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Christchurch Motel

252 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8041 New Zealand
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#68 of 155 hotels in Christchurch
The Christchurch Motel's convenient location is within walking distance of two major shopping centres, Canterbury University and many Restaurants. We offer comfortable accommodation and a commitment to good service that extends from a warm friendly greeting to an immediate hands-on response to our guests needs. The Christchurch Motel's location places it central to the airport, city centre, hospitals, the Botanical Gardens, Horncastle Arena the new AMI Stadium (home of Super and International rugby) We are also very close to wide range of dining options, movie theaters and an extensive range of shopping.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast available
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Self-serve laundry
Paid internet
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Room features
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Steve Thomason wrote a review Jul 2020
Had a great stay here. Owners were so nice and accommodating and nothing was a problem. We were allowed to keep our bags there past checkout time which was very convenient for us and kind of them. Room was fantastic with plenty of heaters and spacious. Thanks heaps and we will be back to stay another time.
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
W001 wrote a review Dec 2019
Arrowtown, New Zealand
We stayed 5 days over Christmas 2019 in a two room suite and enjoyed ourselves. The hosts were friendly and were always picking things up, keeping the whole place immaculate. There is a laundry which I took advantage of. Quite a few families there and their children played with scooters and ride-on toys in the central parking area. Plenty of parking too. The whole place was surprisingly quiet and I think the hosts kept an eye on anything which might become noisy.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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1 Helpful vote
Response from chchmotel, Manager at Christchurch Motel
Responded 29 Dec 2019
Great review thanks very much. We hope to see you again. Kind regards Brian & Bridget
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Judi B wrote a review Aug 2019
Nelson, New Zealand
This motel is very clean with friendly owner and good location for university and Riccarton area. However I found it very cold, it has only one quite small heater which didn't warm the area up enough for me. There was also no heater in the bathroom.
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
1 Helpful vote
Response from chchmotel, Manager at Christchurch Motel
Responded 9 Aug 2019
Sorry to hear that. Just let us know when your here next and we will bring another heater for you
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K.R wrote a review Jun 2019
We arrived well before check-in time, the manager was only too happy to let us check early which was great. Convenient parking. Convenient location. Clean & comfortable. We had a little trouble using the stovetop & unfortunately the wifi kept dropping out.
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Date of stay: June 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
Response from chchmotel, Manager at Christchurch Motel
Responded 24 Jun 2019
Glad you enjoyed your stay. Wifi is usually excellent? Not sure why that happened so my apologies. Regards Brian
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Foxmeister wrote a review May 2019
Nelson, New Zealand
Stayed here last year too. Visiting our kids at work and uni. A good standard average motel. Clean and easy and affordable too. Heater was on and room was warm upon arrival. Bed comfy, shower good and hosts friendly. On busy Riccarton Road but not too noisy and handy location. Thank you, will stay here again.
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Date of stay: May 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Response from chchmotel, Manager at Christchurch Motel
Responded 19 May 2019
Thank you for your positive review. Regards Brian
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US$61 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
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Frequently Asked Questions about Christchurch Motel
Which popular attractions are close to Christchurch Motel?
Nearby attractions include Christchurch Farmers' Market (1.2 km), Westfield Riccarton (1.0 km), and Temple Basin Ski Area (1.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Christchurch Motel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and self serve laundry.
Which room amenities are available at Christchurch Motel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Christchurch Motel?
Guests can enjoy breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Christchurch Motel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Christchurch Motel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Tuk Tuk Thai Street, Hello Vietnam, and Coriander's.
Are there any historical sites close to Christchurch Motel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Riccarton House & Bush (1.3 km), Mona Vale (2.1 km), and The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora (3.5 km).
Is Christchurch Motel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.