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    The Esplanade Hotel

    1 Victoria Road, Devonport, Auckland 0624, New Zealand
    011 64 9-887 9291
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    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    Booked a High Tea for 3 during a weekend in June. Arrived on time to be told that no High Tea available. They had made a mistake in booking, can we come back in 3 hours!! Totally ruined our special occasion. Not the first time...More

    Thank rocmax71
    Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 10 September 2017

    Many thanks for your revie. I am sorry about the mixup over the High Tea. High Teas are made to order to ensure absolute freshness. Our booking showed that it was for afternoon tea and not high tea. In addition, I am perplexed by the...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Had a great night at The Esplanade. The staff are courteous and friendly. The room was adequately furnished and the hotel had a good historical feel and connection to it. The pub and dining areas were quaint and the lounge area in the pub featured...More

    Thank Peter K
    Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 9 September 2017

    Hi and many thanks for your review. I am pleased that you had an enjoyable stay here. The building is well over 100 years old which is charming but the age does mean that we have a constant ongoing maintenance and refurbishing schedule. So, hopefully...More

    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    Whist in Auckland we decided to jump on a ferry and head to Devonport for Lunch. The Esplanade Hotel is the first place you see and is well worth a visit. Lunch by the fire in the old bar was Sensational. Service and Food were...More

    Thank hgrundell
    Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 9 September 2017

    Hi and many thanks for your review. I am pleased that you had an enjoyable time here. The building is well over 100 years old which is charming. The menu is deliberately targetted at the local, substantial and low cost. And, the fire does encourage...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    Ordered the steak meal, about $30, asked for well done steak, it was over cooked and tough, very small piece for the price and not many veg...... we had rung and asked for a table by the door in the porch area, staff said they...More

    Thank WILDscONE
    Response from Front Office M, Owner at The Esplanade HotelResponded 5 June 2017

    Hi, I am sorry that this happened to you, its not good enough. I hope you have abetter experience next time.

    Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

    Had a lovely one night stay at the Esplande hotel. Room was slightly on the small side but well furnished and clean. The bed was a little on the soft side. The extra large bathroom made up for the smaller sized bed room. I hate...More

    Thank lozza_3
    Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 5 June 2017

    Many thanks for your response. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. We have about 5 categories of rooms but are quite full most of the time so the smaller one might have been all that was available for your booking. Hopefully you will return...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Free Parking
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    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$122 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    Tracey M
    16 August 2016|
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    Response from DeRiz | Reviewed this property |
    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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    Response from Adrienne_sail | Reviewed this property |
    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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    "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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    "Ask for a sea view, however I would imagine these could be noisy over weekends with the pub just below."
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