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City Centre Motel
4 stars

City Centre Motel

876 Colombo Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Christchurch, New Zealand
See location+64 3372 9294

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based on 1175 reviews
1,175 reviews
Room type
Nightly total
Queen room
Superior room
King room

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About City Centre Motel

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
City Centre Motel offers cosy self-contained apartments with free unlimited WiFi and free onsite CBD parking. Located in the heart of Christchurch, this motel is a few minutes walk from Southern Cross Hospital and to Forte Health Hospital, town hall and Te Pae Christchurch Convention and Exhibition Centre. Each apartment offers a well-equipped kitchenette with a microwave and a smart TV with Netflix. Some rooms have a private balcony, a full kitchen or spa bath. Hotplates and frying pans are available on request. Christchurch City Centre Motel is 2 minutes drive from Christchurch town hall and the Casino and 5 minutes drive from Hagley Park and Christchurch Botanic Gardens. Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch Stadium & Christchurch Arena and railway station are 10 minutes from the motel. Additional facilities at City Centre Motel include free on-site parking and a guest laundry. Free New Zealand mobile phone SIM cards are available on request. Guests can relax in a garden filled with seasonal blooms such as roses, daphne and lavender.

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King room
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Queen room
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1 queen bed
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Superior room
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1 queen bed
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at City Centre Motel

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Lockers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Chapel/shrine

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric blankets
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Drying rack for clothing

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Garden


  • Breakfast in the room
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Children's high chair

Things to do

  • Cycling
  • Skiing

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe


  • Fax/photocopying

Reviews of City Centre Motel

Very good1,175 verified reviews
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Anonymous, May 2015

Pros. Room is clean

Cons. Slow internet No fancy shampoo or soap for shower

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How comfortable are the beds at City Centre Motel?

The beds at City Centre Motel are very comfortable, providing a good night's sleep for guests. Some guests have specifically mentioned the comfort of the beds in their reviews.

Is parking available at City Centre Motel?

Yes, City Centre Motel offers free parking, making it convenient for guests who are driving to the hotel. This amenity has been positively highlighted by many guests in their reviews.

What can I expect from the food quality at City Centre Motel?

City Centre Motel offers the option of having food delivered to guest accommodation, and guests have found the dining facilities to be convenient. Some guests have also mentioned the availability of kitchen facilities in their reviews.

How clean is City Centre Motel?

City Centre Motel is known for its cleanliness, with many guests praising the tidiness and cleanliness of the rooms in their reviews. The staff at the motel ensure that the accommodation is clean and well-maintained.

What is the best time to visit City Centre Motel?

The best time to visit City Centre Motel is during the low season in September, as it may offer a quieter and more relaxed experience for guests. Additionally, the motel's proximity to various attractions makes it a great choice for a visit during this time.

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Opt for a Room with Air-Conditioning

Some guests found the living room air-conditioning to be insufficient for cooling the entire unit, so consider choosing a room with air-conditioning in the bedroom as well.

Check for Kitchen Ventilation

To avoid setting off the fire alarm, ensure the kitchen is well ventilated when cooking, as mentioned by some guests who experienced this issue during their stay.

Consider Noise Levels

If you are sensitive to noise, be aware that some guests reported disturbances from people talking outside their windows, especially in ground floor units.

Verify TV Reception

Some guests experienced issues with TV reception, so it may be helpful to check the TV functionality upon arrival to avoid any inconvenience during your stay.

Request Additional Towels

A few guests mentioned insufficient or poor-quality towels, so it might be beneficial to request extra towels or replacements if needed.

Confirm Satellite TV Availability

Despite advertised satellite channels, some guests found that the property did not offer them, so it may be advisable to confirm this before booking if it's an essential amenity for you.

Check for Sofa Bed Comfort

If planning to use the sofa bed, be aware that some guests found them to be uncomfortable, and consider alternative sleeping arrangements if necessary.

Address Mold Concerns

Some guests noted the presence of mold in the bathroom, so if you are sensitive to mold, it may be helpful to inquire about this before booking.

Inquire About Room Refresh

A few guests suggested that the rooms could benefit from a refresh, particularly the bathrooms, so it might be useful to inquire about the room's condition before booking.

Confirm Breakfast Availability

While the hotel does not provide breakfast, some guests expected it to be available, so it's advisable to confirm this and plan accordingly.


876 Colombo Street, Christchurch 8013

What's nearby

  • Christchurch Art Gallery1 km
  • Quake City1.2 km
  • Container Mall1.2 km
  • Canterbury Museum1.2 km
  • Cardboard Cathedral1.2 km
  • Hagley Park1.3 km
  • The Christchurch Botanic Gardens1.6 km
  • Mona Vale2.2 km
  • Christchurch Golf Club3.3 km
  • Riccarton Bush3.3 km
  • Willowbank Wildlife Reserve7.4 km
  • Air Force Museum of New Zealand7.7 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at City Centre Motel

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FAQs when booking at City Centre Motel

  • Where is City Centre Motel located?

    City Centre Motel is located at 876 Colombo Street in Christchurch Central City, 1.2 km from the center of Christchurch. Christchurch Art Gallery is the closest landmark to City Centre Motel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at City Centre Motel?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at City Centre Motel.

  • Does City Centre Motel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, City Centre Motel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does City Centre Motel offer free parking?

    Yes, City Centre Motel offers free parking.

  • How far is City Centre Motel from the airport?

    City Centre Motel is 9.1 km from Christchurch. City Centre Motel is 142.9 km from Timaru.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city center

1.2 km

Nearest Airport


Distance to airport

9.2 km