Room type

Studio, 1 Queen Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Standard Room, 2 Bedrooms

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 3 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelSuburban Christchurch motel in Riccarton, near Riccarton House

At Vita Nova Motel you'll be 1.7 km (1.1 mi) from Riccarton House and 4 km (2.5 mi) from Canterbury Museum. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

All 11 soundproofed rooms feature LCD TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free wired Internet, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls. Kitchenettes come equipped with refrigerators and microwaves, and room service is also available. Safes, hair dryers, and phones are also available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, dry cleaning/laundry services, and tour/ticket assistance. Other amenities include laundry facilities, luggage storage, and a front-desk safe. There's also the convenience of limited parking.

Attractions within a 30-minute drive of this 3.5-star Riccarton motel include International Antarctic Centre and Lyttelton Harbour.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Vita Nova Motel features tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Christchurch motel also offers room service (during limited hours) and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Vita Nova Motel is a smoke-free property.

  • Year Built 2011 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 11 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free self parking 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Microwave 
  • Shower only 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • LCD TV 
  • Refrigerator 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Room service (during limited hours) is available.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No pets or service animals allowed


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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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