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Featured Hostels in Auckland

City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
5 out of 5
150 Vincent Street, Auckland Central, Auckland
AU$87
per night
5 May - 6 May

Located in Newton, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Queen Street Shopping District, Sky Tower and The Civic. University of Auckland is ...

4.1/5Very Good! (762 reviews)

"Excellent location. Clean rooms. Very good shower on the 7th Flr. Reception staff welcoming"…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
Base Auckland
Level 3, 229 Queen Street, Auckland
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AU$39
per night
23 Apr. - 24 Apr.

Located in Auckland Central Business District, this hostel is steps away from Auckland Art Gallery, Queen Street Shopping District and The Civic. Sky Tower and ...

3.2/5 (674 reviews)

"Hi there, our room was nice, the shower great but a bit old. We enjoyed our stay, but found using our swipe cards really difficult, and got stuck in the lift at least 3x (scary!). The other problem for us was people hanging out in the hallway on our floor in the middle of the night (3-4am, Thursday ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Base Auckland
Zest OK
2 out of 5
110 Grafton Rd, Auckland, Auckland
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$48
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.

Located in Newton, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Karangahape Road and Queen Street Shopping District. Auckland War Memorial Museum and University ...

3.2/5 (10 reviews)

"What an amazing location right st the heart of auckland close to uni and hospital too. Very pleased with the location"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb. 2020

Zest OK
Haka Hotel Newmarket
3 out of 5
9 Manukau Road, Auckland, Auckland
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Situated in the business district, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Eden Garden and Mt. Eden. Alexandra Park and Auckland War Memorial Museum are also within ...

4/5Very Good! (156 reviews)

"It was very comfortable, very clean and the staff friendly and infromative about local amenities. Would like it if breakfast items were stocked in the kitchen so that we could be make our own breakfast on the premises"…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov. 2019

Haka Hotel Newmarket
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers - Hostel
3 out of 5
102 Albert Street, Auckland
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AU$42
per night
23 Apr. - 24 Apr.

Located in Auckland Central Business District, this hostel is steps away from SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre, Sky Tower and SkyCity Casino. Queen Street ...

2.3/5 (216 reviews)

"Always friendly and safe"…"

Reviewed on 30 Dec. 2019

Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers - Hostel
YMCA Hostel
4 out of 5
20 Pitt Street, Auckland
AU$97
per night
23 Apr. - 24 Apr.

Located in Newton, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Karangahape Road, Queen Street Shopping District, and Aotea Centre. Sky Tower and The ...

4/5Very Good! (374 reviews)

"Good value for money. Very good for solo travelers. Also TT & pool table was very useful."…"

Reviewed on 13 Dec. 2019

YMCA Hostel
YHA Auckland City - Hostel / Backpacker
5 out of 5
18 Liverpool Street, Auckland
AU$88
per night
5 May - 6 May

Located in Newton, this eco-friendly hostel is steps away from Karangahape Road and Queen Street Shopping District. Sky Tower and The Civic are also within 15 ...

4/5Very Good! (184 reviews)

"I like the cleanliness of the property. I like the actual layout of the property too, where the lounge is on third level, while the rest of the rooms are on other levels. Upon exit from the lounge, there is a clean and wide courtyard at the back. Though the view is not as perfect, but, excellent ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

YHA Auckland City - Hostel / Backpacker
Fat Camel Hostel & Bar
2 out of 5
38 Fort Street, Auckland
AU$52
per night
7 Apr. - 8 Apr.

Located in Auckland Central Business District, this eco-friendly hostel is steps away from High Street and Queen Street Shopping District. Auckland Ferry Terminal ...

3.1/5 (348 reviews)

"The rooms are nice and clean and its even in the heart of Auckland city which is so beautiful"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jul. 2019

Fat Camel Hostel & Bar
YHA Auckland International - Hostel
2 out of 5
5 Turner Street, Auckland
AU$93
per night
4 May - 5 May

Located in Newton, this eco-friendly hostel is steps away from Auckland International College and Queen Street Shopping District. The Civic and Aotea Centre ...

