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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

2 nights stayed in this YHA. The room and facilities were all worth for the money paid. Reasonable and comfortable hostel compare to the other in Auckland city. They have a very good location in the city area. Our room comes with ensuite bathroom, it's clean and well-equipped. Wifi is strong at each floor.

Thank MoonYue
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here after flying from the UK via Singapore. We arrived in the early hours of the morning but there was no problem getting access to the hostel and checking in. While it was secure there was someone on the nightshift keeping an eye out. We stayed in a queen room with en suite which was very comfortable. It... More 

Thank Facemaster6000
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was a little hard to find initially, but once we got there the service was great, reception was helpful and everything was so clean and new looking! Got a queen ensuite room, for a hostel room it was huge! Shower was spotless. Had tea, coffee and even a coffee plunger! Towels were provided which was helpful, and little packets of... More 

Thank Josephineelliott
Curitiba, PR
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, NZ was my first trip abroad, and I stayed in YHA for more than a week. Well, a great price, totally secure, and an outstanding attendance to guests! Was a great time there! I do recommend it! Cheers, Marlon.

Thank marlonjpinheiro
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23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay here. It is warm, comfortable, clean and friendly. The kitchen is really well appointed and there are nice communal areas. The location is very central yet not noisy. Handy to the airport bus. I was attending a conference and needed a budget option and I am really pleased I chose the yha.

Thank Chocbee
Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

As a point of first stop contact because Auckland is a major airport this place was a tad annoying. Obviously a lot a lot of people stay here because it's a very large ex hotel. The front desk didn't have any of the YHA (tear off pad) maps of the city which was the first thing I asked for on... More 

Thank Katey L
YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Auckland City, responded to this review

Hi Katey Thank you for the commentary on our hostel which I'd like to address in two parts. Firstly regarding the hostel experience, it is unfortunate we ran out of maps and you are quite right we could have called the other hostel to see if they had any. However we would not be able to have a staff member... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Best hostel I found in Auckland. I messed up my booking by a day, and after arriving at 1am from a long flight, the guy even let me sleep in on a couch in the common room for the 1st night, many thanks for that. 4 bed Dorms are quite small, but I got a good 3 nights sleep. Large... More 

Thank Patrick H
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The room was ok for 2 people, but the wifi wasn't working good. The place is nice and they have good equipment in the kitchen. I recommend this place for backpackers in your first days in new zealand.

Thank Nicole D
1 review
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

The hostel was nice and clean but what let it down was the loud noise that went for about 30 mins to an hour about 3 or 4 times a day. Kept us up a bit in the night, can't even imagine what is was from, just a loud humming noise. We were on the top floor. They are refurbishing... More 

Thank Chris L
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6 reviews
Reviewed 30 April 2016

It is basically as all YHAs that I already had been. Kitchen with some useful utensils for backpackers such as forks, knifes, spoons, pans, etc. and it is also big; the bed is nice and comfortable; there is a place to store your things while you don't go to your bedroom or while you don't leave the place. I recommend.

Thank Felipe P
YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Auckland City, responded to this review

Hi Felipe, Thank you for your kind feedback, I am please you enjoyed your stayed us here in Auckland and it's going to get better once our refurbishment is completed. Steve Collier Area Manager YHA New Zealand More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
YHA Auckland City is the ideal backpacker hostel to start or finish your New Zealand adventure. The hostel combines the excitement of the city with a safe and secure environment. Located at the top of Auckland’s Queen Street, this former hotel has backpacker accommodation comprising mainly twin and double rooms with some multi-share rooms and some of our rooms have views over Auckland city. There is a sun deck on the 3rd floor with a BBQ. ... more   less 

Additional Information about YHA Auckland City

Address: cnr City Rd and Liverpool St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: RM101 - RM316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — YHA Auckland City 4.5*
Number of rooms: 154
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Auckland City Yha Hotel Auckland Central
YHA Auckland City New Zealand
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“Clean and quiet rooms, organized”
 of 5 bubbles marlonjpinheiro, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try not to have a room facing the parking lot on Liverpool Street.”
 of 5 bubbles Saricie_Q, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Avoid this YHA if you can, till they renovate and improve their quality of rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles arinbasu, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Does get a little cold!”
 of 5 bubbles bethm91, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a higher floor as the 1st and 2nd floor look out onto the noisy street and sidewalk.”
 of 5 bubbles dodgenadi, 12 Apr 2015 | Read review
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