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3.9 out of 5

"Nice hotel very central to CBD Rooms very compact but excellent showers " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 20 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At BreakFree on Cashel you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Christchurch Casino and Christchurch Public Hospital. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

TVs, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers are featured in all 263 rooms. Housekeeping is not available.

For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also the convenience of self parking.

You'll be 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Hagley Park and 3.4 km (2.1 mi) from AMI Stadium with a stay at this 3-star Christchurch City Centre hotel.

Inner Urban Double

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$82* Per night/room 18 Feb. - 19 Feb.

Inner Urban Double - Unserviced

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Inner Urban King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Urban Double - Unserviced

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Urban Queen - Unserviced

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Urban Premium - Unserviced

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

BreakFree on Cashel ratings based on 391 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for BreakFree on Cashel

Everyone (296) Couples (49) Business (14) Family (30) Other (1)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Feb. 2020

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5 Feb. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thank you for sharing your positive rating with us. Kind regards

4 out of 5
Clean and tidy but didnt like that the room was tiny without windows. Felt a little claustrophobic

Posted by on 26 Jan. 2020

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27 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thank you for sharing your positive feedback. We do offer 11 room types all together and while the room selected did not have a well over half of our hotel does. Kind regards

2 out of 5
The rooms are tiny little boxes withno windows and beds that are too short for an average height human.

Posted by on 25 Jan. 2020

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26 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Sorry the room type selected did not meet your needs. We do offer 11 room types in all of which I am sure that there is one that would have meet your expectations. Kind regards

3 out of 5
Didn’t sleep well issues with noise in room. Had night porter up in the room 3 times he offered to move me at 4am

Posted by on 22 Jan. 2020

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23 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. We will overcome the issue you experienced and sorry this impacted on your stay with us. Kind regards

2 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Jan. 2020

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19 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thanks for sharing your rating with us. It appears that we did not meet your expectations and apologize for this. Kind regards

4 out of 5
Meal excellent Service brilliant Next time I’ll book a bigger room, hadn’t realised room was so small Comfy room but got too hot at night and whirring of air conditioning made sleeping hard Bed lovely and soft but against wall so not made properly to start so we remade it but still untucked during night Overall I would come back and choose king bed

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2020

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11 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thank you for sharing your positive feedback and rating. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us again very soon. Kind regards

1 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Jan. 2020

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11 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thanks for sharing your rating. Sorry we did not meet your requirements but difficult to know what these were with no feedback. Kind regards

4 out of 5
Location was great. Handy to shopping area, metro service and central to the city

Posted by on 7 Jan. 2020

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8 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thank you for sharing your positive feedback with us. Kind regards

4 out of 5
The rooms are modern and very clean The bed was very comfortable. But the rooms are not designed for anything but as a place to sleep and shower. Very cramped for 2 people

Posted by on 2 Jan. 2020

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5 Jan. 2020 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thank you for sharing your positive feedback with us. Kind regards

3 out of 5
Good location close to food and activities and value for the price

Posted by on 29 Dec. 2019

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29 Dec. 2019 by Graeme

Kia ora, Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. Kind regards

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. WiFi is free in public spaces. There are 3 meeting rooms available. The business-friendly BreakFree on Cashel also features a fitness center, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3-star Christchurch hotel is smoke free.

  • 263 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces) , Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) (10.8 km / 6.7 mi)
  • Train station: Christchurch Railway Station (4.4 km / 2.7 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

BreakFree on Cashel offers 263 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. This Christchurch hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining
  • Television
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

BreakFree on Cashel has a restaurant on site.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 200.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 22 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: NZD 15.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • BreakFree Cashel Hotel Christchurch
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  • BreakFree Cashel Christchurch
  • BreakFree Cashel
  • BreakFree on Cashel Hotel
  • BreakFree on Cashel Christchurch
  • BreakFree on Cashel Hotel Christchurch

Promotions

500 MB of Data

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive free WiFi for up to 4 devices, with a total of up to 500 MB of data per day and 30 minutes of free WiFi in the hotel lobby daily.

Full details at check-in. Additional WiFi available for a surcharge. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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