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Apollo Motel Christchurch

288 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Orpington
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108 reviews 108 reviews
31 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Christchurch airport from Australia and picked up a car. This motel, like many others is within 10 mins drive from the airport. The room was very clean with the usual kitchen facilities. The bathroom was spacious and the bed very comfortable. Free wifi but for only one computer per room and 500mb max per day. The capacity... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Used this motel for a one night stay in Christchurch. We checked in a little later than we had arranged - our host didn't bat an eyelid. He was welcoming and friendly on a dark, stormy night. Room was huge with everything we needed, and very clean. Great location and easy to find. I thought the value for money was... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

There are many, many choices for lodging near the Apollo Motel, yet we were highly satisfied with our decision to trust the TripAdvisor reviewers and stay there. We stayed for a night at the beginning and end of our trip, relaxed knowing that we had such a nice place to sleep and get organized before leaving NZ. The kitchen was... More

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Tombstone, Arizona
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Really comfortable, clean and with a friendly service. Great value good price. Close to town center and few hundred meters walk from Riccarton mall...if you go to Christchurch dont miss it. I will be back there for shure.

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NZ
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights for a friends wedding, we stayed in a one bedroom apartment unit and this was a nice size, we didn't use the cooking facilities as we were out most of the time. Rooms were very clean and tidy. Service was great, I only booked for 2 nights instead of 3, they had no more vacancy... More

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Cardiff, UK
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This is the first of 6 months I will be staying here due to my work in Christchurch. I have a 2 bedroom apartment on the ground floor and so far I'm happy with things. For those arriving from the airport, this is very convenient as it is located on a busy road into town, but not a great deal... More

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Singapore River, Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Nicely presented with a handy location,close to the airport,as I was flying out the next morning I found it convenient to stay here,also it is close to the Bush Inn and Riccarton malls.Price was average Service and friendliness from the nice Chinese Lady who handled my check in,no problems there. Room was comfortable and bed was fine,shower almost drilled a... More

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Mackay, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Nice motel with good sized room. WE only spent a few hours here, as were flew out of Christchurch in the wee hours of the morning. But the bed was comfortable and its location was good as several eateries were within walking distance from it. Unfortunately, the terrible weather that blew in, meant that getting to said eateries was distinctly... More

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Motueka, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

This is the second time we have stayed at this motel, and would happily return again on our next visit to Christchurch. The heaters had been turned on before we arrived, so the room was lovely and cosy when we walked in. The unit was spacious, clean and well equipped, and the bed was very comfortable. Noise from the busy... More

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Napier, New Zealand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Handy to the University, Westfield Mall and Addington, the location is a real plus. And it's just a short drive to the central city. Although Riccarton Road is busy, the rooms are surprisingly quiet thanks to double glazing. The entrance is just around the corner off a side street which makes getting in and out easier than having to negotiate... More

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Also Known As:
Apollo Hotel Christchurch
Address: 288 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
#31 Family Hotel in Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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