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FYFFE on Riccarton Motor Lodge

4.5 of 5 208 Riccarton Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kilcoy
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little modern apartment, clean, well equip, nice and close to shops and restuarants. Good value for money and very comfortable for a family of four. Jellie park close if you need a workout, great group fitness classes. Thai orchid great for delivery if you don't feel like going out the Indian that delivers was also great. We spent two... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here one night when travelling to Christchurch on Uni studies. Great central location close to Uni of Canterbury campus. Clean room, relatively comfy furniture. No air con (but I come from a hot climate). Breakfast room service was prompt and tasty. Owners are quite nice and friendly...run by lifelong Christchurchians. Over all not too bad, pretty good location and... More 

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Dear Customer, Thank you for your stay and your valued comment, but I am not sure what happened all of our units are fully air conditioned ? Thanks More 

Sydney
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Spent two nights here in a two br apartment on arrival in Christchurch. Beds were comfortable, unit was clean and quiet and had a convenient little kitchenette with everything we needed. Close to Riccarton Mall shopping where you can pick up a SIM card for travellers at the Spark shop and groceries from the supermarket. Bus into town from the... More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights in Christchurch. It was great for the price. The room was spacious, and the shower was amazing. There are 2 malls within walking distance. The only complaint is that it was a little far from downtown, but there was a bus stop right outside. Would recommend.

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Dear Jereme, Thank you :) More 

Hereford, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This motel is exactly what you might expect for the location and price. It looks relatively new, is well-equipped and very clean. There is air-conditioning. The location is good for both the centre of Christchurch and airport, which is why we chose it. The UK equivalent (roughly) would be a Premier Inn. For us, this has been ideal for a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Clean, self-contained (small fridge, hot plate, coffee and tea) unit with bedroom and bathroom. large, excellent bed. Clean, practical bathroom. Recommend for business or short stay guests. Not much space beyond the bed, not many cable channels. Centrally located. Close to shops restaurants and University.

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Hastings, New Zealand
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84 reviews 84 reviews
19 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Reception staff were super friendly and helpful when I checked in. I was even able to check in a little early. A lovely clean room greeted me, with a separate bathroom including a spa bath. The room was warm and despite being on a main road it was quiet. The spa bath was a lovely treat with a long haul... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The experience at my recent business trip to Christchurch was successful and I like to attribute partial credit to Fyffe on Riccarton Motor lodge. Though I landed at an odd hour from Melbourne early morning at 5 AM into Christchurch, the hotel staff (George) had organized my room very promptly without having any trouble for me to check-in into my... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My family and I stayed here for one night at the beginning of our recent NZ holiday and one night at the end. The two bedroom spa unit was really comfortable and had everything we needed. The rooms were very clean and the beds were super comfortable. Very easy walking distance to the Westfield (about 10 minutes) and buses to... More 

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Cremorne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My husband and I stayed for one night before our flight out of Christchurch. The room was great, very clean, modern and well equipped with cooking facilities. The hotel was located in good distance to the Westfield shopping center. We would certainly return.

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Address: 208 Riccarton Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — FYFFE on Riccarton Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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