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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did not stay here...My son and his girlfriend have just located to Christchurch day before yesterday..Stayed here for first night in Christchurch from Nelson..Young couple ... but professional in white Toyota van with all their gear in board as they had not secured a flat...Have now...Anyway no towels in room on arrival so they used their own..On check out...

Thank Caroline P
Shah Alam, Malaysia
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We booked a room with shared bathroom but the friendly-receptionist offer us to upgrade the room. It is not just a room, but a house i reckon! it is fully equipped with small living room, kitchen facilities, bathroom with tub which makes it a perfect stay! It is quite a big space for only two of us but we loved...

Thank Laili K
Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed with 2 children and 2 adults. Heat pump was in when we arrived and they put an additional oil heater in the bedroom. Unit was lovely and clean, spotless new bathroom with a full size bath!!!! Light bulb blew when I turned it on but they fixed it quickly even though it was late. No negatives about it would...

Thank Tracey S
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 April 2016

It's not new but it's in better condition than my house. It's clean, conveniently located, and really good value. With nice people running it why would you want to stay anywhere else? This is the third time I have stayed and it won't be the last.

Thank Raabie
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

A very warm, friendly welcome. Good location and did the job. Signs of wear and tear (pots and iron) but was clean, had everything we needed, space to relax, and was value for money. As with everywhere in Christchurch, building noise from next door couldn't be helped. Free 500mb Internet a day with Zenbu wasn't really enough though, but saying...

Thank Whyhellothere2012
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 November 2015

My partner and I visited here assuming we'd paid for a full function room cause that's what we were told (i.e With a toilet, shower etc) but instead what they had given us was a room with a bed with an electric blanket that didn't work, a barely functioning fridge and a jug. We had to share a bathroom and...

2Thank Crystalnye
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this motel... Yes great value for money. And ok it's a bit old in places but the rooms were large, the heaters worked. The bathroom has been updated and everything was spotlessly clean. We also got free extra wifi no problems. Recommended if you're after simple but value for money.

Thank ikeguchi
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Come here for a couple of days with my family.really friendly and helpful reception on arrival and clean and tidy rooms.ideal for people who want to be comfortable and close to the city and not noisey

Thank kelly c
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We booked two adults one toddler through booking.com for four nights. When we arrived at the motel they said we couldnt stay with the baby because they didnt want bad reviews from other guests. They tried telling us we hadnt booked for the baby. (we rung booking.com who confirmed we had, wed also booked a porta cot) Every other motel...

2Thank Chrystal W
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 27 October 2014

helpful staff and the Hotel decor is amazing. The pool is the stuff dreams are made of and the pool bar and food service excellent. Breakfast had plenty of choice and we enjoyed the bar as well. Very Very Good Hotel.

Thank Anil_J52

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Achilles Motel

Address: 118 Sherborne Street, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $68 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Achilles Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“rooms were well and clean”
 of 5 bubbles Anil_J52, 27 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Do not stay here, dirty room and abusive owner”
 of 5 bubbles Bernievan2014, 14 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Excellent Motel in a quite location”
 of 5 bubbles coaster2, 25 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Don't stay here!”
  • Filthy Shower
  • Filthy Kitchen
 of 5 bubbles glenandleslie, 20 Feb 2012 | Read review
“If your on a budget with low expectations book it.”
 of 5 bubbles heatseekerdale, 17 Aug 2011 | Read review
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