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City Centre Motel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The motel was ideally situated for us driving in and out in 24 hours, just breaking our journey. We mistakenly left our phone adapter in the room and the receptionist contacted us by phone and email so we were able to go back to get it. Very impressed by their kindness and prompt work tracking us down. Great wifi and...

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reception was very helpful in regard to a later check in. Loved the setup of the large one bedroom apartment- plenty of room and a bit of privacy for two ladies traveling together. We would stay there again.

Thank Gay R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really really thank you for your hospitality. Especially thank you for your help to find my iPhone. Sorry I didn't get your name. The room was clean, wifi worked well. We enjoyed staying at city centre motel.

Thank 振中 徐
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is well situated basic accommodation for visiting central Christchurch. Close to good restaurants on Victoria and an easy walk to the Botanic Gardens. Rooms are tidy with the usual self-catering appliances. Very quiet location with parking in central court off of a main street 10 minutes walk from the city core (under reconstruction).

Thank Ralph B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This motel has a great location just a 10-minute walk from downtown. It's very clean, good size rooms, free parking, wifi and kitchenette with crockery in the room. Our room location was a little noisy but people did quiet down fairly early at night. The drapes let in a lot of light so I was glad to have my eye...

Thank EmOnTheGo
new zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff we encountered were all very helpful and friendly. The room was clean and the Wifi worked well. Its a good 15 minute walk from the city and there were a few roadworks going on but this is to be expected. We would stay again but try to get an upstairs room as we were woken up several times...

Thank Kiwiduo50
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The City Centre Motel offers rooms on the small side. They are clean and functional but rather bland. The kitchenette does not have cooking plates. There's a microwave, toaster, ketlle, plunger and a good fridge. Service is friendly and overall the place is good value.

Thank Willem K
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Quite a nice place, decent location, and with a friendly reception that lent us a hot plate. Parking is easy, the wifi is fast, and the area is quiet. The kitchenette was a bit cramped though, particularly with the hot plate.

Thank Twaize
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

City Centre Motel is located in good location, only 10 mins by walk to the town centre but giving very quiet and peaceful at night to stay. Room and Bathroom are very good and clean. It is value for money.

Thank Ekawit P
Absam, Austria
Reviewed 26 January 2017

City Centre Motel is on the main road into town and in walking distance to the town centre.We arrived after midnight and everything was prepared to get to our apartment even our breakfast for the next morning was ready for us in the fridge.

Thank Renate562016

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Winner of the Tripadvisor Traveler's Choice Award for 2011 and 2012, this much sought after central city motel offers quiet comfort and yet is only 400metres to some of the city's best restaurants and bars. Winner of the Summer 2009 Garden Awards for Hotel/Motels, the City Centre Motel is a peaceful haven in the heart of our glorious Garden City. All apartments are set well back from the road and we offer free WiFi and lots of free off street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Centre Motel

Address: 876 Colombo Street | Christchurch Centrial, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: ₹ 5,565 - ₹ 9,612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Centre Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel Style:
#12 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#17 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#21 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
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“Upstairs would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Kiwiduo50, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Even numbered rooms are upstairs, odd are downstairs”
 of 5 bubbles McFly91, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs units might be a bit quieter being above the street and parking area level”
 of 5 bubbles nccouple50, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room on the higher floor to avoid getting broken into.”
 of 5 bubbles CPP84, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a ground floor room if you have difficulty with stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Talise_04, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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