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China
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Perfect place! Lorenzo is our last stay in New Zealand, the location is perfect , only 10 minutes to Westfield shopping mall by foot, lots of restaurants within 5 minutes walking distance, we stay in room 3 ground floor back corner with courtyard, very clean and comfortable, can't think of anything to complain, would definitely stay here again

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Booked what we thought was going to be a lovely 4.5 star Motel. The outdoor furniture cushions had burn marks on them, a chair was broken in our room and the bed was very uncomfortable. Unit was clean except for the toilet. Having there being an earthquake that day, we would of thought we would of been told Earthquake procedures...

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LorenzoMotorLodge, Owner at Lorenzo Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Star B, Thank you for your time to put 1 point review to us. Firstly , 4.5 star is the New Zealand Standard (Qualmark) to all accommodation provider including Motel or Hotel. The lady come every 2 years to review which she will decide if we meet that standard . Lorenzo team try our best to give every incoming...

Auckland
Reviewed 16 February 2016

We had 3 nights at this lovely clean, well presented Lodge. Room was spacious well appointed and very comfortable bed. On return to the room after a day out it was made up and a pleasure to return too. Friendly helpful management. Lots of restaurants cafes shops easy walking distance. We will definitely stay again.

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Devon
Reviewed 26 January 2016

It was a very nice walk into the city centre from the motel saving some hassle. It also had lots of eating options around. Room was excellent as was the wi-fi. Staff very friendly and helpful. Overall good value for money

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Teplice, Czech Republic
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We stayed here for two night before and after our trip around the South Island. We had two different rooms, a bit different also in size. Both were very well equipped for making basic food and hot drinks. The beds were comfortable although the king size bed may be a bit too small for two older adults. The managers were...

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Round Rock
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Lorenzo Motor Lodge is 2 blocks from Hagley Park so it is in walking distance of the city center, restart, the Avon River, Botanical Garden and the museum in one direction and Westfield Mall in the other. Our room had comfortable attractive bedding, large screen tv, kitchenette, free wifi, and lovely toiletries. Even though Riccardon Road is a major thoroughfare...

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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2015

We spent three nights here. The room was very well equipped. The location was good for getting into the city and local eateries. Ping was a lovely host. The bust stop was nearby. A large supermarket was in walking distance.

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Stamford, CT
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We had a very short stay at Lorenzo Motor Lodge, but they were super helpful. We were arriving after 1am, and had to meet a group at the train station at 7:30am the next morning. They left a key under the mat, left some milk for coffee in the morning and arranged a taxi. They confirmed via email, and quickly...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Actually, I was staying here awhile ago... Oops sorry for the late review :) I can not say in words how clean is this place, soo clean and bedroom is huge!! Room rate is reasonable too. The owner was friendly and helpful

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Burnet, Texas
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Philo and Ping were so friendly and helpful. Comfortable rooms. Reasonable price. Within walking distance of the botanical gardens and restaurants. We would certainly stay at the Lorenzo Motor Lodge again.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lorenzo Motor Lodge is conveniently located close to Hagley Park and Westfield Mall. A 'tuscan style' property, with studios, one and two bedroom apartments beautifully presented by the owners Ping Liu. There are many quality restaurants, cafe's, bars and great shopping close by. With service and cleanliness a priority at Lorenzo, you will be pleased that you chose to stay here while visiting Christchurch. A short 10 minute drive to Christchurch International Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lorenzo Motor Lodge

Address: 36 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $140 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Lorenzo Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Lorenzo Hotel Christchurch
Lorenzo Motel Christchurch
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#10 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#11 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#22 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
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“We had room number 6 ground floor and 10 first floor. Both were excellent!”
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“You may ask for the rooms with the twin beds ( separated ) which may offer much more comfort sleep than the rooms with the king size beds.”
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