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Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square Hotel

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cathedral square”(107 reviews)
“bathroom sink”(17 reviews)
“central location”(44 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After the strange lobby that looks like its been shoehorned in as an after thought, the hotel rooms were spacious and everything you need in a good quality hotel. The room views were fabulous but my bathroom was in need of a good de-molding as...More

Thank MSTOU-NZ
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice rooms, and located in the centre of the CBD of Christchurch. A 5 minute walk to the bus interchange which can get you all over Christchurch. The buffet breakfast is delicious, lots of fresh options to choose from.

Thank Kristina H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel will be very conveniently located, however at present there's still a lot of construction work going on around it. Check in was unacceptably slow, only one receptionist working and a queue of 4 before anyone came out to assist her - really made...More

Thank ge0rge0fthejungle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the Novotel, the breakfast selection was second to none. Make your own fruit juice or enjoy a good selection of juices and even spirilina smoothie! Free wifi , comfortable room, friendly staff. Ideal location opposite the cathedral in the square.

Thank nzandreanz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We initially planned to stay at the Ibis however we decided to get an upgrade to the Novotel due to the run-down state of the Ibis. This hotel is a very pleasant business hotel located next to the Cathedral. The high-floor room we stayed in...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Green Hotel in Christchurch
#16 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Green Hotel in Christchurch
#16 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Shirley2810
2 May 2018|
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Response from Jim K | Reviewed this property |
Yes parking is an added fee, though they usually put a bottle of water in your car which is a nice touch.
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Joanna R
30 January 2018|
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Response from Gordino79 | Reviewed this property |
If you’re planning to stay at the Novotel in Christchurch like I did, I suggest look into the AccorHotels website and subscribe with them. They send out 40% discounts sometimes. If you like 4-5 star luxury I do recommend the... More
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Room Tips
"The higher floors have better views and less noise from the Heritage (across the Square)"
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"Sorry go elsewhere"
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"city view is good to have but do not pay extra for it.... maybe if you can get the highest floor (15), this..."
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"North facing rooms are the best."
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