As new owners, Cynthia and Kevin Hessell welcome you to MacKenzie Motel, at 12 School Road, in the heart of Fairlie. We offer warm and affordable hospitality to ensure you enjoy your stay in Fairlie the gateway to the Mackenzie basin.
Our renovated motel units are situated in the heart of Fairlie, just 44km from Lake Tekapo. There is the choice of 4 studio units with ensuite, new beds and heaters, mini kitchenette and free WiFi. There are flatscreen TVs with Freeview. A continental breakfast is available on request. All units have a private deck and courtyard plus a covered carpark.
This is an ideal base to enjoy the adventures and great outdoors of this scenic area, with Lake Opuha, Mt Dobson ski field and an 18-hole golf course nearby. It also makes an ideal stop-off on your journey to the Mackenzie Basin, being 26mins drive to Lake Tekapo. The Fairlie township is on the Scenic Route from Christchurch (180km) to Queenstown (300km) and is a 168km drive to Aoraki Mt Cook. We are close to a supermarket, shops, restaurants, cafés, a petrol station and a bank.