Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge - Oamaru

296 Thames Highway, Oamaru, New Zealand  show map
 4 stars
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Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge - Oamaru

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Picnic area/ Tables

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The family 4-star Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge offers non-smoking guestrooms. Featuring Victorian architecture, the hotel is opened since 1998.

Guests can reach such landmarks as Steampunk HQ, Totara Estate and Bushy Beach in a 20-minute walk. The venue is set within 2 km from Oamaru city center.

The hotel is set next to a museum and an opera house.

Timaru airport can be reached in 90 minutes by car from Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge.

Rooms

Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge provides guestrooms appointed with a dining area, a seating area, a writing table, a sofa and climate control. Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge offers rooms with the city view. Guests can also use coffee/tea makers, a dishwasher and a fridge.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Vincent's Fine Dining and Whitestone Cheese are about 600 meters from the property.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of NZD 12 per person per night.  You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs NZD 16 per person per night. 

Services

Comforts like parking, a storage room and a tour desk are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   11.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Front desk
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Fine dining
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of NZD 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NZD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge - Oamaru Oamaru location
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Hotel Address:

296 Thames Highway, Oamaru, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Oamaru
    4600 ft
Airports
  • Timaru (TIU)
    55.5 mi
Restaurants
  • Vincent's Fine Dining
    1900 ft
  • Whitestone Cheese (cuisine: New Zealand)
    2700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    11

Rooms and availability

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Studio
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 305 sq. feet
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This studio apartment has a kitchenette with microwave. Please note that the rate is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 3 guests (see Hotel Policies). Please note that any children over the age of 2 will be charged as an adult.

Room facilities
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    One-Bedroom Apartment
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 455 sq. feet
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    Features a separate bedroom. Please note that the rate is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 4 guests (see Hotel Policies).

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      Executive Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 485 sq. feet
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      This suite features a DVD player, electric kettle and spa bath.

      Room facilities
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        One-Bedroom Apartment Spa Bath
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 455 sq. feet
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        Features a separate bedroom, cooking facilities and a double spa bath in the bathroom. Please note that the rate is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 4 guests (see Hotel Policies). Please note that the 4th guest will be accommodated on a sofa bed.

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          Family Two-Bedroom Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed
          Size: 625 sq. feet
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          This family room has a electric kettle, microwave and dining area.

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            Two-Bedroom Apartment Spa Bath
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 615 sq. feet
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            Features 2 separate bedrooms, lounge area, cooking facilities and a single spa bath in the bathroom. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 5 guests (see Hotel Policies).

            Room facilities
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              Studio Spa Bath
              Bed type: King-size bed
              Size: 305 sq. feet
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              Offers a kitchenette with a microwave and a bathroom with a 1-person spa bath. This room has no capacity for additional guests.

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                Studio Disability Access
                Bed type: King-size bed
                Size: 295 sq. feet
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                This studio has a electric kettle, microwave and kitchenware.

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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge - Oamaru Oamaru location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  296 Thames Highway, Oamaru, New Zealand

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Oamaru
                    4600 ft
                  Airports
                  • Timaru (TIU)
                    55.5 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • Vincent's Fine Dining
                    1900 ft
                  • Whitestone Cheese (cuisine: New Zealand)
                    2700 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    11

                  Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 4300 ft

                  Local attractions

                  • North Otago Museum - 1.0 mi
                    60 Thames Street, Oamaru
                  • Grainstore Gallery - 1.2 mi
                    Harbour Street, Oamaru
                  • Bushy Beach - 2.2 mi
                    Bushy Beach Rd, Oamaru
                  • Steampunk HQ - 1.2 mi
                    1 Itchen Street, Oamaru
                  • Penguine Colony - 2.2 mi
                    Bushy Beach, Oamaru

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Vincent's Fine Dining - 1900 ft

