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KIWI basecamp

Hostel | 69 Bealey Avenue, City Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand 8013

67.8% Overall Rating

133 out of 158 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (25/05/2015)

"Free breakfast in the morning-fresh bread and spreads Nice atmosphere, a few rooms to hang about and meet people"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible

What's Included

  • Airport Pickup
  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Earthquake update: KIWI basecamp survived the Feb 22 earthquake without any major damage. Most importantly, all our guests survived unharmed. As from 07/03/2011 we are fully operational and are looking forward welcoming our new guests

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Christchurch?

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Nestled between the mountains and the sea is Christchurch friendliest backpackers. Offering world famous freshly baked bread in the mornings, along with a range of entertainment options, Kiwi BaseCamp is the preferred backpackers for many travellers needing to rest their weary bones. But don’t just take our word for it …come and see what all the fuss is about. Great location, great rates, great people, great experience! Read more

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About KIWI basecamp

We will do our best to offer you the most memorable and relaxing experience in our laid back 2 story villa.

Our friendly staff, all travelers at heart, seek to offer you the best possible service. We are happy to organise all your travel bookings and activities around Christchurch and the rest of New Zealand.

We are located on 2 bus routes and the stop to get off is called Bealey Ave. Tell the bus driver to advise you were to get off in case you are new in town. You can take the bus route B between City Exchange and Belfast or the Airport route 29.

By car you can reach us easily as we are situated on Bealey Avenue, one of the main roads around the city centre.

For your pleasure and convenience we offer:

*Discounted Tours of Christchurch
* Single, Double and Twin rooms
* Shared rooms and one 6 bed dorm
* All beds ready made including fresh towels
* Room prices inclusive fresh home made bread for breakfast
* Free Coffee, Tea and Hot Chocolate
* All rooms heated during the winter months
* Wireless internet
* Watch movies or SKY TV in our cozy cinema room
* Private Garden with Barbeque
* Close to shops and restaurants
* Just around the corner from Hagley Park or a short walk into town
* “Character Cat” Tiki

The team at KIWI basecamp look forward to meeting you soon.

Have a great day,

Chris and Laura

Accommodation Information

Our hostel has 1 6 bed dorm room, 4 4 bed share rooms as well as single, double and triple rooms. We also have a cheaper, smaller single room available. All beds are ready made with fresh towels. All rooms are heated in winter and all prices are inclusive breakfast with fresh, home made bread in the morning. Included in the price is also tea, coffee and hot chocolate.

Enjoy our newly renovated bathrooms and toilets as well as renovated, good equipped kitchens, our new outside deck with Barbeque or SKY TV / DVD lounge. Disabled bathroom available on ground floor.

We can also arrange tours Of Christchurch at a discounted cost

Location Information

Hagley Park, some really good take away places, incredibly good restaurants and only a 10 min walk to Cathedral Square, the city centre.