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BreakFree on Cashel

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Innovative, stylish and in the centre of Christchurch on New Zealand’s South Island, you’ll find BreakFree on Cashel the ideal place to stay. Offering all of the facilities that you would expect in a modern hotel, BreakFree on Cashel is ideally located in the Christchurch CBD so you can walk to many of the city’s sights then retreat back to your cosy hotel room after a busy day exploring the area. BreakFree on Cashel features several pod style rooms which include the latest amenities such as wireless internet (WiFi) with the first 30 minutes free (fee applies thereafter), in room movies, LCD smart TV with paid digital channels (Sky TV), along with a fridge and bathrooms with shower and mood lighting. Fresh and unique, with eclectic features that set this hotel apart, BreakFree on Cashel’s interiors have sleek and stylish surfaces, which speak of the energetic nature of Christchurch. **Please note: NO CANCELLATIONS OR AMENDMENTS**
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Property amenities
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Paid Internet
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Booked on a whim as it was close to town... Initially thoughts were bugger me this is a small room for two people. Breakfree is basically a Pod Hotel but while the rooms are small they are well fitted out and had everything we needed.. Except the dam clock that was as bright as
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I stayed at Breakfree on Cashel in an inner queen room during a weekend in Feb 2019. The check in was a little tiresome, as there were long lines (the hotel hosts large groups), but I appreciated the fact that the receptionist granted my request for a high floor. The hotel
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In my room, the bed was more than half of its surface. The rest consisted of a small bathroom with a shower and some space at the door. The bed was comfortable and the room was clean. A rich breakfast with hot meals. Good location close to shops and climatic riverside promenade.
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On first glance inside the room I thought it was a joke. How can anyone possibly live within the confines of such a small space? Yet in Japan its not uncommon to find 17 sq metre hotel rooms. Probably the worst thing was no windows - just 4 walls - one with the largest mirror on
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Stayed there one night for business meetings. Fast checking, friendly staff and more you can find once you enter to hotel and front desk. Clean rooms and quite, you can find pretty much everything you can imagine as per five start hotels. Location is plus...
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Response from Graeme B, General Manager at BreakFree on Cashel
Responded 2 days ago
Kia ora eagle4853, Many thanks for sharing these positive comments with us. We do hope we will welcome you back to stay wit us again sometime very soon. Kind regards
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This just pays the first part of your room. You won’t get it back but it comes off the price when you arrive.
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Please note that while I can't comment on a shuttle service, the train station is not walking distance (about a 25 min walk) nor is it on an easy bus route. Your best bet is a taxi or Uber.
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What kind of breakfast is offered?
Hi Karen, Sorry, I did not see this response. We offer full cooked breakfast through to continental options. We also offer snack options as well. Kind Regards Graeme
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Is there free wifi in the rooms?
Kia ora island_ho, Thank you for your question. We offer 500mb daily for up to 4 devices free daily. Kind regards Graeme
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"I enjoyed my quiet inner room on the highest floor"
"I won't be staying here again."
"Ask for the largest room they have in your room class"
"Check the room size - it's on the website"
"If you want to get a bit of natural light, get a room with windows as not every room has it."
USD 48 - USD 114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
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