Frequently Asked Questions in regards to guests that stay at 306 Motel Apartments.

Apartment Services

Apartment Services


To maintain our cleanliness standards, it is company policy that all rooms are serviced daily. This occurs daily between the hours of 9 am and 12noon.

Baggage Storage

A secure baggage storage area is available by the reception. Please ask our receptionist for access to this facility. 


For more information on our Health and Safety cleaning procedures click here.


Breakfast and Coffee/ Tea Facilities

Breakfast and Coffee/ Tea Facilities

Breakfast is available.

Breakfast orders for room service should be placed at Reception by 8 pm the night before. We offer Cooked and Continental options, Meal menus are located at reception.

Coffee & Tea making facilities are provided in all rooms. Should you require additional supplies, please contact reception. Service charges may apply. 

Fresh milk is complimentary on arrival.  Should you require extra milk this is available from Reception for $2 per carton, or at Countdown (200m) or the BP station (100m) from the motel. 

Doctor and Medical Information

Doctor and Medical Information

For all emergencies call 111 and state you are 306 Motel Apartments, 306 Riccarton Road, and your apartment number!

Doctor and Medical Information

Doctor The nearest doctor is located at Riccarton Clinic and After Hours  6 Yaldhurst Road  Ph: 03 343 366 

Hospital: Christchurch Public Hospital  364 0640 

Doctor:   24 Hour Surgery   365 7777 

Dentist:  Church Corner Dental Surgery 348 5750 

Chemist: 24 Hour Surgery      365 7777 

Duty Manager / after hours contact   

Sally and Stewart- text/call or WhatsApp to 027 3334306 or phone the motel line on 03 3434 306 

 The phone outside reception will also connect you to us. 


There is Emergency information and Health Checklist in every room 

Also from your room, you can use your cellphone and dial 111. T

The emergency operator will request which service, Fire, Ambulance or Police you require – please advise Reception of the emergency.  



A detailed fire escape map is located in your room. If evacuation is necessary, please proceed quickly and calmly to the nearest exit and assemble in the carpark, by the Main sign, all guests will be accounted for at this point. 


First Aid 

A full first aid kit is available at the reception desk. 


Earthquake Procedure 

In the case of a serious earthquake move to the emergency gathering area identified in the Fire Evacuation notice in the room. If you are unable to do this stand under the nearest doorway until the shockwaves 



Dry Cleaning and Laundry

Dry Cleaning and Laundry

Dry Cleaning and Laundry 

 A guest laundry is available next to reception. For security reasons, the door is often locked. Please see Reception to gain access.  Cost is $4.00 per wash, $4.00 per dry, and $1.00 for laundry powder. There is a clothesline next to unit 7 should you wish to dry your clothes outside. An iron and ironing board is in your unit wardrobe. (Unit 4 & 15 this is under your bed) The laundry is open from 8 am-8 pm daily. For security reasons, this may be locked. We are more than happy for you to contact us to have it opened

Payment Options at Motel Apartments

Payment Options at Motel Apartments

Payment Options 

We accept all major credit cards: MasterCard, Visa, Ruralco, and Farmlands at no charge.  

 Cash payments not secured by a credit card may be asked to pay a cash bond, and ID is required. 




We are an eco-friendly property. Please separate your bottles, plastic, and paper so that we can forward these items to the appropriate recycling authority

Room Extra's

Room Extra's


Please look in your cupboards for additional blankets and pillows. For extras, please contact reception.

Datapoint Adaptors

Double Electrical Plugs & Telephone Extension Cords.  RJ-11 adaptors, Double Electrical adaptors, and Telephone Extension Cords are available at reception. 

Electric Current 

240 Volts. A.C. 50 cycles 


A hairdryer is supplied in your room. 

Iron and Ironing Board 

An Iron and Ironing Board is in your room. Unit 4 & 15, please look under your bed

Internet Access 

This property provides free, unlimited wireless Wi-fi high-speed

Transport information

Transport information

Airport Details 

The nearest airport is 6.8km from 306 Motel Apartments. The easiest way to the airport is to turn left at the gate, and left at lights, go 3kms and turn left into Memorial Ave, which takes you straight to the Airport. 

Airport Transport 

Shuttle Service: Super Shuttle   0800 748 7753 (Cheaper for two people to travel First Direct Taxi to airport set rate is $30) 

Taxi & Transport Service 

Taxi:       First Direct  Ph: 0800 50 55 50 

             Gold Band   Ph: 379 5795 

             Blue Star     Ph: 379 9799 

Bus The Yellow Bus takes you to the city and back. The stop to the city is 50 meters to the right of the motel. The bus stop from the city is directly opposite the motel. 

Airport Bus 

Leaves 150m from the motel, turn left into Ilam Road, and the bus stop is 25m from the corner. The bus runs every 30 minutes.