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Overview of Aspen on King Motel

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Balcony
Terrace/patio
In-room safe, individually furnished, laptop workspace, soundproofing
In-room safe, individually furnished, laptop workspace, soundproofing

Aspen on King Motel

4.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Laundry

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBotanical Gardens11 min walk
    Popular LocationPatiti Point14 min walk
    Popular LocationSouth Canterbury Museum16 min walk
    AirportTimaru (TIU-Richard Pearse)16 min drive

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Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Family Spa Unit)

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds OR 4 Single Beds

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Studio/Spa 2,3,9)

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 40 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Standard Single Room, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking

5/5 guest room rating
  • 45 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Unit, 6,7)

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 45 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Luxury Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Luxury studio/ spa)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 40 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Studio,Access Unit)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 40 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Family non-spa)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds OR 2 Large Single Beds

Standard Double Room Single Use, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

5/5 guest room rating
  • 45 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Luxury /spa)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 45 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Apartment, 3 Bedrooms

No guest room rating
  • 70 sq m
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 King Beds OR 6 Single Beds

About this area

Timaru

Aspen on King Motel is located in Timaru. Timaru Lighthouse and Tuhawaiki Point Lighthouse are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Botanical Gardens and Patiti Point.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Botanical Gardens - 11 min walk
  • Patiti Point - 14 min walk
  • South Canterbury Museum - 16 min walk
  • Caroline Bay Beach - 3 min drive
  • Aigantighe Art Gallery - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Timaru Station - 16 min walk
  • Timaru (TIU-Richard Pearse) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Royal Garden Chinese Restaurant - 14 min walk
  • Cheng's Chinese Restaurant - 14 min walk
  • The Oxford - 15 min walk
  • Speights Ale House - 15 min walk
  • Copper - 15 min walk

About this property

Aspen on King Motel

4.5-star motel in Timaru with free parking
This smoke-free motel features conference space, laundry facilities and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a garden, barbecues and a picnic area are on-site. All 29 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and DVD players. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like dining areas and fridges.
Aspen on King Motel offers 29 forms of accommodation with DVD players and a safe. This individually furnished accommodation has separate dining areas. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges, microwaves and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free return airport shuttle from 10 AM to 9 PM

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily noon–noon: NZD 14.00 per person
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Microwave
  • Paper towels
  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Toaster

More

  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25.0 per day.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 14.00 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Motel property has been rated 4 star plus, which is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Aspen King Motel Timaru
Aspen King Motel
Aspen King Timaru
Aspen on King Motel Motel
Aspen on King Motel Timaru
Aspen on King Motel Motel Timaru

Frequently asked questions

4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 230 out of 447 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 155 out of 447 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 44 out of 447 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 447 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 447 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A nice homely place to stay that had everything we needed
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very comfortable bed,very clean with lots of little extras,great host
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Passing through by 0
Great
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020