3.9/5Very Good! (153 reviews)

"Good clean basic double room with en-suite. Very comfortable bed and lots of cheap Asian food places nearby."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2020

YHA Auckland International - Hostel
Nomads Auckland Backpackers
16-20 Fort St, Auckland
AU$68
per night
28 Apr. - 29 Apr.

Located in Auckland Central Business District, this eco-friendly hostel is steps away from High Street and Queen Street Shopping District. Auckland Ferry Terminal ...

3.2/5 (434 reviews)

"Easy simple place to stay in Auckland CBD. Good location and super reasonable price for the night."…"

Reviewed on 26 Dec. 2019

Nomads Auckland Backpackers
Haka Lodge Auckland - Hostel
2 out of 5
373 Karangahape Rd, Auckland
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Located in Newton, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Karangahape Road and Queen Street Shopping District. Sky Tower and Aotea Centre are also within 1 ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (142 reviews)

"Centrally located in auckland. Steps from the bus line.lots of eateries, pubs, markets in walking distance. Secure entrance to property."…"

Reviewed on 16 Nov. 2019

Haka Lodge Auckland - Hostel
The Station Backpackers - Hostel
2.5 out of 5
131 Beach Road, Auckland
AU$68
per night
5 May - 6 May

Located in Auckland Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Auckland National Library of New Zealand, Spark Arena and University ...

3.3/5 (198 reviews)

"We stayed in a double room with private bathroom. Room and bathroom were clean and tidy. Was a hot night, so a fan was provided. Was reasonable price for Auckland"…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb. 2020

The Station Backpackers - Hostel
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Other property types in Auckland

Novotel Auckland Airport
Novotel Auckland Airport
4.5 out of 5
Ray Emery Drive, Mangere
AU$243
per night
5 May - 6 May
4.6/5Wonderful! (3,071 reviews)

"The hotel has a King bed which is nice. It's modern. The food at the restaurant was excellent, much better than we expected. Service at the restaurant was very slow."…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr. 2020

Novotel Auckland Airport
Naumi Auckland Airport
Naumi Auckland Airport
4.5 out of 5
153 Kirkbride Road, Mangere, Auckland
AU$107
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.3/5Excellent! (1,696 reviews)

"Rooms for most part faced pool or garden and were bright with large balconies. The elevators were not easily found not were the rooms because it is a massive hotel with arms of rooms stretching either left or right."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

Naumi Auckland Airport
Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group
Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group
5 out of 5
83 Symonds Street, Box 2771, Auckland
AU$195
per night
26 Apr. - 27 Apr.
4.6/5Wonderful! (3,051 reviews)

"The staff could not have been more attentive. The food was excellent. Great central location with old English style charm and service."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Auckland?
If you’re in the market for an affordable place to stay in Auckland, one of its 40 hostels might be a great choice. By going with a hostel, you can cut your spending on accommodations and set aside more of your trip funds for exploring during your holiday. We’ve heard good things about the waterfront and other attractions in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms), budget-friendly prices and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Auckland?
Ready to book a hostel? These ones have the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to look first: City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Queen Street Shopping District. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find showers, desks and coffee/tea makers in all rooms. Haka Hotel Newmarket - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels, showers and free toiletries. Base Auckland - Located steps from The Civic. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a nightclub and 2 bars/lounges. Surf ‘N’ Snow Backpackers - Hostel - Located steps from Sky Tower. Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find showers and hairdryers in all rooms. Zest OK - Located steps from Auckland City Hospital. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms.
What's the seasonal weather like in Auckland?
The weather can be a big factor when you’re discovering new places, so here are some stats about the seasons: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 8°C. Average annual rainfall for Auckland is 1247.10 mm.
What is there to see and do in Auckland?
Generally, Auckland is known for its restaurants, museums and local tours. Major attractions include Sky Tower, Auckland Ferry Terminal and Princes Wharf. Get out into nature with places such as Piha Beach, Omaha Beach and Auckland Domain. Cultural attractions include The Civic, Aotea Centre and Auckland War Memorial Museum.
What's the best way to get around Auckland?
You’ll find the closest airport in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), 10.9 mi (17.5 km) away from the city centre. Once you’re on the ground, you might want to make use of public transport. To check out more of the area, catch a train at Auckland Britomart Station, Auckland Grafton Station or Auckland Mt Eden Station.

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