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Dorset House Backpackers

1 Dorset St, Central City, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand
+64 3366 8268

$27+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 573 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.1
  • 8.4
  • 8.3

Good to know

  • Clean bathroom
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Good kitchenette
  • Pleasant entrance area

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    Dorset House Backpackers offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and puts you within a 10-minute drive of Canterbury Museum and Riccarton House. Freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks, and guests looking to stay active can check out the nearby mountain biking. This Victorian hostel is also 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from International Antarctic Centre and 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from New Brighton Beach.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Pool table
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry service
    • Tennis
    • Airport shuttle
    • Designated smoking area
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 573 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."
      8.0 "Hotel security was great, thought 80%."
    • 9.1 "Excellent amenities."
      9.3 "93% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.6 "96% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.2 "92% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      7.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 72%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.8 "Great parking, according to 88%."
      7.3 "Near to public transport, according to 73%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      8.4 "84% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.6 "96% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      10.0 "100% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 7.7 "Nice rooms."
      7.2 "72% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.0 "80% said rooms were clean."
      8.6 "86% found the kitchenette to be good."
      7.7 "77% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.7 "77% said the bathroom was clean."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the tv."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 194 reviews
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.1 "Excellent amenities."
      9.1 "91% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.3 "93% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 76%."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
    • 7.3 "Internet works."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 378 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.1 "Excellent amenities."
      9.3 "93% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.6 "96% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.3 "93% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
      8.4 "84% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.6 "96% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 8.3 "Generally very clean."
      8.1 "81% said rooms were clean."
      8.0 "80% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Clean bathroom"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Good kitchenette"
    "Pleasant entrance area"
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