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    Ponsonby Backpackers

    2 Franklin Road | Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good35%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
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    Attic Backpackers
    582 reviews
    #4 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Haka Lodge Auckland
    315 reviews
    #3 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Bamber House Hostel
    375 reviews
    #2 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Verandahs Backpackers Lodge
    304 reviews
    #1 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
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    1 - 5 of 335 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I was traveling through Auckland for a short stay and found Ponsonby Backpackers. After registering, I contacted the staff to find out if I could add a day to my room. They immediately responded and helped me add a day (I was in luck, also,...More

    Thank kbs1087
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Other reviewers cover everything I would agree with, including location, well-equipped kitchen, great WiFi, proximity to CBD, buses, supermarket, etc. I just want to add how impressed I am by the constant efforts of staff to maintain cleanliness (e.g. moving out fridges to get behind...More

    Thank Laurie N
    Response from AklHostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us an awesome review, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed everything about our hostel from our awesome location to great WiFi. :) Frederik our awesome house/grounds keeper works really hard to keep a high standard of cleanliness around the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Ponsonby Backpackers is very central, the inner city is just about 15-20min away (walking). The team was very friendly and helpful and the internet worked fine for me. It is clean and has a nice chill out area. There was a heater in our room,...More

    Thank DanaKNZ
    Response from AklHostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us a review, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our awesome location in Ponsonby and that you found the staff to be 'friendly and helpful' Our housekeeping staff work really hard to keep the hostel clean and too a...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Absolute recommendation. To make it short: great location, super friendly staff and all you need to live- bed, bathroom, kitchen, chill out lounge. Helped us out with tips for Auckland and with our proof of adress for the Kiwibank and IDR- so it's a great...More

    Thank Hendrik R
    Response from AklHostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi thanks for us a review, Amazing to hear that you would 'absolutely recommend us' to other travelers. We are also happy to hear that you loved our awesome location in Ponsonby. We consider ourselves very lucky to have an awesome team here at Ponsonby...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Great spot, very affordable and so central to Ponsonby restaurants and shopping. Its very basic but we only wanted a place to sleep , shower etc as we were heading out for the night. We will definitely stay here again.More

    Thank Emma S
    Response from AklHostels, General Manager at Ponsonby BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi thanks for leaving us an awesome review, We do consider ourselves lucky to be located in a great suburb such as Ponsonby with lots of great shops and eateries near by and with easy access into the city. Nice to hear that you enjoyed...More

    Attic Backpackers
    582 reviews
    #4 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Haka Lodge Auckland
    315 reviews
    #3 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Bamber House Hostel
    375 reviews
    #2 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    Verandahs Backpackers Lodge
    304 reviews
    #1 of 118 Speciality lodging in Auckland
     
    About
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    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$21 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland Region >
    • Auckland
    • Also Known As
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Ponsonby Backpackers Auckland, New Zealand
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    Room & Suite (4)
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    Room Tips
    "I stayed in a private double w/ shared bathroom. Just fine. Would love a small table."
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    "I can imagine that the 2nd floor rooms are quieter, but it is a very quite and respectful place"
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    "take ear plugs as this is in a great busy location"
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    "Close to downtown Auckland"
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