In The Area

Conveniently located between Christchurch International Airport and the Christchurch CBD, Hotel Elms provides near effortless access to top local attractions and activities as well as restaurants, businesses and event venues.

Christchurch Tram
11 min
55 min
20 min

Explore Christchurch’s city centre on board our beautifully restored heritage tramcars. Our all-day hop-on hop-off tickets allow you to visit the best of the central city sights at your leisure. A must-do family-friendly activity, the  ChristchurchTram is one of the city's best-loved attractions - plus kids go free.

International Antarctic Centre
11 min
20 min

Located next to Christchurch International Airport, and open every day of the year, the International Antarctic Centre has a huge range of experiences guaranteed to entertain the whole family. Be chilled in our incredible Antarctic storm room. Be thrilled on an all-terrain vehicle tour and make friends with penguins and huskies! (Photo credit: Lesley Wild Photography)

Launch Pad Trampoline Park
4 min
10 min
2 min

Launch Pad is Christchurch’s most exciting trampoline park! Enjoy with friends, family, birthday parties, or other special occasions. From tiny tots to following your olympic dreams, Launch Pad is fun for everyone!

Northlands Mall
1m Drive
7m Walk
4m Bus

Just a short walk from the hotel, Northlands Mall has over 112 speciality shops covered in one convenient location. If you are after the latest fashion, gorgeous giftware, a full range of services or even a supermarket or two - Northlands Mall has something for everyone.

Punting on Avon
11m Drive
55m Walk
29m Bus

An iconic Christchurch activity not to be missed. Admire the beautiful Christchurch Botanic Gardens or the changing face of the city centre as you are expertly guided gently along the Avon River. An ideal group or family activity, Punting on the Avon is a fantastic way to relax and enjoy Christchurch from a view.

St. George's Hospital
3m Drive
19m Walk
9m Bus

Located only a 3-minute drive from St George's Hospital, Hotel Elms provides excellent and comfortable accommodation whether visiting the hospital yourself or supporting loved ones. With the latest technology and highly qualified surgeons, nurses and midwives, St George's Hospital is one of the best-equipped private hospitals in New Zealand.

9m Drive
24m Bus

Willowbank Wildlife Reserve is one of Christchurch's most popular visitor attractions, where you can experience native New Zealand with New Zealand's Big 5 wildlife - the kiwi, kaka, tuatara, kea and takahe. Wander the bush reserve, feed the farm animals and view animals from all around the world!


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