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Rucksacker Backpacker Hostel

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed there for 2 nights and it was awesome. The kitchen was extra clean and had everything we needed. Price is fair. Location is good considering we didn't have to pay for parking (5min walk to downtown). Everyone working there was super friendly. Special...More

Thank Audrey M
Response from rucksacker-hostel, Manager at Rucksacker Backpacker HostelResponded 29 April 2018

Hi Audrey, thank you for your review! If Richard was human she must be so happy so high to heaven lol. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights while in Christchurch in a 6 bed dorm, it was clean and comfortable with a large outside area and 1GB of free WiFi everyday for each device. 20min walk to central town. Bed was comfy and staff friendly. I...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

The location is 10-15 minutes from the center by walk but that's the only "bad" thing about this hostel. Clean and tidy place. Free Wi-Fi. Lovely people. I've stayed 2 days and it was really a good moment.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I spend 4 nights here and had a great time. The stuff is friendly, kitchen/bathroom/rooms are more than clean and each day you can have (1GB) free Wifi, which is not that common. The athmosphere is great and you will feel really welcomed! I can...More

Thank masemaus3010
Response from rucksacker-hostel, Manager at Rucksacker Backpacker HostelResponded 7 September 2017

Hi masemaus3010, thank you for your review! Yes we are always trying to keep the hostel tidy and clean, and service our guests as best as we can. Welcome back any time and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Had a one night stay here with my partner, and it was good! As BBH members we got a great deal on a double room. Facilities seemed clean. They had movie night when we were here. They have the basic necessities every hostel should have....More

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"Do not choose twin room outside."
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