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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
  • 2 Nov. 2017
    “French shelter”
  • 7 Feb. 2017
    “best hostel in new Zealand”
8 Nixon Street Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Since we arrived in the hostel we knew that we shouldn't have booked.In simple words, it was a chaos. Every single space in this small and tiny hostel was invaded by people, mostly from France. The hostel was really smelly since the hostel had poorly...More

Thank Mauricio M
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is the first hostel that I ever stayed in and by far the best. The staff make you feel welcome and I became friends with all of the staff and eventually went traveling the country with them. The hostel is very friendly and out...More

Thank robbieis
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The hostel as an hostel is fine. Even though is a small one it fulfills with the basic services, or kind of. Because of the size everything feels very close to you and the privacy is not longer of your own. Does not really matter...More

Thank Felipe G
Reviewed 18 August 2016

So i booked this hostel with the intentions of only staying for a few nights but ended up staying for over 3 months. When i first arrived I was slightly taken back by the amount of French people who were staying here (don't let this...More

Thank Wanderlusttraveller7
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I had the chance to stay couple of weeks at borders beyond and I was very happy being and a nice and tidy family hostel. Close to the city center (10mn walk) but very quiet at night which is always enjoyable. The hostel is full...More

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About
Description
Cosy backpacker in a quiet area right by the CBD. Friendly/family atmosphere. 2mn from all commodities, free tea/coffee, kitchen. Help for jobs or visits. Luggage storage.English/French/Spanish/Italian spoken Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel class
Number of rooms
14
Price range
USD 13 - USD 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Auckland
Hotel class
Number of rooms
14
Price range
USD 13 - USD 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Auckland
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"Affordable, good location and near to public transport and K'road"
mauriciomZ2153VB
2 Nov. 2017
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"rooms upstairs are quieter"
ll690
4 Jul. 2012
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"the 6 bed dorm is really good value but very often full!"
davidc537
10 Feb. 2012
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