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56 Roydvale Avenue Burnside, Christchurch 8053 New Zealand
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Welcome to Airport Palms Motel, Christchurch We offer stylish and affordable accommodation for overnight travellers, tourists, families and the discerning corporate traveller, in our four star plus quality motel. Situated in a quiet residential area of Christchurch but still only 5 minutes to the International Airport and a 15-minute drive to the city centre. Guests enjoy superior bedding, great showers and stress-free services with an attention to detail and a notable difference to the rest. Why stay with us? • Modern quiet and double-glazed rooms • Free airport transfers (conditions apply) • Free laundry facilities • Several restaurants within close proximity • Free unlimited high-speed WiFi • Bus service available to the city and malls within a 2-minute walk • Park N Fly service available (charges apply) • Continental breakfast available (charges apply) • Sky TV • Free Newspapers • Cots and Highchairs available on request • Barbeque Area • Knowledge and advice on attractions
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast available
Children's television networks
Highchairs available
Free airport transportation
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Parking
Wifi
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary tea
Free shuttle or taxi services
Airport transportation
Shuttle bus service
Taxi service
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Dining area
Housekeeping
Seating area
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Electric blanket
Bath / shower
Telephone
Clothes rack
Iron
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Kitchenette
Microwave
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
Kitchenware
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English
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Location close for walking to a few restaurants. The hosts were so helpful and friendly. We live in Kentucky in the USA. It was our first visit. I mistakenly booked the wrong hotel for Christchurch. When I contacted them just prior to needing to be there luckily they were able to honor my price and accomodate us. Fortunately they had one room left. We loved the room it was clean and in a good neighborhood. We actually stayed here in Feb 2018. I am late in making this post.
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Response from gboni, Manager at Airport Palms Motel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Sandy G Thank you for posting this lovely review, it is great to know after all this time you still remember us and your stay with us! We hope that one day you will come back to see us and explore our beautiful city and New Zealand again. Thank you.
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Hotel's Favorite
We stayed at the Airport Palms for one day while visiting Christchurch. Our flight arrived early and they graciously set us up right away. The owners are wonderful and very knowledgeable. Our room had a Jacuzzi in it, which was perfect after a long day of sightseeing. The location is right on the city bus route as well. We highly recommend this venue. A very solid two thumbs up!
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Response from PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel
Responded Apr 1, 2020
Hi paulav457 We thank you for taking the time to place this very positive review following your stay with us, we really appreciate your feedback and to hear you found our property very comfortable after a long day of sightseeing. Thank you also for the recommendations and the solid thumbs up! for future travelers. We look forward to having you stay with us again sometime in the future.
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Great place to stay. Convenient for a stop over heading north or south. Close to all the eating places at airport. Close for access to airport or main roads north and south without having to go into city. Quiet. Will stay again
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Response from gboni, Manager at Airport Palms Motel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi marymR416YT Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It was nice to meet you and it is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our location convenient. We look forward to seeing you next time you are passing through Christchurch. Graham and Sharlene
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We stayed one night here before we flew home after some very stressful weeks trying to fly back to UK. Graham and Sharlene are wonderful managers. They had super safe conditions in place for social distancing and taking information for contact tracing. They were really kind and helpful to us, helping us to find out where to return our hire car to and there was also a free bus to the airport. Our accommodation was superbly clean and very comfortable with its own good size fridge,,microwave and sink (sonething we found is missing in many hotels in New Zealand). It was a great stay for our last night in New Zealand after our many weeks extended holiday during the coronavirus crisis
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Response from gboni, Manager at Airport Palms Motel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi Andrewheritage Thank you for your lovely review following your stay with us during the Covid-19 crisis. It was lovely to meet you both and we are pleased that we could provide a comfortable and safe place for you to spend your last night in New Zealand prior to your long awaited journey home. We hope that one day you may return to Christchurch and get to experience our lovely city with alot more freedom! Graham and Sharlene
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Extremely comfortable and clean rooms. Sharlene was awesome and made check in and check out a breeze under Level 3 Covid19 Lockdown. She run me to the airport and stored my car for a couple of days. Such awesome friendly atmosphere and so close to the airport.
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Response from gboni, Manager at Airport Palms Motel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi SharonW3670 Thank you for your great feedback after staying with us at Airport Palms Motel. It was lovely to meet you and we are pleased that you found our rooms comfortable and clean and enjoyed our kiwi hospitality. We hope to see you again next time you are visiting Christchurch. Graham and Sharlene
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$72 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
NUMBER OF ROOMS
22
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Frequently Asked Questions about Airport Palms Motel
Which popular attractions are close to Airport Palms Motel?
Nearby attractions include Mike Pero Motorcycle Gallery (0.4 miles) and Mike Pero's Real Estate Company (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Airport Palms Motel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and airport transportation.
Which room amenities are available at Airport Palms Motel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Airport Palms Motel?
Guests can enjoy breakfast, barbeque facilities, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at Airport Palms Motel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Airport Palms Motel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Pattersons Restaurant & Bar, Wok On In, and Strange Bandit by Lucianos.
Does Airport Palms Motel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Airport Palms Motel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Airport Palms Motel?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Airport Palms Motel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Riccarton House & Bush (2.7 miles), Mona Vale (2.8 miles), and Canterbury Provincial Buildings (4.2 miles).
Is Airport Palms Motel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.