George Hotel - Christchurch

50 Park Terrace, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8001  show map
 5 stars
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George Hotel - Christchurch

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Cycling

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Editorial review:

This offering is known across the country for its outstanding service and its cuisine. In fact, top restaurant reviewers have rated the two restaurants as two of the best in all of New Zealand. This stylish hotel is located close to Hagley Park and is definitely a nice spot to begin exploring this quiet city.

Overview

Located in the centre of Christchurch, the George is a luxury hotel renowned for high-class services and award winning restaurants. The George Christchurch was completely redesigned in 2009. The hotel overlooks gorgeous Hagley Park and river Avon, with the most important attractions being just a stone’s throw away.

The George houses two stunning restaurants: 50 on Park Restaurant and Bar, and Pescatore with enchanting view of over the Hagley Park. Refined atmosphere, contemporary design and delicious cooking of Andrew Brown and his team place these restaurants among New Zealand’s best dining options.

The hotel rooms offer all modern conveniences. Housing a number of conference rooms and numerous facilities, the George is highly popular among business travelers. It is also a very appreciated wedding venue due to adjacent gardens, superb location, exquisite cuisine and extraordinary service.

The George was named the New Zealand's Leading Boutique Hotel, as well as one of Oceania’s top 20 Hotels. It is also a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   53.

Rooms

All 53 rooms are equipped with the most modern conveniences, such as LCD television, movie system, radio, mini bar, personal security safe, remote controlled air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, modem connection points for fax or internet, Wi-Fi, etc. There are few room options to choose from. For instance, the ‘Park Suites’ feature art contemporary interiors, the ‘Residence’ located beside the hotel are for those who seek a peaceful setting, ‘Premium Executive Rooms’ are extremely specious and offer the highest level of comfort.

Dining options

The hotel houses two restaurants. Pescatore is an iconic Christchurch restaurant with, open from late Tuesday till Saturday. 50 On Park Restaurant and Bar is a chic bar with menu changing throughout the year. Breakfast is available at Pescatore from 6:30am.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of NZD 19.50 per person per night.  The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of NZD 29.50 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel has conference and banqueting facilities for groups of 8-150 people. In addition, there are six separate rooms suitable for meetings, presentations, seminars, workshops and dinners.

Leisure

While staying at the George you will have a complimentary access to the Offsite Gym Clarendon Health club. The hotel offers spa rejuvenation and massage in a private room, highly appreciated relaxing opportunity for mind and body.

Additional features

The hotel is renowned for one-to-one staff to guest ratio. In addition to services mentioned above, the hotel offers a complimentary laundry service, valet service, complimentary local newspaper and a 24-hour room service.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

50 Park Terrace, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8001

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City Center
  • Christchurch
    3300 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Pescatore
    100 ft
  • 50 Bistro (cuisine: Contemporary, New Zealand)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens
    1900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    53

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Rooms and availability

All 53 rooms are equipped with the most modern conveniences, such as LCD television, movie system, radio, mini bar, personal security safe, remote controlled air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, modem connection points for fax or internet, Wi-Fi, etc. There are few room options to choose from. For instance, the ‘Park Suites’ feature art contemporary interiors, the ‘Residence’ located beside the hotel are for those who seek a peaceful setting, ‘Premium Executive Rooms’ are extremely specious and offer the highest level of comfort.

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    Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed
    Size: 475 sq. feet
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      Executive Room
      Size: 315 sq. feet
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        Luxury Suite
        Size: 640 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel George Hotel - Christchurch Christchurch location
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          Hotel Address:

          50 Park Terrace, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8001

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Christchurch
            3300 ft
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Pescatore
            100 ft
          • 50 Bistro (cuisine: Contemporary, New Zealand)
            100 ft
          Parks
          • Christchurch Botanic Gardens
            1900 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            53

          Hotel Awards

          New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChristchurchGeorge

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

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          George Location

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          • Museums
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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          The major tourist attractions are located nearby the George. Cathedral square, Christchurch art gallery and art centre, Avon river, Ellerslie flower show and famous Antarctic attractions are all in close proximity.

