Point Break Backpackers, Christchurch

New Brighton
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• Quality modern renovated and clean facilities, enjoy a relaxed and casual atmosphere
• Located by the beach and in the heart of shopping mall
• Close to City Centre, QEII, Cowles Stadium and 20 mins drive from the airport
• 24 hour check in
• All double and family rooms include TV
• TV/DVD Room
• Hi-speed internet
• Fully equipped kitchen, Sunny dining area with a view of Christchurch's Port Hills
• Laundry facilities
• Free ample car parking and the bus stop outside our doors
• Luggage storage, bike rentals, Surf lesson package
• The cafe also offers internet, faxing, scanning and printing facilities
• Restaurant
• Agents for most attractions, tours, car&van rentals
• Group bookings or long term guests are welcomed
• Package deals

New Brighton offers banks, bars, cafe's, supermarkets, novelty and souvenir shops, etc.
On The beach front and over looking the Pacific ocean is the new library and world famous pier.

Activities around New Brighton : Surfing, kayaking, fishing, windsurfing, kite-boarding, hiking and mountain biking in the dunes and forest of Bottle Lake national park and there's more - golf courses, tennis courts, a skate park, bars, shops, sports centres.

Hostel Conditions :
Office hours 9.00 am to 6.00 pm daily
Check-in time : 1.00 pm
Check-out time : 10.00 am

If arriving after 6 pm please contact a hostel by email or phone to arrange a LATE CHECK-IN
Early check-in between 9.00 am to 1.00 pm will depend on room availability.

A copy of your confirmation paper and $20 key deposit are required at check-in time.

If you would like to be collected, please let us know beforehand and advise your flight number and arrival time, we will gladly book shuttle bus for you.

Shuttle buses operate Airport to Point Break OR Point Break to Airport services 24 hr 7 day.
One-way cost is NZ$27 for 1 person, NZ$32 for 2 people NZ$37 for 3 people...The more people the less you pay per person.

Location and Contact


• Point Break Backpackers
• 99 Seaview Road, New Brighton,
• Christchurch, New Zealand
• We are 12 mins east of Christchurch city with buses every 15 mins or so. Here is the metro bus website. http://www.metroinfo.org.nz/
• For those driving from the airport Queen Elizabeth Drive will take you to well sign posted New Brighton and from the city via Pages road or Wainoni Roads will also lead you to New Brighton.
• When in New Brighton Seaview Road it is the road leading to the mall and we are number 99. Our cafe' and back packers entrance is located on Union Street and Car parking on the Corner off Union Street and Beresford Streets.
• Entrance to the backpackers is available from the carpark.



Address: 6 Union Street, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand

Distance to city center: 8.07 km

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Website Point Break Backpackers Christchurch www.pointbreakbackpackers.co.nz
Phone Number: 03 3882050
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Facilities and Amenities

Beach Lovers Retreat

Family-Friendly Hostel

Solo Traveller

Youth Hostel



Luggage Storage


Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Airport Pickup

Bike Rental

City Tours

Lockers in Lobby



Air Conditioning

BBQ Grill


Board Games

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Entirely Non-Smoking



Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental

Pool Table

Wheelchair Accessible

Service Animals

Max. Age: All Ages

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: Unlimited

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: all

Reception Hours: 9 am - 6 pm

Size: Medium (30-60 beds)

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