We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Verandahs Backpackers Lodge

    6 Hopetoun Street | Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$43US$55
    View Deal
    Traveller (92)
    Room & Suite (174)
    Dining (8)
    Haka Lodge Auckland
    318 reviews
    #3 of 123 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Bamber House Hostel
    378 reviews
    #2 of 123 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Kiwi International Hotel
    688 reviews
    #32 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour
    2,837 reviews
    #3 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good24%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “ponsonby road” (31 reviews)
    “western park” (12 reviews)
    “k road” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Verandahs Backpackers Lodge
    {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
    Haka Lodge Auckland
    318 reviews
    #3 of 123 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Bamber House Hostel
    378 reviews
    #2 of 123 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Kiwi International Hotel
    688 reviews
    #32 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour
    2,837 reviews
    #3 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    Rooms
    Sep 3Sep 4
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 4 partner sites to see rooms from US$43.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Auckland hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "ccb24e9b7cbe4865a6d4cb2896671c3f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1055302,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"ccb24e9b7cbe4865a6d4cb2896671c3f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":55,"lowestMetaPrice":43,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":55,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":55,"lowestMetaPrice":43,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":55,"hotelName":"Verandahs Backpackers Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNjYjI0ZTliN2NiZTQ4NjVhNmQ0Y2IyODk2NjcxYzNmIiwiQUlLIjoiY2JiZjcxNDlhODhiNGJhMTg5NzhlYWNkY2U3M2MwZGYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$43", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (308)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 258 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Verandahs do not have lockers inside bedrooms and no place to store your bags inside it. The location is not close to the city´s downtown. Only 1 staff for doing almost everything, no 24h reception, office closed for lunch (12-14h). If your flight arrive before...More

    Thank Victor A
    Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review. Our office hours are clearly stated on all booking sites and confirmation emails. Our heaters are on 90 minute timers. Some of the larger backpackers may have central heating. This may be more appropriate for your future visits in winter....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Had a wonderful first stay in Auckland thanks to nice, welcoming staff, very clean and cosy single room. Good location near Ponsonby and K' Road. City center well within walking distance. Beautiful park just nearby offers a great view. Quality plug adapters for sale at...More

    Thank RemyD93
    Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

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

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I've been here several times and wouldn't stay anywhere else in Auckland. Location is an easy walk to shops and restaurants, K road just around the corner, and if you're tired of walking the bus stop is 5 minutes away. The rooms are basic and...More

    Thank Melodycobra
    Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind review ! We hope you continue to keep coming back .

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Very clean, comfortable accommodation.. walking distance to everything. Kitchen big and perfectly clean... Never had to wait for shower or toilet... Good wifi. Really enjoyed our stay! Will reccommend it 100%.

    Thank Alet K
    Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

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

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The staff are very friendly, welcoming and helpful. The rooms are simple that's okay as you only need a cosy bed. The kitchen is well equipped with a good organizing system. Rest of others is respected. I stayed twice in 4 mixed bedroom, the one...More

    Thank Joke B
    Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

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

    Haka Lodge Auckland
    318 reviews
    #3 of 123 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Bamber House Hostel
    378 reviews
    #2 of 123 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Kiwi International Hotel
    688 reviews
    #32 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour
    2,837 reviews
    #3 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$24 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, Agoda, HostelWorld, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotwire and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Verandahs Backpackers Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland Region >
    • Auckland
    • Also Known As
    • Verandahs Backpackers Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Verandahs Backpackers Lodge Auckland, New Zealand
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (92)
    Room & Suite (174)
    Dining (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (84)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Kiwi International Hotel
    688 reviews
    .88 km away
     
    Quest Ponsonby
    103 reviews
    .18 km away
     
    Amora Hotel Auckland
    929 reviews
    .82 km away
     
    VR Queen Street
    550 reviews
    .94 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Azabu
    184 reviews
    .12 km away
    MooChowChow
    218 reviews
    .22 km away
    Vodka Room
    21 reviews
    .29 km away
    Charminar Cuisines of India
    23 reviews
    .13 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Foxes Island
    9 reviews
    .43 km away
    Western Park
    7 reviews
    .13 km away
    The Baptist Tabernacle
    5 reviews
    .89 km away
    Auckland Urban Adventures
    48 reviews
    .62 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    married7
    15 December 2015|
    AnswerShow all 6 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    JordanDiann
    27 October 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from francesca082 | Reviewed this property |
    I reckon it's a double bed. To be fair I didn't really notice...
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Private dorms reasonable"
    Read review
    "Ask for a park view. Second floor rooms are quieter."
    Read review
    "upstairs rooms have access to the verandahs with a city and park view"
    Read review
    "I love the single rooms, with a great view. But I've tried them almost all and was always happy."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing