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311 Motel Riccarton

3.5-starThis property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.
Great for families

Good to know

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free WiFi
  • Microwave
311 Riccarton Rd, Christchurch, 8041, New Zealand

3.5-star motel, convenient to University of Canterbury
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • Free WiFi
    • Microwave
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Restrictions related to your trip

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  • Really nice Motel, enjoyed our stay, awesome to have 2 bathrooms. Nice and handy to…Nov 21, 2019
  • Fantastic experienceJul 4, 2019

311 Motel Riccarton

from NZ$106
  • Economy Studio
  • Standard Studio, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Studio, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Studio, Accessible
  • Standard Apartment
  • Standard Apartment, 1 Queen Bed
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Executive Suite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Family Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Connecting Rooms

What’s around 311 Motel Riccarton


  • In Upper Riccarton
  • University of Canterbury - 16 min walk
  • Hagley Park - 44 min walk
  • Riccarton Road - 1 min walk
  • Bush Inn Centre - 7 min walk
  • Westfield Riccarton Mall - 20 min walk
  • Riccarton House - 22 min walk
  • Jellie Park Recreation and Sport Centre - 32 min walk

Getting around

  • Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC) - 9 min drive
  • Christchurch Railway Station - 5 min drive
  • Rolleston Station - 16 min drive
  • Rangiora Station - 29 min drive
  • Free airport shuttle

At a glance

Key facts


  • 21 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-9:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • New Zealand may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:00 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


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free airport shuttle from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM*


  • Free onsite 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)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built - 2016
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 43-inch plasma TV
  • Satellite TV channels
  • IPod docking station
  • MP3 docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

311 Motel Riccarton’s small print

Also known as

  • 311 Motel
  • 311 Riccarton
  • 311 Motel Riccarton Motel
  • 311 Motel Riccarton Christchurch
  • 311 Motel Riccarton Motel Christchurch


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.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

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

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 25.0 per day

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NZD 12.00 per person (approximately)

Cribs/Infant beds are available for NZD 15.0 per stay

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 311 Motel Riccarton

  • Does 311 Motel Riccarton offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, 311 Motel Riccarton 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.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at 311 Motel Riccarton?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at 311 Motel Riccarton?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at 311 Motel Riccarton?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at 311 Motel Riccarton?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near 311 Motel Riccarton?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Van Dams Cafe (5-min walk), Hachi Hachi (6-min walk), and Coriander's (7-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by 311 Motel Riccarton?
    Yes, a free airport shuttle is available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM on request.
  • Is there an onsite casino at 311 Motel Riccarton?
    No, this motel doesn't have a casino, but Christchurch Casino (11-min drive) is nearby.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 72 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great value
The staff are very friendly and hospitable. Very spacious and tidy units.
Jeffery, nz1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very handy to local area, great layout in the rooms with strong wifi
Graham, nzBusiness trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good wifi!!
The room was super comfortable and good value. Some of the furniture was old and damaged and would "look" better if replaced but still a very functional room!
us1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
clean room--friendly staff handy to cafe's and shops
au1 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Really nice friendly staff room was clean so was bathroom only downfall was no parking left on the first night so our car had to be parked some way up the road from the motel which wasn't ideal
au2 night trip
Very good 8.0
Pleasant property. Uncomfortable sofa bed but otherwise really good
au1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Friendly staff who is accommodating to our needs and great location too!
Wei, au6 night family trip
Good 6.0
Property was nice cleaning needs to be improved had cob webs above my headboard dust was thick on the skybox
au3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
The staff were great. The room size was awesome. The daily cleans were good.
au4 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Good hotel within close proximity to restaurants, shops and bus stop. Staff was friendly and helpful.
au1 night family trip

311 Motel Riccarton