The George offers superb accommodation and impeccable service nearby some of the city’s best attractions.
Named after Sir George Seymour, a pioneer who helped establish Christchurch, The George is one of the city’s best boutique hotels, boasting an award-winning restaurant, located in the heart of Christchurch overlooking beautiful Hagley Park. Bistro 50 is regarded as one of the best restaurants in the city, with Executive Chef Chanaka Jayabahu continually producing quality, evolving menus that place 50 Bistro at the forefront of Christchurch’s burgeoning dining scene. The hotel also serves an excellent High Tea of tasty cakes, sandwiches tea and coffee each day.
Accommodation consists of sophisticated rooms and suites that feature comfortable king to twin beds, elegant ensuite bathrooms and added bonuses including underfloor heating and work desks ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay. For the ultimate luxury experience ideal for small groups, The Residence provides guests with 3 charming bedrooms in a private villa creating the feel of a country lodge. A kitchen, library, dining room and private outdoor garden ensure an exclusive stay.
The hotel also features a bar, open from 11am until late, serving a variety of cocktails and a snack menu. A 24-hour concierge service can assist guests with any questions, whilst complimentary car parking and bike hire for exploring Christchurch are also available.
- Sophisticated rooms and suites
- 50 Bistro restaurant
- Beautiful gardens
- Bar and daily High Tea
- Complimentary bicycle hire
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- A sophisticated hotel in the heart of Christchurch
- Nearby to numerous major sights including Canterbury Museum
- Beautiful inner-city Hagley Park
- Award-winning 50 Bistro restaurant
- Daily High Tea
- Complimentary bicycle hire for exploring Christchurch
The George is located 9km from Christchurch International Airport, at 50 Park Street in the heart of the city. Direct flights to Christchurch are available from most Australian cities including Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth. Many international hubs also fly direct to the city including Dubai, Singapore and Hong Kong.
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