390 Yaldhurst Road , Christchurch , CANTERBURY , New Zealand View hotel location on the map
The Airport Birches Motel, built 2001, is located just 4 kilometres from the Christchurch Airport, but out of the flight plan. All our rooms are GROUND FLOOR with NO additional floors on top. We offer our guests the comfort and convenience of being close to the Christchurch Airport, without the noise and hassle.
Our courtesy shuttle service operates between the Christchurch Airport and Railway station between 9:00am - 1:00am everyday, except, Xmas Eve, Day, Boxing Day & New Years Eve, Day. PLEASE PROVIDE FLIGHT DETAILS IF SHUTTLE SERVICE IS REQUIRED. Note that we can only provide one transfer per unit booked from Christchurch Airport. In addition to this we offer a park and fly option for those wishing to leave their cars behind whilst they travel overseas, Conditions apply.
We are close to both Hornby Shopping mall (2 minute drive, 10 minute walk) and Westfield Riccarton (5 minute drive). We are also one of the closest motels to Riccarton Racecourse & Riccarton Park Convention Centre, we offer a shuttle them during normal shuttle hours. Though it is only a few minutes walk. We are also only 5 minutes walk from a nearby minigolf and driving range, for those interested in Golfing. If you are heading into the city there is a local bus service that is a mere 400m down the road.
We are ideally positioned for incoming travellers as we are on the crossroads of both the North and South bypasses. As well as on the main road off to the West Coast. Making us a perfect base to start your holiday. If you are looking closer a field, then Akaroa and Hanmer Springs as well as Arthur's pass are all within around 2 hours drive of us. Along with all the Ski Fields, such as Porters Heights and Mt Hutt.
For those hungry travellers a large number of local eateries will deliver to our motel, as well as free transfers to the popular Avonhead Tavern. There is also a 24 hour service station down the road for snacks and goodies.
So for a relaxing experience stay, stay with us at the Airport Birches Motel.
Check in from: 2:00 pm
Check out by: 10:00 am
We offer wireless internet access throughout the motel.
We also offer free fax services.
To use our courtesy shuttle service, when you arrive at the airport, go to the accommodation boards, and use one of the freephones there. Dial 19, this will connect you to us and a shuttle will be with you shortly after that. Please note this service runs between 9:00am - 1:00am everyday, except, Xmas Eve, Day, Boxing Day & New Years Eve, Day. PLEASE ADVISE FLIGHT DETAILS / CHECK IN TIME.
ONLY ONE PICK UP FROM CHCH AIRPORT PER UNIT BOOKED.
Arrival at Railway Station. Please ring us on the accommodation phones, dial 19 or ring us on 0508 342333
From the Airport
Head along Memorial Ave, till you reach Russley Road, the second round about, TURN RIGHT keep going until you reach the first set of traffic lights, beside the Caltex Service Station.Turn left here. We are located a few hundred metres down the road on your left.
From the Square (central city)
Head south down Colombo street, going past the bus exchange, turn right on Tuam Street, continue along till you connect onto Riccarton Ave. Then go directly ahead onto Riccarton Road. Follow that all the way along till you hit Yaldhurst Rd. We are at the far end on your right.
Off street parking is available, we ask guests to restrict the number of cars to one per unit.
Park and Fly
Car minding is charged at $2 per day. This must be organised before your arrival.