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Best Timaru Hotel Deals

The Grosvenor AU$92
The Grosvenor

The Grosvenor

26 Cains Terrace, Timaru
The Grosvenor
     
    3.9
    of 5, from 229 reviews
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of South Canterbury Museum and Caroline Bay Beach. Aigantighe Art Gallery and Botanical Gardens are also within 2 mi (3 km). Timaru Station is only a 3-minute walk.

    Aspen on King Motel AU$133
    Aspen on King Motel

    Aspen on King Motel

    51 King Street, Timaru
    Aspen on King Motel
       
      4.4
      of 5, from 247 reviews
      4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Situated in Timaru, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Botanical Gardens and South Canterbury Museum. Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery are also within 2 mi (3 km). Timaru Station is 16 minutes by foot.

      Anchor Motel AU$75
      Anchor Motel

      Anchor Motel

      42 Evans St, Timaru
      Anchor Motel
         
        4.1
        of 5, from 45 reviews
        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        Situated in Timaru, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery. South Canterbury Museum and Botanical Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km). Timaru Station is 20 minutes by foot.

        Ashbury Park Motel AU$128
        Ashbury Park Motel

        Ashbury Park Motel

        131 Evans Street, Timaru
        Ashbury Park Motel
           
          4.5
          of 5, from 91 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Situated by the sea, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery. South Canterbury Museum and DB Brewery are also within 3 mi (5 km).

          Homestead Lodge Motel AU$115
          Homestead Lodge Motel

          Homestead Lodge Motel

          28 Evans Street, Timaru
          Homestead Lodge Motel
             
            3.8
            of 5, from 63 reviews
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Situated by the ocean, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery. South Canterbury Museum and Botanical Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km). Timaru Station is 18 minutes by foot.

            Coastal Ridge Apartments AU$163
            Coastal Ridge Apartments

            Coastal Ridge Apartments

            38 King Street, Timaru
            Coastal Ridge Apartments
               
              4.8
              of 5, from 6 reviews
              3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              Situated by the ocean, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Botanical Gardens and South Canterbury Museum. Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery are also within 3 mi (5 km). Timaru Station is 26 minutes by foot.

              Harbour View Motel AU$160
              Harbour View Motel

              Harbour View Motel

              8 Evans Street, Maori Hill, Timaru, SOUTH ISLAND
              Harbour View Motel
                 
                2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                Located in the heart of Timaru, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Aigantighe Art Gallery and Caroline Bay Beach. South Canterbury Museum and DB Brewery are also within 6 mi (10 km). Timaru Station is 16 minutes by foot.

                Comfort Hotel Benvenue AU$123
                Comfort Hotel Benvenue

                Comfort Hotel Benvenue

                16 - 22 SH1 (Evans Street), Timaru
                Comfort Hotel Benvenue
                   
                  3.4
                  of 5, from 17 reviews
                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Situated by the sea, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Caroline Bay Beach, Aigantighe Art Gallery, and South Canterbury Museum. Botanical Gardens is 2 mi (3.2 km) away. Timaru Station is 17 minutes by foot.

                  Top Budget Timaru Hotel Deals

                  The Grosvenor AU$92
                  The Grosvenor

                  The Grosvenor

                  26 Cains Terrace, Timaru
                     
                    3.9
                    of 5, from 229 reviews
                    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                    Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of South Canterbury Museum and Caroline Bay Beach. Aigantighe Art Gallery and Botanical Gardens are also within 2 mi (3 km). Timaru Station is only a 3-minute walk.

                    Anchor Motel AU$75
                    Anchor Motel

                    Anchor Motel

                    42 Evans St, Timaru
                       
                      4.1
                      of 5, from 45 reviews
                      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                      Situated in Timaru, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery. South Canterbury Museum and Botanical Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km). Timaru Station is 20 minutes by foot.

                      Top Luxury Timaru Hotel Deals

                      Glendeer B&B Lodge AU$169
                      Glendeer B&B Lodge

                      Glendeer B&B Lodge

                      51 Scarborough Road, Timaru
                         
                        4.9
                        of 5, from 35 reviews
                        5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                        Situated by the ocean, this luxury bed & breakfast is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Tuhawaiki Point Lighthouse and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Botanical Gardens. South Canterbury Museum and Aigantighe Art Gallery are also within 6 mi (10 km).

                        The Grosvenor AU$92
                        The Grosvenor

                        The Grosvenor

                        26 Cains Terrace, Timaru
                           
                          3.9
                          of 5, from 229 reviews
                          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                          Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of South Canterbury Museum and Caroline Bay Beach. Aigantighe Art Gallery and Botanical Gardens are also within 2 mi (3 km). Timaru Station is only a 3-minute walk.

                          Aspen on King Motel AU$133
                          Aspen on King Motel

                          Aspen on King Motel

                          51 King Street, Timaru
                             
                            4.4
                            of 5, from 247 reviews
                            4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                            Situated in Timaru, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Botanical Gardens and South Canterbury Museum. Caroline Bay Beach and Aigantighe Art Gallery are also within 2 mi (3 km). Timaru Station is 16 minutes by foot.

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                            Accommodation In Timaru

                            The port city of Timaru has plenty of great scenery, from gardens and beaches to charming old-fashioned buildings. With the safe swimming of Caroline Bay, a fascinating museum and art gallery, botanical gardens and even a carnival, Timaru’s relaxed atmosphere and family-friendly attractions make this New Zealand city well worth a visit. Book your Timaru hotel with us to discover it for yourself.

                            History

                            Timaru is the largest city in the Canterbury region of NZ. The volcanic eruptions of the now-extinct (and unflatteringly named) Mt. Horrible created Timaru’s rolling hills. Volcanic rock was used to construct the many "bluestone" buildings in the city today. The European occupation of Timaru began when the Weller brothers built a whaling station there in 1839.

                            Things to do

                            One of NZ’s most popular beaches, Caroline Bay is sheltered by the harbour’s breakwater and comes with a colony of little penguins. Caroline Bay Park is the home of the Trevor Griffiths Rose Garden, which has over one thousand colourful roses. It’s also the place where the Caroline Bay Carnival is held every summer, so step right up if you want to catch some live music or admire the sight of the ocean from a Ferris Wheel or Turbo Coaster.

                            The diverse attractions of the Timaru Botanic Gardens include endangered plants, a woodland garden, a conservatory and an aviary.

                            The South Canterbury Museum has an extensive collection of artefacts, including local fossils, Maori handicrafts and photographs and maps from European settlement. The Aigantighe Art Gallery is the third largest art museum on the South Island. As well as a sculpture garden that’s always open, the gallery has both temporary and permanent exhibitions including nineteenth century Victorian paintings, Maori art and respected Kiwi artists.

                            Shopping and dining

                            Northtown Mall and Highfield Village Mall are Timaru’s main shopping centres, and there’s also plenty to see on Stafford Street, like clothing shops and coffee houses. Dine at an Asian restaurant, go out for pizza or come by for a drink at an ale house. Stafford Street is only a short walk away from the beach, and the bars and restaurants begin as soon as you leave Caroline Bay Park.

                            Getting here

                            Timaru is about halfway between Christchurch and Dunedin, so take a look at our flights to Christchurch and flights to Dunedin to go with your Timaru accommodation and get set to take time out in Timaru.

                            How Much is a Hotel Room in Timaru?

                            Hotels in Timaru start at AU$75 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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