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170 Johns Road Belfast, Christchurch 8051 New Zealand
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Northwood Motor Lodge is a motel in the north of Christchurch, situated on spacious grounds in a picturesque garden setting. Approximately 8 minutes from Christchurch International Airport, 15 minutes from the city center and within easy access of north/south motorways, it is conveniently placed for those exploring the greater Christchurch area, as well as those passing through who prefer to avoid inner city traffic. We offer studios, 1-bedroom units and a 3-bedroom townhouse, with something to suit singles, couples or families. Northwood Motor Lodge is under new management and has been newly-renovated. We offer a free airport shuttle service and two EV charging stations, with a $10 flat rate per charge (please arrange for these with us prior to your visit). With a number of famous leisure attractions nearby, we provide a restful haven for your next visit to Christchurch.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast available
Books, DVDs, music for children
Highchairs available
Free airport transportation
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Dining area
Housekeeping
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Electric blanket
Complimentary toiletries
Interconnected rooms available
Seating area
Sofa
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Iron
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Kitchenette
Microwave
Refrigerator
Stovetop
Electric kettle
Kitchenware
Flatscreen TV
Radio
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Modern
Languages Spoken
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Happiness63979095650 wrote a review 9 May
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Had such a peaceful and serene stay. The large grove of trees in the garden were in their autumn finery. The room was top-notch and immaculately clean, but it is the kind, wonderful hosts, Peter & Tess, that will see you returning again and again. The pride they take in their grounds, and the loving attention they lavish on the rooms let you know that their hearts and souls are invested in making your stay as pleasant as possible. Take my word, you won't be disappointed.
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Date of stay: April 2023
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AucklandGal88 wrote a review Apr 2023
Wellington, New Zealand175 contributions43 helpful votes
What a lovely place to stay! The grounds are filled with beautiful flowers. There is parking close to the door. The rooms are spacious and clean with comfortable beds. The unit has everything you need to stay for a few days, although we only stayed one night. I’d happily stay again.
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Date of stay: April 2023Trip type: Travelled with friends
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R.Young wrote a review Mar 2023
Kawau Island, New Zealand2 contributions
Amazing. Absolutely lovely. Everything you need after a day out and about. Beautiful and clean with so many little things that you need and they're there. Little things like a long mirror, electric blankets on the beds and not just a jug but also an old school pot to make a proper cuppa in the morning. BBQ area. Check. Clean and tidy everything. And the effort that goes into keeping the grounds tidy and slick are noticed. Beautiful 👌 look forward to coming back tonight after another day out. Thanks Peter and Tess. You've got it going on 👍
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Date of stay: March 2023Trip type: Travelled with family
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MissT603 wrote a review Feb 2023
Sydney, Australia596 contributions173 helpful votes
So, read the sign by the door that says how to turn the outside security light off. Unlike us, we went to bed & didn’t see the sign until the morning. It was so bright, which meant a rubbish sleep. Shame because it was a lovely place, friendly and very clean. It is out of the way from places to eat, but was good for a quick exit in the morning for our long drive.
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Date of stay: February 2023
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Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Angela W wrote a review Nov 2022
7 contributions6 helpful votes
Peter, the proprietor was helpful, and so generous of spirit! You sense the pride he has of this wonderful place! The room was well appointed, modern facilities, and very well cared for. Gardens are beautiful… and well tended, again you can see the pride of ownership. Cleaning staff were wonderful and gave us options to dine out on our last night in New Zealand! Thank you to Peter and his staff! Highly recommend this one!!
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Date of stay: November 2022Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Charley wrote a review Sep 2022
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Beautiful motel, really friendly and helpful Manager. Very clean, modern and love the scenery wallpaper in room. Room was relaxing and had the best nights sleep with super comfy beds after travelling. Will definitely be back next time we are in Christchurch.
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Date of stay: September 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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D P wrote a review Jun 2022
Wellington, New Zealand6531 contributions714 helpful votes
Absolutely perfect- the owner or manager was so kind and super lovely putting us up at the last minute in a snug studio with a comfy king bed and kitchenette. All I wanted was to hear my soup and go to bed warm and I had the best nights sleep in ages. Warm, cosy and quiet! Would definitely come back if I was on business or passing through! Great value for money!
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Worth having a back unit for more quiet if you don’t mind a walk with your suitcases
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Richard M wrote a review May 2022
Bangkok, Thailand5 contributions1 helpful vote
We stayed here recently and got a newly furnished room. Great location and very tidy modern rooms. Peter and his wife were so helpful and friendly. Highly recommend staying here and we will certainly be back again or sending friends and family there.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Nothing to note
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Andrew Tania wrote a review Mar 2022
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This is a great place to stay very comfortable very clean and tidy. Peter & Tessa we’re the best hosts you could ask for nothing was to much trouble. We will definitely be back to stay again. Nice grounds well maintained gardens, makes you feel like you are at home. Nice and quiet yet close to airport. We traveled down the east coast then up the west coast stayed in a lot of motels and this was by far the BEST place we have stayed in. Great end to our holiday.
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Date of stay: March 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Ninandphilly wrote a review Jan 2022
Taupo, New Zealand18 contributions2 helpful votes
Immaculate presentation and cleanliness inside and out. Service was so genuine, It is obvious that these owner/managers take real pride in this property. Definitely recommend a stay here if you are coming to Christchurch. Such good value for money and the gardens are gorgeous.
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Date of stay: January 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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PRICE RANGE
US$81 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Chardonnay Motor Lodge
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
NUMBER OF ROOMS
14
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Frequently Asked Questions about Northwood Motor Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Northwood Motor Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Willowbank Wildlife Reserve (1.8 km), International Antarctic Centre (6.5 km), and Mona Vale (7.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Northwood Motor Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and reduced mobility rooms.
Which room amenities are available at Northwood Motor Lodge?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Northwood Motor Lodge?
Guests can enjoy breakfast, barbeque facilities, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at Northwood Motor Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Northwood Motor Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Pedro's House of Lamb, Brazooka - BBQ Brazil, and Kinji Japanese Restaurant.
Does Northwood Motor Lodge have airport transportation?
Yes, Northwood Motor Lodge offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are there any historical sites close to Northwood Motor Lodge?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Mona Vale (7.5 km) and St Paul's Anglican Church (4.9 km).
Is Northwood Motor Lodge accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.