36 Riccarton Road , Christchurch , CANTERBURY 8001 , New Zealand View hotel location on the map
Opened in July 2002, Lorenzo Motor Lodge is a Tuscany style complex with 12 luxuriously appointed suites. There are 6 studios, 4 one bedroom suites and 2 x two bedroom suites. Six of the suites have a double spa bath, private courtyard and/or balcony.
Lorenzo is situated just 250 metres from beautiful Hagley Park and the Botanical Gardens at 36 Riccarton Road. In the central area of Riccarton, Lorenzo is well situated and close by a number of quality restaurants, cafe's and Westfield Shopping Mall. Hagley Park provides a wonderful recreational area with a golf course, grass tennis courts, other sports areas and garden walks.
Lorenzo is 5 minutes from the City Centre, Christchurch Public and Womans Hospitals, Christchurch Railway Station, Westpac Trust sport and entertainment centre and the thoroughbred and harness racing venues of Riccarton Park and Addington. A leisurely 10 minute drive from Christchurch International Airport makes Lorenzo a great first and last stop with your travel plans.
Lorenzo Motor Lodge is a Qualmark rated property of 4 star plus quality that always impresses our guests. Your hosts, Mary & Mike Small, take a personal pride in the presentation of each room to ensure every guest is made to feel as though they were at home.
Our rooms are furnished with high quality bedding and Sheridan linen, and the kitchens each have a microwave, jug and toaster with the one and two bedroom suites having an electric frypan. There is two ring haub in each 2 bedroom apartment and a portable haub and saucepans are available if required. There is a dedicated high speed data point in each room with loan cat 5 cables available for your internet connection. Lorenzo has 10 Sky digital channels including two sport and two movie channels for your entertainment. Each room is equipped with an iron and ironing board together with a hair dryer in the bathroom.
Once inside your room, you will be impressed by the quietness and comfort of your decision to stay at Lorenzo Motor Lodge.
Check in from: 1:00 pm
Check out by: 10:00 am
Each room has a comfortable table for business work and if you are travelling with your laptop computer, you have broadband, high speed internet connection directly into your room. Two payment plans are available, either 30 cents per minute or $10.00 per day (24 hours from the time you first connect). Special payment plans are available for longer stays.
Our office also provides a fax and photocopying service for your needs.
From Christchurch International Airport, a Blue Star, First Direct or Gold Band taxi will cost you around $35.00 (there is a $7.00 surcharge for taxis to depart the Airport). We recommend that you only use one of these three companies. If you have a rental car, travel from the airport along Memorial Avenue into Fendalton Road. Turn right at the 'T' at Hagley Park and proceed through the next intersection to the round about at Riccarton Road. Turn right into Riccarton Road and proceed for about 250 meters where Lorenzo Motor Lodge is on your right at No. 36.
Driving into the city from South or West, proceed down Riccarton Road from Main South Road or Yaldhurst Road. Lorenzo is at 36 Riccarton Road on your left. From the north you will enter the city via Papanui. Turn right at Bealey Avenue and cross the bridge into Harper Avenue around Hagley Park. Turn right into Riccarton Road at the round about and Lorenzo is on your right some 250 metres along. We may be able to meet flights or the trains so please ask at the time of your reservation or nearer the time of your arrival.
Free off-street parking close to your room is available for one vehicle. If you have more than one vehicle and/or a trailer, these can be accommodated upon request. The car park is covered by 24 hour security cameras with recording data.