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3.7 out of 5

"Room was nice enough very clean but smelt of stail cigarette smoke ond cheap air freshener and was incredibly cold on arrival took about 2 hour ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 04 Jul 2020

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Hotel Description

Southern Comfort Motel puts you in the center of Christchurch, 0.8 km (0.5 mi) from Christchurch Casino and 1.9 km (1.2 mi) from Hagley Park. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with digital channels, and all 21 rooms feature safes, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards. Room service is available and kitchenettes come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, so in-room dining is easy.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, dry cleaning/laundry services, and free newspapers in the lobby. Continental breakfast is available daily between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Attractions within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Merivale motel include Christchurch Botanic Gardens and Christchurch Public Hospital.

Exclusive Studio, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$56* Per night/room 15 Aug. - 16 Aug.

Deluxe Apartment, 4 Bedrooms, Jetted Tub

Bed Count 6 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 11 Max

Family Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Villa, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Exclusive Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Two Bedroom Unit

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Southern Comfort Motel ratings based on 186 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.7 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Southern Comfort Motel

Everyone (114) Couples (22) Family (46)
4 out of 5
Room was nice enough very clean but smelt of stail cigarette smoke ond cheap air freshener and was incredibly cold on arrival took about 2 hours to warm up the dead hanging barskets and dead planter pots did nothing to add to the garden city imagine . Yes a will probably stay again when in christchurch as had good location and reasonable price

Posted by , from Nelson on 4 Jul. 2020

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4 out of 5
The room very cold would have thought being such a cold day heating would be on. Very noisy, and place needs a makeover.

Posted by , from Dunedin on 12 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Value newness parking free great bed and the best for a long term

Posted by on 29 May 2020

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4 out of 5
Loved the hot hard shower. The bed are lovely to sleep in. Comfy and clean. Whole unit was very clean. Only downside is you can smell the smoke from people smoking putise

Posted by on 13 May 2020

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2 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Mar. 2020

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3 out of 5
Good value for money and handy to the city, Merivale and Hagley Park on foot.

Posted by on 27 Feb. 2020

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1 out of 5
Should have been advised that this motel was getting renovated!

Posted by on 2 Feb. 2020

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1 out of 5
Carpet not clean, bathroom small and old, shower erratic

Posted by on 23 Jan. 2020

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4 out of 5
Great location. Easy Walk to get to the city Centre. Clean and tidy.

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2020

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4 out of 5
Too far from central city for easy walk. However it was very clean and comfortable and met our needs in all other respects

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2020

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Property Features

Southern Comfort Motel offers its guests a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. Public spaces have free WiFi. Southern Comfort Motel also features complimentary newspapers in the lobby, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available. This 4-star Christchurch motel is smoke free.

  • 21 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC) (9.6 km / 6 mi)
  • Train station: Christchurch Railway Station (4.8 km / 3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Southern Comfort Motel offers 21 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and hair dryers. Accommodations at this 4-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Christchurch motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • HD television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

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

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant 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.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A damage deposit of NZD 100 will be collected before check-in.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

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 15 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.0 per day

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

Hotel Names

  • Southern Comfort Christchurch
  • Southern Comfort Motel
  • Southern Comfort Motel Christchurch
  • Southern Comfort Hotel
  • Southern Comfort Motel Motel
  • Southern Comfort Motel Christchurch
  • Southern Comfort Motel Motel Christchurch

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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