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City Central Motel Apartments

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   252 Barbadoes Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Ranked #57 of 137 Hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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88 reviews 88 reviews
47 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night whilst touring South Island. The ground floor room was spacious, net kitchen and small bathroom adequate for one night. Free wifi and parking. It is well positioned for the city, a decent walk to Cashel St and Cathedral.

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were all so very helpful. They even went out of their way to accommodate for my fathers Gluten free diet needs. The accommodation was comfortable and centrally locating :) The team were very helpful in helping us plan our trip :) I would highly recommend and definitely stay here again in the future.

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Brooklyn, New York
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21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Christchurch is a tough place to visit these days, with very limited hotels and restaurants, but my husband and I were happy we got to see it and pump some tourist dollars into their economy. The motel is fine -- our room was big, and the kitchen area and bathroom were well-equipped, and there's free wifi which is helpful. The... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for a one night stop over, the room was clean, spacious and we'll appointed, the staff were polite, friendly and helpful, if I need to stop over in Christchurch again I would definitely stay here.

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26 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really quiet inside the rooms. There was a lounge chair, a table with 2chairs, thick curtains and plenty of kitchen equipment. The Managers were so helpful. We checked in at 2am and no trouble doing this (pre-arranged). Very comfortable bed. Christchurch being as it's at the moment, we found it really hard to find somewhere to get dinner the next... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Booked online a few weeks before. The service via booking was awesome. We were offered an upstairs room which would have been nice. However upon check in were located into a dark and dingy room in the far corner by the reception. Bed was okay. but have to agree with other reviews. Seriously lacking in any atmosphere. Not sure if... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This was highly utilitarian with no charm. Also the beds are worn out. No hand towels were supplied. The rooms are shabby. No ice machine. Too few pillows. One night was okay but if you plan on more than that, plan on going somewhere else. The only favorable point is the proximity to the center. But the post-apocalyptic vibe is... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Had a great stay here earlier in the year and after staying elsewhere for the next visit and being very disappointed decided to return here again this time. We were very pleased. This is a great motel, close to town and easy to get to, good parking, comfortable bed, with excellent management who are very helpful. It has everything you... More 

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Blenheim, NZ
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46 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

First up - this isnt a luxury hotel, for CHCH its a relatively cheap place to spend a few nights within walking distance of the city centre (or whats left of it) The unit was large and well equipped (a good iron and ironing board which seems a biit naff, but do make such a difference), everything was cleaned and... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The upstairs unit we had was quite large but the standard was only average and did seem a bit overdue for refurbishment. As its name says, it is indeed a central city location but there is not much in the way of attractions nearby (although easy to get to in the roading network if you have a car). Stairs only... More 

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Address: 252 Barbadoes Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — City Central Motel Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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#42 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch

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