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Choice Backpackers
2 stars

Choice Backpackers

10 Wellesley Street East, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9309 8802
RM 229

rate per night


based on 1,135 reviews

Choice Backpackers
Wed 17/4
Sun 21/4
Room type
Nightly total
Double room
RM 229
Standard Room
RM 239

About Choice Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Choice Backpackers offers self-catering accommodation in the Auckland CBD. All guests enjoy free, high-speed unlimited WiFi throughout the property. Guests may stay in private or shared dormitory style air-conditioned rooms, with hotel-quality mattresses and all linen provided. Private rooms come with towels, shampoo and soap. Choice Backpackers offers shared laundry and well-equipped kitchen facilities, available to all guests. The property provides complimentary pasta, rice and a large selection of spices for your use. You can spend time in the shared chill-out lounge area, where you can make new friends from all over the world, play a game of billiards, table soccer or darts. You can also book your next tour or activity at the tour desk or get local insights from the 24-hour reception. Enjoy the cinema room with surround sound, which features Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and a large selection of movies and TV shows to choose from. Arriving and departing guests have access to free luggage storage facilities and limited bike storage is available for long term stays. Choice Backpackers is within 10 minutes' walk from a supermarket as well as a cinema, the Auckland Art Gallery, transport options, Sky City and many bars, restaurants and clubs.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Choice Backpackers

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Game room
  • Microwave


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Sofa
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Table football
  • Darts
  • Scuba diving
  • Pool table

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette

Accessibility and suitability

  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by lift


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Books


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Reviews of Choice Backpackers

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10 Wellesley Street East, Auckland 1010

What's nearby

  • Aotea Square237 m
  • Albert Park250 m
  • Sky Tower381 m
  • Queen Street Shopping District390 m
  • New Zealand Maritime Museum1.1 km
  • Viaduct Harbour1.1 km
  • Auckland Domain1.3 km
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum1.6 km
  • Auckland Harbour Bridge2.9 km
  • Auckland Zoo4.3 km
  • Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium4.7 km
  • Cheltenham Beach5 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Choice Backpackers

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High season


Average price (weeknight)

RM 306

Average price (weekend night)

RM 136
Cheapest month to stay with an average 45% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 23% rise in price.
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Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Choice Backpackers

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Top tips for your stay at Choice Backpackers

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Choice Backpackers, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in April and August.
  • The cheapest price a room at Choice Backpackers was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was RM 136, while the most expensive was RM 136.
  • How long should you stay at Choice Backpackers? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 28 days.

FAQs when booking at Choice Backpackers

  • Where is Choice Backpackers located?

    Choice Backpackers is located at 10 Wellesley Street East in Central Business District, 0.7 km from the centre of Auckland. Aotea Square is the closest landmark to Choice Backpackers.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Choice Backpackers?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Choice Backpackers.

  • Does Choice Backpackers offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Choice Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Choice Backpackers from the airport?

    Choice Backpackers is 17.5 km from Auckland Intl. Choice Backpackers is 82.7 km from Whitianga.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Choice Backpackers hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Choice Backpackers in Auckland and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Choice Backpackers and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Choice Backpackers.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

0.7 km

Nearest airport

Auckland Intl

Distance to airport

17.2 km