Accommodation - Kauri Motel On Riccarton Christchurch

Each of our units has been carefully and thoughtfully equipped with everything you might need for a  most enjoyable and relaxing boutique motel experience. Our clean and cosy, modern units are fully self-contained with refrigerator, multi-function microwave, twin hobs, and essential tea and coffee making facilities. free wifi

Four of our units are fitted with relaxing double corner spa baths with a shower over the bath and every unit has a high pressure shower with  a shower dome attached as well as toilet and vanity, heated towel rail and heater We have one unit available which is conveniently wheelchair accessible and we are the only motel in Christchurch to offer equipment esspecially for our hearing impared guests. This equipment includes specialised smoke alarms, doorbell signalers, and vibrating clock radios.

We treat each and every guest as individuals whom we are grateful for the opportunity to provide our quality boutique accommodation for. We boast a host of extra features we have installed and maintained in our modern motel units, ensuring we provide maximum comfort and convenience for our guests, who are often repeat visitors. See our Facilities page for a list of our unique features and extra services.

We welcome you to enjoy entertainment, snacks, meals and retail therapy at just a hop, skip, and a jump away from our studio units, conveniently located in New Zealand's second largest mall - Westfield Riccarton, which is directly across the road.

We are conveniently located on a many major bus routes and only a five minute drive from Christchurch Central City where the must-see Re:Start Mall and Quake City are located.

Conveniently close by is the University of Canterbury, College of Education, and the beautiful Christchurch Botanic Gardens which are bordered on three sides by the largest urban open space in Christchurch - the green expanse of Hagley Park, the third largest park of its kind in the world. Also nearby is our historic Christchurch Museum featuring the famous Paua House from Bluff, and Addington and Riccarton Raceways which are often the sites for entertainment with events and local market days. Take the time to visit AMI Stadium and the Horncastle Arena or enjoy a short walk to Deans Bush and Riccarton House for the Saturday Farmers Market and a Craft Market on most Sundays.

At Kauri Motel On Riccarton,we pride themselves on making each guest feel right at home during their time in Christchurch. As a result we have been voted as winners of The Peoples Choice Award 2010 for the motel section, and awarded a Certificate of Excellence for the last 5 years by Trip Advisor, and rated at 9.3 on

We send special thanks to our many repeat guests for this honor, and welcome new visitors to experience this beautiful and constantly-evolving city from our boutique motel units in Riccarton, an area which has essentially become Christchurch's new CBD!