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Yeosu, South Korea
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45 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

The Northcote Motor Lodge is a really nice place at an affordable price. The owners and staff are very friendly and accommodating, the rooms are large, comfortable, quiet and clean. The location is good, along a main road, and it's just a short drive into the city as well as to the airport. There's a 24 hour gas station next... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Northcote Motor Lodge, Christchurch is well located. It’s near the Northland Mall and the city center and also close to the airport. The team which runs it is warm and friendly. The rooms are well appointed and functional. Recommended.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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49 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here one night when we came to Chch to pick a car up as it was located close by, we stayed at another much more expensive hotel the next 2 nights and was really disappointed we left... the Owners were very friendly, helpful and accommodating, the motel itself was clean, spacious, comfortable bed, and despite being next to a... More 

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

I was fortunate enough to stay at this motel for 4 nights in January and cannot praise Morag, Dave and the team enough for the quality of both the accommodation and service I received. From the moment I arrived the hospitality I received was at a very high standard and the whole team were lovely to deal with I found... More 

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Waimate, New Zealand
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48 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We had to overnight in Christchurch with two doggies so I had to find pet friendly accommodation. Well, I don't think I could have chosen better! We stayed in a standard studio apartment which was very roomy and very clean. The bonus was that this studio (and the others in the same block) had a back door which led straight... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

This is a very conveniently located hotel, and although on the older side has everything you need for a great stay in Christchurch. Our unit was spacious, the facilities great (with kitchen provided) and the owners are lovely and very accommodating. Unfortunately I can't give this review 5 stars as the bed was the worst I've slept in in ages,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Northcote. Check in was standard parking is high. We only had a Camry and if the hotel was full would have found it difficult to park. Room was clean and had a small kitchenette with enough to cook with. Room was clean and the beds good. The outlook was onto suburbia, petrol station one side homes to the other. Supermarkets... More 

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Thank MollyAust
Dunedin, New Zealand
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40 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here while up in christchurch for a concert. I picked Northcote as it was pet friendly and I wanted to take my dog. I phoned to make my booking as I wanted to just ensure "Stella" would be okay coming to stay with them. Morag was great and told me where would be a good place to park.... More 

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Thank MargotLove12
Dunedin, New Zealand
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Northcote Motor Lodge is a great example of a classic New Zealand motel - for all the right reasons. We were a group of two couples and booked a one night stay here prior to taking an long haul flight from Christchurch International Airport. The lady (manager/owner I think?) that checked us in was friendly and helpful and provided us... More 

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Marlborough
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

attracted by the price but had misgivings about quite due to location of Caltex next door an it being right on the main drag. therefore very surprised to experience a couple of very quiet and peaceful nights. Bed was fine for me though a tad hard for the other half. room was very clean and well presented and cleaning staff... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy our comfortable, warm and very quiet units. We have 16 rooms with something to suit all budgets. There is a mix of Standard or Deluxe 1 bedroom units and Studios. We also have a large spacious 2 bedroom unit which can cater for a max of 5-6 guests. Some Deluxe Units are upstairs and one of the Deluxe Studios has a spa bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Northcote Motor Lodge

Address: 309 Main North Road | Redwood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $84 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Northcote Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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