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Verandahs Backpackers Lodge

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Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Hands down the most beautiful, cleanest, best organized hostel I have ever stayed in! And SUPER central too. Value for money absolutely brilliant. I love love love the olde English feel of the place - stunning!!!

Thank Georgia L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s that simple, for me Verandahs is the best hostel you can find in Auckland! The garden is very pleasant for summer time, kitchen and bathrooms are clean and well sorted. Bedrooms are spacious, with no bunks beds, which made them more confortable.

Thank Rmth
Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review ! We hope you come back and stay with us again soon .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hostel was clean, had nice and helpful staff, free parking lot, close enough to town to walk, good common area.... had a great stay!! The only thing that might be nice would be a fan in the room but it's not necessarily neededMore

Thank Kurelli
Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review ! We have had an unusually hot summer. Normally we only have a few days that would require a fan. This year is different. We will purchase some fans to give to guests on request. Please come back and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Verandahs has a very nice location, near to Ponsonby Rd and its hundreds of restaurants and cafes. Also there's a supermarket close. Easy to get to CBD with a 25 min walk touring the city or catching one of the several buses two blocks away...More

Thank JoaoCaram
Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review ! We hope you come back and stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great find with this hostel, good location- close to Ponsonby road and a nice park, only a short walk to central Auckland. The facilities are amazing- huge kitchen very well stocked with everything you should need, lots of clean bathrooms which were always...More

Thank Jasmine C
Response from Camsmith, Owner at Verandahs Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review ! We hope you come and stay with us again soon .

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US$ 24 - US$ 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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married7
16 December 2015|
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Response from chasann | Reviewed this property |
I usually get the shuttle bus or taxi but there is also a bus which takes you to K Road, a short walk from the Backpackers, about $14 or$18 if I recall correctly. Suggest you contact Verandahs and ask them of your options, I... More
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JordanDiann
28 October 2015|
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Response from francesca082 | Reviewed this property |
I reckon it's a double bed. To be fair I didn't really notice...
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"You can definitely save a lot of money on this place. Buy your own food and cook it here."
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"all rooms are good, in E the internet is best"
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"Shared room for 3 people provides suitable space for your storage than room for 4 people or 5 people."
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"Room with 4 beds or 3 beds"
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