Christchurch Accommodation

Bright and innovative with a prime central city position, BreakFree on Cashel is your ideal Christchurch hotel, within walking distance of many of the city’s main attractions.

With its unique urban feel, you’ll be impressed with this hotel’s design and level of integrated technology. The sleek, stylish rooms come in an array of formats and include unparalleled technology extras. From SMART TV’s with device mirroring and wireless keyboards to dedicated, ultra-fast broadband service and a mobile app for room service. It’s perfect for business stays or those wishing to explore this reimagined city.

It’s all about keeping up with the times at BreakFree on Cashel. Christchurch is New Zealand’s most modern city, so it’s no surprise this hotel has cutting edge facilities with an ultramodern twist. And if you don’t have time to wait in line, you’ll find the express check-in a great option.

Reception is open 24 hours, should you require assistance at any stage during your stay. Free fibre optic high speed WiFi is available for up to 4 devices sharing 2GB throughout this Christchurch accommodation, with more data available for $10 per day. There is also complimentary WiFi in the lobby for one hour, for up to 500MB. Stay fit with our small workout room, and if you require services such as in-room massage (a great way to start your holiday), childcare, car hire, or dry cleaning our staff can arrange this for you (additional fees apply). In-room wake-up calls can also be arranged, and in-room technology includes the TV being linked to a rooftop camera so you can see what the weather is like before you head out to enjoy your day.

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

Important information:

In accordance with recent Government directives in response to slowing the spread of COVID-19, Hotel facilities may experience temporary closures or changes to operating times and/or services provided. Please contact our reception for further details. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding during this time.

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24 hours
Overnight car parking is available for $19 per vehicle per night. Paid parking available nearby.


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 »


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