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Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers

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Room & Suite (31)
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good9%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible63%
18 Dec 2017
“I know it is a backpackers”
23 Mar 2017
“Not the best, I've stayed in worse.”
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I´ve stayed in over 20 different backpacker´s hostels in New Zealand, and this was by far the worst experience of them all. - garbage lying in the hallways - dirty showers and toilets - stuffy, hot rooms - poor customer service - dodgy people hanging...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was absolutely shocking. Don't even know where to start. First of all, even getting into the building was a nightmare. There is a code on the door to access the building, and I could't get into reception to check in, as I was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and a friend stayed here a while back, and it was honestly the most vile and horrible hostel I’ve ever stayed. Upon check in we were made to hand over $20 for the key deposit, which we were not made aware of at any...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh my god, I don't know how I can describe that terrible hostel. Everything is really dirty, the toilets are nauseating, they have not been cleaned for years! The rooms have a musty smell. Really guys, it isn't worth it the location when something is...More

1  Thank Maria Celeste R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would not recommend this to my worst enemy. Very dirty, toilets are horrible, it’s loud, our bed sheets and pillow case looked like they haven’t been cleaned in 5 years. Don’t bother coming here, even though it’s pretty cheap.

1  Thank Jón Tómas R
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US$15 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Auckland Central
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Surf `n` Snow Backpackers Hotel Auckland Central
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers Auckland, New Zealand
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"AVOID AT ALL COSTS. Awful place, don't stay here. Sleeping on the street would be nicer. 0/10"
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"if you do book with this disgusting hostel then ask for a room with a window at least."
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"easy access to stores and public transport"
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"Do Not Stay Here!"
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