Alpha Motel - Christchurch

338 Blenheim Road , Christchurch, New Zealand, 8041  show map
 5 stars
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Alpha Motel - Christchurch

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

The 5-star Alpha Motel is set just 1.8 km from University of Canterbury, Westpac Arena and Hagley Park.

A short distance to a railway station enables you to get to Christchurch City Council, Canterbury Museum and Nurses' Memorial Chapel in no time. The distance between Christchurch city center and the property is 5 km.

Within walking distance of Riccarton district with a stadium and a cinema.

Alpha Motel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Christchurch International airport.

Rooms

Alpha Motel is a property in Christchurch that comes with 10 rooms and provides a private balcony, an in-room safe, individual climate control, a seating area and free Wi-Fi. Many guestrooms offer views of Canterbury Park. Offering a luxurious interior, the rooms are fitted with designer furnishings and coffee/tea makers, an electric kettle and a microwave for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine in Divine Cakes & Desserts and Lone Star located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs NZD 15 per person per night. 

Services

Business facilities include a photocopier and a business center to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

The hotel provides guests with babysitting and cribs for their children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • No elevators
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from 14:00-22:00 

Check-out

  • until 08:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of NZD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

338 Blenheim Road , Christchurch, New Zealand, 8041

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City Center
  • Christchurch
    2.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Christchurch Art Gallery
    2.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Divine Cakes & Desserts
    1300 ft
  • Seven Cafe (cuisine: Contemporary, Healthy)
    2600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from 14:00-22:00 
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Rooms and availability

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Size: 260 sq. feet
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    Bed type: Double bed
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Alpha Motel - Christchurch Christchurch location
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    Hotel Address:

    338 Blenheim Road , Christchurch, New Zealand, 8041

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Christchurch
      2.9 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Christchurch Art Gallery
      2.7 mi
    Restaurants
    • Divine Cakes & Desserts
      1300 ft
    • Seven Cafe (cuisine: Contemporary, Healthy)
      2600 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 14:00-22:00 
    • Check-out:
      until 08:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      10

    Alpha Motel Location

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    What's nearby

    Places of interest

    • University of Canterbury - 1.1 mi
    • Christchurch City Council - 2.7 mi
    • Christchurch City Council - 2.7 mi
    • Christchurch City Council - 2.7 mi
    • New Zealand Government Centre - 2.7 mi
    • Christchurch District Court - 2.8 mi
    • MWH New Zealand Limited - 2.9 mi
    • ASURE New Zealand Limited - 2.9 mi
    • Foodstuffs - South Island - 2.9 mi
    • Canterbury District Health Board - 2.9 mi
    • AMI Insurance Ltd - 2.9 mi
    • Ryman Healthcare Limited - 2.9 mi
    • Waterloo Business Park Christchurch - 2.9 mi
    • Anzco Foods Limited / Canterbury Meat Packers Ltd - 2.9 mi

    Train stations

    • Christchurch Art Gallery - 2.7 mi

    Convention centers

    • Christchurch Arts Centre - 2.5 mi

    Shopping areas

    • Canterbury Museum - 2.4 mi

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Bridge of Remembrance - 2.7 mi

    Stadiums

    • Westpac Arena - 1.2 mi

    Museums

    • Hagley Park - 2.1 mi
    • Botanical Gardens - 2.2 mi

    Parks

    • CBS Canterbury Arena - 1.2 mi
    • AMI Stadium - 1.3 mi

    Business areas

    • Victoria Street - 2.7 mi
    • Cashel Street Shopping Area - 2.8 mi
    • Re:START - 2.8 mi

    Local attractions

    • Rutherford's Den - 1.1 mi
      Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch
    • Riccarton House & Bush - 1.4 mi
      16 Kahu Rd, Fendalton, Christchurch
    • Air Force Museum - 1.8 mi
      45 Harvard Avenue, Christchurch
    • Westfield Riccarton - 1.1 mi
      129 Riccarton Rd, Riccarton
    • Earth and Sky - 1.5 mi
      PO Box 112, Lake Tekapo

