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Quality Hotel Elms

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   456 Papanui Rd, Christchurch 8005, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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197 reviews 197 reviews
88 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Stayed here twice in rooms 217 and 224, and each was comfortable, clean, nicely decorated with 2 beds, soft chair, TV, AC/heating, mini fridge with no booze (only milk for the coffee/tea setup), an OK bath with lots of fluffy towels. Dinner and breakfast buffets were both good, and the bar had a good selection of wines. Friendly efficient staff... More

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Springfield, New Jersey
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We stayed twice at this hotel in our visit to New Zealand. It is a clean, neat place, with a good restaurant and a very helpful staff. We also found it a convenient locattio, and we were able to grab a bus to go into the center of Christchurch. We were happy and pleased with our stay here.

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21 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

OK so here is the bottom line. Room is adequate. Restaurant was closed due to a large group at the hotel so we had to walk across street to KFC. How can a hotel not accommodate guests at the hotel restaurant? Location not close to anything of interest. So, check out options before booking here.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This place in the heart of Christchurch....A very classic hotel which is simple and nice. Great parking space for my car. very nice staff and service. The street outside the hotel has grteat take away places . The restaurant and bar in the hotel is also very good. The place if frequented by a lot of tourists.

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Woy Woy, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We were given room 424. Room was not ready for us at 3.00pm No real bother and the chambermaid was very apologetic. Room was big enough, 2 double beds and I had the best nights sleep in this bed since the beginning of our trip. Bathroom was also a nice size and well appointed. No free wifi and 2 coin... More

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Chris M, General Manager at Quality Hotel Elms, responded to this review

Dear 464Pents Thak you kindly for your feedback. We at Quality Hotel Elms welcome all feedback weither good or bad to help us reconise areas in which we need to improve and areas in which we are suceedning in. I am happy to confirm we offer compimentry in room wifi to all of our guest.Our 4th Floor is curently being... More

Masterton, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I stayed two nights. First night's staff were very friendly, helpful and courteous. The restaurant dinner was lovely and came with a complimentary drink. Thank you. Breakfast was also lovely. Enjoyed my stay right to the very last morning. Did not feel welcome in the breakfast room as there were two big groups being served and so I was asked... More

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Chris M, General Manager at Quality Hotel Elms, responded to this review

Dear Maxine H Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great stay. 99% of the time all our guests enjoy breakfast in our main breakfast room and from time to time when we are... More

Whangarei, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

I arrived late this morning 3am after a very troubling trip, Having booked this room at 10 pm. I had to be awake by 7am and I booked an alarm call. I had a must be there meeting at 07:30 this morning and left all in the sure care of the receptionist. I woke at 07:20 fortunately of my own... More

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Chris M, General Manager at Quality Hotel Elms, responded to this review

Dear Thomas1972NZ Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel.I am sorry you were not here long to experience the full benefits of our Hotel. We have good systems in place in respect to wake up calls and you were noted on our system for one. After reviewing all aspects of your complaint it has come to light... More

London
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

No problems with this hotel - the staff were charming, the room good and we had a lovely meal in the restaurant in the evening. It's also pretty handy for the airport, and is on a good bus route into town. Recommended.

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Chris M, General Manager at Quality Hotel Elms, responded to this review

Dear LondonpairLondon Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great stay. Thank you so much for your business and we look forward to seeing you in the future. More

Ryde, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We stayed here for two nights.Our room was adequately furnished and stocked and we slept well. Wifi was poor in the rooms but fine in the lobby area and free for twenty four hours. Staff were helpful and friendly. There are a number of shops for provisions nearby, as well as alternative places to eat in the evening. The bus... More

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Chris M, General Manager at Quality Hotel Elms, responded to this review

Dear Iowstevie Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. Feedback from our guests is very important to us and your input helps with our continuing efforts to provide excellent service and a great stay. In respect to our wifi I have contacted our provider regarding the speed. This is now being rectified as we speak as unlimited... More

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Address: 456 Papanui Rd, Christchurch 8005, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Quality Hotel Elms 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#49 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
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