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Featured Motels in Christchurch

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Airport Gateway Motor Lodge
Airport Gateway Motor Lodge
4.0 out of 5.0 45 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside, Christchurch
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$76
4.4/5 (1963 reviews)

Clean and comfortable. All the staff are very friendly and helpful. Airport shuttle is always available and safe.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019
Located in Burnside, this eco-friendly motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Russley Golf Club and International Antarctic Centre. University of Canterbury is 2.7 mi ...
MCM Motel
MCM Motel
4.0 out of 5.0 241 Bealey Ave, Christchurch
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$48
4.4/5 (334 reviews)

Easy check in and check out. A bar about 100 metres down the road with great meals. Showers are excellent, and the bed comfortable. At reasonable price, this would be my first pick of hotels in that area.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2019
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Christchurch Public Hospital ...
Southern Comfort Motel
Southern Comfort Motel
4.0 out of 5.0 53 Bealey Avenue, Central City, Christchurch
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$35
3.7/5 (495 reviews)

great stay. very clean rooms. had all the amenities. kitchen was equipped with necessary stuff. a small mirror in the bathroom could have worked a charm. we checked in after hours but the process was simple and very easy.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2019
Located in Merivale, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Hagley Park are also within 1 mi (2 ...
CentrePoint on Colombo Motel
CentrePoint on Colombo Motel
3.5 out of 5.0 859 Colombo Street, Central City, Christchurch
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$58
4.5/5 (533 reviews)

Our room was clean with all necessities needed...a stereo in room was an added bonus, don’t usually get that

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2019
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this eco-friendly motel is within a 10-minute walk of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Christchurch ...
Airport Palms Motel
Airport Palms Motel
4.5 out of 5.0 56 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside, Christchurch
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$74
4.7/5 (835 reviews)

Very friendly and helpful staff/owners lovely property very close to everything

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2019
Located in Burnside, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Russley Golf Club and International Antarctic Centre. University of Canterbury is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) ...
Bealey Plaza Motel
Bealey Plaza Motel
4.0 out of 5.0 97 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch
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$65
4.6/5 (209 reviews)

The room had plenty of space for 2 people. Everything was clean and tidy and the bathroom was a good size. The shower head was to die for! The lift to access the 2nd floor was also welcome. The only thing missing was an electric blanket on the bed. The staff were also very helpful. I would recommend ...

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2019
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Hagley Park are also ...
Airport Christchurch Motel
Airport Christchurch Motel
4.5 out of 5.0 55 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside, Christchurch
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$82
4.5/5 (238 reviews)

Nice tidy roomy unit. Suited us well. Close to airport.Thank you.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019
Located in Burnside, this motel is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Russley Golf Club and within 3 mi (5 km) of International Antarctic Centre and University of Canterbury. ...
Garden Hotel Christchurch
Garden Hotel Christchurch
3.5 out of 5.0 110 Marshland Road, Christchurch
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$52
3.9/5 (240 reviews)

Spacious 2bedroom unit with outdoor access. Great for kids. Warm and comfortable. Highly recommended

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2019
Located in Shirley, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of The Palms and Christchurch Golf Club. Bealey Avenue and Pegasus House are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Camelot Motor Lodge
Camelot Motor Lodge
4.0 out of 5.0 28 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch
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$42
3.9/5 (330 reviews)

Easy to find, handy location. Just a few maintenance issues with my room. Light bulbs needed replaced and the heater didn't go very well so the room was cold. And no heater in the bathroom. The room was very clean.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2019
Located in Merivale, this eco-friendly motel is within a 15-minute walk of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Hagley Park are also ...
Ashford Motor Lodge
Ashford Motor Lodge
4.0 out of 5.0 35 Papanui Road, Christchurch
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$70
4.5/5 (423 reviews)

Nice spacious apartment. Comfy beds. Nice and clean. Just need more cooking utensils

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2019
Located in Merivale, this family-friendly Christchurch motel is within a 15-minute walk of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Hagley ...
Country Glen Lodge
Country Glen Lodge
3.0 out of 5.0 107 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch
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$53
4.4/5 (593 reviews)

Excellent location. Comfortable stay. Worth every penny

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019
This family-friendly Christchurch motel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and ...
Airport Lodge Motel
Airport Lodge Motel
3.0 out of 5.0 105 Roydvale Avenue, Christchurch
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$64
4.1/5 (603 reviews)

Motel was Close to airport for an early flight out

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2019
Located in Burnside, this motel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Russley Golf Club and within 3 mi (5 km) of International Antarctic Centre and University of Canterbury. ...
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Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch

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    BreakFree on Cashel

    BreakFree on Cashel

    165 Cashel Street, Christchurch
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.0 out of 5 (1673 reviews)

      BreakFree on Cashel$44

      Aug 2 - Aug 3

      BreakFree on Cashel$44

      Christchurch Motels for the Frugal Traveler

      There are 121 inexpensive motels in Christchurch among the more than 448 hotels and other lodging choices. When you pick one of these budget accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more money to use for your vacation.

      When you save on your room price, you can make the most of what Christchurch has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Canterbury Museum, Riccarton House, and New Brighton Beach.

      Fun fact: Motels in the U.S. boomed after World War II with the popularity of car travel and road trip vacations, peaking in the mid-1960s with more than 60,000 properties. When you stay at a motel property, you'll usually access your room directly from the parking lot.


      Below are a few of Expedia customers' favorite Christchurch motels to select from:

      Airport Gateway Motor Lodge

      • Stay within a quick 2-minute drive of International Antarctic Centre.
      • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

      MCM Motel

      • Free WiFi, free parking, and a terrace are available during your stay.
      • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Canterbury Museum and Christchurch Casino.

      Garden Hotel Christchurch

      • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
      • Stay within a 10-minute drive of New Brighton Beach and Canterbury Museum.

      Ashford Motor Lodge

      • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Canterbury Museum and Christchurch Casino.
      • An outdoor pool and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a kitchenette.

      Riccarton Motor Lodge

      • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Riccarton House and University of Canterbury.
      • Enjoy the in-room kitchenette, and freebies including WiFi, valet parking, and a casino shuttle.


      Things to Do in Christchurch


      In this family-friendly area, enjoy its picturesque gardens and top-notch restaurants while you're sightseeing. Those who've visited Christchurch speak highly of its cathedral, museums, and cafés.

      Here are some popular places:

      • Canterbury Museum
      • Riccarton House
      • New Brighton Beach

      These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

      • Hagley Park
      • Sumner Beach
      • Margaret Mahy Playground

      You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

      • Christchurch Gondola
      • Orana Wildlife Park
      • Punting on the Avon

      Christchurch is also notable for its:

      • Tours
      • Parks
      • Shopping

      Best Time to Visit Christchurch


      Decide when you'd like to visit Christchurch by reviewing the seasonal weather details below:
      • The hottest months are typically January and December, while July and August are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 70° F and nighttime temperatures average 47° F
      • April-June: 64° F is the daytime average and 35° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 60° F and nighttime averages are around 35° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 70° F during the day and 42° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 1.42 inches in a year

      How to Get to Christchurch and Around the Area



      Christchurch Transportation
      NameTypeDistance
      Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)Airport5.7 mi (9.2 km)
      Christchurch Railway StationTrain Station1.6 mi (2.5 km)
      Rolleston StationTrain Station13.3 mi (21.4 km)

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