Conveniently located next to a historical pub and restaurant, Mt Dobson Motel offers self-catering accommodation with unlimited free WiFi. The motel is set in a garden with outdoor seating and BBQ facilities. Each modern studio and suite comes with a private patio. It also includes a fully-equipped kitchenette, a dining table, and a lounge area with satellite TV and a DVD player. A washing machine is also available. Guests can relax in the garden or take a short stroll down to the Opihi River. The motel also offers luggage, bicycle and ski storage on site. Mt Dobson Motel is only a 20-minute drive from both Lake Tekapo and the Mt Dobson ski slopes. Timaru Airport is a 40-minute drive and Christchurch International Airport is a 2.5-hour drive away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Free private parking available on-site


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 single bed
and
1 large double bed
1 single bed
and
2 large double beds
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
2 single beds
and
1 double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.3
Facilities
8.6
Cleanliness
9.0
Comfort
8.9
Value for money
9.1
Location
8.8
Free WiFi
6.4
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Sally
    AustraliaAustralia
    Owner was very welcoming, accomodating and thoughtful. Amazing people. Rooms were clean and well kept, warm, comfortable and quiet. Felt right at home. Thank you
  • Zillah
    SingaporeSingapore
    A very nice resting place for the night with a beautiful garden. Highly recommended
  • Adisty
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Lovely place, Nice staff, had a cot set up for my baby.

Property surroundings

Facilities of Mt Dobson Motel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.6

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
View
  • Garden view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Tumble dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Ski
  • Ski storage
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Temporary art galleries
    Off-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Skiing
    Off-site
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • Blu-ray player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • TV
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Electric blankets
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Mt Dobson Motel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 14:00 to 21:00

Check-out

Until 11:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 3 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Free

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Cash Mt Dobson Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Mt Dobson Motel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Mt Dobson Motel

  • Mt Dobson Motel is 950 yards from the centre of Kimbell. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Mt Dobson Motel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Fishing
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bicycle rental

  • The prices at Mt Dobson Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Mt Dobson Motel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Yes, Mt Dobson Motel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at Mt Dobson Motel include:

    • Family
    • Studio
    • Suite