Welcome to Ponsonby. Character, charm and cafés.

Our Ponsonby hostel is a totally renovated, character filled historic building with 39 fully furnished rooms. With a huge modern kitchen and great communal living and entertainment space, expansive deck and BBQ area, it’s your home away from home.  It has all the amenities and conveniences that you would want including Wi-Fi available to purchase and coin operated laundry facilities.

Situated in vibrant Ponsonby, a central Auckland hot spot only minutes from the city and waterfront. Ponsonby Road is lined with cafés, bars and great shopping, buzzing with activity both day and night. 

UniStay Ponsonby is on the frequent Link bus route that means you are only minutes away from University of Auckland, Auckland University of Technology Campus and Unitec. Also on your doorstep are the beautiful North Shore beaches and regional parks via the harbour bridge, and the waterfront along Tamaki Drive. 

In this great location everything you should require is at your doorstop; supermarket, bakeries, fast food outlets, cafes, pubs, public library, parks & a summer swimming pool are all within a short walking distance.



Small Single (2.25 x 2.7m) 
1 x Single Bed
From $210 per week

Large Single
1 x Single Bed
From $230 per week

Twin Share (4.3 x 3m)
2 x Single Bed
From $330 per week

Medium Double (3 x 4.3m)
1 x Double Bed
From $260 per week (1 person)
From $330 per week (2 person)

Deluxe Double (4.3 x 5m)
1 x Double Bed
From $340 per week


1 Dec - Jan 31st
Suitable for travellers, people relocating to or from Auckland, conference goers or teams attending sporting events. 

For a single traveller to a large group, UniStay can cater for your accommodation needs, we have single, double and twin rooms with shared kitchen, dining and lounge areas. 



Get in touch.

Unistay - Boutique Student Accommodation
30 Shelly Beach Rd, St Marys Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
Phone +64 (09) 376 9677  |   Email manager@unistay.co.nz