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Chalet, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms (7, 8, 9)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms (3 or 4)

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms (Large)

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 4 children, 1 infant)

Chalet, 1 Bedroom with Spa

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily fun in the mountains, near downhill skiing

A family-friendly stay in Hanmer Springs awaits you at The Chalets Motel. You'll be 0.7 km (0.4 mi) from Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve and within a 10-minute drive of Hanmer Forest Park and Waiau Ferry Bridge. Highlights at this ski motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchens and free WiFi.

All 10 individually decorated rooms feature LED TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy balconies or patios, living rooms, and DVD players. Kitchens come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, making in-room dining convenient. Select Comfort beds and premium bedding invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like free toiletries. Coffee/tea makers, free newspapers, and hair dryers are also available. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a library, and a garden. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities and ski storage. Continental breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free extended parking.

With a stay at this 4-star Hanmer Springs motel, you'll be 16.7 km (10.4 mi) from Hanmer Springs Ski Area.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Chalets Motel features a library, barbecue grills, and ski storage. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This ski motel also offers a garden, a picnic area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

The Chalets Motel is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 10 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 10 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Ski shuttle 
  • Ski storage 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free long-term parking, Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony or patio 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Housekeeping - once per stay 
  • Limited housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Kitchen 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Separate living room 
  • Stovetop 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hot springs nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Safari nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Playground on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Check-in time ends at 9 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15 for adults and NZD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Motel property is rated 4 stars.

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