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Vita Nova Motel

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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Near the CBD, this motel is perfect if you have a car with free parking along one of the main roads and a petrol station just down the road. Shopping centres and food outlets are within walking distance. The airport is only 15 minutes drive away. The rooms are modern and comfortable. The shower room is on the smaller side...

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This motel is very new and plenty of amenities are provided. The rooms are spacious and the beds are very comfortable. Wifi is very fast as well. The owner is very friendly and helpful. The surrounding is pretty quiet so we had a great night here. Will definitely come back again when I get to visit Christchurch next time.

Thank Genesis89
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

The room is new and clean, however our room is on the second floor. No escalator. 2 bedrooms with 1 bathroom. No heater in the room and air conditioning is a bit smelly. Bed is very comfort and soft. Electric blanket is provided. Very lovely and nice decoration. Close to countdown supper market in bush inn center.

Thank Mollymoon_26
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had a downstairs room with a little outdoor table in our own little courtyard, complete with the next door neighbours cat! Rooms were clean, bed comfy and quiet. Walking distance to restaurants, Riccarton mall by car or bus, walking distance to the university. The only downside was that the bathroom had a really strong 'leaky building' smell. Kept the...

Thank Lynette W
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I booked this on line. It is walking distance from a hub of good eateries. Being in Riccarton it was easy to travel to the CBD or suburbs. The room was clean, quiet and comfortable. Will book again. Highly recommend.

Thank johnlD5659ZK
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Booked a 2 bedroom unit and our daughter a one bedroom. Very clean and modern. Beds were so comfy. Close to Riccarton Westfield Mall. Would definately stay here again. Owners were very nice too. .................................................................................................

Thank D9389JDchrisr
Motueka, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable stay in this near new comfortable motel. Friendly and helpful owners. Unit was clean with all the mod cons! The location was further from Riccarton Mall than we thought, but still within walking distance. Would have like a coffee plunger!

Thank A1677EHchrish
Palmerston North
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Booked a two bedroom for two nights. It was very clean and tidy. Beds very comfortable. Unit is very compact and some of the furniture doesn't fit. Only one bedside lamp works in the main bedroom because there wasn't a plug for it. Car parking was very tight and there weren't enough parks the first night. Our unit was well...

1Thank Brigid F
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Stayed one night in this motel. Unlike all the other places we stayed at in NZ, what I liked about this motel was that everything was seemed very new - there was a well equipped kitchen with 2 hotplates and nice utensils and crockery. The room was not large but big enough for 2 people. Comfortable bed. Good sized bathroom...

Thank PocketRocket76
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

We had a tranz alpine train the next day and we're looking for a decent and value for money option. Must say that the experience was much better than what one would anticipate in a simple motel like this one. Room was nice, clean and modern. Very quiet and we heard no automotive noise although this was on the main...

2Thank Gautam S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Vita Nova Motel

Address: 290 Riccarton Road, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM299 - RM476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Vita Nova Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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#37 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for ground floor, back from the road.”
866brigidf, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I had room 9 on the second floor - probably not the best room.”
VeryFussyChick, 12 Oct 2014 | Read review
“If you have heavy luggage, request for rooms on the ground floor.”
  • Master bedroom of the 2 Bedroom Unit
celineki, 17 May 2014 | Read review
“Back of property definitely best for being away from the street and a nice outlook on residential areas, trees etc.”
FamilyOE, 24 Mar 2014 | Read review
“The room we rented and recommend had a mezzanine floor. There are other types.”
TrevM625, 30 Dec 2013 | Read review
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