The real plus is our rooms are large 22sqm, offer good natural daylight and our excellent central heating system keeps the building warm and cosy in the colder months. There are two large communal kitchens, a lounge with comfortable sofas and television, there is a well-equipped laundry. Onsite car parking is available on request and secure bike parking.
See our Rooms for more information
We are smaller than other University of Canterbury Halls of Residence we have just 30 rooms and we are proud to provide a warm, friendly, caring, family run ‘graduate accommodation’ environment which welcomes all ages and nationalities. We have a live-in Residential Assistant / Night Warden and managers of the accommodation building live nearby and are onsite every day to resolve general queries or attend to room maintenance.
Our rooms have modern clean bed and mattress's (many are doubles) bedside table, student desk, chair and wardrobe. Some even have a small kitchenette with tea and coffee making facilities and a small fridge.
Nearby Facilities include;
- Riccarton Mall
the largest suburban shopping and retail complex in Christchurch (2km)
- Riccarton Hoyts Movie Theatre (2km)
- Pizzeria (1km)
- Supermarket (1km)
- Park (400m)
- Gym (1km)
- Café (500m)
- Historic Riccarton House and Gardens with Saturday morning country
food market (1km)
- Christchurch City centre (5km) Buses available at the gate from Graduate