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Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 November 2015

New management, good cleaning, good service. Quit on night with good sleep. The price they make is match the value. location is perfact, wearhouse is oppite the road. Busy street just 5 minutes drive.

1 Thank Eric669
Timaru, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2015

very good location that walking distance to Westfield Mall, food town and pub. Room is tidy and reasonable conditon with the price. We appreciated Mo the manager of Motel did a lot some extra service for our family. Will come back next time.

Thank PaddyJohn007
Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2015

Travel Around south island with my friends. Stayed in Unit 3, very friendly moteler, and easy car parking. The manager very patient and helpful to give us many suggestions in our trip. Our stay is comforable for three and the kitchen is nice and tidy.

Thank Hank T
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 November 2014

we are nomal family comes from China looking for a economical at CHCH for 2 days. We found Tui Lodge at TA, and walked-in. It was a tidy accommondation site with clean rooms and convenient location, the manager there was a very friendly young man gives us lots of help and guidance of the city. Though it looks a bit... More 

1 Thank yuan q
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We had a trip of TranzAlpine from CHCH to Greymouth, so stayed CHCH one night, the motel is tiny, but the room is spacious inside, tidy and comfortable. The reason of staying at Tui Lodge is which close the rail station. The reception staff is nice young man, very friendly and helpful, who gave us lots of useful information about... More 

Thank Claire C
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2014

We were looking for a cheap place for two nights for a family of four. This motel was cheap, and did the job. It's probably past its use-by date in some ways, but our beds were clean and warm, the shower worked fine and the place did the job for us. However, the heat pump only put out cool air,... More 

1 Thank Tremont59
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

I am from Christchurch and was back home to visit family, We stayed in a number of available motels and camping grounds, accommodation is hard to find even for the people still living there. BUT I would rather have stayed in the car for my last night. This was the most disgusting place I have ever been into. We are... More 

2 Thank transam41

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Booked 2 Bedroom for 2 couples and found 1 bedroom with queen bed and single bed. 2nd bedroom with single bed. How about that. There was a pull out double in lounge but with that out there was no room. In the end we had to pay for 2 studio units side by side. Not very good. We had a... More 

Thank Jill C
Brisbane, Australia
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116 reviews
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Reviewed 20 September 2013

Stayed one night, accommodation was scarce in Christchurch and only wanted 1 night until we flew out the next morning. Our room backed onto the owner/manager's room and the walls were not noiseproof. Towels were old and hard, carpet worn, small kitchenette with old appliances and everthing was a bit grubby.

1 Thank SuzeBrisbane
Nelson, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Stayed here one night when accomodation in Christchurch was impossible to find. Very old and basic Motel -badly in need of refurbishment - carpet in our unit worn in one place to bare weaving under neath. Black mould/ dirt in and around shower and loo - electric blankets barely heated up and the heaters were so old they were positively... More 

Thank NellieApp

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Tui Lodge Motel

Address: 286 Blenheim Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: ₹ 4,935 - ₹ 5,895 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tui Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Unit one is close the road but unit six is the quite one”
 of 5 bubbles Hanks2112, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Twin Studio”
 of 5 bubbles clairec170, 4 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We were right next to the road and that didn't make it any easier.”
 of 5 bubbles 79jillc, 24 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Avoid unless price is your overiding factor.”
 of 5 bubbles SuzeBrisbane, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Probably stay further away from the road if you want a quieter night.”
 of 5 bubbles RoseStevens, 29 Jan 2013 | Read review
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