Accommodation

The organisers have negotiated exclusive rates at the hotels listed below. Bookings at these hotels can be made via the Conference registration process.

Please note:  if when booking your hotel, the online system indicates it is full please email Rosanna Carleton rosanna@conference.nz with your preferred hotel and dates and she will be able to assist you. The hotel may not be full, your dates may fall outside the rooms held by the organisers.

Hotels listed is order of walking distance to Te Pae, the Conference venue.

 

   

Crowne Plaza

764 Colombo Street
60m from conference venue

Located in Central Christchurch just minutes from CBD dining, shopping and entertainment, Crowne Plaza Christchurch offers modern accommodation and dining options for the business or leisure traveller. Overlooking historic Victoria Square and the iconic Avon River, you'll be in the perfect spot to explore the city, or meet with colleagues, clients or friends in the onsite restaurant and bar, café or deli.

Standard Room $255*  
Relax in style at Crowne Plaza Hotel. Stay connected with WiFi and a 40 inch Samsung smart TV. Enjoy city views from your window seat or do business from your dedicated workspace and ergonomic chair. Stylish bathrooms include a dual head shower.

*Room rate only per night. Full buffet breakfast is available from $25 pp 

Check in 3.00pm / Check out 11.00am


 

Novotel Hotel

52 Cathedral Square
160m from conference venue

In the city centre, Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square is a 4.5 star, contemporary hotel. It is walking distance from the Convention Centre and Hagley Park.  Modern rooms at the Novotel Christchurch are spacious and stylish. All rooms feature wireless broadband access and LCD TVs. Novotel's restaurant is open throughout the day, serving New Zealand cuisine and excellent wines. There is also a fully equipped gym.

Superior room $229*
A spacious room offering 1 x king bed or 2 x double beds plus ensuite, wireless internet access, double-glazed windows, a work area and a large LCD TV.

*Room rate only. Full buffet breakfast is available from $28 pp 

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 11.00am

   

Distinction Hotel

14 Cathedral Square
200m from conference venue

The eleven storey, 4.5 star Christchurch hotel offers 179 elegant, air-conditioned hotel rooms including 3 floors of brand new Superior Rooms. This contemporary accommodation is out-fitted with the latest technology including large, flat screen Smart TVs.   The stylish Gumption Restaurant & Bar is the perfect place to enjoy drinks and delicious cuisine with friends or colleagues. Undercover valet parking in the hotel's on-site carpark is available at a fee.

Classic Room  $205*
These refurbished air-conditioned hotel rooms include a king bed combined with sumptuous linen as well as double glazed windows to ensure a restful night's sleep. An ensuite bathroom with shower over bath and complimentary Distinction toiletries. Comfortable armchair and a work desk, either 43" OR 55" flat screen smart television with SKY channels and FREE unlimited WiFi

Superior room $245*
Air-conditioned hotel rooms have been meticulously designed. Guests will be treated to a plush bed combined with sumptuous linen and double glazed windows to ensure a restful night's sleep. Modern ensuite bathroom with spacious walk-in shower featuring both standard and rain shower heads and complimentary Distinction toiletries. Comfortable armchair, a desk and workspace, 55" flat screen smart television with SKY channels and FREE unlimited WiFi.

*Room rate only per night. Full buffet breakfast is available from $25 pp

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 11.00am


 

Quest Apartments

Cathedral Junction, 113 Worcester St
300m from conference venue

Quest Christchurch serviced apartments offer a relaxed and comfortable Christchurch accommodation experience located in the heart of Christchurch. Offering a range of modern and stylish apartments all with work desks, broadband internet access and Sky TV.  Quest Christchurch offers a in-house breakfast option or enjoy the wide range of cafes and restaurants close by.

Studio $165*
This spacious, open-plan studio offers a private en suite bathroom. It also offers cable TV including channels and movies.

One bedroom $217*
This apartment features a balcony and a spacious lounge area. It offers kitchen facilities, an en suite bathroom and laundry facilities. It also offers cable TV including channels and movies.

*Room rate only per night.

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 10.00am


 

Urbanz Backpackers

273 Manchester St
300m from conference venue

Urbanz offers accommodation in downtown Christchurch. The building features a range of rooms with either shared or private bathrooms.  WiFi is provided throughout the building.  Guests can enjoy a drink at the on-site bar and there is a self-catering kitchen or continental breakfast is provided for an additional charge.   Urbanz is situated next to New Regent Street, which has a range of bars, cafes, restaurants and an inner city tram. 

