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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 16 April 2016

One of the best hotels we have ever stayed in--and we are frequent travelers! The reception area is welcoming and the staff delightful. The room was comfortable and offered all of the necessary amenities in a stylish and contemporary manner. Breakfast was great! Loved the guest laundry.

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TheGeorgeGM, General Manager at The George Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear CWBT It is wonderful to hear you rate us as one of the best hotels you have stayed in and we are especially pleased to receive your positive feedback on the welcoming service you received from our team, your room and its amenities, the breakfast you enjoyed and also that you took advantage of our complimentary guest laundry. We...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Our overall experience was very good. The rooms were beautiful and looked like they had been recently renovated. Only one restaurant was open, but the food was great. Portions were small, but presentation and taste were wonderful. The only issue was the last night when we happened to get a very group in the room above us the last night....

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TheGeorgeGM, General Manager at The George Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear Bugsyapk We are pleased to hear that overall you had an enjoyable experience with us recently and that your room and the meal you enjoyed in 50 Bistro met with your satisfaction. We are however concerned to hear of the disturbances you encountered on your last night with us from the room above. We have since held discussions internally...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent hotel. We stayed for one night while stopping through Christchurch. Beds were clean and comfy, room temperature was comfy, shower had decent water pressure. Service was unbelievably fast and efficient; every thing we called down for, (a salad, a shaving kit, toothbrushes) was delivered in 5-10 minutes. They quickly made us takeaway Americanos so we could hit the road...

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TheGeorgeGM, General Manager at The George Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear nac212 We are thrilled to know that all aspects of your recent stay with us met with your expectations and that you particularly appreciated the comfort of your room and its amenities, the service you received from all our team, our complimentary guest car-parking and our location. We hope we might welcome you back in the future and thank...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Beautiful, luxurious hotel located across the road from the beautiful Hagley Park, with easy walking tracks and the botanical gardens. Close to the CBD , cafes and restaurants. Friendly helpful staff. I would highly recommend staying here.

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TheGeorgeGM, General Manager at The George Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear wayneg212 We are very pleased to receive your positive description of our property and to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Thank you for your recommendation and for taking the time to post your review. Kind regards Bruce Garrett General Manager

St Neots, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This is a lovely hotel in a good location with friendly and efficient staff. The room and bathroom are very well appointed and comfortable The food in 50 Bistro was great too I loved free gift of a George bear too, a very nice touch which means I'll certainly remember this hotel

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Dear Lisa C We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and to know that the friendly service you received from our team, the meals you enjoyed in 50 Bistro and our little memento of your time with us, George Bear, all left a positive impression on you. Thank you for taking the time to post...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Well located with superior appointments.One of those unique small private hotels. It's got everything, restaurants in house and nearby with the sightseeing trams also close.I would definitely return here.

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TheGeorgeGM, General Manager at The George Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear 534desh Thank you for your feedback following your recent stay with us. We are delighted that everything during your stay met with your expectations and we do hope we will have another opportunity to welcome you back on a future visit. Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Kind regards Bruce Garrett General Manager

Ilkley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2016

This is a lovely hotel with beautiful rooms and excellent service. My lovely friend George, the teddy bear, has come home with me and will be travelling when I go travelling from now on. A very fitting last night before our trip home again.

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TheGeorgeGM, General Manager at The George Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear Viola292014 We are very pleased to hear you chose to spend your last night in NZ with us and that it was such a pleasant experience for you. We are also delighted that George Bear can look forward to many travels with you. Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Kind regards Bruce Garrett General Manager

Lincoln Park, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Loved the hotel. Was welcomed warmly and room was well apportioned and the bathroom was great. Loved the bidet! Didn't stay long but location across from park and close to town was perfect. Would recommend and come back when in the area.

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TheGeorgeGM, General Manager at The George Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear Lisa S Thank you for your kind words following your recent stay. We are delighted you enjoyed our location, your room and its amenities and that you appreciated the warm welcome you received from our team. Thank you for your recommendation and for taking the time to post your review. Kind regards Bruce Garrett General Manager

Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Stayed for a couple of nights recently to attend a wedding. Really pleased we did. Lovely hotel and the staff could not do enough for us. Well located opposite Hagley Park and an easy walk to the city centre. Bistro restaurant served great food and the barman mixes a mean champagne cocktail.

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Dear Deborah O We are delighted you chose to stay with us recently whilst attending a wedding and that you had an enjoyable time. It is particularly pleasing to hear that the service you received during your stay made such an impression on you and that you also enjoyed your meal in 50 Bistro. Thank you for taking the time...

Bucks
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Really enjoyed staying in this hotel. Luxurious and everything you need. Comfy large bed, good quality bedding, pillows and nice towels. Plenty of room to move around. Free "George"teddy as a gift was a really nice souvenir. Restaurant food for breakfast and dinner was excellent, as was service. Location good - quiet area near the City park. Would recommend to...

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Dear shbucks Thank you for the positive feedback you have provided following your recent stay with us. It is wonderful that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay and particularly appreciated the comfort and quality of our beds and linen, your dining experiences, the service you received and our location. Thank you for your recommendation and for taking the time...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The George is the essence of supreme comfort. Its 53 spacious rooms are designed with a stylish eye for detail, complete with luxury amenities. With a one-to-one ratio of staff to guests, impeccable service is guaranteed. In 2013, 2012 and 2010 it was recognised as ‘New Zealand’s #1 City Hotel’ in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards, was New Zealand’s Leading Boutique Hotel’ 2006 – 2010 & 2012 – 2013 in the World Travel Awards. The George offers discerning travellers superb comfort and individual attention in an intimate ambiance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The George Christchurch

Address: 50 Park Terrace, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: ₹ 15,496 - ₹ 35,293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The George Christchurch 5*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
The George Christchurch Hotel Christchurch
The George Hotel Christchurch
George Hotel Christchurch
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#3 Green Hotel in Christchurch
#6 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#7 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#15 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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“We had a room overlooking the 'garden', not the best of views but the room was very comfortable and the amenities modern”
 of 5 bubbles mollynz2017, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Park Suite looking over looking Hagley Park”
  • Park Suite Settee
  • View of Hagley Park
 of 5 bubbles RogerLowestoft, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had room overlooking Hagley Park - great views and not noisy”
  • Soaking tub
  • Closets - well furnished with luxury towels, bathrobes, etc.
  • Seating area - conveniently closed off from bedroom
  • View from Hagley Park
  • Kitchenette
 of 5 bubbles BH136, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Cannt comment as we took what was offered as part of a tour group.”
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“stay away from first floor noisy function rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Markfiftyfive, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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