Bella Vista Motel Ashburton
We welcome you to the Bella Vista Ashburton Motel.
This property has been independently assessed by Qualmark as 4 star quality accommodation.
Ashburton is the hub of the south Canterbury district and the perfect base for your adventures. From the moment you arrive you'll enjoy the convenience of being located in close proximity to the Ashburton town centre for business, shops, entertainment and other activities. At Bella Vista Ashburton we cater for all your business or recreational needs.
We are easy to find on the main road into Ashburton, just an hour's drive from Christchurch. Ashburton is the perfect stopover point for travelling north or south, to or from the West Coast, and an ideal journey break for the long distance to Queenstown, Invercargill or Picton. Just 50 minutes from Christchurch International Airport.
We have ample safe parking so you can leave your car, avoid parking issues, walk to work or explore.
Our superior smoke free accommodation includes a variety of studios and one bedroom units. The purpose built access units have been designed with parking at the door for your convenience. You have a choice of king, queen or single beds with electric blankets for those cooler nights.
Wireless internet is available with a spacious work desk in every room. Units vary from just tea and toast making facilities to those with cooking facilities. We offer continental breakfasts and evening meal charge back facilities, dine in or dine out.
You can be assured of a warm welcome at reception where we will assist you in every way possible.
Distances from Ashburton Motel
|Christchurch International & Domestic Airport||60mins|
|Shops & restaurants||5mins|
|Mt Hutt Ski Field||55mins|
|Ashburton Events Centre||1.8km|
- At a glance
Office hours 7.30am to 9.00pm
On-site parking Free of charge
Breakfast service Continental breakfast available
Available on request Interconnecting rooms, cot, high chair & conference room for up to 10 delegates, The Press newspaper
Value adds Free 1GB WIFI, plunger coffee, BBQ area, real milk, guest laundry
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Address 469 West St, Ashburton
Phone +64 3 307 7505
Compact Queen Studio
Tea/coffee/toast making facilities, fridge, Sky TV, ensuite bathroom with shower. Well lit desk with chair and lounge chair.
Queen or Twin Access Studio
Ensuite bathroom with walk in shower, microwave kitchenette with lowered benches. Perfectly suitable for non wheelchair users as well. Car park at door.
King or Twin Studio
Ensuite bathroom with shower, microwave kitchenette, generous well lit desk space with 2 chairs plus 2 lounge chairs. King bed supplied unless twin requested.
Queen & Single Studio
Ensuite bathroom with shower, microwave kitchenette, generous well lit desk space with 2 chairs.
Queen Spa Studio
Queen bed, ensuite bathroom with single spa bath & shower (over bath), microwave kitchenette, well lit desk space with chair plus 2 lounge chairs.
Full cooking facilities. table & chairs, ensuite bathroom with spa bath and separate shower. One unit is suitable for up to 4 people, another for up to 5.
2 Bedroom Unit
King and queen bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, one with single spa bath & separate shower, the other shower only. Settee / single bed in main room, dining area, microwave kitchenette.
- 18 superior fully serviced motel accommodation units,
- Double glazed, quiet, warm, motel units,
- Eco friendly accommodation using ENJO cleaning products
- Free WIFI (1gb)
- Fast broadband internet access from your motel room
- Guest Computer for internet access
- Wheelchair Access motel units
- Interconnecting motel accommodation units
- Executive & family motel units (full cooking facilities)
- Studio motel units with microwave kitchenettes
- DVDs & DVD player available
- All motel accommodation designated non smoking
- Complimentary morning paper for all motel units & suites
- Modern guest laundry
- Guest sunny outdoor seating and BBQ area
- Continental breakfast available
- Portable cot / high chair available
- EFTPOS & major credit card facilities
History and adventure in South Canterbury
Ashburton is located in the South Canterbury region and delivers the perfect balance of natural, historical and indulgent experiences. Ashburton is a large town that serves the surrounding farming district. It sits between two major rivers, so fly fishing is the local obsession.
The area has the largest collection of Maori Rock Art in New Zealand. Head for Raincliff near the confluence of the Opihi and Opuha Rivers.
Go rafting on the Rangitata River and launch yourself down the thrilling grade five rapids.
See the filming location of Edoras, the fortress city of the Rohan people in the Lord of the Rings movie trilogy.
A major touring exhibition of more than sixty prints by one of New Zealander’s most accomplished photographers, Laurence...
This innovative video and sound installation features performances of the unique sounds people can produce using only their...
On Tuesday 23 of February at 2pm Vietnam veteran and historian Bill Barnes will speak on, the origins of World War One. This...
Carnivorous Plant Society AOTNZ Tour 12 February - 3 March 2016 A Mexican fantasy band with futuristic sci-fi space sounds...
On Tuesday 23 of February at 2pm heritage writer Ian Collins will be giving a talk at the Gallery on ‘The Fortunes of War:...
Country sensation, Eb & Sparrow tour 2 March – 2 April Touring for the first time with Arts On Tour NZ, Wellington based...
- 15 minutes drive from your motel accommodation to Lake Hood.
- Close to all Ashburton amenities
- 50 minute drive from Christchurch International Airport
- One hour drive to Mt Hutt Skifield
- Restaurants and cafes within 600 metres of your motel
Travel distances in kilometres to Ashburton
- Blenheim 391 kms
- Christchurch 88 kms
- Dunedin 273 kms
- Fox Glacier 432 kms
- Franz Josef Glacier 409 kms
- Greymouth 271 kms
- Hanmer Springs 215 kms
- Hokitika 275 kms
- Invercargill 479 kms
- Kaikoura 262 kms
- Mosgiel 287 kms
- Nelson 496 kms
- Oamaru 160 kms
- Queenstown 398 kms
- Te Anau 556 kms
- Wanaka 340 kms
- Westport 371 kms