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Overview of The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge

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4.2 / 5Very Good
152 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

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Explore the area

Popular LocationAir Force Museum of New Zealand3 min drive
AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)8 min drive
Popular LocationUniversity of Canterbury11 min drive
Popular LocationRiccarton House12 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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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. Check out an event or a game at Horncastle Arena, and consider making time for Christchurch Gondola, a top attraction not to be missed.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Air Force Museum of New Zealand - 3 min drive
  • University of Canterbury - 11 min drive
  • AMI Stadium - 11 min drive
  • Riccarton House - 12 min drive
  • Horncastle Arena - 12 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Hoofbeats Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Carbine Lounge Bar — 1 min walk

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 between 2:00 PM and 10:00 PM
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
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.

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

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
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 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.
    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 Hotel Motorlodge Christchurch
Racecourse Hotel Motorlodge
Racecourse Motorlodge Christchurch
Racecourse Motorlodge

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 30 May 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Racecourse Hotel & Motorlodge on 31 May 2020 start from NZ$99, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours over a 30-day period. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this motel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at this motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this property 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).

Guest reviews

4.2
Very Good
5 - Excellent
57
4 - Good
73
3 - Okay
16
2 - Mediocre
4
1 - Poor
2
4.2
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

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

Everyone was very friendly and helpful, which was great given my stay was just as the threat level of COVID-19 was announced as increasing.

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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

A very pleasing place to stay. Well located, reasonably quiet. Good food at the adjoining hotel

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

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

5/5 Excellent

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

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

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

Great stay here. Very comfy bed, good size unit. Would stay again.Very good value for money.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020