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4.7 out of 5

"Very nice comfortable place to stay,very roomy lovely sea view close to restaurants, town.would stay again " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 08 Jun 2021

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Hotel Description

At Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Aigantighe Art Gallery and Caroline Bay Beach. Highlights at this motel include free in-room WiFi.

Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 20 rooms, and you can enjoy hair dryers, phones, and irons/ironing boards. Refrigerators and microwaves make in-room dining convenient. Netflix, desks, and free toiletries are also available.

With a stay at this Timaru motel, you'll be 1 km (0.6 mi) from South Canterbury Museum and 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Timaru Lighthouse.

Internal Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$133* Per night/room 26 Jun. - 27 Jun.

One Bedroom Unit

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Ground Floor King Studio - Adjacent Building

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Apartment with Spa Bath Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Executive Two Bedroom Apartment with Spa Bath

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

King Studio Ground Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge ratings based on 6 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge

Everyone (2) Couples (1) Family (2)
5 out of 5
Very nice comfortable place to stay,very roomy lovely sea view close to restaurants, town.would stay again

Posted by on 8 Jun. 2021

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5 out of 5
Great place to say, easy walking distance to town & the bay, staff very helpful, would recommend to anyone

Posted by , from Christchurch on 3 Feb. 2021

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4 out of 5
Nice and spacious, very pleasant room and view. Close to restaurants and main shopping areas.

Posted by , from NZ on 4 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
Lovely and helpful staff - had a port-a-cot and highchair available to use which made it a perfect place to stay with children.

Posted by on 29 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Jul. 2020 by Carol

Thanks for taking the time to review our property. We are sorry that we did not meet your expectations. We pride ourselves in the customer service and the amenities and features our rooms provide. Keep safe The Bay Viaduct team

4 out of 5
Welcoming staff. We arrived late and needed a porta cot which was in our room set up when we arrived.

Posted by on 26 Aug. 2019

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About the Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge

Location 10 Wai-Iti Rd, Timaru, 7910

Property Features

Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge offers its guests laundry facilities. The front desk is open around the clock. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Timaru motel.

  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Timaru Station (1.2 km / 0.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge offers 20 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and Netflix. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. This Timaru motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Netflix
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are not available.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. This property accepts credit cards and cash. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are not in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are not cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 14.90 for adults and NZD 14.90 for children (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge Motel
  • Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge Timaru
  • Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge Motel Timaru

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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