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York, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a warm friendly and informative welcome from Rick earns my points. He made us feel at home and got our holiday off to a good start. Spacious units with everything you need. A good place to start a tour of south island or NZ holiday. Rick will set you on your way.

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Thank JohnMP9967JP
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Neat and tidy unit, small kitchenette has all you would want, walking distance of the city centre and eating places, so much damage caused by the 2011 earthquakes, so sad to see, so much to be rebuilt, plenty happening

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Thank Vicki C
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I loved this place! It's quiet and tidy and has everything you need, and it's walking distance into town. Also, the people who run it are really lovely – friendly and helpful and generous. Will definitely stay again next time I'm in Chch.

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Thank Ashleigh Y
New Zealand
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22 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our unit was large, spotless and comfortable. Although the bathroom and kitchen were in need of a bit of attention that did not detract from the overall enjoyment of our stay. (I believe they are upgrading things). The garden was lovely, an added bonus, but the best thing was the superb hosts. Nothing was too much trouble for them, even... More 

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Thank DordieW
Malaysia
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

A family run motel. It's have a well equipped kitchen and good for family stay. Not far from city. Safe and well maintained. Will recommend this place for family stay. The owner are very friendly and helpful.

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Thank blissful82
Perth, Australia
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137 reviews
89 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Quite an old property, with lovely gardens and a small play area for kids. Very friendly and helpful staff. Central enough to walk into the city center or down the road to some good restaurants. Had the basics in our 2 bed cottage but very, very old, and needs a refit. Had some issues with power points etc. Would suit... More 

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Thank famwood
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The Admiral is not fancy, but it was clean, comfortable & only a short drive to Christchurch attractions. For a large family finding reasonably priced accomodation can be challenging, but Admiral was able to take us all. We have stayed in many places but for us, the owners, Rick & Ricki, made the stay just that bit better. Great people... More 

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Thank bro565
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed just one night as I passed through Christchurch, and I was pleasantly surprised by this spot. Rickie was super friendly at checkin, offering suggestions for things to do and places to eat. As I was leaving the checkin, she asked what kind of milk I prefer with my tea and offered a small carton of my choice. In... More 

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Australia
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for our first 2 nights of our holiday. The place is well kept, clean and all you could need. Great location to walk to everything and wonderful owners who went out of their way to pick us up from airport at nearly 2am! Definitely recommend it.

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2 Thank Olly606
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here our first night in New Zealand and it was wonderful. Beautifully clean, well appointed rooms, gorgeous gardens and walking distance to what we needed. The owners were amazing and nothing was too hard, they shuttled us around and gave us heaps of info. There was also heaps of DVDs for the kids to watch at reception, would... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Admiral Motel

Address: 168 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $109 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Admiral Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
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“Just ask! We had a back unit, away from the street. Recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles DordieW, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear are quietest”
 of 5 bubbles LizTraveller2000, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are courtyard facing and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Stephanie541, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the studio if you are sensitive to some traffic noise, choose the 1-bedroom instead.”
  • Studio kitchen
  • Studio
  • Studio (Glow from the traffic)
  • Studio (with glass sliding door entrance)
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  • Studio
 of 5 bubbles XavierZen, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at back quieter”
 of 5 bubbles SheilaandGeorge, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
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