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First try Foley Towers! Fabulously friendly, finest facilities and fantastic value for independent travellers - we just charge less. Gorgeous gardens. Underfloor heating, lashings of hot water, loads of space. Off-street parking and free luggage storage. Bunks in dorm rooms only. Free WiFi. Wonderful winter specials. No loud parties, no backpacker bus crowds or hard sell. Check in after 9pm by arrangement. You can usually extend your stay before 10am if you're too relaxed to move on.
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Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Christchurch Intl Airport6 mi
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

We stayed in a twin ensuite room, and were not disappointed in any way with FT. Great friendly staff, location was perfect for walking into the city and to the restaurants, and there was also adequate parking for cars. The room had everything we needed,...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Kat H
Reviewed April 10, 2018

If you have never stayed here you'll miss out. Everyone needs to stay in a hostel once in their lifetime to experience hostel life. Staff friendly and private rooms OK. Location is good as its just out of the city so avoids all the party...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank William365
Response from Foley T, Owner at Foley TowersResponded April 18, 2018

Hi William, Many thanks for your rating and comments. We're pleased you enjoyed your stay. I'm surprised your original booking request was declined but happy you phoned. We never pre-book all our beds so a phone call is always a good option. You're quite right...More

Reviewed February 22, 2018

Stayed here for 4 nights. Good location - in a quiet suburb about 15 minutes walk from bus station. Very helpfull reception staff. Room clean, comfortable and spacious. Had ensuite facilities. Remarkably good value. Two comunal kichens - well equiped and serviced. seperate dining rooms....More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Dean A
Response from Foley T, Owner at Foley TowersResponded February 24, 2018

Hi Dean A, We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Foley Towers. And, we're really grateful to you for taking the time to write us a review. Thank you!! Warm regards, Janet Foley

Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stayed for a couple of nights in room Garden 10, a double room with an ensuite. The room was very comfortable, with hotties and a cozy blanket waiting for us on top of the bed. We enjoyed very much to wake...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Diego Z
Response from Foley T, Owner at Foley TowersResponded December 3, 2017

Hi Diego Z, We really appreciate your great review - thank you! Janet

Reviewed November 23, 2017

Lovely, lovely hostel! We were welcomed to Foley Towers by very friendly staff (and a sweet cat) who showed us around the place initially. Foley feels clean, safe and relaxing - a home away from home no matter the length of stay. It is composed...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Poguet
Response from Foley T, Owner at Foley TowersResponded December 3, 2017

Hi Poguet, Thanks for making the time to write us a review! We're very happy to read your comments about Foley Towers and really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon! Janet

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"The rooms that are around the garden court yard are really lovely."
Mikhayla_Bader17
May 6, 2017
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"Rooms at the back of the hostel are very quiet"
quicksilver222
Jan 16, 2017
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"3bed gardenroom was great! 6bed dorm was cheaper and also very good I heard."
232lisannep
Jan 3, 2017
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"All the Rooms"
SummerSunshineGodes
Jun 30, 2016
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