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344 Durham Street Nth, Christchurch 8144, New Zealand
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Focus Motel & Executive Suites
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Castle Hill, New South Wales, Australia
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The studio room is a little small for storage for 2 travellers. The owners are very nice, the location was close to Victoria ave, and Casino. The place is clean and sturdy which is important in Christchurch. There is construction in the area, so was a little noisy later in the morning

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Caloundra, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We stayed at this motel for three nights and could not have been happier with our visit. The suite was modern and well laid out with stylish decor. The location is perfect with only a short walk to the central city and plenty of cafes and bars. Carol and Roy were extremely hospitable and helpful.

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new zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Have just returned from 3 nights at focus and couldn't have been happier with our stay. Carol and Roy go above and beyond for their guests. Was good location near several great restaurants and bars. Will definitely return when next in Christchurch.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night during the Easter holidays in a 2 bedroom apartment. What good facilities for the price; it had everything we needed and reception service was excellent - Carol had made up the portacot for us which was a godsend as we arrived late with our very tired 3 month old baby to put to bed.... More

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Shropshire, UK
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76 reviews 76 reviews
32 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

What a great place. We were in a one bedroom apartment (room11) and it had everything we required. Spacious, clean, bright and comfortable. Reception was wonderful with Carol being so helpful. We didn't have a car so Carol advised us how to get around on foot and where to go for basic food shopping etc. Kitchen facilities were good and... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Excellent, clean place to stay, very friendly service. Good location, close to city and park. Highly recommended. Perfect sized rooms and kitchen set up. The showers were very good. Really enjoyed my stay.

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Grand Cayman
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82 reviews 82 reviews
55 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We were enthusiastically greeted upon our arrival by Roy who was most helpful with identifying where to walk around on the map and where the best area to eat is located. This motel has good parking and is located directly across the casino parking lot. It is an easy walk to the container mall, cardboard cathedral, Victoria Park and the... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

My wife and I have stayed here multiple times and it's always a fantastic stay. Carol looks after us really well going beyond normal service (recently she couriered back my WiFi hotspot I dropped down the lift shaft!). The rooms are lovely and the location - very close to the casino and obviously in the city - is fantastic.

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98 reviews 98 reviews
21 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Fairly small "suite" but with everything you need - fridge, cooktop, microwave, etc. Clean, well appointed and comfortable. Friendly manager, very helpful. Location is excellent - an easy stroll to restaurants and the city centre.

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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

This is the third time that we have stayed at this little slice of heaven. Roy and Carol are the consummate hosts, nothing is too much trouble. Great location and fabulous facilities. Rooms are well equipped and immaculately presented. Will be back again in a few weeks 😃.

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Address: 344 Durham Street Nth, Christchurch 8144, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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Focus Motel & Executive Suites offers warm, professionally styled & luxuriously appointed inner city boutique accommodation for the busy corporate executive or discerning traveler. Our newly purpose-built complex has a contemporary style with up to four-story views and quiet elevator access to each level. You will be perfectly located in the Christchurch CBD, only 150m from the Convention Center, Town Hall, Casino and Victoria Street shops, bars and restaurants, and an easy stroll to the heart of Christchurch???s wonderful cultural precinct, including the Art Gallery, Arts Center, and many other entertainment choices. Ample off-street car parking is both convenient & very secure. All of our suites have a sunny north facing aspect and indoor-outdoor flow to a balcony or courtyard, ideal for relaxing at the end of the day. We even have a sheltered barbecue area for your enjoyment. We offer you an unforgettable, service orientated and friendly experience with competitive prices for luxury accommodation ... more   less 
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