The Attic Backpackers

15-31 Wellesley Street, Auckland, New Zealand, 1010

Overall Rating: 90

The Attic is a brand new, fresh, vibrant and clean inner city haven. Located just minutes from all of the action of cosmopolitan Auckland. Offering guests a modern and minimalistic backpacking experience. We are the sister hostel of Ponsonby Backpackers, an award winning hostel!

*Large, medium and small dorms, private single and twin rooms and female only available *Fully equipped kitchen and dining area *24hr wireless and Desktop internet, x1 free voucher on check in *Separate male and female bathrooms, female bathrooms are complete with hairdryer and hair straighteners! *All rooms are non-smoking *TV lounge with SKY TV *Several separate chill out common areas *Locker room *Travel desk, tour bookings and advice from our knowledgeable staff *Spacious open deck area *Free linen and duvet covers, freshly made up *Free luggage storage for up to a week


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area
  • Television room


Rating Type
90 Overall
85 Atmosphere
90 Staff
98 Location
91 Cleanliness
86 Facilities
92 Safety
0 Fun
90 Value

Important Information

The Attic is located on the top floor of the historic T & G building built in 1910, which is also home to the Elliot Stables eatery village. We welcome guests to ride our quirky original service lift, opening out onto your central Auckland hub. A unique city backpackers like no other. Our awesome staff are well travelled themselves, offering you as much information on Auckland and it's surrounds as you want as well as travel advice and bookings, with no booking fees! RECEPTION HOURS 8AM-11PM **If you are arriving between 10pm and 8am, please contact us directly to arrange late arrival** **Photo id required **Over 18 only unless accompanied by a parent or guardian **No bookings over 5 guests