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    Racecourse Backpackers Hostel

    130 Racecourse Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Lowest prices for your stay
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Excellent0%
    • Very good0%
    • Average2%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible86%
    2 Mar 2017
    8 Sep 2016
    “A full bag of no”
    Free Parking
    Wheelchair access
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 27 November 2011

    This place is a S##T hole. They charged us $120 per nite for 2 adults and 2 kids which is obscene for the quality of this place. You dont mind "slumming it" when you pay very little but for that price we got a very...More

    1  Thank Dwayne T
    Reviewed 26 November 2011

    when i get there was no one in the office, so we have to go in and use a phone from the kitchen, then by the phone the lady tell u where u going too stay, but there is no recption, everything is by phone....More

    1  Thank Maluca33
    Reviewed 10 October 2011

    picked up 2 girls who had been basically told to leave as it was after 10am checkout,they were outside in the rain,trying to figure out how to get to airport.they had not changed there watches to NZ time as they had only flowen in the...More

    2  Thank didee62
    Reviewed 26 September 2011

    They are crooks! I tried to book two rooms over the phone but the lady who spoke with a Malaysian/Singaporean accent insisted I booked online & refused to take the booking over the phone. So we went ahead and booked online. When we received the...More

    1  Thank Suey929
    Reviewed 10 September 2011

    I have booked to this supposed Hostel thru a third party website. To beggin with, I have tried to call the phone number provided with no luck. I showed up at the place even though and it took 30 minutes for them to answer the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Price range
    • US$49 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    19 November 2014|
    Response from analler9000 | Reviewed this property |
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    Room Tips
    "Please do not waste your money."
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    "All rooms seem to be the same, although getting one furthest from the communal bathroom area would likely be..."
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    "Pick another place. Seriously."
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    "Don't ever go there!!!"
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