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Papanui Court Motel

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   140 Main North Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Ranked #62 of 138 Hotels in Christchurch
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had to stay in Christchurch for work for two weeks and my company booked me in here. I had a one bedroom unit. It was very clean and well set up with good cooking facilities. The daily room service was to a high standard and the owners were very friendly and helpful. I managed to injure my ankle at... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean and tidy. The bed was hard and the pillows low and firm. The curtains needed have backing on them. The lights from outside lit the room up at night. Had a lousy sleep for two nights. Had no air conditioning , either too hot or too cold.

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Ashburton, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We had a large 1 bedroom unit for 1 night. It was very clean, very comfortable bed,a great shower- all we required. The hostess was exceptionally friendly , spent time chatting and created a good impression. Would certainly return.

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The accommodation was clean, tidy and well situated to public transport and local shops. The accommodation is well priced and great value for money. The owners were very hospitable and went out of their way to help us during our stay.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Stumbled upon the place and was impressed by the frontage but found it to be a little dated at the back despite its 10 years of operation. Lady / owner at the front desk was personable and very obliging and keen to go the extra mile for me – all I had to do was ask - she was a... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Spacious units, well presented and clean, but the experience was spoilt by the management. Felt as though we were given the 10 th degree, and reading other reviews it appears that we are not alone with that experience. Made for an unwelcome feeling, and there's plenty of other options out there.......

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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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131 hotel reviews
290 helpful votes 290 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Originally, I was looking for a basic motel that would be an easy drive to the airport. Papanui Court Motel does the trick and more. The first thing that impressed me was how substantial the furniture and fixtures felt, giving a sense of quality to the place. Although it has a simple decor, the place was spotlessly clean. The bath... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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166 reviews 166 reviews
135 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I feel a bit bad giving it 3/5 seeing as most are 5 and 4, and there was nothing really wrong with the place. The proprietors are nice, things look fairly new, and everything worked as it should. However there was no real X-factor, and little drawbacks such as the balcony being uncovered and quite narrow (really it's just a... More

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Bangkok
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9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We stayed in Christchurch one night when arriving NZ and one night before leaving NZ. We are the first timer for NZ. We rent motorhome to travel to Dunedin/Queenstown/Mt.Cook, but we stayed in hotel/holiday parks as it's too cold for me and my wife to stay overnight in motorhome. We stayed at Papanui Court the night before we left. We... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

We stayed for one night. The room was great value. Very clean and plenty of room. We were on the main road side of the complex and was a bit noise but not that bad over all. The host very welcoming on arrival. Although we arrived earlier that stated the only thing that disappointed us about the room was the... More

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Address: 140 Main North Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Papanui Court Motel 3.5*
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