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4.1 / 5Very Good
142 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Air Force Museum of New Zealand
    3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Riccarton Road
    4 min drive
  • Popular Location
    University of Canterbury
    8 min drive
  • Airport
    Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)
    8 min drive

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+64 9913 4658
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    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Christchurch

The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge is located in Christchurch. Christchurch Gondola is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Hagley Park and Sumner Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Horncastle Arena or AMI Stadium.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Air Force Museum of New Zealand - 3 min drive
  • Riccarton Road - 4 min drive
  • Horncastle Arena - 7 min drive
  • Riccarton House - 7 min drive
  • University of Canterbury - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Christchurch Railway Station - 10 min drive
  • Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 8 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Hoofbeats Restaurant – Al fresco dining restaurant with a bar offering local cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
  • Carbine Lounge Bar – Al fresco dining wine bar offering local cuisine. Serves brunch, lunch, dinner and light fare daily. Kids' menu available.
  • Sports Bar – Al fresco dining sports bar offering local cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and light fare daily, happy hour available. Kids' menu available.

About this property

The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge

3-star motel near Air Force Museum of New Zealand
This smoke-free motel features a restaurant, 2 bars/lounges and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a garden and a front desk safe are on-site. All 46 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee/tea makers, hairdryers and ironing boards.
The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge offers 46 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries.
This Christchurch motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. 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

Food and drink

English breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: NZD 17.50 per person
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
2 bars/lounges

Family friendly

Free cots/infant beds
Laundry facilities
Microwave
Fridge

Conveniences

Front-desk safe

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage

Languages spoken

English

Outdoors

Garden
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

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

Bathtub or shower
Free toiletries
Hairdryer

Entertainment

TV channels
flat-screen TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Microwave
Fridge

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Desk
Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in available 24 hours
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 7 PM. <br />If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: Sports Bar<br />If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
  • Guests arriving outside of regular check-in hours can refer to the late-arrivals information on the reception office door for check-in assistance. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Payment types

Diners Club
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

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 English breakfast: NZD 17.50 per person (approximately)

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 are 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

One child aged 2 years old or younger stays for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Property is also known as

  • Racecourse Hotel Motorlodge Christchurch
  • Racecourse Hotel Motorlodge
  • Racecourse Motorlodge Christchurch
  • Racecourse Motorlodge
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Property condition

5/5 Excellent

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

Good value. Clean. Handy location for what I wanted. Great service.

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

Close to airport...convenient location Easy checkin Furnishings were rather tatty

Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Meh it was alright. Nothing special tbh. Now i have fo write 5o characters

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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

Everything is perfect . Clean, tidy and well maintained

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

1/5

  • Disliked: Staff & service

Our booking was forgotten and we had to call the after hours service while waiting in the cold in the early hours of the morning.

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

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