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Airport Lodge Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   105 Roydvale Avenue | Harewood, Christchurch 8005, New Zealand
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Geraldine, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a very early flight, so needed a place to stay near airport as we live 2 hours away from Christchurch. This place allows you to leave your car there for free, avoiding huge parking fees at airport, therefore it was a no- brainer to stay there, regardless of the quality. However we were impressed by the comfort of... More

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Utilitarian budget hotel right next to the Christchurch airport. The highlight of this hotel is the owner, Wayne, who will go out of his way to meet your needs. He is friendly and very accommodating. Basic rooms but they are the perfect for a simple stay close to the airport.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a positive experience at the motel. Despite our flight delay, the shuttle van came promptly close to 2 am to pick us up. They also provided breakfast at affordable price, delivered to your room. When we had trouble getting our rental vehicle in the morning, the owner let us check out at 12:30pm without charging us any extra... More

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Rome, Italy
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

We wee obliged to pick a motel in the vicinity of Christchurch airport due to very early and very late flights. Judging by the price of airport motels I imagine many people have the same requirement! Not at all cheap for what it is ($140 a night) this motel runs a shuttle to and from the airport for free, which... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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48 reviews 48 reviews
24 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This hotel could definitely do with a refurb. It is very dated, couch is uncomfortable, the fridge froze everything. It was cold in there but the heat pump helped. I spent a week here as I had business near the airport but the location is only good if you need to stay near the airport otherwise find somewhere in town... More

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Whangarei, Northland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

PROS ... Good reliable shuttle to airport Food delivery available to your room from local restaurants if you don't have a car Big room CONS Dirty, tatty furniture, old uncomfortable beds, poorly equipped room - everything very basic and generally poorly maintained. Overall very far below average but price does not reflect this.

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This motel is the most dated I have been in, no toilet door, sticky floor, glad we were only there for a brief time. The upside was that it was very quiet, for an airport location. Photos on website looked much better than in reality.

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We have stayed here numerous times as stopover to and back from overseas and the location to the airport is the key. They offer free parking service while we are away which is a good selling point. Our room was very comfortable and the staff we encountered were very friendly and helpful. Our children always enjoy the playground at the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
21 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Worst hotel experience of my life. Owner extremely rude and unfriendly - almost goes out of his way to be unhelpful. Rooms not clean nor heated. Appliances old and not working. Hotel feels and looks extremely dated. Location is not that convenient. I am somewhat amazed that this hotel is still running and charging the exorbitant prices they do. Under... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

At night we turned up this Psycho - Bates Motel. No lights to locate the place. If it wasn't for my GPS, I would not have stopped there. It looked like a landfill site. Rooms were super cold, enough to give you hyperthermia. No heating in rooms, no duvets, just thin flimsy blankets, poor sheets. The manager, most annoying and... More

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AirportLodge, Manager at Airport Lodge Motel, responded to this review

We thank you for the time spend submitting your review of the motel and are sorry your stay was not up to your expectations. Heating is provided in the rooms, and those travellers who arrive late in the evening have them turned on. Further heaters were provided upon your request, with the warning not to have all three going at... More

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Address: 105 Roydvale Avenue | Harewood, Christchurch 8005, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Airport Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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