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440 Manchester St St Albans, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
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Tranquil Lodge
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We stayed here for one night. The rooms are not really clean, it is a bit old. The guy from the reception is really friendly and helpfull. We asked to sleep in for 2 hours extra and that was no problem at all. We didn't even have to pay extra. Christchurch isn't worth staying any longer than 1 night. Everything... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I don't normally write reviews but this place was so bad I have to warn people away from it. Myself and my boyfriend booked 2 nights. We only stayed coz there was nothing else available to change to in Christchurch so short notice. I know it was cheap but that does not excuse a place to be so dirty. What... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

It's okay for travellers who don't mind to rough it a little, but overall, the place is pretty gross. It was dirty (no clean carpets), outdoor furniture is broken, the showers are pretty foul (shower shoes a must) and it's a bit of a trek into the city (although that's not too bad, it's just not as central as other... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This is now my second time staying in this hostel. Sadly I'm just about to leave the country today. I've had a good stay at Tranquil Lodge and great value for the money. Graham is such a great guy, he is very flexible, kind and helpful. The place itself is spacious. It's not brand new but I'm not expecting that... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Good price but very dirty. They have a friendly staff but they don't clean the kitchen and the roons! It's far to the best places in Christchurch. The bathroom is not clean to. I'm not recommend. O hostel mais sujo que já fiquei!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This place was definitely not what I expected it to be upon arriving to Christchurch. First off, it is far from the center of Christchurch. Second of all, it was disgusting. I was traveling with three other women and it looked like it could be sketchy and unsafe when it turned into night time. When we arrived, the receptionist/owner was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Everything about our experiance with this hostel was terrible. When we arrived at this hostel wich we had booked online the reception was emty, but there was someone playing the piano (wich is situated in a really narrow hallway where the rooms where). We stood there for a good 5 mins and after shouting "hello is anybody here" a couple... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Spent our first week in NZ here and it was perfect for what we needed - good value, clean rooms, ample cooking facilities and a good location. Graham the owner is very helpful and friendly. Would recommend!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I stayed here with my gf recently for 3 nights. Had an early morning arrival which was no problem at all, the check-in was very easy. Stayed in a private double, great value for money - good size & comfortable bed. Location is great, just a 15/20min walk into the city. The owner also gave us a lift to pick... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013 via mobile

Unfortunately slightly hit by the earthquake so some repairs were happening, this didn't disturb us in our stay at all though. The manager was an incredibly kind man who actually gave us a lift to collect our camper van in the morning. It was a little way away from the city centre but walkable. Unfortunately there isn't all that much... More 

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Address: 440 Manchester St St Albans, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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