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City Centre Motel

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   876 Colombo Street | Christchurch Centrial, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Ranked #13 of 139 hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here in two rooms - both were clean, quiet and warm. The shower was great and the boys had a spa bath in their room. The staff were very helpful and organised 4am airport shuttle for my son. The off street parking was great, and it was only a short walk to the cbd and botanical gardens etc.... More

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Manila, Philippines
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there in March 2014. It was first time in New Zealand. We are a family of 3 (a couple and 1 teenager). The place is very clean, spacious and very friendly. The location is quiet and a 15 to 20 minutes walk from the botanical gardens and the other attractions. The Cathedral and some central streets were still... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super friendly staff, extremely clean and comfortable and so close to the centre of Christchurch. The staff were so helpful, welcoming and obliging. The rooms have everything you need, they are spacious, clean and quiet. It is a leisurely (flat) 10 min walk to Cathedral square and the CBD. The motel is completely wheelchair accessible with great off street parking.... More

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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed at Centre point great service friendly people wonderful. Helpful guides for the city. This couple have a good approach to customer service, We were central to the city and to all we wanted to see and do. I would stay again without hesitation

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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We booked blind and had a very pleasant surprise. Management were open and friendly with their welcome put themselves out to ensure your comfort and were extremely helpful with directions, ideas of where best to eat . Place was sparkling clean and garden was peaceful to sit in even in the winter evening.. Easy walk to the city Prices were... More

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New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Our recent flight out of Brisbane was horribly delayed, meaning that instead of getting to Christchurch just after midnight, we didn't arrive at the motel until just after 5.30am. I had emailed Renbin to tell him we would be late and that we might require a slightly later checkout. We landed in the most freezing cold, bitterly conditions with wind... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stated here for one night before heading to the airport early the next morning. Joey checked us in and was so friendly. The two room apartment was spacious and clean. Beds were very comfortable. Very close to everything. Would highly recommend!

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Punakaiki, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I stay in this motel very often when on business trips to Christchurch and never have been disappointed with the quality of the service, quietness and tidiness of this place. The place offers very good value for not very high rates and the loaction is very central with easy walking distance to the center of the city, as the name... More

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Hangzhou, China
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

As a solo-traveller, I stayed in Christchurch two times. And I stayed in two motels in Christchurch. This motel was a better choice. This motel is about 15 minutes walk to the inter-city bus stop. The way to get there is easier. (The center of Christchurch is still a construction site and many roads are blocked.) The location of the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Stayed here during April for 2 nights then another 3, changing a booking from another hotel after realising how nice this one was. Manager and staff were lovely, pleasant, helpful. Rooms spotless, lovely clean bathrooms and linen. Would highly recommend and would stay there again.

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Address: 876 Colombo Street | Christchurch Centrial, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — City Centre Motel 4.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Wheelchair access
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#5 Business Hotel in Christchurch #9 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch #11 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch #12 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch #15 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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Winner of the Tripadvisor Traveler's Choice Award for 2011 and 2012, this much sought after central city motel offers quiet comfort and yet is only 400metres to some of the city's best restaurants and bars. Winner of the Summer 2009 Garden Awards for Hotel/Motels, the City Centre Motel is a peaceful haven in the heart of our glorious Garden City. All apartments are set well back from the road and we offer free WiFi and lots of free off street parking. ... more   less 
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