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    VR Auckland City

    188 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good40%
    • Average24%
    • Poor7%
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    “sky tower” (135 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Auckland City Hotel-Hobson St
    899 reviews
    #23 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
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    1 - 5 of 1,016 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    After travelling New Zealand in a camper for 16 days, I could not wait to sleep in a bed not on wheels. I got a standard room but it was surprisingly exceeded my expectations. It was quite spacious and suited me and my partner for...More

    Thank Marian Y
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a two bed apartment, it was clean and functional. It was compact but enough space to all sit and have a cup of tea. Location is ok and staff helpful, you can leave your luggage if you are early for check in/want to...More

    1  Thank Alice S
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Only a one night stay. I had reserved parking and got a reply to say ok but needed to park somewhere first as couldn't access carpark until after check-in. There are three small short term parks outside but all were full so managed a space...More

    1  Thank KingsCross2011
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    Nice location to explore Queen St. I found the suite to be very worn out with the carpet stained and coming up in places. The bedside, wall monted lamps were literally 5 feet away from our heads so were utterly useless. They had wall moounted...More

    Thank H D
    Response from VRGroup, General Manager at VR Auckland CityResponded 20 June 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 2 June 2017

    To set expectations, we were traveling in a group of 6 and had to split into 2 rooms, and we booked the 2 bedroom apartments with kitchenette and washer for 3 nights. Areas that we liked: > Good location - walking distance to convenience stores,...More

    1  Thank tpl2009
    Response from VRGroup, General Manager at VR Auckland CityResponded 20 June 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your feedback!! We greatly appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us. It is a pleasure to read through your positive comments and we are so pleased that you enjoyed the facilities and services...More

    Auckland City Hotel-Hobson St
    899 reviews
    #23 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    Best Western President Hotel Auckland
    1,087 reviews
    #28 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    VR Queen Street
    546 reviews
    #20 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    Scenic Hotel Auckland
    950 reviews
    #22 of 67 hotels in Auckland
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #27 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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    sharpette
    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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    26 April 2017|
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    Response from Deepak K | Reviewed this property |
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    16 December 2016|
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    Response from 54cmp | Reviewed this property |
    Limited onsite parking
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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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