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    Brown Kiwi Backpacker Hostel

    7 Prosford Street | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good19%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “ponsonby road” (8 reviews)
    “german guy” (2 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    11 - 15 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    I had such a great time in this Hostel. First of all, it is located in a really nice area in Auckland, in a quiet street but not far from a street where you can find bars and different cafes. Second of all, the beds...More

    Thank Mely M
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 27 May 2017

    Hi there, thanks so much for your very kind review. We are so happy that you loved being at Brown Kiwi. We are so lucky to have great guests and staff too! all the best for the rest of your travels. Damaris

    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    Oooo I love this hostel. It was the best start of my journey. It's nice, clean, cosy, friendly and in a nice area. I really felt comfortable, yeah, also with a big jet lag and soooo tired :D I'm sure I will come back here...More

    Thank Michelle-NL-87
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 10 May 2017

    wonderful to get your support, thank you so much!

    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    I loved this hostel. It has a beautiful garden and kitchen which creates a lovely family atmosphere. No long term stay so everyone is open to talk and make friends because there is a new face arriving every day. Many nights spent in the guarded...More

    Thank Christopher B
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 17 April 2017

    thanks so much for your wonderful feedback. Hannes will be thrilled that all his hard work is appreciated. All the best for your trip. Damaris

    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    I stayed here for a week and wanted to stay longer! It is well run, clean and just a wonderful hostel. It is easy to meet people and the dorms are great size. The kitchen is well equipped but a little small when the hostel...More

    Thank blot17
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 17 April 2017

    thanks very much for your helpful comments. I have more hooks planned! all the best for the rest of your trip from Damaris and team!

    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    We had a fanstastic stay at Brown Kiwi. The rooms are clean, kitchen and bathroom facitlies are great. The best about Brown Kiwi is the team, always helpful with tips how to get around in Auckland and generally in NZ.

    Thank Markus W
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 17 April 2017

    thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your stay. It is much appreciated. All the best. Damaris

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    About
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    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
    • Also Known As
    • Brown Kiwi Backpacker Hostel Auckland, New Zealand
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    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (5)
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    "it's near CBD centre,so easy enough to get to the centre."
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    "Go to Fantail"
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    "If you want beer head out and turn right 3 times and there is a bottle shop ( 3 min walk)"
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    "Avoid the room by the front door, go up-stairs or outside"
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