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    Ponsonby Backpackers

    2 Franklin Road | Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent56%
          • Very good35%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Paid Wifi
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          Breakfast included
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          Bamber House Hostel
          369 reviews
          #2 of 114 Speciality lodging in Auckland
           
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          #3 of 114 Speciality lodging in Auckland
           
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          Reviewed 8 July 2016

          Comfortable hostel in a pleasant building, adequate heating for a quiet winter visit, great part of Auckland if you want to get a little out of the city centre, which is what I was after. Still walking distance to downtown attractions, or with buses right...More

          Thank j j
          Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 9 July 2016

          Hi, Thanks for leaving us a review. We are just enough outside the CBD that we don't have the traffic and noise, but close enough that it is a short walk or bus journey to heart of the city. It's good to hear you had...More

          Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

          Amazing manager and staff who are all welcoming and extremely helpful. So clean and tidy with a well equipped kitchen and a cool lounge with sky TV! Iv been to a lot of hostels....trust me when I say this is one of the best!☺More

          Thank Lloydie11
          Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 9 July 2016

          Hi, Thanks for leaving us such an awesome review. It's great that you found us "welcoming and helpful", we try to assist guests anyway we can, whether it's where the closest supermarket is or planning a trip round all New Zealand. A lot of people...More

          Reviewed 1 July 2016

          The ladies at reception are very friendly, helpful and efficient I'd say. Nice and functional kitchen area, outside seating and general location. Parking situation a bit tricky, but all good. Definitely an option when I'm back in town.More

          Thank Liam S
          Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 2 July 2016

          Hi, Thanks for leaving us such an awesome review. We also think our staff our 'friendly, helpful and efficient', so it's great that we are in agreement! As the sun starts creeping up on us (fingers crossed) our outside area is a great place to...More

          Reviewed 28 June 2016

          Fantastic location to local shops on Ponsonby Rd which as cute shops and great cafe's. Also very close to Auckland city for shopping and great places to got out at night. Would recommend for people not wanting to stay in the city.More

          Thank annabelletizzy
          Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 10 July 2016

          Hi, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. It's great that you count yourself among the many who enjoy our location near the city. We are next to Ponsonby road with all its great little cafes and shops, as well as bars...More

          Reviewed 16 June 2016

          The hostel looks gorgeous, the staff are extremely friendly and the experience as a whole created a great feel to the beginning of our New Zealand adventure! The staff, especially Meta were extremely helpful. She organised a supershuttle for us to pick us up from...More

          Thank Nate E
          Response from AklHostels, Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 17 June 2016

          Hi, Thanks for leaving us such an awesome review. It's great that you loved our hostel as much as we do and look forward to see you again. Meta is a valued member of our team and i will forward your comments on to her....More

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          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Free Parking
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          • USD 21 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 45
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          • Auckland Region >
          • Auckland
          • Also Known As
          • Ponsonby Backpackers Hotel Auckland Central ,
          • Ponsonby Backpackers Auckland, New Zealand
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          Room Tips
          "Close to downtown Auckland"
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          "If possible, do not get a bunk bed because they were wobbly."
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          "Avoid room zero as it is near the front door, upstairs the rooms are better"
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          "Female dorm > less risk of people who snor :-)"
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