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    Jailhouse Accommodation

    338 Lincoln Road, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand
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    “old jail” (35 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Kitchenette
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 423 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Jailhouse accommodation has a convenient location close to the centre of Christchurch. The bedrooms, kitchen & bathrooms are all clean & well equipped. The staff are friendly & helpful with lots of useful travel advice.The wifi is good & there is off-street parking available.I recommend...More

    Thank Richard M
    Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 2 days ago

    Thanks, really appreciate your kind words. Our staff work hard to exceed expectations so I'm very glad for the great feedback.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I was travelling with my family, parents, I need to use wheel chair for them sometime. Reason for selecting: I wanted to show my family especially kids and paretns something different--> Jail accomodation. I won't call it extremely cheap but not too expensive The Staff...More

    Thank Jignesh J
    Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 2 days ago

    Hi, thanks for all your information and feedback. We do have wheelchair accessible rooms with specially installed wider than standard doors for the specific purpose of easy access for wheelchairs. In fact we had to remove the original cell doors to install, and widen the...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2017

    After booking, I discovered that my partner is emotionally unable to stay in a jailhouse for personal reasons. Within 6 hours of booking I requested to cancel, but they refused to because I had booked a "non-refundable" room. Just because they are technically allowed to...More

    Thank alekseynp
    Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 1 week ago

    Hi, I'm sorry you were unable to stay at Jailhouse and experience all we have to offer. We are sorry but in consideration of our guests who choose to pay the higher flexible rate we do not refund Non-refundable' bookings. Hope you can stay at...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    I loved this hostel so much! I only stayed one night but it was absolutely fantastic. As soon as I walked in I knew it would be great! The staff were so helpful in letting me know how to get to Akaroa and giving me...More

    Thank kymlfoley
    Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 1 week ago

    What can I say but thanks a mill! So glad you loved Jail - come again!

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Quirky hostel, authentic prison accommodation, clean and tidy, good facilities. The hostel is about half way between the airport and Christchurch CBD we had a car but there are shuttle transfers to the hostel. The hostel has bikes for hire and there are lots of...More

    Thank Dean H
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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$22 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
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    • Christchurch
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    Response from stravel250 | Reviewed this property |
    It's quite tight-packed but really fun! If you're happy all being close together and they have rooms for 4 people then go for it for the experience!
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    "low level room for Wheelchair access and with kids to avoid Big long stairs :)"
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    "Rooms range in size, some dormitories. All well set back from road so quiet."
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    "Check out other options before you book here........"
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    "Any would have been fine however maybe the left side has better views"
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