The George

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    • Superb 53-room boutique hotel set in the heart of Christchurch
    • Perfect location overlooking picturesque Hagley Park & River Avon
    • Two highly celebrated restaurants onsite, Pescatore & 50 Bistro
    • The only hotel in Christchurch with a one-to-one staff to guest ratio
    • Designed by the acclaimed Christchurch architects Warren & Mahoney
    • Wedding & conference facilities, concierge services & 24-hour front desk


The ultimate in attentive service and comfort comes to you from Christchurch, New Zealand. The George is luxurious, acclaimed, and superbly located, affording you the very best that the city has to offer. With 53 rooms, two restaurants, and the only hotel in the city providing a one-to-one staff to guest ratio, The George is the perfect spot for business or leisure travellers.

Set in a quiet corner of Christchurch, overlooking the charming Avon River and Hagley Park, this luxury hotel offers a relaxing hideaway that’s also accessible to the city’s cultural precinct and key places of interest. From the hotel, take a refreshing stroll through Hagley Park to the Canterbury Museum, and then to Cathedral Square for the obligatory photo in the heart of Christchurch. The hotel's Concierge can help to arrange a wine tasting and city tour or balloon or helicopter rides over the mesmerising city too.

Return to the hotel for an unforgettable dinner at Pescatore or 50 Bistro, The George’s award-winning restaurants. Enjoy a superb selection of seasonal dishes at 50 Bistro indoors on white leather chairs, or al fresco in the conservatory. Or, savour unique and contemporary cuisine and the best seafood dishes at Pescatore while taking in the sweeping views of Hagley Park and Avon River.

After, retire to your luxurious room designed to invite relaxation and quiet contemplation. Spacious and comfortable, all of the rooms feature contemporary furnishings, a sumptuous king bed, custom couches, LCD TV, Wi-Fi connection, and a modern bathroom with toiletries.

Executive Room

Stylish and elegant, this 30-square-metre room comes with king or twin single beds, sumptuous linen, executive desk, and underfloor heating. The white-tiled ensuite bathroom has a shower and bathtub and features de-misting mirrors. Some rooms offer disability access, which includes a bath with handrails and a shower-only option.

Premium Executive Room

Featuring either a private garden or park view, this room offers deluxe comfort for up to three people with its king or twin beds and plush, designer furniture. Special amenities include heated mirrors and floors, mini-bar, computer outlets beside the bed and the desk, and safes with charging capabilities for laptops. The ensuite bathroom comes with a shower over the bath and plush bathrobes.

Junior Suite

Located on the 4th floor, the Junior Suites are instantly relaxing with a darker palette and larger living spaces. Measuring 44 square metres, these suites feature a living area, extensive mini-bar, and ultra-comfy California king bed. The bathroom is larger, too, and features a separate shower and bathtub.

Park Suite

With uninterrupted views of Hagley Park and Avon River, the Park Suite enchants with its contemporary interiors, spa bath, and Bose entertainment system. The suite also comes with a Nespresso machine, separate lounge, two LED TVs, and bedroom with California king bed. The bathroom features a 2-person walk-in shower and large bathtub.

The Residence

The ultimate in luxury at The George, The Residence provides access to the hotel’s amenities and services but comes with the privacy of a villa. It features a fully-equipped kitchen, library, dining room, private outdoor garden, and three spacious bedrooms. All rooms have a lavish ensuite bathroom, two of which have a relaxing spa bath.

Instant Booking Confirmation

Your full or partial payment will be processed by the operator directly according to their own terms & conditions.

The George may charge additional fees not shown above. Please see the information below for further details.

Accommodation Information

Type: Lodges & Hotels
Confirmation: Instant book
Check In: 14:00
Check Out: 11:00
Min. Nights: 1-2
Max. Guests: 106
Child Friendly: Yes
Pet Friendly: No
Events: Maximum 150 guests - Conditions apply
Beds: Various: See room descriptions


Payment: Direct to operator
Currency: NZD
Fees: No additional payment fees
Deposit Amount: 50% booking total
Payment Methods: Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Diners, Bank Transfer
Balance Due: 30 days prior to arrival
Terms & Conditions: Your booking will be made directly with the operator according to their regular terms & conditions.


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Air Conditioning Gym Heating
DVD Player High Chair Coffee Machine
Ironing Facilities Meeting Facilities Spa Bath
Television Bath Gas Fireplace
Cot Wheelchair Access Restaurant
Internet Bar/Lounge Minibar
Bikes Off-Street Parking (1) Library
Laundry Service Tea & Coffee Facilities Sky TV
Room Service


Concierge Service In-house Movies Daily Newspaper

Optional Extras

Local Tours Dinner Breakfast

Note: Accommodation facilities, inclusions, fees & payment information is subject to change without notice. If you find any incorrect information, please let us know.

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