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Aalton Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   19 Riccarton Road, Riccarton,, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Ranked #34 of 137 Hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this a great place to stay in Christchurch. Good location just across from Hagley Park and about 15 minute walk into the city. Plenty of restaurants and cafes in immediate area, as well as Westfield shopping centre about 10-15 minutes walk. Our motel unit was spacious and had full cooking facilities as well as good bathroom. Everything... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location, good service...recommended for the next visit. I found some restaurants near the motel and 24hours mini market as well. Helpfull staff and kitchen facilities also the advantages for visitor.

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Turned up cold,and unannounced. Ian the owner could not accommodate us on the night however went out of his way to assist us to find alternative available accommodation. Needless to say we returned the next day,originally to stay one night, but given changing circumstances ended up staying 4 nights. Apart from the friendly service and assistance offered to us, we... More

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14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I would really rate this as 3.5 stars, better than average but not quite very good. Recently stayed 2 nights at the Aalton Motel, a good Motel well placed to see Christchurch. We did the easy walk across Hagley Park after our walk around the CBD, only a 10-15 minute walk fromRiccarton Bush and Riccarton Mall. Our 1 bedroom unit... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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140 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Prices seem to be on the up in CHCH but this place was a nice motel, unit was quiet and clean, had all the mod cons that one needs. Owner was friendly, I moaned about having to fill out my contact details again on check in, and was allowed to just sign, not sure why som places get you to... More

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We stayed here for our first night in Christchurch. Friendly staff, very clean room with wifi and tv. Only downside is we were told a key would be put in the letter box for our arrival as we were arriving late but when we arrived there was no key so we had to ring the bell outside reception. Turns out... More

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Aalton, Owner at Aalton Motel, responded to this review

For late arrivals, we have always advised guests that their card will be charged before the keys are left for them. In your case, the card was not only declined but came up as refer to drawer for some reason. I gladly waited up for your arrival and explained this to you when you arrived, checked you in and took... More

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107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We arrived very late and the keys were waiting for us, as arranged, and the room which was adequate, very clean and well equipped. The next morning we met the owner and were given information about the area. There are a number of restaurants close by and access into the city centre is just ten minutes walk through Hagley Park.

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Hamburg, Germany
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly staff, big and clean apartments with perfect equipment. The beautiful park is just around the corner, fifteen minutes walk to city center. 24 hrs supermarket three houses away. Absolutely recommendable

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights at the end of our holiday in New Zealand. Room although a little small was well equipped and very clean. Good location very near to Hagley Park and easy walk into city centre. Plenty of restaurants nearby on busy Riccarton Road. Good free Wi-Fi. Payment is asked for on arrival which we felt was a... More

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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112 reviews 112 reviews
53 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Booked 9 months in advance for a family of four and all communication was swift and efficient as was helping us with a late evening check in. The motel itself is in a good spot by Hagley park and worked well as a stopover for a flight the following day. The rooms are large and clean but could do with... More

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Address: 19 Riccarton Road, Riccarton,, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Aalton Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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