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    Dorset House Backpackers

    1 Dorset Street | PO Box 25350, Christchurch 8144, New Zealand
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$55
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          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good38%
          • Average12%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “hagley park” (20 reviews)
          “single room” (10 reviews)
          “common room” (9 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Breakfast included
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          This hostel is very comfortable and no bunk beds! Lovely spacious kitchen with all the utensils that you need as well as free wifi and a large lounge which you can drink in. There is also a tv. It's very relaxing and has a homely...More

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          Response from DorsetHouseChch, Front Office Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review and giving us 5 stars! We are so happy to hear you felt comfortable and at home during your stay with us. Thank you for also complementing our kitchen and lounge facilities, both rooms are...More

          Reviewed 22 May 2017

          It doesn't feel like a backpackers - more like a house. What I really like is the hostel has a nice building and architecture. The bathrooms are like at home - a single private shower and toilet and basin rather than a big communal bathroom....More

          Thank piotrekj81
          Response from DorsetHouseChch, Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

          Hi piotrekj81, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a detailed review. We are glad to hear you have enjoyed your stay and felt at home at Dorset House. We are indeed pretty lucky with our location next to beautiful...More

          Reviewed 16 May 2017

          As a "backpacker" hostel, we had to use a communal bathroom down the hall and a communal kitchen, well-equipped with all the necessities. Sometimes the kitchen was a little crowded but the spirit of sharing and cooperating made it bearable. We met people from all...More

          Thank Ken M
          Response from DorsetHouseChch, Front Office Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

          Hi Ken M, Thank you for leaving us a review following your stay with us in Christchurch. It's great to hear your time at Dorset House offered you an excellent introduction to New Zealand and you met some lovely fellow travelers offering good recommendations! The...More

          Reviewed 24 April 2017

          I spent 2 nights here after arriving in Christchurch (single room). The hostel is located in a quiet side street with the city centre and the park being within walking distance. It has a large common room and a fully equipped kitchen. The single room...More

          Thank Sondra K
          Response from DorsetHouseChch, Front Office Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded 28 April 2017

          Hello Sondra K, Thank you for writing us a review and choosing your stay with us in Christchurch. We’re glad to hear you enjoyed our location and facilities- we also love the fact that it’s a quiet and quaint little street next to the park...More

          Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

          Bedrooms, bathrooms and communal rooms clean and well-presented. Staff helpful and friendly. Worth the extra couple of dollars over your usual backpackers. Convenient for park and gardens and bus pick ups from Canterbury museum.More

          Thank LizziePZ
          Response from DorsetHouseChch, Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded 16 March 2017

          Hi LizziePZ, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so glad to hear you have enjoyed your stay with us and found our hostel to be clean and well-presented! Our team work really hard each day to ensure the...More

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          • US$20 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Maha V
          Hello I was just wondering if you guys are able to take check ins after midnight. Ive already booked my flights and I didnt realise i was arriving so late. Thanks for your time, kind regards, Juaymah (Maha)
          6 April 2016|
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          Response from DorsetHouseChch | Property representative |
          Hi Juaymah, Absolutely! please take note of the 4-digit security code sent in your confirmation email to enter the building after hours where we will have a late-arrival envelope arranged for you with your room key and... More
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          国琴 李
          Hi, Good afternoon. My air-plane will arrive to Chrischurch airport at 12:00 am (very late). and I would like to know whether I could access it and live? Whether the backpack provide any pick up service from airport? Thank you very much. Kind Regards Guoqin
          11 July 2015|
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          Response from Kartos | Reviewed this property |
          We reached Christchurch at 1 am and we were still able to check-in without any problems whatsoever. Write an email to them with your flight details and they leave your room keys in an envelope. We took a Super Shuttle right... More
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          "Closeness to the bathrooms is a plus."
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          "rooms on the park pretty quiet , off street so i didn't notice noise"
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          "I was in room 2 - window looks out to Hagley park and right opposite kitchen."
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          "We stayed in a private room w double bed"
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