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A Taste of Canterbury
Located in the Heart of Christchurch City
Enjoy The Best Views from Your Own Room
Let's Meet
Sleep Advantage Programme
A Taste of Canterbury
Letting fresh ingredients take centre stage, Market Place Restaurant showcases the best from local Butchers, Fishmongers, Veggie Patches and Patisseries on their delicious seasonal menu. Dining with a group? Take the plunge and ‘Trust The Chef’ or indulge in ‘The Roast’. Explore Canterbury through your taste buds today at Market Place!
Located in the Heart of Christchurch City
Opposite Victoria Square and just a few minutes’ walk from other major attractions including the Isaac Theatre, Avon River, and Christchurch Cathedral. Together with the latest in room technology and free Wi-Fi in all hotel areas, Crowne Plaza Christchurch is the perfect base to explore what Christchurch has to offer.
Enjoy The Best Views from Your Own Room
Each room has been carefully designed to make the most of the city views - take it all in with comfy window seats, ready for a good book and fresh brew of T2 tea . All of the rooms are equipped with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi streaming high-definition entertainment, bathroom speakers and plenty of USB ports.
Let's Meet
With our range of modern meetings and events spaces, delicious catering and bustling CBD location, we have the perfect meeting and conference venue for you and your delegates. Whether you’re looking for a small meeting venue or a large conference space, you’re spoilt for choice at Crowne Plaza Christchurch.
Sleep Advantage Programme
Get ready for the best sleep of your life! Key components of a well-rested stay are comfortable premium bedding, aromatherapy, quiet zones and a guaranteed wake-up call. Sleep Advantage™ offers them all in one package to help soothe and comfort the mind.

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Check In/Check Out


Express Check-In Available

Minimum Check-In Age: 18

Internet | WiFi


  • Standard tier wireless internet (WiFi) access included with stay at most Crowne Plaza hotels and resorts around the world.
  • WiFi available in public areas and guest rooms, excluding meeting rooms, at participating hotels.
  • WiFi bandwidth and speed may vary by hotel.


20 NZD

Daily Self-Parking Fee

Accessible Rooms


Service animals are allowed

IHG Green Engage™ system

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Located in Central Christchurch just minutes from CBD dining, shopping and entertainment, Crowne Plaza Christchurch offers modern accommodation and dining options for the business or leisure traveller. Overlooking historic Victoria Square and the iconic Avon River, you’ll be in the perfect spot to connect with the Christchurch, or meet with colleagues, clients or friends in Market Place Restaurant and Bar, Café 1851 or The Social Cafe & Bar. This central Christchurch hotel features 204 spacious and modern hotel rooms, combined with the best views the Garden City has to offer and state of the art technology that will make you feel fully connected. The technology installed within the rooms is bound to impress, with bluetooth and Wi-Fi streaming high definition televisions, bathroom speakers and controls and plenty of USB ports for your devices. From our versatile meeting and conference spaces, a gym and library-themed business centre, we have everything you need to make your stay a successful one.With the Town Hall, Issac Theatre Royal, Cathedral Square, the new Christchurch Convention Centre and the city's coolest cafes, restaurants, shops and street art only a stroll away, it offers the perfect base to explore, whether you’re here for business, pleasure or a little bit of both. Check out our great range of Christchurch hotel offers, deals and accommodation packages -- from weekend specials, car parking discounts to complimentary breakfast.

Fitness & Wellness

On-Site Fitness Centre Details

12:00 am-12:00 am
  • Elliptical Machines
  • Free Weights
  • Stationary Bicycle
  • Treadmill


Market Place Restaurant

  • Breakfast, Dinner, Dessert
  • Hours:  5:30 pm-9:00 pm
  • Phone:  64-3-7412829

Cafe 1851

  • Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
  • Hours:  7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Phone:  64-3-7412827(8827)

Social Wine Bar

  • Hours:  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Phone:  64-3-7412800



Meeting Rooms


Largest Room Capacity

3121 sq ft

Total Area of Meeting Space

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6 Features You'll Love

Sleep Advantage®

Sleep Advantage® Programme

Premium bedding, Quiet Zones and Guaranteed Wake Up Calls make for a better night’s sleep.
Power Everywhere

Completely Connected

Convenient access to power when and where you need it, keeping you connected and productive.
Fast & Fresh Food

Fast & Fresh

Freshly prepared meal options that are ready quickly to keep you energised and focused.
WiFi Included

WiFi Included

Complimentary wireless internet access included with stay at most Crowne Plaza hotels and resorts around the world.
Quiet Zone

Quiet Zone

Dedicated Quiet Zone rooms where outside noise and distractions are kept to a minimum.
Fitness & Wellness

Fitness & Wellness

Fitness facilities and wellness options to help you stay active and energised—all on your schedule.

FAQs for Crowne Plaza Christchurch

  • At Crowne Plaza Christchurch, self-parking is available for a daily rate of 20 NZD.

  • Yes, when you book your stay at Crowne Plaza Christchurch direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.

  • Crowne Plaza Christchurch has 3 restaurants. Market Place Restaurant,Cafe 1851.

  • Check-in at Crowne Plaza Christchurch is from 3pm, and check-out time is 11am. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.

  • No, Crowne Plaza Christchurch does not have a pool.

  • Yes, there is an onsite fitness center at Crowne Plaza Christchurch.

  • Yes, the Crowne Plaza Christchurch offers free WiFi!

  • No, pets are not allowed at Crowne Plaza Christchurch.