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42-inch LED TV with digital channels, DVD player
1 bedroom, premium bedding, Tempur-Pedic beds, individually decorated
1 bedroom, premium bedding, Tempur-Pedic beds, individually decorated

Guest reviews

4.1/5 Very good
98 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Kitchen
Breakfast Available

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationNorthlands Shopping Centre17 min walk
Popular LocationWillowbank Wildlife Reserve5 min drive
Popular LocationSt George's Hostpital5 min drive
AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)10 min drive

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  • Comfort Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 65 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsComfort Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 65 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsComfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Deluxe Super King Studio, with Extra Bedroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 65 sq m
    • Sleeps 6
    More detailsDeluxe Super King Studio, with Extra Bedroom
  • Standard Queen Studio

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Queen Studio
  • King Studio

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsKing Studio

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Christchurch

In the suburbs and near a train station, Garden City Motel is in a walkable area with good airport proximity. Orana Wildlife Park is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Christchurch Botanic Gardens and Hagley Park. Christchurch Gondola and Willowbank Wildlife Reserve are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including a ski shuttle.

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Map
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Northlands Shopping Centre - 17 min walk
  • Willowbank Wildlife Reserve - 5 min drive
  • St George's Hostpital - 5 min drive
  • Merivale Mall - 6 min drive
  • Bealey Avenue - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Christchurch Railway Station - 11 min drive
  • Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 10 min drive

About this property

Garden City Motel

Suburban guestrooms with kitchens and patios
Laundry facilities, express check-in and express check-out are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and a picnic area are on-site. All 10 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Tempur-Pedic beds. Kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves are standard, and guests will also find LED TVs with digital channels and patios.
Garden City Motel offers 10 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Tempur-Pedic beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Accommodation at this 3.5-star motel has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a rainfall showerhead, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Christchurch motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Ski shuttle nearby

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: NZD 10.00 for adults and NZD 10.00 for children

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Full-sized fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Tempur-Pedic bed

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LED TV
  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Patio
  • Garden

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 8:30 PM
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 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 are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 10.00 per pet, per night
1 per room
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

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.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 10.00 for adults and NZD 10.00 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NZD 10.00 per pet, per night

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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Garden City Motel Christchurch
Garden City Motel
Garden City Christchurch

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Garden City Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Garden City Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Garden City Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Garden City Motel?
As of 10 Aug 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Garden City Motel on 13 Aug 2020 start from NZ$131, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this motel pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows pets (limit 1 per room). There's a fee of NZD 10.00 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at this motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 8:30 PM.
What time is check-out at Garden City Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this motel located?
Situated near the airport, this motel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from St George's Hostpital and 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from Merivale Mall. Christchurch Casino and New Brighton Beach are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Garden City Motel

4.1
Very good
5 - Excellent
36
4 - Good
44
3 - Okay
14
2 - Mediocre
2
1 - Poor
2
4.2
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
3.8
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The owners are very king, generous and available. They upgraded our room and they helped us by taking us to the airport to take back our luggage.

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Awesome place to stay, will come again.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019