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Featured Hostels in Auckland

City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
5 out of 5
150 Vincent Street, Auckland Central, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$83 per night from 5 Oct. to 6 Oct.

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! (781 reviews)

"Amazing value for money, great location, comfortable and basic room that met all the needs of a weekend trip to Auckland. Would definitely come back."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jun. 2020

City Lodge Accommodation - Hostel
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers - Hostel
3 out of 5
102 Albert Street, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$30 per night from 23 Sep. to 24 Sep.

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

2.3/5 (219 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
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$109 per night from 5 Oct. to 6 Oct.

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

4/5Very Good! (386 reviews)

"Definitely value for money - we got a private room that was very small but clean. Good for tight budgets and travellers passing thru."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jun. 2020

YMCA Hostel

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Base Auckland
Level 3, 229 Queen Street, Auckland
Free cancellation
The price is NZ$43 per night from 23 Sep. to 24 Sep.

Located in Auckland Central Business District, this hostel is steps away from The Civic and Queen Street Shopping District. SkyCity Casino and SKYCITY Auckland ...

3.2/5 (689 reviews)

"Friendly service :) Paid for what I got, recommended"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jul. 2020

Base Auckland
YHA Auckland International - Hostel
2 out of 5
5 Turner Street, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$70 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.

Located in Newton, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Sky Tower and SkyCity Casino. Auckland Ferry Terminal and Princes Wharf are also within ...

4/5Very Good! (161 reviews)

"The staff there are super welcoming and easy going! Awesome vibe there and very central."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul. 2020

YHA Auckland International - Hostel
The Station Hostel
2.5 out of 5
131 Beach Road, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$54 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.

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

3.3/5 (204 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 Hostel
Fort Street Hostel
16-20 Fort St, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$34 per night from 29 Sep. to 30 Sep.

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

3.9/5Good! (7 reviews)

"I liked how helpful and polite the receptionists were. Also, the free dinner is a very generous feature. The bar/restaurant is a really nice place to be. The common area had enough space and there were many seats/couches to chill at. I found that having many sockets around the place for our devices ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep. 2020

Fort Street Hostel
Choice Backpackers
2 out of 5
10 Wellesley Street East, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$48 per night from 27 Sep. to 28 Sep.

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

3.6/5Good! (57 reviews)

"I stayed in a private room on the 8th floor and took the best shower I think I’ve ever taken in a hostel."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb. 2020

Choice Backpackers
HIT Hostel
2 out of 5
145 Karangahape Road, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$68 per night from 23 Sep. to 24 Sep.

Located in Newton, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Queen Street Shopping District, Aotea Centre and Auckland City Hospital. Sky Tower and University ...

3/5 (4 reviews)

"Apart from the noise from the very busy K Road the stay was fabulous."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

HIT Hostel
Uenuku Lodge - Hostel
3 out of 5
217 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland
Free cancellation
The price is NZ$60 per night from 24 Sep. to 25 Sep.

Situated in Auckland, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ponsonby Road, Sky Tower, and SkyCity Casino. SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre and Aotea Centre ...

3.1/5 (77 reviews)
Good location and friendly staff

"Our room was perfect. Staff was very friendly. Location was excellent.Enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on 31 Jan. 2020

Uenuku Lodge - Hostel
Zest OK
2 out of 5
110 Grafton Rd, Auckland, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$84 per night from 20 Oct. to 21 Oct.

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 ...

3.3/5 (21 reviews)

"COOl greatest place to stay loved it"…"

Reviewed on 3 May 2020

Zest OK
City Garden Lodge - Hostel
2 out of 5
25 St Georges Bay Road, Parnell, Auckland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$65 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.

Located in Parnell, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Holy Trinity Cathedral and Auckland War Memorial Museum. University of Auckland and Auckland Domain ...

3.2/5 (92 reviews)

"Staff was nice and helpfull. Room was nice and quite big. Very quite place and I slept very well. Big bed. Good location close to bus stop to the city centre. I recommend this place for one or two nights."…"

Reviewed on 1 Feb. 2020

City Garden Lodge - Hostel
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The Grand by SkyCity

The Grand by SkyCity

5 out of 5
90 Federal Street, Auckland
The price is NZ$237 per night from 28 Sep. to 29 Sep.
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,363 reviews)

"Nice stay as usual, however the aircon thermostat didn't work and it was a hot night. Other than that lovely rooms and good location"…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep. 2020

The Grand by SkyCity
Avani Auckland Metropolis Residences

Avani Auckland Metropolis Residences

4.5 out of 5
40 Kitchener Street, Auckland
The price is NZ$170 per night from 27 Sep. to 28 Sep.
4.4/5Excellent! (955 reviews)

"We stayed as a family. The check-in was efficient, room immaculate and spacious. Indoor spa and pool great for after a days excursions and beautifully maintained. Clean, modern and excellent kitchen and bathroom facilities. Close to inner city vibe, train and bus stations"…"

Reviewed on 16 Jul. 2020

Avani Auckland Metropolis Residences
SkyCity Hotel

SkyCity Hotel

4.5 out of 5
Corner Victoria and Federal Streets, Auckland
The price is NZ$186 per night from 27 Sep. to 28 Sep.
4.4/5Excellent! (1,422 reviews)

"Easy check-in, friendly staff, clean hotel room, and lots of bath products that are really soothing to the body. 😁 Great way to unwind after a long day or just check-in for the night when getting home is just not feasible."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep. 2020

SkyCity Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Auckland?
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. Surf ‘N’ Snow Backpackers - Hostel - Located steps from Sky Tower. Property features include free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers and hairdryers. YMCA Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Queen Street Shopping District and Aotea Centre. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers and linens. Base Auckland - Located within a 5-minute walk of Queen Street Shopping District and SkyCity Casino. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a nightclub and 2 bars/lounges. You’ll find linens in all rooms. YHA Auckland International - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Queen Street Shopping District. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as tour/ticket assistance. You’ll find lockers in all rooms.
How many hostels should I expect to find in Auckland?
If you’re searching for somewhere affordable to stay in Auckland, one of Expedia’s 34 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Auckland?
Good weather’s always better 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 18°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 11°C. Average annual precipitation for Auckland is 1247 inches.
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 Viaduct Harbour. Get out into nature with places such as Piha Beach, Omaha Beach and Auckland Domain. Cultural attractions include Aotea Centre, Auckland War Memorial Museum and The Civic.
What's the best way to get to and around Auckland while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Auckland in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) away. 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.