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.

Arcadia Motel

3.0 of 5 564 Ferry Rd, Woolston, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Arcadia Motel
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Arcadia Motel
Write a Review

19 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    11
    5
    0
    1
    2
See reviews for
4
6
2
4
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (19)
  • Mar-May only
    (4)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (7)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (5)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (3)
All months
Townsville, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely loved my stay at Arcadia Motels. The couple that run it were very friendly & knowledgeable of the Christchurch District. The rooms are very nice & comfortable, serviced everyday with clean towels etc etc. I would definitely stay there again & would recommend them to all my friends. The gardens & lawns are all very well looked after.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Waikanae, New Zealand
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a second time. Great place to stay away from all the nouise and hustle of Christchurch. Handy to everything. Rooms are warm spacious comfortable and very clean. No traffic noise and great part of Christchurch City. Staff are very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable without being pushy.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Arcadia Motel stay of six weeks was a very pleasant experience and I would highly recommend staying there. It came commended to me already and I wasn't disappointed. The hosts are truly interested in your well bring, are outgoing and amazingly helpful. The historic site is beside the Heathcote River where old sailing ships moored 150 years ago. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience with Arcadia.. Room was lovely & clean & smelt fresh. Our room was serviced everyday with clean towels etc. The couple that run the place were very friendly & accommodating.. We would have no hesitation in booking a room again 😀

Was this review helpful? Yes
Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We had an excellent stay here, the room was very clean and comfortable, and the motel is in an ideal location, just outside of Christchurch City centre, but still surrounded by plenty of shops, cafes/restaurants etc. Our hosts were very welcoming and incredibly helpful, we cannot thank them enough. The room was also very reasonably priced.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Waikanae, New Zealand
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Stayed in a Bealey Ave motel for $180 a night for 1 night...put up with boy racers and no sleep...found this place on the internet and read the reviews from obviously a couple of people who could never be pleased....paid a fair price for a room that was clean warm (there was a -5 frost one of the nights!), comfortable... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Motel was very nice staff were very hospitable & despite the disaster Christchurch & it's residence had experienced this lovely motel sustained it's beauty & glamour. We were very impressed better than some Auckland motels. Thank you ☺️.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Smell of mildew was overpowering, heating wasn't adequate, electric blanket didn't work & very much overpriced for old, damp but clean unit .Bed & pillows smelt of dampness. Wouldn't bother staying there again as better quality available in Ch-Ch. Give this one a miss is you value your health!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Friendly host who gave us some much needed local advice. We had a large studio room which was just right for us. Good value for money. It was very clean and the beds were great. I recommend it for people staying in the East of Christchurch.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Arcadia100, Manager at Arcadia Motel, responded to this review

Hi 8Hazel8.. Thanks for your review...we look forward to seeing you again More

Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

After a long trip from Dunedin to Christchurch whereupon I found my accommodation double booked, I ended up coming across Arcadia motel who were accommodating, lovely and excellent to deal with. The unit is a two bedroom unit wch they discounted, it is immaculately clean and with minimal noise from the main road. I will undoubtedly be reccomending this motel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arcadia100, Manager at Arcadia Motel, responded to this review

Hi KellinamariaD. Thank you for your review......pleased you enjoyed it and we look forward to seeing you again. More

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 Arcadia Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Arcadia Motel

Address: 564 Ferry Rd, Woolston, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Arcadia Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, Agoda, Orbitz, Venere, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Arcadia 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.

35 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (36)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (21)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay