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Verandahs Backpackers Lodge

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  • Excellent70%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hostel that feels more like a weekend house with a green surrounding. Spacy room and common areas too, a few places to park a car or park in the street for a reasoable money. Very friendly staff, overall a bit older looking amenities, but...More

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Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review ! We hope you come back and stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed several nights for a friend's birthday celebration in nearby Grafton and were very pleased with this hostel as our base. Excellent clean rooms, lovely views over the local park and out to the Sky Tower, quiet, close to good eateries and public transport,...More

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Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind review ! We look forward to having you to stay again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the beginning and end of my trip at this lodge. Great location close to downtown yet quite due to its location at the end of a park. Owner is very helpful and friendly. We were able to leave our excess luggage during our...More

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Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind review and for coming back to stay with us on your return visit. Hopefully there are more visits !

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveled to Auckland for Ed Sheeran concert so didn't stay much in the hostel but room and facilities were clean and owner was friendly; Verandahs is in a great location - 30 min walk to Britomart and in short walking distance of a lot of...More

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Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review ! We hope you come back and stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed for 2 nights, family with two children ( 9&11), double and family room, kids enjoyed freedom of the hostel and communal rooms, better than a regular hotel in that way, also free wifi ( kids loved this too) ! :) clean, quiet, safe, access...More

Thank Ga D
Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your very kind review. We hope you see you and family again soon !

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married7
15 December 2015|
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Response from chasann | Reviewed this property |
I usually get the shuttle bus or taxi but there is also a bus which takes you to K Road, a short walk from the Backpackers, about $14 or$18 if I recall correctly. Suggest you contact Verandahs and ask them of your options, I... More
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27 October 2015|
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Response from francesca082 | Reviewed this property |
I reckon it's a double bed. To be fair I didn't really notice...
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"Double Room"
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"stayed in C -double with en-suite, no view, also stayed in F triple , shared bathroom ( very clean!!!!) room..."
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"You can definitely save a lot of money on this place. Buy your own food and cook it here."
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"all rooms are good, in E the internet is best"
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