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Cranford Oak Motel

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 October 2016

close to city, friendly and cosy. free wifi helped my son keeping him busy. I liked bath very much. We stayed 2 units together(connecting door inside) 2&3, 1 for us and 1 for my son, 10yo. it was 1st time for my son using HIS unit and bathroom himself. he was so happy with the big bed. thanks!

Thank 02091972
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Well I arrived at 1am with a note on the door telling me how to get in and a wee jug of milk in the fridge in case I needed a coffee. Had to be out 6 hours later and the lovely lady at reception not only booked the taxi but loaned a perfect stranger the cash to pay for...

Thank Fitzyfolkontour
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for the first time at Cranford Oak Motel in Christchurch - it will not be the last! We were most impressed with the high standards displayed by the motel manager hosts, Steve and Feng, from arrival to departure. Having stayed in a wide range of accommodation throughout Australasia and UK, I consider that these hosts definitely have the right...

Thank Marque01
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Ordered a single room for my husband and I. Host gave us a wonderful welcome. Room very clean and modern looking. Full kitchen with everything we needed. Convenient location for central Christchurch. :)

Thank ronandjackg
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Being greeted by really friendly people on arrival is only the start. The rooms are great the beds are super, it's clean and modern. Good amenities, fast internet. If I go on like this people will think I'm being paid to write this! But it's all true!

Thank hannah a
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Went to Cranford not knowing what to expect but was a great place to stay, lovely staff, nice rooms, plenty of parking for amount of rooms, children friendly. Overall was a wonderul stay and would stay there again anytime and would recommend it to anyone staying in Christchurch. :-)

Thank Tiffany S
Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this motel. The room was okay for two although my friend slept on the pull-out couch, which took up a lot of the space and couldn't really be folded back during the day. The hosts were incredibly friendly and helpful and prepared to change things around so we could get a ground floor room. The...

Thank Boz23
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Average motel. Comfortable and clean, aged place, but recently refurbished. Kitchenette only, not a full kitchen. Hosts are friendly and provide good local tips. Christchurch city itself has taken a massive hit from the earthquakes...hope it comes back to its full glory soon.

Thank VikDas
Nanango, Australia
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Our first two nights in NZ and not too far from the Airport. Room was comfortable with extras (frypan, toaster, coffee plunger etc), and within walking distance of evening meal outlets. Traffic noise wasn't a problem even though we were on a main road.

Thank Judi E
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Comfortable short stay, one night only. Room was clean and spacious and modern. Relaxing sleep after arriving at 1am in morning. Good location, only 15 mins from airport. Quiet location and owners very helpful.

Thank patsi_71

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Cranford Oak Motel - Superior Accommodation in Christchurch at an Affordable Price. Recently voted the number 2 accommodation provider in Christchurch by the Global Review Index based on cleanliness, location, rooms, service and value! Winner of the TripAdvisor Award in 2013. Christchurch's affordable luxury motel accommodation located in the South Island of New Zealand with free WiFi and now with free Sky TV with 50+ channels. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cranford Oak Motel

Address: 116 McFaddens Road | St Albans, Christchurch 8052, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM397 - RM609 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cranford Oak Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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#4 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#17 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#18 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#31 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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“great accommodation for wheelchair users”
 of 5 bubbles Bhavini1, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very quiet location”
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“All equally good.”
 of 5 bubbles ronandjackg, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We loved the family room, 2 large normal sized rooms with a lockable door in between.”
 of 5 bubbles hannaha144, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“There's a busy road next door but the unit on the ground floor (4) was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Boz23, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
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