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Point Break Backpackers Hostel

6 Union Street, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand

Point Break Backpackers, your home away from home! We have available budget and cosy dorms or private rooms in a friendly atmosphere, equipped facilities, good connections to the city center and the ocean on the door step. Read more

72% Overall Rating 70 out of 101 customers would recommend this property based on 101 reviews

Atmosphere 68%

Cleanliness 67%

Facilities 70%

Location 60%

Safety 81%

Staff 82%

Value 74%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • ATM
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 2.56USD

Important Information

Hostel Conditions: Office hours: 8.00 a.m. to 22:00 . daily Check-in time: 13:00. Check-out time: 10.00 a.m.
If arriving after 22:00. please contact the hostel to arrange a late check-in. Early check-in between 9:00 a.m. to 13:00. will depend on room availability.
A copy of your confirmation paper and cash payment balance due is required at check-in time. $50 key deposit is required at check-in time.
Group bookings are welcome.
Cancellation Policy
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to Agency are non-refundable.
Check-in / Check-out
13:00 / 10:00

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Christchurch?

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Point Break Backpackers, your home away from home! We have available budget and cosy dorms or private rooms in a friendly atmosphere, equipped facilities, good connections to the city center and the ocean on the door step. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

2 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 2

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

6 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 6

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Standard Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Point Break Backpackers

Are you a traveller? We have tons of activities! BBQ and MOVIE night every week! Don’t know what to do during the day? We can give you information for all activities and sightseeing available. Our reception can also book HEAPS of activities and buses for you around NZ and Australia!
Are you looking for work and stay long term? We can support you in your job search and provide cheap weekly rates for long stay.
We look forward to seeing you here!

FREEBIES:
• Tea and coffee all day
• Wi-Fi 24h (50MB allowance per night), free local calls and computer access
• Assistance with job searches and practical advice
• Movie and quiz nights!
• Security lockers and Luggage storage
• Travel desk at recpetion to book all sorts of activities around NZ and Australia!
• Car park
• WINTER ONLY - Continental breakfast weekdays (excluding public holidays) (toast, spreads and tea/coffee!)

Available for Rent:
Surfboards and Wet suit, bikes, unicycle, boogie-board, towels and more..

Arrival and Asking:
• Office hours from 8am to 10pm daily, Winter hours subject to change
• 24 hours check-in available with prior arrangement
• check-in time 1pm / check-out time10am
• If arriving after 10pm please contact the hostel by email or phone us to arrange a late check-in. Early check-in between 9am to 1pm will depend on room availability.
• An identification, confirmation paper and $50 key deposit are required at check-in time (cards and cash accepted).

Accommodation Information

• 100MB Free for the WiFi, fax/ printing and scanning service, free local calls, computer access during office hours
• Fully equipped kitchen, pool room, TV room with DVD and Book exchange library
• Café with delicious coffee and homemade food. ALL GUESTS RECIEVE 10% OFF ALL FOOD ITEMS AND FREE WIFI WITH PURCHASES
• Free car parking and luggage storage
• Bike, unicycle, surfboard and boogie-board hire
• Night manager on duty

Rooms:
• Dorm-, Single-, Twin- or Double room, Family room
• with heater
• TV and DVD in private rooms
• All rooms equipped with table and chairs
• Daily cleaning service

Location Information

We are a booking agent for Kiwi Experience, Stray and all srts of activities around NZ!
Located in the charming suburb New Brighton in a popular pedestrian zone with lots of shops (Countdown and 2nd hand stores 2 mins walk!), restaurants and bars!
The beach with the pier and the library! Have a swim, surf, or read and relax, fish or play sports, whatever you like!
Bus stop outside the door. Great connection to Airport, City center and everywhere else.
Connection to airport: SHUTTLE SERVICE (extra cost) on request 24h a day
- in the surrounding: the Botanical Gardens, Canterbury Museum, Cowles Stadium and the casino.

Address:
Point Break Backpackers
6 Union Street corner Beresford Street
New Brighton 8061 Christchurch NZ

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.