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4.6 out of 5

"Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this motel. Lovely clean unit & i wish my shower at home was half as good. Also found the bed vey comfortable & had a g ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 15 Dec 2019

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Hotel Description

At Cranford Oak Motel you'll be 2.4 km (1.5 mi) from Northlands Shopping Centre and 4.5 km (2.8 mi) from Canterbury Museum. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy TVs with digital channels, and all 18 soundproofed rooms feature free wired Internet, DVD players, and coffee/tea makers. Room service is available and kitchenettes come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, so in-room dining is easy. Netflix, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a library, and a terrace. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a garden, and a computer station. Continental breakfast is available daily between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also the convenience of free extended parking.

Places within a 15-minute drive of this 3-star Saint Albans motel include Willowbank Wildlife Reserve and International Antarctic Centre.

Queen Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$90* Per night/room 5 Jun. - 6 Jun.

Queen Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two-Bedroom Apartment with 2 Bathrooms

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

King Studio with Spa Bath

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One-Bedroom Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Triple Studio

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Cranford Oak Motel ratings based on 39 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Cranford Oak Motel

Everyone (25) Couples (10) Family (6)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this motel. Lovely clean unit & i wish my shower at home was half as good. Also found the bed vey comfortable & had a great nights' sleep.

Posted by on 15 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5
Helpful staff. Good location. Room was comfortable and clean.

Posted by on 7 Nov. 2019

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2 out of 5
Very noisy from units above and traffic. Very noisy.

Posted by on 19 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Jul. 2019 by Cranford Oak Motel

Dear guest, We are very sorry to hear that. We are happy to arrange you a upstairs unit next time as it would be quieter than downstairs. Thank you

4 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5
Handily situated and very comfortable.Owners very obliging.Bus stop close by to get to city.

Posted by , from Caloundra,Australia. on 23 Oct. 2018

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Sep. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Sep. 2018 by Feng

Thank you for staying with the Cranford Oak Motel and your nice feedback.

4 out of 5

Perfect location for all directions

We stayed here due to family emergency and it was just right. Rooms warmed up on arrival and the late night we had. Very hospitable hosts.

Posted by on 12 Aug. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 Aug. 2018 by Feng

Thank you very much for staying with us, we appreciated your feedback and look forward to seeing you again. We will endeavor to continue providing the best of service to our guests .

5 out of 5
We had to make a few changes to our original bookings and the motel staff were very accommodating.

Posted by on 20 Apr. 2018

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Property Features

As a guest of Cranford Oak Motel, you'll find a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Barbecue grills, multilingual staff, and a garden are also featured at the business-friendly Cranford Oak Motel. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Christchurch motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 2006
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) (9.1 km / 5.7 mi)
  • Train station: Christchurch Railway Station (6.6 km / 4.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking

Room Amenities

Cranford Oak Motel offers 18 accommodations with DVD players and safes. Televisions come with premium digital channels and Netflix. Accommodations at this 3-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • In-room dining
  • Television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Netflix
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 14 for adults and NZD 14 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Cranford Oak
  • Cranford Oak Christchurch
  • Cranford Oak Motel
  • Cranford Oak Motel Christchurch
  • Cranford Oak Motel Motel
  • Cranford Oak Motel Christchurch
  • Cranford Oak Motel Motel Christchurch

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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