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Airport Birches Motel

390 Yaldhurst Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014
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Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We stayed in the spa bath unit for one night, the owner picked us up from the airport with in 10 minutes of us calling him which was really good service. The room was small and a bit tight with nowhere to put our luggage but on the floor. The room was clean and had everything that you need for... More 

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saint louis
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The motel is easy to find, clean, and accessible to the airport and most of town without too much trouble. Large bathroom in our unit, along with basic kitchenette facilities. The staff was cordial, but not overly friendly. Parking was empty when we arrived (5:30PM) but was full by the time we returned from dinner (7:30P). A perfectly reasonable place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This motel was clean and very well stocked with microwave, toaster, and tea and coffee facilities - it had free wi-fi available which was very reliable. The room had plenty of space and was very clean with everything you would need. Ample pillows and blankets. The service was excellent and the staff were very helpful. The free shuttle from the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Stayed here a number of times when needing to take an early morning flight or arriving late.No matter what the time the hosts are without any sort of attitude.The units are functional clean and with more than enough space.Walk 5 minutes and there is a dairy and fish and chip shop...Dont try anywhere else because you cant get better than... More 

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Urunga, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We recently stayed here at the beginning of our trip around south island. Our plane arrived around Midnight and it was 1am when we arrived at the hotel. We were warmly greeted as we arrived, shown to our room and even got some great tips for our trip. The room was nice and cosy. The bed was extremely comfortable after... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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179 reviews 179 reviews
36 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

There are other motels closer but this one is a good one. There is a free shuttle service to and from the airport even if you arrive very late like we did. The rooms are fine, not overly big, but fine. The beds are great and we all slept well. We stayed in a two bedroom unit with a double... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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69 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Our plane got cancelled and we were looking for a place close to the airport where to sleep after flying nearly for two days in a row from Spain. We were picked up quickly (10 minutes after we called) and the staff were very nice, helpful and efficient. The room was nice, clean, quiet and we had a very good... More 

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Waimate, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Lovely Motel and convenient to the Airport. Friendly staff. Clean and comfortable. Stayed 2 nights in May and then another 2 nights in June when we returned from our trip to the UK. Car minding at $2 per night for the 33 days we were away was great value compared with Christchurch Airport charges for parking, plus we were taken... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Booked our last night in NZ at the Airport Birches. Its very convenient to the airport, and perfect for a last night stop over, or a stepping stone when beginning a trip. Units were a little dated but had everything needed to make the stay comfortable. Management/staff were friendly and very helpful. Would certainly stay there again if in Christchurch.

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BirchesNZ, Manager at Airport Birches Motel, responded to this review

Dear Michael N Thank you for your review, in one of the photographs you uploaded there is a large black paint smear on one of our units, this was taken during the time when the motel's exterior was being painted. Painting has now been completed and the motel is looking very nice. Kind regards Airport Birches Motel Management More 

Wellington, New Zealand
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Clean modern and quiet Good location if you want to be close to the airport Very pleasant hosts And priced well King size bed was great! Pleasant , spa pool not used and no noise from any neighbours yet it was full

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Address: 390 Yaldhurst Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 11
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Airport Birches Hotel Christchurch
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#4 Spa Hotel in Christchurch

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