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The Old Countryhouse Christchurch Hostel

437 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand

82% Overall Rating 59 out of 69 customers would recommend this property based on 69 reviews

Atmosphere 85%

Cleanliness 92%

Facilities 88%

Location 63%

Safety 86%

Staff 82%

Value 78%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Important Information

RECEPTION HOURS AND CHECK IN:
Reception is open from 9am to 8pm. Your room will be ready to move in after 3pm and you are welcome to store your bags here till then.

ARRIVING OUTSIDE RECEPTION HOURS:
We are delighted to offer a late check in service for our guests arriving outside reception hours. Once we receive your booking with a late arrival time, we will take full payment (plus $3 credit card processing fee) as it is our policy to only send out our Late Arrival Instructions for prepaid accommodation and your booking then can not be changed or transferred.

CANCELLATION POLICY:
All modifications or cancellations to your booking must be received by email to: theoldcountryhouse@yahoo.co.nz. before 7pm (NZ time) up to 2 full days before date of arrival.

EXTENDED CANCELLATION POLICY for Christmas and New Year Bookings:
Any cancellation or modification to your booking must be received by email ONE WEEK PRIOR to your arrival date. For any modification received within one week or No Show, the total price of the booking will be charged.

CHILDREN POLICY:
Children are welcome at our hostel.

Bookings with children must be made for private rooms only. Parents and children must sleep in the same room and children above the age of 3 must be accommodated in a room that caters for them to have their own beds. Parents must accompany children at all times.

GROUP BOOKINGS:
Bookings for more than 6 guests must be requested through our Group Booking Page and we will send you a quote.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Christchurch?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions

Directions

From the airport:
Take the shuttle direct to our doorstep. The price is $29 for one person and $6 per additional person. Extra items such as bikes or snowboards are $6 extra. Once we have received your shuttle booking request, we will add the cost to your bill here.

Taxi direct to our doorstep: Approximately $45 from the airport.

Public Bus to city centre: $8 to the Bus Exchange then either 20 minutes walk or take Yellow Line Bus and get off at Stanmore Road for $4.00.

From the train station:
Shuttle direct to our doorstep: $10 per passenger
Taxi direct to our doorstep: Approximately $25
Public Bus: there is no public transport to and from the train station!

From the Intercity Bus Depot:
Easy 1500 metre walk or take the Yellow Line in direction of New Brighton for $4.00

Walk from the city centre:
Walk east along Gloucester Street for approx. 15 - 20 minutes. We are at the corner of Stanmore Road and Gloucester Street.


If you get lost or have any problems - just call us and we'll talk you through it!

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