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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train station”(50 reviews)
“free shuttle”(21 reviews)
“next morning”(20 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived the afternoon before leaving on the Tranzalpine train. We wanted somewhere to stay that would be convenient for getting the railway station by 7:45am, this motel is perfect. The motel is within easy walking distance to a bus stop, so it was simple...More

Thank AllanOrewa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights here either side of our trip on the Tranzalpine, host was wonderful very friendly and helpful. Motel is close to great food, transport and the Arena. A ride to the train station was also included made our trip so much easier....More

Thank Tinnie26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great location for seeing events at AMI and Horncastle arena. The bus into the city was around the corner with food and bars nearby. Motel was clean and tidy and we had a good night's sleep in a comfy bed. We were even...More

Thank ukescapee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great motel to stay. Handy walking distance to good places to eat. Superb service, came back later one evening to find heater in unit had been turned on along with the lights. We did the Tranzalpine and it was great that our host dropped us...More

Thank Tricia5964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took two rooms at the Arena Motel and had a comfortable night with my wife, sister and her two sons. Wifi was good and the TV had some 50 ski channels. The manager was very attentive and all round we had a very nice...More

Thank Robert Charles I
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#23 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#23 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nurugsanoi
9 February 2017|
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Response from HuseinE | Reviewed this property |
Take the airport shuttle. Cheap and it's good.
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Lynne L
7 November 2016|
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Response from Jill_445 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, we were only there for one night. They offer a laundry service but that doesn't mean they have driers for your to use. I am sure if you emailed them they will be able to answer your question
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"Upstairs room with the Queen bed and single is brilliant for a couple"
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"Spa Bath room great for relaxing after long train ride"
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