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Sonoda Village - UC Accommodation

Private Room

2 Dovedale Avenue, Ilam, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand Distance From University

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About this property

Sonoda Village Christchurch: The Walkthrough

A contemporary student UC accommodation located on Christchurch, Sonoda Village Christchurch is the accommodation you have been looking for! With beautiful, fully-furnished rooms, this apartment offers you spacious private rooms. Enjoy a host of facilities like common room, pool table, and plenty more. 

Snooze your alarm a little more because Christchurch student accommodation is just a 6-minute drive from the University of Canterbury and a 20-minute drive from the University of Otago. You can still reach your university on time!

We love a lil’ extra

Come home to relax with your pals and enjoy an evening watching your favourite shows on TV or enjoy a coffee and catch up with your flatmates. All the rooms at Sonoda Village Christchurch are furnished with a comfortable bed, ample storage for all your belongings, study space, and a fully-fitted kitchen. Not only this, but the security team is also available at the property 24/7 and there is a maintenance team on-site as well to ensure that you have a comfortable stay.

  • Pool Table

  • Study Room

  • Bike Storage

  • Car Parking

  • Computer Centre

Know thy neighbourhood

The surrounding Canterbury region offers visitors unforgettable journeys and picturesque towns, zen-like retreats and thrill-seeking opportunities. Escape to Hanmer Springs for a thermal soak, or north to Kaikōura to encounter the local wildlife. This also makes Sonoda Village your go-to place!

  • Bank of New Zealand -5-minute drive

  • Big Chicken Supermarket -5-minute drive

  • Blenheim Square -7-minute drive

  • Christchurch Adventure Park -17-minute drive

  • Canterbury Museum -13-minute drive

  • Library -12-minute drive

Wheeling your way around Christchurch

Benefiting from being on the quiet side of town, Sonoda is still just a short drive away from the heart of the growing and innovative city of Christchurch. Christchurch provides a range of bus and ferry services for those living in or visiting the city making this UC Sonoda Christchurch Campus accommodation hard to resist.

  • Christchurch Railway Station -11-minute drive

  • The Tram Stop -14-minute drive

  • Christchurch Bus Stop -15-minute drive

  • Christchurch International Airport -13-minute drive

Living it up at Gateway Apartments

No matter what it is that you are looking for, a good time or simply some time away from books, you will love it here! The cultural hub of the South Island certainly comes alive at night with a vibrant nightlife full of entertainment. Watch show, art cinemas, clubs, bars, restaurants and even murder mystery dinners!

  • Bars- The Shilling Club- 1.9 miles, Horse and Jockey- 1.9 miles, Bentleys- 1.9 miles

  • Cafes- Collective Cafe- 0.1 miles, The Preservatory- 1.3 miles, Reboot Café-1.2 miles

  • Restaurants- China Delight- 1.0 mile, Dubba Dubba- 1.3 mile, Happy Kitchen- 0.7 mile

Isn’t Sonoda Village Christchurch a perfect place to spend your best university days? Book now with Unilodgers.


On-Site Laundry Facilities
Computer Center
Study Room
Bike Storage


24 Hour Security
Secure Door Entry

Book Your Room in Sonoda Village - UC Accommodation

Private Room(1 types to choose from)

5 Bedroom Apartment

1 single bed

Shared Bathroom

5 Bedroom Apartment is nicely built holding good storage and living space. Each room in this 5 Bedroom Apartment holds a single bed private bedroom, study desk and chair, wardrobe, bookcase and the shared facilities includes a shared kitchen and a shared bathroom for a comfortable stay at the property.

48 weeks

Move in
25 Jan 2021

Move out
27 Dec 2021



NZ$50 Amazon Voucher on Refer a Friend *UNILODGERS Exclusive*T&C apply!

41 weeks

Move in
13 Feb 2021

Move out
27 Nov 2021



NZ$50 Amazon Voucher on Refer a Friend *UNILODGERS Exclusive*T&C apply!
Distance from University
Sonoda Village - UC Accommodation
Payment Info

A surcharge of 1.60% applies for all credit card payments

Additional Fees (Payable Once):

Administration Fees of amount NZ$300 is payable, which is non-refundable

Resident's Association Fees of amount NZ$ 300 is payable, which is also non-refundable

Contingency Fees of amount NZ$ 300 is payable, which is refundable (at the time of departure)

Booking Info

Contact  a Unilodgers Booking Specialist for details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can I have overnight visitors? Can my parents stay with me when I move in?

A visitor is defined as a person who is meeting with a resident for a short period of time, while a guest is defined as a person who is staying overnight with a resident. All visitors are required to leave the Village by 12 midnight. Any visitor present in the Village after midnight will be considered an “unauthorised person” and the resident responsible will be charged $60 accordingly.

Q. When am I able to move in?

Arrival dates will be confirmed in your contract –early arrivals can be secured but are subject to availability.

Q. Can two people live in one room?

No, unfortunately, all rooms are single occupancy.

We have a small number of "family flats" available, please email us for more information.

Q. Am I able to leave my belongings in my room before my contract starts?

You will not be able to access your room or leave any belongings in the Village before your contract starts.

Q. Can I live here if I am under 18?

Yes, under 18's are able to live on campus.

Q. If the office is closed on the weekend, how can I check in?

If you are arriving outside of our office hours, please note the following check in procedures:
Residents can use the intercom to the right of the office door (2 Homestead Lane) which will contact the Resident Assistant on duty who will assist with check in.

Q. Can I have people stay over?

Although we do not encourage overnight guests, we do understand that you may have someone stay from time to time. Please make sure that you sign your guest into reception upon arrival and sign them out on departure.

As per the Village rules, you can have a guest stay no more than 2 consecutive nights in a 7 day period and they must be respectful to all the Village rules.

Overnight guests are also not permitted during the first 2 weeks of the contract starting.

Q. Can I choose my own room?

You are able to submit preferences for specific rooms during the application process. We will do our best to accommodate all requests during the allocation process; however, due to the high capacity of requests we cannot guarantee anything or make any promise

Why book Sonoda Village - UC Accommodation with Unilodgers

Rooms from

NZ$ 221 Per week