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Tower Junction Motor Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is on a busy road but in a reasonably quiet part of town. While it is away from the city centre it is in an ideal location for catching the early morning TranzAlpine. The rooms are basic and small but very clean. The owner...More

Thank ralfchin
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for writing a review for Tower Junction Motor Lodge. Just a note about the rooms - we have a variety of room types with the Queen studios the smallest, with larger King Studios, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. We are close to a large...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Clean, cheerful highway motel that is the closest option to the Transalpine train station. And: the hosts shuttle you to the train in the morning. Within walking distance to a decent Chinese meal as well.

2  Thank nmagmills
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 14 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasure to stay here after a long drive! Generous sized room and was really impressed with the cleanliness. Lady owner very friendly and helpful. Won’t stay anywhere else in Christchurch now. Highly recommend A+++

Thank steveriki
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your positive review - so glad you enjoyed staying with us and DO come again - it was a pleasure to have you to stay and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We needed 1 night in christchurch in a location that was close to the Tranz Alpine Train to greymouth in the west coast and this quaint motel was perfect. Not only is a stone through away from the Train Station but the rooms are modern,...More

Thank locosfc
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your positive review and a pleasure to have you to stay with us. Do come again!

Reviewed 28 March 2018

Due to troubles with collecting the rented car, we got all the needed support (and more0 from our hostess Phyllis. She made our unplanned longer stay as pleasant as possible. The units (most with separated bedroom) are clean, complete with kitchen, heater and electric blankets....More

Thank woodenshoe_8
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 6 April 2018

Thanks for your kind words and I am glad that your stay was as enjoyable as possible, despite the unfortunate start. It was a pleasure to help you and your wife and i hope that you can come to New Zealand again. All the best...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
USD 67 - USD 105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
#3 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#16 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 67 - USD 105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
#3 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#16 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Taxi will cost between $30-45 but there are plenty of shuttle services, try AirNZ taxis website to get started. Need to leave about 1.5-2 hours before that depending on who you use. Taxi would be quickest. you should be... More
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"Best rooms in the main building (2 stories), groundfloor."
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"Upstairs, back units away from Blenheim Road."
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"The road is a bit noisy early evening so probably the further back from the road the better. Does quieten..."
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"Get in Early to get a park."
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