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The Classic Villa

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17 Worcester Blvd Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my new favorite accommodation. It's absolutely beautiful, lovingly restored, and close to everything. The breakfast is fantastic, and the host is kind and accommodating. The rooms are stunning, and the beds are very comfortable. I highly recommend it, especially for a romantic getaway!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank QuickWhitTravel
Response from PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review. You are now a "favorite" with us and we can not wait for you to return, Please come and stay again soon. Cheers Peter & Jan

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely house in good, quiet location not far from city centre. On site parking available. The house has been extended at the back but some of the rooms, including ours, are located in the original building. The room was quite small but as we were...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank JDT_11
Response from Peter M, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi JDT, many thanks for your very kind review. I must have forgotten to tell you to store your luggage under the bed. We hope you will return soon and stay again. Cheers Peter & Jan

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Very good and cosy hotel with charm. Good common spaces and treated as a member of the family. Excellent breakfast. The room was well furbished, clean and bright, maybe a bit too small but it was enough for us to spend a night in Christchurch....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Alis77_11
Response from Peter M, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 10 November 2018

Many thanks for your excellent review. We love to treat our guests as part of the family. We look forward to welcoming you bacck again soon! Cheers Peter & Jan

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Jan made our short stay at the classic villa comfortable and friendly. She didn’t mind us arriving and checking out at odd hours and even started breakfast slightly early for us. The room was clean, cozy and homey, and we would definitely come back for...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Kevin G
Response from Peter M, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 26 October 2018

Many thanks Kevin, we love getting these great reviews from our guests. We look forward to welcoming you both back again - hopefully soon. Cheers Peter & Jan

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Good location, close to museum, art gallery and gardens, rooms downstairs were dark but nicely furnished and large, en-suite small and a bit cramped as an add-on in corner of the room. Large continental breakfast selection.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Foster25
Response from Peter M, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 4 October 2018

Many thanks for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back. Cheers Peter

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$ 158 - US$ 282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Classic Villa Hotel Christchurch
,
The Classic Hotel
,
Classic Hotel Christchurch
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$ 158 - US$ 282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Classic Villa Hotel Christchurch
,
The Classic Hotel
,
Classic Hotel Christchurch
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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DaveDonnaMc
11 December 2017|
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Short answer - no! When we were there we had no fridge in our room. However there was a (large) fridge which everyone could use which had soft drinks which we could help ourselves to during the day at no charge, and there... More
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"Room 2, allocated by the Hosts! Great choice"
nks568
11 Sep 2018
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"Business room was suitable for that purpose."
Nodbod2011
4 Apr 2018
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"Ask for a light room with a good view."
SueS967
25 Jan 2018
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"We had room 3 which was great."
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28 Jun 2017
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