Christchurch Accommodation

Experience a non-traditional yet stylish and vibrant hotel, located at the gateway of Christchurch.

From the unique urban feel, to the bright and funky furnishings throughout, you’ll be impressed with the level of style BreakFree on Cashel offers. Pair this with Samsung Smart TV technology with screen mirroring, wireless keyboards, free fibre optic WiFi and mood lighting in each room, you will find BreakFree on Cashel distinctively modern.

Known as the revitalised city of New Zealand's South Island, Christchurch has evolved as a true cultural hub, embracing its chance to become a city serving as the basecamp for exploration. Located in the heart of the city, from BreakFree on Cashel, you’re in the perfect location to stroll to trendy cafes, restaurants or bars on offer.

Slow down after a busy day of sightseeing in the hotel lobby which boasts a comfy lounge, café and bar and enjoy a delicious meal or drink. Connect your wireless devices to get in touch with family and friends. Or if you’re travelling for business, stay across the latest updates and keep in touch with colleagues.

Guest facilities include 24 hour reception, car parking, express checkout, onsite restaurant and bar, a business kiosk with wireless printers and Apple computers. When it comes to conferencing in Christchurch, BreakFree on Cashel features three meeting rooms, including an 80 person theatre style room and two boardrooms perfect meetings and presentations for up to 20 attendees.

Attractions and activites:

  • Christchurch Information Centre 1.2km
  • Cathedral Square 550m
  • Addington Raceway 4.3km
  • Horncastle Arena 4.2km
  • Clearwater Golf Club 14.5km
  • Christchurch Airport 10.8km
  • AMI Stadium – 2km drive
  • International Antarctic Centre – 11km drive
  • Ballantynes Department Store – 500m walk
  • Canterbury Museum – 1.3km drive
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens – 3km drive
  • Hagley Park – 1.9km walk
  • New Brighton Beach – 8.6km drive
  • Christchurch Gondola – 9.3km drive
  • Orana Park – 21km drive
  • Pegasus Town and Winery – 56.3km drive
  • Alpine Jet Thrills – 74.5km drive
  • Mount Hutt Ski Field – 117km drive
  • Willowbank Wildlife Reserve – 11.2km
  • Christchurch Tramway – 230m walk
  • White water rafting (Rangitata Rafts) – 152km drive

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Key Information

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Reception Hours
24 hours
Parking is available for $25 per vehicle. It is subject to availability on arrival and cannot be pre-booked.  The parking space may be up to a five minute walk from the property.


BreakFree on Cashel reception operates 24 hours a day, with the option of express checkout. Make the most of the workout room to keep up your fitness routine, and our staff can organise any additional services you need including in-room massage, childcare, car hire, and dry cleaning (additional fees apply). More »


Offering distinctively funky accommodation in the heart of Christchurch, you’ll find BreakFree on Cashel offers modern rooms, with excellent facilities, ideal for guests who are travelling solo, with a friend, partner, family or colleague. More »


BreakFree on Cashel is located close to Christchurch’s best restaurants, cafes and bars. Or if you’re in the mood to stay close to the hotel, BreakFree on Cashel’s onsite bar and café offers cuisine that is sure to leave you satisfied. More »

Meetings & Events

Situated in the centre of the Christchurch CBD, with three great rooms to choose from, and located in a world class destination in New Zealand’s glorious South Island, these conference venues are ideal for intimate meetings and conferences. More »

About Christchurch

Christchurch in New Zealand’s South Island is oozing with history, culture and beautiful scenery, and BreakFree on Cashel is positioned in the heart of this wonderful destination. With lots of interesting heritage sites throughout, if you’re a history buff you’ll find Christchurch an intriguing place to visit and this Christchurch hotel puts you in the centre of it all. More »