Jailhouse Accommodation, Christchurch

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Stay in Jail! Closest hostel to the Railway Station. Award winning top-rated Christchurch budget accommodation. 'Top Pick' by Lonely Planet and Rough Guide. We welcome you to stay in our newly renovated listed heritage accommodation, which has had a colourful history as the former Addington Jail. Private Single, Double, Twin and Dorm rooms available in our Christchurch hostel. Clean, warm, friendly, family-owned with super-comfortable beds.

We are located 5-10 minutes walk from Christchurch attractions such as Hagley Park, Train Station (Tranzalpine), Addington Raceway and the CBS Arena. Walk or short bus ride to the centre of beautiful Christchurch. Free off-street vehicle parking is available.

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Location and Contact


• Closest Hostel to Railway Station, free shuttle to Railway Station available.
• Bus 7 from Central City Bus Exchange, only 8 min ride every 15 mins weekdays.
• Or walk via Botanical Gardens and Hagley Park



Address: 338 Lincoln Road, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealand

Distance to city center: 1.92 km

Jailhouse Accommodation is listed on the following booking sites:

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Website Jailhouse Accommodation Christchurch www.jail.co.nz
Phone Number: 64 3 9827777 or 0800 524 546
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Facilities and Amenities

Digital Nomads

Family-Friendly Hostel

Older travelers (+50)


Lockers in Rooms

Luggage Storage



Airport Pickup

Bike Rental

Lockers in Lobby

Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

BBQ Grill

Board Games

Book Collection/Exchange

Cable TV

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments


Entirely Non-Smoking


Gym/Fitness Room

Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental

Pool Table


Swimming Pool


Wheelchair Accessible

Service Animals


Genders: Males & Females

Max. Age: All Ages

Min. Age with Parent (dorms): 16

Min. Age with Parent (private room): All Ages

Min. Age without Parent: 18

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: 1 month

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: 8 AM - 9 PM (08:00-21:00), 24 hour arrivals

Size: Large (60-100 beds)

Female Dorm Only

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