We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Chardonnay Motor Lodge

    170 Johns Road, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 5144
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$111
    US$102
    SAVE US$9
    US$105
    US$111
    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (25)
    Storyboard
    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good46%
    • Average16%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “motor lodge” (9 reviews)
    “some tlc” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Chardonnay Motor Lodge
    Special Offer: Free Airport Shuttle
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    24 Dec25 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$102.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Christchurch hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["META_ABSOLUTE_PRICING","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "ef71b70347f5420d9fd2de8e68c8dcdb", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":302064,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78925716],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":102,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"ef71b70347f5420d9fd2de8e68c8dcdb","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":111,"lowestMetaPrice":102,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":111,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":111,"lowestMetaPrice":102,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":111,"hotelName":"Chardonnay Motor Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImVmNzFiNzAzNDdmNTQyMGQ5ZmQyZGU4ZTY4YzhkY2RiIiwiQUlLIjoiNWEwNjViY2Y0N2I2NGNlNjg2OGNlNTE0ZTY1NTUzNDEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "24/12/2017", "checkOut": "25/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$102", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"78925716":"OrbitzEWS","32692087":"Expedia","32479526":"BookingCom","54241799":"TravelocityEWS","79484353":"CheapTicketsEWS","76488914":"Hotwire","109309708":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (59)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 58 reviews

    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed here as our first stop after a long flight and at the start of our two week vacation. The location was convenient, although due to construction on the main highway it was harder to find coming from the airport than...More

    Thank Drew D
    Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 7 November 2017

    Thank you for your review. Coming from the airport you now take the Rosebank/ Belfast exit before you get onto the Motorway. Our entrance is on Groynes Drive which that exit takes you directly to. There is a lock on the main door, the doors...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    Free airport pick-up was much appreciated - thank you Gerald. Very happy with my room - comfortable and warm and I had everything I needed. The added extra of some home-made baking on arrival was a lovely touch - thank you Sharyn. Yes, I would...More

    Thank takenotice
    Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 9 July 2017

    Thank you for giving us a review. I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay and you appreciated the extra little touches. Our location is very convient if you are attending a function at Rosebank Winery which is right next door to us. A lovely venue...More

    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    We booked through flybuys for 1 night and feel 700 fly buy points totally wasted. The cleanliness was fair. Missing handles on the wardrobe, dirty sinktop in the bathroom. Broken flush button on the toilet. The join between carpet and lino very poor and had...More

    1  Thank Bron B
    Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 28 October 2017

    We will look into the little issues you raised. The outside light can be turned off, instructions in compedium. With the dirty sinktop we leave the window on saftey latch so dust may had blown in from outside, sorry we should of checked it. We...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    Great hosts - picked me up free of charge from the airport, even though my flight got in at 9.30pm. Room while basic was clean, tidy, warm. Great shower, tv, comfortable and central. Close to airport.

    Thank 688tanjak
    Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 18 August 2017

    Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again when you are next in Christchurch.

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    We stayed here because it was close to our family. The room was quite adequate, the bed was excellent and despite being on a pretty busy road it was quiet in the evenings. Don't know about daytime, we were not there and there is some...More

    Thank Hugh M
    Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 20 May 2017

    Thanks McIntyre's. Interesting review with a number of guesses. The subdivision doesn't create any noise for us and there's very little building activity there. Your unit is set well back from the road so very little road noise night or day. Sorry about the shower,...More

    Amross Court Motor Lodge
    752 reviews
    #2 of 146 hotels in Christchurch
    7.7 km
     
    Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch
    1,476 reviews
    #4 of 146 hotels in Christchurch
    6.7 km
     
    Garden City Motel
    101 reviews
    #45 of 146 hotels in Christchurch
    3.2 km
     
    Peppers Clearwater Resort
    739 reviews
    #20 of 146 hotels in Christchurch
    1.3 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #54 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Booking.com, Priceline, Orbitz, Travelocity, TripOnline SA and Cancelon so you can book your Chardonnay Motor Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Christchurch
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (25)
    Hotel & Grounds (27)
    Bathroom (5)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 146 hotels in Christchurch
    Peppers Clearwater Resort
    739 reviews
    1.25 km away
     
    Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch
    1,476 reviews
    6.73 km away
     
    Garden City Motel
    101 reviews
    3.22 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Styx and Stone
    177 reviews
    1.31 km away
    The Option Bistro and Wines
    72 reviews
    .79 km away
    The Lakes Restaurant
    59 reviews
    1.28 km away
    Peppers Clearwater Resort Resturant
    36 reviews
    1.21 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Groynes
    53 reviews
    .12 km away
    Styx Mill Conservation Reserve
    14 reviews
    1.34 km away
    Fanfare - SCAPE Public Art
    6 reviews
    1.37 km away
    Clearwater Golf Club
    23 reviews
    1.26 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Tracy1570
    2 January 2015|
    Answer
    Response from ChardonnayMotorLodge | Property representative |
    Hi Thank you for your question. Sorry we don't provide a free shuttle service but there are commercial shuttle operators and taxis from the airport to our place. We are only 8mins from the airport.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "if booking through flybuys ask to pay a little more and get an upgrade"
    Read review
    "I stayed in both unit 4 and 1, 1 is more modern and only has 1 neighbouring unit."
    Read review
    "Room 8 has wheelchair access."
    Read review
    "Ask the owner for a quiet room, away from the highway and any construction noise."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing