Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square Hotel 4 stars

Customer review rating 4.3/5 9,039 reviews

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Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square
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Hotel extras

  • Comfortable, contemporary bar open till late

  • Modern, fully-equipped fitness centre

  • Large ergonomic work area, LCD TV, pay movies

  • Choice of flexible rooms for effective events

  • 20 minutes' drive from the airport

This hotel participates to Planet 21 and is acting in favour of Positive Hospitality.

Services in the hotel and nearby

Check-in from 14h00

Check out up to 11h00

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Services and practical information
  • Online check-in
  • WIFI/Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Accessibility for people with reduced mobility
  • Babysitting on requestPaying
  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • Air conditioned
  • CHRISTCHURCH INTL. AIRPORTPaying
  • Languages spoken at the hotel
  • Reception open 24 hours a day
  • Early check-in/Late check-outPaying
  • Dry cleaning / Ironing
  • Currency exchange
  • Porter
  • Concierge
Catering
  • BreakfastPaying
  • 1 restaurant(s)
  • 1 bar(s)
  • Room service
Leisure and activities
  • Fitness centre
  • Babysitting on requestPaying
  • Other sports activitiesPaying
Business services
  • 5 meeting room(s)
  • Web Corner on a Mac
  • Business centre
  • Copy/print service available

Hotel location

Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square

52 Cathedral Square
8011
christchurch
new zealand

Tel: +6433722111

Fax: (+64)3/3722112

Check-in from 14h00

Check out up to 11h00

  • By plane

    CHRISTCHURCH INTL. AIRPORT At 11.5km / 7.15 miles - Shuttle paying

GPS :-43.530636, 172.637298

Our accommodation(s)

A spacious room with either a King bed or two Double beds, plus an ensuite bath or shower, wireless internet access, double-glazed windows, a work area, large LCD TV, pay movies, a safe, hairdryer and more. Up to 2 adults and 2 children.

Executive Suite with 1 king bed

  • Max. number of persons: 3
  • Area: From 39 / 420 sq ft
  • Views: City View *

* Subject to availability

  • Wireless internet in your room
  • High speed internet
  • Coffee/tea making facilities
  • Satellite/cable colour TV
  • Business Desk(...)
Suite

Our restaurants and bars

THE SQUARE RESTAURANT

Type of cuisine: International

Serving fresh, local produce with a kiwiana flare, in a modern and charming atmosphere, the Square Restaurant with à la carte lounge offers semi-formal dining in contemporary surroundings.

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Lunch

06:00 - 14:00

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Dinner

14:00 - 22:00

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THE SQUARE BAR

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Enjoy a relaxed drink in contemporary surroundings at Square Bar. This inviting lounge bar is ideal for after work meetings and casual drinks.

Lunch

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Dinner

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Your meetings and events

Our meeting rooms

  • Number of meeting rooms: 5

  • Maximum size: 116

  • Maximum capacity: 130 people

  • Maximum banquet capacity: 90 people

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Our guest reviews for
Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square

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ALL Rating 4.3/5

9,039 reviews

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TripAdvisor Rating 4.0/5

1,364 reviews

2020 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of excellence 2020

Central Christchurch Weekend Stay

TripAdvisor rating 4.0/5

158iaing 20/01/2021 TripAdvisor review

Situated right in Cathedral Square, points of the central city are within walking distance. Good sized rooms that are well serviced and comfortable, with nice squishy bed. Restaurant on site if required with gym, bars etc.

Great stay

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Brooke Families - 18/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

All the staff were so friendly and helpful location of hotel is great for easy access to the city and penguin hunt

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. It is always a pleasure to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay and been well looked after by the team. I will be certain to pass on your kind words to the team. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Central Christchurch Hotel

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Iain Solo - 18/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Great over night stay. most comfortable room

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay with us at Novotel Christchurch. I am happy to read you had a comfortable stay with us. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

A Hotel Worth A Visit

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Briar H. Couples - 17/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

The Novotel in the Cathedral Square is a great place to see the developement of ChristChurch. The rooms are spacious and clean. A lovely dining room and fabulous food. Staff are very efficient and know their job.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us at Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square. We are delighted to receive your feedback and to hear that you had an enjoyable stay. Our central city location not only provides great views of the city but certainly enables our guests easy access to get out and explore all that Christchurch has on offer. We thank you for your support of our hotel and do trust you next stay will be as pleasant as the previous one. Kind regards, Brooke Jolly Front Office Manager

Outstanding Stay

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Bill L. Families - 17/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

