Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

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Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

3.5 star property
Family-friendly motel with water park, near Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve

9,2/10 Superb

196 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Child-friendly activities
The price is R1 913
Price available on 2022/08/28
2 Leamington Street, Corner of Amuri & Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs, 7334
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool and 2 spa tubs
  • Lazy river
  • Water park
  • Breakfast available
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Waterslide
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Garden
  • Self-serve laundry
For families
  • Kitchenette
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Premium bedding
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

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About this area

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 98 min drive

About this property

Tussock Peak Motor Lodge

Adjacent to a golf course, Tussock Peak Motor Lodge is a great choice for a stay in Hanmer Springs. Guests can go for a swim in the outdoor pool and visit the spa to be pampered with deep-tissue massages, facials, or detox wraps. There's a water park and a lazy river, and in-room conveniences include refrigerators and microwaves. The pool and helpful staff get good marks from fellow travelers.


Danish, English, French, German, Swedish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 14 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 20
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 20


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas
  • No alcohol served onsite
  • No stag/bachelor or hen/bachelorette parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:00 AM–10:00 AM

Traveling with children

  • Water park access (surcharge)
  • Lazy river
  • Children's games
  • Toys
  • Children's books

What to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Skiing nearby
  • Hot springs nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Golf clubs on site
  • Pool loungers


  • 1 building/tower
  • Garden
  • 18 holes of golf
  • An outdoor pool
  • Water park access (surcharge)
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf clubhouse on site
  • Lazy river
  • 2 spa tubs
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room
  • Waterslide


  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Hand-held showerheads
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Lever door handles


  • Danish
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Swedish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Griddle
  • Toaster
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Special features


Hanmer Springs Thermal Spa has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a sauna, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NZD 15 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for NZD 20 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Hot springs access available from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

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.


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

This property does not have elevators.

Parties and events are allowed on site.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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 credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Surcharges apply for use of the sofa bed in the guestrooms.

Also known as

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10/10 Exceptional

Nice rooms
Great rooms and location. The hot springs are within walking dustance.
Curtis, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely motel - I recommend!
Excellent motel - super easy to walk to the township. Friendly and helpful hosts. Modern, clean and everything provided that we needed for a long weekend.
Christine, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Close to Pools
This place was close to town centre, had good warm rooms and a very spacious unit
L, 2-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Walkable to everything, friendly reception.
Room was as expected. Clean and safe, helpful staff. Nothing to complain about.
Hollie, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Close to the springs, lots of nice walks and shops! Thank you!
Marilynn, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

We stayed in the two bedroom. It was well set up and very warm with a great pressure shower. Beds were very comfortable as well
Nicola, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Nice motel very helpful lady in the office. No fan in the toilet which with 4 people sharing the unit not pleasant.
Jane, 2-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Friendly, helpful staff and lovely unit
Karen, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Good clean unit. Very friendly staff.
Rachel, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely place and walking distance to hot pools and restaurants/ cafes/ bars. Friendly receptionist and staff.
Maan Al, 1-night family trip
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