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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This yha was just round the corner from the yha international, both great locations, just off queens road. Accessible by the skybus. I think this one must of recently been refurbished. It felt more like a hotel! Awesome hostel, clean, modern. I stayed in a 4 bed dorm, lockers were available. Each bed had a light and charging point. Really...

Thank Megan D
YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Auckland City, responded to this review

Hi Megan, thanks for your feedback, I am pleased you enjoyed the facilities at our newly refurbished hostel and found our location convenient for the Sky Bus. Steve - Area Manager

Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Very clean and quiet. We had our own room & bathroom on the top floor. We could see the Skytower from our window so that was a nice bonus. Kitchen was clean and spacious as well. Great first experience! I needed to borrow a hairdryer and all I had to do was provide a deposit and they gave it back...

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YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Auckland City, responded to this review

Hi Cathy, thank very much for your great feedback following your stay with us I am pleased you found the en-suite room well appointed and yes the City views are great. Steve - Area Manager

Braunschweig, Germany
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

You will get your typical YHA standard here. It is very clean, quiet and safe. Relatively close to queen street. Comfortable bes with personal lights, lockers and plugs. Could however use a few more bathrooms and toilets.

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YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Auckland City, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback following your stay with us. In our recent refurbishment we added 20 en-suite rooms, both private and shared which has freed up the public ones located on each floor in the hostel. Steve - Area Manager.

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This hostel is modern and centrally located. You have two normal powerpoints as well as two USB. So you can charge your laptop, tablet, phone and gopro at the same time. Friendly staff, all night long.

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New Zealand
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The renovations have made this hostel comfortable & clean. New carpet, new furniture, new fittings. Appreciated the new bunk beds & mattresses - comfy & clean, no squeaky bunk beds! Black-out curtains in bunk rooms also appreciated for a good nights sleep. There is only one or two showers and one or two toilets per floor - so be prepared...

Thank ExplorerMeg
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is the first hostel we stayed in on a short trip to New Zealand. It is very close to where the airport bus stops. The staff was extremely courteous and our bunk bed room was small but clean. Internet was free. There is a dining area with plenty of space. We didn't use the kitchen.

Thank rsvivek
Pelham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Overall a nice hostel. The room's shower could use a few hooks and shelves in the dry area. Dining area has a number of small tables. As a result it is harder to meet other travelers. Would be nice to have more larger tables to make it easier to meet others. Lots of restaurants and an Asian supermarket nearby. Major...

Thank diver1948
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Great value for money; friendly, efficient staff; excellent location. Clean, attractive, well-designed rooms. Provided more facilities than I expected. Even though my grandson & I were probably well outside the age range of the most common travellers, we felt very comfortable using all the facilities.

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Alton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This YHA has very helpful and pleasant reception staff, it is very clean and comfortable with good sized rooms. The kitchens and dining area are spacious and well designed. A good place for those on a budget.

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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Rooms are awesome here, no complaints there. Showers are super tiny with only one hook / nowhere to hang things. The shower curtains are close so it sticks to your legs a lot and are also too small so water leaks everywhere if you're not careful like someone who flooded the room before me. Laundry is almost non existent here...

Thank Lee W

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
YHA Auckland City is the ideal backpacker hostel to start or finish your New Zealand adventure. The hostel combines the excitement of the city with a safe and secure environment. Located at the top of Auckland’s Queen Street, this former hotel has backpacker accommodation comprising mainly twin and double rooms with some multi-share rooms and some of our rooms have views over Auckland city. There is a sun deck on the 3rd floor with a BBQ. ... more   less 

Additional Information about YHA Auckland City

Address: cnr City Rd and Liverpool St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: £20 - £59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — YHA Auckland City 4.5*
Number of rooms: 154
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Also Known As:
Auckland City Yha Hotel Auckland Central
YHA Auckland City New Zealand
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“Try for a room away from the locked door to the floor as this area is busy with people coming and going.”
dianeperth, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The seventh floor has some views.”
BossandMrsBoss, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“6 bed dorm is ok with 2 USB charging port and 2 sockets”
37cliffl, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“view of sky tower was nice.”
PacificDiana, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Clean and quiet rooms, organized”
marlonjpinheiro, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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