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Ponsonby Backpackers

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“new zealand”(40 reviews)
“big living room”(4 reviews)
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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All reviewsnew zealandnice garden areabig living roomtv roomcity centrebank accounthome away from homewell equipped kitchenfelt like homebunk bedssingle roombus stopfree wificommunal areasbars and restaurantsshared bathroomother guests
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good beds and living room. Bathrooms are definitely not clean even after 'cleaning'. 30 min walk to downtown. Kitchen was good but closing hours are super stupid if you have to get to your stuff in the morning or want to have a tea at...More

Thank Kurelli
Reviewed 6 days ago

A small very nice backpacker hostel with a great atmosphere. In a view minutes away of the hostel you find cool bars and nice shops. The staffs are very friendly and had every time a good advice about Auckland.

Thank Madleen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first time staying at a backpackers - staff were helpful and friendly, the location is excellent with a short walk into the central city and very close to eating places and transport. The room I stayed in was a little small and...More

Thank phaelios
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is in a great location. Very close to bars, pubs, restaurants, cafes, shops, etc. Staff are friendly and helpful. The room I occupied had no fan or fly screens so I found myself under mosquito attack. Other guests were quitely friendly.

Thank Cj_Do
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ideal location for transport, eating places and short walk into city. Reception staff very welcoming and happy to help with tips & suggestions of places to visit. Room was adequate size and clean. Shared bathrooms were ok, sinks & shower cubicles were a bit on...More

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Response from Aklhostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey thanks for leaving us a review, We do consider ourselves lucky to be located in a great suburb such as Ponsonby with lots of great shops and eateries near by and with easy access into the city. Always nice to hear that you found...More

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$24 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$24 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (21)
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"The bathrooms are upstairs."
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"I would choose a room upstairs where the bathrooms are."
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"Rooms at the bungalows are quieter but you cannot choose your room"
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"Quiet floor is upstairs on the second floor. Room 7 is peaceful and beautiful."
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