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Settlers Motel
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Settlers Motel

6 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
See location+64 3315 7343Official website

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based on 745 reviews
745 reviews
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About Settlers Motel

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
While you're here, you can enjoy all the comforts of home and more, including a refrigerator and a stovetop, as well as free WiFi and an LCD TV. Other amenities include Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, a pillowtop bed, and down comforters.

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Amenities at Settlers Motel

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Mountain view
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area


  • Hairdryer
  • Open-air bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower chair
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safety deposit box

Things to do

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Horse riding
  • Mini-golf
  • Water park
  • Hiking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service
  • Radio
  • TV
  • DVD player


  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Pool towels
  • Massage
  • Water slide


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Books, DVDs, music for children

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe


  • Fax/photocopying

Reviews of Settlers Motel

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What can I expect from the room amenities at Settlers Motel?

You can expect well-appointed rooms with attention to detail, including extra touches like chocolates, a spa bath, and comfortable beds. The rooms are clean, tidy, and equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay.

How is the customer service at Settlers Motel?

The customer service at Settlers Motel is exceptional. The owners are described as super friendly, extremely helpful, and accommodating. They are known for their warm welcome, helpful suggestions, and generosity with towels for the hot pools.

What are the dining options at Settlers Motel?

You can have food delivered to your accommodation, and the rooms are equipped with a dining table. Additionally, the motel provides a range of takeaways' and restaurants' menus in the room for your convenience.

Is parking available at Settlers Motel?

Yes, Settlers Motel offers free parking, making it convenient for guests to have their own transport and explore the nearby attractions without any parking concerns.

When is the best time to visit Settlers Motel?

The low season at Settlers Motel is in October, while the high season is in February. Visiting during the low season can offer a quieter experience, while the high season may provide more vibrant surroundings and activities.

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Opt for a Room with a Balcony

Several guests recommended booking a room with a balcony, as it offers a lovely view and a relaxing space to unwind.

Take Advantage of the Free Parking

The hotel offers free parking, which is convenient for guests with vehicles and can save on parking costs in the town center.

Enjoy the Close Proximity to Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve

The hotel is within walking distance of the Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve, making it easy for guests to access this popular attraction.

Consider the Ground Floor Units

Guests appreciated the convenience of the ground floor units, especially for those with accessibility needs or heavy luggage.

Utilize the Kitchen Facilities

The well-equipped kitchen facilities in the rooms allow guests to prepare their meals, providing flexibility and potentially saving on dining expenses.

Take Note of Noise Levels

Some guests mentioned that noise from neighboring units and a nearby tree with a bird's nest could be disruptive, so light sleepers may want to consider this aspect.

Appreciate the Thoughtful Touches

Many guests praised the attention to detail, such as complimentary towels for the pools, Smart TV with Sky Channels, and a selection of DVDs, adding to the overall positive experience.

Plan for Off-Peak Visits

Considering the high season in February, visiting during the low season in October may offer a quieter and potentially more affordable experience.

Benefit from the Friendly and Accommodating Staff

Numerous guests highlighted the friendly and helpful nature of the staff, contributing to a welcoming and pleasant stay.

Check for Special Offers

Some guests mentioned that the pricing was reasonable, so it may be worth checking for special offers or packages to enhance the value of the stay.


6 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334

What's nearby

  • Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve368 yd
  • Wai ariki Farm Park Cafe & Gallery0.7 mi
  • Hanmer Forest2.3 mi
  • Hanmer Forest Park4.3 mi
  • Waiau Ferry Bridge4.7 mi
  • Marble Point Winery7.3 mi
  • Hanmer Springs Ski Area7.7 mi



Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


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Top tips for your stay at Settlers Motel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Settlers Motel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in June and February.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Settlers Motel, plan to stay on a Tuesday or Sunday. The most expensive day is usually Thursday.
  • How long should you stay at Settlers Motel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 3 days.

FAQs when booking at Settlers Motel

  • Where is Settlers Motel located?

    Settlers Motel is located at 6 Leamington Street, 0.1 miles from the center of Hanmer Springs. Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve is the closest landmark to Settlers Motel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Settlers Motel?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Settlers Motel.

  • Does Settlers Motel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Settlers Motel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Settlers Motel offer free parking?

    Yes, Settlers Motel offers free parking.

  • How far is Settlers Motel from the airport?

    Settlers Motel is 45 miles from Kaikoura. Settlers Motel is 68.2 miles from Christchurch.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Settlers Motel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Settlers Motel in Hanmer Springs and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Settlers Motel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Settlers Motel.

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Distance to city center

0.1 mi