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Christchurch hostels near the city centre

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Urbanz - Christchurch - Bedroom
7.7 Good
Christchurch Central CityC$ 36+
C$ 36+
Yha Christchurch - Christchurch - Living room
Yha Christchurch
8.4 Very good
Christchurch Central CityC$ 40+
C$ 40+

How much is a Christchurch hostel?

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 58

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 59
Cheapest month to stay with an average 77% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 60% rise in price.
Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hostel in Christchurch

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Top tips for finding Christchurch hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Christchurch, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Christchurch in October and January.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Christchurch if you stay on a Tuesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Wednesday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 77 days before your stay to get the best price for a Christchurch hostel.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Christchurch for 1 day.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Christchurch

  • How much does a hostel cost in Christchurch?

    Hostel prices in Christchurch can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Christchurch is C$ 59 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as C$ 24 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Christchurch?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Christchurch is C$ 59 compared to C$ 122 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Christchurch?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Christchurch by showing you the exact location of each hostel.