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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stop off in New Zealand after a long flight from the UK. The location of the hostel is great about 10 min into the main city centre. The hostel is very clean and staff friendly and helpful. Room size was basic and semi comfortable. There was a lot of noise from people outside as there seem...

Thank OConnell6462
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

City Lodge was very central and a quick walk to the main Auckland city area. The room was exactly what we needed for a 1 night stay. It is quite noisy at night time until the early hours of the morning but that is expected as it is very central. The staff were also very helpful. The bed was on...

Thank Annie F
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were quite small for our group of three and the beds were incredibly uncomfortable--and loud! You could hear everyone moving about because we couldn't sleep. However, the place was clean, had parking available, and was in a good location!

Thank Kristina M
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice clean rooms, easy access to the city and friendly staff. Will definitely stay there again, they even let us use their facilities long after we checked out by looking after our bags etc. One slight criticism, you could do with updating some of your mattresses, I could feel some of the springs in my back, and that's not great...

Thank David H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here is exceptional! Very warm, inviting and very accommodating. They had it all decorated for the Holidays The rooms were clean and adequate size for my needs. The place is in walking distance to the waterfront. It is in the city, and with me being a lite sleeper and wanting the windows open for circulating air, I needed...

Thank Brent M
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the centrally located City Lodge with our two kids in November. It was very clean and modern and the staff were very friendly and helpful. But our room was too small for a family of 4 - only one person could stand up at a time and if we were all in our room,...

Thank katecharland
Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I lived for 5 months for studies ( from June to November 2016) City Lodge has the particularity of offering 5 communal kitchens. The kitchen is very spacious and has all the implements for cooking. The Housekeeping cleaning 3 times a day, but the guests are those who do not know how to clean the utensils well. The cleanliness of...

1Thank AracellyPeriodista
Kansas City
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I waited too long to book my short stay in Auckland, and the choices left were either absurdly expensive or basic. The City Lodge is a terrific place to stay for a few nights. Rooms are small, a bit spartan, but perfectly clean and comfortable. The property is well-kept and offers basic amenities. Great location in the city center.

Thank Sush108
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Handy central location, friendly & helpful staff, spotlessly clean & well maintained, rooms with everything you need - as a business traveller, why would you stay anywhere else. City Lodge is remarkable value for money!

Thank DrewNapier
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Have stayed here a number of times over the last few years. Like the location even if it is a bit of a hill walk, rooms, price, friendly and helpful staff, cleanliness, lots of brochures to look at for things to do.

Thank Mishark

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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With a 5-star Qualmark Backpacker rating, City Lodge is outstanding when it comes to convenience, quality, and value-for-money accommodation in Auckland. Located in a quiet tree-lined street and just 5 minutes walk to central Auckland, City Lodge offers a real ‘home away from home’ experience. Every room has a private ensuite, fridge, TV and tea/coffee making facilities for the comfort and convenience of our guests. City Lodge is well appointed and offers a clean and safe environment, 24-hour reception, Security door system and CCTV. The choice of rooms extends to Single, Standard Double, Superior Queen, Twin, Triple and Quad. Additional purpose-built facilities include a spacious guest lounge and well appointed communal kitchen. With on-site parking available (charges apply/bookings recommended), City Lodge is perfect for budget-conscious business travellers, family holiday stays, or world travellers wanting a high quality yet affordable experience. All daily rooms are serviced daily and have features such as large windows and Wi-Fi/broadband access (charges apply). Our communal lounge includes a big screen TV, book exchange, table tennis, and board games for relaxing or socializing with other travellers; we also have full laundry facilities on-site (charges apply). Our helpful, friendly staff can arrange tours, car hire, transfers or simply let you know what’s on in Auckland. Ask about our latest newsletter… What’s more, our clean, green, limited-service philosophy has recently been endorsed with a Qualmark Silver Environmental rating accreditation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Lodge

Address: 150 Vincent Street | Auckland Cbd, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Wheelchair access
Price Range: £67 - £107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — City Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 99
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City Hotel Auckland Central
City Lodge Auckland, New Zealand
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“rooms are small but well appointed”
 of 5 bubbles , 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Walls are thin, try to get a room on the corner so you only have one neighbour”
 of 5 bubbles brinktastic, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The larger, the better.”
 of 5 bubbles , 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Tenth to twelveth room on each floors are well-lit and relatively quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles chongh844, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 603 was nice but there was a bit of loud traffic throughout the night”
 of 5 bubbles simonesM5970OU, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
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