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BK Hostel

3 Mercury Lane, Auckland ., New Zealand
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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I absolutely loved my stay in this charming,clean hostel which was centrally located in Auckland.Having previously stayed in many unclean,cramped hostels it was such a pleasant surprise to stay somewhere so well-maintained and secure.The staff are helpful and knowledgeable about the area.The hostel is located just off Queen St. and very close to the park so it's fantastic for anyone... More 

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Thank Worldtraveller392
Euntaek Y, Manager at BK Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Worldtravelller, Thank you for the nice review, We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you again someday! Warm Regards, BK Hostel Team More 

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51 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Clean backpackers and good price, more old fashion than modern. TV room with big TV. Location good but very noisy from traffic outside. me and my friend share double room, bed is very old not comfy. No wifi have to pay and if it doesn't work they can't help you out. This hostel is for very short stay or long... More 

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32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and it was fine but would never stay here again as a traveller. It mostly seems to have long term stayers here so not a fun atmosphere. The staff weren't very friendly and the kitchen was tiny with room for only 4 people to sit! The bathrooms were fine but again not the cleanest.... More 

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United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I stayed here for one night this month (July 2015). Staying in a single room but sharing bathroom option. Arriving very late (past 10:30pm) the receptionist had waited up for me, she was friendly and helpful on arrival and took me to my room. The room itself was very basic and the bed was very small but comfortable. Staying on... More 

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Euntaek Y, Manager at BK Hostel, responded to this review

Hi D_Daisy, Thank you very much for leaving us your review. I am so sorry to hear the Saturday night K-road noise has kept you awake/woken you up. We do have more quieter room on the other side of the building. A bit too late, but If you decide to come back for a night, just let the reception know:)!... More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We stayed for a short time in the hostel, as we soon found a van to live in, but it was definitely a very nice stay. There is a clean kitchen with lots of kitchen materials. The location is ideal to explore the city and there are many nice (more alternative) coffee and lunch places in the neighbourhood. But what... More 

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1 Thank Philiri
Euntaek Y, Manager at BK Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Philiri, We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at our hostel, and we hope to see you again some time in the future. Have a great trip in beautiful New Zealand! Warm regards, Reception, BK hostel More 

Marseille, France
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

If you want a place to only sleep it s a good one, only 155 for a dorm it s not too expensive. Now if you want to wash and dry your clothes you got to count 12$ more every time. If you want to cook just forget about it the kitchen is way too small and not furnished. Internet... More 

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6 Thank loic b
Euntaek Y, Manager at BK Hostel, responded to this review

Hi B. Loic We are very sorry to hear you left with such negative final feelings about your stay at our hostel. If one of the key cards is damaged, we mark the card with a colored pen. Since your card was not marked when you returned it after staying with us as a long term guest, we had to... More 

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

After living in an 8 bed dorm in Base for a while I fancied a bit of a quiter week or so. Found this place on here and it seemed okay. It's not the most social hostel but a nice tv room was a decent place to relax and unwind for a bit. I got a private room to myself... More 

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1 Thank chrisobyrne5
Euntaek Y, General Manager at BK Hostel, responded to this review

Hi solo traveler :) Thank you for your review. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay in one of the private rooms of our hostel. We hope to welcome you again someday! Warm regards, Bk hostel team More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I was living for 8 weeks in this hostal and the ticks are common in some rooms, even when it´s raining there are leaks from the roof and you can get wet all your stuffs ( I saved a video and they didn´t do anything about the leak and we were in winter )

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3 Thank Nacho T
Euntaek Y, Duty manager at BK Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Nacho, sorry to hear about this. When did you stay at the BK hostel? We haven't heard anything about leaking problems. Also, we can not find your booking (October-November). Are you sure you stayed with us? Please, let us know! Thanks in advance. Cheers, BK hostel More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My partner and myself stayed there for almost 2 months. We had to share a twin room, as no long term price is available on double bed rooms! The location is ok, but be ready to be waking up by police and emergency, as well as night life! Showers and toilets are in the same bathroom, and always pretty dirty!... More 

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6 Thank SalomeLewis
Euntaek Y, Owner at BK Hostel, responded to this review

We are really sorry to hear that you were not happy while staying with us. The cameras and rules are in place for the security and safety of everyone in the hostel and if the rules are respected then there is surely no need to worry about them. We do wonder though, why you stayed for two months in a... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

excellent location best you can get in Auckland city centre wifi prices okay but speed is poor in room compared to the competition, is it is over priced and toilet on 3rd floor is badly maintained and does not even have a small carpark single room with window is 49 dollars a day but I paid 46 a day that... More 

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