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YHA Auckland International

5 Turner St | P.O. Box 68-149, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4 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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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

building was old, staff werent friendly and hard to approach sometimes because no ones on the desk. rooms were old and sheets didnt look clean and beds were squicky. good location. good kitchens and fridge. one of the worse yha in new zealand. wifi didnt work except for the internet room.

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Nuku'alofa, Tonga
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for two days and found that the accommodation had good facilities and it's close to town. It has the usual perks which I found useful: free wifi, good kitchen and bike storage. The only improvement would be some heating in the dorm rooms, as it was a bit cold at night.

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Napier, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I have never stayed at a YHA hostel before, and chose this one because the location was close to where I needed to be and the price was reasonable. The people in the reception were friendly, telling me all that I needed to know. My ensuite room was basic but (mostly) clean and tidy. The room I had was at... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I have been travelling with YHA all these while. It is really clean and tidy as expected. The place is huge and have ample cooking space for everyone. Furthermore, the location is quite central to Queen Street. Service is warm and prompt. Would definitely stay here again.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Dear Fellow Travellors - this backpackers is clean, secure, well located and with all facilities. When last in Auckland we stayed at the City YHA which was equally well maintained. The International YHA had the benefit of parking which is best reserved well in advance.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Perfectly suitable for $30 a night – we shared a four bedroom dorm with two other girls each night and it was warm and quiet each night, except for the poor person who had to sleep by the door and to woken up by the hall light shining in every time someone got up and went out. The bathrooms were... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

There is only one socket in 8 people dorm room . I need to take a risk bring my stuff charging outside of room .

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

Sadly the worst YHA hostel I have ever stayed in. It is in dire need of refurbishing, everything is warn out and battered, the decor is very 90s. Not a great welcome to New Zealand after a days travelling. The bedding were not clean; heavily stained and smelling of sweat. The mattress was covered in hair. Anyone getting a private... More 

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