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Closest Budget Accommodation to the Railway Station! Award winning hostel. 'Author's Pick' in Christchurch for Lonely Planet and Rough Guide 2008. Top mid-sized Independent BBH hostel in NZ. WiFi. Free parking. Newly renovated heritage accommodation with a colourful history as the former Addington Prison. Private Single, Double, Twin bunk and Group/Family/Dorm rooms available in our budget Christchurch accommodation. Clean, warm, friendly with super-comfortable beds close to top Christchurch attractions. Families welcome.
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Very enjoyable stay in Jail! So interesting to see the inside of a real jail! Staff were so friendly and helpful, and everything was very clean and tidy. Totally easy stay, toilets and kitchen clean, slept like a log in mixed dorm. Thanks!
We stayed here on a whim as we googled hostels in Christchurch and couldn't pass up the opportunity to stay in an actual jailhouse!
Before we arrived I expected the place to be a bit dingy and falling apart but it has been renovated to...More
The best experience of hostel ever. Staff is just amazing with nice attitude. Hassle free check in and very tidy room and public area. Kitchen was absolutely sparking clean with good vibes. They also have bike hire and barista coffee facility.
Very enjoyable stay. Room was as authentic as Jail, staff were wonderful and helped book a trip to Akaroa for us. The quiet time spaces would’ve been better if people knew how to read. Other that small issue, toilets and showers were great for both,...More
Pretty cool and unique hostel. Friendly staff, lots of tourist info and pamphlets, good wifi, very good water pressure in the showers, very good kitchen with everything, and bikes to hire so you don't have to spend lots of $'s on those really expensive taxi's....More