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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 24 March 2015

I stayed in red monkeys the most time of january. It's a nice, clean place with cool people. Perfect for backpacker. It's near to ponsonby rd. - preetiest street in auckland and cool nightlife (remembers me Little bit to parts of London). Prefer it more than the center of auckland!

Thank Kathhab
Reviewed 18 June 2013

To be honest I think there are better locations and better priced rooms available in Parnell or Newmarket which have more happening than Ponsonby. It's a very expensive area even just to get a bite to eat or a drink. Better value in CBD. Wooden house where you can hear every door slam and everyone walk up and down the...

1Thank Jenay222
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2013

I stayed at the Red Monkey Lodge for 6 weeks. I took a double room for single occupancy at a cost of 280NZD per week. There was a slight mix up on my arrival but Teresa (who looks after the house) came straight away when I called and prepared my room for me. The room itself was great for my...

Thank HolidayReviews90
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 30 April 2013

We spend 4 months in here. And we felt like home, no only because of the place, which was tady, clean, well situated, quiet, and confy, but because of the people living there and specially the owners and managers, excelent people who made us feel like home. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. And... if you have the chance to stay at THE RED...

Paris, France
Reviewed 30 April 2013

After travelling around for a year, we stayed in this really nice house for 4 months while we were working. Teresa is really helpfull and welcoming. Regular rooms are a bit small. We stayed in room 1 for a month when we first arrived. Bigger bed and a lounge side (tv, table...). We really felt like we were home. The...

Thank Kimberly-Clark-Nands
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We were looking for a budget place in central Auckland for a few weeks. We came across the Red Monkey who were offering a room-only with shared kitchen and bathroom facilities. We were met by the hosts, who are wonderful people, very friendly and welcoming. The room was small but comfortable, good cooking facilities and a great ambience around the...

Thank Peter M
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 January 2013

We found The Red Monkey Lodge to be clean, comfortable, affordable accommodation in a fabulous location. The hosts, Teresa and Clinton, are hospitable and caring and go out of their way to cater for their guests needs. We really enjoyed our stay and recommend it highly.

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 4 October 2012

I stayed at The Redmonkey Lodge for two weeks on holiday and it was a great place to stay. It is kept really clean and the rooms are nice. It has a really relaxed atmosphere where everyone gets on well. Meal times are a great social occasion. Ponsonby is a great location with heaps of cafes and bars. It is...

2Thank SJared
New Zealand
Reviewed 10 January 2012

I stayed at The Manor for two weeks & would have loved to stay longer!!! The Manor is a beautiful modern house. The rooms are so comfortable & the house has everything you could possibly need to feel right at home: Washing facilities, a BBQ, nice garden, clean modern well-stocked kitchen & dining area, a cosy TV room & free...

5Thank IrishGinger86

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Additional Information about The Red Monkey Travellers' Lodge

Address: 49 Richmond Road, Auckland, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
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“Ask for a room in their "garden houses"”
 of 5 bubbles Kathhab, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the front of the house get road traffic but this didn't bother me”
 of 5 bubbles HolidayReviews90, 14 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Our room was just inside front door so a bit noisy. Go for an upstairs or back room.”
 of 5 bubbles 819peterm819, 8 Apr 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are great! Some have views of the city, some of the garden & some face out onto Ponsonby Road so it depends what you fancy but they're all very comfortable & modern.”
 of 5 bubbles IrishGinger86, 9 Jan 2012 | Read review
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