Book your room at Dorset House Backpackers
Basic Double RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)
Twin RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)
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
4-star eco-friendly hostel in Christchurch near Canterbury Museum
Situated in the city center, this eco-friendly 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
At your hotel
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)
- Free self parking
- Year Built 1871
- 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
Park your car
Free self parking
In your room
- Shared bathroom
- Shower only
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Free Wi-Fi
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
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
The fine print for Dorset House Backpackers
When you arrive
Check-in time ends at 6 PM
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
When you leave
Check-out time is 10 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: MasterCard, Visa
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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
We should mention
Guests must be at least 18 years old to check in at this property. Onsite parking is free for guests only for the duration of their stay. Rollaway beds are not available. Cribs (infant beds) are not available. This multi-story property does not have elevators.
Awards & Affiliations
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.