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With a stay at Dorset House Backpackers, you'll be centrally located in Christchurch, a 9-minute walk from Christchurch Casino and 12 minutes by foot from Canterbury Museum. This hostel is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Christchurch Botanic Gardens and 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Punting on the Avon.Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 17 individually decorated guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Shared bathrooms with hair dryers are provided.Amenities
Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as ski storage and a television in a common area.Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Guests may use a train station pick-up service for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.Attractions
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Bealey Avenue - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Christchurch Casino - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Southern Cross Hospital - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Christ's College - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Canterbury Museum - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Victoria Square - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Quake City - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Christchurch Art Gallery - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Hagley Golf Course - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Punting on the Avon - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Pegasus House - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Theatre Royal - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Hagley Park - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Christchurch Botanic Gardens - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Christchurch I-SITE - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
The preferred airport for Dorset House Backpackers is Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.
- Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 5 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive after 5 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.
- -Free self parking
- -Smoke-free property
- -Safe-deposit box at front desk
- -Laundry facilities
- -Television in common areas
- -Coffee/tea in common areas
- -Tours/ticket assistance
- -Front desk (limited hours)
- -Billiards or pool table
- -Train station pickup (surcharge)
- -Number of buildings/towers - 1
- -Total number of rooms - 17
- -Number of floors - 2
- -Year Built - 1871
- -Luggage storage
- -Ski storage