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The Ashley Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   106 Mandeville St, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
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Ranked #91 of 139 hotels in Christchurch
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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Wellington, New Zealand
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202 reviews 202 reviews
29 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for a couple of nights while I was down for a conference. It's clean and tidy, handy to the CBD and restaurants, but there was a boiler room or something next to my rom which made a bit of noise during the night. For a short stay, when you're out all day, this is just the sort... More

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Melanie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for your kind words regarding our clean and tidy rooms and convenient location. We are surprised with the noise coming from the boiler room and are currently looking into this to see if there is anything we can do to improve this.... More

Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Stayed here on recommendation from partner hotels and did not disappoint. Clean and comfortable rooms. Great location and friendly staff. Good value to for Christchurch would definitely recommend for an overnight stay.

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Melanie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us especially our clean and comfortable rooms, convenient location and friendly staff. Once again thank you for your review and we hope to see you again on your next visit to Christchurch. More

Albany, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I stayed here in April 2013 and found this property to be excellent. We only stayed for one night as we were hopping onto the TranzAlpine the next morning. The room I was in was good and comfortable and I loved receiving the welcome cupcake in our room it was a lovely touch. The breakfast the next morning was hot... More

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Melanie H, Guest Relations Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate all feedback and are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us especially our comfortable rooms and friendly staff. Once again thank you for your comments and we look forward to your next stay with us. More

Noosa, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The Ashley Hotel has seen better days but it's clean, comfortable and provides all the basics. Our stay was overnight so the floor-to-ceiling front windows were not an issue but as there are facing hotel wings 15 metres apart it would be an understandable privacy issue for long stays. Room features a large wall mounted TV, electric jug and plenty... More

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Melanie H, Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your time taken to leave your feedback and your comments go a long way in our strive to provide the best service for our guests. Thank you for your comments regarding our comfortable rooms and convenient location. The fridges are located under the desk in the rooms. Once again thank you for your... More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The room was on the ground floor, near to reception, so with floor to ceiling tinted glass it did feel like being in a goldfish bowl. For any privacy you have to fully close the curtains day and night. The bathroom was a little tired, the vanity unit was heavily stained, and the notices to LOCK all doors and windows... More

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Melanie H, Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We apologize that we did not meet your expectations during your stay and have taken your comments on board in our strive to provide the best possible service for our guests. Our floor to ceiling windows gives guests the option if the want more of an open feel or privacy with curtains. Our notice to... More

Ashburton, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We needed a hotel in the Riccarton area and we chose the Ashley. We booked by phone and the receptionist, Jessica, was friendly and efficient. The hotel has a Qualmark rating of three stars plus, and did not disappoint. The same receptionist greeted us on arrival and was bright and welcoming. We had a suite which had two bedrooms, one... More

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Melanie H, Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate your time taken to leave your comments regarding our friendly staff and clean and comfortable rooms. Once again thank you for your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Christchurch. More

New Delhi, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Me and my wife stayed in this hotel in the first and last night of our trip to the south island...the rooms were neat and clean..the staff was very good...the locality was very nice...the place was in the heart of the city and accessible to malls and restaurants nearby...

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Melanie H, Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for your comments regarding our neat and clean rooms, friendly staff and convenient location. Once again thank you for your review and we hope to see you again on your next visit to Christchurch. More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This hotel was chosen by our travel agent.Location is very good.In our 2 night stay,we also experienced the "fishbowl effect on the 1st floor.Staff were pleasant.There is a notice in the room stating"do not leave windows or doors open",so we did not and each morning we had heavy condensation running down the glass door and windows. By the time we... More

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Melanie H, Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We apologize we did not meet your expectations but take heart that you enjoyed our convenient location and friendly staff. The security notice on the door is for when leaving the room to remind you to lock your windows and doors to keep your belongings safe. Guests are more than welcome to open windows when... More

London
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

Within walking distance of the city centre, and handy for the airport (we had to return a hire car) and the railway station - we took the Tranz-Alpine to Greymouth after a night's stay. A very pleasant Japanese lady greeted us when we arrived. A perfectly good room - recommended.

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Melanie H, Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We thank you for your time taken to leave your comments and are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us especially our convenient location, room quality and friendly staff. Once again thank you for your feedback and we wish to welcome you to stay with us again on your next visit to Christchurch. More

Norwich
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I really can't think of a better way to describe the Ashley than 'adequate'. The rooms are a little tired, and the completely glazed wall onto the communal walkway does make it feel a bit like being in a goldfish bowl, if you're in the room you will probably want the curtains drawn for any sense of privacy. Nothing to... More

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Melanie H, Manager at The Ashley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We taken on board your comments and they will help in our strive to provide the best service available. Once again thank you for your feedback and we wish to welcome you back to The Ashley Hotel on your next visit to Christchurch. More

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Address: 106 Mandeville St, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ashley Hotel 3*
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The Ashley Hotel Christchurch is a newly refurbished, 45-room hotel that delivers a charming, relaxed and convenient experience. The Ashley Hotel is located in Riccarton, within walking distance of Hagley Park, shopping malls, dozens of restaurants and cafés, Christchurch Hospital, the train station and plenty of other Christchurch attractions. We offer several different Christchurch hotel room types, perfect whether you are visiting for business, holiday or as part of a group. For your convenience, The Ashley Hotel also has disabled facilities. Whatever your reason for visiting Christchurch, enjoy it in comfort and style at The Ashley Hotel Christchurch. ... more   less 
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