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Tui Lodge Motel

286 Blenheim Rd | Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Timaru, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

very good location that walking distance to Westfield Mall, food town and pub. Room is tidy and reasonable conditon with the price. We appreciated Mo the manager of Motel did a lot some extra service for our family. Will come back next time.

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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travel Around south island with my friends. Stayed in Unit 3, very friendly moteler, and easy car parking. The manager very patient and helpful to give us many suggestions in our trip. Our stay is comforable for three and the kitchen is nice and tidy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

we are nomal family comes from China looking for a economical at CHCH for 2 days. We found Tui Lodge at TA, and walked-in. It was a tidy accommondation site with clean rooms and convenient location, the manager there was a very friendly young man gives us lots of help and guidance of the city. Though it looks a bit... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We had a trip of TranzAlpine from CHCH to Greymouth, so stayed CHCH one night, the motel is tiny, but the room is spacious inside, tidy and comfortable. The reason of staying at Tui Lodge is which close the rail station. The reception staff is nice young man, very friendly and helpful, who gave us lots of useful information about... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We were looking for a cheap place for two nights for a family of four. This motel was cheap, and did the job. It's probably past its use-by date in some ways, but our beds were clean and warm, the shower worked fine and the place did the job for us. However, the heat pump only put out cool air,... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I am from Christchurch and was back home to visit family, We stayed in a number of available motels and camping grounds, accommodation is hard to find even for the people still living there. BUT I would rather have stayed in the car for my last night. This was the most disgusting place I have ever been into. We are... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Booked 2 Bedroom for 2 couples and found 1 bedroom with queen bed and single bed. 2nd bedroom with single bed. How about that. There was a pull out double in lounge but with that out there was no room. In the end we had to pay for 2 studio units side by side. Not very good. We had a... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Stayed one night, accommodation was scarce in Christchurch and only wanted 1 night until we flew out the next morning. Our room backed onto the owner/manager's room and the walls were not noiseproof. Towels were old and hard, carpet worn, small kitchenette with old appliances and everthing was a bit grubby.

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Nelson, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Stayed here one night when accomodation in Christchurch was impossible to find. Very old and basic Motel -badly in need of refurbishment - carpet in our unit worn in one place to bare weaving under neath. Black mould/ dirt in and around shower and loo - electric blankets barely heated up and the heaters were so old they were positively... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

caught going through my stuff walked into my room while I was still in. on final night was very nasty at 10pm at night I stay in a lot of motels with my job but would never recommending this one. no toys. freezing room Im taking further action as have information this isn't the first

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