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Apollo Motel Christchurch

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   288 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Nik M Wellington, 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had 1 night stay here with our family and were super impressed with the staff who enabled us to have an early checkin due to arriving in ChCh for a family event. The unit was very clean and tidy and well setup for all 6 of us. Street noise was loud with the windows open but very quiet once... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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146 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The reception lady was helpful and friendly, had a upstairs unit, a one bedroom unit, though the double bed was in the lounge, 2 singles in the bedroom. Kinda expect a sofa in the living area. Street noise was pretty bad, so if you don’t like street noise that would be a worry. Everything nice and tidy, plenty of plates... More 

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Sydney
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70 reviews 70 reviews
26 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here because it was close to the airport ( and on the main airport shuttle road). We had the disabled room 4, not by request. This room is dark as the stairs outside block the light so we would not want this room again. Outside the other window was the garden. The upstairs units would be a better... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Spotless, comfortable beds, with everything you need for a short stay. Seemed to get through the broadband allocation pretty quickly and seating limited but otherwise difficult to find too much to fault. Will stay again

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

With two families, including 2 kids, finding accommodation in Chch was a challenge, but Apollo had a 3 room unit. It was comfortable and quiet, and well appointed. Could perhaps do with another bathroom but otherwise all good. The cleaners could have been a little more thorough over the 6 days but nothing insurmountable. 10 minutes walk to Riccarton Mall,... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Big,airy unit with most facilities let down with a few small issues Wi fi not adequate and drops out often...needed a new password at 8am on day of departure Stay was 4 days and included a weekend...only one sky sports channel and request to service was made but no progress. No tea towels or dishcloth made hard to do dishes... More 

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13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Surprisingly quiet being situated on Riccarton Road, the Apollo was clean and spacious for a small unit. Prices were great for the quality and the design of the building it was quite different but nice. The beds are comfortable and the service was great.

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Havelock North, New Zealand
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87 reviews 87 reviews
41 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We stayed for two nights and were in the accessible unit which is small, and adjoining the managers garage which is open during the day and unsightly. On both nights had to deal with bathroom floods due to showerhead malfunctions and the bathroom layout. There is also a venetian blind behind the bed which you cannot avoid. Location is good,... More 

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Orpington
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141 reviews 141 reviews
40 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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Address: 288 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Apollo Motel Christchurch 4.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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