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Desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Free toiletries, hair dryer

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationRiccarton Park5 min walk
    Popular LocationRiccarton Road4 min drive
    AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)8 min drive
    Popular LocationWestfield Riccarton Mall14 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsStandard Room

About this area

Christchurch

The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge is located in Christchurch. Air Force Museum of New Zealand and International Antarctic Centre are cultural highlights, while Riccarton House is a notable landmark. Orana Wildlife Park and Christchurch Gondola are not to be missed.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Riccarton Park - 5 min walk
  • Riccarton Road - 4 min drive
  • International Antarctic Centre - 7 min drive
  • Westfield Riccarton Mall - 14 min drive
  • Hagley Park - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Christchurch Railway Station - 12 min drive
  • AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 8 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hoofbeats Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Carbine Lounge Bar — 1 min walk
  • Southern Spices - 13 min walk
  • Daphne's Restaurant - 3 min drive
  • Sakura - 3 min drive

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.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
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

  • 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
  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • 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
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
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
If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: Sports Bar
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property 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.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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

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 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
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
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 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

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

Racecourse Motorlodge
Racecourse Motorlodge Christchurch
The Racecourse & Motorlodge
The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge Motel
The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge Christchurch
The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge Motel Christchurch

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge?
As of 31 Oct 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge on 1 Nov 2020 start from NZ$99, 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 The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge located?
Situated in Christchurch, this motel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Air Force Museum of New Zealand and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from University of Canterbury. Riccarton House and International Antarctic Centre are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller, Travelled with group
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👍👍 great stay, close to venue we were going to be at. Entertainment at bar n restaurant onsite👍👍
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Staff were excellent as usual, room was tidy and clean.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location and facilities. Bar and restaurant were very good
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in May 2020

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