Vr Auckland City Hotel

188 Hobson Street, Auckland, New Zealand  show map
 4 stars
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Vr Auckland City Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The comfortable 4-star Auckland City Oaks Hotel offers a spacious accommodation in a beach area of Auckland. The building was renovated in 2012.

A short walk will take you to Aotea Centre, Vulcan Lane and Auckland Zoo in 5 minutes. Auckland City Oaks Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Auckland.

Aside from using a photocopier, a meeting room and a copier on-site, guests can take advantage of convention centers and trade fairs nearby.

Auckland City Oaks Hotel can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Auckland International airport.

Rooms

This property has 110 guestrooms including Spacious Two-Bedroom Apartment, Family Two-Bedroom Double Room and Classic One-Bedroom Room appointed with flat-screen TV, individual climate control, a living area, a DVD player and a writing desk. A shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer can be found in all bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

A free continental breakfast is served daily.

Services

Guests will enjoy using car rentals when exploring the sites of Auckland.

Relax

Parents will find child care and cribs for their children on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at NZD 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   110.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking hob
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of NZD 20 per person per night in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

188 Hobson Street, Auckland, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Auckland
    500 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Auckland Art Gallery
    600 m
  • Britomart
    1.2 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Straits Cafe (cuisine: International, New Zealand)
    150 m
  • Giapo Ice Cream & Research Kitchen (cuisine: Kosher, New Zealand)
    390 m
Beaches
  • Bethells Beach
    570 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    110

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Classic One-Bedroom Room
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          One-Bedroom Apartment
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          Size: 36 m²
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            Two-Bedroom Apartment
            Size: 50 m²
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                    Executive One-Bedroom Apartment
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                    Size: 42 m²
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                      How to reach hotel

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                      Hotel Address:

                      188 Hobson Street, Auckland, New Zealand

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Auckland
                        500 m
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Auckland Art Gallery
                        600 m
                      • Britomart
                        1.2 km
                      • Bus stop
                        100 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Straits Cafe (cuisine: International, New Zealand)
                        150 m
                      • Giapo Ice Cream & Research Kitchen (cuisine: Kosher, New Zealand)
                        390 m
                      Beaches
                      • Bethells Beach
                        570 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  2 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  10 am
                      • Year renovated:
                        2012
                      • Number of floors:
                        8
                      • Number of rooms:
                        110

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                      What's nearby

                      Tourist attractions

                      • Aotea Centre - 200 m
                      • Auckland Town Hall - 300 m

                      Popular areas

                      • City Center - 400 m

                      Places of interest

                      • Auckland Council - 100 m
                      • Central City Library - 400 m
                      • NIWA – National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research - 400 m
                      • SKYCITY Entertainment Group - 400 m
                      • Westpac New Zealand - 400 m
                      • ASB Bank Limited - 400 m
                      • Carter Holt Harvey Limited - 400 m
                      • ANZ Viaduct Events Centre - 400 m
                      • Fonterra Co-op Group - 400 m
                      • OCS New Zealand - 400 m
                      • Fletcher Construction Company Limited - 400 m
                      • Air New Zealand Limited - 400 m
                      • Landcare Research - 400 m
                      • ESR – Institute of Environmental Science and Research - 400 m
                      • Bruce Mason Centre - 400 m
                      • IAG New Zealand - 400 m
                      • Auckland District Court - 600 m
                      • The University of Auckland - 800 m

                      Train stations

                      • Auckland Art Gallery - 500 m

                      Convention centers

                      • The Civic - 100 m
                      • Aotea Square - 200 m
                      • SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre - 300 m
                      • ASB Showgrounds - 1.0 km
                      • Viaduct Harbour - 1.1 km

                      Monuments and Landmarks

                      • K Road - 700 m
                      • Skytower - 800 m

                      Business areas

                      • Victoria Park Market - 700 m

                      Local attractions

                      • Parnell - 1.7 km
                        Parnell Road, Auckland Central
                      • Auckland Harbour Bridge - 2.1 km
                        Curran St, Auckland Central
                      • Holy Trinity Cathedral - 2.5 km
                        St. Stephen's House, Auckland Central
                      • Auckland Museum - 1.8 km
                        Domain Dr, Auckland Central
                      • Parnell Rose Gardens - 2.3 km
                        Gladstone and Judges Bay Rds., Auckland Central

                      Near the hotel

                      • Auckland Town Hall - 110 m
                        Aotea Square, Auckland Central
                      • Ponsonby - 240 m
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                      • Odyssey Sensory Maze - 380 m
                        291-297 Queen Street, Auckland Central
                      • Bethells Beach - 570 m
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                      • Cathedral Church of St. Mary - 200 m
                        Parnell Rd. and St. Stephen's Ave., Auckland Central
                      • Sky Tower - 480 m
                        Corner Victoria and Federal Sts, Auckland Central
                      • Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki - 530 m
                        Corner Kitchener and Wellesley Streets, Auckland Central

                      Restaurants nearby

                      • Straits Cafe - 150 m

                        Address: 71 Mayoral Drive Cnr Vincent Street
                        Phone: 09 3663000

                        82% likes this, based on 30 reviews
                        Cuisine: International, New Zealand

                      • Tony's The Original Restaurant - 330 m

                        Address: 27 Wellesley St
                        Phone: 373-4196

                        70% likes this, based on 162 reviews

                      • Moonsoon Poon - 300 m

                        Address: Lower Hobson Street

                        67% likes this, based on 62 reviews

                      • Giapo Ice Cream & Research Kitchen - 390 m

                        Address: 279 Queen Street
                        Phone: 095503677

                        81% likes this, based on 237 reviews
                        Cuisine: Kosher, New Zealand
                        Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 4

