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YHA Auckland City

4.0 of 5 Hostel   |   cnr City Rd and Liverpool St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
QueenStreet123 Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here 2 weeks and I would have stayed longer, but the YHAs Auckland only allow you to stay in both Hostels altogether for 4 weeks. Overall the place is very clean and tidy. The kitchen is very big, but the common room adjacent to the kitchen is a bit small. When I stayed there, the common room and the... More

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Napier, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great French café down the street amongst all the other food outlets. Easy to walk down to the bus/train station. Be prepared to hear young drunks in the early hours on the streets. Very pleasant staff.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This YHA is off queen street. Location is very hand u can walk everywhere. Staff is helpful. Rooms are small. This is another YHA with the charging plug issues.so there are 2 plugs in rooms. Now people carry at-least 3 chargeable device with them. Why cant you put a extension cable in room. Kitchen is big with heaps of pots... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was leaving the next day for Australia, and had no printout of my visa or return air ticket. I wasn't able to print them out on my tablet. The staff at the desk suggested I e-mail them the info and they could print the visa and ticket out, which they did. Problem solved. When I'm in Auckland, I always... More

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Brisbane, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I'm not going to go on about the size but for a twin room you would think for two people staying in there, there's room for luggage? No. The designated shelving space didn't help the situation NO PLUGS! Look can understand the yha NZ does have a Eco friendly thing to abide by, but try charging a camera, two phones,... More

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

YHA Auckland City is all right. The room we stayed in was ok - spacious enough for two people. I loved the very big window. Overall, it's perfect for a maximum of a 3 night's stay because of its location and facilities. There were only two things that I didn't quite like about this hostel:- i) It can be a... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I spent 8 weeks working in Auckland and this is the hostel I stayed at during that time. It's the worst YHA hostel in NZ.. no doubt about it. Don't get me wrong it's not terrible.. if it was that bad i'd have moved on, but it's quite a way from being good! The place suffers from a serious damp... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This could be a decent YHA however it lack a few things that are usually standard in most hostels. The dorm rooms do not have lockers in them, while the website states they are available you must pay to use the lockers in the basement level. I had problems with the lock on my door during my stay and it... More

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YHANZ, Manager at YHA Auckland City, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you for your feedback following your stay. We work hard give guests at YHA Auckland the best possible experience. Because of feedback from guests, we review our facilities and do make improvements. In light of that, we are currently looking at locker options in our shared rooms as well as bedside lights. In regards to the room... More

kuala lumpur
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107 reviews 107 reviews
34 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Nice walk away from CBD, good clean beds with equally clean toilets. It's a nice stroll away from the harbour as well and bus stops are just minutes walk away. Quiet location and would definitely recommend.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I believe YHA is the best at Auckland, even more you have are a YHA member... which is only $45 a year. Being a member, for a very affordable price you get free unlimited wifi, a very clean hostel with many clean bathrooms at any floor, a beautyfull and giant kitchen. I stayed at both YHA hostels at Auckand, and... More

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Address: cnr City Rd and Liverpool St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Auckland City 4*
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Auckland City Yha Hotel Auckland Central
YHA Auckland City New Zealand

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