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    VR Auckland City

    188 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
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    “sky tower” (136 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    I made a reservation with free cancellation and had to cancel months in advance of arrival date. The hotel charged my credit card immediately, but it took 3 weeks after I cancelled to retrieve only a partial refund. After consideration of exchange rate variations and...More

    2  Thank LynnBob14
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    we were offered a room on a last floor (i think it was 6th), but to get there you have to take an elevator to 5th floor and then walk up to the next floor by feet. It would be more or less ok if...More

    1  Thank Yulia U
    Response from VRGroup, General Manager at VR Auckland CityResponded 29 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback and please accept my sincere apologies that your experience was less than top notch. We pride ourselves in offering a high level of service. We are disappointed that we were not able to meet your...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    The apartments are very clean and contain everything you need for a long stay. The queen bed was so comfortable room serviced daily and breakfast supplied. The staff will bend over backwards to help you. They also will arrange transport to the airport at a...More

    Thank Derek S
    Response from VRGroup, General Manager at VR Auckland CityResponded 29 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, It is great to hear that you were able to take advantage of our central location and explored the City. We appreciate your feedback; it will assist us in improving our services for future guests. Please stay in touch with us and...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    Great location. Visitors to the city we soon found out the we could walk anywhere from VR. Service was efficient. Rooms not super clean, dusty and still had clothing under the bed from old guests, but we aren't too fussy, for the $$$ it was...More

    Thank CarrieEde
    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    Spacious, clean, comfortable 2 bedroom apartment. Great value for money and surprisingly quiet for the CBD. Our apartment had plenty of natural light with opening windows, the bathroom also had a washer/dryer. Easy stroll to Queen St or if you prefer a 2 min walk...More

    Thank KBNZ73
    Response from VRGroup, General Manager at VR Auckland CityResponded 29 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, It is great to hear that you were able to take advantage of our central location and explored the City. We appreciate your feedback; it will assist us in improving our services for future guests. Please stay in touch with us and...More

    Auckland City Hotel-Hobson St
    906 reviews
    #24 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    VR Queen Street
    549 reviews
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    Best Western President Hotel Auckland
    1,099 reviews
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    Scenic Hotel Auckland
    952 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #28 Luxury Hotel in Auckland
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 117
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland Region >
    • Auckland
    • Also Known As
    • Auckland City Oaks Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Oaks On Hobson ,
    • VR Auckland City New Zealand
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    3 May 2017|
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    Response from Travelbud9330 | Reviewed this property |
    Breakfast . . . Stale sandwich, horrible juice and a basic supermarket yoghurt, not worth it with so many nice places for breakfast. In fact I would never stay there again. Not nice at all.
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms are well located"
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    "City view rooms do not have balconies. Balcony rooms are located on the Hobson St side of the hotel."
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    "There is a data limit on the free wifi. The bath towels were rolled up on the bed, (I was looking for them..."
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    "Less view at the back but would definitely be quieter than rooms facing the street."
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