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Sumner Bay Motel

TripAdvisorUS$ 109*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 109*
US$ 108*
US$ 109*
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Balclutha, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at the motel at 8pm on a cool night. Roger had the heater on in our room, he was very welcoming and helpful. Fibre broadband had just been installed, so the WIFI was wonderful. The motel is centrally located in Sumner, right across the road from Joe's Garage where we had an excellent breakfast the following morning. Roger...

Thank dacarson
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We came to Christchurch on business and were impressed with the Motel. The owners were so friendly and welcoming with our extra friend who came with us. The rooms are quiet, comfortable and only a few seconds walk to great restaurants and cafes. If you prefer to cook in your room, the room is fully set up to cook and...

Thank Lisa_Baines2013
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Just finished 35 day tour of New Zealand, north & south islands, stayed in over 20 places, this was the best, & best value for money by far. Roger, the owner, was just brilliant, he really couldn't do enough- book it!

Thank kevinmorley2
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A Choice made again, having stayed & Enjoyed previously. Management & Team all Friendly and helpful. Walking Distance to all Eateries, Beach and other Amenities. Very Comfortable and Clean, will be back. Bus to Town or Car park outside your Unit.

1Thank Garry T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The staff at this motel were exceptionally helpful and on-hand to answer any questions. The rooms were very clean and well proportioned with toasters and microwaves in addition to traditional kitchen wares for your convenience. Free wifi was very useful. My only slight complaint - which was admittedly not communicated with staff - was that the single beds were very...

Thank Wendy B
Temuka, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We have stayed several times in the past and have never had a complaint before. This time I was disappointed, and found the one bedroom upstairs unit to be very tired, dusty, dirty and ill equipped for the price ($185). Sumner is still a beautiful place but has a long way to go to recuperate it's attraction and prices should...

Thank kathrynh937
Reviewed 22 February 2016

This place is a stones throw from Sumner and Scarborough beach. We really loved our time here and being beach lovers was the perfect place to be during our stay in Christchurch, we got the 2 bedroom suite which has lounge, 2 rooms and a kitchenette with mini fridge, stove and kitchen utensils etc, place has free wifi which is...

1Thank Mark P
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We had a nice apartment in Sumner, the bedroom is on the first level and the kitchen/lounge was upstairs, with a balcony. Although it had no views. The hotel is modern, clean and comfortable, staff helpful.

Thank Net M
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 November 2015

We stayed at the Sumner Bay Motel while at a friends 40th who lived in Sumner. I wish we could have stayed longer! Modern and comfortable with a superb location. Clean, light with all the amenities you could ask for. I come to Christchurch often and this would be my preference of accommodation. To wake up next to the ocean,...

2Thank sezman12
brentmanager, Manager at Sumner Bay Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for kind review. We hope you choose Sumner Bay Motel again on return visits.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 October 2015

When we stayed had a woderful time the rooms were clean and comfortable. The staff and manager were helpful and friendly so nice to be close to the beach and shopping fabulous resturants as well had a great time very comfrtable.

1Thank sadergeorge

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Sumner Bay Motel

Address: 26 Marriner Street, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: ₹ 6,549 - ₹ 7,186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sumner Bay Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ground Floor or First are all Easy Access, we had a choice & chose, Ground Floor”
357garryt, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book an upstairs room”
sadergeorge, 25 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The rooms at the far end would have less road noise - not that there's a lot of traffic at night; no trucks these days, with Evans Pass closed.”
Daring2Go, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“I am guessing that they are all good rooms.”
sbhbeachlover, 13 Feb 2012 | Read review
“First or second floor may be a little quieter than the ground floor units we had but it wasn't really an issue”
gibraltarwgtn, 16 Jan 2012 | Read review
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