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Auckland, New Zealand
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

I have a double room on the 3rd Floor, which is quiet and economical. best is that although I have a shared toilet in the lobby, there is so many of them that that's never a issue :).. There is paid WiFi $5 for 24 hours and $25 for a week, speed is great so worth it totally. I get... More 

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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Good experience at YMCA. Friendly staff, good service. Excellent free parking facility - very large carpark outside the door which was a huge bonus considering the location. Walking distance to the city centre and opposite the beautiful botanical gardens. We had a large twin room which was warm and comfortable. On the downside it was quite noisy here and the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Stayed here to be near botanical gardens. Rather noisy but the en-suite room sufficed. Needs a refit. Location and the free parking were the pros. However best to pay an extra $20 elsewhere for better comfort and peace.

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Greymouth, New Zealand
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131 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015

I needed accomodation with very little notice for a small group. Rooms were available as share twin or share triple. beds were firm, single beds, electric blankets and a panel heater. one towel was prove per bed. shower and toilet were communal and provided liquid soap. The wifi cost $5.00 for 24 hours but i could not get it to... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights. This is a quiet and clean hostel. Location is pretty good. There's communal areas with a television on each floor which is good as the kitchens are quite small. Our dorm room was very spacious and clean. Would recommend.

Thank SRJAsh
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 June 2015

Fantastic location, huge twin room with a balcony looking out over the botanic garden. Quickest check in we've ever had by staff who were real friendly. Happy to help us find our way to the nearest supermarkets. As I said it's in a great location only about 5 minutes walk from the city and 2 minutes away from the botanic... More 

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

I had the pleasure of staying at this facility en route from Queensland to Wellington. I am an expat Kiwi, living in Australia, and wanted to support this beautiful city, so terribly traumatised by the 2011 earthquake, but recovering in such an amazing way. No negativity amongst the locals! Amazing. The YMCA has very comfortable rooms to suit everyone, is... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

I was there for 1 night before continuing my flight the next day. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable, very helpful and quick to respond my needs. The location was good, only minutes away from central Christchurch. I stayed in a private single room, it has everything I need for that price. The only downside was it was really noisy,... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

We had a twin private room for 2 nights with a shared bathroom. The room was very spacious and the bedding was hotel standard. Bathrooms were close by and spacious and clean with hot powerful showers. The kitchen was quite small but as it wasn't busy when we were making food it wasn't a issue. Great central location and very... More 

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Egg Harbor City, New Jersey
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

SO, yes I have been to the YMCA in Christchurch New Zealand but not as a guest using a room Personally sharing a bathroom with someone with whom and my never see and do not know gives me the willies. I was there to use one of the facilities/activities that they offer for those who stay there as well as... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the most fantastic Central City location opposite the Arts Centre & Botanical Gardens. The extensive range of accommodation is low cost and you will be impressed by the high standards of presentation. From Standard Rooms with shared bathroom, Deluxe Rooms with ensuite bathroom, to Apartments with full kitchen facilities, the YMCA caters for all needs & budgets. The YMCA Christchurch offers free on-site parking. All guests have access to extensive on-site facilities for a small additional fee. These include wifi, health and fitness centre, laundry room & conference room. WE OFFER 24 HOUR RECEPTION!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Christchurch YMCA

Address: 12 Hereford Street | Canterbury, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM116 - RM307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Christchurch YMCA 2*
Number of rooms: 105
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“Maybe ask for a room with a good view”
 of 5 bubbles 405Sally, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top Floors are best”
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“Views are great of the gardens and church level 4 or level 5”
 of 5 bubbles Sacha118, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Facility is Marevellous.”
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“Rooms overlooking the Botanic gardens are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Rickakl, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
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