Esplanade Motels

3.0 star property
3-star motel, convenient for Brown Trout

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Esplanade Motels

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Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom | 1 bedroom, premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Property amenity
Property grounds
Family Studio, 2 Bedrooms | 1 bedroom, premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Family Studio, 2 Bedrooms | Living area | TV

Overview of Esplanade Motels



Property highlights

  • Pet-friendly
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
35 Railway Esplanade, Gore, 9710
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Garden
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
Feel at home
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bedroom
  • Separate dining area
  • Television
  • Garden

Room options

Standard Suite, Multiple Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Upstairs)

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Double Beds

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms

  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen Bed, 2 Single Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Suite, 1 Bedroom

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed

Family Double Room

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Queen Beds and 2 Single Beds

Deluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Large Single Sofa Bed

Family Studio, 2 Bedrooms

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds

Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Family Double Room, Accessible

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Queen Beds and 2 Single Beds

About this area

Getting around

  • Invercargill (IVC) - 54 min drive


  • McDonald's - 3 min drive
  • Subway - 2 min drive
  • Kfc - 2 min drive
  • Cafe Ambience - 18 min walk
  • Howl at the Moon - 16 min walk

About this property

Esplanade Motels

When visiting Gore, Esplanade Motels is a great choice to consider. Free perks include WiFi and self-parking.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 13 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 9:30 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 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
  • Guests will receive lockbox information
  • If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • Pets stay for free
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • On-site motorhome/coach/lorry parking (fees apply)

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:30 AM
  • Barbecue grills


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


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar near toilet

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Separate dining area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately NZD 12 per person

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitiser.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession.
This property does not have lifts.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

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Frequently asked questions

Does Esplanade Motels offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Esplanade Motels 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Esplanade Motels?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Esplanade Motels?
Yes, pets stay free.
Is parking offered on site at Esplanade Motels?
Yes, there's free self parking. Motorhome/coach/lorry parking is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Esplanade Motels?
You can check in from 2 PM - 9:30 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What is there to do at Esplanade Motels and nearby?
Esplanade Motels has a picnic area and a garden.
Does Esplanade Motels have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchen is available in every room, and also includes a coffee maker, cookware and a fridge.
What's the area around Esplanade Motels like?
Esplanade Motels is a short 17-minute walk from Hokonui Moonshine Museum and 15 minutes' walk from Fly Fish Mataura.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Great friendly service.. room was very clean, tidy and warm….
1-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

A nice comfortable stay, room was very warm with adequate heating, bed was also comfortable, no complaints.
Kevin, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

It was laid back and it was dog friendly. It was ideal location for our Duck hunting base.
Allan, 3-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Thank you so much for waiting our late check in. We're sorry for our late arrival,because we had some troubles at Christchurch airport for a rental car and got wrong way at round about.
Shinkai, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Staff were very nice and helpful. For the price the accommodation was very good and staff even serviced the room during our stay which was nice and unexpected. Would stay there again.
Kara, 2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

A clean place for an overnight stoppover
IAN, 1-night family trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Easy to find. Handy to where we wanted to be. Welcoming and no hassles. Easyin, easy out.
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Couple of nights at Esplanade Motel - Gillian very friendly and knowledgeable host ! Very clean and comfortable motel with a nice walk along the river to town if you don’t want to drive it
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nice n quiet friendly staff
Dwayne, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nice well appointed unit.
Verified Wotif guest review