Room type

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Hillside Queen)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Bayside Queen)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Bayside King)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Get an overview of this hotelAdults-only inn with free breakfast and restaurant

At Governors Bay Hotel, you'll be 9.9 km (6.2 mi) from Lyttelton Harbour and 13.9 km (8.7 mi) from Canterbury Museum. Highlights at this inn include free continental breakfast, a restaurant, and free self parking.

You can enjoy free WiFi and LCD TVs, featured in all 6 rooms. Bathrooms are shared.

Governors Bay Hotel is open for lunch and dinner. At the inn's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities.

Within a 30-minute drive of this 3.5-star Governors Bay inn, attractions include Riccarton House and New Brighton Beach.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The inn offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Total number of rooms - 6 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Shared bathroom 
  • Free WiFi 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary continental breakfast.

Governors Bay Hotel has a restaurant serving lunch and dinner.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 10 AM - 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 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.

Minimum guest age is 12

Caters to adults only

Pets allowed (no fees)

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

We should mention

Guests under 12 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the 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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