The Station Backpackers

Level 5, 131 Beach Road, Auckland City, Auckland, New Zealand, 1010

Overall Rating: 82

Welcome to the Station Backpackers. Our quality hostel is set in a beautiful 1930's building, bursting with character & charm. We are vibrant, stylish, secure and situated Downtown Auckland. Our friendly staff can fill you in with stories from our past which includes hosting former guests like legends Bob Marley & the Beatles! SIMPLY THE BEST PLACE TO STAY IN AUCKLAND!

We offer: - Private Ensuite Rooms (with 32" LCD TV, Fridge & Tea/Coffee Making Facility) - 2 Bed Dorms, 4 Bed Dorms, 6 Bed Dorms, 8 Bed Dorms All rooms have fully made-up beds with fresh hotel quality linen for free, including a sumptuous pillow and duvet. Every guest (in dorm rooms) has a stand alone locker in your dorm with secure keypad lock system they are fitted with a clothes rail and mirror and they are free of charge!* We also have several 'girls only' dorms and most of our dorms have windows overlooking the Downtown Auckland City skyline. IMPORTANT: Please email/call us if you will arrive outside Reception Hours so that our Night Manager will be there to check you in. A valid photo ID & a NZ$10.00 Key Deposit required on arrival. Key deposit is refundable on the return of your room keys prior to check-out.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Late check-out
  • CafĂ©
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room


Rating Type
82 Overall
76 Atmosphere
90 Staff
82 Location
79 Cleanliness
78 Facilities
90 Safety
0 Fun
79 Value

Important Information

* FREE Wi-Fi * FREE Digital Keypad Locker (1 locker per guest) * FREE Luggage Storage (Pre & Post) * FREE Tea/Coffee * FREE Laundry Powder * FREE Condiments eg. Salt, Pepper & Sugar etc. * FRIDAY TREATS - Our famous Friday Treats of assorted confectionery * FREE Travel Information eg. Car Rentals, Tours, Transports etc. (No Booking Fees) Reception Hours: 8am - 11pm **IMPORTANT: Please email/call us if you will arrive outside Reception Hours so that our Night Manager will be there to check you in. Failing to do so may result in a delayed check-in. A valid Photo ID & NZ$10.00 Key Deposit required on arrival (preferably Cash). Our rooms range from private en-suite doubles to large or smaller cosy dorms. Our communal area overlooks the downtown city skyline, Vector Arena and the historic Railway Station. We have a spacious TV lounge with DVD/USB player and many communal social areas with comfortable seating and plenty of table space for you to write those postcards home, update your social media or to just kick back.