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Point Break Backpackers Hostel

6 Union Street, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand

70% Overall Rating 70 out of 103 customers would recommend this property based on 103 reviews

Atmosphere 67%

Cleanliness 67%

Facilities 70%

Location 58%

Safety 78%

Staff 80%

Value 73%

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • ATM
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine

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


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Christchurch?

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Map and Directions


Arrival / Journey:
by bus: bus Y or #60 towards New Brighton stop in front of the hostel car park. If there are questions the bus driver knows. For more information
by shuttle: we are happy to book a shuttle bus from the airport to Point Break for you. Please let us know beforehand and advise us of your flight details.
By car: follow the signs to New Brighton from the airport via the Queen Elizabeth Drive or the Ring Road. From the city center in direction to New Brighton on Pages Road or Wainoni Road.

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