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298 Westside Motor Lodge

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   298 Riccarton Road | Upper Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014
MikeA95 Auckland Region, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This motel is well placed on Riccarton Road. Amanda and Peter are excellent hosts and everything was easy. Very comfortable bed. Rooms had everything that I needed. Simple and clean. I recommend this place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I booked the spa studio room. The rooms are clean, appear to be recently refurbished. The small kitchenette is well equipped. The bathroom is a good size.. spa was awesome on the cold night! Short drive to westfield mall. No complaints.

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I stayed in a studio unit for just one night while some painting was being completed on my home. It was a very small room but clean and had the essentials. With it being a very cold night, I decided to try the electric blanket but did notice that there were wires showing on the controls which was a bit... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The hotel is very comfortable indeed. With nicely sized rooms and living areas as well as a well equipped kitchen. 3 of us stayed in the motel, with 2 in the master bedroom and one on a single bed in the lounge. Cleaners are very efficient and effective which is very positive during a stay of more than a couple... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

The rooms were neat and space was adequate. The staff was very pleasant and helpful. While the motel was away from the town center, it was close to some really good food places and shopping for provisions was also convenient. It was also a 15 minute walk to the intercity bus stop which worked well for us since we were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

When we booked in, we were allocated an upstairs studio unit. The ensuire had a steeply sloping ceiling, not doubt imposed by building regulations to avoid shading adjoining properties, and care was necesssary to avoid bumping your head. Otherwise there was little to complain about. The motel is on a busy road with umpteen other motels giving competition which helps... More

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Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We stayed in a two bedroom that we found was clean and quiet, service was good, small lounge with large TV and small TV in one bedroom but as only staying one night was ok .Car parking was good and easy to get into and exit

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London, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This motel is great value for money. Well located in Christchurch. Rooms are clean and tidy with a big Sony TV and all amenities. Ideal for large wedding parties which they seem to have quite a few of. We stayed for 4 nights. Would happily stay there again.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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140 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I found the reception lady/manager/owner to be cold and of no real wanting to be there or to be friendly. Room was ok, but kept knocking my head on angled ceiling , shower had good temp and water pressure Room was a little noisy from street noise, but was clean and tidy

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We stayed in a two bedroom apartment, which we found to be very clean, quiet and comfortable. The staff were very welcoming and extremely helpful, especially the cleaning staff (they do amazing job). The unit had everything you needed, well equipped kitchenette, tv in lounge area, plus one in the second bedroom. The overall size of the unit was smaller... More

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Address: 298 Riccarton Road | Upper Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — 298 Westside Motor Lodge 4.5*
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