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4.8 out of 5

"A beautiful new property with very friendly and helpful staff. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 18 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

At Novotel Christchurch Airport, you'll be connected to the airport and 0.6 km (0.4 mi) from International Antarctic Centre. Highlights at this luxury hotel include a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge.

Smart TVs with digital channels are featured in all 200 soundproofed rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free newspapers, and safes. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and pillow menus. Additionally, TVs, hair dryers, and phones are available.

Gourmet Bar is the hotel's own lobby lounge, serving drinks along with light fare. Business travelers can take advantage of conference space and a business center. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 5:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 4.5-star Christchurch hotel include University of Canterbury and Riccarton House.

Superior Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Novotel Christchurch Airport ratings based on 18 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Novotel Christchurch Airport

Everyone (10) Couples (1) Family (2)
5 out of 5
A beautiful new property with very friendly and helpful staff.

Posted by on 18 Mar. 2020

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19 Mar. 2020 by Talis

Good Afternoon Team Thank you so much for the feedback and we do hope to see you again in the future.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2020

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12 Mar. 2020 by Talis

Good Afternoon and thank you for the feedback, we do hope to see you again soon.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 9 Mar. 2020

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9 Mar. 2020 by Talis

Good Morning and Thank you for the feed back we are glad to see you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Mar. 2020

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8 Mar. 2020 by Talis

Good Morning, Thank you for the feed back we are glad to see you enjoyed your stay with us and we do hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5
The convenience from the Airport for a quick business trip was fantastic.

Posted by , from Sydney on 2 Mar. 2020

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3 Mar. 2020 by Talis

Good Afternoon Ti, Thank you for the feed back and we are glad you enjoyed your time with us. And hope to see you again on your next business trip.

5 out of 5
Great service and its an incredibly quiet and relaxing spot

Posted by on 27 Feb. 2020

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27 Feb. 2020 by Talis

Good Morning, Thank you for the great feed back we are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to seeing you again soon.

4 out of 5

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27 Feb. 2020 by Talis

Good Morning and thank you for your feedback we hope to see you again in the future.

5 out of 5
Clean, fresh, new, staff super welcoming, but not that over-the-top welcoming, just down to earth - felt like they liked their jobs. And great pillows!

Posted by on 26 Feb. 2020

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26 Feb. 2020 by Talis

Good Morning, Thank you for the great feedback we do hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5
Excellent accommodation, lovely variety and quality of food in the restaurant. Very quite, awesome staff. We have stayed twice now and will continue to visit as our chosen hotel when in Christchurch

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2020

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26 Feb. 2020 by Talis

Good Morning, This is great news we are so glad to hear you are enjoying this and look forward to seeing you again soon.

5 out of 5
was good but only stayed for 10 hours. Nice and quiet

Posted by on 22 Feb. 2020

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23 Feb. 2020 by Talis

Good Morning, we are glad your short time with us was good and we hope to see you for a little longer next time.

About the Novotel Christchurch Airport

Location 30 Durey Road, Christchurch, NZ 7674

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 23 March 2020 to 30 September 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. WiFi is free in public spaces. A 24-hour fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Novotel Christchurch Airport. For a fee, parking is available. This 4.5-star Christchurch hotel is smoke free.

  • 200 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 217 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Train station: Christchurch Railway Station (8.7 km / 5.4 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Novotel Christchurch Airport offers 200 accommodations with minibars and safes. A pillow menu is available. 49-inch Smart televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Christchurch hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Smart television
  • Digital channels
  • Pillow options
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 5:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Gourmet Bar - This lobby lounge serves light fare only. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.

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 are 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 32 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 40 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Novotel Christchurch Airport Opening April 2019 Hotel
  • Novotel Opening April 2019 Hotel
  • Novotel Christchurch Airport Opening April 2019
  • Novotel Opening April 2019
  • Novotel Christchurch Airport Hotel
  • Novotel Christchurch Airport Christchurch
  • Novotel Christchurch Airport Hotel Christchurch
  • Novotel Christchurch Airport (Opening November 2019)

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

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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