Anchor Motel - Timaru

42 Evans Street, Timaru, New Zealand  show map
 2 stars
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Anchor Motel - Timaru

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Kitchen

Microwave

Refrigerator

Cooking hob

Dishwasher

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Overview

The comfortable Anchor Motel is a 2-star property placed near Caroline Bay Beach and Te Ana Maori Rock Art. Ironing service, 24-hour front desk and room service as well as a garage, a luggage storage and a safe deposit box are on hand.

This venue accommodates guests in the heart of Timaru. The venue is set within 2 km from Timaru city center.

The hotel enjoys a convenient location within 10 minutes' drive from Timaru airport.

Rooms

There are 10 quiet rooms appointed with an iron with ironing board, satellite TV, music system, a CD player and a closet. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms with dressing gowns, towels and free toiletries along with an oven, a microwave and a washing machine.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy Chinese snacks and meals in Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant located 450 meters away.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of NZD 10 per person per night. 

Services

Business facilities at Anchor Motel include computer rental and a copier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Separate living room
  • Separate dining area
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NZD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of NZD 20 per person per night in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Anchor Motel - Timaru Timaru location
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Hotel Address:

42 Evans Street, Timaru, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Timaru
    1.0 mi
Airports
  • Timaru (TIU)
    5.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant (cuisine: Chinese)
    1500 ft
  • South Of The Border
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Rooms and availability

Anchor Motel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Apartment First Floor
  • Room size:

    735 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This apartment features a private balcony with view, a kitchen and a spacious lounge/dining area.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Apartment Ground Floor A
  • Room size:

    735 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This apartment features a private balcony with view, a kitchen and a spacious lounge/dining area.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Single Room Private Bathroom
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Patio
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Dining table
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This small room includes an en suite bathroom, a microwave, toaster, jug and private entrance.

Anchor Motel photos Room
One-Bedroom Family Apartment
  • Room size:

    455 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Spacious apartment with a kitchen and lounge area that leads to a large patio.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Five-Bedroom House
  • Room size:

    1940 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    10 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Connecting room
  • Children's high chair
  • Bathroom:Additional bathroom
  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Washing machine
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Barbeque grills
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
Room Description:

This stand alone, renovated holiday home has a private entrance, 2 satellite TVs and 2.5 bathrooms.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Large Family Room
  • Room size:

    915 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This spacious family room features kitchen/dining area and a separate lounge which opens to a large balcony. It has satellite TV and a private bathroom.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Standard Family Room
  • Room size:

    560 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Barbeque grills
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This quiet family room has a separate lounge, dining and kitchen area. It has satellite TV and a private bathroom.

Anchor Motel photos Room
King Studio
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This sunny upstairs studio has a king-size bed, small kitchen area with microwave and stove, and a private bathroom with shower.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Standard Studio
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This quiet, small studio has a queen-size bed and a small en suite bathroom. There is a small kitchen area with a stove and microwave.

Anchor Motel photos Room
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    455 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Extra long beds
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This quiet, sunny apartment has bathroom with shower, a king-size bed in the bedroom and a single bed in the lounge room. The kitchen area is small with a microwave and stove.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Apartment First Floor A
  • Room size:

    735 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This apartment features a private balcony with a view, a kitchen and a spacious dining and lounge area.

Anchor Motel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Apartment Ground Floor
  • Room size:

    735 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This apartment features a private balcony, a kitchenette and a spacious dining and lounge area.

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center5000 ft

Local attractions

  • Te Ana Maori Rock Art5100 ft
    2 George Street, Timaru
  • Caroline Bay Beach1.8 mi
    Hilton Highway, Timaru

Restaurants nearby

  • Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant1500 ft

    Address: 84 Evans St
    Phone: (03) 684 4180

    65% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Fusion Restaurant Cafe & Bar2200 ft

    Address: 64 The Bay Hill
    Phone: (03) 688 8550

    77% likes this, based on 50 reviews
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

  • Ginger and Garlic Restaurant3100 ft

    Address: 335 Stafford St
    Phone: 03 688 3981

    60% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Cuisine: European, Vegetarian, New Zealand
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 31

  • South Of The Border1600 ft

    Address: 88 Evans St
    Phone: (03) 688 5189

    54% likes this, based on 19 reviews

  • Monteiths Bay 542300 ft

    Address: 54 The Bay Hill

    76% likes this, based on 30 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Anchor Motel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Anchor Motel

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 19 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    2.4

    Horrible. The worst hostel I have ever seen. The room was literally a garage without even a door separating the toilet from the bedroom.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Very well equipped and easy to cater for ourselves.

    Smokers ashtrays at our apartment door was off putting.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    It was warm and comfortable

    It was a little run down but you get what you pay for.

  • Single
    2.8

    I feel the room was poor value for money. I expected a standard motel unit - this was inferior. It was old, cold, noisy.

  • Single
    7.4

    It was convenient for one night travelling between Christchurch and Dunedin. The room was comfortable with reasonable facilities.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Beautifully appointed unit, friendly, helpful staff.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Very suitable for self-catering all needs catered for.

    Traffic niose but ofcourse once asleep you didn't hear it!!

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Very well priced, great space & amenities. Awesome value for money.

    Awesome value for money

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The kitchen was very good all facilities were there

    The BBQ facilities are not so clean

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Location

    Bedside lamp didn't work. Shower water strength very poor on warm to hot.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Was homely and handy to Caroline Bay.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    the staff very friendly and delt quickly to the only issue we had with the tv, and excellent bed.

    road noise.

  • Group of friends
    8.4

    Comfortable Homely Enjoyed the decor

    nothing

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The rooms were had tasteful decor and I felt it was good value for money.

    Shower was a bit small and dark

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Very friendly office people, compact room w/ everything we need

    the shower flow is not good enough

How to reach hotel

hotel Anchor Motel - Timaru Timaru location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

42 Evans Street, Timaru, New Zealand

Get directions
City Center
  • Timaru
    1.0 mi
Airports
  • Timaru (TIU)
    5.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant (cuisine: Chinese)
    1500 ft
  • South Of The Border
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    10