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Get an overview of this hotelVictorian Christchurch hostel in Christchurch City Centre, near Canterbury Museum

Location

Located in Christchurch City Centre, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Victoria Street and Canterbury Museum. Riccarton House is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) away.

Property Features

Coffee/tea in a common area, laundry facilities, and tour/ticket assistance are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a garden, a TV in a common area, and a front-desk safe are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and showers.

Dorset House Backpackers

Hostel Amenities

Guests favorite property amenities

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Hostel Amenities

Dorset House Backpackers features tour/ticket assistance, ski storage, and a garden. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a train station pick-up service. This Victorian hostel also offers coffee/tea in a common area, 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 common areas 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • 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 common areas 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Shared bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
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

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • This property does not allow children.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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

No elevators

Hostel Name

  • Dorset Backpackers
  • Dorset House
  • Dorset House Backpackers
  • Dorset House Backpackers Christchurch
  • Dorset House Backpackers Hostel
  • Dorset House Backpackers Hostel Christchurch

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.


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