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Diplomat Motel

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“papanui road”(7 reviews)
“outdoor spa”(2 reviews)
“road noise”(6 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Spa
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star Hotel
The Diplomat Motel consists of 4 x 56m2 x 2 bedroom family units and 12 x 32m2 large studios. Each unit is fully self contained with full oven,microwave,pots,pans,cutlery,crockery,toaster,tea,coffee etc. There is a shower and vanity in the bathroom and separate W.C. In the main studio...
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127 Papanui Road | Merivale, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
7.9 km to Christchurch Intl Airport
19 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.8 km from Christchurch Botanic Gardens
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Have stayed here a few times. Studios are ok but the two bedroom units are very run down and need updating. Cleaners need a few lessons too. We had many issues with faulty or old light bulbs, no toilet paper, no tissues, a faulty smoke...More

Thank Mary Ann O
Reviewed 26 February 2018

As we had a reunion to attend in Merivale we found the position of this motel perfect. Easy walking distance to shops, hairdresser and a number of restaurants and cafes. It is an older motel but every attempt was made to make the living bedroom...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We have stayed here numerous times in the past, and although the bathrooms are well past overdue for an update, the comfortable beds made up for it. Not this time. We arrived after a late flight to a room with a really strong foul odour,...More

Thank Nicola D
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Clean, comfortable, spacious. Well equipped kitchen, we cooked meals for ourselves, good supermarket just a short walk up the street. Staff friendly and room cleaned during our 2 night stay. Struggling to say anything negative, but perhaps the decor isn’t fashionable and the bubbles didn’t...More

Thank Rockley B
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Room was very dark and cramped, and stuck in a back corner. Pool looked dodgy, wifi was very sporadic (which was not okay as I had work to do). Pros - staff were friendly, and unit was basically clean.

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Spa
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Price range
US$67 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#33 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$67 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#33 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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