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    Akaroa Criterion Motel

    75 Rue Jolie | Akaroa Banks Penninsular, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good29%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “top floor” (28 reviews)
    “ma maison” (11 reviews)
    “third floor” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Kitchenette
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Everything from the bed , size of the room , balcony to the furnishings are terrific . The hosts Felicity and Murray would be two of the most caring people you will come across in your travels . On holidays things can go wrong and...More

    Thank Tomfitzpatrick59
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited Akaroa for two nights and sadly it was wet cold and windy the whole time, but, having a room on the top floor with a delightful view over the bay made it very comfortable and enjoyable. The room was spacious and warm and...More

    Thank Leela-FB
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Leela-FB Sorry the weather in Akaroa did not behave itself while you were here. We are pleased you found the room spacious and warm with a good view even in the rain. Yes we are lucky we have the cafes and restaurants close and you...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    Everything in our unit, from the excellent quality bed linen to the high standard in the bathroom accessories represented a most comfortable stay in this high standard motel. The views of the Akaroa harbour and jetty, looking across to the hills beyond, were spectacular viewed...More

    Thank Jill O
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Jill, We are please you enjoyed your stay with us and we take pride ensuring you that you have a great experience . Yes the views from the rooms are great looking over the harbour and the surrounding area We are fortunate that we have...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    We recently stayed overnight in this wonderful motel, very centrally located with gorgeous views of the harbour. The staff were extremely helpful and I'd have no hesitation in recommending this motel as a wonderful place to stay in Akaroa.More

    Thank Tory56
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your comments. We have pride in our staff and want to make your stay with us a positive experience . The view from the rooms are great and of coarse the scenery around Akaroa is fantastic Please come back and visit soon...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    I stayed here with my family for the first couple nights, on a recent visit to see them in NZ. I had a lovely large room next to my son and his family. The bed was warm and comfortable and the owners had thoughtfully turned...More

    Thank starlight191282016
    Response from FelicityandMurray, Owner at Akaroa Criterion MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to send us your thoughts on your stay. We are pleased you enjoyed your time with us while visiting Akaroa with your family . Akaroa is a very special place and we enjoy showing it off to our guests...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$97 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Akaroa
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    • Akaroa Criterion Hotel Christchurch
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