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Top Rated Hotels for your Christchurch Vacation

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Rydges Latimer Christchurch
Rydges Latimer Christchurch
4.5 out of 5.0 30 Latimer Square, Christchurch
Free Cancellation
$77
4.9/5 (7 reviews)

From USA and hotel & service was spotless and quite. Beds were the best I slept in for years.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2019
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cardboard Cathedral and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Christchurch ...
BreakFree on Cashel
BreakFree on Cashel
3.0 out of 5.0 165 Cashel Street, Christchurch
Free Cancellation
$43
4.6/5 (5 reviews)

It was worth it to get their best accommodations.central. convenient. Only bummer was to get chewed out by the bartender that i did not tell him i was using my drink vouchet altho i kept foddling with it as i ordered. I had nothing else in hand.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2019
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Re:START Mall, Canterbury Museum, and Christchurch Casino. Christchurch Public ...
Jucy Snooze Christchurch
Jucy Snooze Christchurch
4.5 out of 5.0 5 Peter Leeming Road, Burnside, Christchurch
Free Cancellation
$58
4.6/5 (14 reviews)

It's very clean, just 6-7 minutes to the terminals.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019
Situated in Christchurch, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Russley Golf Club and International Antarctic Centre. Omarino Wine Park and Jellie Park Recreation ...
Airport Gateway Motor Lodge
Airport Gateway Motor Lodge
4.0 out of 5.0 45 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside, Christchurch
Free Cancellation
$69
4.4/5 (5 reviews)

Geat place over all!! Good value as well! Owner very friendly and helpful!

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2019
Located in Burnside, this eco-friendly motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Russley Golf Club and International Antarctic Centre. University of Canterbury is 2.7 mi ...
Sudima Christchurch Airport
Sudima Christchurch Airport
4.5 out of 5.0 550 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
Free Cancellation
$107
4.2/5 (25 reviews)

Great location near airport. 24-hour service desk and shuttle. Modern. Nice!

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019
Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from International Antarctic Centre and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of Canterbury and Canterbury ...
Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch
Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch
4.5 out of 5.0 166 Gloucester Street, Christchurch
Free Cancellation
$77
4.1/5 (16 reviews)

Our king room was very nice, but on the small side. Very nice bathroom,bed and linens. The property is conveniently located in the center of downtown. Parking required a valet or pay lot.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2019
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of New Regent Street and Christchurch Casino. Canterbury Museum and Christchurch ...

Things To Do during your Christchurch Vacation

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Christchurch Travel Guide

Where is Christchurch?

It can be wonderful to travel without any plans, but even the most spontaneous adventurers will want to have a basic understanding of where Christchurch sits on the map.

It's located roughly 190 miles southwest of Wellington, the national capital, and 10 miles south of Kaiapoi.

Love meeting the locals while you're on vacation? This part of South Island boasts a population of around 360,000 people.

Places to Visit in Christchurch

New Brighton Beach and Mona Vale are just a few of the fascinating places to visit in this vicinity. A few other fine sights are International Antarctic Centre and the Canterbury Museum. If you're not pressed for time, do your best to get to all of them.

Examine the well-maintained rooms and visualize how the former residents of Riccarton House once lived. This house gives its guests a unique insight. Seeking some more options? Whether or not you are a green thumb, you're sure to enjoy a day at Christchurch Botanic Gardens. But that's not all there is! Visit University of Canterbury and marvel at the impressive architecture. You may also schedule a tour and look around the halls where alumni, including some who have made significant contributions to today's society, once roamed.

Car Rentals in Christchurch

See the region how and when you want by checking out car rentals in Christchurch through Orbitz. Start up that engine and tighten your seatbelt — it's time to roll!

Collecting a vehicle straight from Christchurch International Airport means that you don't have to deal with transfers and cabs. Budget is a nearby place to check out here. Economy Rent a car is also worth having a look at.

Make your way over to NÜ Car Rentals and you'll be cruising around the busy streets before you know it. They are situated at 189 Blenheim Rd, only 2 miles from the town center.

Where to stay in Christchurch – Hotel Accommodation

Orbitz can help you pick the nicest place to stay in this epic destination. Right this moment, we list 167 hotels in Christchurch.

If you appreciate all things luxury, the Dyers House is a fantastic option. Alternatively, check out the Clearview Lodge. On the other hand, check out the facilities at the YMCA Christchurch Hostel or the Racecourse Backpackers Hostel if you're after a cheaper deal.

Nearest Airports to Christchurch

If you've got a window seat and the sky is clear, you should get a good view of Christchurch International Airport (CHC) as you descend. It's 6 miles northwest of Christchurch's center.

Popular Places to Visit Near Christchurch

Done everything in Christchurch already? Don't panic! Pigeon Bay is just 17 miles from here and is home to heaps of great activities. Onawe Pa is a great place to learn the story of the region. Montgomery Park and Ellangowan are more places that shouldn't be missed. After more options? Oxford is 25 miles from Christchurch. Visit for attractions like the Oxford Museum, Pearson Park and the An and P Showgrounds. You have options galore!

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* Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.