4.9 out of 5

" The motel is nice and close to the village all in walking distance Nice and quiet,just off the main Road Can certainly recommend it,would come a ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 03 Sep 2018

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Hotel Description

At Settlers Motel you'll be within steps of Pacific Islands and Mount Cookson. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

All 14 soundproofed rooms feature balconies or patios, cable TV and DVD players. Kitchenettes come equipped with fridges, microwaves and hobs, and room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include slippers and free toiletries, while pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest. Coffee/tea makers, down comforters and free newspapers are also available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas and free newspapers in the lobby. Plus you'll find laundry facilities.

Sights within a 10-minute walk of this 5-star Hanmer Springs motel include Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve and Conical Hill.

Standard Studio, 1 Queen Bed, Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$138 per night

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Studio King Spa

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Romantic Cottage, Bathtub, Courtyard Area

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Settlers Motel ratings based on 161 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Settlers Motel

Everyone (61) Couples (74) Family (26)
5 out of 5
Well appointed, clean, quiet and comfortable at a good price.

Posted by on 19 May 2019

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30 May 2019 by Alan

Thanks for your positive review we really appreciate your feedback. Regards Alan & Sally

5 out of 5

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2019

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27 Apr. 2019 by Alan

Your review is much appreciated, thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us Regards Alan & Sally

5 out of 5
Loved chocolates supplied every day and paper delivered to the door

Posted by on 23 Apr. 2019

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19 May 2019 by Alan

Thank you we appreciate your feedback. Our rates include all those little extras, so we are pleased you enjoyed the chocolates & morning paper

5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2019

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27 Apr. 2019 by Alan

Thanks, your review is greatly appreciated Regards Alan & Sally

5 out of 5
Great rooms, friendly staff and town awesome. Everything you need.

Posted by on 12 Apr. 2019

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14 Apr. 2019 by Alan

Great review score thank you

5 out of 5
Lovely location and facilities Very comfortable beds

Posted by on 31 Mar. 2019

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31 Mar. 2019 by Alan

Thanks for taking the time to review us we really appreciate it. Our comfy beds are certainly a winner with most of our guests Regards Alan & Sally

5 out of 5
I really liked how cozy the room was. The bedroom lighting was fantastic.

Posted by on 19 Mar. 2019

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21 Mar. 2019 by Owner

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Settlers! We really appreciate it. Our rooms are indeed cosy and we work hard to ensure our guests are comfortable and have a memorable stay!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Mar. 2019

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14 Apr. 2019 by Alan

Thank your your review we appreciate it

5 out of 5
The property was ready for us when we arrived heating turned on lights etc. We were shown all the points of the accommodation. Spa towels were provided by the owners as part of our stay. Overall excellent place to stay for reasonable cost.

Posted by on 12 Mar. 2019

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12 Mar. 2019 by Alan

Thanks for your positive feedback, it is much appreciated. The complimentary pool towels are part of the many services we provide free including laundry, Wi-Fi, DVD's and morning paper Regards Alan & Sally

3 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Mar. 2019

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27 Apr. 2019 by Alan

Thank for posting a review we appreciate your feedback

Property Features

Settlers Motel offers its guests complimentary newspapers in the lobby, laundry facilities, and room service (during limited hours). WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. This 5-star Hanmer Springs motel is smoke free.

  • 14 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) (132.8 km / 82.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Settlers Motel offers 14 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and free newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. Televisions come with cable channels. Accommodation at this 5-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include complimentary slippers, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones; local, long-distance and international calls are all complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Pillowtop beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Down blanket
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • International calls (free)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 10 per night.

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Settlers Motel Hanmer Springs
  • Settlers Motel
  • Settlers Hanmer Springs
  • Settlers Hotel Hanmer Springs

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Motel property has been rated 5 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

*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.