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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Arcadia was in a good location for our need to be near family. It's not far from the road out to Sumner & Lyttleton, and conveniently located not too far out of Christchurch. The owners have done a nice job of upgrading both the kitchen and bathroom. A huge plus was sitting in a comfy recliner to relax and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This motel was great. An older motel, but warm and cosy and so clean. Had a heat pump, heater in the bathroom and electric blankets on the beds. We stayed in a studio unit, had a great kitchen and bathroom. The man on reception was so friendly and helpful. Price was very reasonable. Motel was very quiet. Would definitely stay... More 

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Thank Travellingkiwi83
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay in Christchurch. Friendly hosts with spacious and cosy motel units. Definitely recommend to all.Only a short walk to the shops,close to town .Good rates I certainly wouldn't go past this cosy motel when I visit Christchurch again.

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Timaru, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Have you ever seen pictures of accommodation booked and paid for your stay but the reality was a disappointment? The Arcadia Motel exceeded its pretty pictures, We stayed in a spacious apartment complete with large kitchen dining Queen size bed,single bed and two Lazy Boy lounge chairs. The space was spotless and in good repair. Eating places and shops were... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

Just enjoyed a stay of several nights at Arcadia.We were in unit 10 which was well maintained and kept very clean with daily servicing of the room. Good shower and very comfortable bed-we slept like logs! Very efficient electric room heater and bed also has electric blanket.The site is on Ferry road between the city centre and the lovely seaside... More 

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Hornsea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

We stayed 3 weeks at this lovely motel. Everything is as it says in the motel's write up Owner and staff (Suzy) could not have been more helpful. We stayed in room 8 which is tucked around the corner away from any noise and has a pleasant outlook. Everything you could wish for in the rooms - except AC but... More 

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Thank Jeannette W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Arcadia is a fine establishment! Boasting apartment style motel suites, this stay was nice. Not a luxury establishment by any means, but the owner is the sweetest (spent a good amount of time recommending places to stop on our drive of the South Island) and the suites are well kept. The place is wonderful for the price and is a... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

Though a bit off the beaten path for Christchurch, this is a good accommodation for travelers passing through or looking for a nice base while exploring. It is close to the Tannery in the Woolston area, which is a great place for food and shopping, and a short walk away is the Three Boys Brewing Company (only open until 4:30... More 

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Thank Mere312
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

This motel is well located for visiting the city and driving out to beaches such as New Brighton & Sumner. Old school motel but has everything you need. If you are looking for good, clean reasonably priced accommodation in Christchurch you can't go past Arcadia.

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Collingwood, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

We have again enjoyed a fantastic stay at Arcadia... The rooms are looking fantastic with their new kitchens. The room we stayed in was comfortable, roomy, quiet & very well equipt. Michelle & Geoff are great host's, very friendly & always there to offer advise & an opinion on events, attractions & eating out... We are looking forward to staying... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Arcadia Motel

Address: 564 Ferry Road, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $67 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arcadia Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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#27 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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