    Restaurants nearby

    • Divine Cakes & Desserts - 1300 ft

      Address: Riccarton Road
      Phone: 03 964 6560

      79% likes this, based on 27 reviews

    • Lone Star - 2800 ft

      Address: Cnr Waimairi & Riccarton Roads
      Phone: (03) 943 9434

      55% likes this, based on 46 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • Yummy Chinese Cuisine - 2900 ft

      Address: 380 Riccarton Rd
      Phone: (03) 341 3168

      66% likes this, based on 26 reviews
      Cuisine: Chinese

    • Seven Cafe - 2600 ft

      Address: 7 Hansons Lane

      80% likes this, based on 36 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary, Healthy

    • Spagalimis - 2900 ft

      Address: 374 Riccarton Rd
      Phone: (03) 343 2080

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 14:00-22:00 
    • Check-out:
      until 08:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      10
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    Alpha Motel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Alpha Motel

    Average guest rating

    8.2out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 24 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      9.2

      It was very quiet and yet convenient - on the main road. The room was clean, well decorated aand had a good supply of tea coffee milk etc. There is a heatpump in the room, so should cater for any weather. The bath/shower was ample with a spa built in, though I could not easily activate it, and had limited time to get the owner to advise me. The bed was comfortable. The tv had 2 Sky sports channels The owner was courteous and helpful with a compilmentary weekend newspaper

      I could not operate the spa bath - but that could have been my lack of experience. The tv picture was grainy, probably related to the arial signal

    • Family with children
      8.2

      Quiet hotel. Nice facilities. Small but warm and comfortable and well maintained

    • Couple
      6.6

      nothing special to like about

      i stayed for two nights, i use 2 glasses for breakfast and went out, when i went back the glasses still there despite the room service has heen done. the air condition was working, only for cool air, but never for heating, in a winter night! read through the notice on bathroom's wall and the guest information book, everything is about extra charges! sicked of it!

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The staff were frindly and professional

      No balcony

    • Older travelers
      8.4

      We picked it for proximity to the airport. It is not in a choice location, and is not particularly spacious.

      It is not terribly close to any dining. It is a 15 minute walk.

    • Single
      8.2

      I loved the location how it was close to the city, shops, and to the venue where my work trip was based, yet in my room, it was soo peaceful, quiet and luxurious, a real retreat after the stress of my work sessions that weekend.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Staff was great and room nice size and very clean

      Location was terrible

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The rooms were newish, clean and quiet, central location to amenities we were attending

      Could provide tissues, otherwise perfect

    • Couple
      9.6

      We loved our stay at Alpha Motel, we especially loved the staff and how helpfull they were with everything we needed. A very friendly environment. Overall just a really nice and relaxing weekend. We would definatly stay there again if we were to come back to christchurch.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Spotlessly clean and tidy, very nice owner.

    • Couple
      10.0

      Absolutely fantastic service. The manager got up at 4am and took us to the airport.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Well appointed comfortable rooms, with friendly, helpful staff

    • Couple
      8.8

      Nice, quiet, relaxing. Private. Clean, flash but not too expensive. It is our local Motel in chch now, we liked it the first time, liked it the second time. It will be where we stay each time we visit chch.

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Had requested 2 single beds, which wernt ready when we arrived and then charged us an extra 10.00 a night. We left heat pump on during the day as we were watching kids netball and it was wet and cold, the heat pump had been turned off by staff, we had to come back to a cold room. The room was very small had one loung chair which only one person could sit in, no coffee table.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Very comfortable big bed. Pick-up service from the airport. Nice room. Friendly owners.

      Shower curtain did not help keeping the water inside the shower unit. It splashed everywhere.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Alpha Motel - Christchurch Christchurch location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    338 Blenheim Road , Christchurch, New Zealand, 8041

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Christchurch
      2.9 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Christchurch Art Gallery
      2.7 mi
    Restaurants
    • Divine Cakes & Desserts
      1300 ft
    • Seven Cafe (cuisine: Contemporary, Healthy)
      2600 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 14:00-22:00 
    • Check-out:
      until 08:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      10