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Renovated in 2015, Urbanz offers accommodations in downtown Christchurch. The building features a range of rooms with either shared or private bathrooms. Free parking is located nearby ad free WiFi is provided throughout.

Guests can play a game of pool or watch a show on the satellite TV while enjoying a drink at the on-site bar. There is a self-catering kitchen and there are guest laundry facilities available. Towels are available for hire.

A flat-screen TV is provided in all double and most family bedrooms. Continental breakfast is provided for an additional charge.

Transfers are available for an additional charge to the airport, using the Airport Bus 29, which stops outside the building.

Urbanz is located next to New Regent Street, which has a range of bars, cafes, restaurants and an inner city tram. It is 2 minutes' walk from the cathedral, Theater Royal and The Piano performing arts center. It is 8 minutes' walk to Christchurch bus station and within 15 minutes' walk of a range of tourist attractions and a supermarket.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

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  • Is there a kitchen

    yes big kitchen and dining area


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    Asked about: Bed in 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room • Answered on February 6, 2020
  • Hi, How about the parking at 5 min walk as u replied to one of the question? Is this on street parking? Parking location if possible please. Thanks

    Hi All the street parking on the other side of Madras street (Away from us) is free parking.


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    Answered on May 6, 2021
  • Hi there, Is late check-in possible? Our flight to Christchurch arrives at 10 pm so will probably arrive at the hostel around 11 pm. Thank you.

    Hi, yes a late check in is possible. We'll charge your provied credit card for the first night. Then you'll find your room key and information in the late arrival box outside. The CODE is 34569. cheers Myriam


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    Answered on April 3, 2021
  • Is there free parking here at URBANZ ?

    Hi Our free parking next to URBANZ is subject to availability on arrival. We do have free parking available close to URBANZ this is off street parking Please ask one of the reception staff they will be able to guide you to free parking areas.


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    Answered on July 15, 2021
  • hi, do you have microwave and water heater for drinking in the private room?

    Hi we have a kettle in the private room for making Tea and coffee ,Unfortunatly We do not have microwave in the private room.


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    Asked about: Double Room with Private Bathroom • Answered on April 29, 2021
  • Is it quiet at night?

    Yes, it is quite usually.


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    Answered on October 27, 2019
  • is there a chance to check in early ?

    Hi Unfortunatly early check in is not possible , but we can store your bags at reception while you wait for your room.


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    Asked about: Double Room with Shared Bathroom - Internal Room with No windows • Answered on November 16, 2020
  • Hi can I check in 10pm- 11pm?

    Hi Yes you check check in late if you have Pre booked. Just follow the late check in procedure provided in the confirmation email.


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    Answered on April 29, 2021
  • Bathroom attached

    Hi yes we do have some double rooms and family rooms with attached bathrooms


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    Answered on February 24, 2021
  • How can we do late check in as our flight will arrive midnight?

    please follow the instructions in your confirmation letter and come to see us on reception desk in the morning before 10 am to finish the check-in


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    Answered on February 6, 2020
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?

    Yes, you need a lock for the lockers, we rent locks at reception for $5.


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    Answered on September 7, 2019
  • Is there a window in the room

    Hi Yes, there is.


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    Asked about: Double Room with Private Bathroom • Answered on October 22, 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?

    Yes you can use your sleeping bag if you like


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    Answered on September 7, 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?

    Yes Sheets and towels are included


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    Answered on September 7, 2019
  • Parking available?

    Limited Free Parking is Available on site .Other free parking areas also available near Urbanz, 5 minutes walking distance.


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    Answered on December 17, 2020
  • Greetings. Can you please advise how many 4 bed dormitories you have and if it is available from 4 Oct - 11 Oct 2021. Thanks

    Hi dear yes, we have a 4 bed dorm shared rooms and that will be available in these dates. how many people you are? just let me know. Thanks


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    Answered on February 25, 2021
  • Do you allow late check out as we have a late evening flight? We will be checking in also late. What is the distance from airport? Is there any facility to store luggage post check out for few hours?

    Hi, we cannot offer late checkout during our busy season, however, you can wait in our lounge area till 8:00 pm for your evening flight. We are 10 km from the Airport. Yes, we can store your luggage free of charge for a few hours. (we can not store any valuable items, please carry them with you).


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    Answered on September 7, 2019
  • Greetings. Can you please advise how many 8 bed dormitories you have and 6 bed dormitories and if they are available from 4 Oct - 11 Oct 2021. Thanks

    Hi We have two 8 bed dorm and six 6 bed dorm at our property. they are avalible from 4th to 11th Oct 2021 as per today (25/02/21).


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    Answered on February 24, 2021
  • Do you offer luggage storage?

    Yes, we offer Luggage storage its free for a few hours and $5 if you want to store it overnight.


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    Answered on September 7, 2019
  • Is this female only or mixed (4 bed dorm)

    Our 4 bed dorms are Mixed our 6 bed dorm are female only


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    Asked about: Bed in 4-Bed Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom • Answered on April 29, 2021
Area Info *
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What's nearby
  • Victoria Square
    0.2 miles
  • The Chalice
    0.2 miles
  • Avonmore Tertiary Institute
    0.2 miles
  • Christchurch District Court
    0.3 miles
  • Abacus Institute of Studies
    0.3 miles
  • Christchurch Art Gallery
    0.4 miles
  • Bridge of Remembrance
    0.4 miles
  • Christchurch City Council
    0.4 miles
  • Christchurch Arts Centre
    0.5 miles
  • Aoraki Polytechnic
    0.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Happening
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Rollickin Gelato
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Casa Publica
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology
    0.6 miles
  • Canterbury Museum
    0.6 miles
  • Victoria Street
    0.7 miles
  • Hagley Park
    1 miles
  • Christchurch Railway Station
    1.8 miles
  • The Palms Shopping Centre
    2 miles
  • AMI Stadium
    2 miles
  • Christchurch Gondola
    5.2 miles
  • Sumner Beach
    6.8 miles
  • Orana Wildlife Park
    8.7 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Avon
    0.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Christchurch International Airport
    5.7 miles
How to get to Urbanz from Christchurch International Airport
    Public transportation
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: Local

Amenities of Urbanz
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Happy hour
  • Movie nights
  • Library
  • Darts
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Game room
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Business center
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Slovak
  • Filipino
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Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

6:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Urbanz accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Urbanz of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Urbanz

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Urbanz (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Urbanz by:

    • Bus 30min

  • Guests staying at Urbanz can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Urbanz offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Library
    • Darts
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Movie nights
    • Happy hour
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • The prices at Urbanz may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Urbanz has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Urbanz is 1,150 feet from the center of Christchurch.

  • Check-in at Urbanz is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.