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The Best Western Clyde on Riccarton Motel & Apartments is the first choice for exceptional, affordable Christchurch accommodation, offering 23 luxury 4 star self-contained studios, 1 & 2 bedroom self contained serviced apartments in idyllic Christchurch, just north of Banks Peninsula, on the east coast of New Zealand's South Island.
Christchurch is the South Island's largest city and is known as the Garden City with extensive parks and gardens, including the well known Botanic Gardens and Hagley Park. Winding its way through the City is the River Avon, you can jump on an English punt and sit back and enjoy the sights from a different view.
Nearby Banks Peninsula provides a wide range of attractions. The French settlement of Akaroa offers colonial architecture, craft stores, cafes and wineries. Relax in the sun at French Bay or head out onto the harbour, where scenic, fishing and wildlife encounter cruises are available. Christchurch is also within a short driving distance of several South Island ski fields. While closer to the city, there is excellent windsurfing on Lyttelton Harbour and in the Avon-Heathcote Estuary. Relax in the thermal pools at Hanmer springs or world-class whale watching facilities are available at Kaikoura, both to the north of Christchurch. Pay a visit to Mount Cavendish Gondola, which is a 945 metre Gondola ride that gently lifts visitors, in the comfort of 4 person passenger cabins, almost 500 metres (1500 feet) above sea level. Unique 360 degree views of Christchurch, the Canterbury Plains and Lyttelton Harbour unfold as you rise to the summit complex, on the crater rim of Christchurch's famous extinct volcano.
Conveniently located, Best Western Clyde on Riccarton Motel & Apartment is is only a few minutes of both the airport & Christchurch CBD, just a short stroll to cafes, the Bush Inn Centre and a variety of restaurants. Enjoy the thriving cultural precinct with its local crafts and ethnic food stalls, combined with galleries, studios and specialist shops. Within easy access to all the major tourist attractions, restaurants and shopping, including Westfield Shopping Centre, Clyde on Riccarton affordable Christchurch accommodation is minutes away from the Westpactrust Stadium and Entertainment Centre, Railway Station, University of Canterbury, College of Education and Westfield Shopping Centre. A short bus ride to Cathedral Square, Botanic Gardens, Museum, Art Galleries, Christchurch Hospital and Hagley Park Sports Grounds.
Clyde on Riccarton offers affordable Christchurch accommodation - the best of all worlds - business, pleasure, nature, culture and adventure.
Offering a choice of studios, 1 and 2 bedroom self contained serviced apartment, all guest accommodation is quiet, luxurious, comfortable, modern and non smoking, with double glazed windows to ensure a sound nights sleep. All apartments further offer in room heating, fans, comfortable bedding with electric blankets, wardrobe, a private modern ensuite bathroom with shower, toilet, hairdryer, heated towel rail and FREE bathroom amenities ( some with SPA BATH, subject to request), AAM/FM alarm clock, seating area with sofa, dining table and chairs, flat-screen TV, FREE Sky TV, FREE WIFI, writing desk with lamp and chair, full kitchen facilities with cook top, microwave, fridge, toaster, tea/coffee making facilities, complimentary plunger tea & Moccona coffee making facilities, direct dial telephone, safe deposit box, iron/ironing board and private patio/balcony. All towels and linen are provided. The 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments further offer seperate bedrooms and a spacious, seperate lounge dinning room.
For guest convenience, the Best Western Clyde on Riccarton Motel & Apartments, Christchuch offers an excellent range of guest facilities and services. Enjoy the BBQ facilities and entertainment area while the children make use of the play area with trampoline in a delightful garden setting. Further facilities include FREE offstreet car parking ( including oversized vehicles), a guest laundry, same day dry cleaning service, luggage storage, baby sitting service, FREE cot hire, on site restaurant for cooked and continental breakfast, airport shuttle, tour desk, courtesy car / pick up / drop off by arrangement, daily house keeping, disabled facilities, express check in/out, and room service. The friendly staff are on hand to ensure maximum guest comfort and can advise of all near by attractions and assist with rental cars and sightseeing tours. Children aged 2 and under STAY FREE OF CHARGE if using existing bedding.
The Best Western Clyde on Riccarton Motel & Apartments, Christchuch also caters for business corporate travellers with wireless internet access in all apartments, photocopying service, secretarial services and faxing facilities.
The Best Western Clyde on Riccarton Motel & Apartments offers quality accommodation at affordable prices in an excellent Christchuch location.