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Hotel Description

4.5-star ski hotel near Canterbury Museum

Winter getaway

Within a 15-minute walk of this Christchurch City Centre hotel, you'll find Canterbury Museum and Christchurch Casino. Christchurch Public Hospital and Hagley Park are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, express check-in, and valet parking. A snack bar/deli, WiFi in public areas, and express check-out are also on offer.

Comfy beds, WiFi

The 154 individually furnished guestrooms offer WiFi and comfy beds. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, refrigerators, and LED TVs with satellite channels.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
C$134 per night

Superior Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

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About the Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square

Location 50 Cathedral Square, Christchurch, 8011

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are available in public spaces for a fee. Event space at this hotel measures 3767 square feet (350 square meters) and includes conference space. A fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square. Parking is available for a fee. This 4.5-star Christchurch hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 154 guestrooms or units
  • 13 levels
  • 3767 sq ft of conference space
  • 350 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2009
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Ski equipment rentals
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) (10.3 km / 6.4 mi)
  • Train station: Christchurch Railway Station (4.4 km / 2.7 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square offers 154 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters. 49-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Christchurch hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • HD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Down blanket
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy buffet breakfast for a fee.

The Square Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 7 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 100.00 per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 32 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: NZD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 35 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.