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Check In: 14:00 |Check Out: 10:00

Christine & Bret welcome you to the Ambassador Motor Lodge where we strive to offer our guests the best in comfort and hospitality, welcoming everyone with a delicious home baked muffin. We are Qualmark 4-star rated and have been awarded Silver under the Qualmark Sustainable Tourism criteria. We have a choice of room layouts including studios, one and two-bedroom units ideal for groups. Six of these have spa baths to relax in before or after the cycle trail. All are ground floor and smoke-free. A two-minute drive takes you through the town centre to Victorian Oamaru with its beautiful white stone architecture, great restaurants, the magnificent Opera House and the famous blue and yellow-eyed penguin colonies. Nearby attractions are Steampunk Headquarters, Whitestone Cheese, Public Gardens, Moeraki Boulders and the Fossil Trail. Hospitality is our speciality. • Member of Motel Association of NZ • 2017 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence • Sky TV (50+ channels) 32’ Flat screens in all units • Free Unlimited Wi-Fi • Free secure bike storage • Guest Laundry • Informative compendium with local restaurant menus in all rooms • Cooked or continental breakfast available on request • Guest barbecue available • Book direct and save.


  • Breakfast Available
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Microwave in Unit
  • Parking
  • Pets by Arrangement
  • TV

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made up to 7 days before the booked date incur no charges. Thereafter the deposit may be retained. Cancellations with less than 48 hours notice may result in the total amount for the booked accommodation being charged to your credit card