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    Verandahs Backpackers Lodge

    6 Hopetoun Street | Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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          Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

          Stayed here for one night after arriving in Auckland. Everything was clean and well kept,which is not often seen in a hostel. Great location on ponsonby road which boasts many restaurants,shops and cafes. The hostel overlooks a small park giving you a nice view and...More

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          Reviewed 4 January 2016

          I really liked this hostel for my stay of 2 nights in Auckland around Christmas. It is walking distance from the city centre, and you can park your car on the street in front of the hostel (not sure how much the parking normally costs,...More

          Thank MariaDmitrienko
          Reviewed 2 January 2016

          Located in Ponsonby, a cool part of the city with lovely bars and restaurants, this is a really good place to stay. Nice and quiet compared to the city centre hostels but only about a 20 min walk away. Booked own room with ensuite bathroom...More

          Thank Gem262
          Reviewed 28 December 2015

          Spent two comfortable nights in a clean double room, with ensuite bathroom, which did the job for our short stay in Auckland. Reception staff were very friendly and helpful. Didn't use the kitchen facilities, but seemed to have everything one might need. Location was great...More

          Thank Gemini_AM
          Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

          Definitely a very nice, clean, comfortable hostel. Staff were helpful, location is prime (with Ponsonby road and K-Road both close by), and views are great from the verandah itself. However no wi fi, which is surprising, as it's not exactly a super cheap hostel. Best...More

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          married7
          Hi can someone please tell me the best way to get here from the airport. Thanks
          16 December 2015|
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          Response from chasann | Reviewed this property |
          I usually get the shuttle bus or taxi but there is also a bus which takes you to K Road, a short walk from the Backpackers, about $14 or$18 if I recall correctly. Suggest you contact Verandahs and ask them of your options, I... More
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          JordanDiann
          The double beds, are they queens? Or are they smaller?
          27 October 2015|
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          Response from francesca082 | Reviewed this property |
          I reckon it's a double bed. To be fair I didn't really notice...
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          "upstairs rooms appear to be best!"
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          "The three share was great. My room was on the south side of the building and there was no traffic noise."
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          "All dorm room are pretty much the same, I didn't spend too much time inside the dorm room :)"
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          "Accommodation split into two houses - kitchen is in the smaller house so if you don't want to walk so..."
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