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    Ponsonby Backpackers

    2 Franklin Road | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good34%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    1 - 5 of 358 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Friendly staff, met several young people from all over, very peaceful during the day and a beautiful street. Visited in Dec 2017 and the hostel is at the very start of a street that's very known in Auckland for its Christmas Light's. It was a...More

    Thank Jesse K
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The kitchen seems very well run with a strong ethic to make sure everyone cleans up. And there's tea bags and instant coffee. The bathrooms are quite pokey and only on the second floor so it's a bit of a hike from the ground floor....More

    Thank Mzantsi2
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I really enjoyed my stay. It was super friendly, clean, safe and fun. The staff was great! This was my first time in a hostel and was very impressed. It was close to everything. I would like to return sometime in the future. Thank you

    Thank stewfire
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Spent one night here, the internet speed was great, the beds were amazing some minor dirt here and there but not awful. There was no air con though so the room was roasting, but other than that I really recommend this place!

    Thank AmalieRose
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was my first ever stay in a hostel and as 60 yr old, solo, female traveller I was very pleased with the friendliness, safety and pleasant location. Walking into Auckland was simple (albeit uphill on the return journey) but the hostel is also well...More

    Thank Joy W
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    About
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
    • Also Known As
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Auckland, New Zealand
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    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (22)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "The bathrooms are upstairs."
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    "I would choose a room upstairs where the bathrooms are."
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    "Rooms at the bungalows are quieter but you cannot choose your room"
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    "Quiet floor is upstairs on the second floor. Room 7 is peaceful and beautiful."
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