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YHA Auckland City


Hostel Details & Location

Host: Rachel Armstrong

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

Contact: +64 9 309 2802 Email this hostel

Reception: 7:00 am - 11:00 pm plus 24 hour access

Location: 18 Liverpool Street,

Auckland Central, Auckland

Near restaurants, shops, venues


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How to get here

We’re on the corner of City Rd and Liverpool St. Unfortunately there is no onsite parking at our hostel.

Train: Walk 1km up Queen St from Britomart Train Station or grab a bus ($0.50)
Bus: 800m walk; from Victoria St turn right into Queen St, then left into City Rd
Airport: Airbus stops 200m from hostel (ask to disembark at YHA) or book Super Shuttle door-to-door

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Perfect for schools and large groups! Find out more

Recently refurbished with a 3 million dollar makeover, YHA Auckland City is the ideal backpacker hostel to start or finish your New Zealand adventure.

This modern, colourful accommodation has clean, comfy rooms to suit all travel styles. Get all the excitement of central city Auckland with a safe and secure home base just off Queen Street. A fully equipped kitchen, relaxed dining room, comfortable TV room, spacious sundeck and BBQ area, laundry, luggage storage facilities, and free travel booking service make this an awesome place to stay.

We're right around the corner from shops, restaurants, and pubs, and our friendly team are on-hand 24 hours a day to help you out with advice and our free travel + activity booking service.

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Guests love our:

  • 5GB free WiFi per day
  • Reading room
  • Outdoor area

Shared facilities:

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

Entertainment and activities:

  • Guitar
  • Free movies
  • Communal TV
  • Book exchange
  • Reading room


  • Breakfast items for sale
  • Luggage storage options
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle storage
  • Towel hire
  • Hair dryers
  • HI bookings
  • Travel & activity bookings

In-hostel payment options:

  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • Union Pay
  • American Express
  • New Zealand Dollars
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Some of our Auckland highlights include:

  • Visit Auckland’s Sky Tower for breathtaking views over the ‘City of Sails’ - book a discounted Sky Walk or the Sky Jump through our front desk if you’re feeling brave
  • Walk across the iconic Auckland Harbour Bridge for stunning views of downtown and the harbour
  • Go off shore and visit the islands: Rangitoto, Waiheke, Great Barrier, Tiritiri Matangi, Rotoroa, Kawau and Motutapu

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