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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.
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.
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Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel
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
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Free self parking
- 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
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
Minimum check-in age is 16
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 10 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
- 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
No cribs (infant beds) available
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.
- Airport shuttle fee: NZD 20 per person (one way)
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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.
This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.