Closest backpackers hostel to the Railway Station. Top-rated, award winning, listed heritage accommodation. Author's Pick in Lonely Planet and Rough Guide for Christchurch. Free off-street carparking. WiFi available. Your chance to 'Go To Jail' in the former Addington Prison! Clean, warm and friendly with super-comfortable beds. We welcome travelers, families and groups. Walk to the City Centre alongside Hagley Park to the World-class Botanical Gardens, Art Centre, Museum, Art gallery, Tramway and Cathedral Square. Free DVD's, Shampoo, Pool table, weight bench, access to the former solitary confinement cell and jailhouse art. A fantastic and unique experience.