Nomads Fat Camel Hotel - Auckland

38 Fort Street, Auckland, New Zealand, 1010  show map
 3 stars
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Nomads Fat Camel Hotel - Auckland

Paid Wi-Fi

Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Elevator

Overview

The 2-star Nomads Fat Camel Hotel lies within 1.7 km from Parnell Rose Gardens.

Auckland Museum is about 20 minutes' walk away. Nestled in the suburb district and 1 km from the city center.

Shoppers will appreciate a supermarket and shops at a short distance from the hotel.

Nomads Fat Camel Hotel is within a 25-minute drive to Auckland International airport.

Rooms

Nomads Fat Camel Hotel provides guestrooms appointed with wireless internet, television, a lounge area, a kitchen and ironing facilities. They also feature communal bathrooms fitted with a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

There is an onsite Fat Camel Cafe And bar to relax in. The venue is set next to a bus stop and 100 meters from Zap4 Esan Thai Cuisine and Velvet Burger with a broad selection of dishes.

Services

This unique Nomads Fat Camel Hotel offers a designated smoking area, a safety deposit box and an elevator.

Relax

Cribs and a playroom are available for children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   149.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Living room
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Media

  • International calls

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 5 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Nomads Fat Camel Hotel - Auckland Auckland location
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Hotel Address:

38 Fort Street, Auckland, New Zealand, 1010

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City Center
  • Auckland
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Britomart
    1400 ft
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Ima Bistro (cuisine: Israeli)
    200 ft
  • Sal's Authentic New York Pizza
    400 ft
Parks
  • Albert Park
    1500 ft
Beaches
  • Bethells Beach
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    149

Rooms and availability

Nomads Fat Camel photos Room
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • General:Artificial lighting
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

Non Refundable DOUBLE STANDARD

Nomads Fat Camel photos Room
Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Beds in shared room, 1 Bed in shared room

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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom

Nomads Fat Camel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1700 ft
  • Viaduct Harbour2000 ft
  • Aotea Square2700 ft

Places of interest

  • Queens Wharf1000 ft
  • Auckland District Court1400 ft
  • Carter Holt Harvey Limited1700 ft
  • NIWA – National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research1700 ft
  • OCS New Zealand1700 ft
  • Landcare Research1700 ft
  • ANZ Viaduct Events Centre1700 ft
  • ESR – Institute of Environmental Science and Research1700 ft
  • IAG New Zealand1700 ft
  • Fonterra Co-op Group1700 ft
  • Air New Zealand Limited1700 ft
  • Westpac New Zealand1700 ft
  • Fletcher Construction Company Limited1700 ft
  • Bruce Mason Centre1700 ft
  • SKYCITY Entertainment Group1700 ft
  • ASB Bank Limited1700 ft
  • Auckland High Court1700 ft
  • The University of Auckland2000 ft
  • Central City Library2000 ft
  • Auckland Council3000 ft

Train stations

  • Britomart1000 ft

Convention centers

  • SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Skytower1400 ft

Stadiums

Museums

  • National Maritime Museum2000 ft

Theaters

  • Aotea Centre2300 ft

Galleries

  • Auckland Art Gallery2000 ft

Local attractions

  • Auckland Museum1.1 mi
    Domain Dr, Auckland Central
  • Holy Trinity Cathedral1.3 mi
    St. Stephen's House, Auckland Central
  • Eden Garden2.1 mi
    24 Omana Ave, Epsom
  • Parnell Rose Gardens1.1 mi
    Gladstone and Judges Bay Rds., Auckland Central
  • Auckland Harbour Bridge1.6 mi
    Curran St, Auckland Central

Near the hotel

  • Vulcan Lane700 ft
    Vulcan Lane, Auckland Central
  • Sky Tower1900 ft
    Corner Victoria and Federal Sts, Auckland Central
  • Grey Lynn1400 ft
    Auckland CentralNew Zealand
  • Ferry Building1500 ft
    Quay St., Auckland Central
  • Bethells Beach1400 ft
    Auckland CentralNew Zealand
  • Kawakawa Bay1400 ft
    Auckland CentralNew Zealand
  • Albert Park1500 ft
    Princes St, Auckland Central

Restaurants nearby

  • Ima Bistro200 ft

    Address: 57 Fort Street
    Phone: 093007252

    83% likes this, based on 85 reviews
    Cuisine: Israeli

  • Cafe Hanoi600 ft

    Address: Galway St & Commerce St
    Phone: 09-302-3478

    72% likes this, based on 253 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese

  • Covo300 ft

    Address: 44 Fort Street
    Phone: (09) 377 9290

    60% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Sal's Authentic New York Pizza400 ft

    Address: 8 Commerce Street
    Phone: 09 379 7257

    83% likes this, based on 154 reviews
    Price Range: USD 4 - USD 26

  • Zap4 Esan Thai Cuisine200 ft

    Address: 10 Commerce Street
    Phone: 09 379 5902

    84% likes this, based on 48 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 11

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    149
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Nomads Fat Camel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Nomads Fat Camel

Average guest rating

6.2out of 10
Good
Based on 40 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    5.8

    Convenient location

    Very noisy with paper thin walls. Loud talking and partying till around 4 am. Very glad I brought ear plugs.

