Garden City Motel offers clean, spacious and quiet units and is fondly known to many as their “home away from home”, with excellent customer service being our specialty. We are proud recipients of a Green Leaders award, recognising our efforts to manage the motel with ecological sensitivity, and we have gained a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence. Last summer we won an award from the Christchurch Beautifying Association for our harmonious companion planting of herbs, flowers and vegetables.
Our centrally located motel with caters for all types of guests, including professionals, couples, families and sports teams. Boasting generous size units, we have a Queen Studio (sleeps 1 – 2), a King Studio (sleeps 1 – 2), Super King Studios (sleeps 1 – 6) and 1 and 2 bedroom units (sleeps 1 – 5). We also have 2 wheelchair access units. All units are self contained and most have generous kitchens, with fridge/freezers, ovens and microwaves. The units have their own heatpumps/air conditioning and there is free WiFi, Sky TV and off street parking. All of our units are smoke free.
Our motel is located 10 minutes from Christchurch Airport and approximately 5 minutes from Northwood Super Centre and Northlands Mall, the latter hosting Graham Condon Recreational Sports Centre and Pools and Hoyts Movie Theatres. Daniels Road Shops – local dairy, pharmacy, Coasters Tavern & Bar a five minute walk away. Close to St Bedes College (2 min walk), Northcote Primary School, Papanui Primary and Secondary Schools. Just around the corner is a range of superb restaurants, which includes the popular Greek restaurant Costas and Chillingworth Road Fine Dining. Our location makes us an ideal choice for those wanting easy and close access to Burwood Hospital & St Georges Hospital, Bottle Lake Forest, Willowbank, Orana Park and the Antarctic Centre. There are also nine golf courses within a 5 km radius.