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Overview of Rydges Latimer Christchurch

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Rydges Latimer Christchurch

4.5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCardboard Cathedral2 min walk
    Popular LocationChristchurch Casino15 min walk
    Popular LocationCanterbury Museum17 min walk
    AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)20 min drive

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Executive King

  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Premier Exclusive

5/5 guest room rating
  • 28 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Twin Room

4.9/5 guest room rating
  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed

Premier Room, 1 King Bed

5/5 guest room rating
  • 28 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • 28 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Executive Premier

  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Premier Suite, 1 Bedroom

5/5 guest room rating
  • 43 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Premier Room

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 King Beds

Family Two Bedroom

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 60 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 King Beds OR 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds

Penthouse Suite

  • 180 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 King Beds

Superior Twin Room

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed

Superior King Room

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 28 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

About this area

Christchurch

Located in Christchurch, Rydges Latimer Christchurch is in the city centre and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Christchurch Botanic Gardens and Hagley Park, while Christchurch Gondola and Orana Wildlife Park are popular local attractions. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Wilding Park or AMI Stadium. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cardboard Cathedral - 2 min walk
  • Margaret Mahy Playground - 4 min walk
  • New Regent Street - 6 min walk
  • Christchurch Casino - 15 min walk
  • Canterbury Museum - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Christchurch Railway Station - 12 min drive
  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bloody Marys — 1 min walk
  • Sakimoto - 5 min walk
  • The Happening Bar and Kitchen - 5 min walk
  • O.G.B Bar & Cafe - 5 min walk
  • Beat Street - 5 min walk

About this property

Rydges Latimer Christchurch

Luxury Christchurch hotel in Christchurch City Centre, near Riverside Market
This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a conference centre and 24-hour room service. All 138 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, LED TVs come with digital channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and coffee makers.
Rydges Latimer Christchurch offers 138 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. 42-inch LED televisions come with digital channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

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
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options
  • Free off-site parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: NZD 32 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LED TV
  • TV/satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special 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 60.0 per night.
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 buffet breakfast: NZD 32 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 60.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 12 per cent

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
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 4 star plus, which is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Christchurch Rydges
Latimer Christchurch
Latimer Rydges
Latimer Rydges Christchurch
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Rydges Christchurch Latimer
Rydges Latimer
Rydges Latimer Christchurch
Rydges Latimer Hotel
Rydges Latimer Hotel Christchurch
Rydges Latimer Christchurch Hotel
Rydges Latimer Christchurch Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

4.5
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 561 out of 959 reviews
5 - Excellent 58%
Rating 4 - Good. 322 out of 959 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 60 out of 959 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 11 out of 959 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 959 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly staff. Room was modern, large and comfortable.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely clean hotel with great facilities.
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, friendly helpful staff. Highly recommend.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Only one night but great stay. Short walk to the central city, clean, modern and comfortable with friendly staff.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Better than Rydges Wellington :)
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021