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Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Customer service was excellent, great facilities. Room is excellent. Food in the restaurant is great, with bar facilities. Definitely a must stay hotel in Christchurch. Overall fantastic stay. Will definitely return to this hotel in the near future.

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MTPatterson, General Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Dear PineGieO, Thank you so much for staying at the Commodore, and it was a real boost to us to hear that you rated us the "Best in Christchurch". We look forward to welcoming you back, please ask for me by name if there is anything else we can do for you. Yours sincerely Michael Patterson

Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

As a regular business traveller, it is rare that i get excited about accommodation as it's hardly ever worth paying attention to. However, I have really enjoyed staying at The Commodore airport hotel in Christchurch because it provides all the regular comforts of excellent accommodation, e.g. Very comfortable bed, excellent bathroom/shower, good tv channel selection, minibar, gym, indoor pool, and...

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you mariamm500 for your comments. We enjoy seeing our regular guests and are pleased that you have enjoyed your stays with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again to the hotel. Kind regards, Michael Jane

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Comfortable and clean rooms, looking out on to a green garden area. Very relaxing. The Hotel has good restaurant and bar facilities. We used the conference facilities, and the staff were very helpful and getting the set up sorted out for us. Great place to stay if you want to be close to the Airport. Free shuttle to Airport. No...

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you AJTC2014 for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our conference facilities met your needs. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Michael Jane

Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Excellent service, excellent facilities. Recommend it to anyone thinking about staying there. Indoor heated pool and spa, sauna and gym, nice restaurant and bar. Rooms are spacious and in very good condition. Free WiFi and very friendly staff that is more than happy to help. Transfers from airport was very easy and even took us to the Wilderness camper van...

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you wernerkalmeier for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time at the hotel and were able to take advantage of our facilities. We look forward to being able to welcome you back. Kind regards, Michael Jane

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We took 2 rooms and stayed 5 nights. The rooms were clean and comfortable, and the restaurant so good we simply chose to eat there every breakfast and dinner during our stay. The only gripe was that coffee in the morning breakfasts was slow to come every day until I learned where they kept the pots so could help myself....

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you BarryWhite_cpa for your review. We certainly enjoyed having you at the hotel and are pleased to advise that Elliot has located our tennis racquets that were put in storage over the winter. Through our partnership with Porters we are pleased to be able to offer special offers to our long stay guests, I will ensure your comments are...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Lovely hotel to stay at the room was fantastic with everything you could need and the restaurant and bar is a fantastic place to chill out and relax. It also has a great indoor swimming pool and spa area and sauna room with an awesome outdoor area for those hot summer days

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you Andrew K for your review We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to use our leisure facilities. Roll on Summer! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Michael Jane.

timaru
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Friendly staff who could not do enough for guests. Amenities are first class and meals are excellent. Have stayed a number of times and if anything the service improves every time. It was always very good. Cannot really fault the establishment in any way.

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you peter m for your review. We are pleased that you enjoy your stays with us and our team are a particular highlight. We are proud of the team we work with. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Michael Jane

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The staff here are faultless! Knowledgable, friendly and efficient from reception to the wait staff and the courtesy shuttle driver.The gardens are so pretty in Spring. Although the restaurant menu may be limited, and a wee bit pricey the food is great and always beautifully presented. You may have a bit of a wait on busy nights but I've not...

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you Lesley B for your review. We are pleased that you enjoy your stays with us and are proud of the way our team interact with our guests. We are pleased to work with our guests to identify trouble spots with our Wi-Fi service and increase coverage wherever possible. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards,...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed with my wife and our toddler son. Clean spacious accommodation. Beds were a tad too soft for me but my wife found them ok. Best staff - made us feel very welcome, always smiling. Best customer service. Complimentary quick & easy airport transfers. Free unlimited wifi. Restaurant downstairs has good food. Will definitely recommend this hotel. Only thing to...

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you bkg30 for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and proud of our happy, friendly team. We look forward to welcoming your recommended friends and welcoming you back next time you visit Christchurch. Kind regards, Michael Jane

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We arrived at the Commodore hotel at midnight after a our flight was delayed with 2 young children in tow. We already had our hire car pick up at the airport and we didn't know about the shuttle bus service the hotel offered till later-never to mind. We were only going to stay one night but decided to stay for...

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michaeljane, Rooms Division Manager at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch, responded to this review

Thank you maypark68 for your review. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and were well looked after by our friendly late night team. Our team take pride in reading the comments that are left on TripAdvisor and we will ensure that Elliot and Tiffany are recognised for their efforts. We look forward to welcoming...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on Christchurch's Memorial Avenue, The Commodore is just minutes away from the Christchurch International Airport and ten minutes into the centre of Christchurch. With an idyllic setting featuring award-winning native New Zealand gardens on seven acres of land, you can be assured of a tranquil stay.The hotel features 157 guest rooms, conference facilities, and extensive free parking. Our 'resort style' leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, spa, sauna and gymnasium. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch

Address: 449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: €132 - €202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch 4.5*
Number of rooms: 157
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