Jailhouse Accommodation

338 Lincoln Road, Christchurch, New Zealand, .

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$ 21.15

Hostel Description

We welcome you to stay somewhere different - in the former Addington Jail! Fantastically restored heritage backpacker and youth hostel accommodation, our building has had a colorful history but we now offer you modern facilities. Clean, warm and friendly with super-comfortable beds it is a captivating, relaxing and fun place to stay.

Offering you modern facilities, but at budget price, you will have secure key access to your room 24 hours. You will not find a cleaner place to stay in beautiful Christchurch.

We offer over 30 private rooms in our budget hostel, available as singles, doubles or twin bunks as well as some larger rooms that can be used as dorms or booked by families or groups.

Make your own meals in our new fully-equipped commercially-styled guest kitchen, or there are many food outlets within walking distance. Wake up to a cup of our freshly made organic, fair-trade espresso coffee from our coffee bar. Bicycle hire, WI-FI available, Free DVD hire, TV and DVD in doubles, Free towels and linen with fully made-up beds.

We are located close to Christchurch attractions such as Railway station (Tranzalpine - walk or free shuttle to the Station), Addington Raceway, Hagley Park and the Westpac Centre where many concerts and functions are held.

You could take a lovely walk through Christchurch's Hagley Park and the Botanical Gardens to the Arts and Cultural Precinct and City Centre (or it is a short bus ride.) Free vehicle parking is available too.

Travel desk for booking all your New Zealand transport as well as Christchurch and South Island attractions - cheapest rates available!

We are friendly family-owned accommodation.

Hostel Directions

Lovely walk through Hagley Park and Gardens to the City Centre. Closest hostel to Railway Station (walk out to Whiteleigh Ave take left and left again at Lincoln Rd, we are on the right behind yellow "Tony's Tyre Service building'). You will also be staying an easy walk to Westpac Events Centre, Addington Raceway, Tower Junction Shopping.
Catch SuperShuttle or taxi from the airport; #7 bus from downtown; driving - Lincoln Rd is off Moorehouse Ave or take Addington exit from Southern Arterial Motorway.

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