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The Grosvenor - Timaru

26 Cains Terrace, Timaru, New Zealand  show map
 3 stars
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The Grosvenor - Timaru

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Lift

Overview

The grand The Grosvenor Hotel is a 3-star accommodation featuring laundry, housekeeping and room service. Behind the historical facade of The Grosvenor Hotel lies modern interior.

Guests can reach Te Ana Maori Rock Art within a 5-minute walk. The property is set within 1 km distance from the city center.

The hotel allows quick access to a botanical garden and lakes.

The Grosvenor Hotel offers a quick access to Timaru airport, which is about 20 minutes' drive away.

Rooms

The property comprises 49 non-smoking rooms equipped with a private safe, pay TV, a microwave, a dressing area and a closet. Some rooms at The Grosvenor Hotel have a view over the city. The Grosvenor Hotel offers bathrooms fitted with a bathtub, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the dining room each morning. The bar Speights Ale House awaits guests with a selection of European, healthy and New Zealand dishes.

Services

Such business facilities as a business center, a conference room and a copier are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby for free.

Number of rooms:   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Off-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Lobby

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Doctor on call

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Children's menu

Room view

  • Sea view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • 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 - 16 years
Extra bed NZD 20
Children above
16 years or adults
Extra bed NZD 20
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Grosvenor - Timaru Timaru location
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Hotel Address:

26 Cains Terrace, Timaru, New Zealand

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Airports
  • Timaru (TIU)
    6.7 mi
  • Oamaru (OAM)
    40.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Speights Ale House
    500 ft
  • Custom Steak House (cuisine: European)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49

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Local attractions

  • Caroline Bay Beach2.4 mi
    Hilton Highway, Timaru

    Near the hotel

    • Te Ana Maori Rock Art500 ft
      2 George Street Landing Services Building
    • South Canterbury Museum900 ft
      Perth Street

    Restaurants nearby

    • Speights Ale House500 ft

      Address: 2 George Street
      Phone: (03) 686 6030

      61% likes this, based on 70 reviews

    • TGB Bar & Restaurant400 ft

      Address: Beswick Street
      Phone: 03 687 9190

      86% likes this, based on 40 reviews
      Cuisine: European, Healthy, New Zealand
      Price Range: USD 3 - USD 23

    • Royal Garden Chinese Restaurant600 ft

      Address: 134-138 Stafford St
      Phone: (03) 684 8844

      82% likes this, based on 14 reviews
      Cuisine: Chinese

    • Custom Steak House400 ft

      Address: Strathallan Street

      94% likes this, based on 50 reviews
      Cuisine: European

    • Petite Wine & Dine600 ft

      Address: 16 Royal Arcade
      Phone: 03 684 6362

      80% likes this, based on 23 reviews
      Price Range: USD 10 - USD 26

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      49

    Hotel Awards

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    The Grosvenor Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Grosvenor

    7.4
    Very goodBased on45 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      The redesign of the old building, the friendly staff, good food, complimentary breakfast, proximity to shops and beach.

      The plumbing- the bin caught the drips from the drain. Breakfast area had no windows and was rather dark.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Friendly staff. Location. Room theme i.e. Ford. Cleanliness. Space.

      No fridge. Very uncomfortable bed for a couple, the join is very uncomfotable, both had sore backs after our stay.

    • Couple
      5.8

      the location and the bed

      not great value for money - decor was average and the breakfast was very average - also wouldn;t call the room 'superior - bathrooms were sub standard

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      Room was very cold. Bed was marginal. Duvet weight was too light for coldness of room. Needed down duvet not synthetic.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      It was a comfortable room with a good bed and nice linen.

      It would have been good to have a better storage area like a wardrobe and shelving. The toilet was to close to the bath. The breakfast dinning area is very drab and terrible coffee.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Close to the function we attended that evening

      My wife is gluten free. Nothing much for her at breakfeast

    • Single
      9.2

      A character fulled bulding the likes ofwhich I have not stayed in before. The rooms are such that you can not hear other guests. As a smoker I thought the balcony was excellent.

    • Couple
      10.0

      i likd how the buildn is old as

      thea was nufink i didnt like

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Very friendly and comfortable - nice room

      Bathroom was getting a bit old, but still serviceable.

    • Older travelers
      3.8

      There was absolutely nothing we liked about the hotel.

      The room The food The noises in the middle of the night from other guests The indifference of the staff The outrageous charges for the room rate and food. We will never stay there again and will advise others to avoid the place.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      We travelled to Timaru to watch Gary Mulland and The Works, and the Hotel was just down the road! It had a great car park, Had a nice bar underneath which served great food, this was very convienient for us, a suitable continental breakfast, helped us on our way.

      Maybe a little too close to the train station as the early train passing may upset some, i thought it was the road sweeper passing and was no great problem, the hotel is under refurbishment and our room and bathroom was yet to be done, however it was clean and perfectly suitable for our needs and i would recommend it.

    • Family with children
      6.6

      Economics, clean hotel

      Got bit problem wit lift. That so old.

    • Single
      5.4

      The staff were friendly and reasonably helpful. The food was good, well presented and tasty. Bed was comfortable and warm.

      The room itself was fine but the bathroom was interesting the toilet was so close to the wall I usually sat on it sideways to give me better leg room but this did make getting the toilet paper out of the large dispenser very interesting and difficult to say the least as it was so low to the ground. A normal sized toilet roll holder would be much better. The shower pressure was great but I'm glad I didn't have any issue with my hips as it was a large step up and into the shower which was fine, getting out was scarier and required holding onto the towel rail. Supplied toiletries were bulk supplied so I'm glad I wasn't relying on these to use. The noise from the downstairs public bar was ridiculous and went on and on into the wee hours of the morning which didn't allow for much sleep and the language was colourful - not suitable for children at all. Would have yelled shut the hell up out of the window if I thought it may have helped. Expected much better as the cost of $120 per room we had two wasn't that cheap. The other rooms bathroom was worse than mine as the bathroom sink was coming away from the surrounds!! Don't like shower curtains much either.

    • Single
      9.6

      Awesome friendly staff

      possibly just a tad highly prices for a single room

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Comfortable, economical and convenient for visiting family and friends in Timaru.

      Although tea-making facilities were available in the room, there was no refrigerator in the room for milk.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Grosvenor - Timaru Timaru location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    26 Cains Terrace, Timaru, New Zealand

    Get directions
    Airports
    • Timaru (TIU)
      6.7 mi
    • Oamaru (OAM)
      40.6 mi
    Restaurants
    • Speights Ale House
      500 ft
    • Custom Steak House (cuisine: European)
      400 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      49

    Hotel Awards

    New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTimaruThe Grosvenor

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in New Zealand

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