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NZ$94 Timaru Accommodation

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Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
The Grosvenor
The Grosvenor
3 out of 5
26 Cains Terrace, Timaru
The price is NZ$118 per night

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Caroline Bay Beach and 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from DB Brewery. Timaru Station is only a 3-minute walk.

3.9/5Very Good! (246 reviews)
The Grosvenor
Bay City Motor Lodge
Bay City Motor Lodge
2.5 out of 5
10-14 Evans Street, Timaru
The price is NZ$175 per night

Situated near the beach, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Caroline Bay Beach, Aigantighe Art Gallery and South Canterbury Museum. Botanical Gardens is ...

4.1/5Very Good! (13 reviews)
Bay City Motor Lodge
Comfort Hotel Benvenue
Comfort Hotel Benvenue
3.5 out of 5
16 - 22 SH1 (Evans Street), Timaru
The price is NZ$112 per night

Situated by the sea, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Aigantighe Art Gallery, Caroline Bay Beach and South Canterbury Museum. Botanical Gardens is 2.4 mi ...

3.5/5Good! (22 reviews)
Comfort Hotel Benvenue
Ashbury Park Motel
Ashbury Park Motel
4 out of 5
131 Evans Street, Timaru
The price is NZ$135 per night

Situated by the sea, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery. South Canterbury Museum and DB Brewery are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (103 reviews)
Ashbury Park Motel
Aspen on King Motel
Aspen on King Motel
4.5 out of 5
51 King Street, Timaru
The price is NZ$159 per night

Situated in Timaru, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Botanical Gardens and South Canterbury Museum. Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery are also ...

4.4/5Excellent! (257 reviews)
Aspen on King Motel
Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge
Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge
2.5 out of 5
10 Wai-Iti Rd, Maori Hill, Timaru
The price is NZ$137 per night

Situated by the sea, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Aigantighe Art Gallery and Caroline Bay Beach. South Canterbury Museum and Botanical Gardens are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge
Avenue Motor Lodge
Avenue Motor Lodge
3 out of 5
31 Craigie Avenue, Parkside, Timaru
The price is NZ$167 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Botanical Gardens and South Canterbury Museum. Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery are ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (124 reviews)
Avenue Motor Lodge
Harbour View Motel
Harbour View Motel
2.5 out of 5
8 Evans Street, Maori Hill, Timaru, SOUTH ISLAND
The price is NZ$166 per night

Located in the heart of Timaru, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Aigantighe Art Gallery and Caroline Bay Beach. South Canterbury Museum and DB Brewery ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Harbour View Motel
Fitzgerald on King
Fitzgerald on King
2.5 out of 5
7-9 Princess Street, Timaru
The price is NZ$122 per night

Situated in the entertainment district, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Botanical Gardens and South Canterbury Museum. Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe ...

3.3/5 (6 reviews)
Fitzgerald on King
Panorama Motor Lodge
Panorama Motor Lodge
3 out of 5
52 The Bay Hill, Timaru
The price is NZ$146 per night

Situated near the beach, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Caroline Bay Beach, South Canterbury Museum and Aigantighe Art Gallery. Botanical Gardens is ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (8 reviews)
Panorama Motor Lodge
Coastal Ridge Apartments
Coastal Ridge Apartments
3.5 out of 5
38 King Street, Timaru
The price is NZ$163 per night

Situated by the ocean, this aparthotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Botanical Gardens and South Canterbury Museum. Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Coastal Ridge Apartments
Anchor Motel
Anchor Motel
2.5 out of 5
42 Evans St, Timaru
The price is NZ$94 per night

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery. South Canterbury Museum and Botanical Gardens ...

4.1/5Very Good! (49 reviews)
Anchor Motel

Accommodation In Timaru

New Zealand’s Timaru is located in the Canterbury region of South Island and it is a major port in the area. It is within easy reach of Christchurch, which is just 160 km away. The surrounding area is lush agricultural land, and is a very pretty and scenic place. Timaru is also close to beaches, meaning that you can enjoy combining relaxing days on the sands with active days in the countryside. There are also some local attractions and sightseeing spots to keep you busy. Have a look at our Timaru accommodation to help you make the most of your stay in the area.

Things to see and do

The hills of Timaru were created many years ago when the nearby Mt Horrible erupted and sent lava rolling across the area. As a result, the main streets of the town are filled with curves and crevices. As you wander around the town, you’ll see a number of buildings made using the volcanic rock. There are several nice parks and gardens in Timaru, including the Botanic Gardens, Centennial Park Reserve, and a delightful rose garden. Golf enthusiasts will be pleased with the selection of courses available, all of which offer stunning views. At Caroline Bay beach you can relax and enjoy the lazy atmosphere. You can also enjoy mini-golf, a maze, and skating. Jack’s Point and Patiti Point are also perfect for surfing, particularly in summer, as the waves in winter are a tad freezing.

One of the top local attractions is the South Canterbury Museum, where you can see Maori rock art and fossils, learn about the area’s history and heritage, and also discover sea maritime collections. Art lovers should take a peek at the collections at The Aigantighe Art Gallery. There are works from New Zealand, the Pacific, Asia, and Europe, as well as an interesting sculpture garden. Sip some local brew at the DB Brewery and see how the beer is made from local yeast.

Getting here

If you’re here in summer, visit the Caroline Bay Carnival which offers lots of fun for everyone, with stalls, shows, music, games, curiosities, and more! Have a look at our flights to Christchurch and stay with us in one of our Timaru hotels.

How much is a hotel room in Timaru?

Hotels in Timaru start at NZ$94 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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