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Chardonnay Motor Lodge

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
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“stayed here”(7 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Airport Transportation
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

A late change to travel plans meant I had to stay in Chch, and I received excellent service when I rang to inquire and also when I arrived and checked in. Service is personal and friendly, a nice touch to be shown to my room....More

Thank 86Aurora
Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 11 November 2014

Thank you for your review. I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It's good to know that you enjoyed the selection on our Sky 50 + channels. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 25 October 2014

we were put into the Chardonnay by wotif as an alternative to another booking which was not to be honoured. We were very impressed that the owner showed us to our unit, rather than just say 'unit 5 - around the corner'. We were also...More

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Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 11 November 2014

Thank you for your review. I'm please that you enjoyed your stay and we will look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 18 August 2014

We found this lodge to be a bit below average for a 4-star qualmark property. Cons: The water pressure in the shower and basin (at least in room 5) was barely enough to wash up. The room is heated only by an in-wall electric unit...More

Thank golerjoe
Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 31 August 2014

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Qualmark has recently accessed us and have given us a very strong 4 star rating. The heater in the unit is more than adequate to heat the room and you can easily set it on...More

Reviewed 18 May 2014

We stayed here three times in the space of two weeks due to travelling back and forth around the area. Comfortable serviceable rooms that were clean and exactly what we needed. Close to the airport, and five minutes to two supermarkets, which made our journey...More

1  Thank Rebecca B
Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 20 May 2014

Thank you taking the time to post a review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We are in the process of upgrading our bathrooms. We hope to see you again next time you are in Christchurch.

Reviewed 26 April 2014

We have stayed here many times over the years and always find the rooms nice and clean. This time we had to extend our stay at short notice due to transport issues, and nothing was a bother for our hosts. Once again a very enjoyable...More

Thank nzrhino
Response from Gerald H, Owner at Chardonnay Motor LodgeResponded 27 April 2014

Thank you for your review. It's good that you enjoy staying with us. We hope to see you again when you next travel to Christchurch.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$ 81 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#48 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 81 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#48 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Tracy1570
2 January 2015|
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Response from Gerald H | Property representative |
Hi we do now offer a free shuttle to the airport. Hours of operation are 9.00am to 10pm.
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"if booking through flybuys ask to pay a little more and get an upgrade"
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"I stayed in both unit 4 and 1, 1 is more modern and only has 1 neighbouring unit."
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"Room 8 has wheelchair access."
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"Ask the owner for a quiet room, away from the highway and any construction noise."
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