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YHA Christchurch

36 Hereford Street, Christchurch, New Zealand (Formerly Thomas's Hotel)
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Mankato, Minnesota
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266 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

YHA Christchurch is set centrally one block way from the botanical garden, museums, parks and restaurants. The staff are friendly and informative and go above and beyond to insure your stay is pleasant. The hostel is well kept with clean bathrooms, hot showers, and nicely managed communal spaces. I would highly recommend this hostel for good night rest as it... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel offered modern interiors and comfortable rooms. We were able to book a twin share private room with shared bathrooms which was perfect! The beds were comfortable and rooms very clean. Has Free wifi and laundry as well as kitchen and lounge area. Only downside was the staff were a bit hit and miss. Ranged from very helpful and... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there two nights. The hostel was clean and staff friendly. The location is good. The hostel included basically all I needed. No complaints. YHA Christchurch is a good choise if you don't want to spend a lot of money on hotel nights.

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Hamburg, Germany
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83 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for one night in one of the annex 3 bed dorm rooms. Had a pleasant stay. Compfy bed, clean and simple room. Well equipped kitchen, also clean especially for a very busy and almost fully booked hostel at this time of year! Staff was very nice and supportive, don't hesitate to ask questions. All in all, great place and... More 

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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the Rolleston house hostel one night and then this one. Thought both were fantastic. Friendly staff, clean bedding, clean shower facilities. The kitchen was equipped with tons of pots, pans, utensils, etc. Free WiFi too, not one complaint to make. Cheers YHA!

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sacremento
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85 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

I had stayed this hostel one night it was awesome place to stay so great service and great people how work front desk and best location plus very clean hostel if back here again l will definetly stay here again so I highly recommend this place for anyone so when you stay here you will never regret

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

I spent one night st YHA Christchurch recently. Its a short stay but I was very happy with the condition of the room . Its a private room with ensuite barthroom. It was a very clean, modern room with heating and secure access . Tea, coffee, milk were available with an electric kettle, Also free WiFi. Staff was nice and... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

My bunk bed in room 331 felt quite unstable in the night so I was always afraid of getting up. Tried to go to the bathroom this morning. The door was unlocked (it was on green) and to my misfortune I heard two people moaning in the bathroom as they were obviously having sex. Luckily I was wise enough not... More 

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YHANZ, Manager at YHA Christchurch, responded to this review

Kia Ora Touristinator I am sorry to see you found your bunk bed unstable, we have checked this a tightened a couple of the bolts. Our bunk beds are a some of the newest on the market and are incredible stable at no time was the structure compromised. It is a shame to hear about your experience with the shower... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

Thanks to YHA Christchurch for helping me with local travel assistance and clean accommodation. It was centrally located but bit far from super market. The botanic garden was very near. The staff helped me direct to a local market in Saturday and it was very enjoyable.

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YHANZ, Manager at YHA Christchurch, responded to this review

Kia Ora Praks_11 It's great to see our staff could meet your needs when you stayed at the YHA and were able to direct you to some of our local attractions. I am also very pleased to hear you found our accommodation clean. I hope you enjoy the rest of your trip and we see you again in the future.... More 

Penzance, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Having just come from a month in Australia, and previously in Hong Kong I can say this is the best hostel I've stayed in! The staff are friendly, good common areas which are clean (and you even seen them get cleaned!), and lots of things in kitchen and games etc in lounge! bedrooms are roomy with spacious bathrooms ! All... More 

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YHANZ, Manager at YHA Christchurch, responded to this review

Kia Ora Penzance Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback. It's great to see that you enjoyed your stay at the YHA Christchurch and found that our hostel met all your needs. I will be happy to share your positive feedback with our whole team. Many Thanks Luke Tarplett Hostel Manager More 

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