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Great Ponsonby Arthotel

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
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29 Jul.30 Jul.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights. Staff was really nice. Breakfast was good. Ponsonby is super cozy, a few minutes walk to pubs and restaurants. You can walk to inner city in Auckland as well but it take about 30 min. We have nothing to complain...More

Thank Mattias S
Reviewed 13 June 2018

I stayed a couple of nights, in the main building. I looked at but turned down the king size room in the building over the courtyard - it smelt musty. The room that I took was great, the staff were relaxed, friendly and helpful and...More

Thank michaelhawkins2018
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Looking at the person who wrote the review about getting rude service surprises me... But makes me think it was more a problem of the reviewer, than the hotel. As they are one of the very FEW (if not the only) to mention rude service......More

Thank Dominic F
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

The rudest service I&apos;ve ever experienced!<br> If you are to read one review, read this one! It will be worth your time! <br> <br> If you are after quality service, which you should expect from a small bed and breakfast such as this one, do...More

1  Thank Claire-Lise J
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

독특한 인테리어. 약갸 비앤비 같은 느낌인데 넓고 통풍 잘 되었어요. 첵인 시간에 비해 일찍 도착하였지만 아주 친절하게 맞이하여 마루 같은데서 웰컴드링크 편하게 마시고 쉬다가 방 준비되자마자 들어갔어요. 분위기가 편안하였고 호텔은 아니라 작은 불편들은 있었지만 환경친화적인 철학과 전반적인 상태 만족했습니다. 또한 걸을 수 있는 거리에 공립?...More

Thank Florence S
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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USD 82 - USD 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Mei L
20 October 2016|
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Response from MartinW11AKL |
They have 3 off street car parks but you can also park on the street outside
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prj2015
20 May 2016|
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Response from The_list_goes_on | Reviewed this property |
We had a palm suite, which was a steel container (they are eco friendly) and it would definitely accommodate 3 or 4 people
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"I would recommend booking outside of the main building, if that is available."
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"ask for the biggest and best room in the main hotel/house"
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"Stayed in Rm 4 & liked it - private deck into garden. Not super large though if you have a number of..."
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"Balcony rooms were excellent"
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