Room type

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Double Room)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Quad Room)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Quad Room with hand basin)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Twin Double Room)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)


Get an overview of this hotelHostel in Christchurch with free parking

At Racecourse Backpackers Hostel you'll be within a 5-minute stroll of Riccarton Park and within 3 km (2 mi) of Air Force Museum of New Zealand and Bush Inn Centre.

Washers/dryers, free WiFi, and living rooms are featured in all individually furnished rooms. Refrigerators and stovetops make in-room dining convenient. Additionally, dining areas, TVs, and separate bathtubs and showers are available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This hostel offers access to a business center. For a surcharge, the property provides a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request), an area shuttle, and a casino shuttle. This Christchurch hostel also offers multilingual staff, a garden, and laundry facilities. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge).

Racecourse Backpackers Hostel is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Parking onsite 
  • Free self parking 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Stovetop 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate living room 
  • Individually furnished 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 2 AM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Cash deposit: NZD 50 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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