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Ponsonby Backpackers

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  • Excellent57%
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  • Terrible1%
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“new zealand”(39 reviews)
“big living room”(4 reviews)
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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 bedsbus stopbars and restaurantscommunal areassingle roomfree wifilong termonly stayed one night
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Friendly staff, met several young people from all over, very peaceful during the day and a beautiful street. Visited in Dec 2017 and the hostel is at the very start of a street that's very known in Auckland for its Christmas Light's. It was a...More

Thank Jesse K
Reviewed 6 days ago

The kitchen seems very well run with a strong ethic to make sure everyone cleans up. And there's tea bags and instant coffee. The bathrooms are quite pokey and only on the second floor so it's a bit of a hike from the ground floor....More

Thank Mzantsi2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my stay. It was super friendly, clean, safe and fun. The staff was great! This was my first time in a hostel and was very impressed. It was close to everything. I would like to return sometime in the future. Thank you

Thank stewfire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent one night here, the internet speed was great, the beds were amazing some minor dirt here and there but not awful. There was no air con though so the room was roasting, but other than that I really recommend this place!

Thank AmalieRose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first ever stay in a hostel and as 60 yr old, solo, female traveller I was very pleased with the friendliness, safety and pleasant location. Walking into Auckland was simple (albeit uphill on the return journey) but the hostel is also well...More

Thank Joy W
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Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (22)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$23 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$23 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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