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Reviewed 14 October 2017

I stayed in this hostel twice and it's one of the best hostels I've stayed in (and I've been travelling for 3 years). Free, FAST WIFI everywhere. Free freshly baked bread in the morning and tea and coffee on tap. Very clean rooms with good...More

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Response from KIWIbasecamp, Manager at KIWI basecampResponded 30 October 2017

Hi There, Thank you for staying with us and thank you for taking the time to write a review, We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed all that we have to offer, the bread is a fantastic way to start...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

I stayed for 2 nights, one night in 6 beds dorm and another night in 4 beds dorm. I like 4 beds dorm better. 29 NZD pr night. Centrally located in Christchurch, very cheap backpacker accommodation with shared bathrooms/toilets. Free wifi access from each room!...More

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Response from KIWIbasecamp, Manager at KIWI basecampResponded 30 October 2017

Hi There, Thanks for great review, and thank you for staying with us, The 4 bed shares are awesome so it's great you got the chance to stay in one, the 6 bed dorm is pretty cosy as well, The Wifi is pretty awesome and...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Very nice place to stay, got everything you need except for hair dryer :D nice kitchen, shower, toilet, and great hand made bread for breakfast. Highly recommend! Convenient location, just take the bus from airport and few minutes walk.More

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Response from KIWIbasecamp, Manager at KIWI basecampResponded 13 October 2017

Hi There, Thank you for staying with us, We are glad you enjoyed your stay and everything we have to offer, sorry to hear you didn't manage to get use of a hairdryer another guest must have been using it and was in there room....More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

I had a so great time there that I came back the next week: it's clean, very well organized and the handmade bread of the morning is so delicious :) Beds are comfortables, and the wifi works very well. There are 2 common areas with...More

Thank Kenza Z
Response from KIWIbasecamp, Manager at KIWI basecampResponded 25 October 2017

Hi There, Thank you for choosing to stay at Kiwi Basecamp not just once but returning for another stay, The homemade bread is a delicious start to the day and we enjoy it as much as you do. We think it's important to make sure...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I only stayed here one night in between flights in Christchurch. About 20 mins from the airport. $9 by bus and drops you off 2 mins away. rooms are decent size, small and not the cleanest bathroom. WiFi works okay in areas. Free coffee and...More

Thank Gabby Z
Response from KIWIbasecamp, Manager at KIWI basecampResponded 5 October 2017

Hi There, We are sorry to hear that your stay with us was not to our usual high standard, The bus from the airport is a little expensive but not in comparison to some cities, The issues with the WiFi have been resolved and we...More

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"if you can choose get # 12 ;)"
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"Clean and good beds"
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"Get a room on the second floor towards the Street. The back rooms are next to the bathroom, kitchen and loud..."
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