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Christchurch YMCA

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   12 Hereford St, Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lanark, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good room with private facilities for price paid. Location close to centre of city and good off-street parking. Close to restaurants and bars. Great place to base yourself to walk but also to drive out daily to Sumner, New Brighton, Lyttelton and Banks Peninsular

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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely super clean and comfy rooms. Looks like place is new or just been renovated. Superb service! After I checked into single room I noticed lots of kids running around the hall and making noise. Knowing that I have to get up 3am to catch my flight, I obviously expected to have a few hours sleep. After I went down... More

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We arrived expecting to be in a dorm, but got put into a twin room instead at no extra expense which was nice. The kitchen was good and well equipped and the showers were warm. The room was quite run down (stains on the floor and sheets) but we didn't mind too much. The hostel is about a 15 minute... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Found relatively easily, a bit of a walk out of the city centre. Got given a key to a room which was already occupied and had someone's stuff in it. Got given a free upgrade to a much better room on the 5th floor. The bed was incredibly soft and great to sleep on. Very spacious, good shower/bathroom. The original,... More

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Brunswick, Ohio
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51 reviews 51 reviews
46 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

There is nothing really special about this hostel character-wise, it's very basic, but it provides good value in facilities. The four bed dorm I was in was very large, there was loads of space for all of our things, tall bunks, and a big window. There seemed to be plenty of bathrooms around as well. One was right outside our... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Got a private double, liked the electric blankets but basic room. Good access to city. Some other travellers staying were very loud and some drunk, makes you not want to leave your room. 1TB of data for 24 hours is $5, amazing deal!

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Klang, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Stayed for two nights. Great location as it is nearby to most attraction spots in the central town of Christchurch. Simple and clean dorm, with plenty of bathrooms along the hallway. However, the space of kitchen is way too small to cater the guests during the peak hours for breakfast and dinner. Limited fridges available as well.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Stayed here for two nights while bagpacking in NZ. Great place with spacious triple rooms, clean toilets, nice common areas and a 100GB wifi per day for $5 which is somewhat reasonable. Would certainly love to stay here again, great for bag packers looking for a nice night! Close to most of the main attractions in Christchurch too!

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18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

we stayed here for one night in christchurch. It was an ok accommodation, the facilities were alright however the kitchen was tiny and so was the communal tv area. It was very very centralised which was good, meaning we could go into town for the day easily.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is the second time I have stopped in this hostel and yet again think its a fantastic hostel to stop in (stopped here for a week). This time was in a double deluxe room overlooking the botanical gardens and it is very good value for money. You have your own private bathroom, TV, telephone and barfridge, hanging space and... More

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Address: 12 Hereford St, Christchurch, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Christchurch YMCA 2*
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