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The Classic Villa

The Classic Villa, Christchurch, New Zealand

Our rating: First Class

Situated on a quiet pedestrian boulevard, the Classic Villa is an Italian-style historic home, which has been tastefully renovated and recreated as one of the finest boutique hotels in Christchurch.

Located only steps away from all of Christchurch's main attractions, including the Arts Centre and market, art gallery and botanical gardens, the Villa is also ideally located for theatres, restaurants, cafés, and central city shopping.

Rooms are beautifully decorated with quality furnishings and facilities, including wood-fire-effect heaters and luxury beds.

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    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

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