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    Ponsonby Backpackers

    2 Franklin Road | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good35%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    702 reviews
    #32 of 66 hotels in Auckland Central
     
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    1 - 5 of 345 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I only stayed one night so cannot claim to know much about the hostel BUT the wobbly bunk bed annoyed me after one night. Other than the bed the hostel was good. The staff were wonderful, friendly and welcoming. The guests also interacted which was...More

    Thank Rachael B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Only stayed one night, The toilets and showers are so small you have to straddle the toilet to close the door, I think there is a 1 inch clearance between the door and the toilet. Then the shower again if you forget to open the...More

    Thank Michael C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Safe location, walking distance to Ponsonby shops and food, and just a bit of a longer stroll to CBD. Two first come, first serve free parking spots which was an absolute must for me. Free wifi, coffee and tea. Great welcoming and informative safe, clean,...More

    Thank Nicole K
    Response from AklHostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us a great review, We do consider ourselves lucky to be located in a great suburb such as Ponsonby with lots of great shops and eateries near by and with easy access into the city. Stoked that you managed to grab...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    It's all been said, low price high quality:) Friendly staff! There is a very helpful board too on which there are loads of useful infos such as job-offers, travel-recommendations or tips in buying a car!More

    Thank AikoUn
    Response from AklHostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us an awesome review, We are happy to hear you found us to be of 'high quality' with friendly staff. :) Glad you made the most of our information boards to help you get going in Auckland. We would love for...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great Hostel, Lovely staff and location is only 20 min walk from the city centre. Ponsonby backpackers is a perfect hostel for people who dont want to party all day, but still have a great backpackers atmosphere. Perfect for long stay.More

    Thank Bjvisser
    Response from AklHostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for taking time to leave us a review, We are stoked that you found us to be a 'great hostel'. We do consider ourselves lucky to be located in a great suburb such as Ponsonby with lots of great shops and eateries near...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
    • Also Known As
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Auckland, New Zealand
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    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (22)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "You can't really go wrong: even the dorm rooms are nice."
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    "I stayed in a private double w/ shared bathroom. Just fine. Would love a small table."
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    "I can imagine that the 2nd floor rooms are quieter, but it is a very quite and respectful place"
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    "take ear plugs as this is in a great busy location"
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