Roma On Riccarton Road Motel


Local events in Christchurch and Canterbury

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

Fitness Expo

The Christchurch 2018 Fitness Expo is brought to you by Gold Lion Events.

This awesome expo has been created just for you! Get Motivated, Get Inspired and Get Educated in all things health, nutrition and fitness.

Meet with our exhibitors, get to know the local flavours and by all means – find your fitness tribe! Every one of our exhibitors is there to help get you started, keep you going or figure out your next step.

We do recommend donning your favourite active wear and sneakers should you wish to take part in the activities and competitions.

This is the ultimate destination for those who enjoy staying active, eating well, being at the forefront of health and fitness trends and wearing cutting edge fitness apparel. We can’t wait to see you at the Christchurch 2018 Fitness Expo!

Each paying adult can bring 2 children under 11 years of age at no additional cost. If you plan to bring more than 2 kids under 11, we do ask that you pay for another ticket.

Saturday 6th Oct  10am to 5pm


Roma Motel is a short walk or 5 minute drive to the event, with many eateries and cafes in the area.

stay with us in Quality and comfort, you will be pleased you did.

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

The ABBA Show – ABBAsolutely fABBAulous

WOW is all i can say, ABBA concert coming to Christchurch. this will have to be one of the highlights of the year. And its at Horncastle arena on the 9th December (my birthday)

Direct from Australia, and following more than 5000 international shows, the world’s premiere live ABBA Tribute – The ABBA Show – is coming to town! Far from being “just another cover band”The ABBA Show is a full-scale theatrical production featuring more than 2 hours of live musical performances with live backing band, replica customers, theatrical lighting and effects and all the dancing an ABBA fan can handle.

Box Office opens 5:00pm
Doors open at 6:00pm
Start: 7:00pm
Box Office Closes: 8:30pm
Event Finish: 9:30pm

The ABBA Show – ABBAsolutely fABBAulous

Horncastle Arena
Jack Hinton Drive,Addington,Christchurch Canterbury 8024

Sun 9 Dec 2018 7:00pm

Roma on Riccarton Motel Christchurch accommodation and ABBA they just mix so well. buy your ticket and book with us, you will get a spacious modern comfortable room so the night will be one to remember for the great concern and awesome Motel.


NZ Bike Expo

On again, NZ Bike Expo. last year was a great event and you would do well to come see this years if you missed it.

Christchurch accommodation Roma on Riccarton Motel rated #5 on Trip advisor so the best of the best in Christchurch.

our location is second to none being so central to everything.

13th and 14th of Oct Wigram Air Force Museum

Ticket Information:

  • Early Bird – 2 for 1: $10.00
  • Adult admission: $10.00
  • Child 10-16 years: $5.00
  • Child under 10 years: $0.00

The NZ Bike Expo is New Zealand’s premier cycling event where community, retail, distributors and Clubs come together under one roof to showcase all things cycling. We have indoor and outdoor stands, and a fantastic area for trying out on-road, off-road and e-bikes.

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.