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53 Hastings Street West, Christchurch 8023 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Kitchenette
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

We were told Designer Cottage recently received a recognition in the 2018 Heritage Awards, we can see why. The room and place is tidy with some unique design details. The hosts are friendly, and the cat marmite definately made us feel at home. Will return...More

Thank kumarmalaysia2018
Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 24 December 2017

My husband and I have stayed at the Designer Cottages a couple of times and have recommended to friends. It is a delightful place to stay just on the edge of the city (you can walk to shops and restaurants in the centre in 15-20...More

1  Thank Sandra P
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Close to the city and lots of shops and retaurants, Designer Cottage is a perfect place to stay when visiting Christchurch. Steve, the host, is friendly and knowledgeable, and puts on a great breakfast spread in pretty surroundings. The cottage has a beautiful charm and...More

Thank Kirsten A
Response from designercottage, Manager at Designer CottageResponded 29 June 2018

Thank you Kirsten for the great reveiw. It was my pleasure hosting you and your parents. I hope you enjoy meeting up with your sister and the rest of your visit to the South Island. See you again we hope. Steve

Reviewed 18 May 2018

We had a wonderful stay at this Christchurch B&B. Resonal price with great breakfat. The house pets chicken and Cat Marmite are lovely. We both loves garden, so the garden courtyards are lovely. The Olive trees amd Green apple trees are in fruits at the...More

Thank wondsorwalls
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Love this Christchurch Bed and Breakfast that offer a quiet room with no childreans policy. Suited us really, and the breakfast is just very social. The garden is the highlight for us, and the cat and chicken are wondering around the place. Hosts are lovely,...More

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Description
Designer Cottage was a sailors' retreat in the 70s and is located in peaceful surroundings just off Colombo Street near the shops and opposite Sydenham Park. The walk to the city centre from the cottage will give you ...More the chance to admire many listed heritage buildings on Colombo Street. We offer a variety of rooms, which are all tastefully decorated, including share facilities, private room with en-suite and a self-contained cottage. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$70 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$70 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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Grcloh
10 December 2016|
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Response from designercottage | Property representative |
Some are included some are not. IF it is not says or printed on, mean no breakfast. Best is book directly thru the official homepage. Contact us directly or via fb if you have further concerns and queries. Many thanks... More
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Monique C
7 March 2016|
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Response from designercottage | Property representative |
Dear Monique very sorry for the much delay on this responds. I was away for few months myself. The B&B normally will only accept ensuit bookings if staying more than one night on late check-in. The main reason is give... More
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Mamacluck
1 March 2016|
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Response from designercottage | Property representative |
Hi Virginia for the very late reply. I way away for a few months visiting my parents. Next time is best contact us directly. One of the manager will answer your directly. Alternatively by facebook. Just foe your future... More
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"Any room with private bathroom"
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"The room with private bathroom. Not all room come with breakfast."
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"with love our queen size bed with private bathroom."
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"We booked the self contained 2 bedroom cottage. A bit more but great pravacy."
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