All Hostels in Auckland

Welcome to your detailed guide for Auckland hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Auckland, Nuova Zelanda. Compare prices for Auckland hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Auckland Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Auckland, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

Total number of hostels


Average dorm price


Average private room price


Cheapest hostel in Auckland


(Fort Street Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Auckland


(Queen Street Backpackers is the best rated)

Most Auckland hostels are located in

Central, Ponsonby, Parnell

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Auckland for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Auckland for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Auckland? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Auckland alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Auckland. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Auckland (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Auckland here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Piha Piha (28 Km / 18 mi.)
Isola Waiheke Isola Waiheke (31 Km / 19 mi.)
Coromandel Town Coromandel Town (66 Km / 41 mi.)
Coromandel Coromandel (66 Km / 41 mi.)
Thames Thames (75 Km / 47 mi.)
Whitianga Whitianga (83 Km / 52 mi.)
Kuaotunu Kuaotunu (88 Km / 54 mi.)

FAQ about Auckland Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Auckland. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Auckland. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Auckland Hostels

A hostel in Auckland costs on average $17 for a dorm. A hostel in Auckland with private rooms costs on average $46. shows all 36 Hostels in Auckland. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Haka Lodge Ponsonby is the best hostel in Auckland for couples. compares prices for 36 hostels in Auckland, Nuova Zelanda. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Auckland such as

  • 11 hotels
  • 2 guesthouses
  • 2 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Auckland.

Travel Tips for Auckland - from the Community

Oh man, so far no one from the community has left a comment or travel tips for Auckland. How about you kick start the discussion here? Gather your best backpacking recommendations for Auckland and jot them down below. The community thanks you.

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Pack smart, not hard

Your Packing List for Auckland

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Auckland and Nuova Zelanda.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for Auckland