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Airport Palms Motel

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   56 Roydvale Avenue | Burnside, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Ranked #5 of 139 hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
jen2449 Gold Coast, Australia
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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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    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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Gold Coast, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My partner and I stayed here twice, at the beginning and the end of a 2 week camper road trip. The first night we stayed in a king studio with a spa and it was excellent. Massive spa and great heating in the room (it was winter). We also stayed in a king studio with just the shower at the... More

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Balclutha, Otago, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Manager was smiling and happy when we turned up late. The first thing I noticed was the nice smell of the unit when we walked in. Very modern contemporary décor. We had a 2 bedroom unit for ourselves and our 2 boys. The beds were great and the shower had really good pressure. Very clean and a pleasure to... More

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were flying out very early the next morning so it was nice to be so close to the airport. We had a small unit, one twin room, one double. Small lounge area for a family but very modern, nice and clean and had good commodities. Very nice, big bathroom. Check in staff were friendly and efficient. Good price and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice clean room, good value My only problem was I was asleep in bed 9pm and I was woken to my door opening and the manager (male) was standing in my room, delivering breakfast for the next day, as it was only bread, yoghurt & fruit it should have been placed in fridge when I got there, or earlier in... More

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Heather D, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your recent stay with us we do appreciate your feedback. We apologise again for the experience you had regarding delivery of your breakfast, we do endeavor to bring over breakfasts at a more reasonable hour but on this occasion after a busy day we realised later in the day that this oversight had occurred.... More

Te Anau, New Zealand
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked in later in the evening to this Motel. Was made welcome by the owner. Got to view the room before hand and I found that great. A nice clean Motel. Laundry facilities were free to use which was great to do the kids washing! Handy to most places. Comfortable and clean. Stayed an extra night as it was a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We needed a place to stay close to the airport, and the Airport Palms Motel was perfect for that. We also needed a late check-in, and again the Motel managers came to the rescue as well. The rooms were tidy, our bed was superbly comfortable, and so a perfect stay.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We only stayed for 1 night. The room was lovely, very modern and extremely clean.The owners were very friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay again. It is very close to the airport and although we didn't need it they have a free shuttle to and from the airport. When we go to Christchurch again we would stay here and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed in a two bedroom apartment. It was spotlessly clean, comfortable, a decent size and had everything we needed for our overnight stay. Although it was a Friday night and the motel seemed quite full, we enjoyed a lovely quiet night. The managers were friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The light was on and the room nicely warmed for our very late arrival. The key was easy to find and the room was clean and comfortable. We especially liked the bathroom which was modern and well-apponted. The free wifi password was supplied so we didn't have to go asking for it in the morning. The hosts were very helpful... More

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29 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We stayed at the airport palms motel for 2 nights and had an enjoyable time. Very well placed for those late arrivals into Christchurch. Only about a 3 minute drive from the airport. Key was left in the night box as stated and our room was easy to find. We had booked a king studio room, which was a small,... More

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Address: 56 Roydvale Avenue | Burnside, Christchurch 8053, 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 — Airport Palms Motel 4.5*
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#3 Family Hotel in Christchurch #4 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch #5 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch #13 Business Hotel in Christchurch
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Opened November 2011, Airport Palms Motel offers 22 tastefully decorated and comfortable units as well as friendly and helpful staff. Only 3 minutes drive from Christchurch International Airport, with a wide range of attractions and facilities close by. ... more   less 
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