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Silver Fern Backpackers

234 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good location close to main bus station. Staff were helpful able to book a trip to Hobbiton and be picked up on site. Hostel was clean and comfortable , the lounges were nice and had nice pictures on the walls. Other guests were very friendly , seems a lot of people stay here if they get jobs in Auckland. Wifi... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a clean and friendly hostel with very comfortable beds. Good layout with lots of facilities. The kitchen was very spacious with plenty of fridge space. Location is good near Aotea Square and many food courts and cafes nearby. It's not too noisy but police cars do zoom down the road outside with their sirens on.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful time here, good location next to city centre and Sky Tower. Big supermarkets close by. The hostel has a good job desk and I was able to get work straight away. You are allowed to bring in your own alcohol as long as you drink in the common areas and not the bedrooms. Wifi was acceptable, worked... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this place about a week before our stay for a concert, and booked a private family room with ensuite for $110 a night for two nights which seemed like a fair deal. Me, my mother, and sister arrived and were served by a young foreign girl, assuming she was an intern, and were given our keys and went... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a week, found it to be clean and safe. Good security throughout building. Staff helpful and efficient. Good amenities and clean bedrooms. Wi-Fi good., but you need to be near main lounge for best reception. Outside courtyard is a good place for a beer and a smoke, had a good BBQ over Xmas. I think best hostel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This was ok accommodation that suited us as we were out all day and most evenings shopping, at a conference and at an awards evening. The entrance to this place nearly put us off as people hanging around outside smoking and the reception is old with unfriendly staff. Our actual room was clean, smelled ok and had enough space. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Stayed for a few weeks in a 6 bed dorm. Beds were comfortable enough, bathrooms were really nice and always clean. Kitchen facilities were fine. Free wifi included with a weeks stay, couldn't connect in the room, only in the public areas, but that wasn't a huge issue. At first we thought the hostel was in the middle of no-where,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Stayed there for few months this year while working in Auckland. Nice hostel, central location good value for money still one of the cheapest in Auckland. Cozy atmosphere, easy to make new friends considering that the majority of guests are long termers. Nice to hang with people in the common areas like lounge, tv room, games room and bbq area.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

Good value , hostel is located in very central location with easy access to all motorways, North,south and west. Has big carpark and friendly staff. Manager very efficient told me about Ellerslie car market where I bought a great van. Rooms are very clean, staff work very hard , hostel is very popular with longterm workers, and these guys know... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here over the Rolling Stones concert. It is a very popular hostel in a convenient location near the main transit centre. The rooms were spacious and clean, lots of Germans, French, Italians seem to of made this their home. Lounge facilities were very good, kitchen spacious with 2 ovens and gas hobs. Bathrooms were tidy and seemed to be... More 

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Address: 234 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
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