Designer Cottage B&B

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
53 Hastings Street West, Sydenham, Christchurch, 8023, New Zealand
5.0 out of 5 rating 309 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Designer Cottage B&B in Christchurch (Sydenham), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of The Colombo and Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology. This bed & breakfast is 1.3 mi (2 km) from Cardboard Cathedral and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Cathedral Square.


Make yourself at home in one of the 12 individually decorated guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this bed & breakfast include concierge services and a picnic area. The ski shuttle (surcharge) makes getting to the slopes a breeze.


Continental breakfasts are available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include multilingual staff, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and a train station pick-up service.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

The Colombo - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Cardboard Cathedral - 2 km / 1.3 mi
Re:START Mall - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Cashel Mall - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Cathedral Square - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Chalice - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Bridge of Remembrance - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Theatre Royal - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
New Regent Street - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Christchurch I-SITE - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Margaret Mahy Playground - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Punting on the Avon - 2.7 km / 1.6 mi
Christchurch Art Gallery - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Quake City - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi

The preferred airport for Designer Cottage B&B is Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details. Late check-in is possible for guests staying in the ensuite rooms and self contained 2 bedrooms cottage only. Single and double rooms with share bathroom are strictly not suitable for after hours check-in.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Guests under 16 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15 for adults and NZD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 30 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 30 (one-way), (up to 16 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Ski shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking