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Pub food is traditionally "hit and miss" but the Esplanade Hotel is definitely a "hit!"
Tried the Mussels and Chips between Christmas and New Year.
Wow, what a delicious surprise!
The bucket of Mussels was huge and more than enough to satisfy two hungry seafood...More
Caught the ferry over from the Auckland CBD to Devonport to check out the village atmosphere. Looked around the shops and then decided to have lunch at the Esplanade Hotel.
Apparently built around the 1900's it has a number of period features including high pressed...More
The hotel is well situated for the ferry to Auckland and immediately adjacent to a pleasant park. At lunchtime on a cool day, this was just what we needed. Initially we pulled some tables together outside to review the menu which included some tasty snacks....More
We booked a Flagstaff Room via a booking platform and checked the hotels website -- from the reviews and website impression we thought to stay at a classy hotel.
That was not the case -- we got a room where the only clean thing seemed...More
Thank Frank S
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 19 December 2016
Many thanks for your review. The room you booked was the cheapest one in the hotel and so it is the smallest. The outside is a disused fire escape which is still attached and is not for use. Most of the fire escapes had been...More
Despite Central Devonport having been transformed into a miniature Hong Kong-style construction hub, I had a really good stay here again recently. It was the elevated quality of the staff which made all the difference. We experienced very friendly greetings at the Reception Desk and...More
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US$122 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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