Christchurch Accommodation

Central City Christchurch Accommodation


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The YMCA Christchurch has modernised from it’s young mens’ hostel roots and is open to anyone and everyone!

As a not for profit organisation we make it our mission to provide budget Christchurch accommodation, yet maintain a high standard of quality.


Accommodation Features:



        • centrally located next to the beautiful Botanical Gardens and Canterbury Museum
        • 24 hour reception and access
        • free off street parking
        • fully licensed restaurant Duo
        • Robert Harris cafe
        • NZEGA travel desk
        • guest kitchen



Airport Transfers are provided by the two following companies, check out their websites to make a booking and secure door to door service

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Buses (Naked, Intercity and Atomic Shuttles) arrive and depart outside Canterbury Museum, which is an effortless 2 minute walk.  Local buses operate from the Christchurch Bus Exchange which is a five minute walk to Tuam Street.






Backpacker Dorms are ideal for the budget traveller.  Full linen is provided and common areas provide space to spread out and socialise.





Standard Private Rooms (variety of configurations) have linen and towels provided, with shared bathroom facilities located throughout the building.




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Deluxe Private Rooms (variety of configurations) provide hotel style accommodation, with ensuites, fridges, tea and coffee making facilities and TVs.



Group Accommodation Christchurch

The YMCA is the ideal location with large dorm rooms and affordable private rooms for leaders and parents.  With an onsite restaurant and cafe all your catering requirements will be met, as well we have a health and fitness centre which means extra team building activities are right on hand.



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If you are stopping over at Auckland on your New Zealand travels, be sure to check out our Auckland City Lodge Accommodation, and our YMCA Auckland Hostel.

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