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The GeorgeCanterbury & Christchurch
Nestled in delightful gardens in the heart of Christchurch, overlooking the picturesque Hagley Park and River Avon, The George is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World and Christchurch’s most exclusive hotel. Stylish interiors feature artwork from some of New Zealand’s finest contemporary artists.
The George provides 53 spacious and stylish rooms and suites designed to maximize comfort. Each room features contemporary décor, elegant furnishings, luxurious bathrooms, and all modern amenities. For those wishing to indulge, the recently refurbished Park Suites are the height of luxury and offer stunning views over the park and river. Some suites come with balconies.
The hotel is home to two award-winning restaurants, each offering unique culinary adventures. Enjoy contemporary cuisine in a relaxed setting at the elegant 50 Bistro, or sublime fine dining with panoramic views at signature restaurant Pescatore. The dégustation menu is a must.
The George makes the ideal base from which to explore the area and is moments from the Cultural Precinct and key attractions including the Botanic Gardens, Canterbury Museum, and Christchurch Art Gallery. Thrilling experiences such as a balloon ride or helicopter flight can be arranged.
The George Information
Location & Getting There
9 km from Christchurch International Airport.
With 53 rooms and suites.
Balloon rides, Helicopter flights, Visit the Botanic Gardens, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch Art Gallery.
Children are welcome.
- Coffee Shop
- Meeting and conference facilities
- Balloon rides
- Helicopter flights
- Botanic Gardens
- Canterbury Museum
- Christchurch Art Gallery
The George in New Zealand boasts an impressive one-to-one staff to guest ratio meaning the service is top-notch throughout. The food is fantastic, and the property also has its own art collection celebrating local New Zealand born artists. If you can tear yourself away from the comfortable rooms then Christchurch’s main sites are just a short stroll away. Key attractions including the Botanic Gardens, Canterbury Museum, and Christchurch Art Gallery.”
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