Grand Chancellor Christchurch Hotel

161 Cashel Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8011  show map
 4 stars
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Grand Chancellor Christchurch Hotel

Internet

Internet access

Parking

NZD 15 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator
Kitchen facilities

Mini-fridge

Overview

Grand Chancellor Christchurch is a 4-star property in Christchurch CBD district of Christchurch close to restaurants, golf courses and pubs. The hotel opened its doors in 1995 and was remodeled in 2007.

Christchurch Gondola is located just 8.1 km away. The property is set within 1 km distance from the city center.

Grand Chancellor Christchurch offers a sweeping view to its guests.

A 10-minute walk from Christchurch Art Gallery train station. The hotel is located 10 minutes walk from Christchurch International airport.

Rooms

This contemporary property has 176 quiet guestrooms with central heating, satellite television, an iron with ironing board, a minibar and coffee/tea makers. Many guestrooms offer views of Alps and the Pacific Ocean. The rooms have sophisticated decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests are invited to the Exchange bar to unwind with a drink. Offering Thai and Asian dishes, Ann's Thai Restaurant & Bar is a 5-minute walk away.

Services

Cars are available for rent at Grand Chancellor Christchurch.

Relax

Active guests can advantage of a gym and a fitness center offered on site.

Internet

Modem internet access is available in the hotel rooms at NZD 9.95 per hour.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby at NZD 15 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   26.  Number of rooms:   176.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Internet access
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed NZD 30
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed NZD 30
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

161 Cashel Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8011

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City Center
  • Christchurch
    1000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Mela Indian Restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
    500 ft
  • The China Kitchen (cuisine: Chinese)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    26
  • Number of rooms:
    176

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center700 ft
  • SOL Square700 ft
  • Cathedral Square700 ft

Places of interest

  • Avonmore Tertiary Institute400 ft
  • Portlink Industrial Park700 ft
  • Southern Institute of Technology700 ft
  • LWR Industries Limited700 ft
  • Kathmandu Ltd700 ft
  • AgResearch700 ft
  • Waterloo Business Park Christchurch700 ft
  • Canterbury District Health Board700 ft
  • ASURE New Zealand Limited700 ft
  • Foodstuffs - South Island700 ft
  • Izone Business Park700 ft
  • AMI Insurance Ltd700 ft
  • Ryman Healthcare Limited700 ft
  • House of Travel Group700 ft
  • Anzco Foods Limited700 ft
  • Anzco Foods Limited / Canterbury Meat Packers Ltd700 ft
  • Holcim New Zealand Ltd700 ft
  • Foodstuffs Limited700 ft
  • Christchurch Cathedral700 ft
  • Photoetch Industries Ltd700 ft
  • Cavendish Business Park700 ft
  • Gough Gough and Hamer Ltd700 ft
  • New Zealand Brain Research Institute700 ft
  • High Court Christchurch700 ft
  • Fulton Hogan Headquarters700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Cashel Street Shopping Area700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • The Chalice700 ft

Local attractions

  • Orana Wildlife Park1.1 mi
    Papanui, Christchurch
  • Earth and Sky1.5 mi
    PO Box 112, Lake Tekapo
  • Riccarton House & Bush2.0 mi
    16 Kahu Rd, Fendalton, Christchurch
  • Hagley Park1.1 mi
    Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch
  • Mona Vale1.8 mi
    63 Fendalton Rd, Christchurch

Near the hotel

  • Avon River800 ft
    ChristchurchNew Zealand
  • Bridge of Remembrance900 ft
    Cashel Street, Christchurch
  • Canterbury Provincial Buildings2100 ft
    Corner Durham and Armagh Streets, Christchurch
  • Christchurch Art Gallery 2400 ft
    Worcester Blvd & Montreal St, Christchurch
  • Cashel Street900 ft
    Cashel Street, Christchurch
  • Southern Encounter1200 ft
    33 Cathedral Square, Christchurch
  • The Arts Centre2200 ft
    Worcester Blvd, Christchurch

Restaurants nearby

  • Mela Indian Restaurant500 ft

    Address: Christchurch High street

    71% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • The Mexican Cafe500 ft

    Address: 110 Lichfield Street
    Phone: (03) 377 5515

    58% likes this, based on 52 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • Pagoda Court Licenced Restaurant600 ft

    Address: 677 Colombo St
    Phone: 366-3931

    Cuisine: Asian, Chinese

  • The China Kitchen500 ft

    Address: 17B Main North Road
    Phone: 03-365 1088

    67% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Christchurch Tramway Restaurant600 ft

    Address: 7 Tramway Lane
    Phone: 366-7511

    66% likes this, based on 23 reviews
    Cuisine: Continental

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    26
  • Number of rooms:
    176

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Grand Chancellor Christchurch Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Chancellor Christchurch

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
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Based on 25 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Was perfectly acceptable, comfortable and clean

    One little annoyance, we asked about car parking in the building next door and was told it would be $18.00 (or thereabouts), but when we paid for our park it was $23.00 (or thereabouts), when we said we were staying at your hotel, they said we needed to have a hotel pass (or similar) to get the discount. You hotel reception should have advised us of this.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Location and good service.

    The internet charges are excessive and in this day and age should be provided as part of the hotel package and not another revenue stream for the hotel.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Great location. The concierge were very helpful and the beds the most comfortable I have slept in a hotel. Great buffet breakfast.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Nice big clean room. Helpful staff.

    Coach parties filling the breakfast room

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Handy to city center, good staff, good food, good service

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff, and atmosphere.

    The food sadly was tastless, and the service was poor.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    It totally met our requirements even though it was only a short stay until we had to leave for the airport-the staff were very professional and helpful.After having travelled all day, we had a late dinner in our room and the food was delicious.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Change of sheets when requested by friendly staff who did not hesitate. Room for 3 children.

    Genital hair on sheets when we arrived. Hotel a little bit dated now, but only to be expected for the price.

  • Single
    6.6

    I actually only used it to sleep in because I was too busy with work during the day.

    It was quite noisy to my liking. I can attribute that to the IPC event and the participants. However, it was still a bit over my level of tolerance considering it is an expensive hotel.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Location and helpful front desk staff

    It was very overpriced for what is essentially a boring modern building, one night was $100 more than the other, we were told this was because of availability. We came back into our room for a nap about 2pm and the room was not done so asked them not to bother. Most hotels in Europe have free WiFi, this was very expensive and unavailable in your room at the Hotel Grand Chancellor

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    This hotel looked remarkably good despite the fact that it had obviously sustained some damage in the recent earthquakes. Comfortable and spacious room.

    Breakfast was below standard for a hotel of this quality. Cooked food swimming in oil and the tea served from a flask was cold & stewed. I asked for fresh tea and they did bring an individual pot. Shame they dont do this as standard. The concierge watched me struggle through the swing door with several large bags and had to be asked to help!!

  • Couple
    9.2

    It had a nice atmosphere and the room was very relaxing.

How to reach hotel

hotel Grand Chancellor Christchurch Hotel Christchurch location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

161 Cashel Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8011

Get directions
City Center
  • Christchurch
    1000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Mela Indian Restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
    500 ft
  • The China Kitchen (cuisine: Chinese)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    26
  • Number of rooms:
    176

Hotel Awards

New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChristchurchGrand Chancellor Christchurch

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in New Zealand

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