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    Akaroa Criterion Motel

    75 Rue Jolie | Akaroa Banks Penninsular, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 1215
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good28%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “top floor” (29 reviews)
    “no lift” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 273 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This small place is pure Nirvana. We'd flown into Christchurch, drove to Akaroa, and received a warm welcome from Felicity. It is people like her that made us fall in love with New Zealand. Our one regret was that we did not arrange to stay...More

    Thank MarcB13
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This motel is a gem. The price was very reasonable, the location was right in town and close to the water, the room was spacious and clean and the owner and staff were extremely friendly and helpful. I would definitely stay here again.

    Thank mattdawley
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Manager at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review of our motel, we are very pleased you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to meeting you again.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We rang to make our booking and the owner was really friendly and helpful and also accommodating, as we were travelling with our preschooler and baby. The mid level room was really spacious, with good quality beds and linen, and warm and modern. It was...More

    Thank carla_NZ
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Manager at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review of our motel, we are glad you enjoyed your stay, we look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Friendly staff, absolutely perfect tidy room, new furnitures and great views through window.The location is pefect like close to isite(information centre) and supermarket. Definitely come back again and strongly recommend.

    Thank dreamnz1210
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Manager at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your wonderful review of our motel, we take pride in our rooms and service, we look forward to seeing you again.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    First time in Akaroa and our welcome at the Criterion was very warm and friendly. Lovely spacious room, clean, every thing we needed. Great view of the water. Close to resturants and bars. Breakfast next door at the little bakery a must. Would love to...More

    Thank Sonia M
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Manager at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your wonderful review of our motel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, we look forward to welcoming you back sometime.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$94 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Akaroa
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    • Akaroa Criterion Hotel Christchurch
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    Room Tips
    "Top end suite furthest from reception. Lovely views."
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    "Try to get a room overlooking the lake"
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    "We were on the top floor with a stunning view"
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