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The Esplanade Hotel

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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29 Apr.30 Apr.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is pretty and clean (we had water view). The included breakfast which we selected was off a full breakfast off a menu, not a cheap continental. It is in walking distance of good restaurants, a grocery and liquor store. Felt like an upscale...More

Thank Daisybirk
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived the hotel had lost our booking so there was some delay whilst we negotiated a room at the hotel, which was full. The rooms are a little dated but modernising completely would lose the character the hotel undoubtedly has. Everything worked as...More

Thank merv1955
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has been our second time for this kind of function. It's proved again we've the right place and the right people. Food, people, price, atmosphere were all good. The group of 28 thoroughly enjoyed it. Thanks Emma, Kim and all who have made the...More

Thank pstango
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your kind review, We are delighted that you enjoyed the night. Please come again .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This us a wonderful place for a drink and dinner. Beautiful old building. Narina our waitress made the night. Fantastic service, slick with lots of laughs. Food was amazing!! Steak melted in the mouth. Fish fresh and tender. Nice wine. Go there! We will be...More

Thank carolynsH3502FP
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your kind review, We are delighted that you enjoyed the night. Please come again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As others have noted the Esplanade's outside tables are a pleasant place on a fine day. On a short visit to Devonport I stopped in on the way back to the ferry. The service was prompt and helpful. I enjoyed my beer and the tasty...More

Thank Gavatron07
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your kind review, We are delighted that you enjoyed the night. Please come again

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USD 136 - USD 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Tracey M
16 August 2016|
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Response from DeRiz | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus you can get from the airport to downtown Auckland pier very cheaply - runs 24 hours a day, needs no reservation, fabulous - I have used it, and only 18 NZD. Read about it @ skybus. Then you can take a short... More
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Judydub
19 June 2016|
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Response from Adrienne_sail | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be fine October can be quite chilly especially in the evening, unlikely you would want a/c at all
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"Rooms with a harbor view are nice!"
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"Get a room that faces the rear of the hotel, although the area is generally quiet at night."
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"Rooms with views also have the street noise."
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"Get a room with a view of Auckland."
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