Foley Towers original Backpackers.

A Proud Member of BBH
Linked to Budget Backpacker Hostels NZ

And Now For Something Completely Different.

The amazing, the incredible, the vanishing - NO! we're still HERE! - & Still Standing Tall:-

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BBH LOGOYes! still here and still welcoming world travellers to our "Voyagers' Venue" One of the original hostels that made "Backpackers" into destinations of choice for voyagers from around the globe.
After 28 years nothing's the same and nothing's changed.
There's a lot of tradition at Foley Towers.
And we're still making it.
We get occasional reports of Foley Towers re-unions in London and Tokyo and Toronto and Tel Aviv. Even a wedding now and then.
Come and be part of it, check a video or go to our facebook page for the

Check our prices!

Some Christchurch accommodation has got pretty expensive since the Earthquake.

But there's still REALLY great traditional value to be found at Foley Towers.


        Dormitories with 3 bunk sets (6 people) in each $26.

        Share rooms mostly with only 3 beds (not bunks) $29.

        Twin and double rooms with share facilities are only $32 per person.

        Twin rooms and double rooms with private en-suite shower and toilet are just $35 per person.

        All beds are made-up.

These prices are for inveterate travellers with a BBH "frequent Sleeper" Club Card ($45). For others there's an extra three or four dollars.

- A corner of the garden -

Some of the garden
To make a booking,click here,

Or phone - our phone number is (03) 366-9720 and we answer it between 9am and 9-00pm.

Or you can email us at

Either way we need to know what sort of accommodation you prefer, the time and date you arrive, how you are travelling and your credit card details to secure the booking.

Alternatively, just go to the BBH on-line booking system for easy and very secure booking facilities.

Foley Towers is the sort of place WE like to stay when we're travelling. Clean, friendly, spacious, economical, hype-free.
Foley Towers is the sort of place we like to stay when we're NOT travelling. That's why we've been here for so long.

See you soon.
Janet, Tom, Doro, Wolfy & Tiina
Foley Towers
208 Kilmore St
New Zealand

- Come in - you're really welcome! -