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Best Christchurch hostels

Most recommended Christchurch hostels

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Lylo Christchurch - Christchurch - Bedroom
Lylo Christchurch
8 Very good
323 ﷼+
323 ﷼+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
At the Right Place - Hostel - Christchurch - Living room
At the Right Place - Hostel
St Albans525 ﷼+
525 ﷼+
Free Wi-Fi
Jailhouse Accommodation
8.1 Very good
Addington100 ﷼+
100 ﷼+
Free Wi-Fi
Rucksacker Backpacker Hostel
Christchurch Central City352 ﷼+
352 ﷼+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Sonoda Village
Ilam1,053 ﷼+
1,053 ﷼+
Free Wi-Fi
Avon City Backpackers
8.9 Very good
Lindwood191 ﷼+
191 ﷼+

Christchurch hostels near the city center

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Urbanz - Christchurch - Bedroom
7.7 Good
Christchurch Central City98 ﷼+
98 ﷼+
Haka House Christchurch - Christchurch - Living room
Haka House Christchurch
8.4 Very good
Christchurch Central City107 ﷼+
107 ﷼+
Around The World Backpackers
6.7 Okay
Christchurch Central City105 ﷼+
105 ﷼+
Drifter Christchurch
9.4 Wonderful
Christchurch Central City125 ﷼+
125 ﷼+

How much is a Christchurch hostel?

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Average price (weeknight)

132 ﷼

Average price (weekend night)

144 ﷼
Cheapest month to stay with an average 42% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 53% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Christchurch

Price per night / 3-star hostel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
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Top tips for finding Christchurch hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Christchurch, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Christchurch in August and July.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Christchurch if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Monday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 77 days before your stay to get the best price for a Christchurch hostel.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Christchurch

  • How much does a hostel cost in Christchurch?

    Hostel prices in Christchurch can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Christchurch is 55 ﷼ but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as 21 ﷼ in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Christchurch for tonight?

    The best price a KAYAK user has found for a 3-star hostel in Christchurch in the last 3 hours was 25 ﷼ and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was 23 ﷼. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is 21 ﷼.

  • How much is a hostel in Christchurch for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Christchurch hostel for this weekend for as low as 23 ﷼. Users have also found 3 star hotels from 27 ﷼ and 4-star plus hotels from 23 ﷼.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Christchurch?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Christchurch is 55 ﷼ compared to 130 ﷼ for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Christchurch?

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