Get an overview of this hotelSuburban guestrooms with kitchens and patios

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Laundry facilities


Situated near the airport, this motel is 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from St George's Hostpital and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Merivale Mall. Christchurch Casino and New Brighton Beach are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Property Features

Laundry facilities, express check-in, and express check-out are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 10 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Tempur-Pedic beds. Kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves are standard, and guests will also find LED TVs with digital channels and patios.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Garden City Motel features tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This Christchurch motel also offers laundry facilities, express check-in, and express check-out. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Garden City Motel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Express check-out 
  • Year Built 1991 
  • Total number of rooms - 10 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Garden 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Kitchen 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Patio 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • LED TV 
  • Yard 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Individually furnished 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 8:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of NZD 10.00 per pet, per night
  • 1 per room
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 10.00 for adults and NZD 10.00 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NZD 10.00 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Garden City Motel
  • Garden City Motel Christchurch
  • Garden City Christchurch

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Alcohol is not served at this property.

National Rating

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