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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 9 January 2016

We found Merivale Manor on a walk about and from the moment we first met Warren Peat, the manager, we knew we had found very special accommodation. We stayed upstairs in the manor house, in the Farr Suite, with a two-sided view through extra large windows of the Merivale environs. We relaxed in the afternoons on a semi-private balcony, drinking...

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Lerberget, Sweden
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

We booked a room on their homepage that was free. The booking went through with a booking confirmation sent to me. After that did we hit the road again (without WiFi and no access to mail). When we arrived was we told by the manager that they had a glitch in their system for 6 months(!!!) that caused the system...

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Glenside
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

The apartment was across the street from the main residence but this wasn't a big issue. Good location near city and walking from good shops. Managing was helpful and friendly . Certainly recommend it for a Christchurch stopover. The three story apartments were comfortable , breakfast provisions were a nice addition. Beds and showers were comfortable and hot.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This place was great! Modern, clean, comfortable accommodations in a convenient location. The light breakfast they provided was also appreciated! We stayed in an apartment across the street from the main Manor. Our unit was 3 stories. There was a master bedroom with en suite bathroom on the first floor. The second floor featured a cozy sitting area, kitchenette, and...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We stayed 2 nights in the manor house in a studio apartment. The actual building is beautiful but is marred by the truly ugly motel style rooms that are situated either side of the drive. I did not notice this when I booked online. The hotel is situated on a very busy street amongst many other motels. The bed was...

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Thank welldone99
On the move
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Stayed here for a few nights as we wanted to explore Christchurch for a couple of days before picking up the campervan we had booked for our holiday. The owners were absolutely wonderful, probably the most friendly owners or managers of any place I have stayed!! They were really helpful with tips about where to go and what to see...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2015

The guest house is comprised of a 1800's manor house with motel units adjoining. We have a very small studio in the manor house overlooking the street. The hosts Warren and Gweneth are very welcoming and relaxed. The studio is spotlessly clean and comfortable. Every thing you need is supplied including provisions for breakfast such as bread, butter, cereal jams...

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

Just superb peaceful place to stay. Slight far from city centre but it's very well connected. The property is very well maintained and owners are very helpful. Superb hosts to stay with. The shopping mall with all restaurants is within 200 Mtrs

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Singapore
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

We love this place! We stayed in a unit of three storey apartment (townhouse) opposite from the manor. Very clean. Everything is in very good condition and neatly stashed. Beds are super comfy with heater/electric blankets on it, too. They give us bread and milk and butter and jam for breakfast in the fridge. Coffee, tea and cereals are available...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed for one night on the way to Greymouth. The hosts were lovely. We stayed in one of the smaller villa type rooms along the side but it was great - spacious and 'homey'. We had the best night's sleep also! Great to stay somewhere with genuine and kind hosts. Definitely recommend!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Merivale Manor, Christchurch. Originally built in the 1880's, Merivale Manor comprises 10 elegant & luxurious Studio, 1 & 2 bedroom suites. The Manor has been completely renovated in late 2014, following repairs from superficial earthquake damage, and is in pristine condition. A further 8 spa studio units are situated in front of the Manor, with 7 chic 3bdrm townhouse apartment accommodation ideal for families and travelling executive groups directly across the road. Situated at 122 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch and reasonably priced, the Manor is in a great location, close to the Merivale village with its premier shopping, restaurants, cafes and bars. We are conveniently close to St Georges & Southern Cross & Nurse Maud Hospitals, St Andrews, Rangi Ruru, St Margaret's and Selwyn House schools. A 20min wander (or a 5min drive) will get you to the city centre and a short stroll to Christchurch's beautiful Hagley Park, golf course and Christchurch Casino. Merivale Manor is within easy access by car, taxi or bus to AMI Stadium, CBS Canterbury Arena , Railway Station, Christchurch's International and domestic Airport and an ideal base for your Christchurch and Canterbury visit. ... more   less 

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Address: 122 Papanui Road | Merivale, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $171 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Merivale Manor 4.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Merivale Manor Christchurch
Merivale Manor Hotel Christchurch
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#4 Family Hotel in Christchurch
#4 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#8 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
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“Rooms at the back, away from the road, would be quieter. Good location to walk into central Chch.”
 of 5 bubbles LesleyE774, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the heritage building are probably more characterful than the motel rooms out the front”
 of 5 bubbles taipan168, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We did not stay in the large house. The more "hotel like" rooms were comfy and secure. Street noise was not an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles MagsATL, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you want a good night sleep ask for a room at the back of the house which is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Blackjenmay, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try and get a room away from the street because of traffic noises”
 of 5 bubbles kikimitemite, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
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