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Best Auckland hostels

Most recommended Auckland hostels

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K Road City Travellers - Auckland - Kitchen
K Road City Travellers
7.5 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Haka Lodge Auckland - Auckland - Bedroom
Haka Lodge Auckland
8.2 Very good
Central Business District₪146+
Free Wi-Fi
Uenuku Lodge - Hostel
6.3 Okay
Freemans Bay₪142+
Free Wi-Fi
City Garden Lodge - Hostel
6.2 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
The Station Backpackers
2 Poor
Central Business District₪360+
Free Wi-Fi
Hobson Lodge - Hostel
7.4 Good
Central Business District₪402+
Free Wi-Fi
Lylo Auckland
8.6 Very good
Central Business District₪307+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Grafton Backpackers
10 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Hit Hostel
7 Good
Central Business District₪322+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Waiheke Backpackers Hostel
8.5 Very good
Free Wi-Fi

Auckland hostels near the city center

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Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers - Auckland - Building
Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers
5.7 Fair
Central Business District₪157+
YMCA Hostel - Auckland - Bedroom
YMCA Hostel
7.4 Good
Central Business District₪276+
Attic Backpackers
7.9 Good
Central Business District₪318+
Choice Backpackers
6.2 Okay
Central Business District₪276+

How much is a Auckland hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 47% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 152% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Auckland

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Top tips for finding Auckland hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Auckland, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Auckland in July and May.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Auckland if you stay on a Tuesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Thursday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 24 days before your stay to get the best price for a Auckland hostel.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Auckland for 1 day.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Auckland

  • How much does a hostel cost in Auckland?

    Hostel prices in Auckland can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Auckland is ₪47 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as ₪7 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Auckland for tonight?

    The best price a KAYAK user has found for a 3-star hostel in Auckland in the last 3 hours was ₪14 and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was ₪20. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is ₪7.

  • How much is a hostel in Auckland for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Auckland hostel for this weekend for as low as ₪13. Users have also found 3 star hotels from ₪13 and 4-star plus hotels from ₪21.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Auckland?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Auckland is ₪47 compared to ₪158 for a night in a hotel.

  • Are hostels in Auckland safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Hostels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Auckland. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

Where to find the best hostels in Auckland?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Auckland by showing you the exact location of each hostel.