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Colombo in the City

5.0 of 5 Motel   |   863 Colombo Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Ranked #14 of 137 Hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Coolum Beach, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How do you pick a place to stay? You have to rely on photos and testimonials. Well I have to say the photos and testimonials did not do it justice. As there is goodwill. Russell, the manager did not have to support us with getting to any of the activities, but he offered and accommodated 5 of us to the... More 

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Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the city has been devastated,it was interesting to see what was saved and the plans for the future.It will again be a beautiful city.Our room was comfortable,clean and perfect location to walk to the Center.Recommend this hotel.

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Melbourne, Australia
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51 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is in good location about 10 min walk to Cathedral Square but to be honest there's not a lot to see in the city since the earthquake 3 years ago. Friendly service on arrival and was shown to my room which surprisingly had the front door wide open. There was quite a smell inside (may be from cleaning... More 

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hotel with comfortable rooms and nice amenities. Good coffee, teas, biscuits and milk for the morning. The Colombo in City is in a good location to explore the earthquake devastated city center and has some new restaurants within walking distance.

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Eumundi, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The standout attribute of this accommodation is most certainly the owners and staff, Russell on arrival was excellent with knowledge assistance and taking care of the things that make a stand out holiday. Yvonne provided us with information, assistance and wonderful humour throughout our week long stay for the cup week, many thanks you made this a remarkable week. The... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night and found room to be modern, beautifully presented and with lovely comfortable bed.Was made to feel welcome and given a excellent update on local restaurants and places of interest in the City.Great location for Corporate Clients and Tourists with good access to city attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in Christ Church to have our shuttle driver drop us off at the wrong hotel located down the street. The attendant their kindly called the Colombo and advised of our problem. We had so much luggage that there was no way that we would be able to walk the half-mile to the correct hotel. The owner jumped in... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay at Colombo in the city was lovely. The hosts were really helpful in every way. The room was spotless and self contained with clean crispy sheets and really comfy bed. Tasteful overnight supplies in both the kitchen and bathroom made for less unpacking for one night! Would have been nice to stay longer and explore the surroundings. A... More 

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't understand other comments made about this motel - I thought it was very good indeed. The apartment was very comfortable, clean, good self-catering facilities, plenty of parking, friendly staff and very close to the city centre. The only slight downside is that it is fairly close to a busy road so it was not as quiet as hoped.

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Sydney, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Honestly, there's not a lot going on in Christchurch so you don't want to stay there long. We stayed on our final night as it's only a 15 minute drive to the airport which is great. The room was very basic but the bed was comfortable enough. Don't expect luxury, this is just a place to stay! The staff were... More 

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Address: 863 Colombo Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Colombo in the City 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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