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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“female dorm”(4 reviews)
“free wifi”(16 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During my time in New Zealand this was the only hostel room I stayed in that had a plug socket and reading light for each bed- I was so grateful for this! Not having to negotiate plug socket use and be able to read my...More

Thank Rachael H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in a double en suite room here and it was as good as any hotel I’ve stayed in anywhere in the world. Also as it’s a backpackers I had the use of the kitchen and lounge facilities which were immaculately clean and the...More

Thank Aileen126
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Good location as short bus ride from airport and then walking distance to all main sights. The rooms were clean and well maintained and the en suite bathroom was a good size. Secure lockers in rooms. The staff were very helpful too. This old house...More

Thank TravellerB17
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Very happy with the YHA hostel in Christchurch. I have moved over to New Zealand to work and travel for a year, and started from scratch in Christchurch. I was looking for somewhere to start, reasonably priced and to be central to the city and...More

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Few steps away from the main points in Christchurch,nearby Botanical Gardens and the famous Cathedral. Very friendly and helpful people. Hostel with all the amenities You need as a backpacker. Great value for money. I recommend Them!!!

Thank Tomasz C
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YHA Christchurch is a homely, comfortable, 100 year old building located in the Christchurch town centre, near the Canterbury Museum, the Botanical Gardens and Hagley Park. A wide range of comfortable backpacker ...More accommodation is available including multi-share, female only, double, twin and well-appointed ensuite rooms. 2GB free WiFi per day will help you stay connected to your loved ones while you travel. YHA Christchurch also has great facilities for families and large groups. The kitchens are fully equipped with gas hob stoves and plenty of storage for your groceries. The communal lounge and dining is updated and modern. Enjoy the outdoor garden, BBQ and fire pit as a great place to relax at the end of a day's exploring. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Traveller (41)
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"Try the EXTERNAL ROOMS (in a separate back building), you'll walk outside to get to the toilet, but..."
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"Twin rooms on the ground floor to be avoided!"
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"You take what is available as the place is very popular."
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