Roma On Riccarton Road Motel

Author: Lynne and Mark Jones

Nitro Circus – Next Level Tour

Christchurch Stadium, Saturday 23 March 2019

The best athletes in BMX, Scooter and Inline will also raise their game, sending it with all new, never before seen tricks, on the brand new Giganta Ramp Nitro’s crazy cast of daredevils will also brave the 50-foot Giganta Ramp on a host of new crazy contraptions, that have no business flying through the air.

Roma on Riccarton Motel is walking distance to the Christchurch Stadium with a few bars and restaurants in the middle to keep you refreshed before and after the event. Christchurch accommodation at its best, we wont be beaten in quality, space and comfort.

38 Riccarton Rd, Christchurch. accommodation not to be overlooked.


The Hot Spring T20 Christchurch Black Clash – 25 January 2019

The Hot Spring T20 Christchurch Black Clash pits New Zealand’s biggest sporting stars against each other in a high-intensity, hugely fun T20 cricket match at Christchurch’s beautiful Hagley Oval on Friday, January 25 2019.

Stephen Fleming’s Team Cricket will be defending its honour against Sir Graham Henry’s Team Rugby, with a lifetime of bragging rights on the line for the victors.

Fleming has hand-picked T20 Master Blaster Brendon McCullum to lead the line-up for Team Cricket, while Sir Graham has called upon All Blacks captain Kieran Read to lead the Team Rugby’s charge.

Each team will be packed with sporting superstars keen to show off their talents with bat and ball.

Fri 25 – 25 Jan 2019 Hagley Oval, Christchurch

 

Roma on Riccarton Motel is one of the closest motels to Hagley oval and we believe the best, high quality comfortable and modern complex within walking distance to the field at approx 10-15min walk. not only are we suited for the Cricket but also the surrounding area has everything you could need.


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


Test Series – BLACKCAPS v Bangladesh

Coming for the Black caps Vs Bangladesh?

Roma on Riccarton Motel is one of the closest motels to the Cricket Oval, stay in Luxury with us and walk to the Oval each day.

Our complex is much like the Cricket Oval, Quality, Comfortable, Modern and spacious.

Christchurch accommodation near Hagley Cricket Oval, Roma on Riccarton Luxury Motel has to be the first choice.

Hagley Oval, 16 – 20 March 2019


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.