Diplomat Motel - Christchurch

127 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch, New Zealand  show map
 3 stars
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Diplomat Motel - Christchurch

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa center

Overview

Offering a seasonal outdoor pool, barbeque grills and a golf course, Diplomat Motel lies in a central area of Christchurch near to Orana Wildlife Park, Cramner Courts Building and Abacus Institute of Studies. Laundry, newspaper service and housekeeping as well as a free private car park, a baggage storage and free self parking are on hand.

The city center is 30 minutes' walk of the property.

Diplomat Motel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Christchurch International airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 16 individual rooms with free wireless internet, a sitting area, a personal safe, satellite television and pay television as well as a microwave, a kettle and a dishwasher. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, a bidet and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can share a meal in Maharaja Indian Restaurant and Brigittes Espresso, located about 100 meters away.

Services

Offering car rental services, Diplomat Motel induces guests to explore the area.

Relax

Diplomat Motel is a child-friendly hotel offering babysitting, a playground and a pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   16.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa center
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Fluffy down duvets
  • Down duvets
  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 08:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of NZD 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Diplomat Motel - Christchurch Christchurch location
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Hotel Address:

127 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Christchurch
    1.4 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • Maharaja Indian Restaurant
    300 ft
  • Cafe Metro
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    16

Rooms and availability

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Studio
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 345 sq. feet
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Located on the ground floor, this studio features a private patio and a fully equipped kitchen with an oven, a stove and a microwave. It also has a seating area with flat-screen satellite TV and a DVD player.

Room facilities
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    Family Two-Bedroom Apartment
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 605 sq. feet
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    Located on the ground floor, this spacious apartment features a private patio and a fully equipped kitchen with an oven, a stove and a microwave. It also has a separate living room with flat-screen satellite TV and a DVD player.

    Room facilities
      Diplomat Motel photos Exterior Hotel information
      Standard Studio
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 345 sq. feet
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      This studio features a electric kettle, sofa and patio.

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Diplomat Motel - Christchurch Christchurch location
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        Hotel Address:

        127 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch, New Zealand

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Christchurch
          1.4 mi
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Maharaja Indian Restaurant
          300 ft
        • Cafe Metro
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until 08:00-10:00 
        • Number of rooms:
          16

        Diplomat Motel Location

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • Christchurch Arts Centre - 1.1 mi
        • The Strip - 1.2 mi
        • Cathedral Square - 1.2 mi

        Places of interest

        • Abacus Institute of Studies - 5000 ft
        • Christchurch City Council - 1.2 mi
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        • Christchurch District Court - 1.2 mi
        • Christchurch Cathedral - 1.2 mi
        • Southern Institute of Technology - 1.3 mi
        • ASURE New Zealand Limited - 1.3 mi
        • Foodstuffs - South Island - 1.3 mi
        • Waterloo Business Park Christchurch - 1.3 mi
        • Izone Business Park - 1.3 mi
        • MWH New Zealand Limited - 1.3 mi
        • Ryman Healthcare Limited - 1.3 mi
        • Portlink Industrial Park - 1.3 mi
        • New Zealand Brain Research Institute - 1.3 mi

        Convention centers

        • Christchurch Convention Centre - 1.1 mi

        Shopping areas

        • Victoria Street - 3000 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • The Chalice - 1.2 mi

        Museums

        • Canterbury Museum - 1.0 mi

        Parks

        • Hagley Park - 4600 ft
        • Botanical Gardens - 1.1 mi
        • Victoria Square - 1.1 mi

        Theaters

        • Christchurch Town Hall - 1.0 mi
        • Theatre Royal - 1.2 mi

        Galleries

        • Christchurch Art Gallery - 1.1 mi

        Local attractions

        • Cramner Courts Building - 5100 ft
          Cramner Square, Christchurch
        • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 1.1 mi
          Rolleston Ave, Christchurch
        • Canterbury Provincial Buildings - 1.1 mi
          Corner Durham and Armagh Streets, Christchurch
        • Christchurch Town Hall - 1.0 mi
          86 Kilmore Street, Christchurch
        • Canterbury Museum - 1.1 mi
          Rolleston Ave, Christchurch

        Near the hotel

        • Mona Vale - 4900 ft
          63 Fendalton Rd, Christchurch

          Restaurants nearby

          • Maharaja Indian Restaurant - 300 ft

            Address: Papanui Rd
            Phone: (03) 352 0150

            80% likes this, based on 43 reviews

          • Ace Wasabi - 500 ft

            Address: 106 Papanui Road

            76% likes this, based on 46 reviews
            Cuisine: Japanese

          • St Germain - 800 ft

            Address: 88-96 Papanui Road
            Phone: 03 355 3096

            86% likes this, based on 100 reviews
            Cuisine: French
            Price Range: USD 31 - USD 35

          • Cafe Metro - 300 ft

            Address: corner of Merivale Lane and Papanui Road

            82% likes this, based on 23 reviews

          • Brigittes Espresso - 500 ft

            Address: Papanui Rd.
            Phone: 03 3556 150

            80% likes this, based on 55 reviews

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until 08:00-10:00 
          • Number of rooms:
            16
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          Diplomat Motel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Diplomat Motel

          Average guest rating

          8.0out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 3 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          9.0
          Service
          7.3
          Rooms
          6.0

          Guest reviews

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Diplomat Motel - Christchurch Christchurch location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            127 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch, New Zealand

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Christchurch
              1.4 mi
            Airports
            Restaurants
            • Maharaja Indian Restaurant
              300 ft
            • Cafe Metro
              300 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until 08:00-10:00 
            • Number of rooms:
              16