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    Ponsonby Backpackers

    2 Franklin Road | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (5)
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good34%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “new zealand” (40 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 365 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    All good, clean, good location, etc. But the checkout was at 9.45 am. The earliest checkout that I know. We have a plane to take at 6pm so that checkout time was a problem, and ponsonby didn't give us a solution.More

    Thank Roberto J
    Response from Aklhostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us a review, We are happy to hear that you found us to be 'good & clean' and that you also loved our awesome central location in Ponsonby. You will find that most Hostels have checkout between 9.45 and 10am as...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed in this hostel for two nights at the end of my trip through New Zealand. The staff is super helpful and friendly and the location is really good: close to the restaurants and bars of Ponsonby and an acceptable walk or bus drive...More

    Thank ruud912017
    Response from Aklhostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us a review, We consider ourselves very lucky to have an awesome team here at Ponsonby who love their job and will always go that extra mile for our awesome guests. :) We do consider ourselves lucky to be located in...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We really enjoyed our stay at Ponsonby backpackers. Lovely chilled atmosphere with great outdoor spaces. Excellent location right next to street with loads of cool restaurants and bars. Bright comfortable bedroom. Great kitchen and bathroom facilities. Would definitely recommend.More

    1  Thank finola_shannon
    Response from Aklhostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us such an awesome review, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you loved our chilled atmosphere and our awesome garden areas. We do consider ourselves lucky to be located in a great suburb...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was my favourite hostel I’ve stayed at while I’ve been in Auckland. It’s a bit of a walk from the city centre but it’s still close to supermarkets and anything you would need. The hostel is inside a house and the great thing is...More

    1  Thank Brittney S
    Response from Aklhostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us an awesome review, We are stoked to hear that we are your 'favourite hostel' in Auckland :) We do consider ourselves lucky to be located in a great suburb such as Ponsonby with lots of great shops and eateries near...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is one of the best hostels I ever saw. Rooms are clean, they have great common areas inside and outside . The kitchen is very well equipped and large !! Also the staff is friendly and helpful and the area is just great. The...More

    Thank Elli1990
    Response from Aklhostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi thanks for taking time to leave us a review, We are super happy to hear that we are 'one of the best hostels' Our housekeeping staff work really hard to keep the hostel at a very high standard of cleanliness and we are stoked...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$25 - 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 (21)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
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    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "The bathrooms are upstairs."
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    "I would choose a room upstairs where the bathrooms are."
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    "Rooms at the bungalows are quieter but you cannot choose your room"
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    "Quiet floor is upstairs on the second floor. Room 7 is peaceful and beautiful."
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