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Airport Palms Motel, Christchurch

4.5-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
56 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside, Christchurch, 8053, New Zealand

Upscale motel within easy reach of Russley Golf Club
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • Front desk tram (Graham and Sharlene) were great. Very helpful and very informative about…Nov. 24, 2019
  • Great they picked us up at our rent a car dropoff and brought us to the hotel. Also…May 17, 2019

Airport Palms Motel, Christchurch

from $114 CAD
  • Studio, 2 Single Beds, Accessible
  • Studio, 1 King Bed, Accessible
  • Superior King Studio
  • Studio, 2 Single Beds
  • Studio, 1 King Bed, Jetted Tub
  • Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Superior Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Jetted Tub
  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Apartment, 3 Bedrooms
  • King Studio

What’s around Airport Palms Motel, Christchurch


  • In Burnside
  • Russley Golf Club - 8 min walk
  • Mike Pero's Motorcycle Gallery - 8 min walk
  • International Antarctic Centre - 24 min walk
  • Air Force Museum of New Zealand - 3.9 mi / 6.3 km
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • Horncastle Arena - 5 mi / 8 km
  • Orana Wildlife Park - 8.5 mi / 13.7 km

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 3 min drive
  • Christchurch Railway Station - 14 min drive
  • Rolleston Station - 22 min drive
  • Rangiora Station - 23 min drive
  • Free airport shuttle

At a glance

Key facts


  • 22 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests should notify this property in advance of their anticipated arrival time. Guests who require an airport transfer should notify this property in advance of their flight times (the airport shuttle is only offered between 7 AM and 8 PM on weekdays, and from 8 AM to 8 PM on weekends and public holidays).

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 (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free airport shuttle from 8 AM to 8 PM*


  • Free onsite self parking

  • Onsite extended parking (NZD 5 per night)

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

  • Onsite parking limited

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Year Built - 2011
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping

Airport Palms Motel, Christchurch’s small print

Also known as

  • Airport Palms Motel Christchurch
  • Airport Palms Motel Motel Christchurch
  • Airport Palms Motel
  • Palms Airport
  • Airport Palms Christchurch
  • Airport Palms Motel Motel
  • Airport Palms Motel 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 guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Contactless check-in is available.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

Optional extras

Extended parking costs NZD 5 per night

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 20 per stay

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NZD 15.00 per person (approximately)

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 Airport Palms Motel, Christchurch

  • Does Airport Palms Motel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Airport Palms Motel 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 Airport Palms Motel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Airport Palms Motel?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Are pets allowed at Airport Palms Motel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Airport Palms Motel?
    You can check in from 2 PM - 9 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-in is available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Airport Palms Motel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Wok on In (5-min walk), Good Thai Restaurant (5-min walk), and Untouched World Flagship Store (12-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Airport Palms Motel?
    Yes, a free airport shuttle is available from 8 AM to 8 PM at scheduled times.
  • Is there an onsite casino at Airport Palms Motel?
    No, this motel doesn't have a casino, but Christchurch Casino (10-min drive) is nearby.
  • What is there to do at Airport Palms Motel and nearby?
    Airport Palms Motel has a garden.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 274 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
The hosts were very helpful and friendly.The room was very clean and well stocked with itensils etc.
Jillian Ann, nz1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Owners were very welcoming and cordial. Attention to small details was appreciated, e.g. attaching curtain so it opens when the door does.
Michael, us1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Friendly staff who offered to drive us to pick our camper van up the next morning. Clean comfortable room would highly recommended
Mark, au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Easy access after hours key collection. Friendly staff, clean
Deb, au2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Handy to the airport with plenty of parking. Super clean well decorated room. Very friendly hosts and staff. Even if you don't have a car, it's on a main road in to the city and easy to grab a bus.
Rebecca, nz1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good service, friendly staff, nice rooms
Aseri, nz1 night trip
Good 6.0
it was the most expensive of all hotels during a one week stay in the south island, but didn't have the facilities the others had. it was much smaller. But it was clean and very handy to the airport which was what we needed, as we had an early flight.
Kerrie, au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent. Clean and neat. Quite new. Got a quiet room as requested.
PSia, au2 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fabulous Motel and awesome managers
Awesome hosts and rebooked on our way back as loved everything about this place and the managers.
Julie, nz1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great airport motel
Comfortable unit, friendly staff, close to airport. Will stay again if the need arises.
us1 night trip

Airport Palms Motel, Christchurch