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    Brown Kiwi Backpacker Hostel

    7 Prosford Street | Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good19%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    Paid Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    All hotel details
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    1 - 5 of 100 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is the first place where I went when I arrived in NZ. This little home is very well situated, not far from bank, shops, bar and restaurant. You'll be welcome by a great staff, I feel like home during 1 week, the kitchen, living...More

    Thank Nicolas L
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 6 days ago

    wonderful to get your feedback. thanks so much and all the best for your time in new zealand ! damaris and team at brown kiwi

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We recently stayed here for 6 nights in a private double room and it was great. The location, staff and facilities were perfect for what we were looking for. There is plenty of lovely bars and restaurants in the local area, would highly recommend, Gav.

    Thank gavconway
    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    I had such a great time in this Hostel. First of all, it is located in a really nice area in Auckland, in a quiet street but not far from a street where you can find bars and different cafes. Second of all, the beds...More

    Thank Mely M
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 27 May 2017

    Hi there, thanks so much for your very kind review. We are so happy that you loved being at Brown Kiwi. We are so lucky to have great guests and staff too! all the best for the rest of your travels. Damaris

    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    Oooo I love this hostel. It was the best start of my journey. It's nice, clean, cosy, friendly and in a nice area. I really felt comfortable, yeah, also with a big jet lag and soooo tired :D I'm sure I will come back here...More

    Thank Michelle-NL-87
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 11 May 2017

    wonderful to get your support, thank you so much!

    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    I loved this hostel. It has a beautiful garden and kitchen which creates a lovely family atmosphere. No long term stay so everyone is open to talk and make friends because there is a new face arriving every day. Many nights spent in the guarded...More

    Thank Christopher B
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 17 April 2017

    thanks so much for your wonderful feedback. Hannes will be thrilled that all his hard work is appreciated. All the best for your trip. Damaris

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 22 - USD 61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland Region >
    • Auckland
    • Also Known As
    • Brown Kiwi Backpacker Hostel Auckland, New Zealand
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    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (17)
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    Damaris9
    27 May 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "Go to Fantail"
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    "If you want beer head out and turn right 3 times and there is a bottle shop ( 3 min walk)"
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    "Avoid the room by the front door, go up-stairs or outside"
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    "Loved staying in the ladies only room!"
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