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3.9 out of 5

"Nice hotel, close to the harbor and all shops. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 24 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At The Grosvenor, you'll be 0.9 km (0.6 mi) from Caroline Bay Beach and 6.3 km (3.9 mi) from DB Brewery. Highlights at this hotel include a casino, a restaurant and free self parking.

All 49 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers and safes. Room service and irons/ironing boards are also available.

The restaurant, TGB, is open for lunch and dinner. At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Business travellers can take advantage of conference space, meeting rooms and a business centre. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM and on weekends between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 3-star Timaru hotel include South Canterbury Museum and Aigantighe Art Gallery.

Standard Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$78* Per night/room 18 Oct. - 19 Oct.

Queen Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking (Single Room with 1 Single Bed)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

King Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Family Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

The Grosvenor ratings based on 233 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Grosvenor

Everyone (142) Couples (69) Business (1) Students (2) Family (15)
4 out of 5
Friendly staff and loved the old school lift. Delicious breakfast too.

Posted by on 4 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Aug. 2019 by The Grosvenor

Hello, Thank you for your review! Kind regards, The Grosvenor

3 out of 5

Posted by on 31 Jul. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Aug. 2019 by The Grosvenor

Hello, Thank you for your review Kind regards, The Grosvenor

5 out of 5
Brilliant place and history. Brilliant Staff very helpful.

Posted by on 6 Jul. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Aug. 2019 by The Grosvenor

Hello, Thank you for your review! Kind regards, The Grosvenor

4 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 Jun. 2019 by Chris

thank you very much for your comments, we try very hard to make our guest stay comfortable and enjoyable.

5 out of 5
Great pricing for a very clean and practical hotel room. Warm. Great service. Great shower. Lots of things often lacking in more expensive accommodation 😀

Posted by on 14 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5
The location is great, everything is close, walking distance to everything you need to go, absolutely awesome

Posted by on 8 Jun. 2019

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3 out of 5
The room was VERY cold needs an update It’s basic but in a good location The food was Really nice

Posted by on 7 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5
Love the old fashion lift. Really makes this place unique.

Posted by on 20 May 2019

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4 out of 5
Everything there on site, no need to go any where for meals etc

Posted by on 15 May 2019

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4 out of 5
Good value.Clean. Pleasant staff. Well decorated,warm ,comfortable beds. Good food.

Posted by on 14 May 2019

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About the The Grosvenor

Location 26 Cains Terrace, Timaru,

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Business amenities include a business centre and meeting rooms. Public spaces have free WiFi. The business-friendly The Grosvenor also features a casino, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Timaru hotel is smoke free.

  • 49 guestrooms or units
  • 3 conference rooms
  • Casino
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Timaru (TIU-Richard Pearse) (12.7 km / 7.9 mi)
  • Train station: Timaru Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Grosvenor offers 49 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower. This Timaru hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM and at the weekend from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

TGB – This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 10 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 AM - 10 PM.
Guests arriving after 10 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 not available.

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
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 13.00 and NZD 24.00 for adults, and NZD 13.00 and NZD 24.00 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 per cent

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

Hotel Names

  • Grosvenor Hotel Timaru
  • Grosvenor Timaru
  • The Grosvenor Hotel
  • The Grosvenor Timaru
  • The Grosvenor Hotel Timaru

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 3 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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