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Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay at the Classic Villa very much! Peter and Jan are incredible hosts and made us feel at home right away. The room was warm and comfortable with charming interior and décor. The Mediterranean breakfast buffet was delicious and it was nice to chat to other guests over breakfast. The location is superb with everything in close... More 

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Thank Julia B
PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to pen such a nice review. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We now look forward to welcoming you both back again REAL soon, Cheers Peter & Jan More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a beautifully manicured piece of Christchurch history. Staying right in the CBD opposite museum and art centre within walking distance of the hospital. Amazing buffet breakfast with all the trimmings. Easy to find and access after hours. Highly recommend!! Make sure you allow plenty of time to enjoy the surrounds, one night is not enough.

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Thank Bridget M
PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Hi Bridget, many thanks for your very positive review. It is always pleasing to receive accolades. Please be aware that all our staff here at the Villa have seen your kind thoughts. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Cheers Peter More 

Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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40 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I treated ourselves to a city break in my home town. Perfectly positioned for a lovely explore, we were recommended this place by my Mum. I thought it was out of our price range but soon realised that this was actually better value for money than the inner city hotels - and so much nicer! Peter is... More 

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PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Thanks Renee & Brian for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Cheers Peter More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner Kate spend two nights at the start of July and found the whole experience amazing! Our room was beautiful and had such warmth. Peter the charming host and the lovely Anna made our stay superb. Make sure you check out the breakfast spoilt for choice is an understatement! We will defiantly be back!!

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Peter M, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

We really appreciate the very truthful things you say. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!! Cheers Peter More 

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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

A beautiful hotel for those who value excellent service, home like cozyness and good location. The hosts Peter and Jan will make sure you love it here. I especially loved the big breakfast table and the buffet, where all guests can sit together as a big family and enjoy the wonderful selection of food and drink. I just loved this... More 

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Peter M, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Many thanks Susanna, we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Cheers Peter M More 

Metuchen, New Jersey
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14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I could not imagine a better place to stay. So cozy, so friendly. Great location. Walking distance to everything. Nomi was the sweetest most helpful hostess. I wish I could have stayed a week! Everything was great.

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1 Thank Mark F
PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Hi Mark, thanks so much for taking the time to do a great revue. Noni certainly deserves your praise and will be chuffed when she reads it. Please come back and stay again soon. Cheers Peter More 

Melbourne, Australia
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33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely B&B right on the tram line. Great location. Lovely welcome and beautiful rooms. Ensuite traditional rooms and a nice communal breakfast and lounge. A short walk to the gardens, the museum, the art gallery and the middle of town is only a few blocks away.

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Thank Michael B
PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Hi Michael, many thanks for taking the time to review us so nicely. We look forward to welcoming you both back again soon. Cheers Peter Morrison Your Host More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

We are a Christchurch couple who bid for and won a night at The Classic Villa and finally had a chance to use the voucher. What a delightful oasis in the central city! We stayed in Room 15, the Super Deluxe Suite which was fab; warm, spacious and quiet with curtains that blacked out the room so we weren't woken... More 

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Thank neilandang
Peter M, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Many thanks for your fabulous review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we can not wait for you and your friends to come and stay again. Cheers Peter & Noni. More 

Payson, Arizona
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172 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Our travel agent tried her best to discourage us from visiting Christchurch, much less to find a hotel in the reconstruction zone, but my husband and I are so glad we did, and stayed at The Classic Villa. We slept in the deluxe suite upstairs which had a nice "living room" and a view of the neighborhood to the back... More 

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Peter M, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Many thanks Sophie, we are glad you loved us and look forward to welcoming you both back real soon. Cheers Peter More 

Katikati, New Zealand
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138 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

My husband and I spent 2 days here last week and thoroughly enjoyed it. It is in a superb location. It is a short walk to everything: restaurants, CBD, Hagley Park, Antigua Street Boat Sheds, galleries and the Botanical Gardens. Our rooms was very comfortable and clean. (The pillows need replacing but that is my only negative). The room has... More 

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1 Thank 610Margaretd
Peter M, General Manager at The Classic Villa, responded to this review

Thank you for your very positive review. I have checked the pillows and see that they were only purchased late last year. I think they may have been to much on the hard side for your liking. We have a lot of extra types of pillows for guests to choose from. Guests need to just ask. We look forward to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about The Classic Villa

Address: 17 Worcester Blvd | Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $143 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Classic Villa 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
The Classic Villa Hotel Christchurch
The Classic Hotel
Classic Hotel Christchurch
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#3 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#16 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#21 Business Hotel in Christchurch
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