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4.4 out of 5

"Second stay here at Parklands and will stay again on our way to Dunedin from Christchurch. Wonderful staff, clean rooms and great facilities. Perfect ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 11 Mar 2018

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Hotel Description

At Parklands Motor Lodge you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchens and free WiFi.

LCD TVs with digital channels are featured in all 14 rooms, and you can enjoy balconies, separate bathtubs and showers and coffee/tea makers. Kitchens come equipped with fridges, microwaves and hobs, and room service is also available. Nice touches include soaking tubs and free toiletries. Hairdryers, phones and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden and dry cleaning/laundry services. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, free newspapers in the lobby and luggage storage. There's also the convenience of free extended parking.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Timaru motel, you'll be 2 km (1.2 mi) from South Canterbury Museum and 4.1 km (2.5 mi) from Botanical Gardens.

Studio, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$111* Per night/room 17 Oct. - 18 Oct.

Standard Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Room, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Parklands Motor Lodge ratings based on 74 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Parklands Motor Lodge

Everyone (34) Couples (18) Family (22)
5 out of 5
Clean tidy comfortable room, easy check in and departure

Posted by on 18 Sep. 2019

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4 out of 5
Room was nice and clean and staff were helpful. Location was perfect for our visit to Timaru

Posted by on 17 Jun. 2019

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2 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5
Very pleased with the room - we decided to stay an extra day!

Posted by on 19 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
Lovely greeting on arrival. Unit was very clean. Bed was the most comfortable bed I have slept in for ages, even better than my own. Bathroom was well-equipped and shower was delicious.

Posted by , from Christchurch on 11 Sep. 2018

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5 out of 5

Clean and comfortable

Second stay here at Parklands and will stay again on our way to Dunedin from Christchurch. Wonderful staff, clean rooms and great facilities. Perfect when traveling with young families.

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2018

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1 out of 5

On the main street traffic lights outside very noi

Room smelt like very strong airfreshner over priced noisy no aircon didn't even get taken to room here's your key blue or green milk not very friendly uncomfortable bed would not go back or recommend had a spa bath in there one of the jets not working very old tired room

Posted by on 28 Jan. 2018

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5 out of 5

Great location

Cons: Internet access
Location: fabulous location. Next to park, swimming pool and supermarket
enjoyable - good for kids and families. Staff very welcoming. Bedding comfortable. Kitchen a bit small and we couldn't get internet connection - but were very happy with the rooms.

Posted by on 17 Jan. 2018

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5 out of 5

Better than expected

Good firm beds. Spacious room. Friendly staff. Next to park.

Posted by , from Wellington on 26 Dec. 2017

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4 out of 5

Old but well maintained and very comfortable

Pros: Position and staff attitude
Location: Shops handy and easy to find
Lovely staff who went out of their way to accommodate our requirements

Posted by , from Auckland on 15 Apr. 2017

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About the Parklands Motor Lodge

Location 65-67 Evans Street, Timaru, 7910

Property Features

Parklands Motor Lodge offers its guests a garden, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Public spaces have free WiFi. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Timaru motel.

  • 14 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Timaru (TIU-Richard Pearse) (10.7 km / 6.6 mi)
  • Train station: Timaru Station (2.1 km / 1.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking

Room Amenities

Parklands Motor Lodge offers 14 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies. LCD televisions come with digital channels. Accommodation at this 3.5-star motel has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath and complimentary toiletries. This Timaru motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Private balcony
  • Deep soaking tub
  • In-room dining
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 10.00 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: NZD 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10.00 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Parklands Lodge
  • Parklands Motor
  • Parklands Motor Lodge
  • Parklands Motor Lodge Timaru
  • Parklands Motor Timaru
  • Parklands Motor Lodge Motel
  • Parklands Motor Lodge Timaru
  • Parklands Motor Lodge Motel Timaru

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

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