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5.0 out of 5

"Perfect place for an overnight stay. Hassle free check in with great facilities. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 23 Jan 2019

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Hotel Description

At The Sanctuary Beach Side you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Ashbury Park and Aigantighe Art Gallery. Highlights at this guest house include in-room free WiFi and Smart TVs.

You can enjoy TVs and Netflix, featured in all 6 rooms. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. Bathrooms are shared.

This pet-friendly guest house offers free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour front desk, and a garden. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 15-minute walk of this Maori Hill guest house include Caroline Bay Beach and Timaru Lighthouse.

Sun Flower Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$58* Per night/room 19 Oct. - 20 Oct.

Magnolia Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Sea View Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Wisteria Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Jasmine Mini Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Wild Flower Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Sanctuary Beach Side ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for The Sanctuary Beach Side

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5 out of 5
Perfect place for an overnight stay. Hassle free check in with great facilities.

Posted by on 23 Jan. 2019

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About the The Sanctuary Beach Side

Location 5 Campbell St, Timaru, 7910

Property Features

The Sanctuary Beach Side offers its guests a garden, a picnic area, and laundry facilities. Public spaces have free WiFi. The Sanctuary Beach Side also features express check-out, a front desk safe, and a microwave in a common area. Free self parking is available. A complete renovation of The Sanctuary Beach Side was completed in December 2017. This 3-star Timaru guesthouse is smoke free.

  • 6 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1929
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Train station: Timaru Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Sanctuary Beach Side offers 6 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens and complimentary toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch Smart televisions come with premium satellite channels and Netflix. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access (speed: 250+ Mbps (good for 3–5 people or up to 10 devices)). Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Communal kitchen access
  • Smart television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Netflix
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Heating

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 10 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: NZD 5.00 per pet, per day
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

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

A cash deposit 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.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, and Carte Blanche.

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

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Cash Deposit Required
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 10
  • UnionPay
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 10 percent cleaning fee will be charged

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Pet fee: NZD 5.00 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 5 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Sanctuary Beach Side Guesthouse Timaru
  • Sanctuary Beach Side Guesthouse
  • Sanctuary Beach Side Timaru
  • Sanctuary Beach Side
  • The Sanctuary Side Timaru
  • The Sanctuary Beach Side Timaru
  • The Sanctuary Beach Side Guesthouse
  • The Sanctuary Beach Side Guesthouse Timaru

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Alcohol isn't served or allowed at The Sanctuary Beach Side.

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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Frequently asked questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.