Our location is great; we're close to Hoyts movie theatres, St Bedes College, Papanui gym and pool, Northlands Mall and Northwood and Merivale
shopping centres, Burwood Hospital and the beach. Costas Greek Restaurant, Joe's Garage and the Lone Star Bar & restaurant are just 2 of the many eateries that surround us and we're one of the closest motels to the Papanui Workingmen's Club. Good proximity to the Antarctic Centre, Orana Park, Willowbank, Ko Tane Maori Village, Clearwater, Pegassus and Waitekere golf courses and many first class wineries. 90 minute drive to major ski fields.
Welcome to the Garden City Motel, highly recommended by recent Trip Advisor reviews for excellent customer service and fondly known as “home away from home” to our many returning guests.
We offer 10 exceptionally spacious, well appointed, self contained units, with full cooking facilities, including full ovens, microwaves and fridge/freezers, electric blankets, 42" plasma TVs, 6 Sky channels and all the other free-to-air TV channels, super king beds, heatpumps/air conditioning, outdoor seating areas, well lit off street parking. Sunny units and all are smoke-free. Laundry facilities available, free use of BBQ.
We have 2 two bedroom units, 6 one bedroom units (including 2 wheelchair access units)and 2 studio units. Serviced daily to a high standard - why don't you come and experience for yourself the many reasons why people love to stay here!
With our compliments: free wifi, free local and national phone calls, free booking for all trips and free parking. Great for business or pleasure.
Being set back from the road, the motel offers genuinely quiet units allowing for a great sleep, while the main road offers the convenience of public transport. Kiwi hosts, who speak fluent French and partial German. Members of the Motel Association NZ. Short and long term guests welcome. EQC enquiries welcome also.
The Garden City motel in the garden city of Christchurch is an environmentally conscious motel and, as such, we endeavour to use products that don't harm our environment. We encourage our guests to recycle and are currently in the process of creating a "living garden", sourced from composted materials.
Details / Other Expenses
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Policies / Expenses
CANCELLATION: All cancellations must be in writing, including emails. Cancellations within 2 days of the booking may be subject to a cancellation fee. The cancellation fee will be at the Motel Management's discretion.
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Amenities / Features
Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets negotiable - please ask.
Airport & Shuttle Information
We're situated roughly halfway between the central city and Christchurch airport (both approximately 10 minutes drive).
Local Shuttle Info: There is a city and airport bus stop only metres from the front door and there's a free shuttle to and from the Casino. We can also arrange transport to the airport, train station etc.
Airport Shuttle? Sorry
airport shuttle available.
Continental breakfast available - please ask.