short stays

short stays at uc accommodation

Short stay, conference or temporary accommodation is available within UC Accommodation. Casual accommodation is offered throughout the year and a full summer program outside of term time.

Group bookings

Have 10 or more people in your group? Contact us for more information at

student short stays

Book a single, lockable room, in a shared 5 bedroom apartment. Sonoda casual accommodation is self catered with a fully equipped kitchen, lounge and shared bathroom. Meal plans for the University Hall dining room are available on a casual basis – please download a form or enquire for more information.

Single Private Bedrooms

Catered Options Available

Seminar Room

24hr Security


Garden Space

Sky TV Lounge

Pool Table

Permit Parking

Secure Bike Parking

Study Space

Computer Suite

UC Accommodation offers quality facilities with a variety of fully furnished rooms, conferencing space, flexible dining options and is located just 10 minutes drive from both Christchurch International Airport and the central city.

UC Accommodation has 1,550 rooms within its campus and all rooms come furnished with a bed, desk, chair, wardrobe, heating, internet port and phone.

With just a short walk to the University of Canterbury main campus, or the School of Education, UC Accommodations short stay rooms are ideally situated for those with business or study within the University.

local information

15 minute drive to Christchurch CBD

10 minutes by bus to Westfield Shopping Centre

10 minute drive to Christchurch airport

enquire or make a booking

Contact us online or email us at or call +64 3 364 2720 for further information or to make a booking for your casual accommodation or seminar

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