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4.3 out of 5

"Clean. Helpful staff, friendly staff. Phoned me when I left driver license behind. quite affordable " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 06 Dec 2020

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Hotel Description

At YMCA Hostel you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Queen Street Shopping District and Aotea Centre.

Portable fans are featured in all 122 rooms. Bathrooms are shared.

This business-friendly hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and has concierge services. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a garden. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this 4-star Newton hostel include Sky Tower and SkyCity Casino.

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$68* Per night/room 19 May - 20 May

Basic Shared Dormitory, Men only, Non Smoking, City View

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Basic Shared Dormitory, Women only

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Single Room, 1 Single Bed

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

4 Bed Mixed Dorm Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

YMCA Hostel ratings based on 59 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for YMCA Hostel

Everyone (53) Couples (1) Family (4)
4 out of 5
Clean. Helpful staff, friendly staff. Phoned me when I left driver license behind. quite affordable

Posted by on 6 Dec. 2020

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8 Dec. 2020 by Krishna - Reservations Manager

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely feedback. I am pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay at the hostel and found our staff to be helpful and friendly. We hope to see you back at the hostel soon. Regards, Krishna

5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Mar. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Feb. 2020

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1 Mar. 2020 by Krishna - Reservations Manager

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. Regards,

4 out of 5
Was nice and close to the CBD. Also had everything in h

Posted by on 17 Jan. 2020

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4 Feb. 2020 by Krishna

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Dec. 2019

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4 Feb. 2020 by Krishna

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback.

5 out of 5
Everything was perfect, the room was very clean and the staff was really friendly.

Posted by on 10 Dec. 2019

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17 Dec. 2019 by Krishna

Dear Guest, I am pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay at the hostel and found our team to be very friendly. We have a great team who are passionate about customer service.

4 out of 5
Room was very small but clean..bathrooms are clean. Good communal areas..it was quiet and sociable and well run

Posted by on 9 Dec. 2019

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17 Dec. 2019 by Krishna

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I am pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the hostel to be well run. We hope to see you back soon.

4 out of 5
A cup or glass in the room would have been great -

Posted by on 7 Dec. 2019

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17 Dec. 2019 by Krishna

Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback.

4 out of 5
I stayed in room 305 for three nights, due to the iron bed making lot of noise when you slept, looks like a hell !!!

Posted by on 3 May 2018

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17 May 2018 by Krishna - Reservations Manager

Dear Chin We appreciate your feedback. I will get the team to inspect the bed.

2 out of 5
Good location. Really clean Having to vacate parking by 7am a bit early

Posted by on 24 Mar. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 May 2018 by Krishna - Reservations Manager

Dear Guest, As our parking is leased out to offices, we cant offer parking for our guests past 7am. This has been clearly mentioned on the signs around the parking lot. I am sorry it caused inconvenience to you.

Property Features

YMCA Hostel offers its guests a fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. Public spaces have free WiFi. The eco-friendly YMCA Hostel also features concierge services, laundry facilities, and a television in a common area. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Auckland hostel is smoke free.

  • 122 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Garden
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL) (26.6 km / 16.6 mi)
  • Train station: Auckland Mt Eden Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

YMCA Hostel offers 122 accommodations with portable fans. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Communal kitchen access
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Heating
  • Portable fan

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 6 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

All guests must show a valid passport or photo ID at check-in.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 50.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 5 and NZD 10 for adults, NZD 5 and NZD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 25 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hostel YMCA
  • YMCA Auckland
  • YMCA Hostel
  • YMCA Hostel Auckland
  • YMCA Hostel Auckland, New Zealand
  • Ymca Hotel Auckland Central
  • YMCA Hostel Auckland
  • YMCA Hostel Auckland
  • YMCA Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • YMCA Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Auckland

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.
  • Alcohol isn't served or allowed at YMCA Hostel.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 4 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.