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    Jailhouse Accommodation

    338 Lincoln Road, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$60
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          Overview
          • Excellent45%
          • Very good42%
          • Average9%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “old jail” (34 reviews)
          “tv room” (32 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Kitchenette
          Self-Serve Laundry
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 412 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Cosy room; hot water bottles and extra blanket provided. Comfortable bed. Friendly staff. Two cute theatre rooms. Small kitchen. Separate male and female bathrooms. Great place to stay, good experience and something different than your standard hostel.

          Thank BohemianBeauty
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          We took our two grandchildren here overnight. Although we live close by it was a fun adventure and learning for them. The old Addington prison has been turned into backpacker accommodation with a variety of rooms as dorms, singles, twin rooms etc. Very authentic rooms...More

          1  Thank DJW20
          Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

          Of course there is the novelty factor that this building once was and currently very much still looks like a jailhouse. It's actually quite amazing how they have transformed this space into a light and welcoming hostel whilst still having it look exactly like the...More

          Thank mazmataz
          Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

          Cool location. Clean comfy and fun. My recommendation for a good time in Christchurch. And free wifi with a really good connection! Common area is separated from the sleeping area so everyone gets a good night sleep while there is still possibility to sit together...More

          Thank lou-ann1309
          Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 5 May 2017

          Hi, thanks very much for your great review, and we are very happy you recommend us for a great time in Christchurch! Glad you got a great sleep.

          Reviewed 26 April 2017

          We had two rooms for two separate nights while travelling through Christchurch as a family group from other activities and found the Jailhouse a good base. The location is good with high quality restaurants and cafes on the road outside. Staff were friendly and helpful.

          Thank PaulJMont
          Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 5 May 2017

          Fantastic to read your review. Yes we do cater to family groups well and all ages love the experience. Glad you found the great local cafes etc.

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          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
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          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Price range
          • US$21 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 38
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          • Canterbury Region >
          • Christchurch
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          Traveller (178)
          Room & Suite (43)
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          linnyc1981
          Is this appropriate for a family to stay for the night - 4 beds in one room? We have young children under 7?
          2 April 2017|
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          Response from stravel250 | Reviewed this property |
          It's quite tight-packed but really fun! If you're happy all being close together and they have rooms for 4 people then go for it for the experience!
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