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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We needed a place to await the arrival of our baggage that was missing en route from the USA and decided to stay here as a member of the Choice Hotel group. From the airport we took an Uber to the hotel and were apprehensive with the first images of the place from the road. However, we were pleasantly surprised...

Thank Nomad_1711
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

A good place to stay. Comfortable units n very equipped kitchenette. Loved the coffetable...very rustic. Would be a good place to stay if you need to stay on a long term basis...its very much like a compact house to be in.would love to stay here again.

Thank Jjachua
Corlette, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Stayed one night here and was more than happy with room. Very spacious and clean. Good in room facilities including microwave. Reception was friendly and helpful. Easy walking distance to many eateries and pubs. Free Wi Fi worked well.

Thank Jeff B
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Great place for what we were after, nice clean and quiet. The staff were so helpful and polite with our requests. If I'm ever back in Christchurch I would return here for a stay definitely. Cheers guys

Thank Joshuasned13
Upper Moutere, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Our first impressions walking down the drive to the motel reception made our hearts sink with a very faded and tired sign on the road frontage. However our fears were quickly allayed with friendly staff and an exceptionally clean room with beds for 5 adults. This motel is not 5 star but caters for people going to a show or...

Thank zuck1965
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 September 2016

What a great place to stay at, specially if you are going to the AMI stadium. It is really walking distance! Our room was clean, neat and tidy with everything we needed. Practical etc. My only complain, and only because I'm nit-picking, is that the water pressure needs a little bit of work in the shower. Washing long hair does...

1Thank SanelleP
Alexandra, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We have stayed here before and although the complex is not 5 star, it is warm comfortable and very handy to Horncastle Arena. We had a very late arrival and had asked the receptionist to put on a heater etc, - arrived to a warm room, warm bed and a very welcoming note .

2Thank travellerY8637EF
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I'd been kind of looking for a reason to stay here again. Iron Maiden's concert at Horncastle arena was the perfect reason. It's not a 5 star hotel but it is massive value for money. The next night in Dunedin I paid $26 more for a place that was not quite as good as here. It's clean, the fixtures and...

Thank glennomeister
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

This motel gives the appearance of having been built in the sixties, with dull decor and old style fixtures. When we arrived, there were several small annoyances such as a light that didn't work, and no tea towels. However to their credit, these things were fixed promptly. The unit itself was generally comfortable although our double beg sagged a bit...

Thank Tenorman41
Shi L, Manager at Econolodge Canterbury Court, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Allow me to apologize on behalf of our hotel for the difficulties during your stay, we have addressed the key issues and looking into our bed replacement program. Once again our apologies for not ticking all the boxes on this stay, we appreciate your feedback. Kind regards, James Butler Manager

Reefton, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

The location was the only good thing about this place..the outside of the room is very messy overgrown the room it's self...the toilet room was full of moths at 4pm 1 would have thought had it been cleaned these would have been removed the toilet was leaking so had a continuous sound of water the latch for 1 side of...

1Thank Pania W
Shi L, Manager at Econolodge Canterbury Court, responded to this review

Dear Pania, Thank you for your feedback; we appreciate your efforts in assisting our team to make the necessary improvements to better our accommodation and services. Your detailed summary has been instrumental in a number of changes both in housekeeping and our maintenance processes and our room updating programme. We apologise for the poor performance this time round but we...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Corporate / Leisure / Family / Tours & Groups Perfect For Any Event! Econolodge Canterbury Court is conveniently located in Addington... the events district of Christchurch. Walking distance to Horncastle Arena, AMI Stadium and Addington Raceway, only 10 Minutes drive from the Central City and Train Station and 20 minutes from Christchurch International Airport. Econolodge Canterbury, 140 Lincoln Road boasts 20 ground floor individual units spread across a large holiday park size (3500m2) section. All rooms are set back off the main road with space for car, trailer, truck, bus or even boat! Ideal for Corporate Travel and family holidays, as well as space for large Sports groups and/or tours, perfectly positioned for events in Christchurch with Horncastle Arena, AMI Station and Addington Raceway only minutes walk away. All rooms have kitchens with cooking facilities, serviced daily with cleaning standards second to none. We provide complimentary wireless internet to all guests with no restrictions. 25+ Digital/SKY Channels available throughout our Queen / Twin Studio Rooms, One Bedroom or Two Bedroom options with multiple bedding configurations up to 5 guests per room. Very comfortable accommodation with ongoing improvements, guest laundry onsite with rotary clothes lines and BBQ's available for those beautiful Christchurch afternoons/evenings. Breakfast options are available with either Continental or Cooked, local knowledge or recommendations for nearby restaurants or entertainment. Great option when travelling to the Garden City Christchurch, so much to offer and a great location close to all amenities, events, bars & restaurants and on Orange Bus/Metro Line. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econolodge Canterbury Court

Address: 140 Lincoln Road, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand (Formerly Country Comfort Canterbury Court)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM284 - RM811 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Econolodge Canterbury Court 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“I am not sure there is a best room”
 of 5 bubbles fluffymc, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are away from the road so are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles davidsY8473EV, 9 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Stayed in the 2 bedroom unit on a golf trip and there was plenty of room for 4 guys and golf clubs along with other luggage.”
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