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Parnell City Lodge

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Taupo, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for the night for a concert and found it to be super reasonably price. We only wanted a room where we could sleep after the concert and leave the next day Parnell City Lodge gave exactly what we wanted. Our room had bed in lounge area which you pulled down and 2 singles in a bedroom. The...

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Mareeba, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would never go back to this place. Linen not fresh and clean, no room service, had to ask for more toilet rolls. Rundown room as was the whole place. Nothing like the photos on the website. Location was the only good thing about it being on Parnell Road and also buses into CBD were frequent.

1Thank morrows2
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2017

DO NOT STAY HERE! This place is a dump. Run down and stinks of cigarette smoke.The photos are false. I ended up in a windowless room full of junk furniture. It is a student hostel run by a grumpy dirty old man I first thought was a homeless person.

1Thank Mark H
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 22 January 2017

True to many comments, glad we were only to sleep and shower! Location great on the top of Parnell road location of many places to eat and shop. However first indicator was no secondary lock on door, no hangers in closet, no maid service, "free Internet" for only 30mins. Gentleman that checked us in was not very friendly and welcoming....

Thank ghfujiki
Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is the worst place I have ever stayed. Cobwebbs and spiders on the ceilings, stained carpet, duvets had marks all over them and towels were old and grey, dirty. Sheets didn't appear clean. Smoke butts in the bathroom. Microwave have food all over it. Wouldn't have stayed if anywhere else available. Wouldn't recommend.

2Thank Gayle M
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This property was booked for colleagues who were in Auckland on business for us. The photos look attractive and sell the place as did the location. It is a dump!. The rooms bear no resemblance to the photo - or were we moved? The room had not been serviced and was dirty. Sheets had been slept in; toilet paper hanging...

3Thank PacificInspector
Waikato Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

The lodge is incredibly dated, which we could deal with. But then we saw the stains, grotty marks & total lack of hygiene! We did not want to touch anything or stay in that room 1 minute longer than necessary!

1Thank Mischa H
Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2016

This has to be the worst place I have ever stayed at. It was so bad when we were shown into our room it smelt dirty and looked and smelt like a men's boarding house we just wanted to leave but I had already paid online that afternoon and couldn't afford to loose the money. We were afraid to walk...

2Thank emj52
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I am checking out after staying for just one night.There are spiders in every corner of the room. The bathroom light did not work. The first room I was offered had no windows and smelled bad. The sink in the bathroom has no pull for the plug so once it was down I could not unplug the sink, so it...

Thank lmcm862
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The room was very very basic and not clean. The bed was very uncomfortable and smelled of sweat. The receptionist wasn't friendly at all. A truly awful stay. The only recommendation is it's in a good location.

Thank mollyjac

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Auckland’s No 1 location-in the heart of historical and trendy Parnell. Stroll to 70 restaurants and cafes, boutiques, galleries, museum, 5 minutes to the city centre and in fact just a few minutes from everything. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Parnell City Lodge

Address: 400 Parnell Road, Auckland, New Zealand (Formerly Parnell Village Motor Lodge)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: $93 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Parnell City Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Parnell City Hotel Auckland Central
Parnell City Lodge Auckland, New Zealand
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“Choose a different hotel!”
morrows2, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Just do not book”
PacificInspector, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try t find one that actually has a window if you do decide to stay here, which I advise against.”
  • Bed cover stains
  • old dated room
  • Paint near bathroom window
  • Broken tap
  • Spider in corner of room
  • Wax stain down wall
lmcm862, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“My tip is DO NOT book this hotel”
Mekerei, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Any other property is better ....”
947senthilv, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
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