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. Conveniences include safes, and irons/ironing boards can be requested.Amenities
Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and ski storage. Additional amenities at this Victorian hostel include a television in a common area and tour/ticket assistance.Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle and a train station pick-up service are provided for an additional charge.Attractions
Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Bealey Avenue - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Papanui Road - 0.4 km / 0.2 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
The preferred airport for Dorset House Backpackers is Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 8.9 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 may be 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. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.
Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 percent
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- -Free self parking
- -Free WiFi
- -Smoke-free property
- -Safe-deposit box at front desk
- -Laundry facilities
- -Television in common areas
- -Coffee/tea in common areas
- -Airport transportation (surcharge)
- -Tours/ticket assistance
- -Front desk (limited hours)
- -Billiards or pool table
- -Train station pickup (surcharge)
- -Luggage storage
- -Ski storage