I was there for a total of 20 nights over 2 months in December and January. My stay was faultless. The staff were fantastic and friendly.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! We very much appreciate your comments regarding your recent stays with us over the past two months. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and were well looked after by the team. We do thank you for your continued support of our hotel and look forward to welcoming you back next time you travel to Christchurch. Kind regards, Brooke Jolly Front Office Manager
Customer review rating 4.3/5

Aaron S. Families - 17/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

It was excellent in most ways. Please note the dirty/stained upholstery on the dining room chairs looks like it needs a good clean.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have noted your feedback regarding the dining chairs and your concerns have been passed onto the team to further investigate. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we do look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Brooke Jolly Front Office Manager

Well located, relaxed

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Lomsta Families - 17/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Food in restaurant was great

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square. We are pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable and relaxing stay. We do thank you for your support of our hotel and do look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Brooke Jolly Front Office Manager

Good service as always

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Sharron Couples - 17/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Very good service and a great location

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and to hear that our guests have had an enjoyable stay. We will be certain to pass on your kind words to the team. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we do trust your next visit will be as pleasant as the previous one. Kind regards, Brooke Jolly Front Office Manager

Great location

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Gj Families - 17/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Very good. Nice staff

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and were well looked after by the team. Our central city location certainly does enable our guests easy access to explore all that Christchurch has on offer. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we do look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Brooke Jolly Front Office Manager

Great location

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Andrew Families - 17/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

A pleasant experience with a few frustrations

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our central city location. We have noted your feedback regarding parking and maintenance issues in your room and passed this onto the team to further investigate. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we do hope to see you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Brooke Jolly Front Office Manager

Very good location .

Customer review rating 4.3/5

J J. Couples - 15/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

We had a very enjoyable time and the service/room was amazing.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. I am happy to read you had a comfortable stay with us. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Great location, Tidy and Great staff

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Lee C. Business - 14/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Fantastic, easy check in and check out. Staff were wonderful, the rooms were clean. A great experience all round.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. It is always a pleasure to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay and been well looked after by the team. I will be certain to pass on your kind words to the team. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Conveniently located.

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Vc N. Friends - 14/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Very friendly and helpful staff.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for choosing Novotel Christchurch for your recent stay in the garden city. Our central city location certainly does provide close proximity to all must see attractions Christchurch has on offer. Thank you again for sharing your feedback, we look forward to welcoming you back to Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

good location room just satisfactory

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Scott C. Families - 14/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Room was tatty with paint chips and scruffs, drains had bad smells, shower was weak. air-con noisy, no extractor fan in bathroom

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square. Please do accept our apologies that your stay did not meet your expectations. At Novotel, we strive to provide a superior service experience for every customer and we are disappointed to hear that on this occasion we have obviously fallen short. Your feedback has been passed onto the relevant teams to further investigate internally. We appreciate your sharing your concerns, and it is our hope that you will give us the opportunity to better serve you in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Excellent location. Clean hotel

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Steve B. Couples - 13/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Great location overlooking the cathedral. Central location.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. Our central city location certainly does offer great views of Christchurch city and surrounding areas. We do hope to welcome you back to the garden city in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager
Customer review rating 4.3/5

Lyall S. Couples - 13/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

WE thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The room was of a comfortable temperature and the bed very comfortable.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. I am happy to read you had a comfortable stay with us. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Helpful staff, great location too

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Alice S. Friends - 13/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

My friend arrived and was greatest well. The Staff were informative about local information to do with parking. Made suggestions about local places. Explained how the things in the hotel worked. Sooo generous with time.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay with us. It is always a pleasure to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay and been well looked after by the team. I will be certain to pass on your kind words to the team. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Great hotel

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Paul W. Couples - 13/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Stayed 1 night, great location handy to restaurants and shopping.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for choosing Novotel Christchurch for your recent stay in the garden city. Our central city location certainly does provide close proximity to all must see attractions Christchurch has on offer. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Great location right in city centre, friendly & efficient service

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Megan Families - 13/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Yes would definitely recommend, temporary parking not great but otherwise 100% would recommend.

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay with us at Novotel Christchurch. Our central city location certainly does allow our guests easy access to explore Christchurch and all that it has on offer. We do hope to welcome you back to the garden city in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

Great location for walking around city

Customer review rating 4.3/5

Stephen M. Couples - 12/01/2021 Confirmed reviews ALL

Our stay was part of an Air NZ Mystery Weekend so we were very pleased to be staying so central

Greetings from Novotel Christchurch! Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square. Our central city location certainly does allow our guests easy access to explore Christchurch and all that it has on offer. Thank you again for taking the time to share on your experience, we hope to welcome you back to Novotel Christchurch in the near future. Kind regards, Sonal Thakur Assistant Manager

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