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    Jailhouse Accommodation

    338 Lincoln Road, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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    Traveller (200)
    Room & Suite (55)
    Dining (13)
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good42%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “old jail” (35 reviews)
    “tv room” (33 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 420 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I loved this hostel so much! I only stayed one night but it was absolutely fantastic. As soon as I walked in I knew it would be great! The staff were so helpful in letting me know how to get to Akaroa and giving me...More

    Thank kymlfoley
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Quirky hostel, authentic prison accommodation, clean and tidy, good facilities. The hostel is about half way between the airport and Christchurch CBD we had a car but there are shuttle transfers to the hostel. The hostel has bikes for hire and there are lots of...More

    Thank Dean H
    Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

    Such unique accommodation. Loved it. No complaints. Room was very warm, clean and comforting. Whole place kept very clean. One of the cleanest hostel type accommodations i have stayed in. I will stay next time I'm in Christchurch

    Thank jamesygroove
    Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi, thanks so much for your great review. Look forward to seeing you next time you are in Christchurch.

    Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

    great place to stay. great stories I have heard about the history of the prison and the area definitely be staying here again when next in christchurch. easy to find on Lincoln road. not far from hagley park, Addington raceway or ami stadium

    Thank Sy R
    Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks, we are currently working hard on providing our guests with more stories on the history of our amazing building, so next time you stay hopefully there will be more great stuff for you to see.

    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    I stayed early August and the weather was clear sunny and cold. I had a single cell. Bed was comfortable, extra Dona was so warm and extra pillows a bonus. Only thing I didn't like were the toilets and showers. Yes they were clean and...More

    Thank Mishaqueen
    Response from jailnz, Owner at Jailhouse AccommodationResponded 7 August 2017

    Hi and thanks for your review, very glad you were warm and comfy in your cell, and found the free WiFi and location good. Yes we are looking at putting a bench in the showers although there are plenty of hooks. Sorry one of the...More

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    2 April 2017|
    Response from stravel250 | Reviewed this property |
    It's quite tight-packed but really fun! If you're happy all being close together and they have rooms for 4 people then go for it for the experience!
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    "Rooms range in size, some dormitories. All well set back from road so quiet."
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    "Any would have been fine however maybe the left side has better views"
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    "Beds were comfy!!!!"
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