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Tower Junction Motor Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very clean and comfortable place to stay. We had our first 2 nights here and liked it so much we decided to also spend our last 2 nights back here at the end of our NZ holiday. It is well located with just a...More

Thank merlynns
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your positive review and kind words. Glad you enjoyed your stay in New Zealand and it was a pleasure to host you.

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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Clean, cheerful highway motel that is the closest option to the Transalpine train station. And: the hosts shuttle you to the train in the morning. Within walking distance to a decent Chinese meal as well.

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Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded September 13, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service provided by (manager? owner?) Phyllis was way above and beyond what you'd expect. The accommodation is clean and comfortable. Very highly recommended. We chose the Tower Junction because were were going on the TranzAlpine the next morning. We were booked on a flight...More

Thank HazFly
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your positive review and taking the time to write it. Given the circumstances it was remarkable that you made it to Christchurch at all and were able to take the train as planned. A pleasure to have you to stay.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Modern, clean, lovely room, great bed, fantastic shower, close to the city. We had a nice walk to the city through lovely parks. Its an ideal location and good rate. The host (Phyllis) was very helpful and friendly. Highly recommended.

Thank Doug W
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Doug for your positive review and taking the time to post it on TripAdvisor. I am glad you had a good stay and it was a pleasure to host you whilst you were in Christchurch.

Reviewed May 13, 2018

It is on a busy road but in a reasonably quiet part of town. While it is away from the city centre it is in an ideal location for catching the early morning TranzAlpine. The rooms are basic and small but very clean. The owner...More

Thank ralfchin
Response from Towerjunction, Manager at Tower Junction Motor LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for writing a review for Tower Junction Motor Lodge. Just a note about the rooms - we have a variety of room types with the Queen studios the smallest, with larger King Studios, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. We are close to a large...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$67 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#4 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
#16 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$67 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
#4 Best Value Hotel in Christchurch
#16 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#30 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Taxi will cost between $30-45 but there are plenty of shuttle services, try AirNZ taxis website to get started. Need to leave about 1.5-2 hours before that depending on who you use. Taxi would be quickest. you should be... More
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"Best rooms in the main building (2 stories), groundfloor."
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"Upstairs, back units away from Blenheim Road."
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"The road is a bit noisy early evening so probably the further back from the road the better. Does quieten..."
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"Get in Early to get a park."
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