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Roma on Riccarton Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived to meet Mark who greeted me warmly and showed me to my room. He diligently explained air conditioning, wifi and other features I might need to know. I enquired about local dinner places and he recommended a number of restaurants that might suit (also recommend Buddha Stix for Thai food - yum). Even though my room was only a...

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markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Hi Rebecca Thanks for the review of the motel an my helpfulness, some guests look just exhausted from there days travel and you never know how much info is too much. i obviously got it just right with you and thank you for telling me, always nice to hear. Also pleased you liked the motel and thank you for your...

Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got placed here due to a work conference in town. Felt we were out of town due to the roads etc but not so. 4 mins to our Mexican food place and 14 to work. 10 out of 10 for this place. Clean. Tidy. Great set up and I hope to be back. Such good beds and bathroom was...

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markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Hi Scott Hey thanks very much for writing a review for us, not often you guys can find the time to do this so much appreciated. Road works are part of our daily life in Christchurch thanks to the Quake, but they will be all done and Christchurch will look amazing again soon. thanks for the comments on the rest...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family of 4 stay in a 2 bedroom unit upstairs. Rooms were really clean with newish carpet. Comfortable beds. We had a queen and single in the main bedroom and 2x singles in the other one. Large spa pool with a shower over. Excellent location. Walkable to restaurants, shops and the park. Would definitely return.

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markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Hi Peter Thank you for the review, much appreciated every one helps with advising others about our complex and excellent location Pleased you enjoyed your stay. look forward to seeing you again some time. Cheers Mark

Ipswich, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Thank you to Lynne and Mark for their hospitality. Staying overnight in Christchurch was a last minute decision and we had driven past and also looked inside a number of motels. Lynne was happy for us to look at the room and straight away I told my hubby we'll take it. It was the last room available due to a...

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markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the response, very much appreciated. You have taken your time to write this review on us and highlighted a number of things you found great about our complex. this goes a long way toward helping us know we are doing the right thing and of course telling others what we are like. so thank you...

Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We had been double booked by the Tourist Board at another motel and managed to book a room here at the last minute. We were glad we did! Everything was superb! Our own private little garden with table and chairs was just what we needed after a long journey. There were lovely flowers and it was a real suntrap in...

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markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Morning Hazel Thanks for the review, its funny some days when something goes wrong with bookings you think the worse. but by the sounds of your review it may have been for the best and we are very pleased we were part of that. hopefully see you again some time, thanks for putting up a review for us they are...

Tauranga
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I am not usually into posting reviews but I feel I have to on this occasion. The stay at Roma on Riccarton was just superb. It started from the website to the kiwi greeting at the motel to the room. There was no expense spared in furnishing the room we were in. Comfy bed, 2 seater recliner chairs, the bathroom...

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markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review, i know it can be a hassle some times so very much appreciated. And of course thanks for the review, we have been trying very hard over the last year to improve on the little things that we know make a difference to peoples stay so its rewarding to hear great feedback....

Beverley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of nights on a flying visit to Christchurch. The room we had was on the ground floor and had a spa bath. The whole room was spotless and fitted to a very good standard, including high speed wifi. Toiletries were of a good quality alongside large white fluffy towels in the bathroom. Kitchenette was...

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markjones44, Manager at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for the great write up on our room, most overlook the extra things we have added since taking over this complex. like the recliner chair, a corporate guest of ours suggested them and so far the rooms with them have been a real hit. We would welcome you again anytime, your review is very clear and...

north yorks
Reviewed 16 January 2017

last night of holiday and thought booking up market motel was fine but suggested luxury which it wasnt . thin small towels no fresh milk these are things i expect if luxury . however clean comfortable room near to bars and food more than adequate,

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markjones44, Owner at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review our property, little bit of a disappointing review but please to read it so i can respond for other guests. We use capsule milks from Meadow fresh milks as we are a very high corporate motel and we found a number of or guests used only one coffee from the larger milks and...

Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2017

A short 2 night stay here but a lovely friendly check-in and out from the owners. We requested a quiet unit with a king-sized bed and this was certainly what we got. A comfortable unit with little road noise and a great bed. Very clean and tidy with aircon available if needed. We would have loved a full length mirror...

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markjones44, Owner at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Hi Glenda Thanks for taking the time to write a review, much appreciated and some good info. our 1 & 2bdrm apartments do have full length mirrors but not the studios so i suppose thats a great tip for anyone coming for a wedding, stay in an apartment if you would prefer full length mirror :) water pressure i checked...

Reviewed 10 January 2017

Hi there, This was definitely a lovely place to stay for us. And owner also very kind! We had some great conversations! For sure if we visit Christchurch again in further, Roma on Riccarton Luxury Motel will be our first choice. Best luck and greetings for Mark and his business! Cheers, Sabrina and Marc

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markjones44, Owner at Roma on Riccarton Motel, responded to this review

Hi Marc and Sabrina it was lovely to meet you both also, its the part of this business that i like the most is meeting people from all over the world, the down side is im envious of you all traveling the world while im stuck here :( ha ha ha but thats ok my wife and i have a...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4.5 STAR LUXURY MOTEL IN THE HEART OF RICCARTON- FREE WiFi and FREE 24 HOUR GYM MEMBERSHIP ACROSS STREET DURING STAYRoma on Riccarton Luxury Motel is just 300m from Hagley Park and a short walk to Westfield Shopping Centre at Riccarton Mall. 1-2km to Arts Centre, Museum, Christchurch Public Hospital and Christchurch Womens Hospital. We are 1.5kms to AMI Stadium new home of the Crusaders Rugby Team as well as Addington Raceway, CBS Canterbury Arena and the Tranz Alpine Railway Station. There are numerous restaurants, cafes and bars nearby in Riccarton and Addington.We offer high-quality fittings and smoke-free, FREE WiFi connection as well as high speed internet, 32 inch LCD, Sky TV, DVD player, fully soundproof units. Sunny and restful surroundings. Spa baths in most units. Guest laundry accessed 24 hours with room key. Two phone lines and dedicated free internet connection in each unit. Some units with private garden and patios and some upstairs units with balconies. Free BBQ in private BBQ area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Roma on Riccarton Motel

Address: 38 Riccarton Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: £80 - £119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Roma on Riccarton Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#8 Business Hotel in Christchurch
#27 Luxury Hotel in Christchurch
#29 Romantic Hotel in Christchurch
#40 Family Hotel in Christchurch
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“Room with a garden!”
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“Quiet upstairs units at the back of the property. Balconies or downstairs an outside garden area.”
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“Very obliging host.”
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