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    Oaklands Lodge Backpacker Hostel

    5A Oaklands Road | Mt Eden, Auckland Central, Auckland 1024, New Zealand
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    • Excellent71%
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    Reviewed February 26, 2017

    Very lucky to have got accommodation, it isn't the Ritz but it suited our needs. We were not there for long, just somewhere to sleep before moving on, our expectations weren't high as hostels aren't famous for being swanky or quiet. To the earlier review,...More

    Thank mokimeat12
    Response from OaklandsLodge, Manager at Oaklands Lodge Backpacker HostelResponded February 27, 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you had a good stay with us. Great reviews are what keep our staff going so to see this puts a smile on all of our faces. We hope that we can welcome you...More

    Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

    In a nice part of town with shops, restaurants in short walking distance and buses that take you straight to the airport & into the centre of the city. Tom is lovely & really helpful so any questions you have he can answer. Free wifi...More

    Thank Sarah B
    Response from OaklandsLodge, Manager at Oaklands Lodge Backpacker HostelResponded February 27, 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you had a good stay with us. Our staff are always there to answer any questions you mite have and always try to be as welcoming as possible. We hope that we can welcome...More

    Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

    I Paid Almost 80 dollars for a private room, which is quit expensive. This Hostel was the Most expensive Hostel During my Time in New Zealand.My room was next to the entry and the living room. Therefore it was very noisy Even around 24am. The...More

    Thank Ramona P
    Response from suzeontheroad, Owner at Oaklands Lodge Backpacker HostelResponded February 21, 2017

    I am sorry you didn't enjoy your stay but maybe you shouldn't book the cheapest economy double room in a backpacker hostel if you want to stay in a hotel. In Auckland in the high season the cheapest dorm is $30 per person sharing with...More

    Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

    These guys were great, facilities were good, all in all liked oaklands lodge, it had a big kitchen with everything, lockers in the dorms, HELPFUL staff, free stuff if you really need it (I picked up a hat). Mount Eden itself is a bit pricey,...More

    Thank Skcivkwkacy
    Response from OaklandsLodge, Manager at Oaklands Lodge Backpacker HostelResponded February 27, 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you had a good stay with us. Grocery shopping in the town can come out expensive however we are a short 15 minute walk to the nearest countdown supermarket which is open until 12am...More

    Reviewed February 15, 2017

    This is definitely the best hostel in Auckland. I stayed there for my first two nights in New Zealand and extended my stay for a bit after that. Even felt the need to visit the hostel when I was back in Auckland a few days...More

    Thank Bart J
    Response from OaklandsLodge, Manager at Oaklands Lodge Backpacker HostelResponded February 27, 2017

    thank you very much for your great review Bart. We are so glad you decided to extend your stay a 'little' bit longer, we thrive from great reviews so seeing this is a big boost for our staff here at Oaklands. We really hope that...More

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    Emma W
    January 1, 2017|
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    Response from suzeontheroad | Property representative |
    From May we take a few longer term guests but we don't take long term guests over summer. Happy New Year.
    Eileen K
    February 4, 2015|
    Response from Kelly N | Reviewed this property |
    Parking is free and 99% of the time there is always a park a few meters from the door :)
    October 3, 2014|
    Response from glenc0e | Reviewed this property |
    the cheapest way to stay at Oaklands is to stay in the dorm ie shared room. There are lots of bars and cafes in Mt Eden you could try them.]\ Good luck
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    "Rooms for 4 dorms is great... not too big but have space for your things and sunny..."
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    "the 3 bed room for me it's the best."
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    "Slept well in 11 person room"
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    "All rooms are similar. Wouldn't be fussed on which one to choose."
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