          Popular areas

          • Cathedral Square - 2700 ft
          • City Center - 3000 ft

          Places of interest

          • Abacus Institute of Studies - 2000 ft
          • Christchurch City Council - 2300 ft
          • Christchurch City Council - 2300 ft
          • Christchurch District Court - 2300 ft
          • Christchurch City Council - 2300 ft
          • LWR Industries Limited - 3000 ft
          • Foodstuffs - South Island - 3000 ft
          • Anzco Foods Limited / Canterbury Meat Packers Ltd - 3000 ft
          • Waterloo Business Park Christchurch - 3000 ft
          • Izone Business Park - 3000 ft
          • Ryman Healthcare Limited - 3000 ft
          • Portlink Industrial Park - 3000 ft
          • Christchurch Cathedral - 3000 ft
          • MWH New Zealand Limited - 3000 ft
          • Canterbury District Health Board - 3000 ft

          Train stations

          • Christchurch Art Gallery - 1400 ft

          Convention centers

          • Christchurch Arts Centre - 1700 ft
          • Christchurch Convention Centre - 3000 ft

          Shopping areas

          • Canterbury Museum - 1400 ft

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • The Chalice - 2700 ft

          Museums

          • Victoria Square - 2000 ft
          • Botanical Gardens - 2300 ft
          • Hagley Park - 2300 ft

          Theaters

          • Christchurch Town Hall - 1700 ft
          • Theatre Royal - 2700 ft

          Business areas

          • Victoria Street - 1000 ft
          • Re:START - 3000 ft

          Local attractions

          • Hagley Park - 5100 ft
            Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch
          • Mona Vale - 1.1 mi
            63 Fendalton Rd, Christchurch
          • Earth and Sky - 1.3 mi
            PO Box 112, Lake Tekapo
          • The Arts Centre - 5200 ft
            Worcester Blvd, Christchurch
          • Science Alive - 1.2 mi
            392 Moorhouse Ave, Christchurch

          Near the hotel

          • Cramner Courts Building - 1100 ft
            Cramner Square, Christchurch
          • Canterbury Museum - 1900 ft
            Rolleston Ave, Christchurch
          • Christchurch Town Hall - 2000 ft
            86 Kilmore Street, Christchurch
          • Peacock Fountain - 2100 ft
            Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Christchurch
          • Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 1900 ft
            Rolleston Ave, Christchurch
          • Canterbury Provincial Buildings - 1800 ft
            Corner Durham and Armagh Streets, Christchurch
          • Christchurch Art Gallery (Te Puna o Waiwhetu) - 2000 ft
            Worcester Blvd & Montreal St, Christchurch

          Restaurants nearby

          • Pescatore - 100 ft

            Address: 50 Park Terrace
            Phone: 03 371 0257

            64% likes this, based on 67 reviews

          • Procope Coffee House - 1100 ft

            Address: 77 Victoria Street

            85% likes this, based on 27 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          • King of Snake - 1200 ft

            Address: 145 Victoria Street
            Phone: +64 3 365 7363

            63% likes this, based on 65 reviews
            Cuisine: Thai, Asian fusion, Asian, Malaysian

          • 50 Bistro - 100 ft

            Address: 50 Park Terrace
            Phone: 03 371 0250

            71% likes this, based on 61 reviews
            Cuisine: Contemporary, New Zealand
            Price Range: USD 18 - USD 42

          • Kum Pun Thai Restaurant & Beer Garden - 1100 ft

            Address: 73 Victoria St
            Phone: 03-365-5494

            86% likes this, based on 9 reviews
            Cuisine: Thai

          Getting there.

          The hotel lies on the corner of Park Terrace and Peterborough St, at 50 Park Terrace. It takes approximately 20 minutes to get from the Airport to The George Hotel. The hotel lies within 20-minute drive from Belfast (North) and about same time from Hornby (South).

          Getting around.

          The hotel lies within 5-minute walk to the nearest bus stop and about 15-minute walk to the nearest station - Christchurch. The airport is located only 9km away from the George Christchurch hotel.

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            53

          Hotel Awards

          New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChristchurchGeorge

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

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          George Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at George

          Average guest rating

          8.4out of 10
          Superb
          Based on 13 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            10.0

            The staff were absolutely on to everything, nothing was too much effort.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            This was nice upon entering the hotel reception, the concierge acknowledged my return back to stay @ The George (2nd visit). All the staff were very accommodating and couldn't do enough for you.

            Nothing springs to mind.................

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Friendly, relaxed, luxurious, handy to city

            It would be nice to have more of a view from the room.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Very nice hotel with pleasant and helpful staff!

            Breakfast not included - should have been at that price!

          How to reach hotel

          hotel George Hotel - Christchurch Christchurch location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          50 Park Terrace, Christchurch, New Zealand, 8001

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Christchurch
            3300 ft
          Airports
          Restaurants
          • Pescatore
            100 ft
          • 50 Bistro (cuisine: Contemporary, New Zealand)
            100 ft
          Parks
          • Christchurch Botanic Gardens
            1900 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            53

          Hotel Awards

          New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChristchurchGeorge

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

          Use Badge