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    Ilam Motel

    250 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent11%
    • Very good22%
    • Average35%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible27%
    7 Nov 2016
    “Dated but clean”
    1 week ago
    “Disgusting- Dirty, rundown & smelly”
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed one night- booked as it was close to an event we were attending! Arrived & a man who hardly spoke English gave us our key & a small milk, then pointed to our room. If we hadn't already paid we would have left immediately!...More

    Thank phillipam2016
    Reviewed 21 November 2016

    I booked 2 colleagues into this Motel as it was the cheapest on in Chch on a busy weekend. We know why know. Looks like to owners havent updated anything for about 30 years. Old Formica bench tops and mattresses that were old and hard...More

    Thank 51graemep
    Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

    The rooms are very dated but they're clean. The gardens also have potential but have been let go which is disappointing since this is considered to be the garden city. Also entry and exiting the motel is difficult due to the drive being right at...More

    Thank monday161
    Reviewed 16 February 2016

    We stayed one night after arriving in NZ from OZ. Booked online with Wotif - agreed price on booking confirmation was NZ$120 but we were charged NZ$140 when we checked in. Reception staff member did not have English as their first language, was difficult to...More

    1  Thank Gail350
    Reviewed 4 June 2015

    This is a basic motel but it was clean (I am pretty sure the carpet in our unit had just been shampooed). It was warm and the soap and shampoo was plentiful and nice to use. It is on a main road so there is...More

    Thank Wendy M
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$61 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
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    • Christchurch
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms at the back of any Motel complex are the quieter ones."
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    "Riccarton road is a main road - the further away from the road your room is, the less road noise you hear"
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    "I would assume rooms further from the road have less road noise."
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    "Near the road can be a bit noisy if you are a light sleeper"
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