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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 138 hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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London, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Managers very helpful. Rooms are large and immaculate. Perfect stay for an early flight from Christchurch airport. Shuttle service within certain hours otherwise $17 taxi fare. Also close to Antarctic Centre. Limited food options within walking distance.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed somewhere to stay & leave car for 3 weeks whilst on a visit to Oz.Nothing but praise for the spotless unit,comfortable bed & having a heater turned on for our late arrival,when we returnedThis place ticks all the boxes.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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48 reviews 48 reviews
24 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 5 nights here and I don't have any complaints at all. It was comfortable and clean and staff were great. Had a good nights sleep as it was really quiet and had no road noise. No complaints at all, looking forward to my next stay in August!

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Airport Palms had all we wanted for a one night stopover in Christchurch. Spotlessly clean, we used the free shuttle both ways to the airport and were allowed into our room early afternoon. There's a good bus service into the city with a stop near by. It took 20 minutes to walk to the supermarket at Avonhead, this is also... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here twice for 4 nights due to work. Some really good things: it is spotlessly clean with modern rooms; located minutes from the airport yet never heard a single plane while I stayed here; friendly staff and they'll drop you at the airport for free if you don't have a car! Negative things: there is absolutely nothing to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My family of 4 stayed overnight at the end of our 2 week NZ holiday. We had already spent a few nights in Christchurch city center at the start of our holiday so we just needed somewhere close to the airport as we were passing through for one night on our way back home. Friendly, helpful staff, lovely clean room,... More

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Gold Coast, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

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 June 12, 2014

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

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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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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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