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    Sumner Bay Motel

    26 Marriner Street, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
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          • Average8%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible2%
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          Reviewed 21 August 2015

          I hardly know where to start. After looking at the web site with the word 'luxury', I felt comfortable making my booking for two nights. The one bedroom unit was shabby and dirty and I felt like I had arrived in a student flat. For...More

          3  Thank Inverness1966
          Response from brentmanager, Owner at Sumner Bay MotelResponded 26 August 2015

          Thank you Inverness1966 for posting your review. I am not sure if you have posted this review for the correct place, where you were accommodated in July. I have gone back through our records for July, and can't find anyone that booked and paid for...More

          Reviewed 14 November 2014

          Only 15 mins drive outside Christchurch, I stayed at Sumner as options were very limited during cup day. Fortunately, the Sumner Bay Motel offered a great option. Compact, reasonably equipped, functional and a comfortable bed. For one or two nights, it's an ideal stopover motel....More

          2  Thank CEK0001
          Reviewed 28 May 2014

          I'm staying here while my house is having earthquake repairs done. Brent's patience while waiting for EQRs start date was much appreciated and very helpful. The location is very convenient, with cafés, supermarket, chemist and cinema in walking distance. It's only about 3 minutes to...More

          3  Thank Daring2Go
          Reviewed 30 November 2013

          We chose The Sumner Bay Motel because of a recommendation in a travel guide and we were very pleased with our choice. Check in was easy and our room had a modern décor and great layout. We strolled around town and we picked up some...More

          3  Thank tomike49
          Reviewed 24 March 2013

          There was no accommodation available in Christchurch during our visit so we decided to venture into Sumner (on the recommendation of an Australian guy we met in Akaroa). The town itself is very nice and there are great views at the seafront. The hotel room...More

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          Sumner Re Treat
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          Le Petit Hotel Sumner
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$108 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Canterbury Region >
          • Christchurch
          • Also Known As
          • Sumner Bay Hotel
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
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          please provide transport options&costs from airport to the property and service to and from city center to property.we are planning 4night stay --29Feb. to 4Marcu. Thank you
          5 December 2015|
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          Response from brentmanager | Property representative |
          Hello, I would advise that there is an excellent bus service from the airport to and from Sumner, which travels through the city centre. Costs for full fare to Sumner is around $5 while the ride to and from town is approx... More
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          "Ground Floor or First are all Easy Access, we had a choice & chose, Ground Floor"
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          "Book an upstairs room"
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          "The rooms at the far end would have less road noise - not that there's a lot of traffic at night; no..."
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          "I am guessing that they are all good rooms."
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