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Freemans Backpackers

Hostel | 65 Wellington Street, Freemans Bay, Auckland, New Zealand .

83.2% Overall Rating

94 out of 100 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (02/02/2014)

"Bed was great and the atmosphere between guests was fantastic. Quiet at night. Central but away from traffic noise. We would stay here again over going to a central city motel."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

“Please note that after booking you will receive our e mail address. You’ll need to send your card security code of the card you used when booking (this is the last 3 digits number on the back of your card) in order to fully secure your booking. Failure to do so may result in losing your reservation”.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 12:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Auckland?

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Freeman's Backpackers Lodge is a well-known backpackers lodge located just 10 Minutes walk to the city centre, Sky Tower & attractions of Auckland. IRD forms are available here for the Working Holiday VISA guests & we give reference letters to the guest to open bank account as well.

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

2 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Deluxe Single (Shared bathroom)


Deluxe Twin Garden View (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Deluxe Double Garden View (Shared bathroom)


Family Room (Shared bathroom)

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Family Room (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Freemans Backpackers

We have an excellent lounge which is separate from the bedrooms where guests can relax and watch TV or have a complimentary tea or coffee at any time.

A garden is adjacent to the lounge and is a popular place to read or enjoy the Auckland weather.

Accommodation Information

The bed & breakfast accommodation of the hotel includes: single, twin, queen double, king double and family rooms. All beds are new with posturepedic mattresses. All rooms have shared facilities close by. A laundry is also available for guests.

We also have spacious, comfortable 2-bedroom apartments which are all self-contained and have all facilities including: a lounge, kitchen, bath, shower, toilet and TV.

We have free Wi-Fi internet available 24 hours along with free tea/coffee & a common kitchen for cooking and breakfast is available for nz$8.00 per person.

Location Information

From our Lodge, you can leisurely stroll to Ponsonby which is well-known for its 70+ restaurants and cafes, nightlife, bars and shopping. Or take a 5-minute bus ride into the city. The buses go right past our gate.