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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 2 nights as a solo traveller. Very clean, helpful staff, good internet access, well located. Very basic/simple room but had all i needed including fridge. No time to swim or gym but great to have access to this. Would definitely stay again, recommended to other budget travellers - noting i am not in the youth sector...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cheap accommodation in the commercial area of Auckland that is accessible to nearby attractions particularly the Sky Tower, Art Gallery and many more. The inter-city bus terminal is just a few meters away for exploring the attractions outside Auckland.

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YMCAhostel, Manager at YMCA Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Guest: thanks for staying at YMCA Hostel Auckland and it is great to know that with our convenience location you were able to explore great attractions of Auckland. Looking forward to see you again at YMCA Auckland. kind regards

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I stayed here for 10 months (I was doing a working holiday visa). This hostel was very clean and safe. The staff were very friendly and professional. Every Friday night, there were activities to join in with and on Sunday evenings there was movie night. They also has a board where they put up sightseeing suggestions, festivals, music, food markets...

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

First time travelling, first review! Staff were amazing and friendly, felt very comfortable here, room was perfect, and affordable. Was really nice to get friendly advice, from such cheerful staff. Easy to find, although i can see it being a bit loud after a good night out, but that is what i am here for! I Would definately recommend and...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback! We strive to exceed our guests expectations and I look forward to seeing you again at YMCA! Kind Regards, Aline Iantorno Duty Manager

Genova, Liguria, Italy
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The hostel is pretty modern and well furnitured. The position is good, not too far from the centre but not in the middle of the mess. The room had the fridge, closet and comfy beds. What is utterly disappointing is the kitchen/dining room. There are 2 kitchens for 5 floors and they are TINY (2 people are already bumping into...

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

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking the time to share your review Great to hear you enjoyed your stay, we are always looking into options to improve our services and facilities and we'll take your comments into consideration. Kind Regards, Aline Iantorno Duty Manager

Reviewed 7 December 2016

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

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Alexandra Headland, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

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Kuta, Indonesia
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

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Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 20 September 2016

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“Try to get a room on same level as your gender's shared bathroom or otherwise near the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 623KimT, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with a view of the city”
 of 5 bubbles JTMFraginal, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“upper floors are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles CateD84, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Dont think twice, just get one if available.”
 of 5 bubbles mashfaq, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I guess rooms facing Pitt St. have a better of the city view because at the 3rd level along Greys Ave. what you will see are trees.”
 of 5 bubbles foztineg, 10 May 2016 | Read review
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