Get an overview of this hotelHistoric Christchurch hostel in Addington, near Canterbury Museum

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Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in Addington, this historic hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of AMI Stadium and Canterbury Museum. Riccarton House is 1.9 mi (3 km) away.

Property Features

This hostel features a coffee shop/café, laundry facilities, and a computer station. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, free newspapers, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are shared and offer free WiFi and free local calls.

Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

The hostel offers a coffee shop/café. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours is offered to guests. This historic hostel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 34 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1874 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Shared bathroom 
  • Free local calls 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Shared accommodations 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 16

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

24-hour check-in

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

No rollaway/extra beds available

This property requires advance payment for late arrivals for bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. To obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Deposit: NZD 25.00 per stay
You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 20 per person (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • Jailhouse Accommodation
  • Jailhouse Accommodation Christchurch
  • Jailhouse Accommodation Hostel
  • Jailhouse Accommodation Hostel Christchurch
  • Jailhouse Hotel Christchurch

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Alcohol is not served at this property.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.


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