Northstar Motel

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+64 3 437 1190| [email protected]| 495A Thames Hwy, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand

Northstar Motel’s Units offer stylish accommodation in Oamaru, at an affordable price. Each motel room features your choice of either a super king size bed or two king single beds, a large cozy couch, full kitchen facilities and a modern bathroom.

Our elegantly furnished superior units offer the perfect motel accommodation for couples, individuals and corporate travellers.

Our family units provide great accommodation for families, groups or sports teams. Two interconnecting units, create a large space, with the option of privacy when required.


End an exciting day in Oamaru at Northstar Restaurant and Bar- quality food at affordable prices. Join us for lunch and dinner 7 days a week, or Sunday brunch for a weekend treat. We also cater for breakfasts on request.

At Northstar Restaurant and Bar, our high standard of food is created using as much local produce as possible and our delicious cuisine is beautifully presented. Check out our vibrant menu to see what takes your fancy!

Families and children are welcome and we offer a children’s dinner and dessert menu. Group bookings can easily be accommodated, with our large tables.


Northstar’s Bar has all the features for a great night out in Oamaru. Watch sport with friends on our big screen TVs, or enjoy a quiet drink during the week.

Our Oamaru bar has a selection of spirits and RTDs, a wide range of wines, sold by the glass, eight beers on tap, and a variety of non-alcoholic drinks.

Don’t forget we have a bottle store next door, for your convenience.

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The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is a grade 2-3 (easy to intermediate) cycle trail. There are a variety of trail surfaces. Riders are advised to take certain essentials with them (e.g. first aid, repair kit, water, food). Parts of the trail pass through alpine environments, where conditions can change.

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Getting Here

Located in the South Island of New Zealand, halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown, is the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail. It is recommended that you start your ride from Aoraki/Mt Cook - though there are numerous access points along the trail from which to start or end your ride.

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Trail Details & Maps

Each of the 9 maps show the elevation, trail surfaces, fitness, skill, traffic, safety notes, and highlights. Please consult the maps to ensure you are prepared for what you'll encounter on each section. Some sections are easy, others more difficult.

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See & Do

Want to know what you can do while visiting the South Island of New Zealand during your ride?

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