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    Arena Motel

    30 Whiteleigh Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand
    011 64 3-667 1579
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    Traveler (24)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good41%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “railway station” (33 reviews)
    “free shuttle” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair access
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    71 - 75 of 190 reviews

    Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

    Pleasant staff who took an interest in our visit to Christchurch. The room was clean, has good furniture, nice and warm in the middle of winter; perfect for a family (two adults and three children). Down side was the very poor water pressure in the...More

    Thank 688angusc
    Reviewed June 30, 2015

    We booked a 2 bedroom unit which catered perfectly for us. The unit was very comfortable and clean, the hosts were very friendly and helpful and arranged our early morning shuttle service to the airport. The pickup service the motel provides from the railway station...More

    Thank SR666
    Reviewed June 20, 2015

    We recently stayed here the Motel was spotless, warm and cosy beds we couldnt have wished for anything better and to top it off we were taken to the Railway Station the next morning, nothing was any trouble for the hosts. Highly recommend a stay...More

    Thank CMT970
    Reviewed June 9, 2015

    We chose this motel because of its convenience to the TranzAlpine train station, but it proved to be exceptionally clean; well equipped( with shiny pots, good crockery sharp knives) and exceptionally helpful host. Our 2 night stay was most comfortable and considering its location, very...More

    Thank Sandra W
    Reviewed April 28, 2015

    the staff were friendly always will to help and took us to the train station with no charge. The room was very clean, very roomy and had a good bathroom. I will be staying at this hotel again. also if you follow the crusaders the...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • $86 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #12 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Christchurch
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    Traveler (24)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (1)
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    February 8, 2017|
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    Response from HuseinE | Reviewed this property |
    Take the airport shuttle. Cheap and it's good.
    Lynne L
    November 6, 2016|
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    Response from Jill_445 | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure, we were only there for one night. They offer a laundry service but that doesn't mean they have driers for your to use. I am sure if you emailed them they will be able to answer your question
    Room Tips
    "Spa Bath room great for relaxing after long train ride"
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    "room was quite on the ground floor as far as we were concerned we did not notice any traffic noise etc."
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    "only a couple of minutes from Christchurch railway station"
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    "We preferred the ground floor"
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