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Arcadia Motel

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Arcadia Motel offers air conditioned studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom accommodation just outside of Christchurch's central business district and 450 metres from Garrick Memorial Park set in historical Woolston, on the banks of the Heathcote River. All rooms are spacious and feature kitchenette or full kitchen facilities, including a dining area, separate sitting area, satellite Sky TV and a private bathroom. Guests can enjoy the comforts of unlimited free WiFi, an outdoor BBQ area, on-site garden and children's playground. The spacious grounds offer extensive secure parking for a wide range of vehicles including trucks, boats, mobile homes, motorcycles, trailers and caravans. Arcadia Motel is on the "P" Christchurch Airport bus route (currently just a $8.50 ride away) with stops at the gate or shuttle transportation can be arranged for you (fees apply).
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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We stopped one night in this motel while our fifth wheeler was having some maintenance/work done on it.. They're pet friendly and were very welcoming. Our rooms were clean and warm - it had everything we needed. The beds and shower were great; we would certainly stay again
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This place is wonderful, right down to the lovely staff who check you are comfortable and have everything you need. Very pet friendly, my 3 dogs were allowed inside the unit and perfect location with the river right there to walk them. Beds were comfortable, heat pump was
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Thanks a million Geoff Lester for your outstanding hospitality during our recent 10 night stay in your nice, clean, warm, 1 bedroom motel. Very much appreciated. Will certainly be looking forward to our next stay. Thankyou to your friendly staff in the office and your friendly
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This had been with no doubt the best place to stay in Christchurch. The location is great,it is easily accessible to many sites and activities. There is a various restaurants within walking distance which made Arcadia the wonderful place to stay. An exceptional place with warm
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stayed in an accessible studio for a night while visiting for a party being held close to motel. Unit was huge very light and airy and spotlessly clean.. very well equipped and owner extremely obliging with any other needs (apologies again for the late wakeup call Geoff!)
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"Arcadia motel has wheelchair accessibility units. It is also great place for families and groups..they have large units."
"Rooms at the rear are quietest"
"Rooms around the corner are on the quiet side. Disabled rooms very large"
"We have stayed in many rooms...all are good - we have had no problems with any."
"We stayed in room 3"
US$88 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
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