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Greymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Attending a Rotary Conference in St Margaret's College so this place was ideal as only a few minutes walk to venue. Unit comfortable and clean. Better size of kitchen and dining area than in most studio units. Friendly welcome and lots of parking. Handy for walking to Merivale shops and short drive to central Christchurch.

Thank Christine R
Apex2014, Owner at Milano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We were pleased you were happy with Milano Motor Lodge and appreciate you taking the time to do a review and look forward to hosting you both in the future. Certainly Merivale is a nice area in Christchurch.

Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Very tidy and clean motel, very comfortable bed and pillows, lovely staff and quiet for being located on a main road. There are several food options less than a few minutes drive down the road along with a supermarket within the Merivale Mall complex.

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Apex2014, Owner at Milano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam, Thanks for writing the review we do appreciate them , we look forward to your next visit . John Z

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Thanks for the stay Milano motor lodge, super clean rooms, comfortable beds ( almost didn't want to go to work ) friendly staff good kitchen facilities in the room and a nice touch with the sweets in the room. A great location for me to access all parts of Christchurch whilst on business, only 15 min walk to the casino....

Thank acerep001
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Room a little smaller than we would have expected, but good facilities, kept very clean and well looked after. Our particular room was quiet and at the rear part of the complex, which was appreciated as my husband was undergoing a heart procedure in St George's. Close to the hospital which was very convenient. Also close to Merivale shopping centre...

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on a recent visit. Looked around for a nice family of five sized place and found the Milano. We like the nicer high end hotels so took a punt on a motor lodge. Sometimes the place online just doesn't come up to expectation when you get there, but the Milano was just as expected. Great location, great service...

Thank flatwhitecoffee
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Clean and neat rooms with very well kept facilities and fast internet. Very nice hosts and place is not so close to the town so you can walk to the nearby shops and restaurants but it could be easier to drive or take a taxi. Price is suitable for the quality of the stay.

Thank Umberto O
New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 February 2016

The Milano Motel in Christchurch is a perfect example of owners being out of touch with their service offering. We called from the highway on the day of our reservation for a simple request: please call a specific restaurant for a dinner reservation. My wife asked the question at least three times, but was told by the Manager on duty...

Thank Gregory P
Apex2014, Manager at Milano Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are always happy to host every customers , we would like to provide best services to help people that because people like us and choose to stay here and they trust us, but we really hope we could also get respected from every customers at the same time, thank you .

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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We arrived here off the super shuttle from our 13 hour flight from San Francisco. John was kind enough to let us check in, and escort to our well equipped, and very clean room. We are staying in the Studio Standard queen bed suite, which comes well equipped with hot water kettle,toaster, microwave, and cooking utensils. Our room is quiet,...

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Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed here 3 nights when we first arrived in Christchurch . The rooms are very clean and tidy and the gardens are nice with a beautiful tree that you can sit under and have your breakfast. It is in walking distance to shops and restaurants and I would definitely stay here again .

Thank Carissa L
New Zealand
Reviewed 4 December 2015

We stayed here for 7 days and one of the reasons I booked this place is because it advertised "free internet/wifi". Even their sign outside advertised this. However, I found myself having to ask the owner time and time again to restore my access as apparently, we are only limited to 2GB. This may be enough for some, but when...

Thank blessie

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Highly rated 4 star plus complex. Great location, Great service, Free WiFi, close to City Centre. Recently updated, modern and comfortable accommodation. Short walk to Merivale Mall,boutique shops. Great selection of retaurants. Walk to city centre, Hagley Park Botanical Gardens, Museum and Restart City Mall. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Milano Motor Lodge

Address: 87 Papanui Road | Merivale 8014, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM436 - RM631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Milano Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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#22 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#43 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
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“Quieter at rear of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles sueb626, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back end of the property is probably better in terms of noise reduction.”
 of 5 bubbles blessie, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Woops..There is no restaurant however the system did not permit me to make a correction...food of all kinds is close by!...my mistake folks...Rob”
 of 5 bubbles robertsY7228LG, 14 Oct 2013 | Read review
“We had a spa unit upstairs and this was great.”
 of 5 bubbles Tui3560, 4 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Ask about joining the Milano Motor Lodge HOST free bonus program.”
 of 5 bubbles HowardJ020, 24 Jul 2013 | Read review
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