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    Brown Kiwi Backpacker Hostel

    7 Prosford Street | Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good18%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “ponsonby road” (8 reviews)
    “german guy” (2 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    SKYCITY Grand Hotel
    2,544 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 106 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    I spent a lot of my travels to nz stressing about setting up my bank account. Hannes put those stresses to rest within minutes of arriving. They are so helpful and friendly at the brown kiwi. I couldn’t have asked for more. The hostel is...More

    Thank Becky H
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you so much for your review. Hannes really is the expert on backpacking needs!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A great place to start an adventure. Comfortable beds, social and beautiful communal kitchen, garden and living space. Friendly, funny and helpful staff. Very clean and nicely decorated. Would highly recommend. Thank you

    Thank sophie19922017
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 1 week ago

    thank you so much for taking the time to respond. I am so pleased you had a great stay! Damaris

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed 2 times in this amazing hostel. Staff is really polite and helpful. The rooms and facilities are very clean. The hostel is in the center of suburb Ponsonby, which is really popular and has a lot of nice restaurants. I would highly recommend...More

    Thank Reizenmeteenrug... J
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 1 week ago

    thank you so much for taking the time to respond. I am so pleased you had a great stay! Damaris

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is the cutest hostel in a great neighborhood in Auckland. The manager (can't remember his name, but he's a German guy) is incredibly kind and welcoming. He really makes sure you know where everything is and is extremely accommodating. As said in other reviews,...More

    Thank Hannah J
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 1 week ago

    thank you so much for taking the time to respond. I am so pleased you had a great stay! Hannes will really appreciate your comments! Damaris

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I spend four nights in this lovely little hostel. The staff is friendly and the facilities are well maintained. Also there is a nice garden in the backyard. It felt a bit like a second home and to the sky tower and city center it's...More

    Thank Friedi F
    Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 1 week ago

    thank you so much for taking the time to respond. I am so pleased you had a great stay! We try to be a home away from home - but there is no place quite like home is there? Damaris

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    About
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    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$ 24 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
    • Also Known As
    • Brown Kiwi Backpacker Hostel Auckland, New Zealand
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    27 May 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "Go to Fantail"
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    "If you want beer head out and turn right 3 times and there is a bottle shop ( 3 min walk)"
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    "Avoid the room by the front door, go up-stairs or outside"
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    "Loved staying in the ladies only room!"
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