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Canterbury House Backpackers

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good23%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
25 Apr 2018
“Nice homely stay”
21 Mar 2018
“Pretty awesome, cosy hostel”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed here 3 nights with my boyfriend in a private room. Our room was nice, comfy bed and spacious. There wasn't many bathrooms but it wasn't an issue and they were all clean. Staff were helpful. A few areas to sit and chill out. Kitchen...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We have been there for two nights and everything was very nice and clean. The owner and all the staff was very friendly and pleasant. When we left the owner gave us some recommendations and maps for the trip! We can highly recommend you to...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I only stayed at the Canterbury House Christchurch for one night and it was okay. It's a basic hostel but you get some free buns for breakfast which is nice. There aren't enough bathrooms though. Every time I wanted to use the toilet or shower...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice stay at this cute, familiar hostel near the city center. The owners are very welcoming, kind people who take care of their guests and offer their help whenever possible. The house and rooms are always clean so that you feel...More

Thank Da N
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Me and my friend stayed one night at this house for backpackers. The experience was nice and the beds were very comfortable. The owners were super friendly and they helped us in many practical ways like gave us good advices, helped us with the laundry...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$40 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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"There is a Speight's Bar and Restaurant next door to this hostel. If you're staying on a Saturday..."
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"It's set well back from the road so no street noise of any kind"
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