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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Booking cancelled with no reason given. When we phoned we were rudely told 'have you not heard of the earthquake" Well.. yes, we have you arrogant man. Dont show your rooms are available if they aren't. We visit Chch several times a year but we wont be using this place!

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4Thank RMW105
Blenheim
Reviewed 8 August 2012

These motel/ apartments are the best accommodation i have ever stayed in. My partner and i have stayed here on multiple occasions and will continue to stay here whenever we are in christchurch. This is the sort of accommodation you could only wish you could find every where you stayed. The owner/manager strives to keep his accommodation clean well serviced...

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4Thank bigjase1977
Kentfield, CA
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Our family felt so blessed to stay in such a wonderful motel on our visit to Christchurch. We were "lucky" to be guests on the night of the 10 earthquake at the start of 2012. Having always known earthquakes, most of the hotels showed building fatigue from all the tremblers of this region; not so The Randolph. I can highly...

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4Thank WeGoMama
Melbourne
Reviewed 19 March 2012

surprised at the price, but the room was great with cooking facilities and even a washing machine and a dryer, handy but we didn't use them. this was a 5 star motel, so probably received at least one star for these. the room had two very comfortable recliner chairs which was a first in all of our travelling, wonderful to...

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2Thank maeveMelbourne
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 8 February 2012

We had a very bad experience at the Tuscana Motor Lodge (1 Star) and found this motel the next morning. The owner was very accommodating and the place was immaculate. We had 4 of us in a two bedroom unit and it was plenty of room. Recommend highly. A little more expensive than some but worth it.

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2Thank Greg C
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 January 2012

We have stayed here a few times and are always pleased with the apartment size and facilities provided . Very good value and close to both what's left of the city and the Merivale Mall and restaurants. Very friendly staff as well. No noticeable traffic noise from Papanui Road.

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2Thank PatchNZ
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 November 2011

I would thoroughly recommend this motel, which offered everything I was looking for. Good value, excellent modern and tasteful appliances, spa bath, free washing and drying facilities, clean rooms done everyday with lovely clean towels and flannels. Would stay again.

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2Thank 77Sarah
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 September 2011

Spotless place, not even regretting chain hotels. Was good to speak to Peter.

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3Thank guiw
Auckland
Reviewed 6 July 2011

I recently stayed one night at this Motel with my daughter. The room was clean and spacious, with electric blankets and a heat pump to ensure we were warm on a cold night. In the morning I asked advise on where to eat breakfast and headed there on checking out. I accidentally left my I phone in the room and...

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2Thank Mary12Auckland
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2011

Our trip to Christchurch was a 9 day stay as part of a 2 month trip to Australia and NZ. Whilst in Melbourne on 22 Feb we heard about the dreadful earthquake in Christchurch and wondered whether we should go there as planned on 9 March. After much discussion with friends, family and Peter we decided we would follow our...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Randolph Motel / Apartments

Address: 79 Papanui Road | Merivale, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $172 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Randolph Motel / Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Corner two bedroom ground floor apartments have lovely courtyards.”
 of 5 bubbles artamm5, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor corner unit was very dark - go for an upstairs if you decide to stay here”
 of 5 bubbles janemN4165RB, 19 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We had a studio and it was specked out beyond our wildest dreams”
 of 5 bubbles PegeenandStef, 5 Oct 2012 | Read review
“probably an upstairs room, although you have to carry your bags up the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles maeveMelbourne, 18 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Upgrading to a one bedroom suite gives great space”
 of 5 bubbles PatchNZ, 11 Jan 2012 | Read review
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