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Arena Motel, Christchurch

Convenient to Christchurch Public Hospital

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
$91 CAD

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30 Whiteleigh Ave, Christchurch, 8002, New Zealand
9.0.Superb.
  • Fantastic local knowledge, coped amazingly with our early arrival and even earlier…

    Feb. 27, 2019

  • This hotel is in a quiet neighbourhood and easily found when entering Christchurch from…

    Feb. 16, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Property uses a professional cleaning service

Guests rated location

Quiet
Safe
Dining options
Walkable
Easy parking
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 10 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Housekeeping once per stay
  • Breakfast available
  • Free casino shuttle
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning

For families

  • Kitchenette
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Premium TV channels
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Addington
  • Christchurch Public Hospital - 27 min walk
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 34 min walk
  • Hagley Park - 35 min walk
  • Christchurch Casino - 43 min walk
  • AMI Stadium - 3 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Studio
  • Studio, Accessible
  • Studio Pet
  • One Bedroom Pet
  • Two Bedroom Apartment Pet

Location

30 Whiteleigh Ave, Christchurch, 8002, New Zealand
  • In Addington
  • Christchurch Public Hospital - 27 min walk
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 34 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Addington
  • Christchurch Public Hospital - 27 min walk
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 34 min walk
  • Hagley Park - 35 min walk
  • Christchurch Casino - 43 min walk
  • AMI Stadium - 3 min walk
  • Addington Raceway - 8 min walk
  • Horncastle Arena - 10 min walk
  • Hillmorton Hospital - 21 min walk
  • Riccarton Road - 21 min walk
  • Westfield Riccarton Mall - 24 min walk

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 12 min drive
  • Christchurch Railway Station - 10 min walk
  • Rolleston Station - 17 min drive
  • Rangiora Station - 30 min drive
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Free casino shuttle

At a glance

Size

  • 10 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-8:30 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.

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Pets

  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only)
  • 2 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Free train station pick-up

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Food and drink

  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker

Freshen up

  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

More

  • Housekeeping - once per stay
  • In-room safe

Small print

Also known as

  • Arena Motel Christchurch
  • Arena Motel Motel
  • Arena Motel Christchurch
  • Arena Motel Motel Christchurch
  • Arena Christchurch
  • Arena Hotel Christchurch
  • Arena Hotel Christchurch

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 20.0 per day

Breakfast costs between NZD 5 and NZD 18 per person (approximately)

Policies

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

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

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

This property accepts credit cards.

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

  • Yes, Arena 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.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, cats and dogs stay free, with a limit of 2 per room. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:30 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Speight's Ale House Tower Junction (6-min walk), Pepper Bridge (7-min walk), and Simo's Mosaic (7-min walk).
  • No, this motel doesn't have a casino, but Christchurch Casino (11-min drive) is nearby.
9.0.Superb.
  • 6.0.Good

    Close to Railway Station - free shuttle.

    Stayed here cos we were catching the train the next day - free shuttle to train station was nice. Manager was very nice and helpful. Room was clean but very small (we had a 2 bedroom unit) no room in master for our suitcases even. Wouldn't want to stay here more than 1 night.

    Stephen, 1 night family trip, Apr. 16, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very handy to the train station and had a courtesy shuttle to connect us with the Transalpine The host was very amenable called us a taxi so that we could go downtown and recommende a couple of very nice eating places within walking distance

    1 night trip with friends, Apr. 9, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Convenient to Stadium so nice and handy. What more can I say.

    1 night romance trip, Apr. 1, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Otel clise to Arena stadium

    Walking distance to Arena stadium. Managers are very helpful and rooms spacious. The motel is a little tired but being modernised.

    Sheryl, 2 night trip, Mar. 8, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very friendly and helpful staff always trying to help

    3 night family trip, Jan. 15, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great place to stay for families.

    Stayed in the 1 bedroom apartment and it was ample and in great condition. The hotel is located in a quiet street and well positioned to explore the city centre or to go to Akaroa without having to cross the city. Will definitively stay here again.

    Ignacio, 2 night family trip, Jan. 1, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Good location for tranz alpine rail trip, and was great to have a shuttle service to the station. No milk when we arrived but that was quickly rectified by the manager. Overall very good

    Hamish, 1 night family trip, Nov. 25, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Clean, basic motel that is the closest to the departure point of the TranzAlpine train. Many eating places nearby and the CBD in walking distance (or a cheap Uber). Recommend.

    Tim, 1 night romance trip, Sep. 23, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great

    Graeme, 1 night trip, Mar. 6, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Great place to stay close to railway for Trans Alp

    Lovely comfy bed and excellent service included pick up from railway station

    GRAEME, 1 night trip, Feb. 28, 2020

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