  • Couple
    6.2

    Free Snacks, options to have cheap meals, a cheap bar which didnt seem to make noise on Fri and Sat, surprisingly!

    the fact that the self catering kitchen in our apartment was not cleaned properly at all during our 4 day stay...the one tea towel and cloth (between 5 double/twin rooms) stunk and i got a throat infection from eating in there, we asked for clean ones on the second to last day and they only gave us a tea towel, no new washing up cloth! Also, there facilities were bad (tin opener, dirty, old shower, etc)

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    i like the staff at Nomads Fat Camel Backpackers and their service that they provided me and my friends, i also liked the rooms that i booked , they were big enough for me and my friends and it was very clean. love it!

  • Single
    6.6

    If you don't care about getting a good night's sleep it's a good place to stay at a good price. The staff was really friendly and helpful.

    Very noisy night life outside every day of the week till around 3 am, and till about 6 am on the weekends. There were still drunken people stumbling about at 6:15 am when I was on my way to my race. Didn't get much sleep the whole week I stayed there.

  • Group of friends
    4.2

    The idea of small appartments with rooms is nice, but if you do not like stinky rooms without windows, you'd better not go to the fat camel. Also I had a bed that missed several bars on the bottem. I rally had to lay still otherwise I would have fallen on the bed (person sleeping in it) below. I'm not too exited about the value for money at the Fat Camel.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Staff were really accommodating when we Wanted to extend our stay. Cheap and great location. Free meal at dinner time :)

    Rooms are cold and there is no daylight in the shared kitchens. A few jumpers and some candles helped!

  • Single
    8.8

    I lived here when I moved over from the UK and had so much fun. Everyone was either working and living there too or passing through as a backpacker. The dorms are set out like apartments with full cooking facilities and communal areas, clean bathrooms, good showers and comfy bunk beds. My room was spacious which was handy having such a big bag. And even as a lone traveller, heading down to the bar for my free dinner wasn't remotely intimidating as there is always soneone that will talk to you and include you in a game of killer pool! Amazing value for money and as good, if not better than other hostels in Auckland.

  • Couple
    5.4

    The bar in the Hostel was very lively and the staff very nice and available. The position is perfect for getting to the most important points of the city (Sky Tower, Haven, CDB).

    The rooms were dirty and dusty; the stink in the kitchen, in the corridors and in the rooms was caused from an insufficient clean and the no-opening windows; many rooms have no window at all. Moreover, they're really noisy because of the next door Night Club.

  • Single
    3.8

    Nothing! The room I booked was not available. They put me in a windowless room that smelled of mildew and had mold growing in the corners. I slept on the couch in the living area that was shared. I ended up getting sick for the next 4couple days or so. It was one of the worst experiences in a hotel, but being a backpacker hotel, its usual. Wont ever stay there again or any nomads!

  • Couple
    2.4

    Customer service was terrible. Our room smelt like feet/dirty washing. Other patrons were disrespectful and noisy.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    The staffs were friendly and there most hours of the day, and the location was close to city centre. It was neat that they provided snacks.

    The dorms didn't have enough cups/plates/cutlery. We had trouble with the swipe card access which locked us out of the dorm several times a day.

  • Couple
    9.6

    It was comfortable, friendly and the free snack meal was awesome.

  • Single
    4.2

    CBD location.

    Probably the grottiest backpacpackers I have ever stayed at! Broken furniture, worn out carpets cramped showers with no hooks. Paper-thin walls. No way on earth will I stay there again!

  • Single
    5.8

    moderate sized room friendly staff great location

    one bathroom shared by 6 rooms walls not thick enough - can hear even small noises in adjacent rooms

  • Single
    5.8

    Location

    The bar down stairs didn't close till 5am, was so noisy that I didn't sleep till 5am either. Never again...

How to reach hotel

hotel Nomads Fat Camel Hotel - Auckland Auckland location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

38 Fort Street, Auckland, New Zealand, 1010

Get directions
City Center
  • Auckland
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Britomart
    1400 ft
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Ima Bistro (cuisine: Israeli)
    200 ft
  • Sal's Authentic New York Pizza
    400 ft
Parks
  • Albert Park
    1500 ft
Beaches
  • Bethells Beach
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    149