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The Esplanade Hotel

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

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 12 April 2018

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

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

The staff was friendly and accommodating. The room quaint and comfortable. No AC during warmer months could be a bit uncomfortable. The location in charming Devonport is almost perfect with many shops, eateries and several galleries nearby. Just across the street is the 15 minute...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

If you want to stay in Auckland but don't want the rush and tall buildings etc, stay right here. Catch a ferry over to the city anytime you like. Lovely rooms with lots of space, comfy beds and amenities. We stayed in Victoria Suite and...More

Thank nhoji1512
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 12 April 2018

Many thanks for your kind review, We are delighted that you enjoyed the night. Please come again. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip.

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Stayed for two nights. It was hot and there was no air conditioning and poor ventilation. The result was we had to keep our windows open and the noise from the street below kept us awake until late and we were woken early by the...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Very central hotel, 2 minutes walk to Ferry which takes you to Auckland City. Even though Hotel is old, it has a lovely atmosphere about it. The bedroom was small but comfortable, bathroom was huge. Breakfast was delicious, cooked to order only criticism would be...More

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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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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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