                      • Food Truck Garage - 290 m

                        Address: 90 Wellesley St
                        Phone: 64099732305

                        62% likes this, based on 40 reviews
                        Cuisine: New Zealand

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  2 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  10 am
                      • Year renovated:
                        2012
                      • Number of floors:
                        8
                      • Number of rooms:
                        110

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                      Vr Auckland City Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Vr Auckland City

                      Average guest rating

                      8.0out of 10
                      Fabulous
                      Based on 865 reviews

                      Guest reviews

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        I made this booking for our friends as part of their engagement gift, they loved it!!!, They said is was soooo nice they wanted to shift in lol. They had a blast. Very close to Family Bar.

                      • Group of friends
                        7.4

                        The bed, bathroom and lounge area were comfortable and there was no noise from neighbouring rooms.

                        The breakfast was poor, low quality ingredients and not enough. The staff at the desk took 3 days to refund an amount mistakenly deducted from my account. While there was double glazing the room remained noisy from outside noise, however we were at the front beside the police station. Oters we knew had quieter rooms.

                      • Family with children
                        10.0

                        It was very central, clean and tidy and modern. Had a wonderfully equipped kitchen which was superb.

                      • Group of friends
                        8.8

                        Friendly helpful staff. Spacious 2 bedroom unit. Balcony. Handy parking below hotel. Short walk to Queen St, movies, etc. Modern

                        We could hear quite loud footsteps from guests in floor above in the middle of the night.

                      • Family with children
                        7.8

                        The location was perfect for us and as a family of five the two completely seperate bedrooms was great. We thought it was an excellent price.

                      • Family with children
                        8.2

                        Went to Disney on Ice and the Casino and had a wander around the area

                        The lack of parking is an issue

                      • Single
                        7.4

                        I feel it needed to state that you had to pay for parking, other than that a found the hotel really nice and would stay again.

                      • Group of friends
                        10.0

                        It was convenient and really nice for the price very affordable.

                      • Single
                        7.4

                        Good sized room, well serviced, flat screen tv

                        Very inadequate 'continental' breakfast (no choice offered) , air duct filter was solid with dust and not cleaned despite informing the front desk, internet connection was poorly explained and the option I was given was patently inappropriate. There was quite a bit of noise from the room above but probably this was due to lack of noise protection rather than boisterous tenants

                      • Couple
                        7.0

                        Very helpful staff. Good location. Reasonably priced.

                        Hotel was incredibly hot & stuffy. The aircon in the room did not work at all. Despite being mid July we were very uncomfortable due to the heat. When I looked at the filter to the aircon intake it was blocked solid with thick dust etc. This is the second time we've stayed here, both rooms had this problem.

                      • Family with children
                        9.2

                        Close to the city, bigger rooms for a family visit.Had a great stay, will be back!

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        We really liked the staff who were always friendly and obliging. We also liked the hotel itself, the layout of the rooms and it's location in relation to the city centre.

                        The only shortcoming was that the room was very warm and circulation was limited. Opening the windows and door onto the balcony was very noisy so was not really a solution.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        Good deals via the internet website, and the on-site parking.

                      • Couple
                        7.4

                        Great location, clean and comfortable rooms, with good facilities....reasonably quiet for being in the middle of the city...GREAT Shower!!!! The 'free breakfast' consists of a fruit bun, yoghurt,juice,muesli bar,fruit....a nice 'snack' really....

                        Room service just let themselves in when I was sleeping to service the room, even though I hadnt put sign on door outside to do that...It felt a bit invasive when that happened...they put the dishwasher on with about 4 items in it! Didnt feel this was needed at all and such a waste of energy! Am passing this onto them.....otherwise all good!

                      • Family with children
                        10.0

                        Our arrival from Auckland airport to the hotel was $35, we thought that was the cheapest taxi. We were greeted by freindly well presented staff, At the time we turned up there were renovations going on, which wasnt a big concern for us. Staff explained clearly what was going on. Staff also clearly stated that during our stay that we could call on them at anytime, in which we did and they responsed very well. Auckland City Oaks is central to shopping, food courts, sky city,. We are a family of four and the kidz loved it, by the time we had finished our daily activites each day it was like coming home comforable and relaxing, we slept well and we wanted to stay another night, however it would have costed more for our flights back. We highly reccomend Auckland City Oaks to any family that would be thinking of staying in Auckland, Nga mihi ki a koutou nga kaimahi o Auckland City Oaks Hotel.

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Vr Auckland City Hotel Auckland location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      188 Hobson Street, Auckland, New Zealand

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Auckland
                        500 m
                      Airports
                      Train Stations
                      • Auckland Art Gallery
                        600 m
                      • Britomart
                        1.2 km
                      • Bus stop
                        100 m
                      Restaurants
                      • Straits Cafe (cuisine: International, New Zealand)
                        150 m
                      • Giapo Ice Cream & Research Kitchen (cuisine: Kosher, New Zealand)
                        390 m
                      Beaches
                      • Bethells Beach
                        570 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  2 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  10 am
                      • Year renovated:
                        2012
                      • Number of floors:
                        8
                      • Number of rooms:
                        110

                      Hotel Awards

                      New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAucklandVr Auckland City

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Family Hotels in New Zealand

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