Racecourse Backpackers Hostel

Family owned and operated business offering private and dorm/shared rooms with comfortable beds, linen, heating, free WiFi and shared facilities. Located near the Christchurch International Airport (approx. 10 minutes drive), many attractions, city centre, Westfield Riccarton & The Hub Hornby shopping malls, Riccarton Rotary Sunday Market at Riccarton Park, Church Corner & China Town. Facilities include self catering kitchen, TV, free 24 hour wireless internet access with your own laptop/mobile or guest computer at reception, on-site and off-street parking, powered sites for motor homes, laundrette, guest lounge with log fireplace. We also provide transport to the airport, car rentals, city centre or surrounding areas within Christchurch.

Opening Hours

Business hours
    Staffed and 24 hour check-in is available.
Months of operation
    All Year

Facilities & Features

  • Children Welcome
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Proximity to airport:
    About 10 minutes drive to airport
    Proximity to town:
    About 10 to 15 minutes drive to the city centre
    Number of rooms:
    Maximum capacity:
    27 pax.

Pricing & Conditions

No smoking in rooms. Smoking is allowed outside.