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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Maria the receptionist is lovely and helpful. Stayed in a three bed and the room was a decent size with comfortable beds and decent bedding. Shared shower and toilet was kept very clean and also had underfloor heating which was great for middle of the night wees! Kitchen contains good equipment and was also kept clean. Beautiful outdoor garden area...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The reception service was excellent, very affable, prompt and informative and every effort was made to find a perfect room for my travel buddy, who had a bad flu at the time. She stayed in Room 11 (a twin room with ensuite) and said it was very quiet and comfortable, and I was in Dorm 1 (also quiet - both...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beds are confortable, the staff is nice, and the hostel is completely clean. There is a beautiful garden and the hostel is not far away from the city center. Even if it is a big hostel (80 beds), its still really nice and friendly ;)

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Bitgummole, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all the lovely Maria and Theresa make this place wonderful. They are very relaxed and know everybody by name, great to be personally greated like that. The cleanteam does an amazing job! The garden is beautiful and they always pick some flowers to have inside the houses. The livingroom and movieroom where my fav hang out spots. I...

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Foley T, Owner at Foley Towers, responded to this review

Hi Lisanne, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. Maria, Theresa and the cleanteam will be delighted to read it. I'm really pleased to hear that you enjoyed Foley Towers! Warm regards, Janet Foley

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We had a double room here for two nights. Theresia was very helpful and friendly! Room was excellent and very clean. As was the very well equipped kitchen. Beautiful gardens are lovely to relax or eat in.

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Foley T, Owner at Foley Towers, responded to this review

Hi Roy, Many thanks for the review : ) We're really happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Foley Towers!

Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I only stayed there in this backpacker for one night but it made quite an impression! The girl at the reception makes you feel welcome, and you quickly discover a really lovely place. The kitchen is perhapd a bit small but very clean and well equiped. Confy bed, a little warm in the room but you can leave the windows...

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

It was the first stop of our road trip in NZ when we arrived in Christchurch. We had a double room for gods sake we had a heater in the room because it was pretty cold in september. (windows are not european quality) The living and kitchen area is very tidy and the young girl at the check in was...

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

It is just a lovely hostel! Friendly stuff, everybody took care of each other and each room i have stayed in was clean and comfortable. I stayed there all in all around 2 1/2 month with some breaks inbetween :)

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Foley T, Owner at Foley Towers, responded to this review

That was a surprise! Thanks for the review : )

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

This is one of the best hostels i have been so far! It is clean which is the most important,nice,quiet and peaceful! Rooms are warm now its winter and that's really important! The stuff is helpful and great! Well,i defo recommend this place!!!!!!!!! It is in the heart of this crazy underground city and you will have great time! Trust...

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Reviewed 22 April 2016

This is the my third hostel in Christchurch in the past couple of months and it is the best by far! I stayed in the main house in a shared room but there are garden rooms as well. The room was very large and a single bed was in each corner of the room. Each bed had a light and...

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Foley Towers

Address: 208 Kilmore St, Christchurch, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: RM107 - RM160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
Also Known As:
Foley Towers Hotel Christchurch
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“Rooms at the back of the hostel are very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles quicksilver222, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“3bed gardenroom was great! 6bed dorm was cheaper and also very good I heard.”
 of 5 bubbles 232lisannep, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the Rooms”
 of 5 bubbles SummerSunshineGodes, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Just remember to request a "share" room if you do not want bunkbeds.”
 of 5 bubbles suelM6360BJ, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Any room facing the garden is nice”
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 of 5 bubbles JohnZ-SanDiego, 5 Mar 2015 | Read review
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