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    Jailhouse Accommodation

    338 Lincoln Road, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand
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    • Excellent45%
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    • Average9%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “old jail” (35 reviews)
    “tv room” (33 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Kitchenette
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    Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

    Staff are ridiculously friendly, we booked last minute and got a great bunk set. Kitchen facilities are clean and plentiful- pots, cutlery, cups and all. They even let us hang around and watch movies till the late afternoon after we checked out- thanks guys!

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    Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for one night. And it is one of the best hostels I have stayed at! Just that it is an old prison that they have made into a hostel is really cool. The staff is helpful, the common areas and kitchen is really...More

    Thank Ninni A
    Reviewed 16 March 2015

    It was a privaligde staying at Jail. With great facilities ranging from two cinema rooms, and a comfortable lounge - Together with cool staff and the best rooms I would defiantly stay at the hostel again. In addition, with cooking being a pashion/hobby of mine...More

    Thank MaxU96
    Reviewed 15 March 2015

    I think the best place to stay in ChCh, with everything you need, 2 TV room,billiards, big kitchen,close to the city, the supermarket, restaurants, the friendly staff are great hosts & very helpful. it is a amazing experience to stay in a true prison.

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    Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

    After two full days of traveling I arrived at ChCh at midnight and chose to forgo a late hostel arrival (the ChCh airport has basically a bag-packers floor lounge costing 5.00) Took the Super Shuttle which has gone up to 24.00 to Jailhouse Hostel. Great...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$19 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
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    • Canterbury Region >
    • Christchurch
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    • Jailhouse Hotel Christchurch
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    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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    "Rooms range in size, some dormitories. All well set back from road so quiet."
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    "Any would have been fine however maybe the left side has better views"
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