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Rydges Latimer Christchurch

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Rydges Latimer Christchurch overlooks scenic Latimer Square, in the heart of the city. Newly built 100% compliant to new building standards and opened in 2013 this 4.5 star hotel is five levels high and offers 138 accommodation rooms spread over the first four floors. The fifth floor boasts a penthouse apartment with breathtaking views stretching from the Port Hills to the Southern Alps. Premier conference and event facilities with 11 flexible spaces housing up to 500 delegates. All spaces are flooded with natural light, integrated audio visual equipment, exceptional menu options and a dedicated team of conference professionals is on had to assist in the planning and facilitation. Located on the ground floor is Bloody Mary's Bar-Lounge-Grill, a premium steakhouse featuring some of the finest locally sourced ingredients from right here in Canterbury. New York steakhouse meets Kiwi hospitality for a true beef lover’s dream. You will be eager to ‘steak’ your claim.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in CHC two separate nights a week apart staying on the same floor in standard rooms each night. Rooms were neat and stylishly sparse in design. Beds were crazily comfortable. Bloody Mary's is the restaurant/bar name. The drink, bloody mary, was well done!...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered from the set menu, which was a brilliant decision as the portions were a perfect size and nicely balanced. The staff at Rydges are fantastic, very professional but a great sense of fun. One of the most enjoyable hotel meals we've had. Highly...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ElizabethK2730
Response from Latimer_Rydges, Manager at Rydges Latimer ChristchurchResponded 1 week ago

Hi ElizabethK2730 Many thanks for the feedback and the 5 star review. It was our pleasure to look after you and so pleased you enjoyed the stay and also the dinner in Bloody Mary's. Kind Regards

Reviewed 3 days ago

This place was close enough to the city center to walk to, but away enough to give you a sense of calm and quiet. The front desk staff was all professional and friendly. I was not bothered by any excess noise in the common area....More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank JPNgroup
Reviewed 4 days ago

I loved my stay at Rydges Latimer for 2 nights with my family. Beautiful and clean accommodation with great service. The staff was nice and understanding. The reception staff as well as staff at the bar was highly professional in their service. One of best...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Vick B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stay here regularly for work and always enjoy the experience, in particular the friendly staff. David in the front office is very welcoming, and Faz in the bar is super friendly and hospitable. Good location, modern and clean, highly recommend this hotel.More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Manny022
Response from Latimer_Rydges, Manager at Rydges Latimer ChristchurchResponded 5 days ago

Hi Manny 022 Thank you so much for your wonderful review and great to hear you had a great stay with positive interactions with the team. Our number one priority is ensuring our guests are well taken care of, and feel right at home. We...More

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December 30, 2017|
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Response from nick a | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a free hotel shuttle but taxis are usually easy to catch and the distance is not too far. if there are five of you I would contact blue bubble taxis over the internet or ask the hotel to arrange one for you... More
September 8, 2017|
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Response from TBM4US | Reviewed this property |
NO Parking Costs @ this Hotel, they onsite parking
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Response from Donna G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, ours was one of the smaller ones but nice.
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"4th floor was quiet with a nice view"
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"2 double beds are my first choice as I travel with my 2 year old."
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"We relied on the staff to book us into a quiet, convenient room not too far from the dinner we attended in..."
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"Ask for room at end of corridor"
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US$117 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
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