Overview

Dorset House Backpackers

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

RM 89+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 569 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 8.8
  • 8.3
  • 8.1

Good to know

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

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    About

    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
    • Skiing (downhill)
    • No smoking
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Pool table
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 569 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
      7.7 "Hotel security was great, thought 77%."
    • 8.8 "Amenities are good."
      8.5 "85% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      8.5 "85% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      10.0 "100% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
      7.1 "Great parking, according to 71%."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.3 "Near to public transport, according to 83%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 7.7 "Internet works."
      7.5 "75% said the wifi quality was great."
      9.5 "95% thought it was a great value."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 182 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.6 "Amenities are good."
      8.4 "84% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.8 "88% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
      7.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 73%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 7.2 "Nice rooms."
      7.2 "72% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.8 "88% found the kitchenette to be good."
      8.4 "84% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 7.1 "Internet works."
    • 6.9 "Average comfort."
      6.8 "For only 68%, the noise level was all right."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 386 reviews
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.9 "Amenities are good."
      8.7 "87% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      8.8 "88% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
      8.4 "84% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 7.7 "Internet works."
      7.2 "72% said the wifi quality was great."
      9.6 "96% thought it was a great value."
    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
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    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Clean bathroom"
    "Good kitchenette"
    "Pleasant entrance area"
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