Racecourse Backpackers Hostel

Closest budget accommodation with free WiFi to the Christchurch International Airport, Riccarton Rotary Sunday Market, Air Force Museum, Church Corner, Bush Inn & China Town, Train Station, Universities & Schools. Private & dorm rooms. Powered sites.

Per night
$30 - $100

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Family owned and operated business offering private and dorm/shared rooms with comfortable beds, linen, heating, free WiFi and shared facilities.

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Located near the Christchurch International Airport (approx. 10 minutes drive), many attractions, city centre, Westfield Riccarton & The Hub Hornby shopping malls, Riccarton Rotary Sunday Market at Riccarton Park, Church Corner & China Town.

Facilities include self catering kitchen, TV, free 24 hour wireless internet access with your own laptop/mobile or guest computer at reception, on-site and off-street parking, powered sites for motor homes, laundrette, guest lounge with log fireplace.
We also provide transport to the airport, car rentals, city centre or surrounding areas within Christchurch.


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Physical address

Racecourse Backpackers Hostel, 130 Racecourse Road, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch, Christchurch - Canterbury, 8042, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Staffed and 24 hour check-in is available
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • Children Welcome
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Room Service
Proximity to airport:
About 10 minutes drive to airport
Proximity to town:
About 10 to 15 minutes drive to the city centre
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $30.00 - $100.00
Further pricing information:
No smoking in rooms. Smoking is allowed outside.

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) YES YES

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