YMCA Hostel Auckland

Friendly, comfortable and affordable accommodation to suit everyone and every budget


Looking for a place to rest your weary head? At YMCA Hostel Auckland we offer affordable Auckland accommodation to both backpackers and travelers, as well as ideal long-term budget accommodation to students and those working in the CBD.

At our hostel guests can relax in the dining room, lounge and courtyard while enjoying internet access and a game of pool or two, then head back to their comfortable room. Other services we provide include luggage storage, selection of books and games, car parking (on request), after hours security, fax, photocopying, as well as internet facilities and communal areas with Sky TV.

Located in the heart of Auckland City, we have affordable accommodation to suit individuals, couples and groups with our variety of rooms including dorms, single, twin, double and triple rooms. Whether you’ve just landed on the land of the long white cloud or want a base in the city, the team at our backpackers in Auckland Central is always ready to welcome you with a smile and a whole heap of  enthusiasm.

Contact Us


Crn Pitt Street & Vincent Street

Auckland CBD


Outside New Zealand 0064 9 303 2068

Within New Zealand 0800 580 333



Operating hours

Monday - Sunday
24 Hours a Day
Seven Days A Week
365 Days A Year
Check In & Out
Check In 2:00pm
Check Out 10:00am

For late check out please enquire with reception

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Not Just A Place To Sleep

Wireless Internet

Wireless internet available on all floors. Charges apply.

Games & Recreation

Pool table, Foosball table, Table Tennis, games, books and more.

Baggage Storage

Onsite, secure baggage storage available.

Sky TV

Communal lounge area with satellite TV and large screen.

Car Parking

Overnight car parking available. Charges apply.  

24 Hour Reception

24 hour reception available for check-in and service.  

Scanning & Photocopying

Scanning and photocopying services available on request. Charges apply.


Self-service laundry facilities available with washing machines and dryers. Charges apply.

Kitchenettes & Dining Area

Kitchenette facilities equipped with microwave ovens and stove-tops. Utensils, pots and pans available for use.


YMCA Hostel can be easily accessed from Auckland Domestic & International Airports, Auckland City Bus Terminal and Auckland City Train Station (Britomart).

You directions from each of these locations click here.


In the area

YMCA is within walking distance or a short bus ride from Auckland's major attractions including the Sky Tower, Auckland Museum, the Aotea Centre or Art Gallery. If you want to explore Auckland a little more Ponsonby, Karangahape Road and Queen Street are all within walking distance of our location.

To check out a full list of attractions close to our location click here.

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Group bookings

YMCA Hostel caters to large groups. Group bookings and rates are available on request. For information please contact YMCA for information.

Payment information

Payment can be made by Visa and Mastercard only. There is a 2% surcharge on credit card payments. 

Weekly rates available

Weekly rates are available for visitors staying a little longer. Minimum stay for weekly rates to apply is 7 nights. See booking site for more information.


From mid-July to end of July 2018, the first floor within the YMCA hostel will be refurbished with upgraded building materials and new furnishings. This area within the hostel that will be closed and will not impact on the enjoyment of our guests. Please contact the hostel direct should you have any questions.

Hours of work are estimated between 7am and 5pm.

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