Dorm room bed $35*
Dorm share accommodation, each bed comes with bed linen and towel, a secure and labelled locker. It also has its own power socket with USB compatible charging.  

Private room (shared bathroom) $75*
This heated double room comes with a TV, personal locker, bed linen and towels. There is 1 double bed and a power plug with USB compatible charging. Guests have access to shared bathroom facilities located nearby.  Rate includes towel and is valid for 1-2 people

Room rate only per night.

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 10.00am


 

Rendezvous Hotel

166 Gloucester Street
300m from venue

Located in the city centre, the Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch offers chic accommodation with city views.  All rooms at Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch have contemporary furnishings. Each one is fitted with air conditioning, work desk and tea and coffee making facilities.  Guest facilities include a fitness centre, business centre, restaurant and bar.

Room including breakfast for one person $225
Room including breakfast for two people $245

This air-conditioned room features a flat-screen TV, iPod docking station and a work desk with an ergonomic chair.  Rate is inclusive of daily breakfast

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 11.00am


 

ibis Hotel

107 Hereford Street
450m from conference venue

ibis Hotel is centrally located in the heart of Christchurch Just a short stroll to the beautiful Botanic Gardens, Cathedral square and shopping precinct.  The ibis features 155 contemporary rooms and Oopen Restaurant & Bar.   

Standard room $189* 
Each room features a either 1 x king-size bed or 2 x double beds,  tea/coffee making facilities, flat-screen TV and en suite bathroom

*Room rate only per night. Full buffet breakfast is available from $23 pp 

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 11.00am

   

BreakFree on Cashel

165 Cashel St 
650m from conference venue

Offering distinctively funky accommodation in the heart of Christchurch, you'll find BreakFree on Cashel offers modern rooms, with excellent facilities, Located in the centre of the CBD, the unique features of this hotel make it non-traditional, while being trendy and comfortable.

Inner urban double $115*
This compact room features an LCD smart TV with cable channels with in-room movies. There is an en suite bathroom with a shower.Please note that this room does not have windows and offers no natural light.

City urban double $125*
The City Urban Double features a window with lots of natural light, with a comfy bed, wireless internet – so you can connect your devices.  Samsung Smart TV technology with day to day app's available on screen, wireless keyboard as well as cell phone mirroring services with digital channels, in rooms movies and a fridge.

City urban queen $155*
The Inner Urban Queen gives you a little more space, with lots of great facilities including an LCD TV, in room movies, fridge, bathroom and more.

City urban king $175*
With a window that streams natural light, bathroom with shower, WiFi access, and the bonus of a comfortable King sized bed. Facilities including in room movies, LCD smart TV and digital channels.

City urban premium $205*
This spacious room is air-conditioned and offers city views. It features a flat-screen TV, a refrigerator, and a private bathroom with a shower.

*Room rate only. Full buffet breakfast available $22pp

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 11.00am


 

Rydges Latimer

30 Latimer Square
750m from conference venu
e
Enjoy luxurious Christchurch accommodation at the 4.5 star Rydges Latimer Hotel overlooking scenic Latimer Square.  The hotel offers 138 stylish rooms spread over the first four floors. Offering free, unlimited WIFI throughout all guest rooms. Bloody Mary's onsite restaurant  is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers mouth-watering menu items as well as a full bar.

Superior room $240*
The well-appointed Superior King room has a king bed, ensuite with walk-in shower, a work station with broadband connectivity and FREE WI-FI.  All rooms have an opening window, electronic in-room safe, in-house movies, flat screen tv, minibar and tea & coffee making facilities.

Deluxe room $265*
The well-appointed Deluxe King room has a king bed, ensuite with walk-in shower, a work station with broadband connectivity and FREE WI-FI.  Deluxe King rooms all have a balcony with an opening window, electronic in-room safe, in-house movies, flat screen tv, minibar and tea & coffee making facilities.

*Room rate only. Full buffet breakfast is available from $22 pp

Check in 2.00pm / Check out 11.00am

 

 

Terms & conditions

Reservations can be made during the online registration process. Your credit card details are required to guarantee the booking. Nothing will be deducted from your card prior to conference. In case of your non arrival or late cancellation the hotel will be given access to your card details to charge the appropriate cancellation fee.

Cancellations and changes to bookings differ between hotels. Please check terms and conditions when registering / booking.

Rates quoted are per room, per night based on a maximum of two persons per room. A surcharge may apply to credit card payments.

Anna Mills
Event Manager

+64 3 974 1165
annam@conference.nz