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Experience of the Week: Eliza’s Manor Boutique Hotel, Christchurch
Looking for culture and a place to relax after your flight into Christchurch close to local restaurants? At Eliza’s Manor Boutique you are guaranteed superior bed & breakfast accommodation.
What is the Experience?
Looking for culture and a place to relax after your flight into Christchurch close to local restaurants? At Eliza’s Manor Boutique you are guaranteed superior bed & breakfast accommodation. Unwind at a home away from home, and enjoy the personal service and attention to detail that make Eliza’s special. Rooms are all modern with ensuite bathrooms but reflect the fact that the house dates back to 1861. You will be able to enjoy a cooked breakfast, relax in their guest lounge or outside in their private courtyard and have a drink from their fully licensed bar. There is also free wireless internet access and plenty of free off street parking.
Eliza's has a 4 Star Plus rating from Qualmark, New Zealand tourism's official mark of quality and provides excellent value for money. It’s a great option if you are looking for quality Christchurch city centre accommodation.
Where is it located?
Eliza’s Manor Boutique Hotel is approximately 10 km from the Christchurch International Airport, 7 km from the Christchurch Railway Station and 1.5 km from Cathedral Square. Located at 82 Bealey Avenue on the northern boundary of Christchurch City and within easy walking distance to all downtown city centre activities.
Who would enjoy this?
Couples who are looking for something a bit different and enjoy a little historical charm with their accommodation. Eliza’s offers a chance to experience the culture and history of New Zealand and take some time to relax after your long flight before heading off on your self-drive adventures.
Built in 1861, Eliza's historic B&B was for much of its life a family home, before becoming a Boutique Hotel in 1981. In 1908 F H Pyne bought Eliza’s Manor (named no.82 back then) and began an exciting period of history for the property. Pyne had established Pyne & Co in 1887, which later became the Pyne Gould Guinness company which still serves the rural community of the South Island today. Pyne was famed for his immaculate appearance, freshly pressed suits, laundered linen and polished shoes.