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The Esplanade Hotel

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a quaint British Colonial styled tearoom all to ourselves for a party of 12. The food was tasty all round with a generous helping of ribs being the clear winner. We were served by delightful Narina and had a lovely evening. Didn't get...More

Thank catcullen
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your time and welcome you back

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a birthday dinner. We got a private section for our table of 12. The food was great (I had the delicious pork ribs- a very generous serving) and service by Narina was excellent. Thanks!!

Thank tristanccullen
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your time and welcome you back

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delightful, original, British Colonial styled hotel. Big bright room, good bed, excellent shower and a view across the water to Auckland. As a listed building it's shortcomings can be forgiven, slightly tired, a bit dusty and worn with some peeling wallpaper. Friendly staff and owner,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Esplanade hotel.... what a lovely old hotel. Our room was clean and had all we needed. Breakfast the next morning was fabulous and just what we expected. The only reason I marked it down was that the room must have had flooding...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We paid top dollar for the Victoria Suite to sleep off our jet lag when we first arrived in New Zealand from the US. Thoroughly enjoyed the harbor views and private balcony [once the rain let up], as well as the generous full breakfast included...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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"Rooms with views also have the street noise."
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"Get a room with a view of Auckland."
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