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CentrePoint on Colombo Motel

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Brisbane
Reviewed 28 November 2013

The owners were friendly and helpful and gave us tips on where to go/what to do which was appreciated. They even provided free umbrellas for guests to use when it rained. However they failed to promote the local bus services. The room and bathroom were very clean and the bed was comfortable however the pillows were quite lumpy. Loved having...

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Hi there HardingsBrisbane and thanks for the review. Great to see you titled it "Would stay again" - that's what we like to hear! Must pass comment re the local bus service info. We have so much info we could "promote" but if we did it all you would be stuck in the office for most of your stay in...

Mexico
Reviewed 27 November 2013 via mobile

We stayed on a first floor room, which had more than enough space for a couple. The owner/host was always more than happy to share his tips and recommendatios with us. His help shaped our stay there since his recommendations were awesome. Would stay there again.

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Hello soylalo from Mexico and thanks for the short but sweet review! Great to see you took the time to get local info out of us and its noice to see you used our info to guide your stay in Christchurch. We always like it when our guests pick our brains and then have a great time here in Christchurch...

Palikir, Micronesia
Reviewed 25 November 2013

This hotel received excellent reviews so we stayed one night while transiting through Christchurch. We found the room to be quite dark and also a little small compared to many of the other places we stayed in New Zealand. The owners were friendly and helpful. It is centrally located. While there was little to complain about it seemed a little...

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the "central and friendly" title Simon826 after staying with us. We are central and we are friendly so great to see you have found that to be worthy of your review title. Not sure just what room you stayed in but, being a Heart of Christchurch motel, it could be said that some of our rooms are smaller...

Holderness, New Hampshire
Reviewed 23 November 2013

When Jeff checked us into our room at Centre Point, he spent a good 20 minutes chatting with us, giving us good suggestions of things to see and do and providing excellent directions. Our room was large, clean and well appointed. Great location to walk into the center city. We'd go back again when in Christ Church. Really enjoyed the...

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Thankyou for the review Busyinnkeepers and thanks for staying with us during your holiday break from your Busyinn! Did we chat for 20 minutes? Golly gosh! Good on you for picking my brains for the info you needed to enjoy your time in Christchurch. Great to see you liked the size of the room and what was in it and...

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 23 November 2013

We were very happy with our overnight stay at the CentrePoint on Colombo motel in Christchurch. The room had all we needed and location was great. A good place to relax after our long flight before setting off on our South Island tour. Recommended!

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review moshsm after staying with us for the one night after arriving in Christchurch before heading off on your South Island odessey! Great to see you found us to be an oasis where you could relax and unwind after the trip over. Hope you enjoyed the South Island tour!

Sandisfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 November 2013

This little gem is conveniently located and yet, unlike the Novotel Hotel, you are not immediately surrounded by the earthquake devastation that consumes so much of Christchurch more than two years after the disaster. Our room was spacious and very comfortable. Even with a big king size bed, kitchenette and two lounge chairs we still felt like we had plenty...

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Hello there 571Roxanne and thanks for takling the time to review us! Yes, we are just so lucky that our area of town (even though we are right in the city centre) was not visited by the devastation just a block away. Great to see you loved your room, and our style of service and felt that you had good...

Reviewed 15 November 2013 via mobile

Lovely place, great people and an amazing atmosphere. The only place I will stay in Christchurch. I always look forward to my business trips because I know when I stay at the centrepoint and that I will have a home away from home. I will always stay with Jeff and Naomi even if they don't want me to :-))

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Hello Eliot S and welcome to TripAdvisor! Thanks for the review, and thanks for recognising the atmosphere we share with many of our guests. As much as possible we like to bring the office banter down to a friendly level so that guests can relax - if they want to of course! It's great to see that we can accommodate...

wellington
Reviewed 12 November 2013

This motel is a short walk into the city centre and run by very nice people who were friendly and helpful. The rooms are large and clean. The motel is a little dated but very comfortable. We didn't have the breakfasts as we wanted to walk into the city in the morning . There was plenty of choice in the...

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Hello there joanWellington and thanks for the review. Great to see you loved our location and found myself and my wife Naomi to be both friendly and helpful - wonderful to hear! Also great to see you liked the size of the rooms and our level of cleanliness. Many thanks for the review!

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 November 2013

We chose CentrePoint on Colombo Motel based on previous reviews on TripAdvisor. We were delightfully rewarded with the warm welcome and always available presence of hosts Jeff & Naomi, the very clean sheets, clean and environmentally friendly rooms. The "green" touches were very evident from providing boxes for recycling materials to the toiletries. We love the little touches like providing...

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Hi there IreneSoh-Foo and thanks for the review. Great to see you loved all our lil' personal touches but we are not sure about the moisturizing lotion because we do not supply any. We will happily take your accolades for all the other things you have mentioned and thank you hertily for recognising them. Great to hear that you had...

Te Anau, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 November 2013 via mobile

Had an amazing two night stay. Te owner Jesse couldn't have been more helpful with his suggestions. Room really comfortable and spacious. Would definitely stay again. Despite a lot of Christchurch being still under construction we would definitely recommend visiting.

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Centrepoint1, Owner at CentrePoint on Colombo Motel, responded to this review

Hi there Fionaandfiach from Te Anau, great to hear you loved your 2 night stay with us. Me, the owner, Jeff - I guess I double as Jesse too - always tries to be helpful with his suggestions! Thanks for the plug for Christchurch too - yes! it is definitely worth a visit - and stay with us when you...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
CentrePoint on Colombo Motel is Qualmark 4-Star Plus accommodation with modern facilities, a wide range of services, relaxed quiet atmosphere and free car parking, all in the heart of Christchurch. You will be only 5 mins. (450m) walk to Southern Cross Hospital and the Casino and 15 minutes walk to the "Re:Start" Container Mall - the new centre of Christchurch, and 20 minutes walk to the Botannical Gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about CentrePoint on Colombo Motel

Address: 859 Colombo Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $91 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — CentrePoint on Colombo Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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