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Academy Motor Lodge

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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“motor lodge”(10 reviews)
“laundry room”(3 reviews)
“serviced daily”(2 reviews)
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Dry Cleaning
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the closest accommodation to the university, you just cross the street. you need to walk for 15 minutes to the Supermarket. however, there are some convenient store about 5-8 minutes walk. (Go to the supermarket, it is remarkably cheaper). Staff are very nice...More

Thank Fahad A
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This is a bit of a time capsule- the decor, bedding, carpet etc could be updated with some extra touches to make it much nicer. Fly/security screens and ac would be good. It is functional and pretty quiet. Being close to the Uni it has...More

Thank Sassygg
Reviewed 12 January 2018

On our first visit to New Zealand we stayed at the Academy Motor Lodge for 2 nights to recover from our 28 hour journey from England. Out total nights stay was three, two when arriving and one before our departure for home. Our studio was...More

Thank UKC0uple
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Spent a couple of nights just wanted reasonable rates and Academy lodge offfered that. Was clean an functional had all we were wanting comfortable bed quite area. So if you are happy with basic accommodation that is clean this is a great place to stay.

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Somewhat basic, but very clean. I appreciated the kitchenette. Right next to UC and about 5 km from the city center. My room had a queen size bed, microwave, fridge, hotplate, toaster, water boiler and French press coffee maker. All worked, and enough cutlery and...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 70 - USD 108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 70 - USD 108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Lisa M
5 March 2016|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
LisaM, Search back and find my review of the motel from Jan16. You'll see that I too arrived on a JetStar flight at around the same time and did not get to the motel until 01.00. I'll be doing the same this coming week... More
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"has some 2 bedroom suites. very useful"
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"Quite steep narrow stairs on the upper level"
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"Room 841 under the stairs was a really comfortable easily accessible family room."
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"Ground floor rooms allow you to park next to the room."
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