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    Frienz Backpacker Hostel Auckland

    27-31 Victoria Street East, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    • Excellent12%
    • Very good18%
    • Average18%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible35%
    6 Apr 2017
    “Good location and staff. ”
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    Reviewed 11 October 2016

    I stayed in this hostel for one night as I was passing through New Zealand to head south, the rooms were okay and the bathrooms were clean however the atmosphere was dull. Everyone in my room was staying long term, they didn't even say hello...More

    Thank Lois J
    Reviewed 17 September 2016

    Good points about this hostel were cleaniness and the familiarity with other backpackers that can develop. But there the critique already starts: The kitchen is being closed for cleaning 3 times a day, which becomes annoying when you want to go eat at the moment...More

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    Response from Frienz A, General Manager at Frienz Backpacker Hostel AucklandResponded 22 September 2016

    Standard complaint from a guest who we had to ask to leave after multiple issues between himself and not only the staff but many guests also. 9 complaints in a 14 day period all with this fine german in the middle of each situation. He...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2016

    I've stayed at this hostel long term twice now and it's still one of my favourites. If you need somewhere long term and don't want to stay at a chain its a pretty good option. Rooms are pretty cheap, beds are comfortable and showers are...More

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    Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

    I had to move from one hostel to another and the staff recommended Frienz.. The price was cheapest of all hostels I've stayed in, $26 for a 12 bed dorm, and location was great with good security. That's about all that was worth while about...More

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    Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

    I don't normally care that much about free wifi but I just fine free computers but no free wifi to be so strange. I did actually need to get some things done on the Internet but needed to use my laptop but no you have...More

    Thank Mullen89
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    • Price range
    • US$18 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
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    "Water pressure in third floor showers is poor - try and stay on 2nd or 4th."
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    "Level 4 seems to have alot of long term residents, some working there probably for accommodation. one came..."
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    "away from the road and not next to a cleaning cupboard!!"
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    "Dont stay here."
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