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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This Motel is situated in a great location and offers a complimentary shuttle to and from the Christchurch Airport. The rooms are large, clean, and include a kitchen area and bathroom. There is some milk provided in your room refrigerator for your morning tea or coffee. There is also a free laundry room on site which is very nice after...

1Thank Sheree D
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Called hotel for pickup on landing at Christchurch airport. Host Bill's fast-paced Kiwi accent was a difficult to follow as he gave instructions for proceeding to the pickup point. He retorted that I was speaking too fast, rather than slow down to help. Ended up waiting at a point slightly off, based on iSite instructions (whom Bill had referred us...

Thank Aunachalam V
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi Aunachalam V, Thank you very much for your feedback following your stay with us. We apologise for your initial experience you had with us but it is becoming increasingly frustrating for all concerned on your arrival to our Airport as they are very strict on us adhering to their ever changing rules on pickup points and also for us...

Warwick, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Awesome place to stay. So close to the airport for our very early morning flight. Bill was so nice to come and pick us up after dropping our car hire off. Rooms are beautifully presented and immaculately clean. Pat was so nice to change our room after wanting a down stairs room. No problems at all. Pity we only had...

1Thank chefneatswarwick
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi Chefsneatswarwick, Thank you so much for the lovely review they are very much appreciated.

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Airport Palm Motel on our last day in NZ. The room was clean, free laundry, free airport shuttle, what more. I forgot my newly purchase Lululemon pants and the staff arrange to courier back for me. Great place and staff!

1Thank Hooimin L
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi Hooimin L, Great to get this very positive response from you of your recent stay with us. We look forward to having you stay with us again sometime in the future.

Reviewed 6 January 2017

Very close to the airport.. great parking facility.. great cosy rooms and seamless check-in and check-out experience even in after hours.. great wi-fi.. Best option for you to stay if you are using Christchurch only for transit.. which most people do..

Thank Akshat G
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi Akshat, Thank you for taking the time to place this review following your recent stay with us it was very much appreciated.

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Located near Christchurch airport, even offer free transfer. We stayed on the first night when arriving Christchurch and the night before returning home. This is a very clean hotel, modern facility, new, worth every penny. The laundry room is available free of charge, we wash and dry all clothes before boarding the plane home. Overall, it's very pleasant stay here...

Thank Chamnong I
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi Chamnong 1, We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that it was a very pleasant experience.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to stay. Complimentary and efficient airport pickup & dropoff by bill! Clean, neat and modern rooms. A 15-20 min bus ride from town. Helpful and humorous staff especially Bill! Free laundry/dryer and free powder too... oh and free unlimited wifi..

Thank peijun0712
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi peijunO712, Great to get this very positive feedback from you it is most appreciated. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in our beautiful country.

Reviewed 1 January 2017

Excellent property, very modern, ultra-clean. Very close to the airport and thus exceptional for transiting (do not know how convenient for visiting the city). Amazingly warm hosts, particularly Bill Shaw. Overflowing with affection and warmth! God bless.

Thank C K V
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi C K V, Thank you so much for this glowing review following your stay with us, we really appreciate this feedback. We look forward to your next stay with us.

Reviewed 29 December 2016

A lovely motel just 5 minutes from the airport. Very friendly and helpful manager, very comfortable, modern and extremely clean room. It was larger and more impressive than I expected. A very quick and easy trip into the CBD, but so close to the airport, yet very quiet. Definitely would stay again, when in Christchurch.

Thank derbynut
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi derbynut, Thank you so much for taking the time to place this review following your stay with us. This information is very helpful for future travellers to our beautiful City.

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We had one night at this motel. It is very convenient to the airport and they have a shuttle bus. The bed was very comfortable, pillows were luxurious and the shower was nice and strong. It is also reasonably priced. The only other thing we would have liked would have been a ceiling fan. Good spot.

Thank Stephen G
PatandBillS, Manager at Airport Palms Motel, responded to this review

Hi Stephen G, Thank you for the positive review you placed following your stay with us. We apologise for not having ceiling fans but we do provide portable fans in the rooms. We look forward to having stay with us again sometime in the future.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opened November 2011, Airport Palms Motel offers 22 tastefully decorated and comfortable units as well as friendly and helpful staff. Only 3 minutes drive from Christchurch International Airport, with a wide range of attractions and facilities close by. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airport Palms Motel

Address: 56 Roydvale Avenue | Burnside, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $151 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Airport Palms Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
#3 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#3 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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#9 Business Hotel in Christchurch
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“Rooms set back from the street is even quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Arbor253, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms are bigger than others - we had one upstairs that was spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles ustwo2016, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you understand the difference between double and twin”
 of 5 bubbles davidcollins23, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Probably better view upstairs but we were happy not to have to take our luggage up steps.”
 of 5 bubbles 967SueR, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“This is a two story motel with the ground floor being very convenient to free parking for each unit.”
 of 5 bubbles whoznchargehere, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
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