Colonial Lodge Motel

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
509 Thames Highway, Oamaru, 9400, New Zealand
4.2 out of 5 rating 162 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2

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Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Colonial Lodge Motel places you in the heart of Oamaru, within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. This motel is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Forrester Gallery and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Janet Frame House.


Make yourself at home in one of the 10 guestrooms, featuring kitchens with refrigerators and stovetops. Flat-screen televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include microwaves and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance. Additional features at this motel include a picnic area and barbecue grills.


Continental breakfasts are available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Whitestone Cheese Factory - 3.2 km / 2 mi
North Otago Museum - 3.6 km / 2.3 mi
Forrester Gallery - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Janet Frame House - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Woolstore Complex - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Grainstore Gallery - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
St Lukes Anglican Church - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Oamaru Victorian Heritage Precinct - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Oamaru Gardens - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Oamaru Harbour - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony - 5.4 km / 3.3 mi
Bushy Beach - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Totara Estate - 15 km / 9.3 mi

The preferred airport for Colonial Lodge Motel is Oamaru (OAM) - 15.2 km / 9.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 9:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 18 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD $20 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Business center
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area