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    Dorset House Backpackers

    1 Dorset Street | PO Box 25350, Christchurch 8144, New Zealand
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    • Excellent48%
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    “hagley park” (20 reviews)
    “single room” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

    Had a good sized living space and kitchen area. The rooms were clean, as were the bathrooms. The staff were friendly and able to advise on places to go and tours to do. I even left behind some bits accidentally and they held them for...More

    Thank Abbie C
    Response from DorsetHouseChch, Front Office Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded July 16, 2015

    Hi Abbie C, Thank you very much for your lovely feedback in regards to the cleanliness and our friendly customer service at Dorset House. We realise that things often get left behind when checking-out so it is no problem at all for us to look...More

    Reviewed June 29, 2015

    Stayed here twice while our NZ Travells. Once in a Budget Double and once in the 6 Bed Dorm. Both really nice and clean. Friendly&Helpfull staff and Mail Storage & Forwarding included :) Felt welcome. Great Kitchen with all things you needMore

    Thank Ke I
    Response from DorsetHouseChch, Front Office Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded July 2, 2015

    Hi Ke l, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are delighted to hear that you found both our Small Double and 5 bed-Shared rooms to be lovely and clean, something we always strive to provide for our guests. We...More

    Reviewed June 23, 2015

    I stayed here for only a night but was very impressed with how the hostel treated its customers. I arrived so late on that night and surprisingly found everything ready for me i.e. door code, wifi vouchers, etc were already prepared for me. Bedroom and...More

    Thank jththorne
    Response from DorsetHouseChch, Front Office Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded June 25, 2015

    Hi Jththorne, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your lovely review and recommendation! We are thrilled to hear that your late-arrival went smoothly and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are happy to hear that you found our...More

    Reviewed June 20, 2015

    I stayed there for only one night. Since i was arriving late in the night, the hostel mailed and also sent an sms regarding the access code which would let me in the hostel. My emails to them regarding queries about transport to the train...More

    Thank ShailajaVora
    Response from DorsetHouseChch, Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded June 22, 2015

    Hi ShailajaVora, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We’re glad to hear everything went smooth with your late arrival. Thank you also for your feedback in regards to our services and hostel facilities. We have great news as we have...More

    Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

    We stayed here for three nights and found almost everything perfect. You might pay a little more than some other backpacker hostels but it shows in the cleanliness and service. The rooms are very cosy and the beds extremely comfortable. The only negative for us...More

    Thank Juett77
    Response from DorsetHouseChch, Manager at Dorset House BackpackersResponded June 1, 2015

    Hi Juett77, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so glad to hear you have found your stay with us to be cosy and comfortable and the hostel to be clean. Thank you also for your feedback...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • $23 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Maha V
    April 6, 2016|
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    Response from DorsetHouseChch | Property representative |
    Hi Juaymah, Absolutely! please take note of the 4-digit security code sent in your confirmation email to enter the building after hours where we will have a late-arrival envelope arranged for you with your room key and... More
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    国琴 李
    July 11, 2015|
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    Response from Kartos | Reviewed this property |
    We reached Christchurch at 1 am and we were still able to check-in without any problems whatsoever. Write an email to them with your flight details and they leave your room keys in an envelope. We took a Super Shuttle right... More
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    "Do not book here at all if you think you may have a travel disruption out of your control"
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    "Closeness to the bathrooms is a plus."
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    "rooms on the park pretty quiet , off street so i didn't notice noise"
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    "I was in room 2 - window looks out to Hagley park and right opposite kitchen."
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