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Baywatch Motor Lodge

Upmarket motel in Maori Hill

  • Free WiFi and free parking
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£83

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7 Evans Street, Timaru, 7910, New Zealand
8.4.Very good.
  • Very helpful staff and convenient location

    Dec 3, 2019

  • Not that Central but nice enough. We stayed here as we wanted to see the Little Blue…

    Nov 12, 2018

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 15 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Garden
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Free newspapers in the lobby

For families

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free toiletries

What’s around

  • In Maori Hill
  • Ashbury Park - 10-minute walk
  • Caroline Bay Beach - 10-minute walk
  • Aigantighe Art Gallery - 11-minute walk
  • Timaru Lighthouse - 11-minute walk
  • South Canterbury Museum - 14-minute walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Four Bedroom Villa
  • Accessible Two Bedroom Unit
  • Two Bedroom Suite - Upstairs
  • Upstairs Studio with Seaview
  • Spa Two Bedroom Suite with Seaview
  • Accessible Studio with Seaview
  • Studio
  • Studio with Seaview
  • One Bedroom Suite
  • One Bedroom Suite Upstairs - Unit 6

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Maori Hill
  • Ashbury Park - 10-minute walk
  • Caroline Bay Beach - 10-minute walk
  • Aigantighe Art Gallery - 11-minute walk
  • Timaru Lighthouse - 11-minute walk
  • South Canterbury Museum - 14-minute walk
  • Dashing Rock - 28-minute walk
  • Washdyke Lagoon Wildlife Refuge - 32-minute walk
  • Botanical Gardens - 38-minute walk
  • Patiti Point - 40-minute walk
  • DB Brewery - 3.1 mi / 5 km

Getting around

  • Timaru (TIU-Richard Pearse) 14-min drive
  • Timaru Station 17-min walk
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7 Evans Street, Timaru, 7910, New Zealand

At a glance

Size

  • 15 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Free off-site parking nearby
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Stovetop

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between NZD 6 and NZD 18 for adults, and NZD 6 and NZD 18 for children (approximately)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Cots/infant beds are available for NZD 10.0 per night
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

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.

Guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Policies

This property does not have lifts.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and cash.

Also known as

  • Baywatch Motor Lodge Timaru
  • Baywatch Motor Lodge
  • Baywatch Motor Timaru
  • Baywatch Motor
  • Baywatch Motor Lodge Motel
  • Baywatch Motor Lodge Timaru
  • Baywatch Motor Lodge Motel Timaru

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FAQs

  • Yes, Baywatch Motor Lodge does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitiser. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Little India (5-min walk), Fusion (5-min walk) and Saikou Teppanyaki & Whisky Bar (8-min walk).
  • Baywatch Motor Lodge has a garden.
8.4.Very good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    friendly helpful owners/management. A parking space specifically for my motel. Warm with a great view.

    1 night trip, Jun 29, 2021

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  • 2.0.Poor

    It was cold and the heater was broken it would only work on the lowest heat. Not enough blankets on the bed. Poorly maintained

    2 night family trip, Jun 4, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Friendly Welcome. Lovely room and great outdoor area

    1 night trip, Jun 3, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Great view of the port. There is a train track nearby

    1 night trip with friends, Apr 15, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Awesome service from arrival until checkout. Great view

    Rob, 1 night family trip, Oct 18, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    orking port view !

    A bit of a walk to town center, the gardens and beach are a sort walk and fun to stroll on your way to town center. The train runs just below your window, didn’t interrupt sleeping.

    Brian, 1 night trip, Mar 4, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    lovely views

    We had a very spacious room with a lovely view over the sea, lovely place to stay with easy walking into the town

    Sally, 1 night trip, Nov 17, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great stay. Will stay again. Friendly owner. The view from our room was amazing.

    1 night romance trip, Jun 18, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    Its clean and tidy. The view to the habour is great

    1 night business trip, May 13, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    The view from the balcony was awesome the toiletries provided were nice and the room was spacious and very clean thanks

    1 night trip, Mar 12, 2019

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