We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
3.0 of 5 Motel   |   19 Riccarton Road, Riccarton,, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Hotel amenities
Aalton Motel
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Save
You added Aalton Motel to your Saves list
Ranked #24 of 137 Hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015
cruiser1Reefton Reefton
Write a Review

91 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    47
    40
    4
    0
    0
See reviews for
25
39
6
6
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (13)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (91)
  • Mar-May only
    (15)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (21)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (21)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (34)
All months
Reefton
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

My husband and I stayed a night in a studio unit at this motel. The room had a full kitchen, bathroom/toilet, bedroom/lounge, table + chairs, couch, TV, etc. Free WiFi. The thing that impressed me most was the clean and well presented room. Owner was helpful with local knowledge. Thanks for enjoyable stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Hong Kong, China
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Booked this motel in last minute due to some changes on the plan. And luckily we stay here - The motel is clean and spacious. The host is very friendly and we enjoy the stay so much! I will come back next time when I visit CHCH!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Madang, Papua New Guinea
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
18 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Aalton Motel and would recommend this to everyone. The room was complete, with microwave, hot water kettle, fridge and kitchen sink 'n stuff to go with it. Dishes and cutlery are provided. There is a dairy store (convenience store) within a two minute walk and a full supermarket ten minutes' walk the other... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

This is my second time staying at Aalton Motel, and I could not have been more pleased with the service and superb cleanliness! Location was excellent too, near to the beautiful parks and a 15-20min walk to the hospital and city, and close to Riccarton mall and the many eateries along Riccarton road..spoilt for choice really. The rooms are kept... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brighton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

A very well located motel, both for City visits as well as easy access from the Intenational airport. various units are available, all in super condition and very well serviced on a daily basis. Parking spaces adjacent to each unit and ample eating opportunities in the immediate vicinity. The proprietors could not be more friendly, helpful and welcoming.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Timaru, New Zealand
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We've just stayed there for 1 night. It was a fabulous place to stay. Everything was neat, CLEAN and tidy. We had a 1 bedroom unit with an extra bed in the lounge if needed (which it wasn't). The separate kitchen was well stocked with cutlery and crockery etc. Location was terrific. Hagley Park only a small stroll across the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ballarat, Australia
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
52 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We stayed at the Aalton hotel in a 1 bedroom room, with an additional single bed in the lounge room. The rooms were lovely and spacious, and well set out. The kitchen was the best stocked kitchen we had in 6 weeks in New Zealand! It was very clean and comfortable, with a good sized dining table, and some sky... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
PERTH
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

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.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sydney, Australia
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Aalton Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Aalton Motel

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
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, EasyToBook, Priceline, Hotels.com, Agoda and Odigeo so you can book your Aalton Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Aalton Hotel Christchurch
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#20 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#23 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch

15 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (14)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (8)
Viewed
Other (5)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay