Settlers Motel

6 Leamington StreetHanmer Springs7334New Zealand
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About Settlers Motel

Centrally situated just a five-minute walk from Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa, Settlers Motel offers self-contained units in a tranquil setting.

Each smoke-free unit boasts year-round climate control, and some feature private outdoor seating and a spa bath. Guests can enjoy tea or coffee in the kitchenette, a lounge area with Sky Digital TV, and ironing facilities when staying here.

On-site parking and laundry facilities are complimentary at Settlers Motel. Guests can choose from the over 400 DVDs accessible or surf the web with free Wi-Fi

Guests can order a continental breakfast for an additional fee and make use of the on-site barbecue facilities. Fire and Ice Cafe Restaurant & Bar is four minutes away on foot.

Enjoy the local landscape at Brooke Dawson Park, located about 600 metres away, or take a hike at Conical Hill Recreational Reserve, no more than two kilometres. A full game awaits at Hanmer Springs Golf Course, slightly under a 15-minute walk from the property.


6 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs, 7334, New Zealand
Telephone: +64 33157343 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Bungalows
  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Supermarket
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Washing machine
  • Wellness centre / Spa

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Massage
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Comfortable, spacious, and well equipped

According to reviews, the entire range of units available at this motel comes well equipped and features all of the necessary requirements for a comfortable, relaxing stay. The cottage, studios, as well as one and two-bedroom apartments, are said to be spacious and overly accommodating for the allowed occupancy. This seems to ensure that guests are never cramped during their stay. Reviews also report that the beds covered in high-quality bedding make certain visitors receive a comfortable night's rest, leaving very little to be desired.

Attention to detail

Guests absolutely love how much thought has gone into making the units luxuriously comfortable with amazing attention to detail. Guests compliment the comfort found in the many luxuries presented here. These include the free DVD library with over 400 DVD's on hand, as well as the complimentary towels guests use at the highly sought after, nearby thermal pools. Along with this, travellers appreciate the tea and coffee provided in the private units, as well as the luxury toiletries found in their bathrooms.

Wonderful atmosphere and friendly service

The welcoming atmosphere visitors sense during their stay at this motel is largely a result of the staff's friendly, professional service. Being a significant part of why guests love staying here, the hosts' willingness to go out of their way for special requests certainly does not go unnoticed.

Negative Reviews

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 623 reviews across the web
9.5 /10
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    9.6 /10
    9.5 /10
  • other websites
    9.0 /10
9.5 out of 10 based on 623 reviews