Book your room at Dorset House Backpackers
Standard Double RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)
Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 or 5 Beds)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Single RoomMax Occupancy: 1 guest
Basic Double RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)
Twin RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)
4-star Victorian hostel in Christchurch near Canterbury Museum
Situated in the city center, this hostel is close to Christchurch Casino, Canterbury Museum, and Riccarton House. Also nearby are Southern Cross Hospital and Christ's College.
Dorset House Backpackers provides ski storage, complimentary wireless Internet access, laundry facilities, and a computer station.
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Dorset House Backpackers
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Dorset House Backpackers features tour/ticket assistance, ski storage, and a garden. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and a train station pick-up service. This Victorian hostel also offers coffee/tea in the lobby, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Onsite self parking is complimentary.
Dorset House Backpackers is a smoke-free property.
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 17
- Number of floors - 2
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Front desk (limited hours)
- Billiards or pool table
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Computer station
- Laundry facilities
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Train station pickup (surcharge)
- Year Built 1871
- Free self parking
- Ski storage
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Television in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
- Shared bathroom
- Shower only
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Free Wi-Fi
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Ecotours nearby
Check-in time ends at 6 PM
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Guests planning to arrive after 6 PM must contact the property prior to arrival to receive late check-in instructions.
Guests can contact the office using the contact details provided in the reservation confirmation received after booking via this Web site.
Check-out time is 10 AM
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.0 stars.