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5 Best Auckland Backpacker Hostels

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#47 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
3 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Stayed in a private room which was basic but clean and sufficient for backpacker needs. There are excellent computer facilities and The Globe Bar downstairs is a great place to go..."
  • "Everything in the hostel seems to cost extra which doesnt suit a backpacker on a budget (expensive extra). Other than the fees, was ok to stay private room was worth the money dorms..."
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#2 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
4 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Too good to be true, this backpacker/ hostel offers a lot for a few dollars. Shared bed rooms to private room for two with a deck right around the building and looks over a park..."
  • "Best backpacker place I have ever stayed in. Very clean and comfortable rooms and the best location in town. Just off Ponsonby Street where there are so many restaurants, cafes..."
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#62 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "night and into the early hours. As a solo backpacker this place would be ok but to a couple who want peace, pay more and go somewhere else...."
  • "For a backpacker this hostel ticks all the boxes, great fun staff, clean and safe environment and a central location. Not the Ritz or the Plaza but who wants to stay in either of..."
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#42 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" and "backpacker hostels" when describing this hotel.
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#7 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
3 travelers mentioned "backpacker accommodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "This place is more like a hotel than a hostel but it has all the facilities for backpacker accommodation. Some of the reviews have mentioned small rooms - I have stayed in 4 star..."
  • "Not sure why it is listed as backpacker accommodation, more like a hotel....great staff, spotless rooms, walking distance to CBD. More like mini apartments ! Shared kitchen is huge..."
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#44 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a backpacker’s type hostel. People wanting to spend little money and/or meet lots of other travelers stay here. You have to have a sharing/opened mind. There will always..."
  • "I have stayed here 3 times before and I recently stayed over the weekend and the hostel is now under new owners. I have to say they are even more friendly than the last owners - which is saying somet..."
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#41 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I'm a 19 year old backpacker and stayed on and off in this hostel for maaaany nights during my 3 months in Auckland. With a hostel, you are getting what you pay for I guess, it wasn..."
  • "I like Nomads as far as the big chain Hostels go I always rate Nomads. This was no different to my expectations for a busy big City Hostel it was clean but not spotless, noisy but not too loud ect. ..."
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#20 of 79 Specialty lodging in Auckland
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "December 2013. The whole set up is to a very high standard and ideal for any backpacker or traveller looking for a cheap place to stay either short or long term. Hannes and the..."
  • "We chose this place based on the location and recommendation from Lonely Planet and were not disappointed. First of all we've got a lower price since we were staying only one night. The staff and othe..."
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