Oamaru Motor Lodge

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
391 Thames Highway, Oamaru, 9400, New Zealand
4.5 out of 5 rating 226 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Oamaru, Oamaru Motor Lodge is within a 5-minute drive of Whitestone Cheese Factory and North Otago Museum. This 4-star motel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Forrester Gallery and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Janet Frame House.


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 desks and complimentary weekday newspapers.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. If you'd like to spend the day shopping, you can hop 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
Forrester Gallery - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Janet Frame House - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
North Otago Museum - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Woolstore Complex - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Oamaru Gardens - 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

The preferred airport for Oamaru Motor Lodge is Oamaru (OAM) - 15.5 km / 9.6 mi

Check-in time starts at 1pm. 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 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. 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-out fee: NZD 25 (subject to availability)

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

  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Free shopping center shuttle
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Free reception
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Total number of rooms - 15
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Year Built - 2008
  • -Luggage storage