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69 Cheap Hotels Near Caroline Bay Beach

The Grosvenor
3 out of 5
1.1 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$99 per night from 5 Apr. to 6 Apr.
3.8/5Good! (573 reviews)

"Close to town centre for walking & shopping. The bathrooms could do with a little updating."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov. 2020

The Grosvenor
Ashbury Park Motel
4 out of 5
1.2 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$135 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.3/5Excellent! (219 reviews)

"Nice easy acess to motel. Friendly staff. Close to shops and plenty of eateries"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2021

Ashbury Park Motel
Fitzgerald on King
2.5 out of 5
2.2 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$129 per night from 9 Mar. to 10 Mar.
4.2/5Very Good! (31 reviews)
last trip for 2020

"last trip for 2020, nice and quite, will be back in 2021"…"

Reviewed on 27 Nov. 2020

Fitzgerald on King
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Anchor Motel
2.5 out of 5
0.9 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$88 per night from 23 Mar. to 24 Mar.
3.8/5Good! (129 reviews)

"very friendly and what I needed after a long wet ride"…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct. 2020

Anchor Motel
Aspen on King Motel
4.5 out of 5
2.2 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$150 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.3/5Excellent! (450 reviews)

"A nice homely place to stay that had everything we needed"…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct. 2020

Aspen on King Motel
Pleasant View Bed and Breakfast
4 out of 5
1 km from Caroline Bay Beach
The price is NZ$139 per night from 21 Mar. to 22 Mar.
4.9/5Exceptional! (78 reviews)

"Very modern, exceptionally clean, comfortable beds, good internet access, pleasant view across the bay, brilliant breakfast, friendly but not intrusive hosts."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul. 2020

Pleasant View Bed and Breakfast
Avenue Motor Lodge
3 out of 5
2.1 km from Caroline Bay Beach
The price is NZ$170 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.7/5Exceptional! (176 reviews)

"On arrival I had to wait minutes before any staff member appeared. The situation of the motels is very pleasant, in tree-lined street and close to the Botannical Gardens. The cleanliness of the motel was only average with dust inside, and cobwebs on the deck windows, and dust around. Room size is ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2020

Avenue Motor Lodge
Cedar Lodge Motel
3 out of 5
2.8 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$160 per night from 12 Mar. to 13 Mar.
4.7/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)

"The staff were very welcoming & helpful during our stay."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct. 2020

Cedar Lodge Motel
Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge
2.5 out of 5
0.7 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$169 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.8/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)

"Highly recommend and right opposite Caroline Bay summer carnival"…"

Reviewed on 30 Dec. 2020

Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge
Panorama Motor Lodge
3 out of 5
0.6 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$154 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.2/5Excellent! (35 reviews)

"Close to a nice Bar & Grill for dinner, and just over the road to the reserve & beach."…"

Reviewed on 21 Nov. 2020

Panorama Motor Lodge
Parklands Motor Lodge
3.5 out of 5
1.2 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$140 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.3/5Excellent! (174 reviews)

"The property is situated on the main SH1 close to busy junction. We stayed there on a Friday night and the road was horrific. The owner told me that this was a regular Friday night problem caused by boy racers.using this section of the road for illegal road races in highly charged illegal cars and ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Feb. 2020

Parklands Motor Lodge
Comfort Hotel Benvenue
3.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$140 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
3.7/5Good! (109 reviews)
Good hotel close to town

"Good hotel just a little noisy with road traffic"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Comfort Hotel Benvenue
Harbour View Motel
2.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$176 per night from 21 Mar. to 22 Mar.
4.4/5Wonderful! (17 reviews)

"Great stay we really injoyed our time freindly staff"…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec. 2020

Harbour View Motel
Baywatch Motor Lodge
4 out of 5
0.6 km from Caroline Bay Beach
The price is NZ$155 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.2/5Very Good! (75 reviews)

"Awesome service from arrival until checkout. Great view"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct. 2020

Baywatch Motor Lodge
Homestead Lodge Motel
3.5 out of 5
0.7 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$135 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
3.9/5Good! (142 reviews)
Good for a short stay in Timaru

"Homestead Lodge Motel met our expectations for a comfortable stay in Timaru. Fair value for the price."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jul. 2020

Homestead Lodge Motel
Bay City Motor Lodge
2.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Caroline Bay Beach
The price is NZ$175 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.1/5Very Good! (27 reviews)

"Excellent size apartment. Was dissapointed to see an oven but no fryoan or oven dishes only 2 pots . Couches were really uncomfortable an do need an upgrade. When we booked it said seaview. We could only see the road"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Bay City Motor Lodge
Blue Dolphin Motel
3.5 out of 5
0.9 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$140 per night from 1 Apr. to 2 Apr.
3.9/5Very Good! (95 reviews)

"We liked the Blue Dolphin and would definitely stay there again. Geoff and Dianne are lovely, friendly hosts and the place in nice and clean. Older style but we liked having a separate living area to the bedroom. Good price and nice and handy to everything."…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep. 2020

Blue Dolphin Motel
The Ocean Breeze Suites
3 out of 5
0.7 km from Caroline Bay Beach
The price is NZ$178 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
3.3/5 (4 reviews)

"Beautiful big historic house with good garaging. Nice staff. Garden in front of house behind garage needs maintenance. Overall a cosy stay."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

The Ocean Breeze Suites
Townhouse Motel
3.5 out of 5
0.8 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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3.9/5Very Good! (112 reviews)
vera

"A bit outdated for the price"…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul. 2020

Townhouse Motel
Sarah Street Apartments
3.5 out of 5
0.8 km from Caroline Bay Beach
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The price is NZ$187 per night from 7 Mar. to 8 Mar.
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"Very clean and good amount of space, had everything you need in the full size kitchen. Greeting at reception was very warm and friendly, and appreciated as we had to book last minute when we could not get to Dunedin due to bad weather. The only downside was the shower which was all hot or all cold, ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2021

Sarah Street Apartments
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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Caroline Bay Beach?
Caroline Bay Beach is located in Timaru. Travellers like this welcoming area for its bars. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, take a look at the 21 hotels and other accommodation options you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay near Caroline Bay Beach?
Adjacent to Caroline Bay Beach, Harbour View Motel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this property offers free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices within a short distance include The Grosvenor and Bay Viaduct Motor Lodge.
How many hotels can I expect to find close to Caroline Bay Beach?
Expedia has 21 hotels and other accommodation options within a mile from Caroline Bay Beach.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Caroline Bay Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Caroline Bay Beach.
What can I see and do near Caroline Bay Beach?
Sights like Timaru Lighthouse and Tuhawaiki Point Lighthouse highlight some of the local culture. Spend some time wandering around Botanical Gardens, Ashbury Park and Washdyke Lagoon Wildlife Refuge. Explore nature at Dashing Rock and Patiti Point.

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