Christchurch is quickly becoming another major entry point for travellers into NZ due to the increasing amount of airlines flying directly into this destination. Hostels in this city vary from the large modern ones situated around City Square to old country houses dotted all over the grid layout of the most english city in NZ.
The earthquake has limited the amount of budget accomodation however all the listings below are currently open and have not been affected.
Whether you're into hiking, want to get out on the glaciers, soar across the Southern Alps or relax in the bar with a game of pool - we've got you covered. And all for a fraction of the price you'd expect to pay at one of New Zealand's most amazing destinations.
We have a great range of quality ... Hostel Features:Chamois Bar & Grill, beer garden & BBQ, self catering kitchen, games room, ensuite bathrooms, quality linen, mountain views
Breathe the fresh air of the South Pacific Ocean at this modern beachfront hostel. With the everchanging dining room ‘living picture’ window, view the mountains across the sea or relax in our courtyard/pergola area. Explore the Kaikoura Peninsula, bird sanctuary and fur seal colonies, or take a trip... Hostel Features:Qualmark 3 star+, fully equipped kitchen and laundry, TV and common room in hostel , Luggage storage at Hostel, Lockers available at Hostel, Library Exchange, Disabled Facilities, Car Parking, Bicycle Storage and BBQ.
We are just a short walk form the city but behind our gates you will feel a million miles away. Rest, relax and enjoy our multi-award winning hostel while experiencing the excitement of the South Island's largest city. Tranquil gardens, lovingly restored villas, custom hand-mad... Hostel Features:Plenty of FREE parking, FREE unlimited WiFi, Free Spa pool and sauna, large garden with plenty of seating
High quality backpacker’s accommodation just outside Christchurch CBD… Haka Lodge is a hostel with a twist. This cosy sanctuary is a perfect hideaway for backpackers and mid-budget travellers looking to escape the rush of the city centre.... Hostel Features:Free Wi-Fi, private rooms have TV/DVD player & balcony, chill out areas, extensive balcony area, linen provided, tea & coffee.
Stay in Jail! Welcome to our unique, wonderfully restored listed heritage building. Built in 1874 as the Addington Prison. Closest budget accommodation to the Railway Station. Our building has had a colorful history and is a captivating, relaxing and fun place to stay. Twin, double, single and dorm... Hostel Features:Listed Heritage building, newly renovated. Wireless Broadband internet.
Free off-street parking, Free shuttle to the Railway Station.
Dorset House is a perfectly located boutique backpackers hostel in a historic 1871 home, situated in a lovely quiet garden setting and right next to beautiful Hagley Park. Fully re-decorated in 2012, Dorset House has modern facilities, and offers a range of quality backpacker hostel accommodation.
... Hostel Features:Boutique hostel, historic charm, free WiFi, no bunks, carparking, kitchen, lounge, laundry, internet, beds made, flower garden, quiet, central location
Both YHA’s in Christchurch are centrally located and handy to bus routes. They are the perfect home base for exploring everything Christchurch has to offer: the city, the beaches, the Port Hills and strolling along the willow-lined Avon River or enjoy Hagley Park's acres of green parkland. Visit pop... Hostel Features:Free Wi-Fi for YHA members, communal dining area, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Book Exchange, Luggage Storage, TV Room
After a busy day enjoying Mt Cook's majestic beauty, come and relax in our welcoming hostel. Homely, spacious rooms with wooden decor will ensure a good night's sleep. Free sauna, picnic tables, free videos & games, cosy fire, heaters and central heating. All local tour bookings can be arranged at t... Hostel Features:Qualmark 4+ star, Free WiFi for YHA members, fully equipped kitchen and laundry, TV room, Luggage storage, Lockers, Library Exchange, Disabled Facilities, Car Parking, Bicycle Storage, BBQ and Sauna.
Located right on the Lake Tekapo lakefront with unobstructed views to the mountains beyond, the million-dollar view will add a whole new meaning to your trip. A large cosy lounge with a log fire in winter overlooks the lake and is the ultimate place for watching the incredible shades of blue of this... Hostel Features:Qualmark 3+ star, Free WiFi for YHA members, fully equipped kitchen and laundry, TV and Common room in Hostel, Luggage storage at Hostel, Lockers available at Hostel, Library Exchange, Disabled Facilities, Car Parking, Bicycle Storage and BBQ.
The holiday park and budget accommodation provider, flightseeing and activity centre for the Mount Cook Region. Set amongst a working sheep station on the shores of Lake Pukaki.
Features include - Dormitory backpacker accommodation, 60 powered sites, unlimited tent sites and standard, basic and... Hostel Features:Dormitory/backpackers, 60 powered sites, unlimited tent sites and standard, basic and self contained units, licensed cafe, 30 mins free WiFi
With the ocean at your door step, our Staff and Tess, our lovely dog mascot look forward to welcome you here! We are located in New Brighton in a popular pedestrian zone with access to all amenities: Countdown, 2nd hand stores, library, restaurants and bars. A great spo...
Our hostel is nicely situated, has all day sun all rooms are heated for winter season, sunny sun deck where you can sit and enjoy a cup of our free coffee, hot chocolate, Milo or tea. Beds are fully made up towels included, off street car park and look at this!! our was...
Other hostels in this area:
.: Akaroa & the Banks Peninsula Bon Accord Backpackers - 57 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa +64 (0)3 304 7782
Chez La Mer Backpackers - 50 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa +64 (0)3 304 7024
Double Dutch - 32 Chorlton Road, Okains Bay, Akaroa +64 (0)3 304 7229
Halfmoon Cottage - State Highway 75, Barry’s Bay, Akaroa +64 (0)3 304 5050
Le Bons Bay Backpackers - 276 Main Road, Le Bons Bay, Akaroa +64 (0)3 304 8582
Little River Campground - Okuti Valley, Banks Peninsula +64 (0)3 382 6334
Onuku Farm Hostel - 89 Hamiltons Road, Akaroa +64 (0)3 304 7066