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Chardonnay Motor Lodge

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Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
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Overview of Chardonnay Motor Lodge

Chardonnay Motor Lodge

4 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
170 Johns Road (SH1), Belfast, Christchurch

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThe Groynes6 min walk
  • Popular LocationWillowbank Wildlife Reserve3 min drive
  • AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)8 min drive
  • Popular LocationClearwater Golf Club12 min drive

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About this area

Christchurch

Located in Christchurch, Chardonnay Motor Lodge is in the suburbs and near the airport. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by International Antarctic Centre, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore The Groynes and Hagley Park. Travelling with kids? Make time for Orana Wildlife Park, or enjoy an event or a match at AMI Stadium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • The Groynes - 6 min walk
  • Willowbank Wildlife Reserve - 3 min drive
  • Northlands Shopping Centre - 7 min drive
  • Bottle Lake Forest Park - 9 min drive
  • Clearwater Golf Club - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Rangiora Station - 21 min drive
  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 8 min drive

Restaurants

  • Copenhagen Bakery - 5 min drive
  • Cafe Raeward - 5 min drive
  • Hinton's Restaurant - 6 min drive
  • Tavern Harewood - 6 min drive
  • Abalone Thai Restaurant - 7 min drive

About this property

Chardonnay Motor Lodge

Family-friendly Christchurch motel in Northwood, near The Groynes
This smoke-free motel features laundry facilities, express check-out and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free airport shuttle and a free casino shuttle. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All 14 rooms provide conveniences such as microwaves and electric kettles, plus in-room free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies or patios, DVD players and hobs.
Chardonnay Motor Lodge offers 14 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and free newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. 32-cm Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Christchurch motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Free uncovered self-parking on site
  • Free return airport shuttle from 9:00 AM to 9:30 PM
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request
  • Free casino shuttle

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM: NZD 8.00-12.00 for adults and NZD 8.00-12.00 for children

Things to do

  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • High chair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Trampoline

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-cm flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20.0 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 10.0 per day

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 8.00 and NZD 12.00 for adults, and NZD 8.00 and NZD 12.00 for children (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds and on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Motel property has been rated 4 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Chardonnay Motor Lodge Christchurch
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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 47 out of 135 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 59 out of 135 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 18 out of 135 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 135 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 135 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hard to get attention on arrival - bells broken Handy for where we wanted to go Tricky to locate off new motorway couldn't find laundry easily
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
Nice setting, but dogs allowed which tried to wander into our room. Should be told about this on website. Also saw a dog pooh on lawn, which owner didnt pick up. These are homeless people staying at motel, which would put me off going back.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice big rooms and good place to stay at. Will definitely go back
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in May 2020