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The Grange Guesthouse & Motel

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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Really pleasant 2 night stay at the Grange. Well located on the edge of the city near the Botanical gardens. Warm welcome from the staff, comfy rooms and a great breakfast. Highly recommend and would definitely stay again.

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stayed for two nights. The location was convenient for central Christchurch, museums, Botanical gardens and restaurants. The room was large, the shower was great, and we liked the little touches such as China cups. The breakfast set us up for the day. The staff were charming, knowledgeable and anxious to make our stay a success. They recommended places to...

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a lower level motel room in the back and found it to be perfect. We loved the close proximity to the botanic garden a real plus. The motel is located in a safe and quiet residential neighborhood. The small courtyard was wonderful for morning coffee or evening relaxation. There are a few cafes within walking distance for...

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Island Bay,Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the Grange with a friend for two nights. I had a motel unit and my friend was in the B and B. The motel units were very nicely furnished and my upstairs unit had doors opening out to a balcony with views over to Cranmer Square - perfect for a late afternoon drink. Linda was very welcoming...

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Kincardine, Canada
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We stayed in the guest house behind the main building, and found the room to be clean, modern and the bed was very comfortable. We really liked that they washed and dried a load of our laundry for free (as we stayed there for 3 nights). This was a great place for us to get rid of jet lag after...

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights, it was very convenient as you could walk everywhere. The location is quiet and very safe. The bedroom was large, comfortable with antique furniture but modern conveniences. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. We ate delicious breakfasts. Highly recommended.

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Kemsing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Christchurch on our tour of the South Island and the Grange was spot on. Very good bedroom, large bathroom and a comfortable bed. The hosts were very helpful and charming. Location was very good and made exploring the city easy. A nice change from large hotel group hotels.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Location: GREAT. Really couldn't get much closer to the centre. We were there during the busking festival and there was a lot of noise in the city, close to the motel. However the rooms face away from the action so the noise was only really noticable when going in and out of the room. Accommodation. We stayed in the Motel...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A charming Victorian inn located right in the center of town on the trolley tracks. Comfortable beds, clean modern baths, and delicious breakfasts. Nicely run. We would recommend this hotel to other travelers.

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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We had two nights at the Grange and would recommend it to other travelers. The position makes everything in Christchurch city center easily accessible. It's an easy run to the airport, tram right out front with Hagely Park North across the road. We had a self contained unit at the back of the building which was very comfortable and clean....

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Grange Boutique B&B and Motel is situated on the corner of Cramner Square, making us the closest Motel to the re:START Cashel Street mall & the Botanic Gardens. We are the ideal location for guests involved in the rebuild of the City Centre.Classic & contemporary, the newly renovated Grange B&B holds 5 large individually decorated, boutique Suites; all with Queen or Super King beds. The Motel at the rear of the Manor has 4 Studio and 4 1-Bedroom self-contained apartment style units on 2 levels, with modern decor & fittings. Make sure to stop in and grab a complimentary Latte or such from our Barista on your way out for the day!In the vicinity:A leisurely 5-10 minute walk east will find you at Cathedral Square, leading back to The Arts Centre, The Art Gallery & The Canterbury Museum. To our west, is the lovely Botanic Gardens & Hagley Park. We are only a short walk to top class restaurants such as 'Tiffany's' and 'Cook N with Gas' & the newly re-opened 'Coffee House' is 300 metres from Cathedral Grammar & Christ's College. Strolling down the Avon River will lead you to the 're:START' Cashel Street mall. Entertainment can be found at The Christchurch Casino & Victoria Street has many bars & cafes to visit.Free wireless Internet access is available to all guests. Sightseeing tours & onward travel can be arranged. Special requests & group bookings are most welcome.All rooms are Smokefree. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Grange Guesthouse & Motel

Address: 56 Armagh Street | Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $128 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Grange Guesthouse & Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Ground and first floor rooms, all are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles msr099, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I would recommend our Queen room, which has a nice sitting area and a view of the square.”
 of 5 bubbles 73christinej, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try the deluxe motel room - excellent”
 of 5 bubbles lkaybaker, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Nice views from upstairs front rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 423ROE, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“at the back is very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles carolbw557, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
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