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The Classic Villa

5.0 of 5 17 Worcester Blvd | Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Location
    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
    5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow - truly elegant, my wife & i really enjoyed our stay here at the classic villa. Its location to the main hub of Christchurch was perfect. Also we truly loved the continental breakfast each morning. So fresh & enjoyable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Classic Villa location is perfect being only a short walk to the CBD and even closer to the gardens and the River Avon. The rooms are very impressive and the breakfast is a perfect start to the day

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California Desert, California
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This B & B is the perfect spot to explore Christchurch. Rooms are pretty ordinary but very comfortable. Avril, the manager is extremely helpful and friendly. The continental breakfast offers a lot of choices. Plenty of public spaces to use too.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here the first two days of our trip to Christchurch. The building is nestled near the Botanical Gardens and Cathedral Square. While the downtown is still under serious construction from the 2011 earthquake, the Classic Villa has good access to several sights and restaurants. The staff is wonderful and has some great recommendations. Breakfast is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want a home away from home, with a luxurious feel, and a bit of extra space to unwind in at the end of the day this is the place for you! The building is beautiful and a pleasure to be in. The room was cosy and comfortable, with an excellent hair dryer! The location is also brilliant. Its... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This is a lovely, charming villa in a great location near the gardens, tram and museum. The hosts are warm and welcoming. Complete with a sumptuous breakfast. Thanks for a lovely start to our holiday.

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

Myself and my partner stayed here for one night at the start of our South Island trip. We booked via Wotif and stayed in a 'Super Deluxe Room' which included breakfast. The hosts were very welcoming and friendly and the room was great. Its smack in the middle of everything located just near the botanic gardens. Although there is not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Pro's: Great location. Great breakfast. Close to Botanical Gardens. Convenient parking. Cons': Room a bit small and dark. A bit overpriced for total package. We enjoyed our stay, but the owner was a bit curt and distant, but was very polite, and the breakfast was delightful.

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Houston, Texas
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93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

My wife and I recently stayed at this property. We had a very relaxing and were very pleased with the level of personal service that we received from the owner, Peter. This property is very clean and centrally located. Peter prepared a very interesting mix of food for breakfast that included, salmon, thin crust Italian pizza and a wide range... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

The Classic Villa is an odd mixture. Really an upmarket B & B in a very quiet street. We had a superior room with two 4' beds, a desk, two chairs, tv. There was a good shower but the towels have seen better days and the loo roll was flimsy!! These are petty problems of course but we were surprised... More 

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Address: 17 Worcester Blvd | Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Classic Villa 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
The Classic Villa Hotel Christchurch
The Classic Hotel
Classic Hotel Christchurch
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#15 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#17 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#20 Business Hotel in Christchurch

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