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Airport Birches Motel

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The Airport Birches Motel, built 2001, is located just 4 kilometres from the Christchurch Airport, but out of the flight plan. All our rooms are GROUND FLOOR with NO additional floors on top. We offer our guests the comfort and convenience of being close to the Christchurch Airport, without the noise and hassle.Our courtesy shuttle service operates between the Christchurch Airport and Railway station between 9:00am - 9:00pm everyday, except, Xmas Eve, Day, Boxing Day & New Years Eve, Day. In addition to this we offer a park and fly option for those wishing to leave their cars behind whilst they travel overseas, conditions apply.We are close to both Hornby Shopping mall (2 minute drive, 10 minute walk) and Westfield Riccarton (5 minute drive). We are also one of the closest motels to Riccarton Racecourse & Riccarton Park Convention Centre, we offer a shuttle them during normal shuttle hours. Though it is only a few minutes walk. We are also only 5 minutes walk from a nearby minigolf and driving range, for those interested in Golfing. If you are heading into the city there is a local bus service that is a mere 400m down the road.We are ideally positioned for incoming travellers as we are on the crossroads of both the North and South bypasses. As well as on the main road off to the West Coast. Making us a perfect base to start your holiday. If you are looking closer a field, then Akaroa and Hanmer Springs as well as Arthur's pass are all within around 2 hours drive of us. Along with all the Ski Fields, such as Porters Heights and Mt Hutt.For those hungry travellers a large number of local eateries will deliver to our motel, as well as free transfers to the popular Avonhead Tavern. There is also a 24 hour service station down the road for snacks and goodies.So for a relaxing experience stay, stay with us at the Airport Birches Motel.Kind regards
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Golf course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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We stayed for one night on our trip. Room was dated but clean and tidy. Bed was comfortable enough. Shower was small. 3 star place that gets a little higher rating as the communication was good because we needed a key left out as we didn’t arrive till near midnight
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The rooms were bright and well ventilated, very fresh and spotlessly clean. Close to airport but not noisy. Hank offered to collect us in the motel’s van after we dropped off the hire car as we had an early flight next day. Hank also booked a taxi for the next Mornington take us
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We only stayed one night but enjoyed this motel heaps. The rooms are well set back from the road and are very quiet. Parking is easy. The room we stayed in was very clean and had been recently refurbished by the look of it. It had a small private outdoor patio out the back which
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Lovely place to stay overnight on our journey south. Just off SH1 but still very quiet. Clean, nice bed and linen. Small maintenance issues in the bathroom with leaking shower hose and wobbly tap on basin. My biggest problem was the ‘bedroom’. They called this a one bedroom
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We needed a motel close to the airport and it was pot luck I choose Birches Motel. it proved to be an excellent choice,not only the staff very friendly,but very clean and tidy units. The manager very helpful with advice etc. About 4 km from the airport at a 4.30 am start and at
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Do you have twin beds or 2 separate beds as an option?
There was a queen in the main area and a single in a small room
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We arrived late and left at 3am and the manager arranged for the keys to be in a safe place for us to find Send them an email request, they will oblige
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Hi I just wondered if your shuttle bus runs early in the morning?
Hello Our shuttle runs from 9am until 9pm Regards Henk
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Hi Mark Yes that's ok we have a key box system Regards Henk
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Best get intouch motel by phone as Henk will help you organise breakfast As continental breakfasts placed in your room by 8 pm for the morning Henk does a shuttle service to from airport 9 am to 9 pm Other wise get Taxi not far from airport
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"All rooms seem to be set away from the road and are quiet."
"Set off the main road is better for sleep, so works well"
"All the rooms are set back from the so they all should be quiet."
"All rooms are on ground level and away from the traffic noise."
"Room 1 is a fantastic choice as has extra bedroom."
US$90 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
airport birches hotel christchurch
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
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