Room type

Studio

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 2 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Christchurch motel in Merivale, near Canterbury Museum

Location

Located in Merivale, this family-friendly Christchurch motel is within a 15-minute walk of Merivale Mall and St George's Hostpital. Canterbury Museum and Riccarton House are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Property Features

A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub are available at this motel. Self parking is free. Additionally, a children's pool, laundry facilities, and tour/ticket assistance are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 16 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Guests will find kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, and microwaves.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Diplomat Motel features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. This family-friendly motel also offers a children's pool, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Free self parking 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 16 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Down comforter 
  • DVD player 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Shower only 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Stovetop 
  • Television 
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Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Playground on site 
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Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the motel's full-service spa, Jacuzzi. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Spa tub in spa 
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: NZD 12.00 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National Rating

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

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