Christchurch hostel and backpackers - CANTERBURY HOUSE

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  • FREE unlimited UFB WiFi
  • Free  Breakfast (Jun to Sep)
  • FREE use of washing machine, storage room and hair dryer
  • Off street parking
  • We provide free transport to and from the central city by an arrangement.
  • All beds are of excellent quality and comfortable and heaters are provided in all rooms in winter.


Hi welcome to our small, safe and friendly home style Backpackers "Canterbury House".

Situated just 10 minutes walk from the central city of Christchurch.
Meet your friendly Kiwi and Japanese hosts Alan and Keiko with good local knowledge of all around New Zealand and a family cat Melody.

A refurbished villa with trees, lawns and gardens around it, offers a share room, made up single, twin, double rooms with towels.
Our lovely two lounges are cosy and comfortable and the kitchen is fully equipped included a rice cooker, chop sticks and miso soup bowls for Asian meals. FREE tea, coffee, Milo and Hot chocolate and cold water are available or have a cup of tea in our large sunny garden.
Guest phone & fax and information on local activities.

We will look after you and make you feel you are at home! Read what some of our guests have to say about us. 

Special Winter rates available
May to August
(conditions may apply)

Now we are happy to offer you a triple room and a Mix Dorm room for 6 pelple.

I have the pleasure to stay in Canterbury House during five nights. It was the greatest time and the best Backpackers I've ever seen ...

Thank you for your wonderful accommodation and hospitality it was really really refreshing, nice personal and totally differen ...

Thank you all so much for a really lovely relaxing stay. It was so great to be in a home environment especially living in a camper van ...

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