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Strathern Motor Lodge

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   54 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here again 5 nights either side of Christmas 2014. Craig and Lauraine were every bit as hospitable as the last 2 times. Room spotless and comfortable, wi fi free (and fast). Very reasonable price. Had the full breakfast every day: outstanding (2 poached eggs, 3 sausages, hash browns, loads of beans, tomatoes and bacon, toast and marmalade, orange juice... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Hosts were very friendly and helpful and rooms were spotlessly clean. The owners let me clean my car with their hose and equipment and the rooms were blissfully quiet. Not far from the centre of town.

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Lower Hutt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The Strathern Motor Lodge has been my home away from home for nearly 4 years. Craig, Lauraine and Bobby the dog are wonderful hosts, ably assisted by Chris & Rick, and always go out of their way to help with any query or special request. The units are well maintained and beautifully decorated. The standard has been exceptional even during... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I am ashamed that I have not posted a review before. Stayed there in two periods in Aug 2013 and again in November 2013. Craig and Lauraine, Rick and Chris, Kate and Bobby, all were just drop-dead helpful and kind, went the extra mile (sorry, kilometre). Just perfect. Clean, comfortable, reasonable price, breakfast great, Made me feel better than being... More 

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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43 reviews 43 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Greeted by very friendly & accommodating hosts. Even reminded me that motor racing was on Sky TV when she noticed me wearing a motor sport cap. In spite of being on a busy road my room was surprisingly quiet. My only suggestion would be a coat hook for my toiletry bag. Happily go back to the Strathern Motor Lodge next... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Beautifully decorated and equipped with all you could want. The owners are very thorough and concerned that you have a good stay - and I did. There is a little concern with the thin walls to the next motel but this did not worry me. Well worth the stay.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stayed in a two bedroom unit for four nights. Hosts were extremely accommodating and extended us much kindness and hospitality during our stay. Location is great, room was well provisioned with kitchenwares, it was clean, warm and comfortable.

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Darwin, Australia
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169 reviews 169 reviews
44 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The service is 100% kiwi friendly, the rooms are spotless and free wifi ! The location is superb on papanui road , near all the great food spots in Merivale. A real winner. I highly recommend for your next garden city visit.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The owners are what makes this place great. After arriving into chch at 5am following a death in the family I arrived to see if it was possible to check in early and it was no problem at all. It was still dark outside and the let me have my room so I could freshen up. The rooms are lovely... More 

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Marlborough
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

we have stayed here twice now, the last time was 5th & 6th June. The proprietor is friendly and helpful, the rooms are VERY clean, with tasteful decor and bed covers.I have stayed at hotels, motels B&B and pensions all around the world, but this place would have to be one of the best for three main reasons. The glassware,... More 

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Address: 54 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Strathern Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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