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At The Beach B & B Motel

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16 Beach Road | Waimairi Beach, Christchurch 8083, New Zealand
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Ranked #18 of 132 Christchurch B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Piplee Auckland Region, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great B & B - very very smart, neat, tidy and clean. In the cold weather when we arrived they had switched the heater and electric blanket on so the room was warm and toasty! Awesome shower and great bathroom and all you need in a room. The owners are lovely they moved us from the upstairs room we booked... More 

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Harlow, Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

This was our last stop of our tour before flying home. It was the perfect end to our holiday. The room was very comfortable and breakfast was just right. Craig was a friendly and generous host. Advised us about travelling to the city by bus and also arranged a taxi to drive us to the airport. We would definitely recommend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights and even from before booking, Shelley and Craig worked hard to please to accommodate our stay. Beautiful room and lovely location to get to the beach. A cooked breakfast was offered every morning along with plenty of fruit, cereals, bread and juices. Craig is a pleasure to talk to, really very welcoming and will provide... More 

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Wellington, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We stayed at the Beach B&B for one night while touring around ChristChurch in Feb 2015. Craig, the proprietor was excellent at giving us tips and hints as to where to eat and what to do. He also filled us in on what happened in the earthquake of 2011... All in all, it was a very good stay. We had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This was our first accomodation during our round trip in NZ and we loved it! We were not in the best mood when we arrived due to the fact that my suitcase got lost on our trip to Christchurch (Craig: I got it back when we left NZ 10 days later) but Craig was such a great host that I... More 

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We were only able to stay one night, but were so happy we found this spot. The room had everything we needed, the breakfast was great, and our host, Craig, was most personable and lots of fun to chat with. A quick walk to a wonderful beach and the sound of the surf off our balcony were an extra bonus.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We stayed 5 nights in this lovely, welcoming b&b in January 2015. The location is perfect for visits into the centre of Christchurch from the bus stop just around the corner. Christchurch is recovering well from the earthquake with the very interesting temporary Cardboard Cathedral and the shipping container shops area the highlights for us. The beach and the park,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We had only one night in Christchurch and were delighted to find At The Beach B&B which is less than 100 m from the beach and has tastefully decorated rooms. Craig is very helpful and ready to assist with activity selection. A very enjoyable stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We stayed at the B&B for two nights in Nov. After an initial mix up with the rooms, we settled in and the room was nicely presented. On site parking and cooked breakfast is included in your room rate. Breakfast was great. Hosts were very welcoming and took the time to have a drink and talk about Christchurch. Recommend based... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

My wife and adult daughter recently stayed 2 nights in "At the Beach B&B." We loved our stay and the accommodations. This B&B is located just across the street from the Pacific Coast, we had a view of the Ocean and enjoyed listening to the surf. Craig and Shelly were great host, extremely personable and provided us some very nice... More 

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