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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I recently visited the hotel for work purpose. Was a very good stay. Worth for the money . Good location . Staff is very friendly & helpful. Cleanliness is up to the mark. Will definitely visit again and would highly recommend.

Thank SamReva
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Me and my family stayed at Auckland city oaks during our recent visit to New Zealand. The apartments are spacious,clean and have great views.The staff is extremely helpful and efficient. The beds are very comfortable. Overall it is value for money.

Thank Leela K
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Auckland City oaks for the weekend. It is centrally located and very close to cafes and restaurants. 5 mins walk to sky tower and 20 mins walk to the waterfront. We stayed in a one bedroom apartment which had balcony and beautiful view. The apartment is well equipped and perfect for a couple. The complimentary breakfast is...

Thank Raghunath K
Sydney Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although rooms are spacious they are very dark & dull with both poor natural & artificial light. The lighting in the bathroom was particular bad. Poor quality cleaning with left over fries littering the floor near the lounge. Odd breakfast options provided in the fridge each day. Don't expect to much from a stay here.

Thank Nick D
VRGroup, Front Office Manager at Auckland City Oaks, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We thank you for taking the time to share the experience during your last stay. We pride ourselves in offering a high level of service. We are very disappointed that we were not able to meet your expectations during your stay. Please accept our sincere apologies for all the inconvenience caused and we look forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

-The room was the size of a shoe box. Me and my friend couldnt move around comfortably. -After i had already paid for parking, the staff made me pay after the stay saying it wasnt paid for. -My friend (who is of islamic background) requested egg and cheese sandwiches for breakfast, only to be surprised by HAM and cheese. -wifi...

Thank Elz H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights while on holiday in New Zealand. We had not been informed of a bond. This bond required a credit card which neither me or my partner had. We in turn had to leave a $200 cash bond leaving us with less money thab anticipated. The room was cramped and dark. Bathroom was small with...

Thank Tillie G
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked it only the night before move in. A small and tidy lobby with friendly staff in the reception. We have booked 5 rooms in total but when we checked in at 2:15pm, only 4 rooms available. The rooms are very good, the size of the rooms, tidy and clean, bright and open. Each device has 1GB free WiFi....

Thank LilyChak
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the only property we booked via Booking.com that will charge you 100%+2% surcharge at the time of booking even you booked the room 5 months before your stay. They will charge you before they send out the confirmation letter as well as the credit card authorization form. What's the point of sending the credit card authorization form if...

Thank Lollipops26
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in a two bed apartment with friends in first week November. The check-in was prompt (thanks Priyanka), the reserved parking for our rental car was welcome. The place is a very short walking distance from the Sky Tower, Waterfront and a host of casual and fine dining restaurants. The beer at Degrees was great, we had a look...

Thank Tapan S
VRGroup, Front Office Manager at Auckland City Oaks, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your praise of one of our staff members. All our team actively read Trip Advisor and Guest Feedback and it is much appreciated that you have taken the time to write good things about a particular member. Feedback really is a great driver in ensuring we as a property can keep striving...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Second time I have stay here, last time was about 5 years ago. It literally hasn't changed much. Looks a little run down, room was fine but needed some updating, carpet probably needed replacing. On the plus side and staff members I met were helpful.

Thank James D

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Auckland City Oaks

Address: Auckland City Oaks 188 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: $123 - $392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Auckland City Oaks 4.5*
Number of rooms: 117
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Also Known As:
Auckland City Oaks Hotel Auckland Central
Oaks On Hobson
Auckland City Oaks New Zealand
Hotel Style:
#28 Luxury Hotel in Auckland
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“The upper floor rooms have a view of the waterfront”
 of 5 bubbles 981tapans, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to book car parking with the apartment, otherwise you will be paying expensive inner city parking”
 of 5 bubbles samantha_pfahlert, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the higher floors...........better views!”
 of 5 bubbles , 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Look at the guest reviews and don't rely on what description they give about this place.”
  • Our view from our room of the Auckland city skyline. A bus shelter and garage across the road.
  • Our view of the city skylights from our bed.
  • This was our view of the Auckland City night lights which is different to what is described.
 of 5 bubbles AndyPakenham, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room with a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles leaandanthonyp, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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