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75 Rue Jolie Akaroa Banks Penninsular, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair access
Laundry Service
4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewstop floorthird floorundercover parkingsquare supermarketrooms are largemiddle floorone nightno lifthelpful ownershuge bedgreat viewrestaurants and shopswould definitely stay here againcomfortable roomnew zealandsuperb locationwithin walking distance
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Just a stunning experience, from the great advice from check in,on what to see,where to eat from Murray to the amazing views. We totally loved our stay here and would totally recommend without a doubt. Thank you Murray and Felicity Ps attached is the...More

Thank NathanWA08
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night to celebrate my partner’s birthday, and wow, what an amazing little gem this was. We had a huge room on the top floor overlooking the water. Felicity and Murray were the friendliest hosts, they even let us check in at...More

Thank Michaela F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & i decided on a long weekend away from home,i thought Akaroa & christchurch,booked through booking .com great deal,stayed 1 nite & boy was it great,we were upgraded to a sea view room #1 on ground floor,absolutely fantastic, clean,heaps of room for 2,heated...More

Thank grubandslim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there for two night in room 12 on the third floor. We were absolutely blessed with weather on second day of our stay. I imagine any room on third floor would be fantastic. Lovely we balcony ,with outdoor furniture to enjoy a vino...More

Thank AnthonyM3797
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked our accommodation through Booking.com however next time I will book direct as I believe we would get a better deal. The rooms we booked were on the 2nd floor which gave us a partial view of the waterfront. I think the third floor would...More

Thank Natarsha S
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Description
Superb harbor views from most rooms at this 4 plus star plus motel. Rooms are spacious and comfortable. Super-king beds, private balcony. Double glazing and underfloor heating. Free WiFi each day in every room. ...More Free car parking with ltd under cover parking also. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$92 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Akaroa Criterion Hotel Christchurch
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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"Worth paying a little extra to be on top floor for the views"
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"Good view from second floor. I guess third floor would be even better."
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"Our second floor was quiet..."
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"Rooms on the top floor have a nice view of the harbor"
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