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    Nomads Auckland Backpackers Hostel

    16 - 20 Fort Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “travel shop” (17 reviews)
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    Reviewed 13 December 2016

    We stayed in one of the privates with shared bathroom. Mattress was clearly at the lower end of the quality spectrum. Room didn't have a window but the ducted ventilation was sufficient. TV is so old and non-functional it shouldn't be in the listing. Hot...More

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    Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers Hostel

    Hi there, thank you very much for your review. We have a big variety of different room types and some have windows and some don't. We are in the process of upgrading our room facilities like the mattresses and TVs. We are sorry to hear...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

    Decent budget backpackers. No wifi in the room was a nuisance though, and there was only one small window in the room which made it quite stuffy and hot. Spa was out of order. Kitchens decent. Staff weren't super friendly but seem nice enough. Great...More

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    Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers Hostel

    Hi there, thank you very much for your feedback. We offer free WiFi in our travel shop next door as advertised and our internet inside the hostel is $4 for 24/hrs and $12 for the week. We are sorry that you weren't able to use...More

    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    The odour from the carpet , and my shoes sticking to the floor, and the brown stain on the Bed sheet was enough to make me stay out all night and not return to my bed in this hostel. Not a good impression for tourists....More

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    Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers Hostel

    Hi there, thank you very much for your feedback. We are sorry that your experience with us didn't turn out to be a pleasant one. I am happy to let you know that our carpet replacement has started already and will be ongoing in the...More

    Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at this hostel as part of the kiwi experience. The location is pretty good, not too far to walk to different places in Auckland and close to the main street. I stayed in an eight bed dorm and the room was tiny, I...More

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    Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers Hostel

    Hi there, thank you very much for your review. Our rooms vary in size a lot and we are sorry you ended up in a smaller room with less comfort and space. All our 8 bed room dorms have innersprung mattresses and pillows that have...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    Be prepared that there is different levels of hostels/hotels in Auckland. This place was way overpriced and one of worst experiences. We had private room and didn't get value for the money, got a headache from the strange mell/mould and old dirty carpet. And in...More

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    Response from Nadine T, General Manager at Nomads Auckland Backpackers Hostel

    Hi there, thank you very much for your review. We are sorry to hear that you experience with us didn't turn out to be as great as we had hoped. We have a wide variety of different room types from shared facilities to private rooms...More

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    kjclark2016
    Hi my flight lands on the 4th January 2017 around mid day and I was wondering if the answer above regarding transport using the shuttle from the airport is still correct? Also is there somewhere secure (ie locked away) to leave my bag for a few hours before check in? Thanks
    11 December 2016|
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    Response from Hayley P | Reviewed this property |
    I can't see the above question but I can tell you there is a shuttle from airport that takes you to the top of Queen St, you can then swap, for no extra charge, onto another bus to get you closer to the hostel. They're... More
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    431Susie
    I am concerned about all the negative comments which refer to the cleanliness and lack of hygiene provided at this hostel. Are these the comments of a few or it it really as bad as they say ?? G travels uses this hostel for their tour groups as well. Can the management or anyone else provide a response please ? Thank you
    16 February 2016|
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    Don M
    We just booked a room for Feb 28, 2015 and will need a shuttle that evening to the airport. How does this work?? Shuttle every half hour, hour. etc. ?? How much does the shuttle cost?? How early can we check in??
    30 January 2015|
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    Response from tinywoof27 | Reviewed this property |
    There are shuttles to the airport every 10 minutes at heaps of stops down Queen street, the bus stop will be labelled with airport express and the buses are blue. Cost is $16 one way and it takes you direct to the airport... More
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