Frienz Backpackers: Auckland
Set in the city centre, this laid-back hostel lies opposite Albert Park and is a 3-minute walk from the Auckland Art Gallery and a 5-minute walk from the Auckland Civic Theatre. It's also a 6-minute walk from bungee jumping at Sky Tower.
The simple mixed-sex and all-female dorms come with Wi-Fi (fee), lockers and shared bathrooms. There are also private rooms with TVs, minifridges, and tea and coffeemakers.
The property has a coin-operated laundry, a guest lounge and a game room, as well as a rooftop BBQ area with panoramic city views. Evening activities are available.