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It is a very clean facility with attentive and friendly staff. The other guests are typically very friendly and easy to talk to. I have found it to be the most accessible hostel from that perspective since arriving in New Zealand. It isn't a party...More
We had a two night stay booked at Ponsonby Backpackers through Hostelworld during one of the very busy sold out Lions v All Blacks rugby test weekends in Auckland, when accomodation was scare and if, otherwise available, was extremely expensive. We had made this booking...More
Ponsonby Backpackers is located in a lively part of Auckland pretty close to the CBD. Takes only a couple of minutes to get there by foot. The managers are nice and welcoming and the whole hostel is clean and tidy. Unfortunately there are only a...More
During our 3 week tour around the North Island, we were visiting Auckland twice. We originally booked to stay here on our first visit and elsewhere on our second. After our first experience here, we cancelled the other hostel and re-booked here. Here's why:
I was traveling through Auckland for a short stay and found Ponsonby Backpackers. After registering, I contacted the staff to find out if I could add a day to my room. They immediately responded and helped me add a day (I was in luck, also,...More
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US$22 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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