Roma On Riccarton Road Motel

Author: Lynne and Mark Jones

Armageddon Christchurch 2019

Christchurch Armageddon is scheduled for June 1st to 3rd (Queen’s Birthday long weekend 2019) at the Horncastle Arena

Show hours:
Saturday 1st – 10am to 5pm (Early Access from 9am)
Sunday 2nd – 10am to 5pm (Early Access from 9am)
Monday 3rd – 10am to 4pm

 

Need accommodation for Armageddon in Christchurch, Roma on Riccarton Motel is perfectly located 5 mintues drive or 30minutes walk from the venue and near all the eateries up and down Riccarton Rd, 10 minutes walk to Riccarton Mall toward the event so if you needed to stop for last minute supplies its mostly on the way.

Google our location you will find Roma on Riccarton motel and Armageddon were made for one another.


NZIFST Conference

“To focus on advancement and encouragement of the areas related with Food science and technology”
The NZIFST Conference will cover areas like Food Science and Technology, Is the Professional Link Uniting People in the Food Industry Who Apply Science and Technology to the Processing and Distribution of Foods.

02-04 Jul 2019

coming to this conference, Roma on Riccarton Luxury Motel is the best place to stay. ideally located in the heart of Riccarton with an abundance of shops, cafes’ and restaurants all with in walking distance.

Roma on Riccarton Motel

38 Riccarton Rd

perfect for any event, always call or email direct for the best rates.


Christchurch Brick Show

This event is still the biggest LEGO show of its kind in New Zealand!

Now with more space than ever before, the Christchurch Brick Show will exhibit amazing LEGO models for all age groups in 4,000 square meters of space at the Horncastle Arena. Over 200 enthusiasts and collectors will show their designs, collections and contraptions to inspire creativity and innovation.

Children will have the opportunity to go hands-on with various LEGO focused activities in Imagination Station’s huge build and learn zone, sponsored by Mitre 10 Mega. Activities include building spaces, mechanics benches, mosaic walls, gaming area, remote control LEGO vehicles, ramp races (from 4 meters high!) and more!

Come along and see the massive LEGO displays and go in the draw to win a family trip to Dreamworld (including the official LEGO store)!

Free Parking, with food and refreshments available on site, along with exclusive deals from Toyworld with the biggest range of LEGO sets for sale in New Zealand.

Still just $5 Per Person – Under 2 year-olds free! Ticket payment at the door by cash or eftpos.

Roma on Riccarton is perfectly located for htis event at Christchurch Arena or Horncastle arena as it was called.

13th and 14th of July 9am to 5pm daily


Antarctic Season Opening

WOW, this is a very cool couple of weeks (no pun intended).

Roma on Riccarton Motel is perfectly located for all the event being held over the weeks Antarctic season starts

38 Riccarton Rd is in the hear of Riccarton walking to the shops and an easy distance to events

The City of Christchurch is exploring its gateway status to the Antarctic with a festival of events in advance of the five month long Austral summer season opening in October.

come stay at Roma on Riccarton to engage with each of the National Antarctic Programmes and the myriad of businesses that operate out of Christchurch by sea or by air in support of research and innovation on the ice.

‘Dogs in Antarctica: Tales from the Pack’

30th Anniversary COMNAP Exhibition

USAF Globemaster C-17 arrives into Christchurch

Christchurch Antarctic Ignite Talks by ‘Changemakers’

Antarctic Air Day 2018

‘South to Antarctica’ Church Service

Wreath Laying Ceremony

Christchurch City Antarctic Heritage Walk

First C-17 flight departs for Antarctica

‘Mission to Antarctica’ holiday STEM programme

International Antarctic Centre school holiday programme

Lyttelton Antarctic Heritage Walk

all these very cool events can be read about when and where on the following link https://www.christchurchnz.org.nz/events/antarctic-season-opening/


From the Airport

looking to stay in a fantastic location with plenty to do and eat able to walk to all?

 

stay at Roma on Riccarton Motel, we are a short drive from the airport in a central location to all areas of Chistchurch.

approx cost to get to us:

Taxi: $40-$50

Bus: $8-9per person

Shuttle bus $16-17per person

and now Uber approx $24-$35


School Holiday Activities

Heading to Christchurch for school holidays, Roma on Riccarton Luxury Motel is situated in the perfect location for anything you want to do in the area.

Close to all the great swimming pools:

Pioneer Pool

QE2 pool

Graham Conden Pool

Jellie Park

Not just pools we have Westfield Riccarton Mall Christchurchs largest mall only 10min walk away, Hagely Park a few minute walk the other direction and an easy drive to anywhere else in the city from Roma on Riccarton Motel.

if your not sure, feel free to ring and ask, or drop us an email we are only too happy to help.


Porters Ski Field

Porters ski field is the closest ski field to Roma on Riccarton Luxury Motel at only 93km away or 1hr 20min

we are the perfect choice for location when heading to Christchurch for skiing, ideally location with plenty of restaurants and cafes all around. we offer spacious modern rooms with Air condition for that extra comfort after a long day on the snow.

 

Roma on Riccarton Motel and Porters Ski Field go hand in hand, you wont be disappointed you stayed with us.

 

plenty of options on how to get there including the below

Snowman Shuttles

Return transport from Christchurch direct to Porters, modern vehicles with experienced drivers/guides. Departing Christchurch from 7:15am, returning by 6:00pm.

Adults: $55, Tertiary Students: $50, Youths: $50. All inclusive day packages also available. Door to door service – check www.snowmanshuttles.co.nz for service area. Bookings essential. Methven to Porters return service also available on Mondays and Thursdays.


Mt Hutt Ski Field

Coming to Christchurch for the Ski Season, Roma on Riccarton Motel is less than 2hrs drive away so perfect for that day on the slops and then back to a cossie room with plenty of Cafes and restaurants all around.

Roma on Riccarton Luxury Motel has you covered, we have air conditioning, spacious modern rooms.

Buses can pick you up and drop you back if you dont want to drive from $55

Arrives at Mt Hutt 9:15am, Departs at 4:00pm

Snowman Shuttles provides daily transport services from Christchurch to Mt Hutt Ski Area throughout the winter season.

Our vehicles are fully equipped for winter driving with each vehicle being equipped with several sets of snow chains. Our drivers each have several years experience driving in winter conditions and are passionate about getting you to the snow safely.

Each vehicle has enough space to carry ski equipment for all passengers.

Save time when you get to the mountain and book your lift passes and packages for Mt Hutt.