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Greymouth, West Coast, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here as I was attending a course at LesMills. Not the best place in the world no flannels or milk. Just missing those little touches you expect to see in a motel. Also found a fake nail beside my bed so makes me think not the cleanest of places.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When my friends and I arrived after check-in, the kitchen was very filthy and dirty; the floor was stained with food from the previous occupants; we had to call management and have someone thoroughly clean the kitchen otherwise we would not have been able to cook our dinner. The 2 bedroom service-type room was basic necessity with clean towels and...

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Thank Philip E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arrived at the end of March looking for somewhere affordable and comfortable for a few nights in Christchurch to do some sightseeing. Upon arrival the room was spacious, clean and had all the basics required. Parking was free and more importantly hassle free unlike at some of the bigger hotel's I've stayed at. Staff were friendly and helped us...

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Okay so read mixed reviews on this place but decided to make my own opinion and reasonably happy I did. Location was great, rooms I wouldn't say are 'stylish' more basic than anything but I was happy with my stay. Customer service was 10/10, but still ok. Wifi 5/10 - not the best, not the worse. They also describe on...

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Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Checked in late which they were able to accommodate. Plenty of free onsite parking despite very central location. Free laundry, and the staff helpfully moved laundry to laundry bag when done. Rooms were comfortable and clean and wifi was free and fast. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank Roland D
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The accommodation was basic and clean and the location to the city centre good. The lack of air con meant the room was hot and stuffy. The noise from passing traffic disturbed our sleep on numerous occasions throughout the night. One tired, flat pillow was not great for sleeping on and meant watching TV from the bed was very uncomfortable.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Owner/operators with English as a second language, therefore oral commuication difficult and specific requirements lost in translation. Units are revamped 1970's style, basic and accepatble for one/two nights. The Motel's location near Latimer Square is its best asset

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Western nsw
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Please note change of ownership 1 month ago may have changed these appartments. Now run by a Chinese couple with poor English skills. They were unable to help us with local information past the basics which we can get from a guidebook. There were also problems with our booking, and they handled this by speaking loudly In Chinese to each...

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Stanley, Falkland Islands
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Had an excellent 2 nights in a two bedroom unit, though it had little natural light. It was quiet but close to the central areas. Good furnishings and large shared table and chairs on balcony. WiFi was an issue for some of the party, also weak shower over the bath.

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Motel is located in a walkable distance from the town centre, half an hour by car from the airport. Rooms spacious and clean. Staff OK. Parking on the yard. No restaurants nearby. Higher price than value, but OK place to stay.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer 26 stylish, self contained and well appointed quality apartments catering for the corporate traveler, couples and families.City Central Motel Apartments are within 5-7 mins walk of local attractions and the Central Business District. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Central Motel Apartments

Address: 252 Barbadoes Street | Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $122 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Central Motel Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Upstairs might help with noise from people coming and going through the night.”
Hookachucka, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“units on the ground floor hear all first floor movements. Do not get a unit near the old style stairwells.”
2805John1952, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Studio units have more modern outlook.”
Chong_lin26, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All are good, but there is no elevator.”
  • Nicely done bathroom
  • Another view of the kitchenette
  • Part of the kitchenette - refrigerator, microwave, dishes
  • Plenty of room
  • Comfortable seating
A419RDandyw, 12 May 2016 | Read review
“Good for business and short stays”
Emma1963, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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