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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We booked a room with shared bathroom but the friendly-receptionist offer us to upgrade the room. It is not just a room, but a house i reckon! it is fully equipped with small living room, kitchen facilities, bathroom with tub which makes it a perfect stay! It is quite a big space for only two of us but we loved... More 

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Stayed with 2 children and 2 adults. Heat pump was in when we arrived and they put an additional oil heater in the bedroom. Unit was lovely and clean, spotless new bathroom with a full size bath!!!! Light bulb blew when I turned it on but they fixed it quickly even though it was late. No negatives about it would... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

It's not new but it's in better condition than my house. It's clean, conveniently located, and really good value. With nice people running it why would you want to stay anywhere else? This is the third time I have stayed and it won't be the last.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

A very warm, friendly welcome. Good location and did the job. Signs of wear and tear (pots and iron) but was clean, had everything we needed, space to relax, and was value for money. As with everywhere in Christchurch, building noise from next door couldn't be helped. Free 500mb Internet a day with Zenbu wasn't really enough though, but saying... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

My partner and I visited here assuming we'd paid for a full function room cause that's what we were told (i.e With a toilet, shower etc) but instead what they had given us was a room with a bed with an electric blanket that didn't work, a barely functioning fridge and a jug. We had to share a bathroom and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this motel... Yes great value for money. And ok it's a bit old in places but the rooms were large, the heaters worked. The bathroom has been updated and everything was spotlessly clean. We also got free extra wifi no problems. Recommended if you're after simple but value for money.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Come here for a couple of days with my family.really friendly and helpful reception on arrival and clean and tidy rooms.ideal for people who want to be comfortable and close to the city and not noisey

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Thank kelly c
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We booked two adults one toddler through booking.com for four nights. When we arrived at the motel they said we couldnt stay with the baby because they didnt want bad reviews from other guests. They tried telling us we hadnt booked for the baby. (we rung booking.com who confirmed we had, wed also booked a porta cot) Every other motel... More 

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Mathura, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

helpful staff and the Hotel decor is amazing. The pool is the stuff dreams are made of and the pool bar and food service excellent. Breakfast had plenty of choice and we enjoyed the bar as well. Very Very Good Hotel.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We stayed there with the family to stay over before embarking on a road trip. The service was good and friendly, facilities were clean. It is in a busy road, but we had a unit at the rear of the section so it was quiet. I'll give it the thumbs up for more functional than ambience.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Achilles Motel

Address: 118 Sherborne Street, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $48 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Achilles Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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