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The Old Countryhouse

437 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand, Distance from city centre: 1.6km

Rating: 85% from 7 reviews

  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 94%Staff
  • 88%Security
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 71%Location
  • 82%Value for money
  • 88%Facilities

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  • A nice hostel with great facilities, nice courtyard area and modern security features. A fair trek into the center (a good 20mins or so).
  • 77%
  • 20 Nov 2015 Anonymous England
  • I really enjoyed this hostel. It's on the Yellow bus line very close to the city; easy to get from/to using public transport from the airport. The place had a really cozy feel and was kept exceptionally clean. The staff was always helpful and friendly. The only negatives were that they didn't have any ovens in the kitchen and the Wi-Fi was horribly slow and often went down.
  • 77%
  • 02 Apr 2015 Anonymous USA
  • Staff very nice, and it's clean BUT They want you are 100% happy (100%safe, 100%clean, etc.etc.), but if we can be 100% less tired when you wake up... could be great!!! Because of the beds are not fixed, and when the guy under move (or maybe just breathes) you move too... it's the worse night I passed in a hostel in NZ...
  • 77%
  • 06 Mar 2015 Anonymous France
  • Very good hostel. Staff friendly and facilities very great. The bedrooms are very large and the atmosphere is good. Definitively recommend this place. Beautiful hostel.
  • 100%
  • 14 Feb 2015 Sophie France
  • Lovely, clean place with cosy atmosphere. Very friendly and helpful staff that make you feel at home. Well equipped kitchen and fast and reliable free wifi. I would stromlos recommend the place.
  • 97%
  • 30 Dec 2014 Anonymous Germany
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