff.

Posted by on 5 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Nov. 2019 by Jacinda

Thank you for staying with us. We are glad you had a positive experience. Regards, Tinwald Motels

5 out of 5
A reasonably new, clean Motels with very helpful staff. Recommend

Posted by on 12 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Sep. 2019 by Lianne

Thank you for your positive imput. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you continue to use our complex

5 out of 5
This motel really surpassed our expectations. Spacious and clean. Check in was via the friendly bar staff... super easy. Disappointed we only stayed one night!

Posted by on 27 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Jun. 2019 by Jacinda

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

5 out of 5
Room was nice and clean and modern, location was great

Posted by on 10 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5
Very conveniently placed to food etc. Very modern and comfortable.

Posted by on 8 Mar. 2019

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. The business-friendly Tinwald Motels also features barbecue grills, a picnic area, and laundry facilities. You'll have access to the indoor pool at a partner property. Free self parking is available. This 4.5-star Ashburton motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 14 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1998
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Tinwald Motels offers 14 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Stables Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Tinwald Tavern To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM.
The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, guests will need to go to Tinwald Tavern
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in information and lockbox information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property accepts credit cards and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner.

  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 13 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times. For reservations, contact the motel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This Motel property is rated 4 star plus.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.