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273 Manchester Street, Christchurch 8011 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Only stayed for a night in our way to Kaikoura. Had a double private room directly opposite showers and toilet, just up from the kitchen too. It was clean, warm and quiet. Staff were friendly. The bar is really cheap and there’s plenty to do...More

Thank Adventure810645
Response from Reception U, Manager at UrbanzResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your very positive review!

Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Fairly quiet hostel but staff were friendly. The rooms and bathroom areas were clean and the staff were very accommodating and helpful. Communal area was good with a lovely warm fire for cold nights! Would stay again

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Response from Reception U, Manager at UrbanzResponded 13 July 2018

Glad you enjoyed your staff with us and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband needed a place to stay in Christchurch. This place is cheap, easy to park once you find the parking area for it (roadworks make it all very difficult to navigate). Although the hostel did warn us and give us a map...More

Thank ZCashin2014
Response from Reception U, Manager at UrbanzResponded 21 May 2018

Thanks for your review. Yes the roadworks have been an ongoing issue and to speed it up they closed the whole road for the weekend. But that is the last time and they advised there is only minor work to be done over next few...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Room was clean, and pretty cosy. This was the first time my partner and I ever experienced a night In a backpackers. We were quite pleased. You get what you pay for, and I Think we got that and more. Close to town, good atmosphere....More

Thank 735jody
Response from Reception U, Manager at UrbanzResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your positive review. We have now upgraded our wifi to the latest high speed technology and it is available everywhere in the building.

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for only one night, but found it enjoyable! There was a nice hostel atmosphere, great staff, good kitchen and bathing facilities, and our double room might have been very small, but it was sufficient for the one night only. The lounge area...More

Thank relaxedtravelling
Response from Reception U, Manager at UrbanzResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your stay. We have now upgraded our wifi to the latest hi speed technology and it is available everywhere in the building.

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
USD 22 - USD 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
USD 22 - USD 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
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Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"Great views on level 1 upwards"
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