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Distinction Christchurch Hotel

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The newly renovated Distinction Christchurch Hotel is ideally positioned in the heart of the city only a few minutes' walk from the Avon River, Botanical Gardens, Christchurch Casino, Cashel Mall and future Christchurch Convention Centre. The ten storey, 4.5 star Christchurch hotel offers 179 elegant, air-conditioned hotel rooms including 3 floors of brand new Superior Rooms and Suites. Designed to suit everyone from business travellers requiring spacious, contemporary accommodation with the latest technology including large, flat screen Smart TVs to those travellers seeking a place to relax and unwind after a day exploring Canterbury’s vibrant attractions. Complementing this brand new accommodation are conference facilities catering up to 200 delegates. The stylish Gumption Restaurant & Bar, the perfect place to enjoy drinks and delicious cuisine with friends or colleagues.
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Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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We stayed here in February for 2 nights as part of a coach tour. We were really impressed at the standard of the hotel and rooms and the staff were excellent throughout. The hotel is brilliantly located in the centre of the city and within easy reach of all the touristy
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We stayed here on the last night of our honeymoon. Service was excellent, decor beautiful. Valet service was awesome as well. Most comfiest bed we have ever stayed in and the bathroom was beautiful. Brilliant location as well. Will definalty be back!
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Well located right in the centre of Christchurch opposite the damaged cathedral. Many rooms have been refurbished and are of high standard, Food and other services as one would expect from a city hotel. Friendly staff - as are all people in this lovely city.
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We have spent 5 nights at this hotel, including 15/03/19. On this terrible day the staff made us feel safe. Great rooms , very comfortable and all the staff were friendly and nothing was too much trouble. A special thank you to Jenni in the bar she was friendly and nothing was
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central location, excellent access to city centre, eateries, pubs, bars, restaurants, malls, shopping. Hotel has beautiful rooms with excellent facilities , big sized bathrooms, excellent conference facilities and good cuisine. It is bang opposite the Cathedral square and very
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Superior Twin Room
No lamps, kind of weird desk arrangements.
Nice bed, not much else to rave about
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where is CHC Art Gallery
About 10 mins walk down the road from the Distinction. come out of the door of the distinction turn left then then through the square and keep on walking it is on the right hand side of the road.
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where is the art gallery
walk from the cathederal square down towards the arts centre, and its on the corner of hereford and the one way system of madras street. cant miss it, a huge glass museum! you can have lunch there as well, in the cafe.
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"Overlooking the Cathedral Square?"
"higher floor for a view of the CHC revival"
"Best views"
"No laundry service at weekends"
US$129 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
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