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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

I have been regularly travelling to Christchurch for the past two years. Focus Motel is always my first choice for accommodation. Roy and Carol are most welcoming (even when I arrive after midnight) and my room is always clean, the bed comfortable and it feels like home! I highly recommend the Focus Motel.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

After a long flight from England, Roy and Carol immediately made us feel welcome. Our room on the ground floor was clean and nicely fitted out. The bed was large and comfortable, and the small kitchen area was great for a spot of breakfast. We left for a 4 night trip and kept some luggage at the hotel. When we... More 

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Thank BramleyLoiner21
Oxted, Surrey, U.K.
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Roy & Carol are lovely hosts and the suites are superb. Roy showed us around when we arrived and gave us some really helpful info about ChCh, as it was our first time. We had a studio room which was decorated to a very high standard and excellently equipped with bath and shower, Sky TV and a really well designed... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 nights here, and the place was fantastic. Room was very clean, plenty of space, well appointed, and bedding was comfortable. Location is perfect, walking distance to city centre, as well as Victoria St restaurants and bars. Managers were very helpful in providing local advice.

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Thank AlexB2020
Germany
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

We were welcomed so niceley and got recommendations for restaurants and bars that we felt like staying with friends immediately. Staff is very good. The room was spacious and clean. Bed was very comfortable and the bathroom good. The place is situated very close to the park and main dining/drinking road, so you have no problems to be entertained. Don't... More 

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Pattingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

We were very happy with our stay at the Focus Motel, spotlessly clean and Roy was very friendly and helpful. The room had a nice living room area and kitchen and the separate bedroom had a wonderfully comfy king sized bed.

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Thank GoldenOldy
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 23 January 2016

I was driving from Queenstown and it took longer than I thought, and I arrived about 30 minutes after the office closed. I phoned on the way to make arrangements, and was surprised that Roy and Carol waited up for me. My modern apartment was great, and so was the location. Walking distance to the city, right near the casino,... More 

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Thank HelenMD2009
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This Motel is ideally situated in the centre of Christchurch. We were very kindly upgraded to one of the suites on the first floor which was beautifully clean and spacious and even has its own balcony. The bed was really comfortable which was ideal after a month touring in a campervan! The hosts were lovely and very accommodating with our... More 

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Thank Andrew C
New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

We were pretty pleased with our two bedroom suite at the Focus. It was clean and tidy, and the linen was comfy. Our daughter also liked the chocolates that were left on our beds. The manager at the front desk was also really friendly and helpful. The location is close to the casino and nearby to restaurants. The only negative... More 

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

Sleek, chic and a very friendly welcome. Only wish we could have stayed longer. We kindly got upgraded for no extra charge and the suite we were upgraded to was lovely. I would recommend this motel to people of all ages. Great location and great motel!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Focus Motel & Executive Suites offers warm, professionally styled & luxuriously appointed inner city boutique accommodation for the busy corporate executive or discerning traveler. Our newly purpose-built complex has a contemporary style with up to four-story views and quiet elevator access to each level. You will be perfectly located in the Christchurch CBD, only 150m from the Convention Center, Town Hall, Casino and Victoria Street shops, bars and restaurants, and an easy stroll to the heart of Christchurch???s wonderful cultural precinct, including the Art Gallery, Arts Center, and many other entertainment choices. Ample off-street car parking is both convenient & very secure. All of our suites have a sunny north facing aspect and indoor-outdoor flow to a balcony or courtyard, ideal for relaxing at the end of the day. We even have a sheltered barbecue area for your enjoyment. We offer you an unforgettable, service orientated and friendly experience with competitive prices for luxury accommodation ... more   less 

Additional Information about Focus Motel & Executive Suites

Address: 344 Durham Street Nth, Christchurch 8144, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $164 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Focus Motel & Executive Suites 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“We stayed in Unit 9 and it had 1 Queen or King sized bed, an ensuite and a dining room/kitchenette.”
 of 5 bubbles sophiespringthorpe, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the street, but even on the street it wasn't too loud.”
 of 5 bubbles kirkwood_FL, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room not right on the street or on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Aviator-Wife, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Suite very spacious with separate bedroom and en suite”
 of 5 bubbles andrewcV9950XC, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All apartments are very quiet and receive morning sun.”
 of 5 bubbles susanbF1914YZ, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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