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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel is a the old government building now converted into a grand hotel. Our room was fabulous with high ceilings and well furnished with a very comfotable bed. Free wi fi was also very welcome. Unusually the bar was not managed by the hotel but that didnt distract it from being the coolest bar in Christchurch! All in all...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love it. The pool, spa and sauna is good for relax after a long drive. Washing machine and dryer are provided in the room. The building has a lot of character. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Had an enjoyable stay here. Will definitely be back again.

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HCHCResidentMgr, General Manager at Heritage Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear Alice J, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Heritage Christchurch. It is a pleasure to read that you loved your stay with us and enjoyed the facilities of our hotel! We are pleased to know we could provide you with friendly and helpful customer service, and will make sure to pass your...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights after a week's touring the Sth Island. Christchurch was a bit weird to drive into due to the demolishing and rebuilding work still being in the city. Checked in by Natalie who was very helpful and engaging. I'd booked a 2 bedroom suite which was on the 1st floor but facing a car park...

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HCHCResidentMgr, General Manager at Heritage Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear Winos52, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Heritage Christchurch. It is a pleasure to read that you found the suites nice, and location perfect! We are pleased to know we could provide you with helpful and engaging customer service, and will make sure to pass your lovely comments to all staff. Apologies...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us were travelling together. Two upstairs bedrooms and a narrow staircase. One bedroom large and the other quite small. Very small bath upstairs and larger bath downstairs also contained the laundry. This is an old rugged building that's withstood earthquakes and really has character. Rooms are ok and we would stay there again. Good location. What really stood...

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Thank MJ H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have stayed in this historic hotel. The rooms are nice however there was no air con in our room (or any other room evidently) which made it quite uncomfortable at times in mid summer.

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Thank Glenn K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed two nights in The Heritage on our first visit Christchurch. Room was a "duplex" which had a mezzanine floor added for the bedrooms in what was no doubt originally a very " high ceiling" room. Room was comfortable and well appointed although not luxurious. Amenities were ok and we had a kitchen if we needed and full washing machine....

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HCHCResidentMgr, General Manager at Heritage Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear MMB1954, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Heritage Christchurch. It is a pleasure to read that you found the rooms comfortable! We are pleased to know we could provide you with a nice easy place to stay. We hope to be able to welcome you back the next time you visit Christchurch....

Sydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here during the recent Christchurch earthquake, in a 2 bedroom new york style loft apartment. This is a beautiful building that is over 100 years old so rest assured it is sturdiest building to be in during an earthquake. Lovely interior furnishings that appear to be a modern take on the Victorian era. Neil, on the front desk,...

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HCHCResidentMgr, General Manager at Heritage Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear DawesM, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Heritage Christchurch. It is a pleasure to read that you found the hotel beautiful; our hotel indeed did not suffer any damage! We are pleased to know we could provide you with excellent customer service, and will make sure to pass your lovely comments to...

Edmond, Oklahoma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After traveling over 30 hours to NZ, this was the perfect spot to land. It's an old renovated government building. Lots of character, warmth, space and privacy. You never hear your neighbors. The huge hallways, grand staircase and private room entrances make it feel more like a special apartment building than a hotel. Excellent location to walk all over town....

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HCHCResidentMgr, General Manager at Heritage Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear ACD100, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Heritage Christchurch. It is a pleasure to read that you found the hotel beautiful, and location excellent! We are pleased to know we could provide you with excellent customer service, and will make sure to pass your lovely comments to all staff. We hope to...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully appointed hotel, excellent service, handy location. Our experience as guests of this hotel, made the end of our New Zealand holiday easier to take, we felt like celebrities! The bar seems a hit with the locals, it was packed on Friday afternoon.

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HCHCResidentMgr, General Manager at Heritage Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear Jenelle W Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Heritage Christchurch. It is a pleasure to read that you found the hotel's location handy, and service excellent! We are pleased to know you enjoyed the facilities of the hotel, and will make sure to pass your lovely comments to all staff. We hope...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is centrally located , though very peaceful. The staff was very helpful with pointing out the points of interests and recommend some nice restaurants. The breakfast was a small but fresh buffet . The bar attached to the hotel is nice to hang around .

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Dear Filip O, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at Heritage Christchurch. It is a pleasure to read that you found the hotel's facilities convenient! We are pleased to know you enjoyed the service, and will make sure to pass your lovely comments to all staff. We hope to be able to welcome you...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Christchurch is a long way from the Mediterranean - nevertheless, the opulence of an Italian High Renaissance Palazzo awaits you at the Heritage Christchurch. Designed by Joseph Clark Maddison and opened in 1913, the hotel is listed as a category one building on the Historic Places Trust Register, reflecting its status as a building of national significance. The hotel's grand design is fitting: after all, Christchurch is regarded as the Garden City, and is regarded internationally for its culture and refinement. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Heritage Christchurch

Address: 28 - 30 Cathedral Square, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $159 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Heritage Christchurch 4.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Heritage Christchurch Hotel Christchurch
Christchurch Heritage Hotel
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#1 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#6 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#7 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#7 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#18 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Two story hotel with excellent rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles laterstarter, Nov 16, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the Junction as you may have better views this way.”
 of 5 bubbles Coolwaves70, Nov 15, 2016 | Read review
“Location is good , parking convenience”
 of 5 bubbles , Nov 3, 2016 | Read review
“Room 44 was nice”
 of 5 bubbles illinigrl311, Nov 2, 2016 | Read review
“Due to earthquake renovations expect some rooms to be blocked by scaffolding.”
 of 5 bubbles Little_Miss_Aero_Eng, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
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