Kiwi BaseCamp

The Best Little Backpackers in Christchurch
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Kiwi BaseCamp is now open again and welcoming guests after our extensive refurbishment. And to celebrate, we are now offering free Wifi. Come and see what all the fuss is about .......

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Great Facilities

We offer free breakfast, we have two modern kitchens, a great outside area with BBQ where you can bask in the sun, Sky TV, high speed wireless internet and public computers. New facilities coming soon...

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Free Breakfast & Wifi

Start your day with our free continental breakfast and our world famous home made bread. We also have free tea, coffee and milo. A great way to start the day. Free wifi is available to all staying gue...

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Friendly People

Old & Comfy With Great Facilities & Extras. Kiwi Basecamp backpackers in Christchurch offers a warm welcome with great facilities and services, all delivered with a friendly smile. ...

Room Types

We have a variety of rooms to choose from, whether you want to kick back and relax in one of our share or dorm rooms or enjoy the privacy of your own room, we have something for everyone at Kiwi Basecamp
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Single Room

For the weary traveller; looking for a double bed for the price of a single? We have more than your bases covered, all our single rooms come with very comfortable double beds as well as fresh linen and warm blankets and more than enough room to swing a cat. This option is for a single occupancy only; if you are a couple or friends travelling together then check out our double/twin rooms.

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Twin Double Room

We have the best to offer you in this situation but at an affordable price, wither it’s just you or travelling with a friend this room is set up with new wooden bunk bed and mattress like all of the dorms and shares. We offer fresh linen and a warm blanket at the end of your bed. This gives you the benefits of a private room but without breaking the bank. Be in quick as only one of this room type and it goes fast!.

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Triple Room

Three friends together? Over the 4 bed share? then check out our triple? Get up close and personal with one of your mates and take a break from the fourth wheel. Jump into this unique triple room which is set up with a single and double, all with fresh linen and warm blankets at the end of the bed.

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4/5 Bed Dorm

Wanting to share? This is our more popular option that won’t cost the earth. Why not try our 4/5 bed rooms, this is a great option for those who like to meet other travellers but don’t want to stay in a dorm, like all rooms in Kiwi Basecamp we have brand new wooden bunks and mattresses with fresh linen and a warm blanket at the end of your bed.

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6 Bed Dorm

Our standard 6 bed dorm offers comfort at an affordable price with brand new wooden bunk beds and mattresses to give you the best out of your back packing experience in Christchurch, fresh linen is provided for your stay with warm blankets at the end of the bed for those colder nights.

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6 Bed Dorm Plus

Our 6 bed en suite will give you the experience of being in a dorm but with some luxury extras the room comes with its own private bathroom and courtyard as well as a microwave and tea and coffee making facilities. This allows you the benefits of having your own personal space to escape to without the additional cost of a private room.

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  • front side Kiwi Basecakp backpackers

    Eight years of Kiwi

    • 20 Jul, 2016
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    It was 2008, and armed with a short wish list, and with a milestone birthday looming, I set about finding a business which fulfilled this list, and would keep me busy and fulfilled.thus enabling me to be involved in the tourism / backpacker industry, improve my schoolboy French, as well as learn some basics of other languages, and find a building to improve. Up popped Kiwi Basecamp in my ‘search’, negotiations were carrie

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    Winter is Here

    • 20 Jul, 2016
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    Planning your ski trip?, why not check into Kiwi Basecamp we are close to the city where you can pick up your ski's or board as well as your warm gear, not only that you can leave from here on the Snowman Shuttles to Mount Hutt for a day of skiing or boarding bliss, check out the link here http://snowmanshuttles.co.nz/. Come check us out as close to Naked and

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    Dolphin Swimming at

    • 12 Feb, 2016
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    Looking to get out of the city for a day, well taking a trip to the beautiful Akaroa harbor town is a must. This gorgeous harbor town has a lot to offer but our favorite is the Black Cat Dolphin Swim, below are the details of how to book and what it has to offer. (more&h

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    Earthquake Repairs a

    • 04 Nov, 2015
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    Being a one hundred year old villa, our foundations took abit of a shaking in the 2011 earthquakes       www.geonet.org.nz ) As a result, with the help of our insurers and Fitz Consulting Limited (www.fitzconsulting.co.nz) we are completely replacing our foundations. At the same time we will upgrade our fire protection and systems to pres

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  • museum

    Only in Christchurch

    • 17 Sep, 2014
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    If you’re only in Christchurch for a day and night, have a few hours to kill, but want to have a look around, step out of Kiwi basecamp, head east down Bealey Avenue, take a right on to madras and head down to the Cardboard Cathedral. Well worth a look. Cost $5 million but stunning. Behind this is the 185 empty chairs display, a memorial to those who lost their lives in the Feb 2011 earthquake. From there head into the ce

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    Local amenities, sho

    • 17 Sep, 2014
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    We have all manner of amenities close to kiwibasecamp. Step out of the front door, take a right, then another and you’re on the road to Merivale Village. Pass Z Energy service station for snacks and drinks, Liquor King for beers and wione, or whatever is your tipple, then it’s a 10 minute walk to Merivale Mall. Here you will find NZ Post Office, Kiwibank, ANZ Bank, Westpac Bank, Fresh Choice Super Market, and a host of ca

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    Restaurants and Bars

    • 17 Sep, 2014
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    Out the front door, chuck a right then a left, and you’re in the heart of Victoria Street! Burger King, SachI Sachi Noodle House (a favourite of the All Blacks). For your coffee hit plus awesome baking, visit Vics Bakery and Café, further on the Bog Irish Bar, Revival Bar, Award Winning King Of Snake restaurant, plus a host of eateries, pubs and cafes all within 5 minutes’ walk of kiwi ba

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    Bus Services to and

    • 17 Sep, 2014
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    On arrival at Christchurch International Airport, ask at the Airport I-site, or any of the friendly airport staff and they will direct you to the bus stop, which is right outside international arrivals. The number bus will take you almost to the front door of kiwi basecamp [. How’s that for service? Tell the driver you want to go to Bealey Avenue. Buses run every xxx minutes. Going to the airport, step out of Kiwi base

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  • Hoogie
    Hoogie
    “Awesome place” - Clean place and Very friendly staff, they will help you with anything! Not to small and not to big of a place so you get to know the people very easy and have a good time together! Close to shopping mall and liquor store ;)
  • VJ89
    VJ89
    Only about a ten minute walk from town, but great value for money and free breakfast! Dorm rooms not too big at 6 beds a room. Really nice atmosphere and staff really helpful. Thanks for a great stay and I will be recommending you!