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Baradine, Australia
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195 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2014

I stayed here with my adult offspring when we had to have a few nights of nights in Christchurch for a funeral and the owners couldn't have been nicer or more helpful and understanding. We had one of the older 2 bedroom cottages which was a bit dated and could do with a spruce up but it had 2 bunks... More 

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1 Thank gypsy039
Hastings, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 June 2014

As owners of a motel we consider ourselves to be quite critical regarding the quality and facilities provided at other motels. We stayed two nights in a studio unit that has been rebuilt from floor to ceiling because of the earthquakes and we understand that most of their accommodation has been refurbished as well. It was a beautiful unit, with... More 

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1 Thank CaroleC1120
London, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the motel because we had family staying whilst their house was renovated and they put them in the grottiest cottage (a 70s two bedroom shed) and charged them $220 per night for the privilege. We were supposed to be in a similar cottage but they moved us to the motel which was better but hadn't been renovated... More 

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2014

This motel is very overpriced very outdated and tired rooms. Carpets need a very good clean. On the plus side set well back from road and very quiet but that is the only plus. The owner was not very helpful with TV reception problems.

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3 Thank peteoamaru
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 January 2014

We stayed with our family and found that the grounds were great for the kids to run around in. Set well back from the road, no boy racer noise which was great. The rooms were clean, new heat pumps installed. The shower pressure was hopeless, but understandable for Christchurch.

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Cromwell, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2013

The park like grounds and peaceful surrounds are the upside to this motel. Unfortunately this isn't enough to make up for the very average room we stayed in. The room was sparse and dated. No iron, ironing board or hairdryer. This is a basic motel, showing its age, but charging prices comparable to much newer motels with better facilities.

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2 Thank debbie w
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2013

This property is hopelessly inadequate to cope with CHC winters - 1 oil column heater and 1 econo heat. We had to ask for extra heating which was begrudgingly given. I have seen tea towels with greater thermal qualities than the curtains. The rooms are tiny - ok if you have small kids and the bathroom was impossible to warm.... More 

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1 Thank Macattakmanly
Bundaberg, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 19 April 2013

We spent four nights in Christchurch late February 2013 and were lucky enough to “stumble” across this very pleasant motel. Spacious and quiet grounds, well spaced units and all of the comforts we could ask for to enjoy a four night stay. Parked the hired vehicle and used the local buses to the wonderful city of Christchurch and were able... More 

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Thank 02squirt
Mandurah, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2013

We found ourselves staying here by default as our booking elsewhere had been mysteriously "cancelled". How lucky we were !!! The propietors went above and beyond to accomodate us and make our first stay in New Zealand memorable. Our 2 br unit was set back on the spacious, well maintained grounds of the property and, even though we were on... More 

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Thank SueG2408
Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Clean, comfortable and warm with a relaxed family feel. Proprietors very friendly and accommodating.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique accommodation set in one hectare of quiet, park like surroundings with a large central playground. Seven studios, six family units and seven separate cottages all with full kitchen facilities, serviced daily. Situated away from traffic noise with easy access off street parking and plenty of room to relax. Pets welcome by arrangement. 10 kms from city centre and airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Middlepark Motel

Address: 120 Main South Road | Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8443, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: €73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“Dependant on your need there are lots of options, ring the owners and discuss these to get the best deal.”
 of 5 bubbles gypsy039, 13 Nov 2014 | Read review
“If you are travelling with friends, hiring one of the cottages it the way to go.”
 of 5 bubbles BobbieTee, 15 Jan 2012 | Read review
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