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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

For me there’s no other place to stay in Christchurch. There’s been a refreshing change at front of house and the place has a more homely feel now. We took advantage of the free barbecue before we strolled down to the beach. I’ll be back.

Thank SaxonFraser
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Tranquil Lodge for three nights at the end of February. The place itself is very clean and the owner, Shona, is so lovely! She was happy to help with anything, even helped us to get a free lift to the airport with...More

Thank jpd1232015
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with my girlfriend, very friendly, welcoming owners who were very helpful. Nice homely place, more like a guest house with a living area, kitchen and tv room. The bedroom (5 bed dorm) was comfortable but only downside was one plug...More

Thank Max L
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Nice place a 20 minute walk from Christchurch CBD. The owner Shona is very friendly and even bakes guests cake on occasions. The double room stayed in was a good size, and the communal kitchen was well stocked. There was also significant communal space including...More

Thank Willm63
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our three night stay here. A great location to use as a base to explore Christchurch with a handy little shopping area within a ten minute walk. The hosts are nice and informative. Would stay here again.

Thank Mat P
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US$ 19 - US$ 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 19 - US$ 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Pay a little extra for your own room."
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"Find another place to stay."
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"We had a room right down the end of the corridor. Extremely quiet and pleasant."
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"No room is a good room"
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