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Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square

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52 Cathedral Square | Central City, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wagga Wagga
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110 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is one of the best Novotel hotels I have stayed in. The rooms are fresh, contemporary and extremely clean and well appointed. The bed was very comfortable and all the room appointments were convenient and well thought out. The shower was seriously amazing with a rain shower head which was absolutely divine! I loved the modern feel to the... More 

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Mount Isa, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived around 11pm after flying in from Sydney, the receptionist that greeted us was lovely and the room was well appointed with plenty of space for suitcases etc. The bed was comfortable and we had a nice view of Christchurch from our room, we would happily stay here again.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After dropping off family at Christchurch Airport we decided to stay overnight before our journey home to Nelson......unfortunately we stayed in Central Christchurch rather than a Motel in Riccarton, wished we had stayed in Riccarton instead..........the Novotel is a nicely appointed Hotel in the Square, unfortunately, with nothing around it.......we knew beforehand what to expect but felt that they would... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very nice rooms, comfy bed and the best service. A nice bit of luxury when staying in town. Close to everything and based in the centre of town. The restaurant in the hotel is very good as well. Great service and friendly staff.

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Broome, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The perfect spot to walk everywhere you need. Happy and helpful staff. Love the rooms retro feel and also the environmentally friendly attitude of the place! You can catch the tram just down the road, also in walking distance from Victoria St restaurants.

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Sydney, Australia
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205 reviews
87 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed my stay here. The service and check-in / check-out was friendly and efficient. And the location was nice for wandering around the (admittedly still recovering) CBD. Would recommend. -

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Hamilton
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65 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

All of the comments about the difficulties caused to the Hotel by the re-build are accurate but for me on an overnight business trip the hotel is in my view very good. The staff were very helpful and the room was spacious, clean with good temperature control. The shower had two shower heads and good pressure. The gym is small... More 

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Redwood City, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I chose Novotel because of it's location since i was going to be in Christchurch for 2 nights only I wanted a centrally located hotel.Enjoyed walking to the Christchurch Botanic Garden, Arts Centre, Cathedral Square and see and feel the pulse of Christchurch. The staff are courteous and very friendly as one can expect from an Accor Hotel. I had... More 

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Asia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel is average. Par for Accor hotels in New Zealand which seem to be generally far less pleasurable places to stay than other Accors in Asia-Pacific. The staff were very friendly andhelpful and the room functional but the hotel lacks any atmosphere. I stayed here in April as well and at that time the hotel's website stated 'Free Outdoor... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great smaller hotel overlooking the Christchurch Cathedral but as with most of down Christchurch the elements and rebuilding after the earthquake cause this hotel much grief. It is just about the only building standing and in operation in this part of town. Staff try hard but and generally a well run hotel. Not much food choices outside of the hotel.... More 

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