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Christchurch 8024 New Zealand

Listing # 98804

Rates From NZD 1300 Monthly
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Last Updated: Saturday, March 9, 2019

Sunny Somerfield Flat

Sunny Somerfield Flat - lovely self-contained 1 bedroom first floor apartment with full modern kitchen and bathroom. Great value, sleeps up to 4 (2 adults and 2 children or 4 adults). Very sunny with views over the hill suburbs).

The flat has an ensuite double bedroom and a pullout double sofa bed in the lounge. There is also a fold out foam chair which becomes a single mattress.

Kitchen has hob, oven, microwave, fridge-freezer and washing machine a full set of pans/utensils and a filter coffee machine. Open plan kitchen/dining/lounge with pull out dining table. Small desk in corner near to broadband outlet. Wifi. Broadband Internet. TV with Freeview box.

Located close to Heathcote River walks, Beckenham shops, restaurants/cafes/takeaways, South City library. Views of Port Hills.
Only 20 min drive to University of Canterbury or University of Lincoln. 10 min walk to Orbiter bus route (to University of Canterbury) and 10 min walk to Blue (B) bus route to North of city via city centre/bus exchange.

Wired and wireless internet, heat-pump, washing machine, all linen and towels provided. Power included in rent. Great for people visiting local relatives or studying/on sabbatical at the University or for people needing a place to stay while looking for a permanent home.

Less than 10 min walk to #B which goes north of city via city bus exchange.

Starter amounts of tea/coffee/sugar provided. Books and games for you to use during your stay.

The flat is above our private family home, in a quiet residential area.

No smoking, not serviced.

Check-in after 4pm, check out by 12 noon.

**Please note that due to insurance conditions, this home is only available for periods of one month or more (ie, one calendar month or longer).


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices

Suited for
4 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Tuesday, September 17, 2019 until Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Minimum Stay
1 month(s)
Flexible With Dates

*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Christchurch
Postal Code - State or Province 8024 Canterbury
Country New Zealand
Neighborhood Keywords Somerfield
Closest University University of Canterbury
University nearby University of Lincoln

Rental Price:

NZD 1300 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
Power, internet and linens included
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Holiday Term
  • Available for Short Term
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Stairs
  • TV
  • Baby Furniture
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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