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Hotel Description

Fat Camel Hostel & Bar puts you in the heart of Auckland, steps from Queen Street Shopping District and within a 10-minute stroll of Auckland Ferry Terminal. Highlights at this hostel include free in-room WiFi.

Fans are featured in all 46 rooms. Fridges and microwaves make in-room dining convenient. Bathrooms are shared.

For a drink, you can stop by the hostel's own bar/lounge. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities.

Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this Auckland Central Business District hostel include University of Auckland and The Civic.

Double Room, No Windows

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$90* Per night/room 29 Oct. - 30 Oct.

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Shared Dormitory (4 Beds)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only (Single in 4 beds)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Shared Dormitory, No Windows (Single in 4 beds )

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Fat Camel Hostel & Bar ratings based on 50 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.6 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 2.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 2.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Fat Camel Hostel & Bar

Everyone (42) Couples (4) Family (4)
1 out of 5
If I could give zero I would. We left before the first night set in as it was so cold and dirty we couldn’t get comfortable.

Posted by on 4 Aug. 2019

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3 out of 5
Fridge and freezer are not sufficient. Just 1 freezer is among 16 people. You need to add the number of freezer and fridge.

Posted by on 19 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
The rooms are nice and clean and its even in the heart of Auckland city which is so beautiful

Posted by on 2 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
Was a great stay and they upgeaded my room, thank you and will stay again.

Posted by on 20 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5
Very handy. Quite Cheap. Staff are helpful and friendly. Place just feels a little knocked around.

Posted by on 7 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5
Good value, clean bedding, friendly staff, excellent location

Posted by on 20 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5
Showers and toilet tubes were a bit gross. Great room with windows and air con

Posted by on 16 Mar. 2019

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4 out of 5
the staff were amazing, the free meal and cheap drinks were an added bonus!!! toilets and shower a little gross but thats what happens in a hostel I guess

Posted by on 31 Jul. 2018

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5 out of 5
good location, helpful staff noisy outside all night

Posted by on 4 Dec. 2017

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1 out of 5

Nice surrounding and in CBD

Unhygenic room and environment in Nomads fat camel.

Posted by on 17 Aug. 2017

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About the Fat Camel Hostel & Bar

Location 38 Fort Street, Auckland, 1010

Property Features

There's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities are also featured at the eco-friendly Fat Camel Hostel & Bar. This Auckland hostel is smoke free.

  • 46 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) (28.5 km / 17.7 mi)
  • Train station: Auckland Britomart Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Fat Camel Hostel & Bar offers 46 forms of accommodation with fans. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Fan

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No on-site parking is available. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • 24-hour check-in

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 100.00 per day

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • A kitchen/kitchenette is available for an additional fee
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.25 per cent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Fat Camel
  • Fat Camel Hostel
  • Fat Camel Nomads
  • Nomads Fat Camel
  • Nomads Fat Camel Backpacker
  • Nomads Fat Camel Backpacker Auckland
  • Fat Camel Hostel Bar Auckland
  • Nomads Fat Camel Hostel Backpacker
  • Nomads Fat Camel Hostel Backpacker Auckland
  • Nomads Fat Camel Hostel Auckland
  • Nomads Fat Camel Auckland
  • Fat Camel Hostel Bar
  • Fat Camel Bar Auckland
  • Fat Camel Bar
  • Fat Camel Hostel & Bar Auckland
  • Fat Camel Hostel & Bar Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Fat Camel Hostel & Bar Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Auckland

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.