Ponsonby Backpackers

2 Franklin Road, Auckland, North Island, 1011, New Zealand | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 2 Franklin Road, Auckland, is near AJ Hackett Bungy, Auckland Harbour Bridge, Parnell Rose Gardens, and Coast-to-Coast Walkway.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsPonsonby Backpackers Auckland

    Reviewed by wanderingjane

    A Real Home Away From Home

    Reviewed Jan 10, 2013
    by (1 review) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    I stayed at Ponsonby Backpackers for a week and will always stay here again if I return to Auckland.
    Ponsonby is a great area with lots of lovely little shops, cafes and bars and it's within easy walking distance to the city centre.
    The hostel is comfortable and very warm and welcoming. The staff are friendly and helpful, beds and comfy, a lovely outdoor area and a well equipped kitchen. What more could you ask for?!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by missholland


    Reviewed Nov 13, 2012
    by (12 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    very homely, clean, practical location a little out of the centre but a nice suburb. Bedrooms practical. A lot of people stay here while they work in the city.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by paul_n_alex


    Reviewed Nov 11, 2011
    by (23 reviews) Leicester , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Excellent little hostel. Clean and close to town and the guys who own it are more than helpful.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Ponsonby Backpackers Auckland

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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    A travel blog entry by jasonandtiff on Nov 21, 2013

    2 comments, 5 photos

    At the gate in Melbourne, we were forced to frantically solve a BYOjet flight booking blunder and just under the wire, we boarded our delightful Quantas flight. After clearing NZ customs (and having our dangerous Australian green apples confiscated - but at least we weren't fined!) we headed to our hostel, Ponsonby backpackers at around 11:30 pm. …

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