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The Esplanade Hotel

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Three old friends caught up in the bar for an after work drink. Quiet ti start with then filled with commuters but still maintained a good atmosphere. Friendly service and a good selection if beers. This will be a must return to bar for us.

Thank swampykevin
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 13 November 2017

Many thanks for your kind review, we really appreciate your feedback and am pleased you enjoyed your time here. cheers Grant

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Spent 2 nights at the esplanade in Devonport such an awesome spot right on the Waitemata harbour views to Auckland and rangitoto. The food and service was excellent and the room perfect for the views and watching the world go by.

Thank Shazza252015
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 13 November 2017

Many thanks for your kind review, we really appreciate your feedback and am pleased you enjoyed your time here. cheers Grant

Reviewed 23 September 2017

Stayed at this establishment for one night in September 2017. Was given a room that had a leaking radiator heater the carpet beside the radiator was wet and rotten around the leak the smell in room was horrendous had to sleep with window wide open....More

Thank dawndebenham
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 13 November 2017

Many thanks for your review. Unfortunately, you had stayed right after we had a nasty flood (following some roof work that has now been rectified) and we were awaiting the assessor prior to repairs. I thought we explained this. I recall we moved you into...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

IMO it is a little over priced for the type of accomodation, it does have a lot of character however it is a bit dated and showing its age. My room only had 1/2 of the window netting as the other half was missing, looks...More

Thank Shane N
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

It was our last day in New Zealand, and we drove from Auckland CBD to Devonport. The journey was only around 20 minutes. We parked our car and wanted to find a place for breakfast, and there it was, the Esplanade Hotel, standing right opposite...More

Thank Douglas H
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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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