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Overview of YWCA Auckland

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Desk, iron/ironing board, WiFi, wheelchair access
Desk, iron/ironing board, WiFi, wheelchair access
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BBQ/picnic area

YWCA Auckland

1 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Business Services
  • Parking Available
  • Laundry
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationAotea Centre3 min walk
    Popular LocationSky Tower7 min walk
    Popular LocationNew Zealand Film Archive8 min walk
    AirportAuckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.)28 min drive

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  • Single Room - Female Only

    Room amenities

    • 7 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Single Room - Mixed

    Room amenities

    • 7 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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About this area


Located in Auckland, YWCA Auckland is in the city centre and near a metro station. Viaduct Harbour and Auckland Ferry Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Auckland Domain and Mt. Eden. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Eden Park or Spark Arena.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Aotea Centre - 3 min walk
  • Karangahape Road - 7 min walk
  • Sky Tower - 7 min walk
  • SkyCity Casino - 8 min walk
  • New Zealand Film Archive - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Auckland Britomart Station - 18 min walk
  • Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 27 min drive


  • Fondou Cafe - 4 min walk
  • Tanuki's Cave - 5 min walk
  • OKO Dessert Kitchen - 5 min walk
  • Kura Sake Bar - 6 min walk
  • Dine By Peter Gordon - 6 min walk

About this property

YWCA Auckland

Adults-only Auckland hostel in Auckland Central Business District, walk to Sky Tower
This smoke-free hostel features WiFi in public areas, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. Other amenities include self parking, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. All 171 rooms offer wireless Internet access (surcharge), fridges and showers. Desks and free toiletries are also available to guests. Bathrooms are shared.
YWCA Auckland offers 171 forms of accommodation with free toiletries. This Auckland hostel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (NZD 12 per week)
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (NZD 12.00 per week)

Parking and public transport

  • Secured self parking on site (NZD 10 per night)
  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge


  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Heating


  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in from 1 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 18 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 12 per week (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 12.00 per week (rates may vary)
  • Secured self-parking fee: NZD 10 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This property is a non-profit organization that supports the empowerment of women.

We should mention

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

YWCA Auckland Hostel
YWCA Auckland New Zealand
YWCA Auckland Auckland
Ywca Auckland New Zealand
YWCA Auckland Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
YWCA Auckland Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Auckland

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at YWCA Auckland and receive a full refund?
Yes, YWCA Auckland offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YWCA Auckland cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is YWCA Auckland pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at YWCA Auckland?
Self-parking is available for NZD 10 per night. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at YWCA Auckland?
Check-in is from 1 PM - 10 PM.
What time is check-out at YWCA Auckland?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is YWCA Auckland located?
Located in Auckland Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Aotea Centre, Sky Tower and Queen Street Shopping District. University of Auckland and Viaduct Harbour are also within 1 mile (2 km). Auckland Britomart Station is 18 minutes by foot and Auckland Mt Eden Station is 25 minutes.
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 15 out of 36 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 36 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 36 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 36 reviews
2 - Poor 11%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 36 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

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You are at the right place
Good location, great price for a single room, good facilities, best managers ever.
Stayed 11 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It is conveniently located and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The property is a little aged but in a clean condition and has everything you need, from a kitchen and cooking equipment to laundry facilities and a lounge area.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
On arrival the welcome was very warm and I was shown the facilities. The hostel was clean and tidy and the room provided everything I required. Great location.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

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