Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers

Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers


102 Albert Street, Auckland, New Zealand

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Reviews for Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers

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Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness5.5
  • Comfort5.5
  • Facilities4.0
  • Location8.6
  • Services5.6
  • Staff7.4
  • Value for money7.0
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travelers 

About Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers

Within a two minute walk of Sky Tower, Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers is set in the heart of Auckland. This historic hostel is an ideal base for exploring local vineyards as it is situated in the Greater A...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

0.3 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Auckland Intl

Distance to airport

10.9 mi



1:00 PM


10:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+64 9363 8889

Amenities at Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Quiet street view
  • Increased accessibility
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shops (on site)
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shower
  • Accessible by elevator
  • First-aid kit
  • Socket near the bed
  • No smoking
  • Landmark view
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Carpeted
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • City view
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Private bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24hr front desk
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage available


  • Library
  • Casino
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Pool table


  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laundry service
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Tour desk
  • Beauty salon
  • 24-hour security

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Where is Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers

Most Popular Landmarks

Skycity Auckland0.1 mi
Viaduct Harbour0.5 mi

Getting Around

Auckland 175 Queen St0.1 mi
Auckland 237 Queen St.0.1 mi
Auckland Sky City0.1 mi
Auckland Queen St and Fort0.2 mi
Auckland Wellesley St West/Nelson St0.3 mi
Auckland 305 Queen St0.3 mi

FAQs when booking at Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers

  • Is pricing at Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers comparable to 3 star hotels in Auckland?

    In Auckland, the average nightly rate for 3 stars hotels is 96.17. The expected nightly rate for Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers is around $22; a price that is 78% cheaper than the city average. {6} considers Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 3 stars hotel in Auckland.

  • How close is Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers to the nearest airport, Auckland Intl?

    With no traffic, the 10.9 mi drive between Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers and Auckland Intl (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 21min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Auckland Intl to Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers?

    Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Auckland.

  • What is the Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers please call +64 9363 8889.

  • Does Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers?

    Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers has a normal check-in time of after 1:00 PM, and check-out time of before 10:00 AM.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers, Auckland, New Zealand?

    Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers room prices depend on your dates, room type and availability. The average price found recently is $22/night, with the best deals starting from $10/night. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Does Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers have a laundry service?

    Yes, there is a hotel laundry service for guests at Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers.

  • How far is Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers from Sky Tower?

    Surf 'N' Snow Backpackers is a walkable distance (0.1 mi) from Sky Tower, Auckland, New Zealand.

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