Oamaru Motor Lodge

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
391 Thames Highway, Oamaru, 9400, New Zealand
4.5 out of 5 rating 237 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Oamaru Motor Lodge in Oamaru, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. This 4-star motel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Oamaru Hospital and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Forrester Gallery.


Make yourself at home in one of the 15 guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. 32-inch LCD televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This motel also features concierge services and barbecue grills. Guests can get to nearby shops on the complimentary shuttle.


Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 9 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Whitestone Cheese Factory - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Janet Frame House - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
North Otago Museum - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Oamaru Hospital - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Woolstore Complex - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Oamaru Gardens - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Forrester Gallery - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Grainstore Gallery - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
St Lukes Anglican Church - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Oamaru Victorian Heritage Precinct - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Oamaru Harbour - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Bushy Beach - 5.4 km / 3.3 mi
Totara Estate - 13.5 km / 8.4 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 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.

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

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

  • 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.

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: NZD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-in fee: 30-percent of room rate for check-in between 9:30 AM and 10:00 AM
  • Late check-out fee: 30 percent of room rate (subject to availability)

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Business center
  • -Free reception
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Terrace
  • -Free shopping center shuttle
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking