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Athena Motel & Apartments, Christchurch, New Zealand

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160 Riccarton Road, Christchurch, 8004, New Zealand

Upscale motel within easy reach of University of Canterbury
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Fantastic service
Great location
Great room
Very comfortable

Athena Motel & Apartments, Christchurch, New Zealand

from NZ$150
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  • Executive Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Executive Studio Spec 8)
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  • One Bedroom Plus (2 Level Apartment 6)
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  • Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Queen Bed)

What’s around Athena Motel & Apartments, Christchurch, New Zealand


  • In Riccarton
  • University of Canterbury - 20 min walk
  • Hagley Park - 29 min walk
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 32 min walk
  • Christchurch Public Hospital - 33 min walk
  • Christchurch Casino - 42 min walk
  • Riccarton Road - 1 min walk
  • Westfield Riccarton Mall - 5 min walk

Getting around

  • Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC) - 19 min drive
  • Christchurch Railway Station - 24 min walk
  • Rangiora Station - 29 min drive
  • Rolleston Station - 32 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 15 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-8:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Working away
  • Business center
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Garden
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
Be entertained
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Athena Motel & Apartments, Christchurch, New Zealand’s small print

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The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

This property does not have elevators.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: NZD 200.00 per day

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 40.0 per day

Breakfast costs between NZD 15 and NZD 20 for adults, and NZD 16 and NZD 18 for children (approximately)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for NZD 0.00 per stay (rates may vary)

Wired Internet access is available in public areas for NZD 5.00 per night (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Athena Motel & Apartments, Christchurch, New Zealand

  • Does Athena Motel & Apartments offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Athena Motel & Apartments does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Athena Motel & Apartments?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Athena Motel & Apartments?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Athena Motel & Apartments?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 8:30 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 23 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Very Comfortable Stay
We stayed 1 night and were upgrade to room with Spa bath, which was very nice, room well equipped, we were upstairs and our room over looked the grounds behind, it was very quiet, and comfortable. Bed very comfortable as well. We will stay here again.
nz1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great room and value
Great welcome and excellent room for the money, I will use again for sure
Darren, gb1 night trip

Athena Motel & Apartments, Christchurch, New Zealand

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