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YHA Auckland International for Groups


 YHA Auckland International provides quality, secure and affordable accommodation to all types of groups from schools and colleges, to sporting and cultural groups.

“Excellent venue and extra friendly relaxed staff - thank you!” - Kaitoke and Mulberry Schools, Great Barrier Island


Continental breakfast can be served upon request for $10 per person. It includes:

  • A choice of three cereals
  • Fruit salad,
  • Toast
  • Tea, coffee, milo and fruit juice

A packed breakfast or lunch is also available for advance bookings.

Free booking service

A free booking service is provided for all land-based domestic travel and activities including:

  • Interislander and Bluebridge ferries
  • Tranzalpine, Tranzscenic and Overland trains
  • InterCity coach travel and local shuttle services.

Get in touch

If you have any questions Paula and Erin are happy to help. Email [email protected] or phone 09 302 8201.

To book group stays across multiple hostel locations please talk to our National Groups Coordinator, Rod: [email protected] | 0800 278 299

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Hostel Details & Location

Group Coordinator: Paula

Check in: 2:00 pm Check out: 10:00 am

Contact: +64 9 302 8200 Email this hostel

Reception: 7am–11pm plus 24 hour access

Location: 5 Turner Street,

CBD, Auckland

Short walk to Sky Tower


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How to get here

The hostel is located in Auckland’s CBD close to Queen Street, the Sky Tower, Aotea Square, Civic Theatre and many other attractions. We can help to arrange your activity bookings or transport to local activities. Just let us know, we are happy to help!

From Airport

23km to Auckland International Airport. Door to door transfers with Airbus for $16 one way or $28 per person return. The most convenient option for a group is to book a shuttle at $113 per van door to door.

By Train

1km walk to hostel. Walk from Britomart Station up Queen Street to hostel (25 min) or catch a bus from Britomart. The most convenient option, a charter shuttle, is $50 per van.


Limited parking is available for cars and small vans (up to 12 seats). Due to space these parks must be booked in advance.

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Great for groups:

  • 5GB free WiFi per day
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Breakfast options
  • Secure bedrooms
  • Communal lounge
  • Bed linen included
  • Towel hire
  • Luggage storage options
  • Free booking service

Shared facilities:

  • 5GB free WiFi per day
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal dining area
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Food storage area
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Laundry facilities
  • Recycling stations
  • 24 hour guest access

Entertainment and activities:

  • Guitar
  • Communal TV
  • Sky TV
  • Free movies
  • Book exchange


  • Paid onsite parking
  • Luggage storage options
  • Travel & activity bookings
  • HI bookings
  • Breakfast items for sale
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle storage

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hostel capacity

YHA Auckland International can cater for up to 168 people across 47 rooms. Due to our layout, some members of your group may be on different floors.

Shared rooms

  • 4 x 8 bed multishare rooms
  • 24 x 4 bed multishare rooms

Shared single sex bathroom facilities are situated on each floor. All bedding is provided (duvets, sheets and pillows) and towels can be hired for $1 each.

Private rooms for group leaders and supervisors

  • 11 x twin and double rooms
  • 8 x twin and double rooms with ensuite facilities

These rooms include all bed linen and towels. Please note that private rooms with ensuite facilities are subject to availability.

Safety and Security

Safety and security is a top priority at YHA. You can download our Group Health & Safety information for your planning resources or school board approvals.

We can also supply a copy of our COVID 19 hostel control measures for each alert level and our Worksafe COVID 19 Safety Plan. Or see our current COVID 19 alert level actions. 

All bedroom doors lock automatically when closed and require swipe keys for access. A duplicate set can be provided for leaders to access all rooms allocated to your group.

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