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    Ponsonby Backpackers

    2 Franklin Road | Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good35%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    Attic Backpackers
    586 reviews
    #4 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Haka Lodge Auckland
    315 reviews
    #3 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Bamber House Hostel
    375 reviews
    #2 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Verandahs Backpackers Lodge
    304 reviews
    #1 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
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    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    We're not very familiar with hostel life but compared to the Haka Lodge in Taupo this one was missing a few key things. Mostly it was fine but I would probably try some other places when I stay in Auckland again. The beds were pretty...More

    Thank ajr432
    Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 27 July 2016

    Hi, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We have just finished having brand new showers put into the guys bathrooms, meaning we did have a bit of excess mess around for a short period. This has all been cleared up and...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

    I stayed 5 nights in this beautiful small hostel. The people were nice as the staff, big kitchen and a lovely living room. Grocerie stores are nearby and it is a 15/ 20 min walk to the harbour. I had a really great time there...More

    Thank MaxiKing23
    Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 23 July 2016

    Hi, Thanks for leaving us an awesome review. It's great that you enjoyed your stay so much and felt the staff and guests were all nice. We have a great bunch of people here currently which makes for some pretty good chats and social time....More

    Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at Ponsonby Backpackers two times, once in November and I came back a month later. Both times I stayed a few days and I can only say that I've had a great time! The hostel is housed in a nice older building in...More

    Thank Marith S
    Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 14 July 2016

    Hi, Thanks for leaving us a review. It's nice to hear that people enjoy our hostel so much that they return. We are glad you were happy with our facilities on both your visits as we spend a lot of time making sure each guest...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

    Really enjoyed my stay here! The hostel itself is great, with a really nice garden area where you can chill out and relax. Nice cozy t.v lounge aswell. Staff were really friendly and helpful and even made us pancakes for breakfast (not sure if this...More

    Thank jesticjake
    Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 14 July 2016

    Hi, Thanks for leaving us such an awesome review. It's awesome that you enjoyed yourself and loved the hostel as much as we do. Our garden is great in the sunny weather as it catches all the sun and makes for a great place to...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2016

    This place is in a great location! There are plenty of restaurants along the main road and the bus stop is close by as well, so while it is a little out of the city, it is super convenient and easy to get around. I...More

    Thank airolgalaviv
    Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 14 July 2016

    Hi, Thanks for leaving us a review. We love our location, close enough to the city to be convenient but just outside enough that we don't have all the city noise. It's great that you found your room 'clean and comfortable' and made yourself at...More

    Attic Backpackers
    586 reviews
    #4 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
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    #3 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Bamber House Hostel
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    304 reviews
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$21 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
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    • Location
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    • North Island >
    • Auckland Region >
    • Auckland
    • Also Known As
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Auckland, New Zealand
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    Room Tips
    "I stayed in a private double w/ shared bathroom. Just fine. Would love a small table."
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    "I can imagine that the 2nd floor rooms are quieter, but it is a very quite and respectful place"
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    "take ear plugs as this is in a great busy location"
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    "Close to downtown Auckland"
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