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    The Classic Villa

    17 Worcester Blvd | Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “arts centre” (14 reviews)
    “b b” (37 reviews)
    “other guests” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 235 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We can't recommend this lovely hotel highly enough. We had a beautiful room with a comfortable bed and very good shower. The breakfast was lovely and the overall ambience was so welcoming - a real home from home, which was very appreciated after our long...More

    Thank EmmaHump
    Response from PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for your very positive review. Yes our location is great. We look forward to welcoming you back again- very soon!! Cheers Peter Morrison

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    A truly excellent place to stay with friendly, informative staff, nice breakfast, comfy warm room with TV, electric blankets, ensuite, all you could ask for. Very comfortable common lounge room with fire, TV. We loved the old house in which our room was situated, high...More

    Thank Braidwood_John
    Response from PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 29 June 2017

    Hi John, many thanks for your very kind review. It is very satisfying to get these accolades. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Cheers Peter.

    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    Lovely management that made us feel like home. We loved the location that was close to the botanical garden, museums, city, universities, good restaurants etc The house is beautiful well kept and the room was very comfortable and clean.

    Thank Jouet-bet
    Response from PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 26 June 2017

    Many thanks for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Cheers Peter

    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    I made a mistake with my review of the ratings. I apologise profusely. Everything was excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed the room, the breakfast , the hospitality and the location. A fantastic place to stay. Was disappointed that we didn't get to hear Peter on the...More

    Thank JoanElizabeth2017
    Response from PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 26 June 2017

    Many thanks Joan, come back soon and I will play the Piano for you both. Cheers Peter

    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    My friend and I won 2 nights for 2 in The Classic Villa. We were made very welcome and shown to our beautiful twin room by a lovely kind lady. It was fabulous to be able to walk through the centre of Christchurch and play...More

    Thank Joan K
    Response from PeterMorrisonNZ, General Manager at The Classic VillaResponded 20 June 2017

    Hi Joan, we loved having you to stay last weekend. Our Housekeeper Anna was in charge and she loved hosting you. You have written a lovely review, but I think you have mistakenly only given us a 1?? Hopefuuly you and Trip Advisor can work...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$122 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Spa Hotel in Christchurch
    • #16 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
    • #20 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
    • #21 Business Hotel in Christchurch
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    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    "We had room 3 which was great."
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    "Talk to owners for best spots to eat & visit"
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    "Maybe the rooms above the public area are better as that is a new extension at the back."
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