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Strathern Motor Lodge

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   54 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Lake District, UK
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had 3 nights here in January, we booked because of location as we were attending a friends wedding nearby. Christchurch hotels and motels are quite pricey so we were very pleased to find a good deal here. we booked a studio with twin beds but on arrival we were upgraded to a one bedroom suite which was brilliant we... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Great motel! Very well equipped, clean, and comfy. Nicely decorated with a TV in both the lounge area and the bedroom. Lovely to have a separate bedroom. The motel is on busy Papanui Road but there was minimal road noise. The beds were really comfortable, our only gripe would be the pillows which were of the highish firm variety....the option... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We have been staying regularly here over the last few months and to us great value. The units are renovated nicely and being older style they are spacious ! Position to restaurants , Pedros's Lamb across the road and the Merivale Village is excellent. Top this off with the" best customer service " it makes your stay so enjoyable.This team... More

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Perth, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Our flight got in really late (2am) and they organised access to keys after hours and had the accommodation unit all setup for us when we arrived. The staff were very helpful and friendly during our stay and even went out of their way to help us out. The unit was clean and reasonably well maintained. Internet was easy to... More

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new zealand
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37 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We just completed a four week stay, while getting earthquake repairs done at our house. This is a great place. We stayed in both one bedroom and two bedroom units. The rooms were always very clean and tidy. The one bedroom unit had a big sized bedroom with a double bed and a single bed. We moved the single bed... More

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Muswellbrook, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We had 4 nights here, fantastic, spacious, clean and well maintained. The staff are very friendly, they took my washing in when it rained, I was very appreciative. The position was very good close to Botanical Gardens

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Seriously, where else would you find such a dedicated team of staff providing fabulous service ? I was so blessed having the opportunity to stay at the Strathern Motor lodge for 7 days recently. Sadly my reason for returning to Christchurch from Australia was a family bereavement. Being able to stay in comfort, peaceful and absolutely sterile accommodation, I was... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Our hosts were very friendly and very helpful. The room was comfortable and clean. The bathroom was clean enough as well - one of my main focus points at every place we stay.The location was good enough, we spent a day walking around the city and back again (although very tired!) Good value for money.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Stayed here for a night while passing through Christchurch. Chose them as they were 'Pet friendly'. After booking online they called us to ask about our dog. Turns out that they wouldn't normally allow it in the rooms as it was a medium size dog - they only accept small dogs. So not 100% pet friendly. But they did make... 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*
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Your hosts, Lauraine & Craig take great pride in providing a high standard of comfort and cleanliness and invite you to stay at their Christchurch Motor Lodge accommodation in their luxurious, fully self-contained studio, one and two bedroom apartments. Their top quality Christchurch Motor Lodge accommodation is quiet, warm and features extremely comfortable Queen, King or superking beds. Our central location enables guests to walk to parks,golf courses, restaurants , supermarkets and the city centre. ... more   less 
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