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    Around the World Backpackers

    314 Barbadoes Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$50
          US$41
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          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good30%
          • Average19%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          “tv room” (16 reviews)
          “free wifi” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Breakfast included
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          I stayed at Around the World Backpackers for about 5 weeks and it was just perfect. Unlike other hostels they change the sheets everytime a person leaves, offer you big fresh towels for having a shower and other stuff like hair dryers. Fresh herbs are...More

          Thank Mario M
          Response from TheBackpackerGroup, Manager at Around the World BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you for the great review Mario. So good to hear you have enjoyed your stay with us. We get great feedback on free use of towels for all our guests, not just the private rooms. Having traveled ourselves we know how nice a clean...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          The hostel is in the middle of nowhere and it's definitely not an area you want to walk alone at night. As for the hostel itself, it's fairly clean and the staff is friendly but the wifi doesn't work and the walls are paper thin,...More

          1  Thank intrepid_traveller27
          Response from TheBackpackerGroup, Manager at Around the World BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

          Thank you for your time to write us a review. We are the closest hostel to Christchurch city center so we're a little surprised to read about us being in the 'middle of nowhere'. Also, we are in a brick building and all walls are...More

          Reviewed 9 May 2017

          Like most of small hostels, this place and people are really friendly. The place is clean, bathrooms have a decent size and the kitchen is well equiped but small. There are also some comfy computer room and TV room. But don't expect too put too...More

          Thank Philippe L
          Response from TheBackpackerGroup, Manager at Around the World BackpackersResponded 11 May 2017

          Hi Philippe, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. Pleased to hear you had a nice stay with us. The kitchen can be a bit crowded at times but we are lucky to have mostly sunny days in Christchurch so...More

          Reviewed 19 April 2017

          The place is not easy to find at night but walking distance to the CBD Area. 10 minutes to cathedral square and Re:start mall. The hostel is clean and the facilities are good. The staff there is so friendly and always willing to go the...More

          Thank Song C
          Response from TheBackpackerGroup, Manager at Around the World BackpackersResponded 26 April 2017

          Hi Song, thank you for the nice review! Great to hear you got to meet our friendly staff and enjoyed your stay with us. Sorry to hear we weren't too easy to find at night. We do have a big sign on the road side...More

          Reviewed 4 April 2017

          Had a good hostel experience here for a couple of weeks. The hostel is clean and the facilities are good. Outside area is quite comfy with hamocks and the chill out areas with TV room and Computer room are well equipped. There is no dorm...More

          Thank Jonathan K
          Response from TheBackpackerGroup, Manager at Around the World BackpackersResponded 12 April 2017

          Thank you for your nice review Jonathan! Great to hear you had a good experience staying with us. All the best for your travels!

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          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$23 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          "upstairs room"
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          "Each room is very similar, and each bed comes with a personal reading lamp. Nice, simple rooms."
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