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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

112 Jacks Pass Road - Alpine Holiday Homes

 Well maintain property close to central Hamner. The perfect retreat for a hot North Canterbury summer. 

5 Chalet Crescent - Alpine Holiday Homes

 Was very close to town and it was a lovely area 

112 Jacks Pass Road - Alpine Holiday Homes

 Just far away enough that it's a good stroll into town 

21 Cheltenham Street - Hanmer Holiday Homes

 Great house - loads of room for everyone. Awesome big section with trampoline and swings etc for the kids, lovely outdoor bbq area. The house itself is a bit tired, but location is superb! Great for families. 

12 Woodbank Road - Hanmer Holiday Homes

 Beautiful house & excellent facilities that well accommodated our group of 7 adults & 5 children. Very spacious house the toy room & toys were a hit with the kiddies. We would definitely stay at this house again 

POST RETREAT - Former Post Masters Residence

 Loved the location and set up for kids and dog, great stay, thanks.