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Sussex Inlet, Australia
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

Is an excellent place to stay, is really clean with all mod cons - cooking facilities and in room washing machine and dryer. Fabulous bed and close to shops. Owners are friendly and room is serviced daily, no need to use air conditioning as room is very cosy, highly recommended

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4Thank Shazfromsussex
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 October 2014

The Papanui road location is handy to the city, and the in-room facilities are good for business travellers - work desks, good wifi, plenty of power points, washer/dryer, ironing etc. Comfortable, quiet, and clean. Suggest phoning to make bookings, particularly if you need flexibility on number of nights, or trying to book far in advance, as the on-line AA booking...

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4Thank Aaron R
Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I rung to make an inquiry and all I asked was if there was availability on a certain date. I got a "no i don't" reply and that was that!! I've never come across someone so rude on the phone and the worst thing is, when you go and book online it says the date I was looking at is...

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7Thank Jmepc
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 May 2014

We spent two nights at the Randolph and enjoyed our stay. Our studio unit was tidy and well presented. Peter at the desk was most helpful providing us instructions on getting around the city dodging street closures. Their location is excellent situated on Papanui Road close to the city centre Just 200 meters up the road is a nice cafe...

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3Thank dcleghorn
Reviewed 16 March 2014 via mobile

Checkin very prompt & efficient. However, room full of daddy long legs and hair in the bath. Different guy moved me to another room which was much better (though he couldn't understand what was wrong with other room)! ran the spa bath & black bits came out of the jets. Not the best. Handy location, but there are plenty others...

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2Thank Coupee
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 27 March 2013

We booked this motel on-line the night before our arrival in Christchurch, after trying some other higher rated options (many were sold out). Randolph's turned out to be perfectly comfortable, clean, and the service was professional and prompt. Perfect with our car as we were easily mobile to drive around town and needed parking. We had a one-bedroom suite with...

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4Thank Sonia M
Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2013

I stayed at the Randolph Motel on business in March 2013. My room was more like an apartment. It was a 1 bedroom apartment with a Kitchen (Stove, Oven, Full Refrigerator and Microwave). Comfortable leather couch and chair in the living room with smallish flat screen TV and SKY TV channels. The bedroom was a king size bed very spacious....

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2Thank Grezyerton
New Zealand
Reviewed 15 February 2013

I had book into this motel and received a message saying booking had been cancelled. This was two days after I had booked. Rang the owner who was a rude arrogant man. We stay in Chch several times a year but would not use this place.

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6Thank Raylene A
Reviewed 2 February 2013

The day before I was scheduled to arrive I received a message saying that my booking had been cancelled - the owners had accepted another later booking. Nice facility but not suitable if you are relying in the booking.

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5Thank Kiwijohnc
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 October 2012

We were earthquake refugees and very glad we found ourselves at the Randolph. The room finishing was modern cosy and comfortable with everything we could want. Friendly owners looked after us very well and were happy to accommodate our special requests and arrangements. We have stayed at five other places so far and will reccomend

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Randolph Motel / Apartments

Address: 79 Papanui Road | Merivale, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $166 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Randolph Motel / Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Corner two bedroom ground floor apartments have lovely courtyards.”
artamm5, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor corner unit was very dark - go for an upstairs if you decide to stay here”
janemN4165RB, 19 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We had a studio and it was specked out beyond our wildest dreams”
PegeenandStef, 5 Oct 2012 | Read review
“probably an upstairs room, although you have to carry your bags up the stairs.”
maeveMelbourne, 18 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Upgrading to a one bedroom suite gives great space”
PatchNZ, 11 Jan 2012 | Read review
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