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Roma on Riccarton Motel

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Katikati, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location, really clean and had everything that you could wish for in the unit. Lovely and warm and quiet, even though we were close to a busy road. Great café and bar across the road and within walking distance to town, Hagley Park and the AMI stadium so its location ticked all the boxes for us.

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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At $119 for a room for 2 adults and one child, this was very good indeed. Fast and unlimited internet included, which is something you don't get at many other motels/hotels. An excellent location, within walking distance of Riccaron Mall, Hagley Park, Pak n Save and numerous places for getting something to eat.

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Thank David G
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Hey thanks for the comments, its been a while since someone has done so and its great to hear peoples experiences with us. Also our discussion on broadband when you where here was very helpful thanks for that. hopefully see you again some time Cheers Mark More 

Rarotonga
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here one night last week and the place is totally delightful. So well appointed within the room, immaculately clean and actually a very pretty and well thought out room. Would be my choice of motel in Christchurch anyday.

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Thank jillymae
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you, wonderful to hear the room was well appointed and you would come again :) we have only been here since Sept last year but we have taken on a lot of changes in that time so always nice to get feedback that we are getting it right. and of course a big thumbs up to our cleaning crew,... More 

Te Anau
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

We booked in to this place for a night on our way through Christchurch and liked it so much that we decided to stay for 3 nights. The unit offered was clean and tidy and very little noise. From the time we met the friendly owner we knew that this was going to be a memorable stay and it was.... More 

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Thank birchTeAnau
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

HI Guys thanks so much for staying and the great review, hope your wedding anniversary is a lovely day for you both. You are "naughty" you are on holiday and did not need to strip the bed and do the dishes, very much appreciated but not expected, its "your" holiday. if i ever get to Te Anau we will call... More 

Invercargill, New Zealand
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Very helpful and friendly service. The room is just lovely. Bed very comfortable. So much so that my partner wants to buy one exactly the same. Great location. The best thing is that it is just a few minutes walk to numerous restaurants, cafes & huge shopping mall. And also just a few minutes walk in the other direction to... More 

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Thank Marianne184
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you, great to hear you enjoyed your stay. i believe my wife Lynne showed you our new improved BBQ area, hopefully you will be able to come again some time and relax in this area with a cold drink and partner cooking you a steak on the BBQ. PS: Lynne says she hopes the bakery was open for you... More 

Manila, Philippines
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

My husband and I spent only a night here, on the eve of our departure from New Zealand, but it was the perfect place in which to conclude our wonderful vacation. Our ground floor room was very well appointed, with a big bed, a welcoming living area, and a complete kitchen. The husband-and-wife owners were so warm and helpful too:... More 

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Thank aluabyerg
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, we try our best to make our complex one that people remember for all the right reasons and comments like yours are wonderful to read for us and future guests so we both thank you very much for this and hope to see you again some time. Cheers Mark and Lynne More 

maroochydore
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22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

Very happy with our short stay at this motel. We shared a two bedroom apartment with another couple. The apartment was very clean and the beds very comfortable. There were plenty of restaurants, cafes nearby. The manager was friendly and helpful. The location was great, only 10 min drive to the airport and 10 min drive to city centre.

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Thank neenMaroochydore
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we appreciate it and your comments on our complex and surroundings help others going forward to book, so we really appreciate those also. look forward to seeing you again some time. Cheers Mark and Lynne More 

Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
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19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at this motel. It was clean and spacious. The owners were very friendly and gave us nice tips. The room had all the necessary kitchen equipment. The wifi worked great. We would recommend this place for families.

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Thank Rajesh M
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we appreciate it, hope the rest of your trip goes well. and thanks for the trip advisor review, these make a big difference to us in knowing that we are doing a great job. Cheers Mark More 

Oroua Downs, New Zealand
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87 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Booked in as part of a large family wedding booing. Stayed 3 nights. Hosts were excellent - super friendly, exceptionally accommodating. Rooms were all very clean, very quiet, and provided with luxury toiletries (don't take them tho!). Beds just a little on the firm side (I like a soft bed) but certainly not uncomfortable and all had a great sleep.... More 

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Thank LMB27958
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you, it was very nice having your group here also. as a motelier you always worry that a large group will course issue for other guests. our primary roll is to make sure each and every guest gets the best from our complex and its location. i have to say you and your friends/group were fantastic and having you... More 

London, United Kingdom
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208 reviews
91 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

We had a deluxe spa studio. Lovely room, clean and comfortable, everything we needed was provided. Location was great, short walk to Hagley Park and the Botanic Gardens and walkable to the centre of Christchurch. Dux Dine and Trevinos, both do great food, only a few doors away. Internet is blisteringly fast, in 4 weeks in New Zealand nothing came... More 

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Thank BrianTJ
markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Hi Brian Boy thank you very much for the great review, we agree our location is very good for anyone be it business or pleasure. and we try very hard to be the best place to stay with a high standard of cleaning so your comments are appreciated by us and our cleaning staff that we tell of any feedback... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4.5 STAR LUXURY MOTEL IN THE HEART OF RICCARTON- FREE WiFi and FREE 24 HOUR GYM MEMBERSHIP ACROSS STREET DURING STAYRoma on Riccarton Luxury Motel is just 300m from Hagley Park and a short walk to Westfield Shopping Centre at Riccarton Mall. 1-2km to Arts Centre, Museum, Christchurch Public Hospital and Christchurch Womens Hospital. We are 1.5kms to AMI Stadium new home of the Crusaders Rugby Team as well as Addington Raceway, CBS Canterbury Arena and the Tranz Alpine Railway Station. There are numerous restaurants, cafes and bars nearby in Riccarton and Addington.We offer high-quality fittings and smoke-free, FREE WiFi connection as well as high speed internet, 32 inch LCD, Sky TV, DVD player, fully soundproof units. Sunny and restful surroundings. Spa baths in most units. Guest laundry accessed 24 hours with room key. Two phone lines and dedicated free internet connection in each unit. Some units with private garden and patios and some upstairs units with balconies. Free BBQ in private BBQ area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Roma on Riccarton Motel

Address: 38 Riccarton Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $108 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Roma on Riccarton Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#8 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#29 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#40 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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