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Rydges Latimer Christchurch

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30 Latimer Square, Christchurch 8011 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews bloody mary cardboard cathedral modern hotel good size free wifi buffet breakfast city centre mini bar hotel restaurant rooms are large new zealand comfy bed reception staff the ground floor south island one night stay would stay again
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Reviewed yesterday

We were lucky enough to stay at Rydges on very short notice and the staff were excellent; they assisted us every way possible. The room was great as we had a complimentary upgrade; the bar & restaurant were as you would expect in a property...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights in a King bed room. Room was quiet, sound proofing was appreciated, and bed was very comfortable making for a good night's sleep each night. Shower had good pressure and bathroom had plenty of bench space. Staff were friendly and...More

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Thank sweet631
Response from Latimer_Rydges, Manager at Rydges Latimer ChristchurchResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi sweet631 Many thanks for the feedback and so pleased to read that you enjoyed the stay with us - an more importantly the staff were able to assist with your bookings. Glad you enjoyed the location and enjoyed the stay with us and hope...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As a wheelchair user, I found the staff at the Rydges very accommodating. The accessible room I stayed in was very nice and spacious enough to get my chair around. The restaurant and staff were awesome and room service was great. Definitely stay there again....More

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Thank Aj P
Response from Latimer_Rydges, Manager at Rydges Latimer ChristchurchResponded 3 days ago

Hi Aj P Thanks so much for the feedback and thrilled that the accessible room met your needs. So pleased to also read that the restaurant team also looked after you. Apologies for the issue with the mini bar and will follow this one up....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely stay in the CBD with plenty of eateries within 10 minutes walk. Fantastically clean hotel situated right next to the Cardboard cathedral. Lovely, big, super comfortable beds. Ample parking available on site. Nice big bathroom as well.

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Thank Sheenal C
Response from Latimer_Rydges, Manager at Rydges Latimer ChristchurchResponded 3 days ago

Dear Sheenal C Glad to read that you enjoyed the stay with us and the facilities meet your needs. We do hope to see you again soon. Many thanks

Reviewed 4 days ago

Staff were very friendly and helpful, my room was just lovely- clean, comfortable and enough space. Loved the breakfasts! Great location, close to everywhere I wanted to be. Excellent conference venue, too.

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Thank Judi J
Response from Latimer_Rydges, Manager at Rydges Latimer ChristchurchResponded 3 days ago

Hi Judi J Many thanks for the feedback and so pleased that the Hotel met all of your needs and you found the location excellent as well. We hope to have the chance to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards

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Rydges Latimer Christchurch overlooks scenic Latimer Square, in the heart of the city. Newly built 100% compliant to new building standards and opened in 2013 this 4.5 star hotel is five levels high and offers 138 More accommodation rooms spread over the first four floors. The fifth floor boasts a penthouse apartment with breathtaking views stretching from the Port Hills to the Southern Alps. Premier conference and event facilities with 11 flexible spaces housing up to 500 delegates. All spaces are flooded with natural light, integrated audio visual equipment, exceptional menu options and a dedicated team of conference professionals is on had to assist in the planning and facilitation. Located on the ground floor is Bloody Mary's Bar-Lounge-Grill, a premium steakhouse featuring some of the finest locally sourced ingredients from right here in Canterbury. New York steakhouse meets Kiwi hospitality for a true beef lover’s dream. You will be eager to ‘steak’ your claim. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
138
Price range
US$104 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
138
Price range
US$104 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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cece2468
31 December 2017|
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Response from nick a | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a free hotel shuttle but taxis are usually easy to catch and the distance is not too far. if there are five of you I would contact blue bubble taxis over the internet or ask the hotel to arrange one for you... More
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Keeley Y
9 September 2017|
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Response from TBM4US | Reviewed this property |
NO Parking Costs @ this Hotel, they onsite parking
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tonychrissy
17 June 2017|
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Response from Donna G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, ours was one of the smaller ones but nice.
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Room Tips
"Go for a corner room with a balcony. Two different views. Balcony is small but great!"
deslie3535
1 week ago
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"All rooms have soundproofing."
sweet631
3 weeks ago
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"I was only offered one option which was look out on the back street"
gordon35au
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room above the fist floor so you don't end up looking into the apartments next door."
Whiritoa
19 Aug 2018
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