Welcome to Avon City Backpackers, only 2 kilometres from the centre of Christchurch. We offer a free pick up from the city and are situated 7 Minute walk to Eastgate Shopping and Service centre. Supermarket open until 11pm, Fast food, free library with free wifi, Banks, Post, Electronic, Camping, Tyre service and Buses to city, beaches, gondola, rail, university and all other major shopping centres. We charge a petrol consideration to the train station of $10.00 and to the airport $20.00 per journey. We are situated 12 mins walk to Jade Stadium where major sporting and music etc events are held. We are a small backpackers offering a homely relaxed atmosphere.Double and twin rooms, dorms and tent sites (closest to city), available. Free bikes, local phone and complimentary tea and coffee. Letters for proof of address to open Bank Accounts/tax purposes. There is a $2.00 coin operated machine available Off street parking is also available.