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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I suppose for how much other hostels cost, this being on the cheaper end, you get what you pay for. The service was good and location is excellent but the rooms and bathrooms need some serious maintenance. They also aren't cleaned very well. The upstairs bathroom has boogers all over the inside of the door...I'm not sure if I'm more...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a week at this backpacker with my partner and I should say we loved it. Great location, great staff and very clean. The lady manager is so nice and friendly, always happy to help. The lodge has some strict rules around parties and cleanliness which I think is necessary and works well among guests. I did meet some...

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Booked this hostel as we could not find any hostels that is available on 26-27 October. Read all the reviews in TA and decided it cant be that bad as there are good reviews too! It was proven wrong from the moment we checked in. The lady who checked us in told us although we had requested for 4 of...

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Thank Amelia L
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Nice hostel with dorms shared and private rooms .the hostel was clean and well maintained also very quiet .kitchen was spacious with plenty of storage room. Great location with nice cafes bars and restaurant .staff was very helpful and nice

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1Thank Tomoyo I
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

A good and cheap place to stay and meet nice people! The staff was friendly and helpful even though there were strict rules. Especially for young people the location in ponsoby rd is very nice since there are a lot of bars and restaurants!

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Thank Linda J
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Came back 5 times to this lodge with my boyfriend between April and September! Slept in a double room, 4share room and big dorm. Thought the bedrooms were clean, beds are comfy and there is a sink in every room. Showers are clean and easy in use, had no problem with having hot water. Kitchen gets cleaned in morning and...

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Thank Capucine S
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The reception guy (simran) is friendly, really patient good people.He made me feel comfortable when I was having a bad personal situation. The hostel is clean and well maintained, in the heart of the city.I recommend it.

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Balmoral, Australia
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Our room was quite ok, it seemed clean, the bed is good and there was nothing out of the ordinary. The kitchen though needs a thorough inspection, we baked chips in the oven and it started smoking like crazy because all the dirty stuff on the bottom started to burn. Every dish, every glass needs to be checked because 80%...

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Thank Leeuw605
Catania, Italy
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Freezing showers, broken windows and impossible to close, no heating, no cleanliness whatsoever, busted lighbulbs in rooms and bathrooms as well. Just a mess, will not return any time in the future!!!

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Paris, France
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Cute place in ponsomby close to the city center with a parking available for backpacker's cars. You can find all you need for cooking and there are tables outside to enjoy meals by sunny days. The owner was really accommodating with us. I recommend it.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Backpacker hostel in the heart of Ponsonby, Auckland. Close to shops, cafes, bars, supermarkets and bus stop. Twenty minute walk to Auckland CBD. Rooms range from 10 bed dorm, shares, to private en-suite. ... more   less 

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Address: 217 Ponsonby Road | Auckland 1011, New Zealand, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region
Price Range: $31 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Uenuku lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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