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YHA Auckland International

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

Not very cosy or warmful: narrow corridors, many doors, cold and hard colors and shapes, and more neon than natural light. The showers look like those plastic/neon train- or coach- restrooms and lack equipment to hang your clothes/towels/soap. Our pillows were a bit hard. The whole hostel is quiet enough and the upper floor lounges are not crowded. Our room...

Thank xchbiz
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Stayed here twice, once in a double room and the other in a 4 bed dorm. Both rooms were of a fair size and were cleaned to a good standard. Bathrooms also were very clean, and the kitchen was great, very big, clean and well maintained. Location great, just 5 min walk down the hill and you reach the centre....

Thank JarryTravels
Tiverton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The YHA in Auckland has everything you need and is well equipped (free Wi-Fi) but for the size of the hostel there appeared to be too few bathrooms. Staff were lovely, the mattress was a bit thin and heavy doors banging at night meant I didn't have that restful a sleep. Overall an OK experience and a clean hostel but...

Thank Amy W
Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here twice, and both times were comfy! The rooms were big and comfy (now they've changed the beds) with lockers that had charging points inside! The kitchen was big, clean and well stocked making cooking nice and easy! The location is great just off queen street but only a 10 minute walk to the downtown harbour! The only...

Thank HarryandNatalie
Reviewed 26 December 2016

It's well placed - an uphill climb about 15 minutes from the CBD. If you're on the Skybus, go uphill for about 10 minutes. It's on a slope, so there was a lot of good exercise getting there and back. :) Lots of Korean and Chinese eateries nearby, with a small Asian supermarket across the street but lots of restaurants...

Thank Hayati R
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The kitchen is well equipped, and the bathrooms are clean, even if there could be more of them. Rooms have lockers with power points in them too, which is good. However, this is probably the worst YHA I have stayed in, either in NZ or Australia. I stayed here at the beginning and end of 2 months in NZ, and...

1Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Nice place to stay - friendly stuff :) It is near the city center (5min). It is clean and they have enough space so you can also be for your own (if you want to of course ;-) ) for people travelling alone and do not need to have luxurios rooms, I totally recommend it!

Thank y_kramer
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

On our first family visit to Auckland YHA was the right choice for first hand experience. Great place, very friendly staff specially Venk who works night shifts. Thanks mate for all your help for settling us down!

2Thank Robinuppal
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Came here for two nights whilst stopping in Auckland temporarily. It's a decent hostel and all the facilities are good, there is a standard YHA Asian/elder crowd which makes the atmosphere a bit flat, and there's also a guy on reception who has no idea what he's doing haha

1Thank Tom W
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Overall cleanliness of the hostel was good. Staff were helpful and friendly as well. However, the place lacked a sense of 'welcome'. The kitchen felt like a school canteen and everyone was in their own world. Free wifi but always patchy - felt as if it was better without.

Thank skjw87

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
YHA Auckland International is 5-star Qualmark rated, staffed 24 hours and offers excellent amenities. Backpacker accommodation includes small and large multishare rooms. Twin, double and ensuite rooms are also available. There is a large fully equipped kitchen as well as a spacious and relaxing lounge area with Sky TV and a pool table. Other amenities include gear and luggage storage, video library, stereo and a great book exchange make this backpacker hostel a complete facility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about YHA Auckland International

Address: 5 Turner Street | P.O. Box 68-149, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: $29 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — YHA Auckland International 4.5*
Number of rooms: 168
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Also Known As:
Auckland International Hostel-Yha Hotel Auckland Central
YHA Auckland International New Zealand
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“Ask for rooms at the back of hostel as they are quieter.”
murraynatalie, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Maybe ask about room noise when you book if you are a light sleeper or dont like earplugs!!”
KellnSteve, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Private facilities are worth paying extra for”
FathomBruce, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Dorm rooms are too crowded. No room to move.”
, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“1st level very loud and hot, can't recommend”
Philipp791, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
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