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Shakespeare Tavern & Hotel

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1898 was the birth of the Shakespeare Hotel and ever since then it has been serving New Zealanders and travelers from around the globe with warm hospitality and wonderful flavours in food being New Zealand's More first Brewpub, with our own crafted beer, handcrafted from one of New Zealand's award winning Brewers and a mix of local NZ beers. The Location of the Hotel is excellent bang in the middle of Auckland City so close to all transport with buses, ferrys etc within a few hundred meters. The accommodation consists of 10 rooms which are basic with an en-suite and the beds are comfortable. This is not your typical boring hotel. The Shakespeare oozes character and if you are afraid of walking up a few stairs then probably not the place to stay. Each room is different and the rooms on the top floor are more modern than the lower floor. The Terrace Restaurant offers a great mix of cuisine, live music out on the al fresco dining deck overlooking the city every Friday. We are not 5 star in terms of accommodation but we are definitely 5 stars in a good quality Kiwi experience...we look forward to having you as our guests.... Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$77 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shakespeare Tavern Hotel Auckland Central
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Shakespeare Tavern And Hotel
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Shakespeare Tavern & Hotel Auckland, New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Auckland Central
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All reviews flights of stairs new zealand albert street fantastic location the ground floor bit dated first floor bed was comfortable long flight auckland cbd
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First off, let me preface this by saying I have only been here once (in 2002). My wife and I were in transit to Christchurch and had a 24 hour layover in Auckland. I took a stroll and popped in for a pint and attempted...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This place was listed as best pub food in Auckland in Urbanspoon but we found the food to be disappointing. The ribs were tough, under cooked and hadn’t been cooked in any sauce - they just had sauce smothered on top. The cheeseburger was nothing...More

Thank DiggiesM
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Hotel with a charm. Although my room was small, it was still quite peasant, however the whole hotel in a desperate need of refurbishing. It looks tired and worn out. On a positive side, the restaurant is nice, with nice food and home browed beer....More

Thank Vojko G
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

My friends and I stayed here for 1 night as we had a concert near by. It was ideal for what we needed, beds were comfortable and location was perfect. My only complaints would be the shower, when trying to adjust the height it would...More

Thank holliea257
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Shakespeare Hotel is actually nice and comfortable. Nice bed, clean room. Hot water when needed. Restaurant serves good food. Bar is nice. Special mention to Aston who is The Man. He takes great care of us. Very friendly to the customers. He goes out of...More

Thank Just L
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CamW123
28 July 2016|
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Response from MTCanuk | Reviewed this property |
It's fairly close! But we took a taxi to the pier!
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dorothylyn
4 July 2015|
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Response from rzman | Reviewed this property |
There are no rooms except the 3rd and 4th floors and there is no elevator.
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19 September 2014|
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Response from pongo56 | Reviewed this property |
I parked a car overnight in a nearby multi storey carpark. I had read bad reports of the Wilson group of car parks (in addition to locals warning me off!) so I used the one that you access through a hotel (struggling to... More
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