We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,350 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch
See the most recent reviews
Showing 1,317: English reviews
Auckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two day businesss trip needed somewhere close to the airport thought oh another airport hotel here we go...what a suprise to find this little gem and a must stay place from the moment you entee staff are really freindly really nice accomadation with pool and good gym..has very freindly bar and great guinness you have an outside area with roaring...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely room, Very helpful service. Didn't eat here so cant rate the food side of things but the service in the bar was also very good, there was a trainee on the bar and she was getting good support from two other more experienced bar people

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Marilyn P
Dallas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting Christchurch for a family wedding and stayed at the Commodore due to its wonderful location. I am so glad we did ! From the moment we checked in, the staff were wonderful. Nothing was too much trouble and we were always greeted with a smile. The swimming pool was an added bonus

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Heather D
Fernie, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour group arrive at about 8 p.m. and were quickly shown to our rooms and then we met for a lovely buffet dinner. The soup was amazing and the main dishes were delicious and there there was dessert ..... Awesome!! The rooms are well laid out and very quiet. So far on this trip the Commodore is the very...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Christine F
Houston, TX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this hotel. While it is not the most luxurious hotel, it does provide very comfort with attention to details. Let's start with the bed, it is one the most comfortable beds I have slept in. My spacious room is well sound proofed. The thick curtain has over 12 inches overlap. If you can not block the lights out of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Travel2havefun
Prairieville, Louisiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the commodore on two separate weekends of our trip. Great customer service. Better service than any 5 star hotel i have ever stayed at. I requested crayfish around lunch time (even though it was not on their menu) and for dinner we go crayfish! Outstanding staff. I will stay there on my next visit to new zealand.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lisa B
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great locality close to Airport. Our room on the 4th floor was very spacious, beautifully furnished and very quiet. We had to return a rental car to Airport the night before we flew out and it was not a problem for the shuttle bus to come and pick us up. We had thought we would have to pay for a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 433carolyn
Sudbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were well looked after here. We returned our hire car to the airport and went to the hotel in their minibus having already dropped our bags off there. We took the minibus back to the airport the next morning. We took the bus from the hotel into town and the hotel gave us free tickets for the trip. We...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Grenville B
Mumbai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located close to the Airport but surprisingly not noisy at all, very spacious property, it was the last hotel in NZ but a fitting close to the trip. Very modern hotel , theWifi speed was amaze >50Mbps. The bathroom was very great. Best place to stay near the Airport

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Arun100
Wanaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely clean room. Great sunny courtyard with plenty of lounges to relax in the sunshine. Great outdoor fire place to relax around with a drink and Nice pool area for a few laps after work. Staff are very helpful check in and check out is very smooth. If you like a sunny room avoid 121 as it faces nice native...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank margcross

232 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (209)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (21)
Viewed
Room/Suite (52)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (19)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (101)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (23)
Viewed
Room/Suite (9)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Christchurch hotels
1.2 km away
Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport
7.6 km away
Heritage Christchurch
Heritage Christchurch
#7 of 148 in Christchurch
604 reviews
6.7 km away
The George Christchurch
The George Christchurch
#6 of 148 in Christchurch
1,233 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.8 km away
Merivale Manor
Merivale Manor
#4 of 148 in Christchurch
561 reviews
7.5 km away
Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square Hotel
0.5 km away
Airport Palms Motel
Airport Palms Motel
#2 of 148 in Christchurch
684 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on Christchurch's Memorial Avenue, The Commodore is just minutes away from the Christchurch International Airport and ten minutes into the centre of Christchurch. With an idyllic setting featuring award-winning native New Zealand gardens on seven acres of land, you can be assured of a tranquil stay.The hotel features 157 guest rooms, conference facilities, and extensive free parking. Our 'resort style' leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, spa, sauna and gymnasium. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch

Address: 449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM582 - RM1,002 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch 4.5*
Number of rooms: 157
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, TravelClick and Agoda so you can book your Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#1 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#1 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#5 Family Hotel in Christchurch
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms are quiet, rooms at the back are more so.”
 of 5 bubbles hotfeat44, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a Super King bed - fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles 738virginiap, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms near the reception are easier to get to.”
 of 5 bubbles NASTARS3, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If possible select a room in the main building. It seems these rooms have recently been refurbished”
 of 5 bubbles O7200JFheatherd, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with plenty of light if this is what you like.”
 of 5 bubbles margcross, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
5 of 5