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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Motel is positioned on the outskirts of the city, but handy for the bus into the town centre. The accommodation is average but in need of refurbishment. The studio comprises a kitchen with microwave, boiling rings, kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery; shower room with separate toilet; bedroom/sitting room.; TV.

Thank M4zzy
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Such a nice warm relaxing motel. Very clean. Spacious. Nice to watch tv in a lazyboy chair. Walked to Woolston Shops. Great new supermarket. Woolston Bakery never fails always yumny food. Bed was very comfortable. Manager was a very pleasant gentlemen, nothing was a bother. On direct bus route from Chch airport which is a huge bonus. Although the place...

Thank Deb H
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I only went there to use the wifi quickly and the manager/owner was very nice and helpful, ended up having a nice 20min chat after about travelling New Zealand and Australia. Thanks for the help, I got there in the end. Would recommend for friendly staff

2Thank cricy002
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The Arcadia was in a good location for our need to be near family. It's not far from the road out to Sumner & Lyttleton, and conveniently located not too far out of Christchurch. The owners have done a nice job of upgrading both the kitchen and bathroom. A huge plus was sitting in a comfy recliner to relax and...

2Thank keithkez
New Zealand
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This motel was great. An older motel, but warm and cosy and so clean. Had a heat pump, heater in the bathroom and electric blankets on the beds. We stayed in a studio unit, had a great kitchen and bathroom. The man on reception was so friendly and helpful. Price was very reasonable. Motel was very quiet. Would definitely stay...

2Thank Travellingkiwi83
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay in Christchurch. Friendly hosts with spacious and cosy motel units. Definitely recommend to all.Only a short walk to the shops,close to town .Good rates I certainly wouldn't go past this cosy motel when I visit Christchurch again.

1Thank wisey21
Timaru, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Have you ever seen pictures of accommodation booked and paid for your stay but the reality was a disappointment? The Arcadia Motel exceeded its pretty pictures, We stayed in a spacious apartment complete with large kitchen dining Queen size bed,single bed and two Lazy Boy lounge chairs. The space was spotless and in good repair. Eating places and shops were...

1Thank Barbara J
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Just enjoyed a stay of several nights at Arcadia.We were in unit 10 which was well maintained and kept very clean with daily servicing of the room. Good shower and very comfortable bed-we slept like logs! Very efficient electric room heater and bed also has electric blanket.The site is on Ferry road between the city centre and the lovely seaside...

1Thank Bob s
Hornsea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We stayed 3 weeks at this lovely motel. Everything is as it says in the motel's write up Owner and staff (Suzy) could not have been more helpful. We stayed in room 8 which is tucked around the corner away from any noise and has a pleasant outlook. Everything you could wish for in the rooms - except AC but...

1Thank Jeannette W
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Arcadia is a fine establishment! Boasting apartment style motel suites, this stay was nice. Not a luxury establishment by any means, but the owner is the sweetest (spent a good amount of time recommending places to stop on our drive of the South Island) and the suites are well kept. The place is wonderful for the price and is a...

1Thank Sara S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Arcadia Motel

Address: 564 Ferry Road, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: ₹ 5,721 - ₹ 7,628 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arcadia Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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#27 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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“Rooms around the corner are on the quiet side. Disabled rooms very large”
 of 5 bubbles 688jeannettew, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We have stayed in many rooms...all are good - we have had no problems with any.”
 of 5 bubbles fionaf100, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in room 3”
 of 5 bubbles 79LouG, 1 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Got a room at the south side and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles guid0vanleuven, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Elsewhere would be better”
 of 5 bubbles 357ValM357, 19 Mar 2015 | Read review
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