City view
Garden
Free WiFi
24-hour front desk
Non-smoking rooms
Baggage storage
Heating
Elevator

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YMCA Hostel offers budget accommodations in the heart of Auckland CBD (Central Business District). Guests have access to a shared kitchenette, an outdoor seating area and lounge room with billiards and cable TV.

The bars and clubs of Karangahape Road are a 2-minute walk from YMCA Hostel Auckland. It is 5 minutes’ walk to the city’s best shopping on Queen Street.

All rooms include a small refrigerator, a heater and bed linen. There is also a wardrobe and work desk in each room. YMCA Hostel offers separate female and mixed dorm rooms.

YMCA Auckland is only 15 minutes’ walk from The University of Auckland and Auckland University of Technology (AUT). It is a 10-minute walk to the bars, restaurants and cafes of Ponsonby.

This is our guests' favorite part of Auckland, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

YMCA Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sep 1, 2011
Hotel chain/brand: YMCA

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Auckland, this property has an excellent location score of 8.4!

Breakfast Info

Continental

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Masefield Beach

    8.1 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Hamilton Beach Reserve

    7.5 Good beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Sentinel Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Home Bay Beach

    7.6 Good beach
    1.7 miles from property
  • Cremorne Reserve Beach

    7.9 Good beach
    1.8 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Can you please show pictures of your gym facility or confirm what it's like? Thank you :)
    Hey, our gym offers a variety of programs like Group exercise classes and we provide all types of Cardio equipment and Weight equipment to our guests...
    Answered on January 23, 2020
  • Is there shuttle service to and from Auckland international Airport? How much would it cost?
    We do not operate the service however shuttle to the airport can be booked at reception. Shuttle generally costs $25.00 per person one way.
    Answered on February 18, 2020
  • Can I pay by cash without a credit card?
    You can pay by cash, eftpos or credit card. Credit Card payments incur a fee of 2%. However, we do require credit card details for room security.
    Answered on June 9, 2020
  • Hi there How far it is from Event cinemas Auckland city
    Event Cinemas are a 10-minute walk away from our hostel.
    Answered on February 19, 2020
  • Hello. Is it possible to book 6 of us into one whole room please?
    Hi, It is possible if the rooms are available. Best regards, YMCA hostel
    Answered on October 28, 2022
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Amenities of YMCA Hostel
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Game room
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
Spa
  • Fitness center Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Chinese

House rules

YMCA Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of NZD 70 is required on arrival. That's about 44.60USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
Free

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos YMCA Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that this property requires a refundable credit card pre-authorization (Visa or Mastercard credit card) or cash deposit upon check in to cover any incidental charges.

Please note that the total price of the reservation will be charged upon check-in.

If you expect to arrive before 14:00, please contact the property in advance, to arrange an early check-in, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that the person checking in must be a minimum of 18 years of age. There must be at least one adult of 18 years or older staying in the booked accommodations room(s).

Please kindly note the only acceptable document is a proof of vaccination (Vaccination passport in New Zealand). The other forms of documents are not acceptable.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

A damage deposit of NZD 70 is required on arrival. That's about 44.60USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about YMCA Hostel

  • Check-in at YMCA Hostel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at YMCA Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to YMCA Hostel by:

    • Bus 1h 20min

  • YMCA Hostel is 2,800 feet from the center of Auckland.

  • The prices at YMCA Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • YMCA Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Evening entertainment
    • Bar crawls