                    Address: 346 Thames Highway
                    Phone: (03) 437-0005

                    84% likes this, based on 32 reviews

                  • Indian Kitchen Oamaru - 2700 ft

                    Address: 360A Thames Highway
                    Phone: 64 3-437 1414

                    78% likes this, based on 20 reviews
                    Cuisine: Indian

                  • Whitestone Cheese - 2700 ft

                    Address: 3 Torridge Street
                    Phone: +64 3 434-8098

                    77% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                    Cuisine: New Zealand
                    Price Range: USD 12 - USD 17

                  • Bangkok Recipe - 2800 ft

                    Address: 220 Thames Street
                    Phone: 03 4346245

                    80% likes this, based on 55 reviews
                    Cuisine: Thai, Asian fusion
                    Price Range: USD 4 - USD 22

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    11

                  Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge

                  Average guest rating

                  9.2out of 10
                  Superb
                  Based on 29 reviews

                  Guest reviews

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    Welcome muffins.Lovely.

                    Road noise.Next trip will book a rear unit

                  • Single
                    10.0

                    Very well locate on the edge of the township. Wonderful friendly operators who tried to accommodated my every wish. Even fresh home baked muffin on arrival, Highly recommended as clean comformfortable and hospitable.

                  • Older travelers
                    8.2

                    Clean and very spacious. Not elaborate, but very good for an overnight stay. Lots of room. Easy parking - about a mile from the downtown area. Furniture not super comfortable, but very adequate.

                  • Older travelers
                    8.8

                    Close to Town Centre and on the main road (SH1). A couple of miles from the two local penguin colonies. Friendly welcome, including home-baked muffins.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    Loved the welcome and the fresh muffins. Very clean and tidy. Good off street parking.

                  • Older travelers
                    8.8

                    Easy to find, good facilities, comfortable bed - the most important thing! Home baked muffins were a nice touch. Friendly host and hostess. Very helpful about us needing to bring our dog. Host made sure to let us know how everything worked

                  • Family with children
                    9.6

                    Nice big rooms. Nice spa bath. Friendly staff. Nice welcome with fresh home made muffins.

                  • Older travelers
                    8.2

                    The unit was spacious and clean . The owners were lovely . The fresh muffins on arrival were delicious

                    The bed wasnt comfortable . The tv had few channels and the picture didnt fill the screen

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    It is well priced and a good central location. The standard is excellent and the front desk service absolutely spot on. Very friendly, helpful and welcoming. We were delighted and found it relaxing and comfortable. Top marks to the owners. Graham

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    very welcoming on arrival. We were given two muffins to have with a cuppa [ Yummy ] Everything was so clean. Lovely clean bed. Shower was lovely and hot. Had the offer of a cooked breakfast. very helpful with information on things to do. Telly had plenty of channels to choose from. car park right outside door.

                    was happy with our stay Will stay again and recommend the Ambassador Motor Lodge to our friends.

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    The very friendly welcome with a plate of hot muffins.

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    Average priced motel unit used merely as a stop over between cities. Lovely muffins and friendly staff.

                    Decor average

                  • Older travelers
                    8.8

                    Loved the fresh baked muffins on arrival and very professional proprietors. We have stayed 3 times and will definitely be back.

                    Wall Heater did not work but a backup was immediately provided which heated nicely. Proprietors were very attentive and helpful.

                  • Group of friends
                    9.6

                    Jenny was friendly and efficient, and met us with a warm muffin each and a good size bottle of milk. She was infromative about what Oamaru could offer and honest about different places to eat. Very clean and everthing there - an easy motel that had been recommended by a friend. Good price.

                    Everything was fine.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    Spacious room with spa bath. The home made muffins are arrival were delicious. Thanks Jenny & Neville for a wonderful stay.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge - Oamaru Oamaru location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  296 Thames Highway, Oamaru, New Zealand

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Oamaru
                    4600 ft
                  Airports
                  • Timaru (TIU)
                    55.5 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • Vincent's Fine Dining
                    1900 ft
                  • Whitestone Cheese (cuisine: New Zealand)
                    2700 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    11