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Ashford Motor Lodge, Christchurch, New Zealand

4-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
35 Papanui Road, Christchurch, 8014, New Zealand

4-star motel with outdoor pool, near Christchurch Casino
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
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Great location
Great room
Great pool
Food could be better

Ashford Motor Lodge, Christchurch, New Zealand

from NZ$131
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Superior Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Courtyard View
  • Superior Suite (Promotion)

What’s around Ashford Motor Lodge, Christchurch, New Zealand


  • In Merivale
  • Christchurch Casino - 11 min walk
  • Hagley Park - 24 min walk
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 24 min walk
  • Christchurch Public Hospital - 27 min walk
  • Papanui Road - 1 min walk
  • Bealey Avenue - 2 min walk
  • Southern Cross Hospital - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 26 min drive
  • Christchurch Railway Station - 6 min drive
  • Rolleston Station - 22 min drive
  • Rangiora Station - 26 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 28 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. 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


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Golfing nearby
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Ashford Motor Lodge, Christchurch, New Zealand’s small print

Also known as

  • Ashford Lodge
  • Ashford Motor Lodge Motel Christchurch
  • Ashford Motor Christchurch
  • Ashford Motor Lodge
  • Ashford Motor Lodge Christchurch
  • Ashford Motor
  • Ashford Motor Lodge Motel
  • Ashford Motor Lodge Christchurch


This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

For traveler safety, social distancing measures are in place and contactless check-in and check-out are available.

Optional extras

Breakfast costs between USD 7.50 and USD 15.50 for adults, and USD 7.50 and USD 15.50 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

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 Ashford Motor Lodge, Christchurch, New Zealand

  • Is there a pool at Ashford Motor Lodge?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Ashford Motor Lodge?
    Yes, cats and dogs stay free. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • Is parking offered at Ashford Motor Lodge?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Ashford Motor Lodge?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 252 reviews

Good 6.0
Ok stay
john, nz2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Home. Away from Home... When. West meets East
I found this hotel one of the best we have stayed in, from Car Parking, ease of Access, privacy. Staff. Bed comfort level aaaplus, nivmce shower, and nice decor. Definitely rebook
Karlene, nz1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Clean spacious and a pool
We loved the layout of the room and comfort of beds and sofas. The inground pool was a bonus. Nice and handy to shops takeaways and restaurants. Parking was a bit tight in Carpark with lots of SUVs taking up a lot of space and making manoeuvring tricky.
Susan, nz1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good Value Accomodation
Friendly staff, very helpful and a pleasure to deal with. Central location within walking distance of CBD and many cafes and restaurants.
Ray, nz4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great motel, roomy one bedroom unit. Very pleasant and very helpful staff. Handy to walk to Hagley Park and the city. Good wi-fi.
Wendy, nz3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great Location
We enjoyed our stay here. It had everything we needed. Owner/receptionist very friendly and helpful with queries. Location was great. Bonus being able to go for walk even at 8.30pm. Just had a bit of an issue with wi-fi but wasn't a major.
Faye, nzFamily trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very helpful.
Julie, nzFamily trip
Exceptional 10.0
We arrived to a unsolicited upgrade. The room was great and the location let us easily do everything we wanted.
Dennis, nzRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice Place to Stay for Visit to Christchurch
Great place for our 3 day stay in Christchurch. Located in walking distance to CBD. Romm we had was spacious, well equiped and confortable. Recommended.
GERARD, nz4 night family trip
Good 6.0
Terrible traffic noisey
We were the 2 bedroom unit right on Papanui road. VERY NOISEY
Judy, nz3 night trip with friends

Ashford Motor Lodge, Christchurch, New Zealand

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