City Centre Motel

876 Colombo StreetChristchurch8013New Zealand
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About City Centre Motel

City Centre Motel offers casual apartment-style accommodations with a stunning outdoor garden and picnic area with a BBQ grill. The motel is situated about a ten-minute walk from Christchurch Casino and offers excellent public transport connections.

The spacious studios feature an open-plan layout including a kitchenette, dining area, and lounge space, while one and two-bedroom apartments offer separate rooms. All units are equipped with flat-screen TVs with Sky channels. Select rooms come with balconies.

Complimentary parking is offered on site and free Wi-Fi is available throughout. Travel assistance can be requested at the front desk. Guests will also find a self-serve laundry area and a computer station on the property.

Guests can enjoy a continental breakfast for an extra fee, and dine out at Pepperberry Cafe or Thai Container, both a three-minute walk away.

City Centre Motel is ideally located within two kilometres of Re:START shopping mall, known for its shipping container storefronts, the contemporary-themed Christchurch Art Gallery, and the beautiful Hagley Park.


876 Colombo Street, Christchurch, 8013, New Zealand
Telephone: +64(3)3729294 | Fax: +64(3)3721372 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

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Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Excellent location

Travellers like this hotel for its city-central location. According to reviews, the central business district, including shopping, dining and nightlife, are all within a short walk of the hotel. The casino can also be easily reached on foot. Travellers also find it convenient that the hotel offers excellent public transport connections.

Splendid service

Guests appreciate the quality customer service they receive at this hotel. In various reviews, guests noted that their rooms were always freshly prepared and heated for their arrival. The front desk staff is said to be very accommodating and are known to accept an early check-in if possible.

Amazing amenities and accommodations

The hotel gets high ratings for its well-equipped rooms and much-needed facilities. Travellers appreciate having the benefit of free and easy parking and a self-serve laundry area. The studios and apartments themselves are also highly perceived. Guests greatly enjoy the spa baths and the inviting balconies. The kitchens provide everyone one needs to prepare a meal at home.

Negative Reviews

Dated details

While guests find the rooms clean and pleasant, they also think the decor and furnishings are noticeably outdated. An update on decor and a replacement of the furniture and carpet would greatly refresh the rooms.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 835 reviews across the web
8.6 /10
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    8.4 /10
8.6 out of 10 based on 835 reviews