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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 13 August 2012

This was the coziest and most well equipped B&B I have ever stayed at!! The room was spotless, the bed was comfortable, the bathroom was amazing, etc etc. You even get your own den where Jennifer provides you with a delicious, healthy breakfast. I felt like this would be exactly the type of place I would like to live in!...

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Braunschweig, Germany
Reviewed 1 May 2012

Here you can feel comfortable ... The quiet location allows full relaxation after the long flight to CHC. The guest apartment is very loving. Our hosts were both really helpful and had great tips ready for our upcoming vacation. Restaurant and shopping are within walking distance. This place was a great start for us on our NZ roadtrip.

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York UK
Reviewed 22 April 2012

The rooms were compact but comfortable. Continental breakfasts were provided. The hosts, Jan and Jennifer were eager to help, and did a washer load of washing for us free of charge.The accommodation is convenient for Christchurch and its surroundings. The hosts were very helpful in pointing us to good restaurants. Secure parking was provided, and an electronic key was lent...

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Thank TerryUK70
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 March 2012

Jan and Jenny are the most wonderful hosts and go out of their way to make our stay as enjoyable as possible. It's a home away from home; and if your home is a haven then you have a good idea of what awaits you at the Chester. Highly recommended.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 January 2012

Jan and Jennifer could not have been more accommodating and helpful as we started our vacation on NZ's Southern Island, and the apartment suite is quite comfortable with a sophisticated decor.

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Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 15 November 2011

A luxurious bed and breakfast in a nice quiet street in Christchurch. It's a very peaceful location and a lovely stylish building. Close to most amenities and a short walk to the bus stop. The hosts were very friendly and accommodating. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

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Thank Kerimike
UK
Reviewed 20 October 2011

We had initially booked two long weekends for September 2011 at The Chester, for England's originally planned RWC games. Games were switched to Dunedin and Jan, our host, immediately released us from any obligation, which was a generous gesture considering we had reserved the accommodation a year earlier. That seemed totally unfair, so we reached a compromise and we stayed...

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Thank TnJuk
Verchaix, Rhone-Alpes, France
Reviewed 17 October 2011

we past our last night in New Zealand in this lovely appartment easy to find and a 10-minute walk from downtown of christchurch. The hosts are hospitable and very good advice to find the rental car , petrol station and to go to the airport before leaving new zealand. We past a good night and have a good breakfast even...

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Thank Claire G
Staffordshire, Uk
Reviewed 14 April 2010

Self-contained B and B accommodation on quiet street within walking distance of central Christchurch. Continental breakfast is brought to your room or left in fridge for you to have at your leisure. Large, clean room and pleasant and helpful owners. Eating places nearby without need to go into Christchurch.

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Newcastle
Reviewed 2 April 2010

The decor to this room is very stylish and quirky. I really liked it and it had a nice feel. the location is great, being very close to the Christchurch city centre. The hosts were also nice, friendly people. My only complaint is that I found the mattress a bit hard, so my sleep quality wasn't the best.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Chester Bed & Breakfast in Christchurch, New Zealand, offers all modern comforts and amenities. It is conveniently situated within easy walking distance of the Christchurch City Centre, restaurants, casino and perfect for holiday or business when you are in Christchurch. Relax in an entire floor, consisting of a large elegantly furnished bedroom with super king size bed which can be twin confiqured opening out onto a private terrace. The room has a luxurious en-suite bathroom and breakfast/dressing room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Chester Bed & Breakfast Apartment

Address: 341C Armagh Street | City East, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
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“There's just one double en-suite room with a dining room in this apartment.”
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