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Your Hotel in the Heart of Christchurch

Crowne Plaza Christchurch is a newly opened hotel conveniently located in the vibrant heart of Christchurch City, in a privilege location opposite the traditional Victoria Square. The hotel combines what’s really important – location, comfort, style, technology and service.

Our hotel features 204 spacious and modern guest rooms, combined with the best views that Christchurch has to offer and state-of-the-art technology that will make you feel fully connected. Each room has been carefully designed to make the most of the city views, with a comfy window seat ready for a good book and fresh brew of T2 tea and you’re set to sit back and take in the view. All of the rooms are equipped with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi streaming high-definition entertainment, bathroom speakers and controls and plenty of USB ports for your devices.

From our 4 flexible meeting and conference venues to the signature Market Place Restaurant & Bar, the relaxed Cafe 1851 and the sophisticated Social Wine Bar, Crowne Plaza Christchurch has everything you need to make your stay a successful one.

Hotel Facilities


The hotel’s fully equipped gymnasium is located on level 3 and is open 24 hours, 7 days a week and has a range of equipment including stationary bikes, rowing machines, treadmills and a weights area.

Sleep Advantage® Programme

We know how important a good nights sleep is and so have introduced a programme called Sleep Advantage®. All guests are offered the Elemis Quiet Mind Room Mist, a therapeutic, fragrant spray that aids a better night’s sleep including camphor, Eucalyptus aromatic oils and Patchouli for a sound and restful sleep. For a well-rested stay, we also offer premium bedding and a pillow menu to suit all preferences.

Hotel Library

With a range of books and a 49″ TV, our hotel library is located on the first floor. It offers a cosy vibe for those who want to take a break, catch up on emails or just read the newspaper.

Car Parking

We offer outdoor self-parking at a cost of $20 per day. The car park entry is located on Colombo Street, next to the hotel. Our parking service is available 24/7.

Concierge Desk

Let our front desk and concierge staff guide you to the right places at the right times, with invaluable ‘insider’ information and directions, right down to where to park your car or explore the city by bike. Need to book a show, concert or tour? Our helpful staff make the whole process easy, with advice tailored just for you. We pride ourselves on our personalised service with strong local knowledge of the area and wider Canterbury.

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COVID-19 Update

From the 17th of August 2020 onward, Crowne Plaza Christchurch will be used as a Covid-19 Managed Isolation Facility by the New Zealand Government and will only be accommodating recent arrivals to the country who are carrying out the mandatory 14-day isolation. During this time, the hotel will be closed to the public. If you require any additional details, please contact the hotel directly.