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Heritage Christchurch

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Twizel, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is absolute gold. For what you get, it's cheap. The beds are the comfiest I have ever slept in and that includes my own! Service is brilliant. Food is great. OGB bar is small and has a wonderful atmosphere. Really good craft beers. Excellent gins. I was here two weeks in a row due to an over night...

Thank Sheena B
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was travelling around South Island in a family of 4 (adults) for 10 days - staying in a variety of different 'classes' of hotels. Christchurch was both the landing and departing city and I needed a nice hotel following an 11 hour flight. We spent 3 nights in this hotel and found it extremely comfortable. It is very well...

Thank theleadbitters
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a great place to stay when in Christchurch. It's location is central, it's an easy walk to all downtown destinations, and the suites are wonderful. We heard no noise from either neighbors or the street. The suites are roomy and wonderfully appointed. The amenities are comprehensive, as are the appointments. Staff is helpful and sweet. Breakfasts are excellent,...

Thank Richard D
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Classic car club weekend in and around Christchurch. Most of us, and our beloved chariots stayed at the Heritage Hotel. A most comfortable and satisfying place in which to spend time. The staff couldn't have been more obliging and the rooms and decor are top shelf. In all, highly recommended. Sincere thanks!

Thank hawksmoor2015
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our first visit to the Heritage Christchurch, and the first time we had been in the city since the earthquake. We were just amazed at how good the hotel was, both in terms of its condition and in terms of the service we received there. The building is such a welcome sight, like a grand lady she has...

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked a 1 room suite and when we checked in we were upgraded to a 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 2 story suite. Very spectacular. How the OGB has been restored and preserved is amazing. As the OGB made it through the 2010 earthquake is testimony to how great a restoration was completed. the front desk staff was very...

Thank Larry K
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I generally like luxury travel, but Christchurch doesn't really have five star hotels - so I decided to opt for a heritage building, as that's my next favourite thing - hotels with character and a story to tell. Housed in a grand old government building, we stayed in Suite 35 which was a spacious 2-storey room with an upstairs bedroom...

Thank jetsetter741
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did not stay at the heritage this time but found the luxury last time a special treat.. however we did go for a drink pre-dinner and couldn't resist after dinner as well. Reason I am writing review is I was so impressed with staff, bar staff and doormen (security). I love the hospitality industry where staff have attention to...

Thank LandJ66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Heritage Christchurch rises like a Phoenix in the center of ChCh where the earthquake destruction is most evident. It's a grand and luxurious reinvention of a former government building. High ceilings, vast hallways, stained glass and grand staircases add to the old world feeling. Our one bedroom suite was on two levels, as it appears they all may be,...

Thank Jewelsworld
Clevedon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed on first and last nights of our visit to New Zealand. A beautifully renovated property, with rooms being suites, bedroom areas being on mezzanine floors. Wide passages and grand staircase gives the hotel an exclusive feel. The rooms are generously sized and well equipped. The bathroom (with a washing machine and dryer behind cupboard doors) and kitchenette is good...

Thank The_Dizzys

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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Christchurch is a long way from the Mediterranean - nevertheless, the opulence of an Italian High Renaissance Palazzo awaits you at the Heritage Christchurch. Designed by Joseph Clark Maddison and opened in 1913, the hotel is listed as a category one building on the Historic Places Trust Register, reflecting its status as a building of national significance. The hotel's grand design is fitting: after all, Christchurch is regarded as the Garden City, and is regarded internationally for its culture and refinement. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Heritage Christchurch

Address: 28 - 30 Cathedral Square, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $235 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Heritage Christchurch 4.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Heritage Christchurch Hotel Christchurch
Christchurch Heritage Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#6 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#7 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#7 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#18 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
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“avoid a room on the main street”
957gracew, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Second floor to get away from street noise”
R3116CKelizabethb, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any one on the first floor, rooms on the east side get a lot of sun.”
Scotby, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask. Avoid building site side?”
RaibeartAlba, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Do not be put off by the regeneration of Christchurch following the earthquake”
CML30, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
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