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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I always stay at the YMCA whenever I visit Auckland. The staff are always friendly, the bathroom facilities are always clean and the rooms are just the right size. The mini frigde in the room is an added bonus! Convenitently located close to the city centre - except for that hill when you're dragging luggage :) Although being at the...

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YMCAhostel, Duty Manager at YMCA Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind feedback. It's a pleasure to know that we are always your choice when staying in Auckland. Kind Regards, Aline Iantorno Duty Manager

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile
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Coventry, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I attended a conference at University of Auckland. YMCA hostel is very convenient. I spent most of the day in the conference and it was good to come back to a clean and friendly place. Very basic, but it had what I needed: a solo room with decent bed, clean showers, and clean toilets. Only wish the dining room and...

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YMCAhostel, Duty Manager at YMCA Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We apologize for the kitchen and dinning room location. I am sorry that wasn't suitable for you. We appreciate that you found everything clean and a friendly place to stay. Kind Regards, Aline Iantorno Duty Manager

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night, very friendly staff at the reception, showers are good. You can use the gym (a big plus!) next to the hostel for free the first time, after that it's 10 nzd each day. Did a boxing class :). Cheapest one I found in Auckland. Stayed at a single room, which had enough space, an refrigerator, closet...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your review! We are very happy that you could go to the gym and joined the boxing class! Hope you are having a great time in NZ! Kind Regards, Aline Iantorno Duty Manager

Reviewed 22 August 2016

I was impressed. I'm a solo female traveller and had a very busy weekend helping with a friend's wedding so needed to be able to come and go at all hours and get some good rest when I could. The single room was warm, comfortable, quiet, newly renovated and immaculately clean, there was friendly staff around at all times each...

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YMCAhostel, Duty Manager at YMCA Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so happy that you could have some rest even in a busy weekend! We work everyday to provide a clean and tidy atmosphere for our guests. I will pass your kind words to our team! Thank you for your awesome review and we hope see you next time! Kind Regards, Aline Iantorno Duty Manager

Guarulhos, SP
Reviewed 18 August 2016
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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 August 2016
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Reviewed 25 July 2016
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Very nice hostel. Rooms small but clean, if a little cold. Stayed 2 nights. They have 24 hour reception. All staff were friendly and engaging. Functions on most nights. Lots of outside noise, but with the proximity to K Rd, I guess this is expected.

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YMCAhostel, Duty Manager at YMCA Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We appreciate that you found the hostel clean and a friendly staff during your stay! Due to our central location, sometimes it's impossible to avoid the street noise, but we are happy that you understood that. Kind Regards, Aline Iantorno Duty Manager

Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 1 week . The hostel is very central . basic room but they have ants so don't leave bread or anything out . Great staff so nice and helpful . Free pool . Rooms have no telly but there is one downstairs . And in dining room . One thing that maybe needs to be looked at...

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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
YMCA Hostel is part of an International Non-Profit Organisation, which strives for positive impact on community.We provide clean and comfortable rooms at affordable prices. Housekeepers perform Daily Vacuuming and Weekly Linen Service. Vacuum is hired from Reception for personal use.YMCA also offers Laundry Facilities with Soap, Very cheap Wireless Internet Plans, Public Lounge with Sky Satellite TV, Pool Table, Internet Kiosks, Dining Room with TV, Kitchenette with Cutlery and Kitchen essentials hired at Reception, Telephone Booth with Call Forwarding to take incoming calls and Public Parking from 6pm ~ 7am on Weekdays and All Day Weekends.We are not only great for backpackers and travellers but also ideal long-term accommodation for students and those working in the CBD. We even offer accommodation for groups.You’re just…- 2 minutes walk from Karangahape Road, Auckland’s multi cultural suburb and clubbing district.- 5 minutes walk from Queen Street, the CBD with fantastic shopping.- 10 minutes walk from Ponsonby, Auckland’s trendiest inner city suburb full of bars restaurants and cafes.- 15 minutes walk from Auckland University and AUT, some of New Zealand’s premier education and training institutions.- Next to New World Free Shuttle Stop and very close to Dressmart Free Shuttle Stop. You’ll also find yourself near the Waitemata harbour, beautiful Auckland beaches, parks and gardens and the bus station, railway station and ferry terminal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about YMCA Hostel

Address: Corner Pitt Street and Greys Avenue, Auckland, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: $53 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YMCA Hostel 4*
Number of rooms: 122
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Miri, Malaysia
Kim T Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Reviewed this property
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And yes, Hertz is on Victoria, off Nelson St.

1 month ago
Bengaluru, India
YMCAhostel Auckland Region, New Zealand Property representative
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Dear ud-ku-197,

Auckland is a multicultural city with plenty of options, in K'road, just 200 meters from the Hostel, there are several Vegetarian Restaurants, good on you,

Kind regards,

Andre Vidoto

Centre Manager

over a year ago
YMCAhostel Auckland Region, New Zealand Property representative
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Hi Stacey,

Thank you for your message

Please check our website for rates. YMCA Auckland Hostel, I cannot post the URL here, sorry.

Kind regards,

Andre Vidoto

Centre Manager

over a year ago
Sao Paulo, SP
YMCAhostel Auckland Region, New Zealand Property representative
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Olá Marcia,

Claro que pode utilizar nossos serviços, por favor entre em contato com nosso departamento de reservas, hostel @ ymcaauckland ponto org ponto nz, eles lhe informaram preços e disponibilidade. Se puder escrever em Inglês ficariamos gratos.

Atenciosamente,

Andre Vidoto

Centre Manager

over a year ago
Newcastle, Australia
over a year ago
YMCAhostel Auckland Region, New Zealand Property representative
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Hi Ann,

I thought I had replied to you from my mobile, sorry. Yes our phone number is +64 9 303 2068, skype: ymca.hostel

Kind regards

Andre Vidoto

over a year ago

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“Top floor.”
pamm391, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the main streets can be noisy, should be avoided”
Traveller57Melbourne, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room on same level as your gender's shared bathroom or otherwise near the stairs.”
623KimT, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with a view of the city”
JTMFraginal, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“upper floors are quieter”
CateD84, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
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