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Cherry Tree Lodge

12 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 9999, New Zealand
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Ranked #131 of 139 hotels in Christchurch
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We were desperate for accommodation at a reasonable price so ignored poor reviews and stayed here for 3 nights in February 2014. A pleasant surprise! Dated decor does not matter. We stayed in 2 different rooms and found both spacious, clean, comfortable and not noisy. One was opposite the bus stop. Very convenient to the city.

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Decatur, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I would never stay here again. First the bed was uncomfortable, and the street noise was so loud I had to wear ear plugs. When I went into the bathroom in the morning, almost fell from the water all over the bathroom floor. Looked up, and saw the water dripping from ceiling. Asked mgt to fix, and they later said... More

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Fox Glacier, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

we only stayed one night as we were visiting the Hospital around the corner and it was an unexpected night in Christchurch from the westcoast . We arrived and checked in the man was plesant I asked for a porta cot for my 9 month old baby and was charged an extra $10, my 12 yr son and I had... More

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Ashburton, New Zealand
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Upon arrival we were taken back by the gastly food smell at reception, which by the way remained every time we entered the reception, any time of day!! The room was adequate, with a very firm, double bed. The decor is rather unusual with "spider web like black string" curtains acting as shadow curtains but not providing any privacy. the... More

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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Nice staff but rooms very basic and utilitarian. Sad outlook into neighbouring house's windows and large skip bin. Squashed spider on bathroom floor, but otherwise clean. Comfortable bed however I really wanted 2 pillows. small shower which barely got hot.

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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Our stay started badly. We had booked via wotif and prepaid for the room but the owner insisted we hadn't. Fortunately we had the receipt and were able to prove we had already paid. This motel was noisy - lots of noise from the busy road even though we were set back from the road. The bathroom contained dead insects... More

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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

This place used to be good, but now just so run down. Carpet is threadbare, planning and organization slack (booked for three people and got one double bed) eventually got a new room after an argument. Room was dirty, stained, wall are was a piece of A4 paper in a frame made poorly by the owner, prob the worst I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

Stayed here for one night on our way through Chch. Was particularly average; first impressions not very good as the place looked a bit grotty from the outside but the room was clean enough not spick and span but hygienic at least. We were given an upstairs apartment which since I was with my 84 year old grandmother, wasn't overly... More

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

I caught the bus from Christchurch Airport to the city, via Riccarton. The bus stop where I got off on Riccarton Road was about 10 meters from the Cheery Tree Lodge. The room was okay, nothing flash but reasonably clean & comfortable. There are many shops and restaurants within a 10 minute walk of the motel. There is also a... More

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012 via mobile

We stayed for two nights, the man at reception was helpful and friendly! The people in the room next to ours were drunk and noisy until about 2am (maybe longer but that's when we became to fed up and complained) Woke the poor man at reception up, he rang the people in the room and he moved us to another... More

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Address: 12 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 9999, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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