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    To Auckland City!

    If you are coming to Auckland make a reservation to stay at our modern backpacker hostel, Silver Fern Backpackers and experience cheap, upmarket, central Auckland accommodation.

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  • Central Location

    Close to attractions & transportation links

    A short walk to Queen Street, restaurants, bars, attractions. Direct link to North, South & Western motorways.

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  • Girls Only!

    Female Only Dorms Available

    Female travellers can enjoy the added security of our 'girls only' dormitory and enjoy the company of like-minded adventurers.

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  • Family Travellers Welcome!

    Private Family/Group rooms available complete with ensuite, sleeping 3 - 6 travellers.

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Short Term Stays

Silverfern Backpackers has ideal accommodation for those visiting Auckland for a short tourist visit, or for a concert or for a sporting event. We have rooms which suit every budget and every size of group. 

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Long Term Stays

Silverfern Backpacker Hostel is a good choice for those wishing to work or study in Auckland. We offer great weekly rates in comfortable dorms. Hostel facilities include laundry, kitchen, Free Wi-Fi, TV  Rooms

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Short Term Stays

Silver Fern Backpackers hostel offers ideal accommodation for those visiting Auckland for a short tourist visit, or for a concert or sporting event. We have rooms which suit every budget and every size of group.

We have an onsite car park, so you can park your car and explore the city..

With public transport including train, bus, and ferry terminals just a five minute walk away getting around Auckland city is not a problem.

Our location is only a few minutes away from Aotea Square and Queen Street.

If you wish to get a 360 degree view of the city then you can go up the Sky Tower or try your luck at the Casino located just 400m from our hostel.

We don’t have any noisy bars in or near our hostel so you will get good sleep at night, however many trendy cafes & restaurants on Karangahape Road (K’Road), and in Ponsonby are only a short walk away.

Two Asian super markets are located next to the hostel and a Countdown (Woolworths) supermarket is just a few minutes walk away offering a wide variety of food and eating options.

If you do wish to party you will find Auckland's waterfront bars, nightclubs and Irish bars, etc all within easy walking distance.

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All Blacks v Australia

22nd October 2016  Catch the All Blacks taking on Australia here at the Park in the 2016 3rd Bledisloe Cup Test. ........

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World Masters Games Auckland 2017

21-30 April 2017  The World Masters Games is the world’s largest multi-sport event. Held every four years next year to be in Auckland, it is the pinnacle sporting event for masters competitors worldwide. In supporting the Olympic Games ethos of ‘sport for all’,  the goal of the World Masters Games is to encourage participation in sport throughout life. Competition and camaraderie are equally celebrated. .........

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