Overview

Jailhouse Accommodation

338 Lincoln Rd, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3982 7777

$22+

Overall guest ratings

8.4/10 Excellent
Based on 1,012 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.8
  • 8.6
  • 6.7

Good to know

  • Good kitchenette
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Clean hotel facilities

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    About

    Backpackers in need of affordable and comfortable accommodation in New Zealand should definitely consider a stay at the Jailhouse Accommodation. Located in Christchurch, this 3 star hostal is conveniently located near the Christchurch Railway Station, the CBS Arena, the Addington Raceway and to many tourist attractions. You can easily reach the botanical gardens and the Avon River. Christchurch is a cosmopolitan city so guests can enjoy shopping, dining out, the arts, museums, theatres and other forms of entertainment common in city. However, it is close to many outdoor activities as well, so guests can also spend their days skiing, golfing, bungy jumping, rafting, mountain biking, wind surfing, whale watching, swimming, hiking and more. All of these fun pastimes can be reached within two hours of the hostal. The Jailhouse Accommodation has a travel desk where you can book trips and recieve tourist information. The hostal offers its guests simple, yet extremely comfortable accommodation in a historic building. The building dates back to 1874 and was once a prison which is protected as a historic landmark. It has been newly renovated to serve as a hostal. Guests will enjoy the communal kitchen, the television lounge, the billiards table, the movie room and the coffee shop on-site. Hotel Rating This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Car rental
    • Bicycle rental
    • Game room
    • No smoking
    • Free parking
    • Pool table
    • Storage available
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Grill
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 1,012 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.8 "Amenities are good."
      8.7 "87% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.5 "85% found the grounds to be nice."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      10.0 "100% loved the outdoor sports facilities."
      10.0 "100% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
      8.5 "85% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.0 "80% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      7.6 "76% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.7 "For 57%, maintenance was acceptable."
      6.8 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 68%."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.0 "70% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 425 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.9 "Amenities are good."
      8.8 "88% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.8 "Generally very clean."
      8.4 "84% said rooms were clean."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      8.5 "85% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.9 "Good location."
      8.1 "81% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      7.0 "70% said the beds were comfortable."
      6.8 "Only 68% thought the shower was ok."
      5.5 "For 55%, maintenance was acceptable."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
      7.0 "70% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 4.6 "Internet is poor."
      2.8 "72% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 40 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
    • 8.0 "Location is great."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 546 reviews
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.5 "Amenities are good."
      8.6 "86% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.3 "Good value."
    • 8.2 "Vibe was good."
      8.4 "84% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.2 "Good location."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
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    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Good kitchenette"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Clean hotel facilities"
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