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Reviewed 3 February 2017

this is an older motel. Could do with decent net curtains - it appeared they had skimped on the fabric - but the main drapes were good. I like that the units have a full oven, and the kitchen was well-equipped. Beds comfortable, lighting and power points a-plenty. There was a playground for children including a trampoline. Lots of trees...

Thank fussy c
Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This hotel is conveniently situated to Christchurch airport. It is our second visit and we found it very clean, comfortable and warm. We had a two bedroomed apartment which was spacious with plenty of room for 3 or 4 adults. We were flying to Dunedin the next morning and the bonus was that there was a free shuttle service to...

Thank mod11
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Arrived off a late flight just needing a nights accommodation. Picked this one off a booking site. Arrived to be given a room straight out of the sixties! Tired decor, chipped furniture, clean enough. As we arrived after midnight I asked for a late checkout and was charged NZ$25 for ONE extra hour. Ripoff. Found out after there is much...

Thank Jupiter24
Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Pick from Christchurch airport was a little confusing - more due to the airport layout than the motel-but once aboard the motel's own shuttle it was wonderful. Checked in by VERY helpful staff (Kay). Unit was spacious clean and lthough the decore perhaps was a bit dated very comfortable. Stayed here about three years ago and will do so again...

Thank ADC5022
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We had to make an unexpected trip back to Christchurch for a night - and wanted to save $$ The Airport Lodge came up on various ratings as pretty good for a low price. It was much better than pretty good! It is in need of some updating but it was very spacious comfortable with separate and roomy lounge, kitchen,...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Booked the hotel for a single night before heading on from Chch Airport, motel offers free shuttle to airport but when we arrived and tried to book said free shuttle we were informed that there wasn't one on New Year's Eve - why? I could understand if we wanted a lift to the airport late at night on New Year's...

Thank chrisasbery
Goondiwindi, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Free shuttle bus, pleasant staff, The room was a bit dated as was the shower over bath system. The beds weren't the most comfortable. Free WiFi worked fine. TV reception was good. Courtesy shuttle back to airport the next morning to pick up rental car was an added bonus.

Thank DrLee70
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Offers free shuttle till 2am..and comes really quickly like within 5 to 10mins after call. This is so important as christchurch tend to have strong wind n cold nights Booked 2 bedroom apartment for 6 pax. Fit nicely. Living room sofa a bit dated. The rest are ok.

Thank weoseek
Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stayed here with grown up children in 2 bed room apartment for a day on our way to Hokitika. Very spacious living room.Bath room, towels bed linen is spotless. Fully functional kitchen. All heaters were working fine. Private garden with sitting arrangements was added attraction. Only issues we have was beds are bit too soft. This is what we observed...

Thank Bhaskarbvr
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

As I booked this accommodation over the internet I really had no idea what to expect. The room is spacious but in need of a revamp. However it was very clean and the bed is great! Staff were very helpful and friendly. It's a bit out of town but very close to airport which was why I booked it in...

Thank Jodie M

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Airport Lodge Motel offers accommodation only 5mins drive from the Christchurch International Airport. Experience quiet, comfortable and affordable motel accommodation conveniently situated off the flight path. Walk to Burnside Park, for rugby, tennis, bowls. Office hours: Monday - Friday: 7:15am - 10pm / Saturday - Sunday: 8am - 9pm . Free Flight transfers to and from the Airport runs from 7:15am until 2am for late flights. Except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Eve & New Years day. For LATE FLIGHTS, please advise us your Expected time of arrival prior to booking Unlike other motels in Christchurch we are not 24/7 operated. PLEASE TAKE NOTE with our office hours. The Airport Lodge Motel is ideal as either a comfortable stopover or final destination, whether visiting for business or pleasure. Airport Lodge Motel will cater to your requirements for motel accommodation near Christchurch Airport. We have children's playground and plentiful gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airport Lodge Motel

Address: 105 Roydvale Avenue | Burnside, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM352 - RM554 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Airport Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“I believe each room comes with a kitchenette, which is nice.”
TwoUtahNeal, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were in Unit 26 which is almost as far away from the road as you can be - so very quiet.”
hopingfortravel, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Take apartment on ground floor ( room no 7) for private garden”
  • Kitchen
  • Bath room with twin heaters
  • Small Private Garden at back side ( room no.7)
Bhaskarbvr, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you are on a budget and need a kitchenette go for it.”
goodmorningstarshino, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wifi not great but heard this is no in general”
robgE3641ED, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
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