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Kiwi Basecamp

69 Bealey Ave, Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand, Distance from city centre: 1.3km

Rating: 67% from 13 reviews

  • 67%Atmosphere
  • 67%Staff
  • 70%Security
  • 64%Cleanliness
  • 73%Location
  • 66%Value for money
  • 61%Facilities

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  • Nice Little Hostel. Not always clean (Toilettes) but ok. Little Backyard to eat! And the best ever - the home made bread!! Soooo Good!
  • 77%
  • 08 Jan 2015 Florian Germany
  • No the worst place iv stayed at. Good points = tv room. BEER SHOP ROUND THE CORNER. Rear garden with speakers to plug your iPod in.big information board In entente with bus info and placeses to eat n drink, etc, hostel has a cat (I love cats) and hostels in a nice area of town. Good pubs nearby too
  • 54%
  • 31 Dec 2014 Gary England
  • Clean place to stay. Excellent kitchen area with common items like pots and pans. Would stay again if back in NZ.
  • 91%
  • 18 Dec 2014 Christopher Canada
  • Not my favorite!
  • 49%
  • 08 Dec 2014 Alan USA
  • The hostel was not a very welcoming place, to say the least. Probably the worst I have ever stayed in. The rooms were dingy and unclean, without pillow covers. The showers were pretty disgusting, and I didn't even try to use the kitchen. I thought that they would at least have Wifi, but you needed to pay $5 for each 24 hours you wished to use it. It worked well for me as a stopover point in my bus journey, as I was in Christchurch for about 13 hours, but I wouldn't recommend it.
  • 43%
  • 12 Nov 2014 Grace USA
  • I suffered the trouble with an angry guy, claiming about his bed. I think that this behaviour can't be tolerated. If I was the manager, I'd kick him out immediately.
  • 100%
  • 23 Sep 2014 Anonymous Brazil
  • Kiwi Basecamp could have cleaner facilities and more stable bunk beds - the upper one is pretty shaky. Otherwise, the location is pretty decent with a 15min walk to the main bus stop and being located within the CBD. Staff were friendly and helpful. There is also a bus shuttle option to the airport for 10 NZD, which is great.
  • 63%
  • 24 Jul 2014 Annemarie Germany
  • Nice, small hostel for a night in Christchurch. Easy access from the airport by bus.
  • 77%
  • 16 Apr 2014 Anonymous Netherlands
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