Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge - Oamaru

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site 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 4-star Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge is situated a mere 1.6 km away from North Otago Museum. Opened in 1998, the hotel attracts visitors with its Victorian architecture.

Oamaru Opera House are within a 20-minute walk of the property. The venue is set just 20 minutes' walk from Oamaru center.

Guests can reach Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge by car from Timaru airport in 90 minutes.

Rooms

The hotel offers 11 elegant rooms with a dining area, a seating area, a writing desk, a sofa and climate control as well as coffee/tea makers, a dishwasher and a fridge. Bathrooms are fitted with a spa bathtub, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Different dishes of local cuisine are served at the restaurant. The café Vincent's Fine Dining is 10 minutes’ walk away.

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

Guests will benefit from a tour desk, a car park and a luggage storage along with ironing service, newspaper service and laundry.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   11.

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Facilities

General

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

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Existing bedding FREE
Crib NZD 10
One child
2 years
Extra bed NZD 10
Children above
2 years or adults
Extra bed NZD 20
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

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

Rooms and availability

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Room
Studio
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

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.

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Room
One-Bedroom Apartment
  • Room size:

    455 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Features a separate bedroom. Please note that the rate is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 4 guests (see Hotel Policies).

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Room
Executive Suite
City view
  • Room size:

    485 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This suite features a DVD player, electric kettle and spa bath.

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Room
One-Bedroom Apartment Spa Bath
  • Room size:

    455 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

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.

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Room size:

    625 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This family room has a electric kettle, microwave and dining area.

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Exterior Photo album
Two-Bedroom Apartment Spa Bath
  • Room size:

    615 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

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).

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Room
Studio Spa Bath
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Offers a kitchenette with a microwave and a bathroom with a 1-person spa bath. This room has no capacity for additional guests.

Ambassador Motor Lodge photos Room
Studio Disability Access
  • Room size:

    295 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Children's high chair
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This studio has a electric kettle, microwave and kitchenware.

Asure Ambassador Motor Lodge Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center4300 ft

Local attractions

  • North Otago Museum1.0 mi
    60 Thames Street, Oamaru
  • Grainstore Gallery1.2 mi
    Harbour Street, Oamaru
  • Bushy Beach2.2 mi
    Bushy Beach Rd, Oamaru
  • Steampunk HQ1.2 mi
    1 Itchen Street, Oamaru
  • Penguine Colony2.2 mi
    Bushy Beach, Oamaru

Restaurants nearby

  • Vincent's Fine Dining1900 ft

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

    84% likes this, based on 32 reviews

  • Indian Kitchen Oamaru2700 ft

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

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

  • Whitestone Cheese2700 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 Recipe2800 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