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338 Blenheim Road, Christchurch 8041 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 Jan 2018via mobile
We stayed on Christmas Day in the large and spacious 3 bedrooms penthouse for 5 of us. Unlimited free Wifi was useful after the previous units we stayed with limited wifi. We prepare dinner in the fully equipped kitchen and went for picnic at Botanic Garden near there motel.
Response from Sally_Hwang, Manager at Alpha Motel
Responded 2 Jan 2018
Hi there, Thank you so much for the good review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay here. Thank you for choosing our motel to stay for your Christmas break! Hope to see you next time!
Central Otago, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 Oct 2017
The location of this motel is a little odd ... opposite a panel beater and trampoline park.
I don't think anyone would ever sit on the balcony to enjoy the surroundings.

Sadly the motel is in need of maintenance - peeling paint and grimey.

The owners obviously live underneath the 3 bedroom 'penthouse' (I use the term VERY loosely !) and all the cooking smells and noise travel up the stairwell.

The 3 bedroom 'penthouse' is very spacious with good sized bedrooms and nice living area.

Access via car to the motel is fine if travelling North - difficult if coming from the opposite direction
Thank BRACKEN001
Response from Sally_Hwang, Front Office Manager at Alpha Motel
Responded 25 Oct 2017
Hi, Thanks for your review! We definitely will try our best to improve our facilities. And I am so sorry that you don't feel comfortable during your stay. We offer quieter rooms at the back. I really hope I will see you next time! Kind regards, Sally
Lisa WLG
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 Sep 2017via mobile
As far as motels go, this is pretty good! I stayed here as it was close to an event I was attending. I was pleasantly surprised when I saw my room. Modern, clean and a good size. Very comfortable bed and a big bathroom. Huge flatscreen TV and a good sized kitchenette. Very comfortable stay.
Thank Lisa WLG
Response from Charlie Y, Manager at Alpha Motel
Responded 26 Sep 2017
Thank you so much for your review. We are looking forward to seeing you again!
Equestrian E
Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 Aug 2017via mobile
Clean and tidy and quiet but only 1 mirror I bathroom for a 2 bedroom unit and only 1 wardrobe in 1 bedroom and nothing in second bedroom
Great size lounge and comfortable
Easy parking and close to town
Thank Equestrian E
Response from Charlie Y, Manager at Alpha Motel
Responded 28 Aug 2017
Thanks for staying with us. We are looking forward to seeing you next time!!
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 Jul 2017via mobile
the hotel was clean and cool view yo. very friendly and helpful admin.
there was a comfy bed with electric blankets and lile 5 rooms lol. plenty of space and not far away from the city square. super cool dude.
Thank FergBurgerIsNice
Brand new luxury apartment complex opened on October 06, 2008. Created by award-winning Stanley Joblin Allfrey Architects with the most discerning guest in mind. At the Alpha we provide the perfect mix of More comfort and style. A sumptuous decor of deep charcoal and sandstone tones, designer furnishings and luxurious bedding has been chosen with your ultimate comfort in mind. Just 5 minutes drive from Hagley Park, Westfield Riccarton Mall, railway station, Hoyts cinemas, cafés, restaurants and bars, Addington Raceway, Addinton AMI Rugby Stadium and Horncastle Events Centre. Only six minutes drive to the CBD and 12 minutes to the Christchurch Airport. All 11 rooms feature big screen LCD Smart TVs ( 42" or 50" ) with 50+ Sky digital channels, free high speed broadband internet and Wi-Fi, direct dial telephone and full size working desk. coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers. Refrigerators, irons/ironing boards. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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US$84 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
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US$84 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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"3 bedroom penthouse very spacious"
23 Oct 2017
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"Upstairs at the back was quiet."
28 Aug 2016
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"For quiet, near the back"
30 Jul 2016
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"I stayed in number 2, my family came for a day and stayed in 3. Both silent despite busy road"
26 Jun 2016
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