We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Nice hostel with great central location.
Kitchens and dorms a little small considering the number of people who stayed, that said a comfortable stay for 4 nights.
It’s certainly no thrills - but that’s ok for a few nights. You can’t fault the location. There...More
Thank Chris R
Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA ChristchurchResponded 1 week ago
Kia Ora Chris,
Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback.
We do have 2 kitchens and communal lounge open for all guest use. Our larger kitchen is open 24 hours every day. We close our smaller kitchen to eliminate any noise...More
Good place to spend the night, the prices are a bit high but this hostel is a perfect choice to rest well. Pretty near of the main street (downtown) and two blocks away from the botanic garden. It has free Wi-Fi also.More
Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA ChristchurchResponded 2 weeks ago
Kia Ora Lautaro_Pelayez,
Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. Its great to see that enjoyed our central city location. Its does make it so convenient to take in the wonderful ever growing city sights, Christchurch has to offer.
I've stayed in hostels in at least 10 countries. This is the most unfriendly of them all. Maybe it was bad luck, as the staff was great. But usually at hostels people talk to each other, go out together, sing songs, etc. I spoke to...More
I stayed in a female dorm with shared ensuite, which had a bath as well as a shower, loo and handbasin. The room was lovely and clean with loads of natural light. The location was great, the staff were friendly and helpful, and there is...More
Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA ChristchurchResponded 15 December 2017
Kia Ora Nin, It is very pleasing to how much you enjoyed your stay with us. During our peak season we do implement non-refundable booking conditions on some websites. Out own website typically offers the best modification and cancellation conditions: you can change bookings or...More
Easy walking distance to sights and food. Clean room. Quite small (2 bed no bathroom room). Very comfortable beds. Quiet. Helpful staff- gave good recommendations for breakfast. Would definitely recommend.More
Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA ChristchurchResponded 11 December 2017
Kia Ora 14R0se,
Thanks for taking the time to leave us your wonderful review. Its awesome to see that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and that our reception team were very helpful. I'll be sure to let them all know.
Best wishes with...More
TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travellers.
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
US$42 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Booking.com, Travelocity and Orbitz so you can book your YHA Christchurch reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.